Ely and District News

Find out all the latest news from the Ely and District branch.

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 ...

Ely Cats Protection Cat Show and Homing Day success

13 March 2017

The Ely branch held their annual Pet Cat Show and Homing Day at Little Downham Village Hall on Saturday, raising hundreds of pounds for the branch.The annual event, the 22nd in the branch's history, saw every cat in the homing section adopted; a first for the event. Cats adopted included two cats who had been with the branch for over six months; Jemima, a black and white female and Simone, a middle aged tortie. During the event the public were able to vote for...

Pet Cat Show, Photo Competition and Homing Day to be held in Little Downham on 11th March

22 February 2017

11th March sees the return of our annual Pet Cat Show and Homing Day.Held at Little Downham Village Hall, the Pet Cat Show will see around 30 cats and kittens from all walks of life competing for the Best in Show prize! Entries have now closed but you can still come along on the day to support the branch, see all the cats in competition and meet our special guest Garfield, the Sainsbury's ...