Cape Times

I can’t wait to start my new life with my dog, Holly.


a normal life.

The 15-year-old, who fell into a coma before her first birthday, said living with Type 1 diabetes is stressful.

“You have to control your blood sugar and it’s not easy. I’ve had many hypoglycae­mic events.

“My first severe hypo was in 2015. I went to bed with normal blood sugar, had a fit, lost consciousn­ess and woke up in hospital.

“Having a dog that is going to

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