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Success at Cat Show/Homing Day 2019

10 March 2019

Yesterday's Cat Show and Homing Day at Little Downham Village Hall, was another resounding success for Ely & District Cats Protection Branch.Many people attended the annual event, some to meet the famous Garfield (of Sainsburys in Ely fame) and his carers and purchase a signed copy of his new book. Some people were here to meet the eleven cats we had that were looking for a new home - we are very excited to announce that nine of these cats have been ...

World Spay Day 2019

23 February 2019

World Spay Day - 26th February 2019 Cats Protection’s Neuter for a Fiver Scheme In 1995 Doris Day, created an Animal League in the United States of America and went on to set up a World Spay Day. At the time more than 14 million cats and dogs were put to sleep every year in the United States alone. Spaying (neutering) cats is an effective way of reducing the feline population instead. Cats Protection as the leading UK feline charity, is supporting the World Spay Day 2019 in ...

Magic of Microchipping

20 January 2019

The Magic of the Microchip A week before Christmas 2018, we were contacted about a cat that was living rough locally; it had been visiting a care home. We were called in as they were concerned about the appearance of the cat and that it was still hanging around. When we took the cat to the vets – a microchip was found, the registered owner amazingly lived very near to where the cat had been visiting. The cat had been missing for seven months. The cat’s health was checked by the ...