Here's a thing you don't see very day: having cached our skis at the high point on the Piz Buin last week, we were scrambling up the initial section when we encountered a large poodle being walked down from the summit having negotiated the crux pitch!
In the words of the great Frank Zappa:
Now a long time ago, the poodle used to be a very attractive dog. The poodle had hair evenly distributed all over its small piquant canine type BODY. That's the way it used to be, the poodle used to be a regular looking dog. You know it's true, I guess you do too.
Anyway listen, check this out. The poodle used to look good, you know the regular dogs that used to hang out in the neighbourhood looked at the poodle, didn't think anything of it. You know, they didn't use to make fun of it in the