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Boots is lucky to be alive after surviving being shot with a shot gun at some point during her life.

17 February 2021

Boots was homed from our centre as a kitten with her sibling Puss 8 years ago, they were much loved and cared for pets. Their original owner passed away last year and she left Boots in the care of her two sons. The son caring for Boots and Puss then also sadly passed away in January. Remaining son Darren, who brought Boots and Puss to us, was unable to keep the cats himself as they would ...

Help for Cats Appeal!

12 February 2021

Our team at Cats Protection Bridgend have been working tirelessly through the pandemic to help cats and kittens. Due to the COVID restrictions, and reduced staff numbers, we have been focusing on helping the most vulnerable cats and people. Cats like 15 year old Fluff who was admitted into our care because his owner was ill in hospital with Dementia and an elderly family member was struggling to care for him. Fluff is a lovely cat, he needed surgery to remove sun damaged areas from his ears ...

From rags to riches: burned cat Mushka has a second chance at life

13 March 2019

Stray cat Mushka was a stray living outside in the cold and her fur was dirty and stained. She had weeping sores on her shoulder, back and ear, probably from burns where she had sought shelter under a car bonnet. But Mushka’s luck finally changed when she was taken to Cats Protection’s Bridgend Adoption Centre. “Mushka was very scared and shied away from our cat carers when she first arrived”, said ...