A generous group of knitting nannas have banded together to protect animals from the cold Tasmanian winter.
The aged care residents from Latrobe Community, Strathdevon donated a pile of hand-knitted blankets to the RSPCA on Wednesday.
Uniting AgeWell communications and media advisor Cailtlin Pearson said the initiative was all about ensuring the residents remained connected to the community after moving to care.
"To achieve this, our residents established a weekly knitting group and knitted in their own time to make the gorgeous, warm and colourful blankets," she said.
The blankets were collected by the RSPCA's Shane Saunders, accompanied by grateful recipient Cassie the dog.
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