Bess had been at the shelter for ten years (Picture: Last Chance Animal Rescue / SWNS)A border collie given the title of Britain’s loneliest dog – after spending ten years in a rescue centre – has finally found a loving home.
Rig worker Vitisak Payalaw, an offshore planner with Chevron, told CNN that fellow staff members spotted the dog swimming towards the platform on the afternoon of April 12, and held out a pole for him.
"To put their winter skills to the test, the two Winchmen were dropped off at a nearby bothy to undertake essential medical training in the snow." The spokesman added: "The remaining helicopter crew flew off to simulate a refuel and as they circled 1000ft up Loch Avon in the Cairngorms, a nearby section of cloud cleared and they happened to spot the dog perched precariously on the ledge.
Picture Mike BatterhamSource:News Corp Australia“She was a stray before she came to us so we don’t know what her history is.”Mr Trevor said the nursery he started 21 years ago was going bust when the family decided to open the Wongawallan property to the public about five months ago.Almost overnight things changed and the family’s many pets were an immediate hit with the public.They can sometimes get a little overwhelming.