Bella Donna

Michelle Nel with her retired black Labrador guide dog, Donna.

Michelle Nel, with her retired black Labrador guide dog, Donna, received her Master’s degree in music cum laude, on Thursday April 4 at Stellenbosch University. Donna, who was with Michelle for eight years, accompanied her on stage during the ceremony, while Donna’s replacement, Luna, also a black Labrador, sat in the audience.