Couriers Ricardo and Ryan made a quick trip to Italy to collect UK-bound pets.

trip to Italy : Sunny skies on arrival in Perugia

Sunny skies on arrival in Perugia

Penny, a cat from Perugia to London

In Perugia we met tabby cat Penny, who’s moving to London with owner Simone.

Trip to Italy : Delightful Penny enjoying the sunshine

Delightful Penny enjoying the sunshine

Runa, a puppy from Italy to the UK

We collected Runa, a Swiss White Shepherd puppy, from Chiara in Bologna. Runa travelled with us to her new home in West Yorkshire with Niamh.

Trip to Italy : Glorious Runa

Glorious Runa

Fairray, a puppy from Italy to Scotland

We picked up young Fairray, a Red Setter puppy from Hans in Italy. His new home is with Lea in Midlothian.

Trip to Italy : Lively young Fairray

Lively young Fairray

Rokko, a dog from Milan to London

Super Golden Retriever Rokko joined us in Milan, travelling with us to Luca in London.

Trip to Italy : Excitement all round as Rokko arrives in London

Excitement all round as Rokko arrives in London

Otto, a dog from Italy to Scotland

Young Springer Spaniel Otto hopped on board in Modigliana for his journey with us to Maria in Dumfries.

Trip to Italy : Handsome lad Otto

Handsome lad Otto

Otto looking very at home in his beautiful Scottish surroundings. Owner Maria, who sent the photo, says: "He has already flushed four pheasants so very happy. Thank you to your team."

Otto looking very at home in his beautiful Scottish surroundings. Owner Maria, who sent the photo, says: “He has already flushed four pheasants so very happy. Thank you to your team.”