Category Archives: Animals

Stevie, Oscar and Sasha

Missing Cat – Buzanada

Has anyone seen this lovely little cat that has gone walk about in Buzanada, Tenerife? Answers to the name of Saffy and has a brown spot on the back of her left heel. Missing since Sunday from the Viña de las Arenas area of Buzanada. Please contact us with any sightings so we can let…

Relaxing in the Sun

Exchange Rate Rises For Dogs

This coming October The Gillian Banks Theatre School, from Rotherham in the UK, will be bringing 15 of it’s professional and semi-professional performers to the Island for one week, to perform in no less than 3 charity shows to benefit the Live Arico Animal Rescue Centre. The Theatre School supports many charities throughout the year…

Live Arico Support

Many of you know that that we are animal lovers, we have two cats, a dog, two terrapins and a hamster living with us (as well as the Roach Family – but they should be going soon!). We are lucky in that our landlord allows us to have this ‘zoo’ in our home – but…

Caption Competition

It’s been a great weekend with the Carnaval atmosphere here in Los Cristianos putting everyone is a terrific mood so I thought we could have a bit of fun at The Beach over the next few days. Our ‘grand child’ Pedro went on a trip with Danny to the Airport.  This was taken whilst waiting…

Cats Aid in Tenerife

We see and hear lots and lots about the various Dog Rescue organisations in Tenerife however maybe we don’t hear as much about the sterling work that is now being carried out by Cats Aid here in the South. Cats Aid is a Tenerife Association that is NOT a rehoming centre, Nor is it a…

Puppies Looking for a Home

Can you help?  Yes, its one of those posts I am afraid.  I heard yesterday about 11 husky type puppies that urgently need a home.  Now, they are very cute looking puppies, but don’t be swayed by this, these I think will be big dogs when they grow and will need a lot of exercise…

New Dog Rescue Centre in Tenerife

I have just read about a new dog rescue centre opening in Tenerife, or perhaps more correctly, being made an official Charity. I don’t know too much about the organisation yet, but it seems to have been developed from/by Petsworld Dog Hotel where the owner, Marisa Traen and her team have been looking after abandoned…

Fostering Dogs in Tenerife

Today’s guest post is from a lady by the name of Steph Tufft,  a Veterinary Nurse from the UK living here in the South of Tenerife.  Having studied behaviour as well as grooming Steph set up Waggytails in 2002 after being forced to stop nursing due to illness.  Steph can help you with any area…