A small crowd of well-wishers gathered to bid farewell to German Shepherd dog Kain and cat Chavo.

These two abandoned animals from Murcia in Spain were lucky enough to be rescued and nurtured back to health.

They’re now on their way to new homes in Scotland.

Chavo with his vet and saviour Edy, before his departure

Chavo comfortably settled into his lodgings for the journey

Kain up close

Bon voyage, Kain and Chavo