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Battersea at Old Windsor

Cat Homing Page for Battersea at Old WindsorRegistered Charity no: 206394
The country annexe of Battersea Dogs & Cats home, covering Berkshire, Surrey, Hertfordshire, Hampshire and West London. Caring for up to 170 dogs and 80 cats at any one time. If you could offer one of their animals a permanent, loving home, why not go along for a visit.
Rehoming Centre: Priest Hill, Old Windsor, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 2JN
Tel (direct cattery line - to adopt a cat): 01784 494460
Tel (general enquiries): 0843 509 4444
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Website: www.battersea.org.uk (Old Windsor)

Cat Lovers Animal Welfare Society (CLAWS)

Registered Charity no: 1062244
Loving homes always needed. If you cannot adopt a cat at this time, you can still help claws and the cats by becoming a member, when you will receive their excellent members newsletter.
Postal address: PO Box 1646, Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6 3TD
Tel: 01189 341699
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Website: www.c-l-a-w-s.org.uk

Cats Protection - Bracknell & Wokingham Districts

Registered Charity No: 203644
Lost & Found Register: Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Postal Address: PO Box 4054 , Bracknell, Berks, RG42 9DE
Tel: 0845 3714212
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Website: www.cats.org.uk/bracknell
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Camberley & District

Registered Charity no: 203644
Area covered includes Camberley, Lightwater, Farnborough, Yateley, Sunningdale & Ascot.
If you can offer a home to a cat or two, or if you'd like to offer your help, the branch would love to hear from you. Particularly needed, are volunteers to help with fostering or fundraising.
Tel: 0845 3712745 (manned weekday eve's 6pm - 10pm. At other times please leave a message)
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Website: www.camberley.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Newbury & District Cat Adoption Centre

Registered Charity No: 203644
Neutering Assistance: Providing help towards the cost of cat neutering, for those in the Newbury area, on low incomes or in receipt of benefits. Please call 01635 200111
Rehoming Centre: Heatherpine Shelter, Curridge Road, Curridge, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 9DH (Opening hours: Every day, 11am - 3pm)
Tel: 01635 200 111
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Website: www.newbury.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Reading & District

Registered Charity No: 203644
Covering the following Reading postcodes: RG30, RG31, RG4, RG8 and RG9.
The Reading and District Branch of Cats Protection is one of over two hundred and fifty branches of CP volunteers in the UK , rescuing, treating, neutering and re-homing unwanted or abandoned cats and kittens. They aim to help several hundred local cats each year.
Farm Homes Needed: The branch has a number of semi-feral cats, seeking a farm / smallholding / stable to call home and catch mice in!
Support Shop: 11 The Triangle, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4RN Tel: 0118 945 3733
Postal Address: Reading & District Cats Protection, PO Box 7961, Reading, RG10 8WZ
Tel: 0845 260 2395 (between 9.00am - 6.00pm, daily)
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Website: www.readinganddistrictcats.org
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Windsor & Slough

Registered Charity No: 203644
Covering postcodes SL1-SL2-SL3-SL4-SL5-SL6.
If you cannot rehome a cat at this time, you can help by sponsoring one of their permanent residents.
Neutering Assistance: Windsor & Slough CP can provide part payment vouchers towards the cost of neutering.
Please Note: Contact for this branch is currently through head office, as follows:
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12
National CP Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.cats.org.uk

D.B.A.R.C. (Diana Brimblecombe Animal Rescue Centre)

Registered Charity no: 288473
(Formerly the Animal Rescue Group, Wokingham) They have been rescuing and rehoming cats, dogs and other domestic animals for over 40 years, across Berkshire, Surrey, Hampshire and Oxfordshire. Although a high level of funding is needed to keep the rescue ticking over, several generous legacies enabled the charity to relocate to their new, properly equipped Rescue Centre at Hurst in May 2003, where their animals receive the best of care until they are rehomed.
Rescue Shelter: Nelsons Lane, Hurst, Near Wokingham, Berks, RG10 ORR. Open daily 11am to 1pm, and 2pm to 4pm
Tel: 0118 9341122
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Website: www.dbarc.org.uk

Katiecat’s Rescue

Based in Lightwater, Surrey. Covering Surrey & Berkshire.
This is a small cat and kitten rescue with some gorgeous cats and kittens, just waiting for loving, permanent homes. All adult cats and kittens over the age of 16 weeks will be neutered, and those who aren't will be subject to a neutering contract.
Tel: 07474 359593
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Website: www.katiecatsrescue.co.uk

Katz Castle Animal Shelter

Cat Homing Page for Katz Castle Animal ShelterRegistered Charity no: 1002198
Based in Cobham (Nr Guildford), Surrey. Rehoming in Berkshire, Hampshire and Surrey.
Rescue & Rehoming Shelter: Katz Castle Animal Shelter, Redhill Rd., Cobham, Surrey, KT11 1EF. Open Weds to Fri 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm. Sat 10am - 12noon.
Tel: 01932 864232
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Website: www.katzcastle.co.uk

Kumfykatz Rescue

Based in the Camberley area, bordering Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire.
A small non-registered charity, taking in local and some non-local cats & kittens. All cats taken in are fostered in a home environment and assessed by a vet, whereupon any required treatment is administered. Once given the all clear, they are neutered and vaccinated.
Volunteers Needed: Fosterers, Transporters, Home Checkers, Hands-on Helpers and Fundraisers are always needed.
Tel: 07590 495086

National Animal Welfare Trust - Berkshire

Cat Homing Page for National Animal Welfare Trust - BerkshireRegistered Charity no: 1090499
Based near Newbury, rehoming in Berkshire, Hampshire, Oxfordshire and Wiltshire. This branch of the National Animal Welfare Trust has lots of super elderly cats who are looking for new homes. Older cats are often less demanding than youngsters, and can be particularly suitable for those who like the quiet life. Please consider adopting an older cat so that they can enjoy their senior years.
Rehoming Shelter: Trindledown Farm Animal Rescue Centre, Wantage Road, Great Shefford, Berkshire, RG17 7DQ.
Tel: 01488 638 584
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Website: www.nawt.org.uk

RSPCA - East Berkshire

Registered Charity no: 251481
Rehoming cats and dogs needing loving and secure homes. Viewing by appointment only, please contact as below.
Lost & Found Register: If you have a lost or found animal you wish to feature on their website, please contact as below.
Tel: 07852 481079
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Website: www.rspca-eastberkshire.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Hillingdon, Slough, Windsor, Kingston & District

Cat Homing Page for RSPCA - Hillingdon, Slough, Windsor, KingstonRegistered charity no. 263515
Area covered: Hillingdon, Uxbridge, Slough, Windsor, Kingston, Ashford, New Malden.
Clinic & Rehoming Centre: Hillingdon Clinic, 16 Crescent Parade, Uxbridge Road, Hillingdon, Middlesex, UB10 0LG. Offering low cost veterinary treatment for pets of those on low incomes, and also undertakes rehoming of animals.
Clinic Times: Mon - Fri 9am - 1pm & 2pm - 5pm (Please phone for an appointment first: 01895 270926)
Rehoming Times: Mondays 5pm - 7pm, and Wednesdays 4pm - 6pm
Rehoming Tel: 01895 833417
Clinic Enquiries: 01895 231 435
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Website: www.rspcahillingdonclinic.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Newbury & District

Registered Charity no: 204258
Services offered: Adopt an animal, general enquiries and veterinary financial aid.
Tel: 01635 521318
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Website: rspca.org.uk/newbury-and-district-branch
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Oxfordshire

Registered Charity no: 205156
Rehoming in Oxfordshire and North Berkshire. As well as cats, the branch always has other animals needing homes, such as rabbits, gerbils, guinea pigs, rats and chinchillas!
Low-cost Microchipping: The branch holds regular microchipping events, where you can have your cat or dog chipped for only £10 (home visit - £12 per animal).
Fosterers Needed: More cat fosterers are needed to temporarily look after pregnant mums, poorly & recuperating cats, could you help?
Tel: 0845 604 5507
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Website: RSPCA - Oxfordshire
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Reading with Oxon Border

Registered Charity no: 251482
The Reading with Oxon Border branch is one of a number of local branches of the RSPCA that carry out animal welfare work and fundraising activities in their local areas. They do not have an RSPCA rehoming centre, all animals are cared for in foster homes until they are ready for re-homing.
To Adopt an Cat or other animal: Tel: 07538 584491 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
All other enquiries: Tel: 07805 049984 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.rspca-reading.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Safe and Sound Animal Care

Cat Homing Page for Safe and Sound Animal CareSafe and Sound Animal Care is an animal welfare charity based in Farnborough, Hampshire, and operating throughout the Blackwater Valley area. The charity's main objectives are the rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of all stray or unwanted cats and other animals & reptiles.
Lost & Found Register: Animals lost or found in the area, can be displayed on their website linked below. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 07762 806191
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Website: www.safeandsoundanimalcare.com

Thames Valley Animal Welfare

Registered Charity no: 900616
TVAW is a small charity based in the Henley on Thames, Reading, and Maidenhead areas and aims to rehome its cats and kittens within approximately a 20 mile radius of Henley. Currently rehoming on average 400 plus cats per year - all cats are neutered when taken into the shelter. The work of the charity is undertaken entirely by volunteers and they are completely dependent on donations to fund their work.
Neutering Assistance: TVAW operates a reduced cost neutering scheme.
Lost & Found Register: TVAW operates a Lost and Found register for Reading, Maidenhead and Henley on Thames.
Postal Address: TVAW, PO Box 121, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP14 4JF
To offer a home to a cat, Tel: 01189 722082 or 01189 721871
For all other enquiries, Tel: 01189 722082
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Website: www.tvaw.org.uk

The Animal Sanctuary UK

Registered Charity Number 1153368
Covering Berkshire and South Buckinhamshire.
A sanctuary for abused animals, aiming to re-home whenever possible. Animals that can't be rehomed due to health or temperament can remain at the Sanctuary, where disabled people and those with learning disabilities can interact with, and care for them.
Rescue Shelter: Lake End Road, Dorney, South Bucks, SL4 6QS. Open daily from 11am - 4pm.
Tel: 01628 559606 or 07720 594658
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Website: www.theanimalsanctuaryuk.org.uk

Whiteknights Animal Rescue

Operating in Reading and surrounding areas, and across Berkshire. Rescuing and rehoming cats and advising on the needs and welfare of cats in general. They operate a non destruction policy which means that no healthy animal is ever put to sleep. Whiteknights is always full of cats awaiting kind, permanent homes. Also rescues rabbits and other small furries. All new homes are checked prior to adoption, and a donation is asked to ensure that a good home is found. An appointment must be made first, to view the various cats in their care. This is a small rescue operated by volunteers, and all funds go towards the welfare and care of the animals.
Rabbits and Guineas too! Whiteknights also have rabbits of all ages, shapes, sizes, colours, and guinea pigs seeking homes
Shelter Address: Pound Green Farm, Grazeley, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 1LH.
Tel: 07814 724988

 

Cinnamon Trust - Homes Needed UK Wide
Cat Fosterers and permanent homes always needed. The Cinnamon Trust (the National Charity for the elderly, the terminally ill and their pets, Reg. charity. 293399) are looking for more volunteer homes throughout the UK. Pet free homes are needed for short-term fostering of cats whose owners are in hospital or respite care. Permanent homes needed for cats whose owners have died or who are no longer able to care for them. The Cinnamon Trust is not a rescue shelter and cannot take unwanted cats in. Please contact the Trust as follows if you could help: Tel. 01736 757900 or visit: www.cinnamon.org.uk

 

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