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RIP Lily

Returning from my Everest Base Camp trip late last night to be told my lovely cat Lily was hit by a car and killed pretty much made my already dwindling mood worsen somewhat. A tribute to Lily Bop, who battled through being diagnosed with FIV and had a second chance of life following her rescue […]

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Positive FIV cat (Feline immunodeficiency virus) – What next?

These past few weeks Lily, my rescue cat has been noticeably off colour, she’s been very quiet and off her food.  I first noticed about 3 weeks ago, and decided she ought to go see the vets that day.  The vet examined Lily and found that she had lost a bit of weight since her […]

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Meet the new dog….Monty!

Well, as my ‘about me‘ stated, I am working on getting a 2nd dog….well work no more, meet Monty! He’s an 11 week old black labrador, offered to us from a close friend, he’s very laid back generally and has settled into the family really quickly.  He is however trying to find his place in […]

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Meet the Cats!

I’ve already introduced you to the mad Poppy, now let me introduce you to my 4 cats.. The oldest is Marley, he’s a long-haired tabby and 9 years old, he’s incredibly vocal and very dribbly when having some fuss.  He also has a violent streak, if you dare stroke him beneath the neck area, then […]

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Meet the Popster!

This is my lovely but ever so crazy dog Poppy, she’s 2 years old and a Golden Labrador, she;ll no doubt feature heavily in this blog as she’s always getting up to some mischief! Needless to say, she’s amazing with the kids, they jump all over her and she very rarely gets annoyed with them […]

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