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I had the pleasure of talking with Nikki & stroking her delightful guide dog Rita a few weeks ago at ER. I often hear Rita barking in the distance at away games. Nikki travels to aways with the Fullerton branch

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1964white wrote: Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:38 pm I had the pleasure of talking with Nikki & stroking her delightful guide dog Rita a few weeks ago at ER. I often hear Rita barking in the distance at away games. Nikki travels to aways with the Fullerton branch

Wow 64, that's had me in tears :cry: .... what a brilliant piece of footage
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Jill & I were in tears too :cry:
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I could well understand that Leon
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I don't think we have many doggie fans on here :(
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1964white wrote: Thu Dec 12, 2019 10:48 am I don't think we have many doggie fans on here :(
We have lots of cat lovers 64, including me who's lived with both cats and dogs....
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whiteswan wrote: Thu Dec 12, 2019 5:01 pm We have lots of cat lovers 64, including me who's lived with both cats and dogs....
Cats & dogs relate to me, it's how you react & talk to them. I love horses too :horse:

I know I'll get hammered for this but animals are far more loving & loyal than the human race
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Lovely to watch .
Wish both a very Beautiful & special time together this Christmas.
Such a warm and inspiring piece of film.
Well done all. MOT.
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Very moving Paddy

I'm always amazed how someone like Nikki with her disability finds the energy, effort & commitment supporting Leeds at every home & away game. We have a chap on our coach who is severely handicapped & struggles to walk but rarely misses a Leeds game. Unbelievable support!
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All dogs are we :love:
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1964white wrote: Thu Dec 12, 2019 10:48 am I don't think we have many doggie fans on here :(
I'd be lost without my little one. A very heartwarming video. I love guide dogs.
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Gandalf wrote: Sun Dec 15, 2019 8:32 pm I'd be lost without my little one. A very heartwarming video. I love guide dogs.
What breed is your little one Gandi ?
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1964white wrote: Sun Dec 15, 2019 9:32 pm What breed is your little one Gandi ?
Cockapoo - she is a little beauty. RE guide dogs, I always ask blind people with one, if I can pet it. Which normally ends up with a short conversation. It is only then you realise how reliant on them they are.
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Gandalf wrote: Sun Dec 15, 2019 11:32 pm Cockapoo - she is a little beauty. RE guide dogs, I always ask blind people with one, if I can pet it. Which normally ends up with a short conversation. It is only then you realise how reliant on them they are.
One of my clients has two cockapoos, they are gorgeous little dogs :tup:
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Lovely bit of film that, truly heartwarming.

Definite dog lover here, have a 6 yr old Staffy called Maisie who we rescued in the summer. Wouldn't be without her, she has completed our family. Loving, loyal but feisty as f**k!! :love:
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lufc1304 wrote: Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:07 am Lovely bit of film that, truly heartwarming.

Definite dog lover here, have a 6 yr old Staffy called Maisie who we rescued in the summer. Wouldn't be without her, she has completed our family. Loving, loyal but feisty as f**k!! :love:
Lovely to hear Nick, great for Ruby I suspect

We rescued Casper, well he found us & he definitely landed on his paws, initially cost me over £400 veterinary fees after a couple of accidents with barbed-wire but now he's like the king of the castle, loves the comforts of indoor life, full of love bless him :moggy:

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1964white wrote: Mon Dec 16, 2019 10:48 am Lovely to hear Nick, great for Ruby I suspect

We rescued Casper, well he found us & he definitely landed on his paws, initially cost me over £400 veterinary fees after a couple of accidents with barbed-wire but now he's like the king of the castle, loves the comforts of indoor life, full of love bless him :moggy:

A home is not a home without a pet
Ruby absolutely adores her, they roll about the floor together and Maisie sleeps on her bed half the time.

We had a cat adopt us a few years back, she was sadly knocked down and killed. If I lived in the country, I'd have a menagerie of animals. You're right, no home should be without a pet
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Nikki leading the team out with Rita the dog getting recognition of her fantastic support of Leeds United before her recent retirement.


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Great photo Leon.....
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lufc1304 wrote: Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:07 am Lovely bit of film that, truly heartwarming.

. Loving, loyal but feisty as f**k!! :love:
Mines exactly the same she's called yes dear

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