to before the arrival of Little Scruffy Peanut
Peyton thought a new kitten might ease the sadness she felt with the disappearance of Big Kitty. Some farm friends, the Broomfields, mentioned a litter of Manx cross babies, so we went to have a look. There in the shop, guarding the cage was the most vicious looking Basset Hound ever seen! At least she was looking as vicious as a Basset Hound can. Inside the cage were 6 kittens with tails of varying lengths. Peyton fell in love with the black calico that, at the time, had a tail about a half inch long. She picked her up, and immediately gave her a name:
She called her Autumn.......