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Cats Protection virtual Bingo - 6 December 2020

27 November 2020

Please join us on Sunday 6th December for our first-ever Facebook Live fundraising event, BINGO!It has been a challenging year, to say the least, but we are determined to #MakeChristmasMagical for the cats in our care. That's right, get your dabbers ready and join us for a couple of games of bingo. With all the money raised going to support our work. We will also share some updates about the cats in our care on the live stream. To purchase...

Black Friday - Super easy ways to raise funds for Cats Protection at no extra cost while you shop

27 November 2020

The Black Friday sales start on Friday 27th November 2020. Did you know you can raise funds for the cats in our care while you shop at NO EXTRA COST to you. Here are a couple of simple waysEasyfundraising:Visit https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/ to join (it only takes a couple of minutes), remembering to set Cats Protection Ferndown Homing Centre as your charity of choice, then shop as ...

The Magic of Microchipping - Christmas Animation

25 November 2020

This Christmas, Cats Protection are celebrating reuniting around 3,000 cats and kittens a year with their owners due to the magic of microchipping.Our Christmas animation this year follows eight-year-old Daniel and his cat Casper, a pair with an inseparable bond. A bond unbroken by distance and time, where Daniel spent a hopeful three years wishing for Casper to come home. Click www.cats.org.uk/christmas to watch our animated story and to find out ...

Happy 10th Anniversary Ferndown Homing Centre

09 July 2020

🎂🥳10th Anniversary 🥳🎂 Today marks 10 years since we officially opened in 2010. We are so proud of how much we have achieved during this time with the help and support of our amazing team, and people like you. We had hoped to hold a big celebration to commemorate 10 years and help raise much needed funds to continue our vital work. Unfortunately, this has not been possible due to current restrictions, although we hope to be able to organise something at a ...

Thank you Lynwood Vets

08 May 2020

We would like to thank Lynwood Veterinary Group for their continued support throughout the current crisis. This week we were able to arrange for some of our cats to be health checked at the centre so that they are ready to be homed when we are able to resume homing. Veterinary care is one of the many costs involved in looking after the cats in our care. Help us be #HereForTheCats for now and for always. Please donate now so we can continue to care for cats in these challenging times. ...

Looking for a fun, educational way to keep the children busy?

06 May 2020

Looking for a fun, educational way to keep the children busy? Teach them all about their feline friends with the help of #TheMoggyModules – our new educational packs that help build your kid’s knowledge of cats! These modules are all free to do, and provide a fun and informative activity for the kids. https://education.cats.org.uk/moggy-modules-for-learning-a…/ So why not give it a try, learn something ...

Meet the Thursday - Saturday team

05 May 2020

👋 Meet the Thursday - Saturday Team 👋 In the last of our series on "meeting the team", it is time to introduce Carole, Michele and Liam. They have been working on Thursday through Saturday to look after all of our beautiful cats. Here Carole has been playing with Norman to provide him with much needed stimulation. In our opinion this is also the best of our three photos! Help us be #HereForTheCats for now and for always. Please donate now so we can ...

Meet the Monday to Wednesday team

02 May 2020

👋 Meet the Monday-Wednesday Team 👋 Tanya, Kristie and Donna are working on Monday through Wednesday to complete all of our cat care duties. Ensuring all the cats are fed, watered and have a good play. This is Tanya and Kristie who have this week changed the "Puzzle feeders" in our cat pens. These help keep feeding time more interesting for the cats in our care. Help us be #HereForTheCats for now and for always. Please donate now so we can continue to ...

Pet food recyling - TerraCycle

01 May 2020

♻️ Pet Food Recycling ♻️ While you are staying inside, please remember to continue to collect your plastic pouches or flexible plastic packaging. When we reopen we will be able to recycle these as part of the Purina PetCare® recycling program with TerraCycle UK So far we have managed to collect a whopping 38kg of plastic packaging, with your continued support we are sure we can beat this figure #KeepOnRecycling. Please help us win TerraCycle's latest ...

Meet the Sunday Team

30 April 2020

👋 Meet the Sunday Team 👋 Since the start of the lockdown, we have made changes to the way we are working. Not only has the homing of cats been put on hold, we have made changes to how our team is working to keep them safe. We now only have 2-3 people in a day. Ensuring all the cats are fed, watered and have a good play. This is Gillian & Stef who are now working on a Sunday, not only do they ensure the core animal needs are looked after but they also get to spend time with the cats and ...

#TwoPointSixChallenge

22 April 2020

We would love you to join in from Sunday 26 April and take part in our #TwoPointSixChallenge. We need people like you to support #CatsProtection, in order to help us continue to do our vital work. The idea is carry out a challenge of your choosing and support #CatsProtection. Be as creative as you like, for example why not draw 26 cats, knit 26 mice, or stay silent for 26 hours. Your support will make a huge difference to the cats and kittens in our care across the UK. For more information and...