Monty Don shares heartache as beloved dog is involved in freak accident 'Impaled herself'

MONTY DON- a host on Gardeners' World - has opened up on his dog Nellies "near miss" after the golden retriever was rushed to the vets following a freak accident.

Monty Don, 65, told Twitter of the incident: "Last night Nellie had a very near miss.

"Chasing a stick, she impaled herself on it and speared her throat, missing two arteries by millimetres.

"Thanks to our brilliant vet, working at night, she is fine- if very sorry for herself.

"So please DONT THROW STICKS FOR DOGS."

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Last night Nellie had a very near miss. Chasing a stick, she impaled herself on it and speared her throat, missing two arteries...
source: Express

2020-08-11 00:20
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