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by YogiBoy
Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Giveaway: Win HiLife Treats!
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: Giveaway: Win HiLife Treats!

Apologies for posting this so late...

CONGRATULATIONS to Linda P. from Stevenage who was the winner of the case of HiLife treats.

Thank you to all entrants!
by YogiBoy
Tue Sep 24, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Online Volunteer Opportunity: Homed Cats Admin
Replies: 0
Views: 62

Online Volunteer Opportunity: Homed Cats Admin

Hello! Here is a lovely opportunity to join the Cat Chat team, maintaining our Homed Cats (Rehoming 'Roll of Honour') section. This is a voluntary position, working online, from home, on a flexible hours, Job-share basis (covering Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays). If you would like to help raise aware...
by YogiBoy
Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: CAT CHAT SURVEY & a PRIZE to be WON!
Replies: 0
Views: 57

CAT CHAT SURVEY & a PRIZE to be WON!

It's short, takes LITTLE effort, helps us a LOT and there's a PRIZE to be won! Please take our survey! Here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/2JSTYKV survey-catchat.png As a 'thank you' for completing our survey, we will be selecting one name at random from all entrants at 5pm on the 30th Sept 2019...
by YogiBoy
Thu Sep 05, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Online Volunteer Opportunity: Forum Manager
Replies: 0
Views: 124

Online Volunteer Opportunity: Forum Manager

Hello Forum Members! If you enjoy being part of the Cat Chat forum, here is an opportunity to get more involved if you have the inclination and a little spare time! We are currently recruiting for a part-time Forum Manager, (job-share) covering three and a half days a week. This is a voluntary posit...
by YogiBoy
Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Advice about vomiting cat
Replies: 3
Views: 108

Re: Advice about vomiting cat

Hi, Sorry to hear about Backy's issues. Hopefully some of our experienced posters on here might have some ideas, or had similar experiences. As you asked about websites or advice lines, I thought I would just mention our Useful Links section, in particular the last page of our Health & Care links wh...
by YogiBoy
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Carpet Scratching HELP!
Replies: 10
Views: 179

Re: Carpet Scratching HELP!

Hi Lilynmitz, Good idea to mention the 'Car-Pet' hair remover... did you know we sell those on the Cat Chat webshop? We have them available singly, in orange or pink, or as a Twin Pack (Save £1 if you buy two). So thought I would nip in here with a link: https://www.catchat.org/shop/index.php?route=...
by YogiBoy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Forum updated today!
Replies: 2
Views: 140

Re: Forum updated today!

Hi Ruth,

The final 'purple' colours have been re-instated today on the front menu screen of the forum. If it still shows as blue to anyone, you will just need to refresh your browser to make it show the latest version.

Cheers!
Yogi
xxxxx
by YogiBoy
Tue Dec 11, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Forum updated today!
Replies: 2
Views: 140

Forum updated today!

Hello! We carried out a much-needed upgrade to the Cat Chat forum today (11 December), so it was offline for a few hours while that was being done. Apologies to anyone who wanted to post during that time. This was quite a major upgrade, so as you can see (as at 5.30pm) we still haven't got all the c...
by YogiBoy
Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Purrs in Our Hearts 2018 Auction - ends Sunday!
Replies: 0
Views: 84

Purrs in Our Hearts 2018 Auction - ends Sunday!

Well done to our friends at Purrs in Our Hearts Forum for arranging another great Christmas auction to help cats in need... PURRS CHRISTMAS AUCTION 2018 - NOW ON - Ends Sunday 9th December Purrs In Our Hearts Annual Auction is underway, where you can auction and bid on a variety of interesting cat ...
by YogiBoy
Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Votes Needed for Celia Hammond Animal Trust
Replies: 0
Views: 100

Votes Needed for Celia Hammond Animal Trust

VOTES NEEDED to Help Celia Hammond Animal Trust Celia Hammond Animal Trust do fantastic work in the London area (and beyond), not only rehoming many cats (and dogs), but also with their low-cost neutering clinics, and their work neutering feral cats. They have made the "Final Three" in the Animal F...
by YogiBoy
Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: HOMES NEEDED
Topic: Wee Trev needs a new human (Newcastle)
Replies: 2
Views: 181

Re: Wee Trev needs a new human (Newcastle)

Hello, I don't know if you have rehomed your cat yet, but I just wanted to add that it would honestly be best if he were neutered, particularly as he is allowed outdoors. All the reasons why, and how to get low cost neutering if needed, are on our Neutering Information page here: https://www.catchat...
by YogiBoy
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: 26 Mile Marathon in aid of Cat Chat & ICC
Replies: 0
Views: 90

26 Mile Marathon in aid of Cat Chat & ICC

This Sunday, 14 October, Peter Hanson from The Cat Gallery will be running 26.2 Miles in the Yorkshire Marathon - in aid of two charities: Cat Chat, the Cat Rescue Resource (yes, that's us!) and International Cat Care. Peter has been pounding the streets of York training for this, so please sponsor...
by YogiBoy
Wed Sep 26, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: HOMES NEEDED
Topic: Homes needed
Replies: 4
Views: 200

Re: Homes needed - only ferals now!

UPDATE to this situation (as at lunchtime Weds 26 Sept). Cat Chat has now been in touch with Marlene to offer help if needed, and found out that she has re-homed all the cats that are looking for indoor homes and only has 9 feral cats left to place. She is amazed at the offers of help she has had. ...
by YogiBoy
Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Appeal for Kitten Spyro - can anyone help?
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: Appeal for Kitten Spyro - can anyone help?

Hello, Apologies for the late update. Here is one of Spyro's X-rays, that he had done on Monday. spyro-x-ray.jpg His owner posted this update on Tuesday: " Spyros xray went well yesterday. His two main leg bones (i forget their names) have broken off their growth plates, which is why his leg has a p...
by YogiBoy
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Appeal for Kitten Spyro - can anyone help?
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: Appeal for Kitten Spyro - can anyone help?

Just a brief update - the GoFundMe page for little Spyro has already reached £205 as at this morning. His owner posted this update on the page: " I am overwhelmed at how many people have helped Spyro so far. I can't say thank you enough. You are all amazing! Will be contacting the vet again today to...
by YogiBoy
Thu Aug 30, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Appeal for Kitten Spyro - can anyone help?
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Appeal for Kitten Spyro - can anyone help?

Hello, spyro-forum-cropped.jpg We don't usually promote funding posts on the forum, but little Spyro (and his owner) need any helping hands they can get. Spyro (pictured) has a fractured leg, it needs amputating, but the vet bill is beyond his owners' means, and they face possibly having to give him...
by YogiBoy
Tue May 29, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: LOST Cats
Topic: LATEST LOST & FOUND CATS NOTICES
Replies: 0
Views: 378

LATEST LOST & FOUND CATS NOTICES

(courtesy of PetsReunited.com)

See the Latest LOST & FOUND CATS NOTICES
Including Photos & Locations >> HERE:
https://www.catchat.org/index.php/lost-found-cats
lost-found-cats-forum.jpg
by YogiBoy
Tue May 29, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: FOUND Cats
Topic: LATEST LOST & FOUND CATS NOTICES
Replies: 0
Views: 583

LATEST LOST & FOUND CATS NOTICES

(courtesy of PetsReunited.com)

See the Latest LOST & FOUND CATS NOTICES
Including Photos & Locations >> HERE:
https://www.catchat.org/index.php/lost-found-cats

lost-found-cats-forum.jpg
by YogiBoy
Fri May 18, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Rescue & Rehoming - General
Topic: Unhomable cat - out of ideas :(
Replies: 15
Views: 1331

Re: Unhomable cat - out of ideas :(

Hi Mark, Firstly, well done on caring so much for this little fella, despite the issues!! Just a few thoughts to throw in here for you - in no particular order: As has already been mentioned, I assume all the cats are neutered? If not, that is the first thing to do. Not just the cat who is spraying,...
by YogiBoy
Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Win a River Island Cat Mannequin
Replies: 0
Views: 659

Win a River Island Cat Mannequin

Remember the fabulous life-size cat mannequins in the River Island window displays at Christmas, in support of Cat Chat? Well, if you didn't manage to get one, here's a chance to win one! win-river-island-cat.jpg This lovely River Island cat mannequin (pictured) is the prize in the current Friends ...
by YogiBoy
Wed Dec 13, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Cat keeps coming in my house...
Replies: 6
Views: 1141

Re: Cat keeps coming in my house...

Hi Emma, First of all, well done to you for caring! Marla is right, he is most likely lost or abandoned. Please do try the "paper collar" idea, given on the link in Marla's post to the 'Found Cats' advice though, just in case he does live locally and is just taking advantage of a nice warm house if ...
by YogiBoy
Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Christmas Gifts for Cat Lovers?
Replies: 7
Views: 1676

Re: Christmas Gifts for Cat Lovers?

Hi Aruna, I just had to put a mention in here for some of Cat Chat's feline friendly page sponsors, who have gift ideas for cat lovers - and cats! Supporting our supporters helps us too, so you might want to check them out here: https://www.catchat.org/index.php/shopping/shop-catchat-sponsors Happy ...
by YogiBoy
Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Meet the River Island cats!
Replies: 2
Views: 1496

Re: Meet the River Island cats!

One of our volunteers took this photo (below) of the cats which she spotted in one of River Island's Oxford Street stores! The cats all go on sale this Friday (1st December), so if you want one, pop along to the store on the day, as they are being sold on a first-come-first-served basis. See the lis...
by YogiBoy
Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Meet the River Island cats!
Replies: 2
Views: 1496

Meet the River Island cats!

Fabulous Feline Figurines promote River Island's 'Give a Cat a Home' campaign Cat Chat and River Island have got together this Christmas to find loving homes for 600 very special limited edition cat mannequins (pictured). These stylish figurines are currently appearing in River Island's 'Give a Cat...
by YogiBoy
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Marathon Run for Cat Chat!
Replies: 0
Views: 643

Marathon Run for Cat Chat!

Breaking News! Marathon Man... Peter Hanson (from The Cat Gallery, York) will be running 26.2 miles for cats in the The Northern Jumble Marathon tomorrow Saturday (14 October). Running in memory of his much loved cat Ethel (RIP little lady), who sadly died at age 21 a short time ago, Peter will be ...
by YogiBoy
Wed Aug 09, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Am I a robot? / login issue
Replies: 82
Views: 12276

Re: Am I a robot? / login issue

Hopefully a final update on this issue of being "Challenged" with a robot-tick-box etc... We have today put in an extra 'rule' on our security programme that should hopefully stop you from getting 'challenged' when posting. However, please do post here if you still find a problem with this, as there...
by YogiBoy
Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: 'Remember me' but having to log in again?
Replies: 10
Views: 2446

Re: 'Remember me' but having to log in again?

Hi Mark, Sorry to hear you are still having this problem! After testing and re-testing this over the last couple of weeks, we haven't been able to reproduce this, and just stayed logged in. We've checked all the settings that affect "session times" both on the forum and the server and there's nothin...
by YogiBoy
Fri Aug 04, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Am I a robot? / login issue
Replies: 82
Views: 12276

Re: Am I a robot? / login issue

Hello again, I should add that you may still get 'challenged' once initially, even after our change of setting earlier - but then it should see you as OK after that, and maybe only challenge you once every few weeks, or something like that. This is what we hope it will do now, anyway!! Thanks for ev...
by YogiBoy
Fri Aug 04, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Am I a robot? / login issue
Replies: 82
Views: 12276

Re: Am I a robot? / login issue

'Robot" box Update! Regarding the "I am not a Robot" tick-box and the CAPTCHA picture challenges that some users get when making a post - as at 10am this morning we have adjusted one of our security settings, which we hope will mean that you won't get these challenges so often - or possibly not at ...
by YogiBoy
Fri Jul 21, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Am I a robot? / login issue
Replies: 82
Views: 12276

Re: Am I a robot? / login issue

Hello, We are still trying to work out why some users are being logged out. There are several possible reasons that we have identified so far, so we are looking at each one in turn to see if it helps. Just now (about 2.30pm Friday) we have changed the 'cookie' that the forum uses to remember you whe...