Newspaper article The Observer (Gladstone, Australia)

'She Gives Me Motivation'; New Lease on Life for Pup's Owner

Newspaper article The Observer (Gladstone, Australia)

'She Gives Me Motivation'; New Lease on Life for Pup's Owner

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Byline: LAURA McKEE Dogs

SHE may wake up at 5.30am, chase her tail around and lick your feet, but Alex is the best thing that has happened to Bianca Jade.

The four-month-old miniature foxy cross Jack Russell is a little black-and-white bundle of joy.

Ms Jade bought Alex from the RSPCA and has thoroughly enjoyed getting to know her pup, who has five siblings.

"She was just plonked on my lap so I thought, I will have this one," she said.

"She's awesome and unbelievably intelligent.

"She's not all that needy and I like how she can be alone because I cannot physically give her play time."

Alex loves going for rides on Ms Jade's mobility scooter, which she uses for transport.

"I take her for rides on the river and she just sits on the floor and cruises around," she laughed.

Having the responsibility of a dog is also something Ms Jade is new to, but a challenge she is liking so far. …

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