rushed her to the vet and unfortunately she died under the anaesthetic while her leg was being set and Holly then took over the care of Mabel’s four kittens and her own one.
Holly looked after all five kittens and reared them all successfully and we found loving homes for three of the Burmese and kept Holly’s kitten Isobel and one of Mabel’s kittens which we named Daisy Mabel.
Holly then returned to her show career! We had shown her a few times since she was four months old and she always did rather well. My heart nearly exploded with pride when at one show she won the best Siamese Cat and went on to win the best of the Oriental group and eventually was chosen as Best Cat in Show. She won a huge rosette and trophy. She took it all in her stride, quite happy to be displayed to the audience as Best In Show and then to settle down in her