Loves and life on the Garden Route in South Africa

Through the eyes of volunteer coordinator and crazy cat lady, Sharon

It’s cold out there June 25, 2013

A friend of mine who works for Tours for South Africa received a large donation of new blankets from an unknown donor- well known to us. She immediately thought of me with the request that they been earmarked for children in these cold winter days. Picked up 3 large boxes yesterday and today took one if the boxes to our local clinic and handed them out to mothers with you babies. Tomorrow the rest will be distributed to the children at a local youth center and other children from the surrounding community. It’s very chilly in South Africa at the moment!!!




Why monkeys don’t make good pets June 6, 2013

Filed under: Pets,wildlife — shadreyer @ 5:46 pm
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Great article on why monkeys don’t make good pets.


Over a year June 4, 2013

Filed under: Cats,knysna,Persian cat,Pets — shadreyer @ 3:39 pm

It’s been over a year since my three fury boys came to stay and I think it’s time I showed a few more recent photos. Harley , the older rescue, has more or less stayed the same weight but the two little brothers , Mac and Stormer, who were 9 months when I got them, have grown into big solid fur balls. They easily outweigh Harley now and spend most of their time either loving each other or fighting