Lilac and Lime

Contrasts in colour, contrasts in life – Mary Bruce

Timeline : Animals

Chronological List

Butch
Male Corgi/Staffordshire Terrier
c.1969-76
aka Squeaky

Penny
Striped tabby
1970-1986
aka Fat Cat, Tat

Tawney
Female Ridgeback
aka Puddles

BJ (short for Blackjack)
Male Labrador/Boerbul

Jackie
Female Jack Russel

Caramel
Female ginger cat
February 1983-1993
aka Phi, Phi-Cat

Amanda
Female Golden Spaniel
October 1983-April 1998
aka Toot, Topsy

Dougal
Male Corgi-x
January 1984-1996
aka Bug, Dougal-Bug, Dougie

Bengal
Male dark grey and black striped cat
1985-1988
aka Ticky Tack

Wallace
Male half-Siamese who looked exactly like a Siamese
1988-1991
aka Wally

Bertie
Male black kitten with white bib
1991-1992

Bear
Male black cat
1993-1999
Named by Kimberley when she was learning to talk and called all animals ‘bear’

Velcro
Female grey striped cat with white bib
1995-
aka Tinytat

Tug
Male long-haired ginger cat
March 1998-6 September 2007
aka Sir (only form used by the entire canine population), Tuggie, MonsterCat, BratCat

Tyke and Carmen
Male Staffordshire Terrier cross ; female Daschund
February 2004-May 2006 when they moved to Swellendam

Daisy
Female Staffordshire terrier-x
25 October 2007-4 October 2012
aka Daisy Duck, Rubber Duck, Zeeduck (abbreviation of Daisy Duck)

Kirby
Male short-haired ginger cat
December 2007-7 July 2013

Storm (kind of under sectional title as he ‘belongs’ to a fellow tenant)
Jack Russel
Known since December 2010, moved in with us in January 2011
Almost immediately adopted Kirby as his own, frequently administers Mohawks to the cat

Georgie
Female wire-haired terrier, sort-of
February 2013-

Libby (Liberty)
Female calico cat
Lived at Law Society, brought her home when she had to  move
Referred to by Storm as “Podge”
15 September 2013-

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