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We Need You!

21 November 2021

Would you like to be part of our amazing volunteer retail team?Could you spare a few hours to help in one of our 2 charity shops?The shops in Mumbles and Bryn Y Mor Road are our main source of income and we can't function without the income the shops generate Our shop volunteers help with all aspects of the day-to-day running of our fantastic shops – serving customers, helping with stock rotation, creating displays, and everything in between! You’ll develop new skills, ...

Bay Magazine - Oct 2021

31 October 2021

Anyone who had a heart… would adopt a rescue cat Swansea Cats Protection with Lyn Gardner November 2021 - Home & Garden It’s been a challenging month – we’ve had more calls than ever from members of the public asking us to rescue tiny kittens from gardens, hedges, sheds and houses. We’ve scooped up little scraps of life who are covered in fleas, dotted with horrible ticks and taken them into our care. Our wonderful and amazing (and all the positive ...

Jean-Louis completes his epic challenge!

06 September 2021

Finally after 76 days Jean-Louis Button has made it back to Swansea after his epic challenge. He rode his bicycle 10,796.3 KM’s around the British Isles which was an incredible 587 hours and 48 minutes in the saddle! Some of his statistics: 32 islands visited * 23 ferries * 2 hotels + 2 BnB’s * Multiple campsites (mostly wild camping though) * 297 496 ft (over 10x height of Everest) climbed * Quarantined for a week * 4 inner tubes * 2 ...

Mature Moggies Day

16 June 2021

When looking for a new cat to join their family, many people opt for cute kittens and younger cats, passing the more mature moggies by. Sadly, this means the older cats that end up in our care often have to wait over three times longer to find new homes than their younger counterparts. We promise to find a new home for every cat, no matter how long it takes, but we’d love to get these gorgeous senior kitizens into cosy new homes quicker, as that’s where they’re ...

Fundraiser Extraordinaire!

11 June 2021

A few weeks ago we were contacted by Jean-Louis Button who asked if he could fund raise for us. Jean-Louis is cycling 10,000km around the British Isles coastline in 3 months and is raising funds for 3 fantastic charities including Swansea Cats Protection. Jean-Louis has previously cycled 6,100km in 3 months but his latest challenge is quite mind blowing! To cover the distance Jean Louis will need to cycle between 100 - 180 kms per day! Please read his story in the attached link which ...

YURT RAFFLE

15 May 2021

***THE RAFFLE HAS BEEN DRAWN - THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO CONTRIBUTED***After the success of the last raffles we are giving you the chance to win a another Yurt made by one of our volunteers. Entry is £2 a number. The raffle number will be drawn on 31st May or before if all numbers have gone. Full details and the link for just giving is here - https://bit.ly/3tSe5Sl The available numbers are listed on our facebook page or we can pick random numbers for you.Please don't enter anonymously ...