The story of Magic
Click here to
read this magical happy tail.
Havenite Ian, who has feline AIDS, has found the most wonderful
here on the pic to watch the video on YouTube and see for
Made for each other
lovely letter from Hasse and Lasse's new mum. Read
It was a humid night and it didn't
help that Sebastian was crammed in a box with all his brothers
and sisters... Read
All about Tab ... and Misty
It takes a special person to adopt
an older cat - espcially one with a challenge like blindess. But
Tab found a wonderful home... Read all about him, as well as the
beatiful Misty, who has since gone to ranbow Bridge. Click
A new start
Two cats are especially glad to
find a forever home together.
Felix - the jet-setting cat
Read Felix's heartwarming story
Moppy and Boomer
Former Havenite Moppy finds a new
best friend in Boomer.
Lester, the computer savvy cat
Lester makes a fine companion for
one very happy human.
A couple of cats
"We came to with the intention of only one cat, hadn’t
even turned our minds to taking two. We of course left with two
and I am SO pleased we did," writes the Dowling family. Read
their lovely letter and see more piccies here.
Joining the menagerie
"Never just take one kitty home, they really do need company
and what’s the difference between one and seven?,"
writes cat-loving Lynne.
Read her wonderful letter here.
Mims comes out of her shell
Mimes is now Mims and she's come right out of her shell in her
Write Bec and Matt of the new additon to their family: "I
think it takes a while to get any cat to trust you, let alone
one that had been abandoned. This makes getting one of your shelter
cats all the more rewarding when it starts purring and 'talking'
the full letter here.
Second chance for a Golden Oldie
Read Joanne's letter to Ingrid
all about Daisy. Click
Happiness comes in pairs
Read all about Alex and his new
friend. Click here to read more.
A pair of Happy Tails!
Pippa and Penny put pen to paper
to tell Ingrid how happpy they are in their new home. Read
Golden Oldies rule!
We have adopted 16-year-old
Felix and want to thank Ingrid for caring for him until we came
along. Felix has so much to give and although quantity of years
having him with us, might not be the case, the quality of true
love he gives us is priceless and this will be in our heart for
ever. We can only encourage other animal lovers to not have fear
of taking an golden oldie.
Michelle, Steve & fur balls
The Irish conection
to see which cats choose you”, Ingrid said. The first cats
came running towards us as soon as we entered their enclosure.
Patrick, on the other hand, only ventured forth briefly from his
retreat to sniff our hands.
Click here to read more and see more fantastic photos....
Baldric and sweet Lily are having a ball in their forever home.
to boss the dog around
now Renni, has awonderful new home and is purribgly happy.Red
his Happy Tail here.
Happiness is being owned by a cat
- now Isaac - really knows how to entertain! Read all about him
in his now home here.
Mistletow: A success!
Click here to read about the English
cat Misteltoe and how Ingrid helped her to get home.
Out from under the bed
new mum sends an email to Ingrid that just shows that if you are
just a little patient, an older cat will settle quickly and happily
into a new home.
Read more ...
welcome to the family
one happy cat ... click here to read all about him.
new name, a home ... and a homepage!
Oscar (formerly Rudolph) has been with us for a month now and
has fully adjusted to me and Tony. He's our baby and he knows
it. He now has his own website so you can see what he's been up
to and pictures to boot. There's also background music so you
may want to turn the speakers on!
Happy reading! Oscar wants to say hello to his old buddies ...
Oscar's website address is www.verplak.net/oscar/oscar.html
Arlene and Tony
picture is worth a thousand words
Butterbaby loves his new home.
that work in animal rescue don't just want to see their beloved
animals find any old home: they want to see their rescues in loving,
responsible, permanent homes. Beverley, now re-christened Skittles,
found such a home. This one we feel is especially great, because
Skittles' human, Mike, gave her the extra time she needed to settle
Most rescue cats and dogs will settle in remarkably quickly, but
some will need that extra bit of time and patience from you. But
as you will read, your efforts will be repaid one thousand-fold
see Mike's email, and some gorgeous videos, click here.
Sallieanne: a star is born
Channel Nine came to film Ingrid's Haven for the Talk to the
Animals program, they created a new celebrity: Sallieanne.
This gorgeous girl was seen being rescued by Ingrid from the pound
and taken to the Haven, where she was named after one of the show's
presenters, Sallianne Deckert. Before the program aired on October
14, a lovely couple spotted Sallieanne - they didn't have to see
the show to know that Sallieanne is a star. They already knew.
more pictures, and to read all about our celebrity cat in her
new home, click here.
Peggy drinks up the good life
We thought we would send you some photos of Peggy. She has settled
really well and loves her new home ... She is a very lovable cat,
and can't pass up a cuddle or tummy rub. A very big thank you
for letting Peggy come to a loving home, she brightens up our
Wendy and Ben