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Cattery reopening 13th July 2018 with amended hours

12 July 2018

We are pleased to advise the cattery will be reopening for visitors from Friday 13th July (lucky for some) 2018.During the remainder of July and August 2018 our summer opening hours will be Friday to Tuesday, 12pm to 4pm. We will be closed on Wednesday & Thursday other than for pre-arranged appointments.Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused during our recent closure period. The cats are looking forward to meeting you soon....

Cattery Homing Pen closure dates

05 July 2018

Please note from Friday 6th July 2018, Ferndown Homing Centre will be closed for cat viewing for an estimated 8 day period. We are still open to enquiries and our shop will remain open during this period (Fri – Weds 12-4pm)This is purely a precautionary measure which we feel is prudent to ensure the continued wellbeing of all of the cats in our care, and we sincerely apologise for any disappointment or inconvenience this may cause. We look forward to ...

Thank you to the Canford Heath Scout Troop!!

12 April 2018

Ferndown Homing Centre would like to say a massiveTHANK YOU! to the Canford Heath Scout Troop in Poole, Dorset, who very kindly and rather fabulously presented our very own cat care and education volunteer Alan Smith with a surprise cheque for £135 at a recent educational talk. Approx. 35 Scouts aged 10-14 years old attended the talk to learn about the work of Cats Protection and how to care for cats, and at the end of the talk they presented Alan ...

Ferndown Homing Centre nominated for Pet Plan Charity Team of the Year

20 March 2018

We are thrilled to share our news with you....Not only have some of our staff and volunteers been individually nominated for a 2018 Petplan & ADCH Animal Charity Award but alsoFerndown Homing Centre has been nominated under 'Animal Charity Team of the Year' too! These awards give thanks to teams and individuals who are truly committed to improving the lives of animals in need and being recognised for their animal ...

Centre closed Saturday 3rd March 2018

03 March 2018

**Polite notice to all visitors** Although the main roads in and out of the estate are improving. The pathways, side roads and access points around the centre are still extremely icy and difficult to pass. Our car parking also needs to remain closed due to remaining snow and ice on a gradient. Therefore, please note that sadly for reasons of health & safety on SATURDAY 3rd March 2018 we will need to remain CLOSED. The big thaw has definitely started ...

Centre closed Friday 2nd March 2018

02 March 2018

As noted in local weather forecasts, the suggestion is please do not travel unless an emergency. The roads and pathways around the estate and centre itself are extremely icy and unsafe to pass, so due to the severe weather conditions in the area for reasons of health and safety we have decided to close the centre today.We apologise for any inconvenience caused, and hope you will visit with us when travel is safer.Keep warm and well.Best wishes,From all at ...