Here is a close up of the flowers in the border. I have two more colours to add to these flowers. I have 10 more to complete to this stage. The other photo shows the entire piece – I have prioritised the flowers on the inside of the border for completion as they are more likely to help in the placemnent of the next parts. I’m going to first aid training again tomorrow evening (till 10.00pm) so no stitching till Wednesday.

The vet did not seem certain that Max has arthritis pain, he said if Max did not seem better after a couple of weeks on the drugs he has been given, he will need to see him again. Max is already seeming to be a bit brighter, I’ll keep an eye on him for the next few weeks.