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Ely Station staff are raising funds for the Ely branch

08 May 2018

Staff at Ely Station will be fundraising for the Ely branch of Cats Protection this Saturday, 12th May.Staff will be encouraging the public to get involved by dressing up and offering a cake stall and face painting.A cat photo competition is being held with entries for Best Male, Best Female, Most friendly cat and Overall Best Cat. Please send your entries to elycats@waitrose.com. Entries cost £1 per category.Volunteers ...

24th Annual Pet Cat Show and Homing day round-up

12 March 2018

The Ely branch of Cats Protection held their 24th Annual Pet Cat Show and Homing day on Saturday 10th March at Little Downham Village Hall. 30 cats and kittens competed in the show which was judged by the experienced trio of Irene Roos, Barbara James and Niki Hill. The cats, whether Pedigree or Non-pedigree, were judged on temperament, personality and condition. The Best in Show Pedigree Pet was kitten Emmie who was making her show debut. Emmie lives with her...

Ely Cats Protection appeal for more fosterers

10 October 2017

Cat carers desperately needed Cats Protection’s Ely and District Branch is looking to recruit fosterers to care for unwanted and abandoned cats while they wait to find a new owner. Cat fostering is hands-on cat welfare work looking after felines on a short-term basis, either in cat pens in their garden or a spare room in their home. The branch, which is run entirely by volunteers, needs people who can offer a temporary home to one or more cats ...

Ely branch Annual Homing Day

15 August 2017

Are you looking to adopt a new purrfect pet? Then come along to our Homing Day in Soham! Ely and District Cats Protection Branch will again be holding their annual Homing Day on Saturday 9th September 2017 at the Methodist Church Hall in Soham – open from 11.00am to 1.00pm. This event will provide prospective new owners with the perfect opportunity to meet some of the cats that are currently being cared for by our Branch and seeking a new forever home. ...

Microchip helps reunite elderly Cambridgeshire cat with relieved owner

30 May 2017

The Ely branch recently assisted one of our supporters in reuniting a 15 year old cat with his very relieved owner. The missing moggy had been seen in a garden in Burwell for several weeks and was obviously very hungry. Once trapped, he was whisked off to the vets where he was scanned for a microchip. A chip was found and his very relieved owner was contacted by the microchip company. This poor cat had ended up quite far ...