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susan wake

susan wake's fundraising page

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[lt]p style="margin: 0px; font-size: 17px; line-height: normal; color: #454545;"[gt][span=font-family: '.SFUIText'; font-size: 17pt;]After losing my Dalmatian to cancer I vowed I would not get another dog after having them all my life, however the house was quiet and empty without being greeted every morning Or whenever I left the house with that unconditional love they always give. I then decided to do dog boarding to sort of feel normal again, one of my first dogs was a Ridgeback called Max. [/span][span=font-family: '.SFUIText'; font-size: 17pt;]I had never came across the breed before so didn't know what to expect. [/span][span=font-family: '.SFUIText'; font-size: 17pt;]At first I thought there was something wrong with him? Why isn't he bothered about going for a walk? What's wrong with his belly that he feels the need to display it and all his bits when he sleeps? Is he overheating or something? Does he have something wrong with his head as he constantly has it on a table resting or any surface he can find to put it on ?? Needless to say after I researched the breed it all fell into place and that was it, fell hook line and sinker....I lasted 6 month and found a reputable  breeder after speaking to the Rescue and hence I have a Woody[/span][span=font-size: 17pt;][lt]span[gt].[/span][lt]/span[gt][span=font-family: '.SFUIText'; font-size: 17pt;]This boy is my best mate and couldn't think of my life without him. I would like to raise some funds for this fantastic charity who give it their all to rehome those who have lost their way for one reason or another . My heart breaks for each and every one of them now knowing how soft, gentle, sensitive and loyal they are yet end up in rescue centres. I shall do the Great North Run with pride having the Midlands and Northern Ridgeback Rescue name on my Tshirt [/span][span=font-size: 17pt;][lt]span[gt].[/span][lt]/span[gt][span=font-family: '.SFUIText'; font-size: 17pt;] Thank you again for visiting my page  [/span][/p]

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2017 Great North Run

2017 Great North Run

10 Sep 2017








Linda & David Seaman

Good luck and hope the weather is kind to you x

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Nicola millard

Good luck Susan. Great inspiration and for a fabulous cause.xx Enzo Millard fb name

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid



Wishing you lots of luck and thank you for collecting for such a great cause.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid



Good luck and good on yer Susan........

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid


Carol ann

Hope u have a fabulous time.



Hazel Hancox

Good luck. Such a worthy cause. Sending big cheers from our 'RR Addict' Household to yours x

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid



Have a great run Sue, thank you so much for raising funds for MN Ridgeback Rescue

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid


Lynn & Jim.

Good luck Sue

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid


Sheri and Maia

For all those lovely Ridgies out there

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid