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|Overlooked Cats - Essex
'Overlooked Cats' Seeking Homes - Essex
PATCH at Caring For Animals 2001, Thurrock, Essex. (Can rehome to:
Ockendon, Grays, Upminster, Hornchurch & Rainham)
I’ve been waiting over a year. Please pick me!
>>Third time lucky for Patch?
Hi there, my name is Patch, I've been through some sad times over the last couple of years. After being with my first owner from birth I was very sad when he passed away... I then happily found a lovely new owner who also sadly passed away. So I am once again alone in the world. I'd love a cosy, quiet home where I can have some love and fuss. I have lots of personality, but after being a much loved family pet for so long, I'm starting to feel a little bit down in the whiskers at the rescue. I'd love a to have a proper home as soon as possible. I'm 12 years old now and would love to be settled again with a special human. Please come down to meet me... Maybe you could give me another chance?To make an enquiry, please call: 01708 854567 or Email: email@example.com, and pleasemention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
DUSTY at Colchester Cat Rescue (rehoming to Colchester and the surrounding area (Clacton in the east, Chelmsford in the south and Ipswich in the north)
>> This cat will leave Dusty paw prints all over your heart
Ah, you look like just the sort of person I've been waiting for! The name's super, fantastic, wonderful Dusty...but you can just call me Dusty! I happen to have a wonderfully fluffy, black, coat and I am a lovely boy who's full of character...what more could you ask for? I need someone who's experienced with cats. I have fused vertebrae and arthritis (I'm only 4 too!) and I get occasional discomfort so there are some times when I'm not so keen on my cuddles and may even be a bit grumpy. I just need a bit of space and will be fine again and back to looking for cuddles and affection. I'm better with no children and no dogs but could share with cats. Oh and I've been neutered too. So, can I come and live with you? To make an enquiry, please call: 01206 864284 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
MONTY at Bow Lodge Cat Rescue, Tilbury, Essex. (Can rehome to:
Tilbury, Purfleet, Basildon and Dartford.)
>>True sweetie Monty
Hi Im a real sweet boy called Monty. I came into the rescue as a stray but I have been someones cat before that's why I'm such a friendly sweet lad. I had a health mot at the vet and they discovered I have no hip joint which is causing me a lot of discomfort, but the nice people at the rescue are going to make sure Mr Vet man does my operation. So what would be amazing would for me to have a loving special forever home to go to when I'm all sorted and lead a happy life full of love. I'm great with kids, other cats and even dogs so I can fit right in. To make an enquiry, please call: 07505013859 or Email: email@example.com , and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
ANNA at RSPCA, Essex South & Southend. (rehoming in: Southend, Canvey, Maldon, Heybridge, Dengie & South Woodham Ferrers)
>> Beautiful cat would like to find a home
Hello, my name is Anna. I'm a beautiful white long haired female cat. I am about 3 years old and have been neutered. I'm looking for a loving new home, if you have one available? I'd quite like access to a secure garden too please! I'm with a foster family at the moment and they adore me! They've been very tempted to keep me but they know I prefer to be the only animal, I don't want to live with other cats or dogs. I wonder if you might like to arrange a visit to see me? I hope you visit soon! To make an enquiry, please call: 07977 062 894 between 9am and 6pm or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
DOM & RIPPLE at RSPCA Essex South & Southend. (Rehoming in: Southend, Canvey, Maldon, Heybridge, Dengie & South Woodham Ferrers.)
>>A pair of likely lads!
Hello there.. you seem like fun! Think you could handle an exuberant, friendly twosome? Well, I'm Dom of course, and Ripple here is my best mate. We're about the 3 year mark and we've got loads of energy and character. We're not really sure what character means... think it must be something to do with zooming all over the place while people laugh! We're both friendly and like a fuss, Ripple will cuddle up to people and nuzzle their neck - the big softy! We're both quite playful though and can get a little nippy when excited. Don't think anyone told us not to when kittens. Our cheeky behaviour has improved at the rescue and with stability and a caring owner, should continue to do so. We probably won't be suitable therefore for a family with young children. We are friendly and affectionate and just really want a home to call our own - does that sound like something you could think about? We really hope so!If you want to make an enquiry about these fun-loving brothers please call 01268 785350, or email: email@example.com and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
LEAH & MANDY at National Animal Welfare Trust - Clacton. (Rehoming in N.E. Essex and S.E. Suffolk)
>> A couple of beautiful young girls looking for their first homes.
Hello, my name's Leah and I'd like to find a home for me and my sister, Mandy. Just so you can tell us apart, I have a black coat and Mandy has a tortoiseshell one. We are about 1 year old and we have been at the Rescue since we were very small kittens when we were brought in with our mum. I am the most confident and friendly girl. I like a fuss once I get to know you and I am always the first one to go and investigate new things. My sister Mandy is still shy and she is not keen to go exploring like me, she just needs a little more time. I think we both need fairly quiet homes where people have the time and patience to help us grow in confidence. You see we have no idea what it is like to live in a real home so it will take a bit of getting used to. We both get on well with other cats but we've never had experience of dogs or children, although I suppose we'd be fine with sensible older children. If you are a patient cat lover please come and say hello, we would really appreciate your friendship. We are neutered, vaccinated and microchipped.
To make an enquiry about Leah and Mandy, please call: 01255 860062 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org, and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
POLLY, MOLLY & TREACLE at Poppy's Place Animal Rescue, Colchester
>> Three generations of adorableness!
Hello, my name is Molly, and I'd like to introduce you to my daughter Polly and granddaughter Treacle. We are a gorgeous trio who are looking for a home in which we can stay together. I'm a long-haired tortoiseshell and white lady, and Polly is a smaller, short-haired version of me. Little Treacle is a gorgeous black coated kitten - she is a terrific character, but has a heart murmur which means we're looking for an indoor-only home. We are all playful, attention-loving and affectionate girls who could share a home with sensible older children or calm felines (but no dogs please!) We'll go to our new home spayed and ready to begin our fabulous new life with all the love we need. Please get in touch!
To make an enquiry about Polly, Molly & Treacle, please Email: email@example.com,
and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
ARCHIE at Bromley & District Cat Rescue. (can rehome to West Kent, Essex, Surrey and Greater London)
>> Come and meet Archie, the loveliest cat you could wish to meet
Hello there, you caught me just about to take a swipe at my ball but you look a lot more interesting so my ball can wait! I'm Archie, mainly white with a bit of orange and they say here that I'm such a lovely boy, sweet natured and laid back, don't know what that's all about but I do love people, other cats, older children...oh just everything and everyone really! I'm 4 years old, healthy, neutered and vaccinated. I'm deaf which means my meow might be a little loud and one of the other cats said it sounded like a screech but the people here don't seem put off by it, in fact they smile. I'm looking for a home and would love to come home with you. If you'd like to know how to make life easier for a deaf cat click on here: http://www.catchat.org/disabled_cats.html#deaf
To make an enquiry about the lovely Archie, please call: 0208 464 6035 mob 07788 627130 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
DORIS at Bromley & District Cat Rescue. (Can rehome to: West Kent, Essex, Surrey and Greater London)
>> A beautiful little girl with a lovely nature.
Hello, I'm Doris. I'm a totally black girl cat who's looking for a new home. I'm so petite that you probably think that I'm a kitten, but I'm not - I'm 1 year old and I've already had a litter of kittens. All my little ones have now been homed, so now it's my turn. (I won't be having any more litters now that I've been spayed, thankfully.) My carers say that I don't just look like a kitten, I act like one too! It's just that I'm very playful, lively and friendly; I suppose I'm going through my second kitten-hood now that I no longer have the responsibilities of being a mum. One thing I can guarantee is that I will liven up your home. Do you have children? That's no problem because I'll play with them, too. I've been microchipped as well so you should never lose me.
To make an enquiry about Doris, please call: 0208 464 6035 or 07788 627130 or email: email@example.com, and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
WITHY & MURRAY at Poppy's Place Animal Rescue, Colchester.
>> Can you offer two gorgeous cuddly cats a new home?
Hello, we're Withy and Murray. We're looking for a great new home together, do you have some room for us? We're both male cats and are neutered, chipped and vaccinated. All we need now is you! We have beautiful white and black fur and are long haired cats, so we do require regular grooming to keeps us looking our best. We're 10 years old and are both fit, healthy and active! We love to spend time with our humans and love a nice cuddle! If you like cuddles too, please get in touch. To make an enquiry, please Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
MILLIE at Springfield Animal Rescue, Chelmsford, Essex
>> sweet tabby lady needs a loving home
Hello my lovely, thanks for stopping by! Allow me to introduce myself - my name's Millie and I guess I don't need to tell you I'm a tabby girl - as I can tell you're a smart cookie! Now I'm what's known as a friendly but independent kitty, and between you and me that means you get a good deal. I like a fuss and I'm interested to hear what you've been up to each day, but I'm quite capable of amusing myself if you're out at work or whatever it is you do! Sounds perfect doesn't it? Now, brace yourself for a surprise..... Yes, I'm 13! I know I don't look it.. I certainly don't act it - I'm known to chase butterflies still! I'm trim, I'm in good health and even had recent dental. Want to find out more? I know I do!
To make an enquiry, please call: 01245 609482 or email: email@example.com and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
MURPHY at Springfield Animal Rescue, Chelmsford, Essex
>> Lap Required Please
Hello, my name is Murphy. I'm a 13 year old shorthaired male tabby cat. I am looking for a new home as the grand daughter in my previous family developed quite a severe cat allergy. I'm neutered and have a clean bill of health right down to my teeth! I'm an easy going and gentle cat, so I can live in a home with children. I will need access to outdoors, as if it's not too cold and wet I like to have a potter about in the garden. My favourite thing to do is to find a nice warm cosy lap to snuggle up on, do you have one of these available in your home? To make an enquiry, please call: 01245 609 482 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, and please mention you saw this notice on Cat Chat, thank you!
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