Former UK Marine & Founder of animal rescue charity Nowzad in desperate bid to secure safe passage from Afghanistan

Dave & Katherine Bennett with their Nowzad rescue Darakht

“Well I can definitely say my heart’s still going, that’s for sure. They turned up just now, we have a security camera outside, we’ve always had one. There’s probably about 10, 15 of them, a couple of cars they’re on walkie-talkies. We’ve made our procedure for when they come in, we have that ready. It’s just going to be myself and my office manager, we’re going to greet them, because they have promised that NGOs will obviously be left alone. So literally that is our only defence…”

--

--

--

I'm Katherine Bennett. I live in a self-built tiny home with my husband and our Afghani rescue dog when we’re not travelling in our campervan.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

The Platypus and Key Lime Pie

Dog Owner / Frank Biniakou

When I Worked With Horses

The Best Ways To Teach Your Puppy The English Language

Who picks up after a guide dog? Pt 1

Comic a dog is sitting at his laptop doing his business

The 5-Second Rule for Food Dropped on the Floor Does Not Apply if You Have a 2-Second Dog

A photo of a red heeler looking directly at the camera

Our house

Yes photo was taken at Christmas, but doors with wreaths look so much better don’t they?!

My Cat Taught Me a Golden Lesson About Healthy Relationships

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Katherine Bennett

Katherine Bennett

I'm Katherine Bennett. I live in a self-built tiny home with my husband and our Afghani rescue dog when we’re not travelling in our campervan.

More from Medium

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says we need more oil and gas

I Joined the Team!

A QUESTIONNAIRE ABOUT MYSELF! (PART 02):

Rising Energy Costs are Detrimental to the Green Energy Promotion.