Karl's corner

Old Pets on the Block Date: September 28, 2021

This week here at SLVC we were kindly given a mention on another blog. And not just any blog – oh no, this is the blog of the most senior feline in our care, Ollie the cat (AKA Mr Ollie). Ollie is 25 years old and – let’s face it – a bit of a […]

A Heart Warming Letter. Date: September 23, 2021

This letter made me feel lovely and warm inside so I wanted to share it (after getting Jane’s permission). Dear Karl I have been meaning to write to you for ages. I knew this would be hard to write and more than a few tears have been shed writing it! From the bottom of my […]

Two’s Company: Pet Friendships Date: September 14, 2021

The other day, as I watched Poppy and Betty racing around together on their walk, I thought how nice it was for each of them to have a playmate. Yes, they have moments where they get on each other’s nerves (don’t we all!) but for the most part, they’re best buds. It was, for a […]