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We run an appointments system where interested parties are invited to meet a particular cat or dog where mutual compatibility has been agreed. Alternatively, visitors are welcome to look around on Wednesdays and Saturdays between 10am to 2pm to view dogs, and 11am to 2pm to view cats.

Snowy & Beatrice

Snowy - Male - 8 years old - DSH
Beatrice - Female - 8 years old - DSH

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Snowy & Beatrice

  • Friendly
  • Can be independent
  • To be rehomed together
  • Can live with older children
  • Indoor and outdoor access required

Snowy (White) & Beatrice (Calico) came into our care due to their owner no longer being able to care for them. Snowy & Beatrice are still settling into the cattery but their personalities are starting to show through. Snowy will enjoy fuss but it can be on his own terms, he doesn't like being over-handled so a new adopter must be willing to give him the space he needs. Beatrice is also friendly and enjoys affection, she can be quite vocal & demanding, especially when it's dinner time. Beatrice can also enjoy her own space at times too. The pair are generally very friendly, and enjoy interaction, but are also quite happy to do their own thing. Due to this, they would be best suited to a home with older children. They will need to be rehomed together as they have always lived with one another. Unfortunately they wouldn't be able to live with other animals in the home. Snowy & Beatrice will eventually need indoor and outdoor access.

Cat care

Until a cat is settled into a new home it is essential that they are not let outside and as a general guide this would be about four weeks. However, this is dependent on the individual cat.
Whilst a cat is confined to indoors you can introduce new toys for them to play with and chase. Cat nip toys can be especially rewarding. A scratch post will hopefully discourage them from choosing your sofa to sharpen their claws! Regular grooming by you will help to cement the bond between cat and new owner and although cats are known to generally be more independent than a dog, they thrive on companionship and interactive play. Even adult cats can be persuaded to practice their stalking and pouncing skills on an old shoelace, or play hide and seek in a cardboard box.

Interested parties form

If you are interested in giving one of our cats a home, please give us a call on 01455 888257 or complete an interested parties form. Alternatively you can come and visit the Centre, please view our Centre opening hours page for further details.

We ask any potential owners to complete an Interested Parties Form. You can do this at the Centre or download it and email it back to us

To register your interest, please fill in an "Interested Parties Form" or give the Centre a call.

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