|Photo by John Griffiths
Much loved by local kids, she patrols the boundaries, for anyone she can smooch.
Some days, the neighbouring horses and her take turns racing each other along the boundary fence after a good bit of nose touching.
She also races her friends coming up the road on the other side of the fence, especially the local postie who dotes on Avon.
Avon plans to be mum to all chickens, ducklings and small puppies who wander past on an evening stroll.