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cat homing page borders pet rescueBORDERS PET RESCUE
Scottish Registered Charity no: SC001583
Borders Animal Welfare take in dogs, cats and small animals that are no longer able to be looked after in their present homes for whatever reason.  They receive no funding and rely totally on donations from the public to fund their work. All animals are health checked, vaccinated and are neutered where age appropriate. Home visits will be carried out alongside pre-adoption consultations.
Tel: 01896 849 090

cat homing page Cats Protection - Peebles & BiggarCATS PROTECTION - PEEBLES & BIGGAR
Registered Charity no: 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Based in the Scottish Borders, covering the area bound by South Edinburgh, Peebles and Galashiels, taking in post code areas EH26, 43, 44, 45, 46 and TD1. If you are considering adopting a cat please get in touch with them. They always have domestic cats, occasionally kittens, and farm cats looking for homes. Public support at coffee mornings, open days, street collections, card sales etc, is invaluable. Please support them if you are in the area.
Volunteers Needed:
If you love cats and would like to help, please contact the branch for more information.
Lost & Found Register: If you would like your lost cat (or if you have found one) listed on their website, please contact the branch.
Tel: 0345 3714 208
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

cat homing page Second Chance Cat RescueSECOND CHANCE CAT RESCUE
Operating in the Peebles and Biggar area.
Providing a safe place for stray or unwanted cats and kittens. They will be given the care they need, including veterinary care, until a suitable new home can be found. All adults cats are neutered, vaccinated, wormed and microchipped before going to a new home.
Tel: 01864 502 681

Scottish Registered Charity no. SC007631
Covering Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife.
Lothian Cat Rescue is a registered charity formed in 1978 to help cats and kittens that have been abandoned, ill-treated, neglected, or are unwanted for any reason. They currently rescue, rehabilitate and rehome around 1000 cats and kittens each year. All adult cats are neutered before rehoming.
Neutering Assistance: A scheme is available to assist those on lower incomes & benefits to get their cats neutered.
Volunteers Needed: Help is required to care for the rescued cats - particularly at the weekends!
Support Shop: 23 Easter Road, Edinburgh (Open 10am - 4pm Monday - Saturday, Tel: 0131 661 3411)
Shelter Address: Brewers Bush, Cockpen Road, Bonnyrigg, Midlothian, EH19 3JH. (Open Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat & Sun 12pm - 3:30pm - Closed Tues & Thur).
Tel: 01875 821025

Registered Charity no. 1083038 (England and Wales) SC038235 (Scotland)
Berwick Animal Rescue Kennels rehomes domestic animals in and around Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. All cats for adoption will be neutered, vaccinated, wormed and deflead and microchipped.
Shelter address: Berwick Animal Rescue Kennels, Windmill Way East, Ramparts Business Park,
Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1TU. Open Tuesday to Saturday – 12pm until 4pm.
Support Shop: 7 -9 Marygate, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1AT. Tel: 01289 309226.
Shelter Tel: 01289 306299
Cat Adoption - Email:
General Enquiries - Email:

Scottish Registered Charity no: SC029296
Providing shelter, care and rehoming facilities for all types of animals, mainly dogs and cats, in the Scottish Borders Region (South East). The centre rehomes many cats each year, and there are always many cats needing loving, permanent homes. Prior to being rehomed, all cats are neutered and vaccinated. A home suitability check will also be carried out prior to adoption, to ensure the perfect match for the cat and owner.
Lost & Found Register: See their website for details of lost and found pets.
Rescue Centre: Arthurshiel Farm, St Boswells, Scottish Borders, TD6 0DL (Opening Times: 10 am and 3.30pm Tuesday to Saturday.)
Tel: 07581 878393

Registered Charity no: 293399
The National Charity helping elderly and terminally ill people to look after their pets. The Cinnamon Trust’s UK wide network of dedicated Volunteers offer support, enabling pets and owners to stay together. They provide dog walking, pet food shopping, feeding, cleaning, and will foster pets when owners need hospital or respite care.
Please Note: The Cinnamon Trust is not a rescue shelter and cannot take unwanted cats in, but if a pet becomes bereaved they will take on their full time, life-long care.
Cat Fosterers Urgently Needed: The Cinnamon Trust are looking for volunteers throughout the UK who are pet free themselves, and can offer short-term foster homes to cats whose owners are in hospital or respite care. Please contact them as below, if you can help.
Postal Address: 10 Market Square, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 4HE.
Tel: 01736 757900 / Fax: 01736 757010
Email - General Enquiries:
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