Rabbit’s epic journey – Central Queensland As we speak


Natalie could be very completely satisfied to have her Rabbit house

By Trish Bowman

After 16 months and having grieved profusely for the lack of her household dog ‘Rabbit,’ Yvonne Brauer from the Sunshine Coast was completely shocked to get a name from Yeppoon pound two weeks in the past to find Rabbit had been discovered protected and alive.

Yvonne stated the query stays as to how a bit Jack Russell Fox Terrier cross, who was final seen at Deepwater close to Agnes Waters, discovered her solution to Yeppoon.

“Rabbit is a really candy little dog, she would speak to anybody however at 16 years outdated and with listening to loss getting worse by the yr, she wasn’t susceptible to wandering far,” Yvonne stated.

“I have no idea how she might journey that far on her personal via large stretches of bush land, dodging wild animals and looking for meals and water.

“I hate to think about the difficulties and the worry she will need to have skilled. She would have missed her household and her blanket with out which she is not going to sleep.

“We’d love to listen to from anybody that met and helped Rabbit throughout her 16 months on the highway, as a result of certainly, she couldn’t have survived on her personal.

“She was very skinny and appeared a bit worse for put on after we collected her, however she is alive and protected at house now.

“When she was taken to the veterinary, she had a collar on that appeared comparatively new and darkish blue marker pen spot on high of her head.

“We don’t know the way that may get there until she was with a household who had kids.

“It has value round $1000 in veterinary prices to enhance her well being and repair her tooth, but it surely was value each cent to have her again once more together with her household who love her.

“Rabbit was microchipped and had a particular mole on her chest, so she clearly hasn’t seen a vet since she went lacking in any other case, we might have been notified.”

When Rabbit was reported lacking, the household assumed her useless and when she didn’t return, the household grieved the lack of her candy little soul.

Yvonne stated her stepdaughter Natalie was terribly harm by the loss, a lot in order that she pined for a brand new pet to fill the massive gap left by Rabbits loss.

“Because it turned out, Rabbit got here house on Natalie’s fifteenth birthday to many tears, laughing and plenty of hugs,” she stated.

“She is settled again in now and beginning to look a bit higher after two weeks of intensive love from her household. We’re so grateful to have her house with us the place she is protected and cared for.

“We consider there will need to have been individuals serving to her alongside the way in which and we might like to piece collectively the story of Rabbits epic journey.”

Rabbit was on vacation with a member of the family who was visiting a buddy on a 40-acre bushland property at Deepwater when she went lacking.

A mutual buddy thought they’d seen her being walked on a lead at Agnes Waters about two weeks later, however no additional sightings had been reported regardless of a number of social media posts and enquiries to find Rabbit.

When you got here throughout Rabbit in her travels, or helped her in some small approach, please e-mail trish.bowman@cqtoday.com.au with particulars so we are able to cross them on to the household.


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