It is from well-known author and retired vet Malcolm Welshman. His memorable life experience is entitled A LIFE IN BURY and you can read it here,
A fourth pet novel, Pets are a Pleasure, is due to be published this autumn.
Malcolm is also an international speaker on cruise ships, having completed 47 such engagements over the past eight years. He is a bi-monthly contributor to a local community radio, Keep 106 in Dorset.
Link to An Armful of Animals