PTW Challenge - Animal Antics

Wednesday, 13 May 2009
We've certainly had a few "animal antics" in our house the last couple of days! The vets confirmed that Bozzy does have an over-active thyroid and will need medication for the rest of his life. They also think he's got a slight infection so have given us 5 days on antibiotics to administer. How difficult could it be to give two little tablets twice a day?!?! Very difficult when that little man doesn't want to open his mouth!!! We tried hiding them in food, whipped cream, chicken, but he just eats the food and spits them out! I hate upsetting him, but he has to have them otherwise he will become very ill. Hopefully it will get easier with time.

This weeks challenge over at Papertake Weekly is Animal Antics. Your card, or project should include an animal of some sorts. This card was made for my best friend, Lorna's twin sister and I thought I would enter into the challenge. One of my new PB stamps that I purchased at the NEC got it's first outing.

Stamp: Friendly Surprise - Penny Black; Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics; CS: Papermill
Embellishment: Ribbon - Meiflower; Tools: Oval Nestabilites, D'vine Swirls CB folder, Sizzix corner dies

I'm sorry for my lack of blog-hopping the last week or so. I promise that I will try and get round every one's blogs in the next few days and see all the wonderful things you've been up to.

Thank you for stopping by and for any comments you may leave, they are greatly appreciated.

xx :0)


  1. helen said...:

    sarah this is beautiful swetie....have you tried crushing the pills and mixing them in his food we had to do this with my in- laws dog, we put the pill in a teaspoon and crushed it with the back of another teaspoon it worked with him,
    hope this helps
    helen x

  1. Suzanne said...:

    Oh Sarah what a cute little image and your card is beautiful, love the colours. Little tip try soft cheese triangle for the tablets I always find they work push the tab into the middle. Sue :o)

  1. Beth said...:

    This is gorgeous Sarah ~ I thought it was a sticker your colouring is so perfect! Great lilac and white colour scheme too!
    Beth xx

  1. Danni said...:

    I adore this card! It's just so pretty and the image is the cutest! Well done!

  1. LINDA said...:

    This is just Darling.. Love the image and you have colored it perfectly..Very lovely work.
    Hugs, Linda

  1. Good morning Sarah sorry to hear about your animal problems, hope all is okay now. Wow what a gorgeous card hunny im loving the colour and image you've chosen. Hope you have a good day today! hugs Linda x

  1. gina said...:

    gorgeous card Sarah, I love the image you have used :)
    Gina xxx

  1. Riet said...:

    What a beautiful card Sarah,l love the colours.

    Hugs Riet.x

  1. Natalie said...:

    Beautiful card Sarah, I love the PB image. x

  1. Beautiful. I love the colours and image. You have my sympathy trying to give a pet medicine. You should try giving a parrot medicine in a plastic syringe it takes two then he bites the syringe in half and spits it out.


  1. steph said...:

    Cute card! Thanks for joining us for the PTW challenge!

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  1. Jo said...:

    This is gorgeous the image and those gorgeous corners x

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