"I’ve always been mad on animals, dogs in particular. Which probably explains why I’ve got five. I couldn’t imagine life without them."
Age: 3 years old
Personality: She is a bit of tomboy, a free spirit but very affectionate.
Likes: She likes chasing anything (rabbits, squirrels and chickens) and sleeping on someone's lap.
Dislikes: Getting up in the morning.
Most endearing characteristic: She loves a cuddle.
Funniest moment: When she fell into a large food bag while trying to help herself to food and couldn't get out without help.
Age: 13 years old
Breed: Cairn Terrier
Personality: Quite independent and can be bossy!
Likes: She likes food, an audience, walks, meeting people and new canine friends.
Dislikes: Being bathed after a walk!
Most endearing characteristic: Very affectionate but only on her own terms.
Funniest moment: Her vocal range when she meets and greets new people.
Age: 12 years old
Breed: Border Collie
Personality: She is quite focused, busy and territorial.
Likes: A project - chasing a tennis ball, guarding a squeaky toy, checking up on her human family and pretending to be a wolf at times!
Dislikes: Fireworks or any loud noises.
Most endearing characteristic: Sleeping with her tongue hanging out.
Funniest fact: She is scared of sheep!
Age: 5 years old
Personality: He is fun, playful and still puppyish!
Likes: Treats, biscuits and anything edible (just about anything in fact!) and cuddles.
Dislikes: Being ignored when he is talking to you.
Most endearing characteristic: He can sit for hours leaning against the wall of the house watching the world go by.
Funniest moment: Boycie likes stealing paper or the belt of my dressing gown/socks and running off hoping to be chased!
Age: 6 years old
Breed: Chihuahua/Jack Russell cross
Personality: Top dog (he wishes!)
Likes: He likes chasing a tennis ball, yapping at nothing in particular in the garden, or chilling in his cat house and generally mooching around the garden.
Dislikes: Not getting his own way.
Most endearing characteristic: A big personality in a very small package.
Funniest moment: Tackling a black Labrador in full flight to get the tennis ball - he didn't get it!