Time Out!

By |November 2nd, 2013|

You’ve all heard the express ‘time is a great healer’ and I saw this wonderful poem by Mark Allen (in Belfast):

They […]

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Not my decision

By |October 6th, 2013|

It is with sadness that I have to thank you all for your incredible support and understanding, as we’ve gone through this period.

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White to Pink in a matter of minutes …

By |September 29th, 2013|

Friday was one of the most difficult days of my life!  It became what we believed was ‘decision day’.

My partner, R […]

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Helpless not Hopeless?

By |September 21st, 2013|

After writing last week’s article – Challenging!- I began to feel that I could deal with the emotions that were very close to the […]


By |September 14th, 2013|

Today is one of those days when you truly feel helpless!

For the past 10-days we’ve been fighting to save Smudge’s life. […]

Up … Down … Up … Down

By |August 31st, 2013|

I’ve just realised that there haven’t been any updates about Smudge since April.  Yesterday eleven months ago we found him crouched down outside […]

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By |April 14th, 2013|

Corners!  Who’d have them?

The last couple of months have been fabulous, worrying, interesting, and enlightening. 

Smudge’s 4-wheel drive still isn’t working (Mischief! Minx!); but after six […]

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Wow! Wouldn’t that be incredible …

By |March 22nd, 2013|

I was sitting publishing last week’s magazine when my partner (R) exclaimed! I went over to his computer to discover that at least two of […]

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Mischief! Minx!

By |February 2nd, 2013|

Corners! Steps! We are taking them all at a rush!

I sat quietly this morning watching Smudge rush around! 
Stitches still in his right eye!
Nothing to stop […]

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Awakened Soul!

By |January 24th, 2013|

The article ‘The Squirrel and a Soldier’ brought home some true feelings about abandoned animals. Smudge has just undergone his second operation! He is at […]

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