MCD Pets November: Asti and Pepper

NZMCD takes a look at a couple of the furry friends of our readers, staff, and advertisers

Asti and Pepper, the Jack Russells


These two lively little girls travel in a Winnebago bus with Colin and Phyllis Popata who live in Tuakau. Pepper is 14 years old and a seasoned traveller. Asti, who is seven, is not quite so keen.

Being away from home makes her a little whiney and anxious and when the couple go on long journeys (two to three months), the dogs stay home with family.

Phyllis is experimenting with calming medications that might help and at the moment trying drops of Rescue Remedy.

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