Home Hunter of the Month: Bailey

Bailey is a very handsome somewhat ‘chunky’ 7 year old boy who has been living on Kitty Corridor since the January of this year and is currently our longest stay resident. He had been a much loved pet from a kitten but had to be surrendered due to a family member developing an allergy to…

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Suki

It is with great sadness that I announce the passing away of Suki, one of our more senior residents from Kitty Corridor. Suki had made the Sanctuary her home after a period of time living on the streets. She was a very friendly, affectionate cat who was popular with all those who met her and…

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Walkies in the Woods

A bright spring morning greeted more than 60 walkers and 30 dogs for our ‘Walkies in the Woods’ fundraising event on Sunday, 19th April. Included on the 6 mile route was a ‘re-fuelling stop at the sanctuary that satisfied both our 2 legged and 4 legged participants with cake and special doggie bags. Each doggie…

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The Power of Three!

There has been a great deal of fundraising activity taking place in aid of the Sanctuary during the course of last few weeks with some of our supporters even shedding quite literally, blood, sweat and tears on our behalf.  I would like to say a huge thank you to three supporters in particular: Vicci Shultz…

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Little winged wonder

It is not just furry and feathery friends that call on the Sanctuary for help from time to time. Earlier this year, workmen who were attending one of our neighbours found a little bat on a path beneath a tree. Fortunately the little chap seemed uninjured but as they are protected species, the builders knew that he would need specialist help and…

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Magnificent Monday men!

If you come down to the Sanctuary on a Monday (and indeed most other days of the week too!), you will be pleasantly surprised to see a team of volunteers, known as ‘The Monday Men’ hard at work on the site. This invaluable team of volunteers was reinstated in October 2013, when it became apparent that there were…

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Easter Eggstravaganza!

With guided tours of the Sanctuary, face-painting, treasure hunt, chocolate tombolas, ‘bunny games’ and cakes aplenty, our first ever Easter Eggstravaganza raised £574 for the Sanctuary. Families flocked to the site to join in the fun on Thursday 9th April and the weather was glorious! A small team of dedicated volunteers rallied round for the day and worked tirelessly setting up, manning the stalls and…

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Phoenix our mini miracle kitten

Earlier this year, the Sanctuary took in a mummy cat (queen) and her 6 kittens who were only a matter of days old. Staying in our Isolation unit for monitoring, all were seemingly well until one morning when our Head of Cats, Sue found one of the kittens on the floor apart from the rest of the…

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