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Cats Protection - Alness & District

Registered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Alness & District branch covers up to Invergordon, Ardross, Alness, the Black Isle, Muir of Ord, Beauly, Kiltarlity out to Bunchrew, Gairloch, Aultbea and Ullapool.. Working to rescue and rehome stray and unwanted cats and kittens. All cats are looked after by dedicated fosterers. Also assists with feral / farm cats. This branch does not have an adoption centre. 
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Fosterers / Volunteers needed: The branch are always in need of new Fosterers to care for cats between homes, and volunteers to help fundraise. If you could help in any way, please get in touch as below.
Tel: 0345 371 4204
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Website: www.alness.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Ardnamurchan & Mull

Registered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Covering postcode areas PH36, and PA62 to PA76. This small branch is on the Ardnamurchan Peninsula, 50 miles west of Fort William. Since their formation in 1999 they have homed and neutered many cats. Various fundraising events are held between the two communities of Kilchoan and Acharacle.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Available towards the cost of neutering and sometimes vet bills, for those on a low income.
Tel: 07583 103 678
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Website: www.cats.org.uk/ardnamurchan
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Caithness

Registered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Rescuing and rehoming cats and kittens throughout Caithness. All cats are cared for in foster homes and neutered before being released to their new homes.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Available towards the cost of cat neutering for those on a low income.
Lost & Found Register: If your cat is missing, please contact this branch with as many details as you can.
Tel: 0345 371 4217
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Website: www.cats.org.uk/caithness
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Inverness

Registered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Covering postcodes IV1, IV2, IV3, IV4, IV5, IV63.  Inverness Cats Protection are looking to establish a well known branch in their local area, to help support local vets, provide information and support to the public and, of course, ensure the safety and wellbeing of cats in their area.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Lost & Found Register: Cats Protection has teamed up with Animal Search UK to provide the UK's most advanced lost and found database. See their website for details.
Help! Fosterers Needed: The branch would love to hear from anyone who might be willing to become a 'fosterer' for cats and kittens prior to rehoming.
Help! Volunteers Needed: Whether you have 5 hours or 5 minutes a week to spare, please get in touch!
Tel: 07815 910861
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Website: www.inverness.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Isle Of Skye

Registered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Covering Isle of Skye. This branch rescues and rehomes unwanted and stray cats and kittens. They also run a trap, neuter and return scheme to manage feral cat colonies.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Tel: 07817 943 072
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Website: www.cats.org.uk/isle-of-skye

Cats Protection - Nairn

Registered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Covering Croy and Ardersier in the west to Auldearn and Dyke in the east, south of Nairn, the more rural areas of Logie, Dava and Moy. Rescuing, caring for and rehoming cats in foster homes until their ideal home can be found. All cats are neutered, where appropraite, before going to their new homes.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Fosterers / Volunteers Needed: The branch are always in need of new Fosterers to care for cats between homes, and volunteers to fundraise. If you can help, please get in touch.
Tel: 03453 712 714
Email: Via the contact form on the Cats Protection - Nairn website.
Website: www.nairn.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Strathspey

Registered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Covering within the Cairngorms National Park, Grantown to the North, Dalwhinnie to the South, Advie to the East and Laggan to the West.  Rescuing and rehoming cats and kittens; supporting neutering to prevent unwanted kittens.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Tel: 0345 371 2725
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Website: www.strathspey.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Tain & District

Cat Homing Page for Cats Protection - Tain & DistrictRegistered Charity no. 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Covering Invergordon in Ross-shire to Helmsdale in Sutherland. Postcode areas: IV18, IV19, IV20, IV25, IV27, IV28, KW8, KW9 and KW10. Rescuing, helping and rehoming cats since June 2000.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Tel: 0345 371 2737
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Website: www.tain.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Inverness Cat Rescue

Based in Kinmylies, covering the Inverness area. Inverness Cat Rescue was set up to rescue and re-home unwanted and stray cats and kittens in the Inverness area. They have over 20 years experience in dealing with the welfare and rehabilitation of needy cats/kittens and specialise in hand-rearing orphaned kittens; having successfully reared many litters from their day of birth. 
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Lost & Found Cat Register: Inverness Cat Rescue operate a Lost & Found Cat Register. Details on their website.
Postal Address: Inverness Cat Rescue, 37 Creag Dhubh Terrace, Kinmylies, Inverness, IV3 8QG.
Tel: 01463 226279
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Website: www.invernesscatrescue.co.uk

Munlochy Animal Aid

Scottish Registered Charity no. SCO29144
Covering the Highlands. Munlochy Animal Aid exists to try and find permanent good homes for all the animals that find themselves in their care for a variety of reasons including abuse and neglect.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Help is available towards neutering and sometimes vet bills, for those on a low income.
Rehoming Centre: Woodend, North Kessock, Inverness, Inverness-Shire, IV1 3ZD. Viewing times: Tues, Weds, Thurs and Saturdays from 11.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.
Tel: 01463 811722
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MunlochyAnimalAid

SSPCA - Caithness & Sutherland

Scottish Registered Charity no. SC006467
Based in Thurso. The Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA) centres care for thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals every year. If you are looking for a new pet they would be delighted to welcome you at the centre.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Centre: Balmore, Dounreay by Thurso, Thurso, KW14 7YB. Open to the public six days a week (closed Tuesday) from 10am to 4pm.
Tel: SSPCA Helpline 03000 999 999
Email: Via the contact form on the SSPCA website.
Website: www.scottishspca.org

SSPCA - Dumbartonshire & West Scotland

Scottish Registered Charity no. SC006467
Based in Dumbarton. The Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA) centres care for thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals every year. If you are looking for a new pet they would be delighted to welcome you at the centre.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Centre: Dumbarton Road, Milton, Dumbarton, G82 2UA. Open 10am - 4pm, six days a week (closed Tuesday).
Tel: SSPCA Helpline 03000 999 999
Email: Via the contact form on the SSPCA website.
Website: www.scottishspca.org

SSPCA - Highlands & Islands

Scottish Registered Charity no. SC006467
Based in Inverness. The Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA) centres care for thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals every year. If you are looking for a new pet they would be delighted to welcome you at the centre.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Centre: 5 Inshes, Inverness, IV2 5BA. Open 10am - 4pm, six days a week (closed Tuesday).
Tel: SSPCA Helpline 03000 999 999
Email: Via the contact form on the SSPCA website.
Website: www.scottishspca.org

 

Cinnamon Trust - Homes Needed UK Wide
Cat Fosterers and permanent homes always needed. The Cinnamon Trust (the National Charity for the elderly, the terminally ill and their pets, Reg. charity. 293399) are looking for more volunteer homes throughout the UK. Pet free homes are needed for short-term fostering of cats whose owners are in hospital or respite care. Permanent homes needed for cats whose owners have died or who are no longer able to care for them. The Cinnamon Trust is not a rescue shelter and cannot take unwanted cats in. Please contact the Trust as follows if you could help: Tel. 01736 757900 or visit: www.cinnamon.org.uk

 

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