Animalcouriers collected this handsome 12-week-old Rottweiler puppy from County Durham earlier today. He's staying overnight with us before an early-morning check-in at Heathrow tomorrow for his flight to Ottawa.
Excitement all round as Tammi's family came to collect her.
There were tears of joy and lots of hugs when Louise came to collect Chloe.
Stephanie and her other dog Sadie came to collect Freeway. Stephanie told us how she came to adopt Freeway. She visiting a friend when Freeway was brought into her friend's office. He was nearly dead, starving and dehydrated. She couldn't bear it, so sponsored him to be cared for by KAR and then had Animalcouriers bring him home.
Patch was reunited with Aimee. Patch will also have a puppy look after!
When Liz and Guido came to collect Mojo, he went completely potty as soon as he saw them. Liz and Guido spent seven years in North Cyprus, running a restaurant. They used to feed the street dogs and quickly found themselves running what could be described as a kind of local dogs' home. Liz says many unwanted puppies were dumped on them, that she managed to rehome. They're now looking forward to their other two dogs, Valentina and Bertie who are waiting in Cyprus, rejoining them later in the year.
We were met at Dover by couriers L and K. They came to whisk Max and Paddy off to Marian, who is anxiously waiting for them. We were both pleased and sad to see this lively pair go, as our travelling dog family is now down to 13.
All the very many times we have gone through pet passport control at Calais — never has it been as easy or as seamless as this time!
The trip that started in North Cyprus will reach Animalcouriers' base in Caterham this afternoon (Sunday). So if you're collecting your pet from us, you'll be able to do so later today. If we're delivering your pet to you, those trips start tomorrow (Monday).
Daisy was part of our January trip from Greece to the UK. We really took to her and her very waggy tail. So we were very pleased to hear from her owners, Lesley and Keith, how well she's settling in. "We just wanted to thank you so much for making it possible to bring Daisy to us. The whole process was smooth and painless and we cannot fault the efforts made by your team. Daisy is settling in nicely with our other dogs (Bruno, Ralph & Leroy) and she is even bracing the English weather! Please take this e-mail as an official [...]