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cat homing page national animal welfare trust clactonNATIONAL ANIMAL WELFARE TRUST - CLACTON
Registered Charity no: 1027106
Rescuing and Rehoming in N.E. Essex and S.E. Suffolk. Sanctuary and re-homing centre for cats and dogs looking for caring, loving homes.
Volunteers Needed
: Volunteers to help mornings in the cattery are very welcome, please call as below.
Support Shop: 10 West Road, Clacton On Sea, Essex. CO15 1QR. (Open 11am - 4pm)
Shelter Address: The Street, Little Clacton, Essex, CO16 9LG.
Viewing hours: 10.00 am - 12 noon daily (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day)
Tel: 01255 860062 (10.00 am - 5.00 pm)
Email: [email protected]

cat homing page bury st. edmunds & stowmarket cats protectionCATS PROTECTION - BURY ST. EDMUNDS & STOWMARKET
Registered Charity no. 203644
Rescuing and rehoming cats and kittens in Mid Suffolk. The branch homes cats in the following postcode areas:
IP6, IP7, IP8, IP14, IP22, IP23, IP29 to IP33 and CO10. (Home checks apply prior to adoption)
Postal Address:
PO Box 422, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP31 3WE.
To Adopt a Cat - Tel: 01449 674584
General Enquiries - Tel: 01284 850887
Email: [email protected]
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

cat homing page framlingham & saxmundham cats protectionCATS PROTECTION - FRAMLINGHAM & SAXMUNDHAM
Registered Charity no: 203644
This busy branch rehomes around two hundred cats and kittens every year. Covering postcode areas: IP6 and IP12 to IP23. (Home checks apply prior to adoption)
Tel: 01728 723 499
Email: [email protected]
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

cat homing page Ipswich & District Animal WelfareIPSWICH & DISTRICT ANIMAL WELFARE CENTRE
Registered Charity no: 1159595
Providing food, shelter and veterinary care for stray and abandoned cats. All cats are neutered, and treated for worms and fleas before they are rehomed.
Neutering Assistance: A neutering programme, and veterinary clinic is available for owners in receipt of state benefits (proof required).
Shelter Address: 181 Cauldwell Hall Road, Ipswich.
Tel: 01473 727496
Email: [email protected]

cat homing page Feline Care Cat RescueFELINE CARE CAT RESCUE
Registered Charity no: 1144830
Covering Norfolk and North Suffolk.
A purpose built Cat Rescue Centre set in three acres of rural tranquility, offering cats a loving home whilst finding them new forever homes. Feline Care Cat Rescue also carries out therapeutic work with feral and nervous cats. Every cat taken in at the shelter is neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. Home checks apply.
Centre Address: Feline Care Cat Rescue, Roudham Road, East Harling, Norwich, Norfolk, NR16 2QN
Tel: 01953 718529
Email: [email protected]

cat homing page Cats Protection - Haverhill & Stour ValleyCATS PROTECTION - HAVERHILL & STOUR VALLEY
Registered Charity no: 203644
Rescuing, caring for and rehoming cats in the CB9, CB10, and CO10 postcode areas. Cats are cared for by volunteer fosterers until a permanent home can be found. They also give advice on cat problems and help with feral colonies. They have a non-destruction policy, which means that no healthy animal is ever put to sleep.
Volunteers Needed Urgently
: Haverhill and Stour Valley CP are always looking for new volunteers. A variety of roles are needed to run the branch, so there is bound to be something to fit your skills. Please contact them as below if you could help.
Fosterers Required: To Foster cats in their own homes whilst they await permanent homes of their own.
Postal Address: Stour Valley Branch, PO Box 94, Haverhill, Suffolk, CB9 7WY
Neutering Assistance: Contact the branch for further information.
Tel: 01440 535131
Email: [email protected]
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

cat homing page Cats Protection - Downham Market Cat Adoption CentreCATS PROTECTION - DOWNHAM MARKET CAT ADOPTION CENTRE
Registered Charity no: 203644
Rescuing and rehoming cats and kittens in and around Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, South Lincs & Suffolk. All cats & kittens are homed neutered, microchipped, have had at least their first vaccination, are treated for fleas & worms and come with 4 weeks free pet insurance. If you are looking to adopt a new feline companion, you will be spoilt for choice!
Shelter Address: Downham Market Adoption Centre, Wards Chase, Stowbridge, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE34 3NN. Opening Times: Open 6 days a week, 11am - 3pm. Closed Tuesdays.
Telephone: 01366 382311
Email: [email protected]

cat homing page Blue Cross - Suffolk Rehoming Centre BLUE CROSS - SUFFOLK REHOMING CENTRE
Registered Charity No. England and Wales (224392) and Scotland (SCO40154)
Covering: Suffolk, Essex, parts of Cambridge, and parts of Norfolk.
Rehoming Centre Address:
Bourne Hill, Wherstead, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 8NQ.
Centre Opening Times: 11am - 4pm daily. Closed Weds.
Tel: 0300 777 1480
Email: [email protected]
Rehoming Centre Web Page:
National Website:

Registered Charity no. 1089460
Covering Suffolk, Cambs, Norfolk.
Fostering stray or abandoned cats and kitten until suitable homes can be found. Newmarket Cats always neuter cats in their care, and can help towards the cost of neutering when rehoming kittens.
Email: [email protected]
Website: Newmarket Cats   

Registered Charity no: 203644
Rescuing and rehoming cats in postcode areas: IP1 - IP5 and IP7 - IP11
Support Shop
: 184 Bramford Lane, Ipswich.
Neutering Assistance: Contact this branch for more information on neutering assistance available.
Lost & Found Register: Lost or found cats can be registered via the Ipswich Cats Protection website.
Tel: 0345 371 2069
Email: [email protected]
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Registered Charity no: 203644
Helping stray and unwanted cats and kittens in Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft, Beccles, Bungay and surrounding areas.
Neutering Assistance: Help towards the cost of neutering is available if you are on a means-tested benefit.
Lost & Found Register: There is a Lost & Found cats section on their website, linked below.
Tel: 0345 371 4202
Email: Please see the 'Contact Us' page on their website, linked below.
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Registered Charity No. 295518
The happiness and health of their rescue animals, is crucial to Norfolk & Suffolk Animal Trust. They aim to find a loving family home for life, for each and every animal in their care, and they never destroy a healthy animal.
Support Shop: 2 Broad Row, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.
Shelter Address: Norfolk & Suffolk Animal Trust, Fremantle Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 4AT.
Cat Adoption Tel: 01493 844631
Dog Adoption Tel: 01502 740787 or 07803 745541 (9.00am to 6.00pm. Tuesday to Sunday)
Email: [email protected]

Registered Charity no. 297973
Rescuing and rehoming in South Norfolk and North Suffolk.
Country Cat Shelter are always looking for kind, loving homes for cats and kittens. No healthy cat is ever put to sleep, and the shelter can sometimes help people with their vets fees when funds allow. If you think you can offer one or more or their cats or kittens a permanent, loving home please give them a call. Donations are always gratefully received, or if you would like to volunteer your help with fundraising or can offer any other assistance, they would love to hear from you.
Tel: 01502 574562
Email: [email protected]

Registered Charity No. England and Wales (224392) and Scotland (SCO40154)
Covering: Cambridgeshire and parts of Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire
Caring for and rehoming cats and smaller domestic animals such as rabbits or guinea pigs. The centre can house up to 200 cats at any one time, all of whom are looking for a loving new home. There is such a huge variety of cats here, there is bound to be just the feline you are looking for. Their procedures for 'match-making' pets to prospective owners it so successful, that they have one of the lowest 'returns' rate of any animal rehoming charity in Britain.
Rehoming Centre: 20 Garlic Row, Newmarket Road, Cambridge, Cambs, CB5 8HW
Open: 10 - 4 (Mon - Fri), and 10 - 2 (Sats, Suns, Bank Hols.) Closed Xmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day.
Tel : 0300 777 1470
Fax: 0300 777 1471
Email: [email protected]
Rehoming web page: Blue Cross Cambridge Rehoming Centre
National web site:

Registered Charity no: 206269
This busy branch rehomes around 200 dogs and 250 cats each year, as well as numerous smaller animals. All cats rehomed are neutered, fully vaccinated (if FIV negative), flea'd, wormed, micro chipped, blood tested for FIV/FELV and vet checked.
Animal Centre: 2 Mill Lane, Martlesham, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 4PD. Open Mon-Sat 11.30am-3.30pm (Closed Wednesday). Sunday 1.30-3.30pm (Sunday by appointment only).
Tel: 0300 999 7321
Email: [email protected]
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Registered Charity no: 205098
Clinic: Eddington Clinic, 1 Pool Way, Whitehill Road, Cambridge (open: Tues, Thurs & Sat 9am to 10.30am, Tel: 01223 247986)
Tel: 07888 851234
Email: [email protected]
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Registered Charity no: 206965
Areas covered: Bury St. Edmunds, Sudbury, Stowmarket. If you would like to rehome one of their dogs or cats, please telephone to find out about the animals up for re-homing, before you visit.
Cat Adoption - Tel: 0300 330 1405
Dog Adoption - Tel: 01284 703807
Email: [email protected]
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Registered Charity no: 206576
Tel: 01502 566623 (Mon / Wed / Fri, 12 noon - 4pm)
Email: [email protected]
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Covering Essex, and parts of Suffolk and South East London.
This is a small friendly self run rescue that helps to rescue and rehome cats and kittens. They run a purpose built kitty haven where the cats can stay, progress and play until a suitable forever home is found. Every cat rehomed is neutered, micro-chipped, flee and worm treated and vaccinated if required. Paws & Mittens is run purely on donations.
Tel: 07709 925788
Email: [email protected]

Animal Craziness takes in and cares for un-wanted small animals, whilst finding them loving homes. All cats are Neutered (if old enough), Vaccinated, Microchipped, flea & worm treated. If you are looking to re-home an animal please contact as below.
Microchipping Assistance: £10 Microchipping for your cat in their own home in Newmarket & surrounding villages.
Tel: 07825707866
Email: [email protected]

Based in Alresford, near Colchester. Rescuing and rehoming domestic kittens, young adult cats, and feral cats throughout the whole of Essex and South Suffolk. All cats & kittens will be neutered if old enough, and wormed and deflead.
Tel: 01206 826968
Email: [email protected]
Alresford Kitten & Feral Rescue Facebook Page

Registered Charity no: 1065934
Rescuing and rehoming stray and unwanted animals, mainly cats, dogs and other small domestic pets. All cats are neutered, vaccinated, wormed and de-flead before rehoming. They operate a non-destruction policy.
5 Cherry Tree Lane, Debenham, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 6QT
Tel: 01728 860937
Email: [email protected]

Registered Charity no: 279321
Foster Carers Needed
: Bury's Stray Cat Fund runs a foster scheme for some of their OAP cats ~ they provide the food and cover vet bills, you just provide the fireside, armchair and TLC. The cat lives with you, but the Fund is responsible for them, which means they are only able to foster to homes within a maximum radius of 20 miles from Bury St. Edmunds.
Help Needed: Part time volunteers and fund-raisers are always needed, as are aluminium cans, used stamps, margarine tubs, plastic trays, blankets, bric-a-brac and your old woollies.
Turning Stamps into Cat food!: Thanks to all who send their used stamps in to the Fund - too many of you to thank individually - but please continue to do so, it really helps. Please send used stamps to the address below, and we'll turn it into cat food!
Rehoming Centre: Friars Orchard, The Street, Little Welnetham, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 0UH
Shelter Tel: 01284 388455
Email: [email protected]

Newmarket and the surrounding area.
A small cat rescue & rehoming organisation, finding good, caring homes for disadvantaged cats.
Volunteers Needed: Cataholics would love to hear from anyone who would be able to volunteer for them.
Lost & Found Register: There is a Lost & Found cats section on their website, linked below.
Contact: via the Contact Us web-form on their site, linked below.

Registered Charity no: 1124029
A small rescue and rehoming centre on the Essex/Suffolk borders, dedicated to caring for injured and abandoned domestic and wild animals. The group also traps ferals for neutering, before returning them to suitable locations.
Foster Homed Needed: Volunteer foster homes always needed for short or long term placements.
Rehoming Centre: 'Idano', Stoke Road, Leavenheath, Suffolk, CO6 4PP
Tel: 01787 210888
Email: [email protected]

PACT (People for Animal Care Trust) ANIMAL SANCTUARY
Registered Charity no: 1045251 • Covering Norfolk and North Suffolk.
The sanctuary rescues, rehabilitates and rehomes all kinds of animals including wildlife. PACT is the largest all-animal sanctuary in Norfolk. Good homes are especially needed for elderly animals.
Rehoming Centre: River Farm, Woodrising, Near Hingam, Norfolk, NR9 4PJ
If you would like to visit, please telephone in advance.
Tel: 01362 820775
Email: via the Contact Us form on their website.

Registered Charity no: 1072366
The SCCWT operates a rescue and re-homing service for unwanted adult siamese cats. Permanent, loving homes are often needed for adult cats. Please note, they do not have kittens for rehoming. They also operate a sponsorship scheme for un-homeable cats. See their web site for more details.
Lost & Found Register: Please contact the Welfare Officer for Suffolk as below.
Welfare officer for Suffolk - Tel: 01473 830894 (Not after 9pm please)
Email: [email protected]

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 protected]
Email - To Volunteer: [email protected]

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