South Devon dad with double hip replacement completes 14 mile…

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A man from South Devon who has had a double hip replacement has completed a 14-mile sponsored walk to raise money for an animal charity.

Kenny Carter, and his daughter Michelle, walked from Starcross to Teignmouth and raised £335 in aid of the homeless dogs, cats, rabbits and guinea pigs at the Animals in Distress Rescue Centre in Ipplepen.

Michelle, who is from Starcross where her dad also lives, said: “We made it in the end, we are both suffering a bit now! My dad was struggling on the way back, but we did it and all for a fantastic cause.

“Thank you to Animals in Distress for bringing our 2 amazing cats into our lives, we will be forever grateful. Well done dad Kenneth Carter so proud of you, you were amazing today a real inspiration!”

A spokesperson from Animals in Distress added: “We are so grateful to Kenny and Michelle for all they have done for the animals in our care. We’re in awe of what they have achieved for the animals.”

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