Navy dog has his day

Scores of dog owners and their dogs walked from Long Beach to Jubilee Square in Simon’s Town, on Saturday April 1, to celebrate Just Nuisance’s birthday. Picture: Keith Mellor
Mandy Turner and her Great Dane, Cilka, pose with Just Nuisance. Picture: Yolande du Preez
Master of ceremonies Simon Metcalfe, right, with Juliette Bass, left, who recalled travelling on the train with Just Nuisance and attending his funeral on April 1, 1944. Picture: Yolande du Preez
George Kessel and his Great Dane, Alya. Picture: Yolande du Preez
Nikki and Raphael Bornmann with Rosie dressed up for the occasion. Picture: Yolande du Preez
Cape of Good Hope SPCA fund-raisers Wendy Loots and Claudia Kocks. Picture: Yolande du Preez
The sculptor of the Just Nuisance statue, Jean Doyle, cutting the Just Nuisance birthday cake with Louise Paterson. Picture: Keith Mellor
The Nelson Mandela Artillery Pipe Band with sculptor Jean Doyle and her Great Dane. Picture: Keith Mellor