School: Adamstown (roll number 3755)

Adamstown, Co. Wexford
D. Curtis

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He is the farmer's best friend.
The terrier and the grey-hound are kept to kill rabbits.
They are let loose at night to guard the house.
They are called by different names.

Cats :
Cats are kept to kill rats, and mice, because they destroy food.
Cats are fed three times a day on bread and milk.
When we call them we say
"Puss, puss, puss."
When a cat is young she is called a kitten.