Whilst in Wellington, New Zealand Aotearoa Ike tried to make as many new friends as he could, and with Chelsea’s help he was very successful! The photo montage above shows: Left to right, top row: Lola, Angus, Bonnie, Lola, Mittens, Monty, Zion. Middle row: Jenga, Angus, Angus again, Bonnie, Jim, Jim again. Bottom row: Monty, Jim, Basil, Jim, Bonnie, Bonnie again, Cru the dog.
Mittens is very famous indeed and Chelsea took Ike to see an exhibition dedicated to him:
During the lockdown period many Wellingtonians submitted their artwork of Mittens and it was also displayed at the exhibition: