Cat ‘lost’ at airport returned to owners

Image copyright Donna Bailey
Image caption Dinky disappeared when the family came back from Dubai

A cat continues to be reunited with its UK owners greater than two months after going missing in Dubai Airport.

Dinky, a ragdoll cat, was meant to have been loaded on to a airplane to return to Northamptonshire with proprietors Ian and Sue Lees.

However , when they arrived at Gatwick airport Airport Dinky’s cage was clear.

After pleas upon social media, Dinky was found at the rescue centre in Dubai. It really is believed he escaped at the airport terminal.

Mr and Mrs Lees left Dubai on twenty-seven July after living there designed for five years.

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Ian Lees had taken the couple’s two cats to the airport freight area where staff were to weight them on a plane.

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Image caption Ian Lees travelled back to Dubai to assist search for his cat

However , on introduction at Gatwick, pet reception employees presented them with Dinky’s empty competition.

Mr Lees mentioned they had no idea whether the cat had been still in the aircraft or got escaped at Gatwick or within Dubai.

“We had not a clue, ” he stated.

However , Mrs Lees was convinced Dinky could not have remaining Dubai, as his cage had been too clean.

“I know what a mess he makes plus there was no mess in that crate, ” she said.

Back in Dubai, their daughter setup a Facebook page to find him.

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Image caption The family dispersed thousands of leaflets offering a reward for that safe return of Dinky

Finally, past due last month the family got the text from the rescue centre within Dubai.

They were reunited with Dinky – 18 mls away from where they last noticed him at the airport.

He was brought safely house at the weekend.

Picture copyright Donna Bailey
Image caption Dinky will be settling in well at their UK home, his owners stated
Picture copyright Donna Bailey
Image caption Dinky is very distinctive as he has a protruding teeth

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