from Malva: We’ve written before on the positive impact of animals – particularly for someone on the spectrum.
https://benjaminbreakingbarriers.wordpress.com/2015/11/09/parrot-parent/ And since our two dogs and two cats (beloved companions of many years) have passed on, we’ve been living with a gapingly empty heart-place that calls to be filled.
Yes, Benjamin has his sweet bird, but there’s nothing quite like furry mammals! And since we currently want the freedom to travel without making animal-arrangements, I’ve started a new venture: I’m insured for pet-sitting as well as pet-boarding at our home! It’s a perfect solution. We love having our four-legged guests, love getting to know such varied breeds, mixes, and personalities, love the cuddling, snuggling, playing…and the peaceful snoring sounds that currently accompany me as I write!
I also love capturing their personalities in quick Iphone images…below are some favorite shots: