We had to make a special play area in the snow for Baby, as her legs are so short! She's a very cheerful little girl who loves life to the full and is always pleased to see us.
Lovely Elsa has been travelling with Animalcouriers since Ancona, where she waited patiently on the dockside to join our trip. This delightful cat is on her way to London.
Couriers R and S are heading for Como where they plan to stop for the night. Everyone on board is fine and behaving beautifully.
Couriers R and S and their passengers are heading north. R and S spent yesterday digging a path out of the hotel car park. Their efforts weren't helped by a snow plough that wandered in off the main road and dumped a pile of snow in their path! In between, the dogs were all properly cared for: fed, watered, fussed over and walked. Courier S tells us: "We dug out in heavy, heavy snowfall. It took an hour to unfreeze, and then the wipers weren't working. But it's all fixed now and we're past Verona and Venice and heading to Turin. [...]