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CAT RESCUE & REHOMING CENTRES - EDINBURGH & LOTHIAN, SCOTLAND


CAT ACTION TRUST - LANARKSHIRE
Registered Charity no. SCO41997
Caring for and rehoming unwanted and abandoned cats and kittens in the Lanarkshire area. Re-homing around 500 cats and kittens each year, both domestic pet cats, as well as neutered ferals and semi-ferals for farms or smallholdings.
rescue cats for rehoming lanarkshire scotland Cats Seeking Homes:
Please visit the Cat Action Trust - Lanarkshire »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
More Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats currently seeking homes appear on their website, linked below.
Neutering Assistance:
They can offer subsidised neutering which can help towards the full cost of neutering.
Lost Cat Register:
This branch maintains a lost cat register and it's dedicated contact no. is Tel: 01236-621604 (for lost cats only).
Low Cost Microchipping: They can also help with lower cost I.D. chipping of cats. Full details can be found on their website.
Tel: 0871 890 3034
Email: admin@catactiontrust.co.uk
Website: www.catactiontrust.co.uk

CATS IN CRISIS
Based in Wishaw, covering Lanarkshire.
Rescue and rehoming Cats and socialising feral cats and kittens. All cats over 6 months will be neutered and home visits carried out prior to adoption.
rescue cats for rehoming wishaw lothian scotland Cats Seeking Homes:
Please visit the Cats in Crisis »» Cat Chat Rehoming Page
Tel: 07741 201761
Email: catsincrisis@outlook.com

LOTHIAN CAT RESCUE
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.
Cats Seeking Homes:
Some of the cats currently seeking homes appear on their website, linked below.
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
Email: lothiancatrescue@live.co.uk
Website: www.lothiancatrescue.org

CAT ACTION TRUST - STRATHCLYDE
Registered Charity no: 1063947
Covering North Lanarkshire & Surrounding Counties. Providing rescue to stray and unwanted cats, neutering of ferel colonies and offering ID Chipping to cats and small dogs.
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats currently seeking homes appear on their website, linked below.
Lost Cats Register: Details of lost cats in the area appear on their website, linked below.
Low Cost Microchipping: They can also help with lower cost I.D. chipping of cats.
Tel: 0871 566 2107
Mobile: 07767 267 825
Email: info@catstrathclyde.com
Website: www.catstrathclyde.com

SSPCA - EDINBURGH & LOTHIANS
Scottish Registered Charity no: SC 006467
The Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Scottish SPCA) prevents cruelty to animals and encourages kindness and humanity in their treatment. They rely on public donations to continue rescuing and rehoming Scotland's abandoned, neglected and defenceless animals.
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats currently seeking homes appear on their website, linked below.
Address: Mansfield, Balerno, Edinburgh, EH14 7JU.
Open: Monday to Sunday 10am - 4pm
Tel: SSPCA Helpline 03000 999 999
Email: See the 'Contact Us' form on their website.
Website: www.scottishspca.org

SSPCA - LANARKSHIRE
Scottish Registered Charity no: SC 006467
The Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Scottish SPCA) prevents cruelty to animals and encourages kindness and humanity in their treatment. They rely on public donations to continue rescuing and rehoming Scotland's abandoned, neglected and defenceless animals.
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the cats currently seeking homes appear on their website, linked below.
Address: Bothwell Road, Hamilton, ML3 0SB.
Open: Monday to Sunday 10am - 4pm
Tel: SSPCA Helpline 03000 999 999
Email: See the 'Contact Us' form on their website.
Website: www.scottishspca.org

SUNNY HARBOUR CAT & KITTEN RESCUE
Registered Charity no. SCO41871
Based in Lochgelly, Fife. Coming to the aid of abandoned, unwanted cats or kittens and to nurse them to health and to find them new homes. Also hand rearing of infant kittens - strict no kill policy. The emphasis is on the education of the public, to raise awareness of sensible and appropriate care required for all cats and kittens.
Lost & Found Register:
The branch maintains a 'Lost & Found' register for cats in their area, contact as below.
Low Cost Microchipping: They can also help with lower cost I.D. chipping of cats.
Shelter viewings are by appointment only.
Tel: 0300 330 1412 or 07783 639898 (24 hour emergency number)
Email: info@sunnyharbour.org.uk
Website: www.sunnyharbour.org.uk

MANY TEARS ANIMAL RESCUE
(Cats being fostered in Edinburgh)
Taking in and rehoming primarily ex-breeding dogs on "death row" in the pounds and those whose owners are no longer able to keep them.  They also have a small cattery which enables them to take in emergency cases for cats.
Cats Seeking Homes: Some of the animals seeking homes are featured on their website, linked below.
Address: A Wales-based rescue with cats being fostered in Edinburgh, seeking loving homes
Tel: 01269 843084 (between 10am - 4pm only please)
Email: sw.vanatta@virgin.net
Website: www.manytears.co.uk

EDINBURGH DOG AND CAT HOME
Shelter: The Edinburgh Dog & Cat Home, 26 Seafield Road East, Edinburgh EH15 1EH
Open: Mon to Sat, 9am - 4pm, (closed 25 and 26 December and 1 and 2 Jan)
Tel: 0131 669 5331
Fax: 0131 657 5601
Email: info@edch.org.uk
Website: www.edch.org.uk

CATS PROTECTION - WEST LOTHIAN
Registered Charity no: 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Rehoming cats and kittens in West Lothian, Midlothian, Edinburgh and East Lothian.
Volunteers Needed: The West Lothian branch is desperate for some new volunteers - could you fit the bill? If you love cats, and do not object to being unpaid, overworked and frequently harassed then you'd be perfect! Seriously though, volunteering brings immense satisfaction from being able to help the sick, injured and unwanted cats in your area. To enquire about becoming a volunteer for the West Lothian Branch, please call 07050 252203, or e-mail one of the contacts on the Contact Us page of their website.
Cats Seeking Homes:
Some of the cats currently seeking homes appear on their website, linked below.
Neutering Assistance: Low-cost vouchers are available, enquire by email: cats-westlothian@hotmail.co.uk
Lost & Found Register: The branch operates a Lost & Found register, and there is a Lost & Found section on their website.
Sponsors Needed: If you are currently unable to adopt a cat, you might consider sponsoring one of the branch's resident cats or sponsoring a cat-pen. Cat-pen Sponsorship can make a great present too! Email as below to enquire.
Homing/Adoption & General Enquiries - Email: cats-westlothian@hotmail.co.uk
Tel: 08453 712 719 (Please note: This number is reserved for Emergency Situations only)
Web site: www.cats-westlothian.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

CATS PROTECTION - DUNBAR AND DISTRICT
Registered Charity no: 203644 (England & Wales) SC037711 (Scotland)
Covering North Berwick, Haddington, Prestonpans, Dunbar, Wallyford, Tranent, Port Seton, Aberlady, Gullane, Longniddry, East Linton, Musselburgh, Gifford, Chirnside, Eyemouth & Duns. As well as rehoming cats and kittens, this rescue helps feral cats by limiting their numbers through neutering and returning to site.
Please Note: Contact for this branch is currently through head office, as follows.
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12
National CP Email: helpline@cats.org.uk

Web site: www.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

WEST LOTHIAN CAT & KITTEN RESCUE
West Lothian Cat & Kitten Rescue are a small, family run rescue and rehoming service based in the West Lothian area. They also nurse pregnant felines and their kittens for rehoming. All cats receive veterinary assistance, neutering and vaccination as required. If you feel you can offer a loving, permanent home to a cat or cats, please call as below for an initial chat, and to make an appointment to visit. Donations are gratefully accepted, which enables the rescue to continue to provide the highest standards of care.
Address: Wotherspoon Drive, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0BB
Tel: 01506 829848 (after 6pm please, telephone also accepts text messages)
Email: kittycatswestlothian@btinternet.com

EDINBURGH CAT PROTECTION LEAGUE
Registered Charity No. SCO14916
3 Casselbank Street, Edinburgh, EH6 5HA
Tel: 0131 554 5521
Website: www.edinburghcatprotection.org.uk

ALLANDALE ANIMAL SANCTUARY
The sanctuary cares for up to 40 dogs and 30 cats, as well as a variety of other small animals needing new homes.
Easter Baton Farm, West Benhar Road, Harthill, Lanark, Lothian, ML7 5TG
Tel: 01501 823860

THE CINNAMON TRUST
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: admin@cinnamon.org.uk
Email - To Volunteer: volunteer@cinnamon.org.uk
Website: www.cinnamon.org.uk

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