Cat and kitten rescue & rehoming centres covering Leicestershire. Adopt a cat from your local rescue shelter.
Organisations are listed alphabetically. Please browse through the page to locate rescues nearest you.
Registered Charity No. 801245
CAT77's policy is to help feral cats by limiting their numbers through neutering and returning to site, and by finding homes for kittens and tame stray cats. The charity has a no-kill policy, and is run entirely by volunteers.
Please Note: The branch is currently full to capacity with cats needing homes and can take no more in at this time. They already have a long waiting list for cats needing to come in, therefore please only contact them if you could offer a good home to a cat, or if you need advice.
Postal Address: PO Box 1639, London, W8 7ZZ.
Email: Via the 'Contact Us' form on their website.
Registered Charity no: 203644
Neutering Assistance: The branch continues to offer free neutering, to help reduce the future numbers of homeless cats. If your cat is still not neutered, please get in touch.
Tel: 0116 416 1306
Based in Nottingham, rehoming in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire.
A small rescue and rehoming facility run by the Kitty Café in Nottingham. Giving rescued cats and kittens a guaranteed home with all their needs taken care of, until they find their forever homes. All cats will be neutered when old enough. Anyone interested in adopting one of the cats will go through a vetting process and the 'adoption fee' will be donated back to local cat rescues.
Tel: 01159 242214
Kitty Cafe's Facebook page
Registered Charity Number 242560
Caring for and rehoming unwanted cats and dogs at their rural sanctuary, which currently can accommodate up to 75 dogs and 30 cats. Visitors are welcome 7 days a week, between 10am and 2.30pm.
Rehoming Centre: Huncote Pet Rescue Centre, Elmwood Farm, Forest Rd, Huncote, Leicestershire, LE9 3LE
Kennels / Cattery - Tel: 01455 888257
Registered Charity no: 509784
Leicester Animal Rescue have many dogs and cats seeking kind, permanent homes in the Leicestershire area. All are microchipped and up to date with flea and worm treatment, and adults are neutered. Please call to book a viewing (viewing times 12 - 3pm 7 days a week)
Rehoming Centre: Fair Winds, Tilton Rd, Billesdon, Leicester, LE7 9FF
Tel: 0116 259 9399
Registered Charity no: 1025009
Based in Loughborough, Leicestershire.
Helping unwanted, abandoned and ill treated cats in the Loughborough area.
The sanctuary is always looking for loving, permanent homes for kittens and cats of all ages. They often have around 100 or more cats in their care. A donation is required on adopting an animal, to enable them to carry on helping other cats. Great care is taken to place the right cat in the right home with the right people so if you feel that you could provide a stable loving and caring home for a cat, cats or kittens please contact as below.
Tel: 01509 263357
Based in Melton Mowbray, covering Leicestershire and further afield when required. All cats are assessed, neutered, vaccinated and microchipped before rehoming. Nikki's Cat Rescue offer lifetime back up for their cats. A home check and adoption fee apply.
Registered Charity no: 1124730
Based in Rushden, Northants, rehoming across Northants, Warks, Leics, Cambs, Herts and Beds. Rescuing and re-homing Persian cats. All cats are vet checked, vaccinated, neutered and groomed before going to vetted homes. Please contact as below for details of cats needing new homes.
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Tel: 01933 387658 or 07954 571814
Registered Charity no: 1036506
The sanctuary takes in domestic animals, farm animals, birds and fowl. They find loving homes for cats and other domestic animals, and also ducks and chickens. Cats which have not been neutered on arrival at the sanctuary, are neutered before rehoming. The farm animals can reside at the sanctuary, and live out their days as companion animals to each other.
Rehoming Centre & Sanctuary: 233 Shaw Lane, Markfield, Leicester, Leics. LE67 9PW. (open 7 days a week, except Christmas day).
Tel: 01530 243925
Rescuing and rehoming cats and dogs, mainly throughout Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and the West Midlands - although can rehome nationwide. All cats are cared for in foster homes until the right home comes along, and will be neutered, microchipped and vaccinate before adoption. Home Checks Apply.
Registered Charity no: 222621
Caring for over 3000 animals each year, and finding homes for over 2000 of them, this is one of the busiest RSPCA rehoming centres in the country.
Lost & Found Register: Tel: 0116 224 2434
Rehoming Centre: 190 Scudamore Road, Leicester, LE3 1UQ
Open: Mon, Wed, Thur & Fri: 11am to 4pm, Sat & Sun:11am to 3.00pm, (Closed Tuesdays)
Tel: 0116 233 6677
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice
Registered Charity no: 243707
A small registered charity run by volunteers, promoting responsible cat/kitten ownership in Leicestershire . They take-in and rehome unwanted, stray or abandoned cats and kittens - through a series of foster homes which they believe gives the cats and kittens a loving atmosphere to live in whilst "in transit". They also help to neuter/spay feral cats.
Neutering Assistance: A subsidised neutering and spaying scheme is in operation, helping to prevent hundreds of kittens being born each year.
Tel: 0116 288 2014