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20 August 2019

Would you like to help Tain & District Branch by becoming a member of Cats Protection? You can join us for only £5 a month and there are some brilliant benefits You’ll have access to Vetfone 24/7, 365 days a year (a helpline offering immediate advice from RCVS registered Vet Nurses), The Cat magazine subscription, a super pin badge, membership card, Mewsletters twice a year and more… Please use this link to ensure that Tain & District Branch receives your ...

Why male cats should be neutered

12 February 2019

THIS IS PART OF A STORY FROM THE ISLAND OF ARRAN CATS PROTECTION BRANCH FEATURED ON FACEBOOK 6 MAY 2019 - THE PHOTOGRAPHS ON THAT PARTICULAR FEATURE TELL THEIR OWN STORY.People probably get bored of Cats Protection Branches banging on about neutering your cats - please understand THIS is why.Unneutered cats being allowed to wander outside leads to multiple unwanted pregnancies, cats fighting with each other due to high testosterone levels and road traffic ...

Feral Cats

16 January 2019

WHAT ARE FERAL CATS? - the term feral describes members of a domesticated species that have reverted to living as wild animals. Feral cats have had little or no contact with humans. They can never be tamed and this should never be attempted because they are very fearful of people and it would seriously compromise their welfare. Feral cats live alone - or in groups called colonies - and are found in towns, cities and rural areas. The best solution for feral cats is for them to be neutered and...


28 June 2018

This is an aid to help owners who already have cats, to introduce a new cat into the household.Introducing your new cat(s)Cats in the wild are solitary and generally choose not to live in social groups like dogs. The cats you are homing didn't arrive at Cats Protection together so need some time to get used to each other. If cats are forced together too quickly it may lead to lifelong conflict and stress which is difficult to resolve; first impressions are ...


28 June 2018

E-learning - Adults and Older Children A Cats Protection online course to help make your home cat-friendly! Cats Protection has a single and clear vision - a world where every cat is treated with kindness and an understanding of its needs. Understanding Feline Origins (UFO) is designed to give you an appreciation of the ancestry of cats, how this makes them the cats they are today and how to ensure their specific needs are met. Courses are ...


28 June 2018

We are pleased to let you know that Cats Protection has launched a new online shop Our Headquarters has launched a new online shop, www.cpshop.co.uk. CP will receive all of the profits from each sale. You can choose whether the money raised from your purchase will go towards the work of Cats Protection as a whole or towards your local branch The shop has a great range of over 2,000 cat products, ranging from pet ...