Sunday 25 February 2018

My Pet: Ned's mission to heal a broken heart

Ned, or affectionately known as 'Nedders'
Ned, or affectionately known as 'Nedders'

Helen Smyth

Hello, my name is Ned and this is my journey.

I departed my biological canine parents at the tender age of seven weeks - a cute ball of fluff but flea-ridden and very sore - to begin my life with my forever family.

It was all a bit frightening. After a long car journey, I cried for the first two nights but my mammy put a hot water bottle under my bed and left a clock ticking.

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