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Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary

Cat Homing Page for Holly Hedge Animal SanctuaryRegistered Charity No: 294606
Covering Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.
Rescuing and rehoming around 800 animals each year. No animal is put to sleep unless advised by a Vet. Adoption fees help towards the cost of microchipping, vaccination and neutering the animals prior to rehoming (those too young to be neutered are rehomed with a neutering agreement).
Rehoming Centre: Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary, Wild Country Lane, Barrow Gurney, Bristol, BS48 3SE.
Tel: 01275 474719
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Website: www.hollyhedge.org.uk

Twilight Cats - Senior Cat Rescue

Cat Homing Page for Twilight Cats - Senior Cat RescueCovering the Vale of Evesham, Stratford-upon-Avon and North Cotswolds.
Twilight Cats is a small, privately run rescue dedicated to providing tender loving care to cats in their twilight years. All cats will be vet-checked, neutered, vaccinated (if appropriate for their age / health), microchipped, wormed and treated for fleas prior to adoption. A minimum fee of £50 is required to cover this.
Please note: Space is limited, and cats can only taken in if referred by local vets, and occasionally other rescue shelters.
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Blue Cross - Burford Rehoming Centre

Cat Homing Page for Blue Cross - Burford Adoption CentreRegistered Charity No. England and Wales (224392) and Scotland (SCO40154)
Covering Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Warwickshire, and Northamptonshire.
Please Note: As well as domestic cats, Blue Cross Burford has lots of Feral & Farm Cats needing homes!
Rehoming Centre: Shilton Road, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4PF
Opening Times: 11.00am–3.45pm, Mon & Tues and Thurs to Sun. Closed on Wednesdays.
Tel: 0300 777 1570
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Rehoming Web Page: Blue Cross Burford Rehoming Centre
National Website: www.bluecross.org.uk

Bristol & Wales Cat Rescue

Please Note: Bristol and Wales Cat Rescue rehomes cats and kittens to adopters within a 50 mile radius, but can only take cats in from Bristol.
All potential adopters are homechecked or must supply a letter of reference from their vet. All cats are treated for worms and fleas, litter-trained, socialised also neutered and microchipped if old enough.
Neutering Assistance: For cats / kittens rehomed in Weston-Super-Mare and Bristol, the organisation's vet offers discounted neutering and vaccinations.
Low-cost Microchipping: The rescue promotes responsible ownership and also offers discounted microchipping.
Golden Oldies: Homes needed for Feline 'Golden Oldies' - wonderful companions for human Golden Oldies!
Tel: 0844 257 3525
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Website: www.bristolandwalescatrescue.com

Cats Protection - Gloucester, Cirencester & Tetbury

Registered Charity no: 203644
Covering postcode areas GL1, GL2, GL3, GL4, GL7, GL8 and GL19. This busy Cats Protection branch rehomes around 150 abandoned cats each year.
Neutering Assistance: This branch offers cat neutering assistance to owners on low incomes.
Tel: 0345 260 3280
Email: Use the 'Contact Us' page on their website, linked below.
Website: www.gloucester.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Cheltenham & Tewkesbury

Registered Charity no: 203644
Covering Postcodes: GL50 to GL53, GL54 4** and GL20.
Rescuing stray and unwanted cats and kittens, rehoming where possible and encouraging neutering. Cats are cared for by fosterers at their own homes until new homes can be found.
Volunteers Needed: Volunteers are always welcome to help with fundraising to support the work of the branch.
Fosterers Needed: If you live in the area, and would be willing to care for cats in your home or in garden pens, please contact the branch as below.
Cat Adoption - Tel: 0845 371 2730 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
General Enquiries - Tel: 0845 371 2730
Website: www.cats.org.uk/cheltenham
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Stroud

Registered Charity no: 203644
Covering Stroud, Stonehouse, Dursley, Painswick, Nailsworth, Wotton Under Edge and the surrounding areas. Finding homes for many stray and unwanted cats and kittens.
Lost & Found Register: Stroud CP operate a lost and found register for their area. Tel: 07530 076455
Foster Carers Needed: Stroud CP would love to hear from anyone who might like to volunteer as a short-term cat fosterer. All expenses are met by the branch, so please call if you could help.
Tel: 01453 828326
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Website: www.stroud.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Forest Of Dean

Registered Charity no: 203644
Support Shop: The Forest Cat, 28a Newerne Street, Lydney, Glos., GL15 5RF (Tel: 01594 841848)
Branch Tel: 01594 841511
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Website: www.cats-forestofdean.co.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

RSPCA - South Cotswolds

Registered Charity no: 207006
Based in Stroud, covering Cirencester, Fairford, Tetbury, Dursley, Nailsworth, Wotton-Under-Edge, Berkeley and Stonehouse. As well as finding new homes for many unwanted animals each year, the branch provides a twice weekly veterinary clinic, reduced fee neutering and veterinary help vouchers for people within the community on income support.
Rehoming Tel: 01453 755 857
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Branch Web site: www.rspca-southcotswolds.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Cheltenham & East Gloucestershire

Registered Charity no: 205097
The Cheltenham and East Gloucestershire Branch of the RSPCA provides food, shelter and medical care for rescued animals until they can be found suitable new homes. We rehome dogs, cats, birds, rabbits and other small animals from our rehoming centre on the edge of Cheltenham in Gloucestershire to the whole of the UK.
Branch HQ & Clinic Address: Alleyne Lodge, Knapp Road, Cheltenham, GL50 3QH. Kennels and cattery are not located at the main branch address. Viewing is by appointment only.
Rehoming Tel: 01242 521958 (between 10am-12noon, Mon-Fri)
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Website: RSPCA Cheltenham & East Gloucestershire
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Gloucester City & District

Registered Charity no: 204861
Veterinary assistance is available at the clinics, as well as rehoming services.
Clinic: Edwin Lea Clinic, 61 Horton Road, Gloucester, GL1 3PX (Mon & Wed 3pm - 4pm)
Clinic & Rehoming Tel: 01452 412180
Clinic: Rosewell Clinic, Lansdown, Stroud, Glos (Tues & Thur 1.30 - 2.30pm)
Clinic & Rehoming Tel: 01453 755857
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Website: www.rspca.org.uk/local/gloucester
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Starfish Rescue

Based in Gloucestershire - rehoming Nationwide.
Starfish Rescue help with any animals at risk, especially cats, dogs and rabbits. All animals will be neutered if they are old enough, for young animals the potential adopter must undertake to have the animal neutered as soon as they are the appropriate age. Home checks will always take place.
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Website: www.starfishdogrescue.co.uk

New Start Cat Rescue

Registered Charity no. 1145090
Based in Malswick, covering Gloucestershire and the surrounding area. New Start Cat Rescue aims to rescue and help unwanted cats and kittens of any age and to encourage responsible cat ownership. They strive to find suitable homes for any cats who come into their care and give advice when necessary. They neuter feral cats and return them to their normal colonies where possible. They also promote regular vaccination and worming programs, encourage microchipping. Also promoting and encouraging neutering.
Shelter Address: The Willows, Malswick, Newent, Gloucestershire, GL18 1HF.
Tel: 07598 752992 / 07510 134805
Website: www.newstartcatrescue.org.uk
New Start Cat Rescue Facebook Page

Teckels Animal Sanctuaries

Registered Charity No: 1108726
Teckels is a charitable animal welfare centre, which was established in 2003 after the Gloucester based rescue kennels and cattery merged with another long established animal rescue centre based in Swindon. Teckels has rescue and re-homed thousands of animals during the past five years from both the Gloucestershire and the Swindon area.
Microchipping: Available from Teckels at a cost of just £10.
Rehoming Centre: Bristol Road, Whitminster, Gloucester, GL2 7LU (open 1pm - 4pm daily, except Mon & Wed)
Tel: 01452 740300
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Website: www.teckelsanimalsanctuaries.co.uk

Gloucestershire Animal Welfare Association and Cheltenham Animal Shelter

Registered Charity no: 1081019
Shelter Address: Gardners Lane, Swindon Rd, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 9JW
Tel: 01242 523521
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Website: www.gawa.org.uk

Cotswolds Dogs & Cats Home

Based in Tetbury.
Rescuing abandoned, ill-treated or injured animals throughout the Cotswolds area. Finding new homes for hundreds of unwanted animals each year.
Tel: 07772 737 503
Email: Via the contact us page on their website.
Website: www.cotswoldsdogsandcatshome.org.uk

5 Valley Cat Rescue

Registered Charity no. 1098105
Based around Stroud, the 5 Valley Cat Rescue has been helping farm, feral, old, disabled and stray cats since the start of 2002, gaining charity status in mid 2003. They rescue cats in need, provide veterinary care where needed and rehome where possible. The group is also concerned with trapping, neutering and returning feral cats, to humanely control the population. If you can offer a loving home to a domestic cat or kitten, or could offer a semi-feral cat a home on a farm, stable or smallholding, please give them a call.
Volunteers Needed: The group is always in need of new volunteers to help with a variety of tasks, so please call if you have a few hours to spare.
Catline - Tel: 01453 886354
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Website: www.5valleycatrescue.org

HEART (Homing, Emergency, Animal Rescue Team)

Rescuing and rehoming in Bristol, Somerset, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire. Mainly helping with cats and dogs, but will assist with any animal where they can.
Tel: 01179 868005 or 01179 535 663
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Website: www.heartrescue.org.uk

 

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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