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  1. Doug Kerr

    Meet Chloe

    I know many of you recall my posting about the sad death about a month ago of our precious dog Isabel, who succumbed to lymphoma. She had been a wonderful friend, especially to Carla during her recovery from cancer surgery and the ensuing punishing course of chemotherapy. We realized how much...
  2. Doug Kerr

    Goodbye, Isabel

    I didn't inform you about this at the time as it was too painful to write about it. (It still is!) Our precious dog, Isabel, died through euthanasia on May 31, 2022. She had been diagnosed only a few weeks earlier with lymphoma, and it quickly spread through her whole body. Isabel was...
  3. Paul Iddon

    Bilbo Baggins Cat

    Our cat is called Bilbo. The vet loves his name. He is a daft cat - doesn't like you going to pick him up, but will happily come to you as you're trying to get to sleep at night, or stay asleep in a morning! He occasionally gets into a nice photo though... Here is was when he was a playful...
  4. M

    Dog Park

    The dog in the foreground is Sammee. Her former dwelling was a northern reserve. She was most likely part of in feral pack. Her life owes to a humane policeman that couldn't bear to shoot a young pregnant dog during a periodic cull. She had three pups after arrival at the rescue centre. The vet...
  5. D

    Fashion shoot with a chaweenie aka testing a ringlite

    Meet Gremmie.