Happy Anniversary & Birthday Saidi (RIP)

Today is the fifteenth (15th) anniversary of when we adopted Saidi and it would have been her eighteenth (18th) birthday. I always say it only seems like yesterday that we …

RIP Saidi

It is two (2) years since we said goodbye to our special Queen Saidi, and not a day has passed that I haven’t walked into the bedroom expecting to her …

Remembering Saidi (RIP)

It is a year ago that we said goodbye to Saidi. Moerno’s mum she was part of our life for twelve years, having spent at least three years living on …

Happy Anniversary & Birthday Saidi (RIP)

Should have been a double celebration today: Saidi’s 16th birthday and here 13th anniversary living with us. Instead we only get to remember what a beautiful lady she was, superb …

Saidi Is Home (RIP)

Just been to collect Saidi’s ashes so she is home again. Her plaque is on the memorial wall alongside her old friends, her memorial photo is in the Summer House, …

RIP Saidi

Just had to say goodbye to Saidi. There was no warning that anything was wrong. This morning she was on the bed as normal having a fuss, then mid morning …

Saidi: Happy Birthday & Happy Anniversary

Double celebration today for Saidi as she celebrates her 15th Birthday and 12 years with us. The second we are 100% about, the first is a best estimate and she …

Saidi: Happy Birthday and Anniversary

Today is a big day for me as I was adopted on my birthday, so a double celebration: I am fourteen (14) years old and have been living with Chris …

Happy Anniversary & Birthday Saidi

Double celebration for our special lady Saidi today: she turns thirteen (13) today and has been with us for ten (10) years. She spent three (3) years on the street …

Happy Anniversary & Birthday Saidi

Double celebration today as it is nine (9) years today that Sands brought Saidi in off the streets to live with us and her son (Moreno). The second celebration? Our …

Happy Anniversary & Birthday Saidi

The old lady of the house is eleven (11) years old today, and has been with us for eight (8) of those years today, having spent the first three years …

Happy Anniversary & Birthday Saidi

Today Saidi turns ten (10) years old – or oldest cat – and celebrates seven (7) years of living with us. We have known her longer than that as she …

Saidi Anniversary and Birthday

Special day today as it is six (6) years since we adopted our second cat, Saidi. It is also her birthday, so happy anniversary and happy ninth (9th) birthday special …

Happy Birthday Saidi

Saidi is 8 years old today! Having spent the first three years of her life on the streets here in Almerimar she has been living with us for the last …

Saidi Anniversary & Birthday

Saidi is seven today, but more importantly she will have been with us four years today, as she spent the first three years of her life out on the street …

Introducing Saidi

The reason things have been a little hectic around here this last week is ……….. Saidi! She is the cat that we have just adopted. She is one of several …

RIP Orla

It is fourteen (14) years since we said goodbye to Orla and it in genuinely frightening how quickly the time has gone! Over the years it is noticeable how I …

Happy Anniversary Orla (RIP)

Fourteen (14) years ago today Sanda brought Orla into our life. Whilst she was only with us a short time she left a huge hole when she left, one that …

Happy Anniversary Moreno

Hard to believe that fifteen (15) years ago today we brought Moreno into the apartment, and our lives changed beyond our imagination! The re-homing and transport project are all down …

Happy Birthday Orla (RIP)

Orla would have been thirteen (13) today which makes you realise just how long she has not been with us: she would have lived a full life by now. She …

Remembering Orla (RIP)

It is hard to believe that it is twelve (12) years today that we lost Orla. Would have loved to have seen how she developed as she was such good …

Happy Anniversary Moreno

Fourteen (14) years ago today we picked Moreno up, brought him home, and life changed for ever. Not just for Sands and I but for Saidi (RIP), Orla (RIP), Oscar, …

Happy Anniversary Orla (RIP)

It is eleven (11) years ago today that Orla entered our lives, and although in many ways it was a lifetime ago (we hadn’t set up the pet transports, we …

Six Months Back In The UK

Six (6) months today we walked through the doors of The Cottage. I wrote before about the reasons for basing ourselves back in the UK so I wont repeat them …

Happy Birthday Oscar

Oscar aka Big Pud is nine (9) years old today! We call him Big Pud, because he is a seriously large cat, a gentle giant of a boy, but he …

Remembering Orla (RIP)

Eight (8) years ago today we sad farewell to sweet little Orla after a far too brief a time with us. She was the first friend that Moreno had (he …

Happy Anniversary Moreno

Today we celebrate TEN (10) years with the truly amazing Moreno in our life! I really can’t say enough how much this little fella has changed and influenced our lives. …