News

Welcome to our News page where you can find lots of information about recent events, cats in special need, forthcoming events and useful stories.  We hope you enjoy reading the articles.  If you feel that you can help us in any way by supporting events, making a donation or offering some time to volunteer, we would love to hear from you.

We have several vacancies and would love to have you join our team !! Please see the volunteer section for more details !
 

SKIN CANCER IS NOT JUST FOR HUMANS, CATS GET SKIN CANCER TOO!

20 May 2016

It is a fact that skin cancer and sunburn in cats is on the increase; white or light-coloured furred pets are at most risk because their skin lacks natural pigmentation which helps to block out the harmful UV rays. Most at risk are the areas with little fur, such as the tips of the ears and noses as they get greater exposure to the sun’s UV rays. TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR PUSS SAFE IN THE SUN: Limit their exposure to ...

Donate money by text

21 March 2016

DONATE: Did you know that you can now text money to support our Northampton branch? It takes 2 seconds and will help us to care for the many local cats who continue to need our help. Text No. 70660 Message is: CATS33 . You will receive an acknowledgement on your phone thanking you. You will have donated £3 to us! So quick and easy. Text costs £3 plus network charge. Northampton Cats Protection receives 100% of your donation. Obtain bill payer's permission...

easyfundraising & ink cartridges

03 December 2014

Hello to all our wonderful supporters.Easyfundraising.co.uk We have a way to raise funds with no cost to you or ourselves. When internet shopping if you go to easyfundraising.co.uk you can shop at most of your favourite online shops and the traders will donate to your chosen charity. Amazon co uk, Debenhams, M&S, Tesco direct, John Lewis, Toys r Us, Argos, are just a few of the partners in this initiative. It only takes a couple of minutes to ...

New Online Shop Launched

09 January 2013

The new Cats Protection Online Shop – now launched We are pleased to let you know that Cats Protection has just launched a new online shop where 100% of the profits from each sale come to the charity. Customers can choose whether they’d like the money raised from their purchase to go towards the work of Cats Protection as a whole or select a specific adoption centre or branch. The money raised from sales will be sent to the National Cat Centre and then re-issued out to the ...