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Animal Action

Covering Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Northamptonshire and North London. Animal Action was formed in 1977 and works under the supervision of a veterinary surgeon. They rescue, foster, neuter where appropriate and find homes for abandoned and stray animals.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Please Note: This Shelter is currently full. Please contact them if you wish to adopt a cat.
Tel: 01908 375485 (Milton Keynes)
Tel: 02084 403025 (Barnet)
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Website: www.animal-action.org.uk

Animal Sanctuary UK (The)

Registered Charity no. 1153368
Covering Berkshire and South Buckinghamshire. This is a no-kill sanctuary, rehoming as many cats, rabbits, dogs and other animals as possible. If rehoming is not possible due to age or health issues, the animal will have a permanent home at the sanctuary.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the sanctuary as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rescue Sanctuary: Lake End Road (near The Pineapple), Dorney, South Bucks, SL4 6QS. Open daily from 11am - 4pm.
Tel: 07971 756494 or 07534 360127
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Website: The Animal Sanctuary UK Facebook Page

Ark Cat Rescue

Based in Amersham. The Ark Cat Rescue is a small friendly rescue run solely by volunteers, with foster homes in Amersham, Chesham, Harrow, Luton, Milton Keynes, Baldock and surrounding areas. Ark cats and kittens are cared for in foster homes whilst they await new families. The Ark prides itself on having a sensible and friendly approach to homing and aims to make finding a new family member an enjoyable experience.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
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Aylesbury Cat Fosters

Cats for Rehoming at Aylesbury Cat FostersCovering Aylesbury and the surrounding area. Rescued cats are cared for in foster homes, until permanent loving homes can be found. All cats of correct age are neutered prior to rehoming. Kittens are rehomed under a neuter agreement. Home checks apply.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
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Aylesbury Cat Fosters Facebook Page

Aylesbury Cat Rescue

Based in Aylesbury. A non-profit organisation dedicated to saving and rehoming domestic and feral cats. Their aim is to find good homes for all the cats that pass through their doors.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Fosterers Needed: Cat fosterers urgently needed. Please contact Aylesbury Cat Rescue for more information.
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Aylesbury Cat Rescue Facebook Page

Banbury Animal Rescue and Kindness Service (B.A.R.K.S.)

Registered Charity no. 1064556
Rescuing and rehoming in North Oxfordshire & parts of Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire & Warwickshire. BARKS takes in stray & unwanted cats, kittens, rabbits & guinea pigs and finds them good, caring, approved homes. The animals are cared for by fosterers until new homes are found. Prospective adopters are subject to a home visit and an adoption fee is payable, (a non-refundable deposit is required if you wish to reserve a cat or kitten). BARKS receives no grants or funding, so all costs are covered by adoption fees, donations & fundraising.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Lost & Found Register: B.A.R.K.S (along with the Banbury Guardian newspaper Online) maintain a local register of lost & found pets
Help! Volunteers Needed: More helpers are needed for fundraising events, e.g. bingo nights, jumble sales, car boots, toy tombolas and store collections.
Help! Donations Needed: Good quality books, games, clothes, bric-a-brac etc. always needed for fundraising.
Postal Address: C/o 80 Wykham Place, Banbury, Oxon, Ox16 9HZ..
Tel: 07427 063178 or 01327 263373
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Website: www.Barks.Org.UK

Blue Cross - Hertfordshire Rehoming Centre

Registered Charity no. 224392
Rehoming cats, dogs, rabbits and ponies across Herts, Bucks and Beds.  As part of one of the oldest animal welfare charities, the centre is backed by years of experience in rehoming animals successfully. Their dedicated animal behaviour team assess the individual personalities of animals and address any behavioural problems before rehoming. Potential owners are 'screened' to ensure that they are matched to just the right pet for them. Cats and dogs are vet checked, wormed, de-flead, microchipped and neutered before rehoming.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Centre: Kimpton Bottom, Nr. Hitchin, Herts, SG4 8EU. Open: 10.00am - 4.00pm Mon to Sat and 10.00am - 3.00pm Weds. Closed on Sundays & Bank Holidays. 
Tel: 0300 777 1490
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Rehoming web page: Blue Cross Hertfordshire Rehoming Centre
National Website: www.bluecross.org.uk

Cat & Kitten Rescue

Cat and Kitten rescue - cats for adoptionRegistered Charity no. 1143780
Covering Herts, Beds, Bucks, North London and N.W. London. Taking in and caring for unwanted and abandoned cats and kittens and finding them kind and loving responsible homes. A rescue and rehoming service is also provided for cats and kittens, plus a trapping and neutering service for feral cats. They will also take in feral kittens under the age of 11 weeks, when it is possible to socialise and domesticate them. Also, they will help trap and spay/neuter individual feral cats and return them to their home environment, helping to reduce the future stray population. Operating from bases in Borehamwood, Harpenden, Harrow, Hatfield, Hemel Hempstead, Northolt and Watford.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Help! Volunteers Needed: Hours and work specification available to suit applicant.
Help! Fosterers Needed: Cat fosterers are also needed.
Support Shop: 140, Manor Way, Borehamwood. WD6 1QX
Tel: 07843 118 426 (Tuesday to Saturday 12-18.00 Sunday 12-14.)
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Cat & Kitten Rescue's Facebook Page

Cat Welfare (Luton)

Cat Homing Page for Cat Welfare (Luton)Based in Luton, helping cats across Beds, Bucks and Herts.  Cat Welfare was established to help match unwanted cats to forever homes and caring humans. All cats that come into Cat Welfare will be assessed and where possible, neutered, flea treated and wormed before rehoming. Kittens will be rehomed with an agreement that new owners will be responsible for neutering at 4 - 5 months. 
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Help! Cat Food or Litter Needed: Adoption fees rarely cover costs, so donations of cat food or litter, it will help secure a place for a new cat or kitten in need.
Please Note: Cat Welfare (Luton) is a small rescue with limited space. We prioritise ferals, hand rears, sick and injured cats and kittens.
Tel: 07896 082252
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Website: catwelfarerescue.wix.com/catwelfarerescue

Cats Protection - Chiltern

Cats for Rehoming at Cats Protection ChilternRegistered Charity no. 203644
Covering postcode areas: HP5, HP16-23, HP27, OX9 and OX39. The branch rescue and rehome cats and kittens in their area, which may have come in for various reasons; the cats are cared for in foster homes until the right, loving home can be found. Chiltern Cats Protection also have a dedicated feral trapping team and always have ferals available as mousers!
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Neutering Assistance: The branch can help towards the cost of neutering cats for people on low incomes.
Postal Address: Chiltern Cats Protection, 1st Floor, Barclays House, Gatehouse Way, Aylesbury, HP19 8DB.
Tel: 0345 260 2396
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Website: www.chiltern.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - High Wycombe & South Bucks

Registered Charity no. 203644
Rescuing and rehoming cats in need in the following postcode areas: HP6 to HP15 and SL7 to SL9. The branch cares for abandoned and unwanted cats and kittens, in foster homes, until they can find them new homes. All cats are neutered to prevent further unwanted litters, vaccinated, microchipped, and vet-checked, and have been treated for fleas and worms.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Lost & Found Register: The branch operates a Lost & Found register for the area. Tel as below or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Neutering Assistance: The branch can help towards the cost of neutering cats for people on low incomes.
Help! Fosterers Needed: High Wycombe & South Bucks CP are appealing for more Cat Fosterers. Please get in touch as below if you can help.
Tel: 01494 448849
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Website: www.buckscats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Milton Keynes & District

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Olney, Newport Pagnell, Winslow, Woburn Sands and surrounding villages. This busy branch homes around 170 unwanted, abandoned and surrendered cats and kittens each year. Cats are cared for in foster homes until a permanent new home is found. All homes are visited prior to adoption, to ensure mutual suitability! They often have feral or semi feral cats seeking homes too!
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: The branch can help towards the cost of neutering cats for people on low incomes.
Microchipping: A free microchipping service is offered to owners of cats homed through the branch.
Lost & Found Register: For Lost & Found cats please complete the appropriate form on their website.
Postal Address: PO Box 4557, Milton Keynes, MK19 7ZS
Tel: 01908 984799
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Website: www.mkcats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Feline Cat Rescue

Cat Homing Page for Feline Cat RescueRegistered Charity no. 803055
Based in Luton. Rescuing and re-homing unwanted, stray or mistreated cats and kittens in Luton, Dunstable, Hatfield and the surrounding area. All cats in the shelters care are neutered and medical care is provided for those in need. All volunteers care for the cats in their own homes until suitable permanent homes are found. All money is raised through fund raising and donation to cover food and vet bills.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Tel: 01582 732347
Website: www.felinecatrescue.org.uk

Four Paws Cat Rescue

Cat Homing Page for Four Paws Cat RescueRegistered Charity no. 1138455
Covering Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Rescuing and rehoming domestic cats in the area, and offering advice on cat care. All cats are neutered prior to rehoming, and home checks carried out.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Postal Address: Four Paws Cat Rescue, 2 Wheatley Road, Forest Hill, Oxford, OX33 1EH.
Tel: 01865 340489 or 07872 450879 (Viewing by appointment only)
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Website: www.fourpawscatrescue.org.uk

Hula Animal Rescue

Cats for Rehoming at HULA Animal RescueRegistered Charity no. 1094115
Covering Beds, Bucks, Northants and Herts. HULA stands for 'Home for Unwanted and Lost Animals'. Since 1972 they have provided a refuge for abandoned or unwanted animals until they can be re-homed. You can visit HULA on one of their open Sundays, or visit their website for more details of this charity's work. In addition to rescuing and rehoming domestic pets & birds, they also provide a permanent home to unwanted goats, geese, ducks, chickens, pigs, sheep, cows, donkeys & Shetland ponies. HULA has a non-destruction policy.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Support Shop: High St, Woburn Sands, Milton Keynes. Open Monday - Saturday 9am to 4pm.
Rescue Centre: Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise, Milton Keynes, MK17 8HZ.
Tel: 01908 584000
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Website: www.hularescue.org

Little Cottage Rescue

Cat Homing Page for Little Cottage RescueCovering Beds, Bucks and Herts. Little Cottage Rescue help with various rescues around the Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire area. They are very experienced and carry out a lot of trap, neuter and return and take in and rehome cats and kittens where they can. They believe in neutering as soon as kittens are old enough and always carry out home checks. Kittens often available. If you could offer one or two a home, please get in touch. 
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Help! Fosterers Needed: New cat foster homes are urgently needed please!
Please Note: This Shelter is currently full. Please contact them if you wish to adopt a cat.
Tel: 01582 968817
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Marjorie Nash Cat Rescue

Cat Homing Page for Marjorie Nash Cat RescueRegistered Charity no. 1059523
Based in High Wycombe. A charity which re-homes cats and kittens in the Chiltern and South Bucks areas. If you are looking for a cat or kitten for your family, they can help with advice and match the right cat for your family and home.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Postal Address: Marjorie Nash Cat Rescue, Widmer End, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP15 6BL
Tel: 01494 722279
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Website: www.marjorienashcatrescue.blogspot.co.uk

MK Cat Rescue

Cat Homing Page for MK Cat RescueRegistered Charity no. 1166769
Based in Milton Keynes, covering Buckinghamshire. MK Cat Rescue is passionate about giving unwanted or stray cats a second chance by providing temporary homes. The cats are vet checked and vaccinated, microchipped and neutered prior to rehoming. MK Cat Rescue also provides assistance with managing feral colonies.
Adopt a CatSee Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Tel: 07741 510 799
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Website: www.mkcatrescue.blogspot.co.uk

Paddy Paws MK

Based in Milton Keynes. Paddy Paws MK was set up to help older cats live out their lives in a homely and loving environment. All cats that are old enough will be neutered before rehoming. This is a volunteer group, who rely on donations to help pay for food and litter and vet bills.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Please Note: This Shelter is currently full. Please contact them if you wish to adopt a cat.
Tel: 07540 552582
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RSPCA - Blackberry Farm Animal Centre

Registered Charity no. 1046543
Based in Aylesbury. At Blackberry Farm most of the animals have been rescued from neglect and bad treatment by their previous owners. They look after dogs, cats, rabbits, birds, farm animals and many other types of small domestic animals and at any one time could be caring for over 200 animals.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Centre: Quainton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 4RJ (Open: 10.30 - 3.45 Tuesday to Friday. 10.30 - 3.30 Saturday & Sunday. Closed Monday)
Tel: 0300 123 0752
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Website: Blackberry Farm Website
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Buckinghamshire South

Registered Charity no. 243352
A self-funded branch of the RSPCA run entirely by volunteers, they rehome hundreds of cats and dogs each year as well as many small animals and birds.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Lost & Found Register: Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: 01628 529559.
Support Shop: 10 High Street, Princes Risborough, Bucks, HP27 0AX.
Support Shop: 47 High Street, Chesham, Bucks, HP5 1BW.
Support Shop: 68 High Street, Burnham, Bucks, SL1 7JT.
Tel: 01628 621425
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Website: www.rspca-southbucks.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Chiltern Branch

Registered Charity no. 275326
Based in Aylesbury, covering Buckinghamshire. The RSPCA Chiltern Branch has many cats and kittens looking for new homes. All animals are neutered, microchipped and vaccinated (where appropriate) before they are rehomed.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help with Vet Costs: Available for pets of those on low incomes, but this is limited to their local area.
Postal Address: Chiltern RSPCA, PO Box 1019, Aylesbury, HP22 9LZ.
Cat Adoption - Tel: 07748 014572
General Enquiries - Tel: 07944 186 016
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Website: www.rspcachiltern.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. The Hillingdon Clinic provides veterinary services for the area. The branch are also continuously finding homes for cats and other animals.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Low Cost Veterinary Treatment: Offering low cost veterinary treatment for pets of those on low incomes.
Clinic & Rehoming Centre:
Hillingdon Clinic, 16 Crescent Parade, Uxbridge Rd, Hillingdon, London, UB10 0LG. 
Homing Enquiries Tel: 01895 833417 (Rehoming Times: Mondays 5pm - 7pm, and Wednesdays 4pm - 6pm)
Clinic Enquiries Tel: 01895 231 435 (Veterinary Clinic Times 9am-5pm Mon-Fri)
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Website: www.rspcahillingdonclinic.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Milton Keynes & North Bucks

Cat Homing Page for RSPCA - Milton Keynes & North BucksRegistered Charity no. 275415
A small but dedicated group of volunteers rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming stray, abused & unwanted animals. Each year they help hundreds of animals in need or distress. Public help and support is vital to their work. Please contact them if you’d like to help.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Neutering Assistance: The branch can help towards the cost of neutering cats for people on low incomes.
Lost & Found Register: They also run a Lost & Found register for the area, contact details below.
Postal Address: PO Box 4586, Milton Keynes, Bucks, MK12 6ZS
Tel: 01908 611179 (Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm)
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Website: www.rspcamiltonkeynes.co.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Thames Valley Animal Welfare

Registered Charity no. 900616
Based in Henley. 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.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
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

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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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