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Fosterer’s wanted

16 September 2021

Could you become a Fosterer? By volunteering to foster a cat with us, youʼre helping us rescue morecats every year, by taking in cats that otherwise may have been turned away. Fostering is a reallyrewarding experience when you see the cats going to loving new homes, particularly if the cat hashad a traumatic life before being rescued. Our volunteers gain a great deal of satisfaction helpingcats get a second chance in life. All you need to do is live in the Bideford/ Holsworthy area, have ...

Fostering Opportunities

21 March 2021

We are delighted to announce that we are able to take on two new volunteers within the branch. You must live in the Bideford/Holsworthy area.Fosterer Space for a pen in your gardenTime to look after cats including trips to the vet - ideally able to drive Able to use / access a computer to update cat details Full details can be viewed by watching the fosterer video Handrearer We also are looking for a volunteer to hand rear kittens abandoned by their mother Time to hand rear bottle feeding...

A guide to our new hands-free homing process

22 June 2020

We’re keen to help as many cats as possible, both during the current crisis and beyond. Offering our cats a home will help to free up more space to take in emergency cases. We have put in extensive procedures to make sure that our homing process is in line with current government guidance, without putting adoptees or our volunteers at risk. We are delighted to announce we are now commencing hands free homing - here is our guide on how to adopt ...

Cats and Coronavirus

13 April 2020

In these challenging times with the developing situation with coronavirus (COVID-19), Cats Protection is taking extra precautions to keep our cats, volunteers, employees and the public safe and continue to provide high levels of care for the cats in our centres and branches as well as helpful welfare advice to cat owners. Much of our activity, including homing, face-to-face fundraising and events, have been put on hold until further notice. At this time we are also unable to take any more cats...

Waitrose Community Matters

04 February 2020

We are delighted to announce that we are one of the nominated Community Matters charities this month at Waitrose in Holsworthy. At the end of your shop in branch, you’ll receive a token to place in a box of the good cause you’d most like to support. The more tokens you put in our box the bigger the donation we will receive. Donations are incredibly important to us and allow the branch to continue to care for the cats that come to us on their journey to their forever homes. Please ...