Imagine for a moment what its like for an elderly person with pets to care for. Your husband died last year and your daughter and her family live interstate. You’ve been quite independent up till now, but you had a fall and need a hip replacement.
Your main companion is a little Jack Russell, let’s call him Zippy, he’s a little old now himself, prefers a snuggle by the heater to chasing butterflies, but still likes his daily outing to the shops and the park.
How do you care for Zippy when you can’t take him for walks anymore, you … Read the rest