Lottie The Allotment Kitten

Lottie The Allotment Kitten

by Betty
(Birmingham, UK)

Lottie, the allotment kitten

Lottie, the allotment kitten

Lottie was the only survivor from a litter of kittens born last year on our allotments. We never found out what happened to the other five, but little Lottie was a fighter and didn't give up.

I fed her every day in a fenced-off area behind our meeting room. She got used to me staying to watch her eat and I took many photos of her.

The Cats Protection League (CPL) lent us a trap to catch the adult cats but the first time I set it.......we caught little Lottie!

The CPL came to collect her, had her checked by the vet and looked after her for a few weeks till she was ready for rehoming.

We later heard that the new owners kept her name 'Lottie'.

Betty

See Feral cats at allotments in Birmingham UK

Lottie The Allotment Kitten

Comments for
Lottie The Allotment Kitten

Click here to add your own comments

Feb 22, 2010 Feel good factor
by: Michael

It is so nice to hear a success story and Lottie looks so lost and cute that it makes me feel better to know she has found a home. Thanks for the work that you do and for sharing it here on this site.

Michael Avatar


Feb 21, 2010 Sorry, forgot to....
by: Betty

sign my name to the previous comment!


Feb 21, 2010 Thank you all so much
by: Anonymous

Thank you so much to everyone who has commented about Lottie, our allotment kitten - it just goes to show what a lovely group of people visit this site.


Feb 20, 2010 Amazing Blue eyes!
by: Julie,Alhambra,Il.USA

What amazing blue eyes! Love the picture and the story. You are a good person for finding her a home and for feeding her until one could be found.


Feb 19, 2010 What a lovely story
by: Anonymous

That's a great photo - Lottie is a real beauty. Bless you for caring for feral cats and for getting Lottie off to a good start in life with a new home through Cats Protection. It's heartwarming to know there are such kind people like you around to help animals in need.

Michele (UK)


Feb 19, 2010 Lucky Lottie
by: Babz

She is gorgeous, her face looks as if there is a real warrior behind there, well done for catching her and giving her the chance of a safe and happy life

Barbara avatar


Feb 18, 2010 Lucky Lottie
by: Finn Frode, Denmark

Hi Betty. What a charming little kitty. It was her luck to get caught at an early age and adopted instead of having to stay out all winter. Great job!

Finn Frode avatar


Feb 18, 2010 Little Lottie
by: Gail (Boston, MA USA)

What a beautiful photo! Her beautiful blue eyes against the black fur with the greenery as backdrop...wow! It's wonderful to hear that she got a new forever home. Please share any updates you may hear. Thank you for all of the kindest shown to the ferals.


Feb 18, 2010 Lottie
by: Ruth

What a beautiful little kitten.Well done for rescuing her. I love her name, very apt and I'm so glad she got a good home.

Kattaddorra signature Ruth


This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , by Michael Broad. Bookmark the permalink.

About Michael Broad

Michael is retired! He retired at age 57 and at Aug 2018 is approaching 70. He worked in many jobs. The last job he did was as a solicitor practicing general law. He loves animals and is passionate about animal welfare. He also loves photography and nature. He hates animal abuse. He has owned and managed this site since 2007. There are around 13k pages so please use the custom search facility!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


Please try and upload photos that are small in size of max 500px width and 50 KB size. Large images typical of most default settings on digital cameras may fail to upload. Thanks. Comment rules: (1) respect others (2) threatening, harassing, bullying, insulting and being rude to others is forbidden (3) advocating cat cruelty is forbidden (4) trolls (I know who they are) must use real name and upload a photo of themselves. Enforcement: (1) inappropriate comments are deleted before publication and (2) commenters who demonstrate a desire to flout the rules are banned. Failure to comply with (4) results in non-publication. Lastly, please avoid adding links because spam software regards comments with links as spam and holds them in the spam folder. I delete the spam folder contents daily.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.