News

Here is some of the recent good news about our branch. 

Pets at Home Weekend raises almost £200

27 March 2019

We were at Pets at Home in Aylesbury between the 22nd and 24th March raising funds for our branch. The toy tombola and raffle for an Easter basket were very popular. The total collected was just short of £200, and there may be more to come if people donated at the till. Simon's Cat badges are still available to buy at the tills for £1. Special thanks to volunteers Evelyn and Emma who helped to retrieve a cat which escaped from the vet and ran out ...

How about having a Pawsome Afternoon Tea?

24 March 2019

Calling all cat-lovers - host a Pawsome Afternoon Tea to help local cats! Chiltern Cats Protection is appealing to cat lovers and baking enthusiasts alike to help raise money for cats in need by hosting a Pawsome Afternoon Tea event. The branch is looking for local people to organise events in homes, workplaces and schools this April for guests to enjoy tea and cake in exchange for a small donation. The events will be part of Cats Protection’s national ...

Summary of the Chiltern Branch achievements in 2018

08 March 2019

Here’s a summary of what the Chiltern Branch achieved in 2018. The 2018 ‘Kitten Season’ started quite slowly. Then kittens, kittens, kittens everywhere! We had kittens for adoption right up until the end of December. We cannot emphasise how important it is to have your cat neutered to avoid so many unwanted kittens. Over the year we found caring homes for 81 foster cats and kittens. This included some more ‘hard-to-home’ cats and ...

CP volunteers meet La Voix on Vale Lottery's 3rd anniversary

01 December 2018

Here are 2 of our volunteers, Evelyn and Cherie, at the Vale Lottery's 3rd birthday party meeting the fabulous La Voix! This Christmas you can now buy lottery gift vouchers to support us. Every £1 ticket helps to support local good causes including Chiltern Cats Protection. Your support will make a real and lasting difference this Christmas. As well as doing something great for your local good causes, you also get the ...

Stall at Bucks County Show raises a whopping £728!

27 September 2018

The Bucks County Show on 30th August was a long and busy day, but we did very well. The bottle tombola was exhausted by about 2.30pm, and most of the toys were won too. We raised £728.89, had several enquiries from people looking to home cats and did some useful networking regarding fundraising opportunities. Huge thanks to Carole, Cherie, Clare, Den, Janice, Evelyn and Sue for a lot of hard work. We must also thank the person who sponsored our pitch but...