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Mature Moggies Day (16 June)

16 June 2021

Celebrate Mature Moggies Day (16 June 2021). We're celebrating mature moggies as sadly, despite having so much to offer and making purrfect companions, cats in their twilight years take over three times longer to find homes than their younger counterparts.To honour the nation’s golden oldies and prove that they have just as much to give as younger felines, we’ve launched Mature Moggies Day and we will continue to do so every year on 16 June.Find ...

National Microchipping Month

09 June 2021

During June many vet practices across the UK will offer discounted microchipping to celebrateNational Microchipping Month.For more information about microchipping: https://www.cats.org.uk/help-and-advice/neutering-and-vaccinations/microchipping-your-cat A microchip is the size of a grain of rice, takes a few seconds to implant into a pet's scruff and contains contact details that can be accessed by a vet if the cat is found or injured.If a pet goes missing, ...

Lockdown success as 20,000 cats homed

01 April 2021

Cats Protection is celebrating the first anniversary of a pioneering online adoption process which has rehomed more than 20,000 cats around the UK.The charity launched Hands-Free Homing, its new contactless way of homing cats and kittens in response to the COVID-19 restrictions and it has been even more popular than it could have hoped.Actress Frances Jeater, from Richmond in Surrey, was one of the first to adopt via Hands-Free Homing. She said: “My ...

Hands-Free Homing at the NCAC

27 November 2020

During COVID-19 restrictions, Cats Protection has successfully homed more than 10,000 cats by its new Hands-Free Homing process. The National Cat Adoption Centre has been part of this solution from the start. This is to ensure that we can continue to help as many cats as possible at this time by matching them with their perfect family and freeing up more space in our centres. If you’re interested in adopting a cat from us please take a look here Adopt a ...

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Notice

20 March 2020

Coronavirus (Covid 19) Updatewww.cats.org.uk/coronavirus 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. Unfortunately this does mean that with immediate effect, some activities, ...