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rescue cat Matha from Basildon Cat Rescue, Essex, needs a homeHello, let me introduce myself, I am Martha; as you can see I am a stunning Siamese girl, I am 3 years old and have been neutered. I am on the prowl for a new human and a new home; I had a trial for a home but it turns out that I do not like other cats, dogs or young children particularly and as the home had some of them it was not for me. I am hoping that somewhere out there is my special person, one who can offer me a home on my own, with a garden I can explore when I have fully settled in. I know the whole no pets or kids thing makes it trickier to find a home but there must be someone out there who is looking for a new furry companion. If you are on the hunt for a new furry pal do get in touch and I am sure you will fall in love with me.
MARTHA is at Basildon Cat Rescue. Re-homing in Essex. To make an enquiry please call: 07966 513989 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Martha on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cat Lilly at RSPCA Stort Valley, Harlow needs a homeHello there! my name is Lilly. I am looking for a forever home to call my own. I am about 2 years old, and I have been neutered. I am a very loving cat, a bit of a cuddle puss, I am very sweet and I love attention. Although I am a little shy at first, but given time and affection, I will become your most loving companion. I would like my new home to have a garden, so I have access to outdoors. I am fine with other cats, so if you already have a cat friendly cat then that should be ok with me. I am not sure about dogs though as I've not actually met any yet. If you would like to meet me then please get in touch with the rescue.
LILY at RSPCA - Stort Valley, Harlow. Rehoming in Saffron Walden in Essex to Broxbourne in Hertfordshire - including Bishop’s Stortford, Harlow and surrounding villages. To make an enquiry, please call: 01279 306058, and please mention you saw Lily on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cat Boots from RSPCA Stort Valley, Harlow, Essex, Hertfordshire, needs a homeHello my name’s Boots and I’m a 6 year old, handsome, tabby boy. My owners had to move and were unfortunately unable to take me with them. I’m looking for a new home now and can’t wait to find myself a lovely new family to love. I’ve been neutered and would love to go outside to explore so if you have a safe garden that would be great. I’m good with children and would be happy to live with another cat or even a friendly, quiet dog. I love having a cat nap so hopefully you’ll have some comfy places to sleep. Are you ready for a handsome tabby to come and share your life? I’m waiting to hear from you!
BOOTS at RSPCA - Stort Valley, Harlow. Rehoming in Saffron Walden in Essex to Broxbourne in Hertfordshire - including Bishop’s Stortford, Harlow and surrounding villages. To make an enquiry, please call: 01279 306058, and please mention you saw Boots on Cat Chat, thank you!

 Rescue cats George & Felix from Cats Protection - Tendring & District, needs homeHello, I'm Felix, 1 years old and black and white.  I was taken into care with my brother, George (a mini-panther of a cat!). This was because our previous owners did not know what to do when the family's youngest daughter kept being mean to us. This sadly made a peaceful family life very difficult for us.
That was in our past and we are looking ahead to a happier future; could we be happier with you? We might be a bit shy when we first meet you, but don't be fooled by that as it won't last very long! We are both actually super friendly and affectionate kitties. We would be happy together in a family home with kind, mature children, and overjoyed to have access to the great outdoors.
We've got our paws crossed that you will get in touch soon!
GEORGE & FELIX are at Cats Protection - Tendring & District, Clacton-on-Sea. Rehoming in Essex. To make an enquiry, please call: 01255 744014 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw George & Felix on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cats Matilda and Eddie from Purrs Cat Rescue, Hornchurch, Essex need a homeHi there, I am Matilda (left) and that handsome little chap is my son Eddie. I am around a year old and have been neutered now, and Eddie is around 10 weeks. I was just a baby having babies and I tried my best but Eddie was found in a flower pot at just a week old, they lovely people tracked me down and we were brought to the rescue. I am still a timid lass and that is why we would like to stay together, Eddie helps to bring me out of my shell and is helping me develop my confidence; hopefully a loving and patient forever home will help me blossom too. We are both vaccinated and microchipped; obviously Eddie will need to be neutered just as soon as he is old enough. If you are looking for some new furry friends then make sure to call or email and we can see if we are a match.
MATILDA & EDDIE are at Purrs Cat Rescue, Hornchurch. Rehoming in Essex. To make an enquiry please call: 07828 191481 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Matilda & Eddie on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cat Lily from Cats Protection Tendring and District, Clacton, Essex needs a homeHello, my name is Lily and I am a gorgeous black and white, 7 year old, neutered lass. I am an independent girl who likes to play when I want to and sit on your lap when I want to and if I don’t feel like it I won’t; simple really. I don't like dogs or other cats but I'll tolerate little people, so if you have one or more of those I could live with you. I had an idyllic life, love, food, a garden to explore and sunbathing spots and then one day it was all gone; my human couldn’t look after me anymore and they had to go into care, no-one in the family was able to take me in and I was alone. Since then I have been sitting here, patiently waiting for someone to pick me and say Lily come and live with me, but no-one has asked for me yet. Could you give me the warm, comfortable home where I can spend the rest of my days for a fairytale ending?
LILY is at Cats Protection - Tendring & District, Clacton-on-Sea. Rehoming in C07 & CO11 - CO16: from the River Stour (north), to the coast and the River Colne (south), with the coast to the East and Colchester to the west. To make an enquiry, please call: 01255 744014 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Lily on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cat Freya from Caring For Animals 2001, Thurrock, Essex, needs a homeHi there, my name is Freya, and I am a beautiful 3 year old girl with a white and black coat. I did have a litter kittens last year but they have all found lovely homes, once I had seen they were settled, I thought it is now my turn to find a lovely quiet loving home. I am neutered, vaccinated and micro-chipped and am in tip top condition. I would prefer an indoor quiet home with no children or dogs, but I could be ok with another quiet kitty, where we can share your lap at evening time. Please pop along to meet me and bring your carry basket.
FREYA is at Caring for Animals 2001, Thurrock. Rehoming in Essex. To make an enquiry please call: 01708 854567 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Freya on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cat Roxy from Caring For Animals 2001, Thurrock, Essex, needs a homeHi there, my name is Roxy and I am a neutered lass in need of a new home. I came into rescue heavily pregnant back in 2015 and raised what turned out to be my fourth litter. I then became very ill myself and was diagnosed with toxoplasmosis. While I am not infectious at the moment, toxoplasmosis can flare up so it would be better if I could find a mature home where there are no ladies who might get pregnant. The charity are prepared to pay for testing at their vets every 9 - 12 months. I am a pretty lass, very tame and I am hoping that there is someone out there who will give me the chance of a forever home. The rescue will give you more information about me if you just make that first call or email and see if you could have space in your heart and home for me.
ROXY is at Caring for Animals 2001, Thurrock. Rehoming in Essex. To make an enquiry please call: 01708 854567 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Roxy on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue Cat Dorothy from Strawberry Persian Pedigree Cat Rescue UK, Upminster, needs a homeHello My name’s Dorothy, like on Wizard of Oz and if only I had a pair of red shoes I could click to take me home! But I’m looking for a home to call my own and a family to love. I’m a gorgeous, 7 year old, blue/cream persian girl. I’m the sort of cat who will wait for my owner to come home so that we can snuggle for the evening and I’ll follow you around while you’re doing things so that you can cuddle me as you go about. I love to have my paws massaged and am in general a really happy little girl. I love meal times and eat my food well. I’m good with children but want to be your only pet as don’t like dogs or cats and anyway, with a happy, purry girl like me why would you need anything else! I’ve been neutered, vaccinated and treated for fleas and worms so all I’m waiting for is my new family to find me and take me home and love me - is it you?
DOROTHY is at Strawberry Persian Pedigree Cat Rescue UK, Upminster. Rehoming in Essex and East London. To make an enquiry please call: 07722 826 935 (Call or Text) or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Dorothy on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cat Rascal from Purrs Cat Rescue, Hornchurch, needs homeHello there. I'm Rascal... and I've had rather a tough time of it lately. I had been a stray for months, I didn't have a microchip, I wasn't neutered, I was grubby and very hungry. They think I'm around 5-7 years old. Sadly at some point in my life I have picked up FIV. I realise that its going to take a really special human to make me a happy boy again! Many cats live long and normal lives with FIV and it can't be passed to humans. Its only passed between cats when there's agressive fighting due to lack of neutering. The kind people at Purrs have resolved that though! I am looking for an indoor home, and a kind human who would let me get used to being a companion again. Just being, warm and having a full belly is still a novelty. My lovely foster will be pleased to have a chat if anyone has any questions. Please just have a little think about it! To find out about FIV: Visit Cat Chat’s FIV information page, or the FIV Owner's Club on our friendly forum.
RASCAL is at Purrs Cat Rescue, Hornchurch. Rehoming in Essex.  To make an enquiry please call: 07828 191481 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Rascal on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cats Lizzie & Becky from National Animal Welfare Trust Clacton, Essex , Suffolk, need a homeHello, we are Lizzie (on the left), and Becky. We are neutered sisters and we are 2 years old. We were rehomed as kittens but unfortunately we find ourselves looking for a home again; now we know that taking on two cats is a big ask, so if it is absolutely necessary we could be rehomed separately. We are all different, Lizzie is the shyest of us and I am more confident. We could happily live with teenagers and we could maybe share with another cat but neither of us wants to live with a dog. We are hoping to find a home or homes where someone can work to build our confidence and give us time to settle in to our new surroundings. If you think you could be the one to help a sister out, then purr-lease get in touch.
LIZZIE & BECKY are at National Animal Welfare Trust - Clacton. Rehoming in Essex & Suffolk. To make an enquiry, please call: 01255 860062 (10.00 am - 5.00 pm) or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Lizzie & Becky on Cat Chat, thank you!

Rescue cat Jane, from National Animal Welfare Trust, Thurrock, Essex, needs a homeHello all, my name is Jane; I am around 18 months old and have been neutered, vaccinated and micro-chipped. As you can see I am a sleek black cat; I am happy to be stroked and cuddled and yet no-one has been able to offer me a home. I understand that sometimes it takes a black cat much longer to find a home; I just hope that is not true for me. I am hoping to find an adult only home, with a garden for some gentle exploring, once I am settled in. If you have no other pets and are looking for a furry friend to keep you company, then purr-lease look no further and arrange to come and meet me.
JANE is at National Animal Welfare Trust - Thurrock, Grays. Rehoming in Essex. To make an enquiry please call: 01375 393663 or 07599 225350 or Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Jane on Cat Chat, thank you!

Mucker, rescue cat from Hornchurch, EssexI’ve been waiting over a year… Please pick me! Hello stranger! Let me introduce myself. My name is Mary and I'm a friendly lass with a bit of growing to do! At 18 months I've still got a lot to learn about the world, but what I do know is that I'm looking for a loving home. Now, I'm quite a reserved young lady, so a quiet home with a chance to get to know you slowly would be just the ticket, along with some access to the outside - and I may need quite a bit of time to come out of my shell. I can promise you though, once I know you better your patience would pay off; I'll be heading straight for your lap and lavishing you with purry kisses! So how about it then? Could you be the one for me? I do hope so!
Mary is at Ann & Bill’s Cat & Kitten Rescue, Hornchurch. Rehoming in Hornchurch, Romford, Dagenham, Rainham & Barking. To make an enquiry, please call: 01708 440453 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and please mention you saw Mary on Cat Chat, thank you!

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