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cat homing page s.e. cheshire & buxton rspcaRSPCA - MACCLESFIELD, SOUTH EAST CHESHIRE & BUXTON
Registered Charity no. 225689
Covering a large part of Cheshire extending into Derbyshire to encompass Buxton.
The branch takes in and cares for animals rescued by inspectors or those who are signed over voluntarily by owners. Care is arranged until permanent homes can be found. A home visit is carried out prior to adoption of an animal.
Volunteers Needed: The branch would love to hear from you if you can spare some time to help, such as by animal fostering, home visiting, helping with fundraising or if you can offer any general help.
Tel: 01625 669620
National RSPCA Website:
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

cat homing page lina's cat rescueLINA'S CAT RESCUE
Rehoming in Derby and Nottingham.
escuing, rehabilitating and re-homing cats and kittens. All cats are kept in foster homes for comfort and will leave neutered, vaccinated, microchipped, up to date with flea and worm treatments, and with 5 weeks free pet insurance. They also offer their adopters 'life time back-up'. Those too young to be neutered will be rehomed with a free neutering voucher.
Please Note:
Lina's has a waiting list of cats to be taken in, with higher priority is given to those needing veterinary care or living outside.
Neutering Assistance: Vouchers are available for those in financial difficulty (those not on benefits included).
Email - (All Enquiries):
Tel - (Emergency Only): 07895 540 361

cat homing page wonky pets rescueWONKY PETS RESCUE
Rehoming in Derbyshire, Northamptonshire, Warwickshire and West Midlands.
Wonky Pets Rescue rehabilitates and rehomes cats with special needs, and rescues cats from dangerous situations. They operate a non-destruction policy. All adult cats are neutered prior to adoption, and kittens are rehomed with a neutering voucher/contract. Young kittens are only rehomed in pairs to homes with no children under 5 years. Homechecks are carried out, and animals will not be adopted to homes on busy roads. Indoor-only homes are needed for cats with special needs.
Tel: 07999 546 593 or 07551 937 775

cat homing page Angel Wings Animal RescueANGEL WINGS ANIMAL RESCUE
Covering Chesterfield and the surrounding area. Rescuing cats, ponies and almost any homeless animals... FIV + cats are most welcome!

cat homing page RSPCA - Derby & District (Abbey Street Animal Rehoming Centre)RSPCA - DERBY & DISTRICT (ABBEY STREET ANIMAL REHOMING CENTRE)
Registered Charity no: 222620
Derby & District RSPCA provides help and support for animals and their owners in Derby and the surrounding Derbyshire areas. All animals will be neutered prior to adoption where old enough, kittens and puppies will be given a neutering voucher.
Microchipping: RSPCA Derby can microchip your cat or dog for only £10. Please contact them to make an appointment!
Shelter Address: Abbey Street Animal Rehoming Centre, 45 Abbey Street, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 3SJ.
Opening Hours: Every day 10.00am to 4.00pm (Closed Wednesdays)
Tel: 01332 344620
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

cat homing page 8 Lives Cat Rescue8 LIVES CAT RESCUE
Based in Sheffield.
A small rescue, set up with the aim of helping cats in need in the Sheffield 8 postcode area. Also rehoming to most places in South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire i.e. Sheffield, Rotherham, Dronfield, Chesterfield etc. All cats will be neutered before re homing, or if too young, this will be required as part of the adoption agreement.

cat homing page Woodland Nook Cat RescueWOODLAND NOOK CAT RESCUE
Rescuing and rehoming animals in Chesterfield, Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire. A unique bungalow-style shelter where the cats rule the roost, just as they do in a real home! There's a kitchen, bedroom and living rooms with settees and beds for the cats to sleep on, plenty of hidey holes to play in and lots of little corners to retreat to for those cats who just want to get away from it all. These pampered pets even have Sky TV! Outside, in the fully enclosed garden, there are trees to climb and fountains to drink from. Prospective homes are checked for suitability, both for the benefit of the new owners, and for the animals. They aim for their cats to come to you neutered, chipped and fully vaccinated. So, if you are seeking a new pet, please give them a call.
Tel: 07941 806536

Registered Charity no: 203644
Covering the following postal areas: parts of DE4, S18, S31, S43, S44 & S45 and all of S40, S41 and part of S42.
Caring for and re-homing unwanted and stray cats, ensuring they are neutered, vaccinated and microchipped prior to rehoming. Loving, permanent homes are always needed for the many cats in their care, and of course volunteers or donations are always extremely welcome.
Volunteers Needed
: Volunteers are needed for cat-socialising, grooming, cuddling and fostering. Also volunteers to help in the shop - even if only a day once a fortnight would help. Please ring, or visit the website below for details.
Neutering Assistance: Low-cost neutering vouchers available, actively reducing the future number of strays.
Lost & Found Register: Tel - 0845 371 27 54
Support Shop: 13 Stephenson Place, Chesterfield, S45 9PN
Tel: 01246 802 919
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Registered Charity no: 203644
The shelter cares for and rehomes over a thousand, yes a thousand, cats every year! There are a total of 100 pens, plus a 'Cat Cottage' for their older and harder to home cats. There are always many cats here waiting and hoping for a new home, so if you are looking for a new feline companion, please contact the shelter and answer a cat in care's prayer.
Shelter Address: The White Cottage, Long Lane, Dalbury Lees, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 5BJ
Tel: 01332 824950
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Registered Charity no: 203644
Support Shop
: Institute Buildings, North End, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4FG.
Support Shop: 31 The Wardwick, Derby, DE1 1HA
Neutering Assistance: The branch offers low cost neutering vouchers to members of the public who are on a low income. Contact as below.
Lost & Found Register: See their website for details.
Cat-line Tel: 01332 206956 (this is a voicemail service, but please leave your number and someone from the branch will call you back)
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Registered Charity no: 203644
Please Note: This branch cannot take cats in.
Neutering Assistance: To enquire about financial assistance with cat neutering, please contact the branch using the details below.
Tel: 01246 825165
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Registered Charity no. 232260
Covering Greater Manchester and Derbyshire.
Please Note: At present this rescue centre is currently full, and unable to take in any more cats. Please only contact them if you can offer a loving home.
Tameside and Glossop is an independent branch of the RSPCA, prioritising cats and kittens brought in by RSPCA Inspectors which are all neutered, vaccinated and blood tested at the RSPCA's animal hospital in Salford before rehoming. Home visits are carried out to ensure a good match between adopter and the cat / kitten.
Tel: 0795 412 2481
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Registered Charity no: 226142
Shelter Address: Mayfield Animal Centre, 137 Spital Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 OHL
Open: Tuesday to Sunday 10am to 4.30pm, (Animal viewing: 11.00am – 4.00pm) Closed Mondays
Tel: 01246 273358
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Registered Charity no: 226284
Address: 13 Chapel Road, Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire, SK23 7JZ.
Neutering Assistance: Please call: 0161 440 7429 with enquiries regarding obtaining neutering assistance vouchers.
Cat Adoption Tel: 07432 709197 or 07432 709198
Dog Adoption Tel: 07854 382106
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Based near Wakefield, West Yorkshire.
Rehoming Persian cats and kittens in the Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire and Nottingham areas. All cats are neutered and vaccinated, and home checks are carried out prior to rehoming.
Tel: 01924 826 149

Rescuing and rehoming cats and dogs, mainly throughout Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and the West Midlands - although can rehome nationwide. All cats are cared for in foster homes until the right home comes along, and will be neutered, microchipped and vaccinate before adoption. Home Checks Apply.

Rescuing and rehoming animals in Nottingham, Derbyshire & Lincolnshire since 1984. On average they care for around 15 dogs, 20 cats, 100 rabbits and 40 guinea pigs. Prospective homes are checked for suitability, both for the benefit of the new owners, and for the animals. So, if you are seeking a new pet, please give them a call. They operate a non destruction policy.
Shelter Address: 6 Ashtree Square, off Town Street, Bramcote Village, near Beeston, Nottingham.
Tel: 01159 220286 (Please telephone between 10am and 4pm, our opening hours)
Mobile: 07778 352541

Based in Nottingham, rehoming in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire.
A small rescue and rehoming facility run by the Kitty Café in Nottingham. Giving rescued cats and kittens a guaranteed home with all their needs taken care of, until they find their forever homes. All cats will be neutered when old enough. Anyone interested in adopting one of the cats will go through a vetting process and the 'adoption fee' will be donated back to local cat rescues.
Tel: 01159 242214

Based in Chesterfield, rehoming across the united Kingdom.
Chesterfield Animal Rescue rehome cats in Chesterfield, and across the country. All their cats are neutered, vaccinated and microchipped and cared for in foster homes. If the animals are under 6 months a neutering contract will need to be signed prior to adoption. The rescue carry out home checks and follow ups to ensure their animals are placed in the right homes.

Registered Charity no: 225634
Rehoming cats in South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire.
This busy inner city shelter always has many cats needing good homes. They care for up to 50 cats at any one time, and manage to find homes for around 400 cats every year. Volunteers are often needed to help with the cats and for fundraising, or you can help by becoming a member, and you will receive a regular newsletter - details are on their web site. The shelter has a 'no kill' policy.
Lost & Found Register: The shelter operates a lost and found register for lost pets in the area.
Shelter Address: 1 Travis Place, Broomhall, Sheffield, South Yorks, S10 2DB
Opening times: Open for adoptions every afternoon, from 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Tel: 0114 272 4441 (the phone is manned from 1.30pm to 4pm daily)

Registered Charity No 1014249
The Society is a registered charity, and has helped thousands of animals in need since it's formation in 1990. They care for and re-home unwanted and stray dogs and cats, ensuring they are neutered prior to rehoming. They are also actively reducing the future number of stray cats by neutering feral cat colonies. Their shelter, 'The Ark' can accommodate up to 40 dogs and 30 cats, and includes specialist isolation and recovery areas, as well as a feline maternity wing. Loving, permanent homes are always needed for the many animals in their care, and of course volunteers or donations are always extremely welcome.
Shelter Address: 'The Ark', Wyaston Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1NB
Please Note: Viewing animals is by appointment only, please telephone as below:
Tel: 01335 300494 / 01335 300825

Unwanted and stray animals are offered shelter at this 85 acre farm, where they can roam and play at will. All animals are vaccinated, flea treated, wormed and micro chipped before rehoming. Loving, permanent homes are always needed for the many animals, including cats and dogs, in their care.
Shelter Address: Back Lane, Chellaston, Derbys, DE73 6TP - Opening Hours: Mon to Fri, 11am-1pm. Sat & Sun, 12pm - 4pm
Please Help: This vital rescue is facing possible closure by the local council, who have stated the rescue is not needed - the lives of literally hundreds of animals each year may be at risk if Second Chance closes: call the rescue to find out how you could help.
Tel: 01332 702070 / 07878 136153 (between 10am - 5pm )

Based in Derbyshire
Shelter Address: Pet Samaritans Animal Sanctuary, Broomhill Road, Old Whittington, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 9EA
Open Saturday to Wednesday from 11.00am to 4.00pm (Closed Thursday and Friday)
Tel: 01246 455777

Dove Holes, near Buxton
A caring voluntary group which offers sanctuary to cats of any age. The sanctuary currently cares for around 70 cats and kittens, and also has a large number of cats waiting to come in. If you can offer a home to a cat, please get in touch. An appointment must be made to view the cats and to arrange for a pre-adoption interview. When adopting a cat, a contribution is expected which helps towards the upkeep of the sanctuary, and the cost of neutering and vaccinations. Kittens are required to be neutered when of age, and adult cats are neutered prior to adoption.
Foster homed needed: Particularly in kitten season, temporary foster homes are needed for mums and kittens. If you could help, please get in touch.
Items needed: Donations of bric-a-brac, clean clothes and books are appreciated, to raise funds at coffee mornings, and garage sales.
Tel: 01298 816200

Based in Great Haywood Stafford, covering Derbyshire, Staffordshire & the Midlands
Looking after and rehoming stray and unwanted animals; mostly farm yard, wild animals and pets (unable to help with dogs). This rescue isn't open to the public.
Tel: 01889 271876

Rescuing and rehoming animals in the Huthwaite area of Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire for over 20 years. All cats will be neutered prior to rehoming. No kittens are rehomed before the age of 8 weeks. Home checks will be carried out before an adoption takes place. Huthwaite raises all funds through car boot sales, jumble sales and coffee mornings.
Tel: 01773 784586

Registered Charity No 1062053
St. Francis Hospice for Cats is not a re-homing centre, but a registered hospice for chronically sick and elderly cats. The Hospice looks after around 25 cats. They are included here as they are desperately in need of donations and sponsors, to enable them carry on with their invaluable work. You could make a real difference by sending a donation, however small. If you are in the Derby area, perhaps you could lend a hand with a fund-raising event? You can contact the hospice as below.
Shelter Address: 3 Sapperton Close, Littleover, Derby, Derbyshire, DE23 7NX
Tel: 01332 272139

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:
Email - To Volunteer:

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