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Puglia Pooches | Cats

Tag archive: Cats

Pallina / Wilfie /

One of our little cats,Pallina,went missing a couple of weeks ago..We waited for her to come home every night,but she didn’t. We had almost given up hope,when one night ,two weeks after disappearing,there she was,skinny as anything,and absolutley starving hungry… We think she had been shut in somewhere for that amount of time. She never…

Hank : Puglia Pooches caring for stray and abandoned animals in Puglia

Every year in Italy,several thousands of black cats are killed in the name of superstition. It really is nearly time this myth was dispelled and the people educated.Black cats have been associated with witchcraft since the Middle Ages and some superstitious Italians believe it is unlucky if a black cat crosses their path. A leading…


Hi Everyone, Its been a very busy few months here. With the puppies and the new arrivals,we do not get many spare minutes in the day. Poor Gyp had two further seizures this week. He has had them spasmodically before,but now they were becoming too regular,so the vet has put him on medication. We are…

Sparky, a Puglia Pooch : Puglia Pooches caring for stray and abandoned animals in Puglia

Hi Everyone Our dear little Sparky is still having a problem with his elbows. One has healed,the other one still does not want to. I have researched this problem and evidently it’s quite common for dogs with amputations. It’s a very very difficult place to heal and a very very difficult place to bandage. We…


Puglia Pooches caring for stray and abandoned animals in Puglia

This is Wilfie, he was the last arrival. Mino found him on the side of the road, he was about a month younger than Miccia and Tiggy. He is so sweet, but oh my, three kittens now tearing around!! Wilfie has yet to be neutered. Update : Wilfie has now been neutered.    


Trilly : A Puglia Pooch Cat, caring for stray and abandoned animals in Puglia

This is Trilly, she  was a skinny little grey kitten we were asked to take,in September 2011.  We thought we were going to lose her when we first had her. She started salivating, stopped eating and was very ill. Our vet kept her in for a week. Eventually she started to eat and is now full…



Come and say hello to Tiggy. He and Miccia are brother and sister, they were abandoned outside of my very good friend Debbie’s house in early June, they were just a couple of weeks old. As Debbie already has over 20 cats, she asked if we would take these two. So we hand reared them, they…



This is Sbirulino, he was found abandoned by his mother when he was just a couple of weeks old. We have bottle fed him and he is turning into a beautiful little kitten.There was a time when I did not think he would make it. But just look at him, he is gorgeous. Nerina became his…


Pallina - a Puglia Puss : Pugila Pooches caring for stray and abandoned animals in Puglia

Here is our latest addition. Mino found this little kitten under the wheel arch of a car, which was about to drive off! She was only about three weeks old, she should have still been with her mummy. He brought her home, her eyes were so bad she could barely see out of them. A…


My beautiful Minnie, RIP Puglia Pussy,

This is our sweet and gorgeous Minnie she is so lovely, all fat and cuddly. The two of them are so good, with all the dogs we have brought into their home, and they are so close to each other. They will both give a dog a smack if needed. Where Hank plays with some of the…