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Cat and kitten rescue & rehoming centres covering Hampshire. Adopt a cat from your local rescue shelter.

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Organisations are listed alphabetically. Please browse through the page to locate rescues nearest you.


All Animal Rescue

Based in Southampton. Rescuing, Rehabilitating and re-homing any animal in need and promoting good animal care. All Animal Rescue helps all kinds of animals, from cats, dogs and small furries, to horses and ponies.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Lost & Found Register: See the Lost & Found animals page on their website, linked below.
Help! Fosterers Needed: Foster homes needed for cats, dogs & small furries.
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (for non-urgent, and adoption enquiries)
Tel: 023 80 893 188 or Mobile: 07584 023 449 (for urgent enquiries only)
Website: www.allanimalrescue.co.uk

Animal Rescue Centre (Southern)

314 Shirley Rd, Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 3HL
Tel: 023 8077 5555

As Soon As Possible Cat Rescue

Registered Charity no. 1074886
Covering Watelooville and Portsmouth areas. Taking in abandoned, unwanted or stray cats and kittens and offering advice on responsible pet ownership. All animals in their care are looked after in a safe, loving environment. This rescue operates a rigid neutering policy.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Support shop: 17 The Precinct, London Road, Waterlooville, PO7 7DT.
Phone: 02392 231082
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.asapcatrescue.co.uk

Battersea at Old Windsor

Cat Homing Page for Battersea at Old WindsorRegistered Charity no. 206394
Based in Windsor. 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.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Rehoming Centre: Priest Hill, Old Windsor, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 2JN
Tel (to adopt a cat): 01784 494460
Tel (general enquiries): 0843 509 4444
Email (to adopt an animal): This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Email (to surrender an animal): This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.battersea.org.uk (Old Windsor)

Blue Cross - Southampton Rehoming Centre

Registered Charity no. 224392
Based in Southampton. The Blue Cross Southampton centre opened in 1988 and has facilities for dogs and cats, plus puppy and kitten facilities. They always have animals in need of loving homes.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Centre: Bubb Lane, West End, Southampton, Hampshire, SO30 2HL
Opening times: 11am - 4pm Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri & Sat - Closed Thursday. 11am - 2pm Sun & Bank Holidays excl. Xmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day
Tel : 0300 777 1530
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Rehoming web page: Blue Cross Southampton Rehoming Centre
National Website: www.bluecross.org.uk

Blue Cross Rehoming Network (Andover)

Cat Homing Page for Blue Cross Rehoming Network (Andover)Registered Charity no. 224392
Based in Andover. Cats for rehoming are cared for by volunteer fosterers rather than at a rehoming centre. If you are considering adopting a cat, please contact the branch using the details below. Visits are by appointment only.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Tel: 0300 777 1933
Email: rehomingnetworkC&W (at) bluecross.org.uk
Website: www.bluecross.org.uk

Cat & Kitten Rescue of Chandlers Ford

Covering Winchester, Southampton, Eastleigh and environs. Cat and Kitten rescue are an independent charity, rescuing and re-homing abandoned and unwanted cats and kittens.  All adult cats re-homed are neutered, and kittens are re-homed on the understanding that they will be neutered at the appropriate time (usually six months). The cats are cared for at two main centres, in Chandlers Ford and Eastleigh, and also at various foster homes. Please call them to discuss the type of cat(s) you are looking for, and they will then help locate the best match!
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Donations Needed: Cat food and bric-a-brac are always welcome.
Tel: 023 8025 3563
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.catandkitten.co.uk

Cat & Rabbit Rescue Centre

Cat Homing Page for Cat & Rabbit Rescue CentreRegistered Charity no. 1010000
Covering Chichester / Portsmouth area and West Sussex. Founded in 1986, this independent charity runs a rescue and re-homing centre in a four and a half acre rural setting just outside Chichester. All cats are vet checked, wormed, flea treated, vaccinated, microchipped and neutered (if over six months) prior to rehoming (adopted kittens are neutered when old enough). They offer help and advice on pet ownership, and the humane control of feral cats. The CRRC are always looking for loving homes for their animals!
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Help! Volunteers Needed: New volunteers are always welcome at the Centre, in the shops and for fundraising.
Help! Sponsors Needed: They run a 'sponsor a cat scheme', Friend of CRRC (monthly donation), produce a thrice yearly newsletter.
Help! Items Needed:
They run a Summer and Christmas event, have 3 charity shops. (good quality items always wanted to sell). Foreign and old coins, jewellery, printer cartridges and mobile phones are also needed, which raise funds.
Support Shops: 46 Shore Road, East Witterings, W. Sussex, PO20 8DZ. / 9 New Parade, High Street, Selsey, W. Sussex, PO20 0QA. / Unit 1, Harfield Court, High Street, Bognor, PO21 1EE.
Rehoming Shelter: Holborrow Lodge, Chalder Lane, Sidlesham, Nr. Chichester, W. Sussex, PO20 7RJ.
Tel: 01243 641409
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.crrc.co.uk

Cats Protection - Andover & District

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering Andover and surrounding villages. This busy branch cares for and re-homes around 250 cats and kittens each year through their network of fosterers. Caring homes are always needed for more... Other activities include the humane trapping and neutering of feral colonies and an advice service to the public for cat care. Food and vet bills constantly need to be met, so donations of good quality goods for re-sale and new members offering help are always very welcome.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: The branch offers reduced cost neutering all year round, and can also offer free neutering in certain circumstances.
Lost & Found Register: Tel: 01264 361433
Help! Sponsors Needed: You can sponsor one of their permanent resident cats for only a few pounds a year. (Sponsorship makes a great present for a cat lover!)
To rescue a cat Tel: 01256 892019
Sponsorship Tel: 01256 892019
Fundraising Tel: 01256 896982
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Web site: www.andovercats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Basingstoke & District

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering Postcodes: RG7, RG21, RG22, RG23, RG24, RG25, RG26, RG27 & RG29. Cats awaiting homes are cared for by a network of Foster Carers, either in their own homes or in luxury cat pens provided by the branch. Please contact Basingstoke & District CP if you can offer a home to one or more of their cats.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Assistance with cat neutering costs is available to those in the area on low incomes.
Help! Volunteers needed: If you'd like to help, please contact the branch using the details below.
Tel: 01256 584544
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.basingstoke-cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Bournemouth & District

Registered Charity no. 203644
The Bournemouth and District Branch covers a wide area, including Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch, but going as far as Swanage and Wareham, Lymington, and Fordingbridge. All cats are vet checked, microchipped, vaccinated, neutered (if old enough) and will have been treated for fleas and worms.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: To see if you are eligible for help with the cost of neutering your cat, contact as below.
Lost & Found Register:  For lost and found cat enquiries, contact the branch via Facebook.
Help! Volunteers Needed: Bournemouth and District are always in need of more volunteers to help with their fundraising events.
Cat Adoption - Tel: 01202 840543 or Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
General Enquiries - Tel: 01202 946303
Website: www.bournemouth.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Camberley & District

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering Camberley, Lightwater, Farnborough, Yateley, Sunningdale and Ascot. The branch rescues, rehabilitates and re-homes cats in need of help. This involves identifying strays, collecting them, and bringing them into care as well as helping owners who need to re-home their cats. The branch does not have a re-homing centre, all cats are looked after in foster homes, by volunteers. 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. 
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Fosterers Needed: The branch are in need of fosterers.
Help! Fundraisers Needed: The branch are in need of fundraisers.
Tel: 0845 3712745 (manned weekday eve's 6pm - 10pm. At other times please leave a message)
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.camberley.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Fareham & Waterlooville Districts

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering Hampshire. This branch concentrate on trapping and neutering feral cats, in an effort to reduce the cat population and hence the number of unwanted cats. They have cats looking for good, loving homes.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Volunteers Needed: Volunteers required to join their merry band - particularly for fostering or admin based roles. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the branch as below to discuss the options - they would love to hear from you!
Postal Address: Cats Protection Fareham & Waterlooville, PO Box 664, Fareham, PO14 9LS
Tel: 0345 371 2743
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.fareham.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Farnham & Wey Valley

Cat Homing Page for Cats Protection - Farnham & Wey ValleyRegistered Charity no. 203644
Helping cats in the Surrey Hants border areas - Alton, Bordon, Farnham, Aldershot. Finding loving new homes for unwanted and abandoned cats in the local area. The branch will also help with feral cats where possible.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Neutering Assistance: Assistance with neutering costs is available to those on low incomes.
Help! Volunteers Needed: Enthusiastic volunteers required to join their merry band, particularly for fostering or admin based roles. Please contact the branch as below to discuss volunteering options - they'd love to hear from you!
Help! Fosterers Needed: More fosterers are needed, to care for cats 'between homes' either in their own home or in an outdoor garden pen.
Tel: 01252 334 644
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.farnhamcats.co.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Gosport Town

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering central Gosport and Fareham. A team of volunteers, dedicated to finding good homes for cats in need, supporting and encouraging the neutering of cats and providing information to improve people’s understanding of cats and their care.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Vouchers are available for people who claim income based benefit, students and pensioners.
Lost & Found Register: For information on lost and found cats in this area, call 02392 583 637 / 07946 678 264 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: 02392 582601
Email: Via the contact form on the Cats Protection - Gosport Town website.
Website: www.gosport.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Portsmouth

Registered Charity no. 203644
Based in Protsmouth. All cats at Portsmouth Cats Protection are checked by a vet, and receive all veterinary care needed including vaccinations and treatments for fleas and worms. Adult cats are microchipped and neutered.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Assistance with neutering costs is available to those on low incomes.
Lost & Found Register: This branch maintains a lost and found register for cats in their area.
Tel: 0345 371 2743
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.portsmouth.cats.org.uk
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Southampton

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering Southampton and surrounding areas. The branch rescues and rehomes cats through a series of volunteer foster homes, and offers welfare advice.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Neutering Vouchers Tel: 08453712718
Lost & Found Register: Tel: 07540 767482
Help! Volunteers Needed: New members and volunteers are always welcomed, as well as those wishing to adopt cats or looking for help. Please see their website for more information.
Help! Quality items needed: Southampton CP are always in need of good quality items to sell at their fundraising events.
Tel: 0845 3712718
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.cats.org.uk/southampton
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

Cats Protection - Winchester & District

Registered Charity no. 203644
Covering Postcodes of SO22 and SO21. This branch covers quite a large area around the Winchester. It is run entirely by volunteers, with the aim of rescuing and re-homing stray, abandoned and unwanted cats and kittens found in our area.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Volunteers Needed: If you have any time to spare to help with branch fundraising activities, please give them a call.
Tel: 01962 883536
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.cats.org.uk/winchester
National CP Helpline: 03000 12 12 12

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

Registered Charity no. 288473
Based in Wokingham. D.B.A.R.C. 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.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rescue shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rescue Shelter: Nelsons Lane, Hurst, Near Wokingham, Berks, RG10 ORR. Open daily 11am to 1pm, and 2pm to 4pm
Tel: 0118 9341122
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.dbarc.org.uk

Dockyard Cat Rescue

Based in Horndean, Waterlooville, Hampshire
Tel: 023 9278 5624

Friends Of The Animals - Hampshire

Charity no. 1000249
Covering Hampshire. Friends Of The Animals helps cats, dogs, horses, donkeys, wildlife and birds. The charity rescues, re-homes and arranges veterinary treatment for almost any animal and bird.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: Help with the cost of spaying/neutering is available to those on limited incomes.
Branch Address & Support Shop: 89 London Rd, North End, Portsmouth, Hants. PO2 0BN 
Head Office Address: 17A Riverway, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5UX.
Tel: 01983 522511
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.friendsoftheanimals.co.uk

Happycats Rescue

Cat Homing Page for HappyCats RescueRegistered Charity no. 1151368
Operating in Hampshire, covering Hants and Surrey. HappyCats Rescue was founded due to the increasing number of cats and kittens needing to find new homes. This small, independent rescue places cats and kittens in foster homes until permanent homes can be found. All cats are vet checked, microchipped, neutered and vaccinated; kittens are neutered when at an appropriate age. All potential homes will be subject to a homecheck.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
Tel: 07881 557648 - (text or speak to HappyCats direct)
Tel: 0702 405 2252 - (landline with answerphone)
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.happycatsrescue.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. Katz Castle Animal Shelter aims to find loving homes for cats in their care. They also have a sanctuary for feral cats who are unable to find new homes.
Adopt a Cat: See Cats for Homing at This Shelter
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
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.katzcastle.co.uk

Lymington Cat & Kitten Rescue

Registered Charity no. 1060244
Based in Lymington. Taking in, caring for and rehoming cats and kittens. The charity has been operating for over 34 years, caring for thousands of grateful feline friends along the way.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rescue Shelter: 18 Highfield Avenue, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 9HW
Tel: 01590 678663 or 01590 678233
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.lymicat.org

National Animal Welfare Trust - Berkshire

Registered 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.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Shelter: Trindledown Farm Animal Rescue Centre, Wantage Road, Great Shefford, Berkshire, RG17 7DQ.
Tel: 01488 638 584
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.nawt.org.uk

Paws A While Cat Rescue

Based in Southampton. Caring for cats and kittens who are unable to be looked after in their original homes, or those found wandering the streets. All cats have a vet consultation, and will be neutered if over 4 months, microchipped, have had at least a first vaccination depending on the length of time in care, and will be treated for fleas and worms before adoption.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Tel: 07565 964 802
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: Paws A While Cat Rescue Facebook Page

Portsmouth & District Cat Rescue

Based in Southsea. Rescuing and re-homing abandoned, stray and sick cats for many years, through a network of volunteer foster homes. They would love to hear from you if you can give one of their cats a permanent loving home, or if you would like to help with fostering or fundraising. You can also help by donating saleable goods to their support shop, or even just a tin of cat food. All donations directly help the cats in their care.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Support shop: 203 Albert Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hants.
Tel: 02392 646143

Pound Kitten Rescue

Registered Charity no. 1167435
Based in Poole in Dorset, covering Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands. Rescuing abandoned cats and kittens, and caring for them in volunteer foster homes until they can be rehomed. Pound Puppy Rescue can also be contacted as below - these are '8th day' dogs rescued in the nick of time before being put to sleep. So if you are seeking a canine companion, please give them a call, you will be saving another 8th day dog by doing so.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Kitten Fosterers needed: Foster homes needed urgently in the Bournemouth and Poole areas for cat and kittens. Please email Pound Kitten Rescue with your location and phone number.
Tel: 01202 623078 or 0773 6176613 (between 10am and 6.30pm only please)
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Website: www.poundpuppy.org/cats

RSPCA - Alton, Haslemere & Petersfield

Registered Charity no. 205153
Covering Alton, Haselmere & Petersfield. The branch is dedicated to improving animal welfare and preventing cruelty to animals in their coverage area. Their cattery in Hindhead provides shelter and a re-homing service for stray, abandoned and unwanted cats. Up to 20 cats can be accommodated there. 
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Tel: 01428 604499
Web site: www.rspca-altonhaslemerepetersfield.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Ashley Heath Animal Centre

Registered Charity no. 219099
Based in Ringwood. The centre cares for cats, dogs, rabbits and other small domestic animals - at any one time they are caring for over 180 animals.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rehoming Centre:
Ashley Heath Animal Centre, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, Hampshire. Open daily - 11.30am to 4pm, (Closed Mondays)
Tel: 0300 123 0749
Website: www.rspca.org.uk/local/ashley
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Basingstoke & Andover

Registered Charity no. 258321
Covering the Basingstoke and Andover area. Rehoming cats, and sometimes dogs, rabbits, small mammals and birds. Prior to being adopted, all animals are micro-chipped, neutered, wormed and each will have received a flea treatment.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Neutering Assistance: The branch runs a low cost neutering scheme for people on government benefits.
Microchipping: Subsidised pet microchipping days in the local area.
Help! Fosterers Needed: More foster carers are urgently needed to provide a temporary home to a cat, kitten, dog or puppy until a permanent home is found, (food, litter etc provided), could you help?
Tel: 01256 353209 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Website: www.rspca-basingstokeandandover.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Bournemouth, New Forest & District

Registered Charity no. 205126
Based in Bournemouth. The RSPCA Bournemouth, New Forest & District offer veterinary consultations including neutering, surgery, dentistry, vaccinations, micro chipping & advice.
Neutering Assistance: The branch provides reduced cost care to those on low incomes and means tested benefits.
Tel: 01202 526520
Website: www.rspca-bournemouthnewforest.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Hants & Surrey Border

Registered Charity no. 201291
Covering Aldershot, Farnham, Farnborough, Camberley, Sandhurst and Hook. Rescuing, fostering & rehoming stray and unwanted cats and kittens. Providing support for animals that have been abused or abandoned, are injured or sick, or are no longer wanted by their owners.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the branch as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Volunteers Needed: The branch is always in need of volunteers to foster their rescue cats, whilst permanent homes are found.
Tel: 07880 547502
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Website: www.rspcahantsandsurreyborder.org.uk
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

RSPCA - Solent (The Stubbington Ark)

Registered Charity no. 205096
Based in Fareham. The Ark is the largest RSPCA animal shelter in the country. Over 500 dogs and 1,000 cats are helped in any one year, as well as numerous small pets and farm animals.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the rehoming centre as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Clinic Address: 315 Shirley Rd, Southampton, Tel: 023 8078 3000 (phone for opening times) the clinic offers assistance with veterinary treatment for those on benefits.
Rehoming Centre: 174-176 Ranvilles Lane, Stubbington, Fareham, Hampshire, PO14 3EZ (Open: Every day 10am to 4pm)
Tel: 01329 667541
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Website: www.rspca.org.uk/local/solent-branch/
Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999 (24 hours), or for advice visit: RSPCA Help & Advice

Second Chance Animal Rescue

Registered Charity no. 1002511
Based in Mansbridge. Cat, Dog and small animal rescue, covering all of southern England, though mainly Hampshire. Helping animals across the south of England for over 25 years. Second Chance take in all kinds of animals and rehome them to suitable homes all over the southern counties of England, and sometimes as far away as France. In any one year they can home close to 100 dogs and over 300 cats, as well as many small animals such as rabbits and budgies.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rescue Shelter: 4 Mansbridge Cottages, Mansbridge Road, Mansbridge, Southampton, SO18 2NH
Opening hours: 10am - 4pm, Mon - Fri, by appointment only please.
Tel: 023 8055 9552
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Website: www.secondchanceanimalrescue.org.uk

St. Francis Animal Welfare

Registered charity no. 263172
Based in Southampton. St Francis care for and rehome numerous animals including dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens, birds and small mammals who are in need of loving forever homes. They always have a large number of adult cats looking for loving, fireside homes.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Rescue Shelter: Sunnyside Cottage, Mortimers Lane, Fairoak, Southampton, Hampshire, SO50 7EA
Tel: 02380 693282
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.stfrancisanimalwelfare.co.uk

StaRescue

Registered Charity no. 1075974
Covering Basingstoke and surrounding areas. Rehoming cats, dogs  and other small animals.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the shelter as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Help! Fosterers Needed: If you are an animal lover, but cannot commit to owning one on a permanent basis, you might like to consider fostering an animal for STARescue while it is between homes. This helps in periods of over-crowding. You would care for the animal and provide it's food, however the rescue will cover any vet bills. Call them as below if this might be for you!
Tel: 01256 330532
Website: www.starescue.info

The Ark Animal Welfare Trust

Covering Hampshire. The Ark Animal Welfare Trust is a non-profit making charity, whose mission is to raise awareness of current animal welfare issues & the requirements of all domesticated animals; to take as many sick or medicated animals into foster care, as is financially possible; and to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home stray, sick and unwanted animals. All Animals are neutered before being re-homed as needed. Home visits will be required for all animals prior to adoption.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the Trust as below to ask about cats needing homes.
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Website: www.thearktrust.co.uk

Val Boller’s Cat Rescue

Based in Fordingbridge, Hants  Rescuing, caring for and rehoming abandoned, unwanted and stray cats in and around the Fordingbridge area.
The sanctuary usually has up to 20 cats needing loving, permanent homes at any one time.
Adopt a Cat: Contact the sanctuary as below to ask about cats needing homes.
Support Shop: 3 Carbery Row, Southbourne, Bournemouth, BH6 3QR. (the Support shop is run by Friends of Val Boller's Cat Rescue, charity number 1076182, who fundraise for the sanctuary).
Tel: 01425 653432
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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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