My Cinnamon Trust

Before I owned dogs myself I looked after cats that would not have appreciated my bringing hounds into the house. The answer to my hankering for spending more time with dogs was to volunteer for the Cinnamon Trust.

I still volunteer for the Trust to this day and here are a few stories of the dogs and people that I have helped. Check out the Bookmark link to the Cinnamon trust to find out about volunteering.

Jasper loses his best friend

Jasper loses his best friend

Jasper & Tia were inseparable. Two Blenheim Cavalier King Charles spaniels, who were the perfect partners-in-crime, made my walks both fun and frustrating. On walks, I had no coupler to help me unravel their leads as they twisted and turned, snuffling everything in their path. Fun loving, cheeky and demanding – they were a comical pair to watch. Both dogs would, however, go… Read more →

Bobbie the Westie

Bobbie the Westie

Bobby the Westie needed a walk as his elderly owner could no longer meet his needs. Not only that, he needed ear and eye medication on a regular basis but was very snappy and tried to bite anyone that put their hands near his face. His ears must have been very sore and infected as they were swollen inside. I… Read more →

Jacob decimates the ball

Jacob decimates the ball

Jacob was my first Cinnamon Trust love. He was an ex-guide dog black Labrador with impeccable manners and a tendency to over-eat (of course). His obesity was the reason I was asked to help take him out for walks as his owner suffered from a debilitating condition and could no longer take him. On one of our usual walks Jacob picked… Read more →