It’s a ‘big honor’ to take Queen Elizabeth’s corgis: Sarah Ferguson

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She’s giving them a caller leash connected life.

Sarah Ferguson adopted Queen Elizabeth’s beloved corgis, Muick and Sandy, aft the monarch’s passing past month.

The Duchess of York, 62, besides known arsenic “Fergie,” is offering radical a glimpse into her pet-filled household beingness aft taking implicit the dogs’ attraction alongside her ex-husband Prince Andrew.

During the Henley Literary Festival earlier this week, Fergie revealed that it’s a “big honor” to person the pets. She called them “national treasure[s],” and said they were “taught well,” the Telegraph reported.

Andrew, 62, and Fergie are besides favored parents to 5 Norfolk terriers astatine their shared location astatine the Royal Lodge successful Windsor. 

Fergie shared: “They each equilibrium out, the carpet moves arsenic I determination but I’ve got utilized to it now.”

Queen Elizabeth II of England astatine  Balmoral Castle with 1  of her Corgis, 28th September 1952Queen Elizabeth astatine Balmoral Castle with 1 of her corgis, 1952.Bettmann Archive

Andrew is precise affectionate towards the corgis, and comforted them during Her Majesty’s funeral connected Sept. 19.

Photographers snapped Andrew petting the Welsh corgis astatine Windsor Castle wherever they were lasting guard following the ceremonial mass. 

Fergie besides attended the ceremonial alongside different members of the royal family, including Andrew, their daughters Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie, arsenic good arsenic King Charles III, Camilla, Queen Consort, Princess Anne, Prince Edward and more.

Sarah Ferguson arrives for the ceremonial   work  of Queen Elizabeth II astatine  Westminster Abbey successful  cardinal  London, Monday Sept. 19, 2022.Sarah Ferguson attends the authorities ceremonial of Queen Elizabeth connected Sept. 19 astatine Westminster Abbey.AP

Fergie honored the Queen connected Twitter connected Sept. 8 soon aft her passing.

“I americium heartbroken by the passing of Her Majesty the Queen. She leaves down an bonzer legacy: the astir fantastic illustration of work and work and steadfastness, and a changeless steadying beingness arsenic our caput of authorities for much than 70 years,” she wrote.

Britain's Prince Andrew with royal corgis arsenic  they await the cortege connected  the time  of the authorities   ceremonial   and burial of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, astatine  Windsor Castle successful  Windsor, Britain, September 19, 2022. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/PoolPrince Andrew pets the Queen’s royal corgis arsenic they await the cortege connected the time of her ceremonial astatine Windsor Castle connected Sept. 19.REUTERS
 Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York and Prince Andrew, Duke of York connected  time  4 of Royal Ascot astatine  Ascot Racecourse connected  June 19, 2015 successful  Ascot, England. (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)Fergie and Prince Andrew were joined from 1986 until 1996.UK Press via Getty Images

Fergie added: “She has fixed her full beingness selflessly to the radical of the UK & the Commonwealth. To me, she was the astir unthinkable mother-in-law and friend. I volition ever beryllium grateful to her for the generosity she showed maine successful remaining adjacent to maine adjacent aft my divorce.”

Andrew, The Duke of York, besides paid tribute to his ma Sept. 18. “Dear Mummy, Mother, Your Majesty, 3 successful one. Your Majesty, it has been an grant and privilege to service you,” helium said successful a statement.

“Mother — of the nation, your devotion and idiosyncratic work to our federation is unsocial and singular; your radical amusement their emotion and respect successful truthful galore antithetic ways and I cognize you are looking connected honoring their respect,” helium said.