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Cattery closure update....

08 November 2018

We will sadly be remaining closed for cat introductions this weekend while we continue to treat a couple of cats who are slightly under the weather. We hate for any of our cats & kittens to miss out on the chances of meeting their potential new family, but their health and wellbeing has to come first and closing the cattery to visitors does enable us to do this, so do please bear with us until we (and the cats) are ready to welcome you back into the cattery. Our Centre shop and ...

Cattery closed for viewings for a short period

30 October 2018

Please note from Tuesday 30th October 2018, Ferndown Homing Centre's cattery pens will be closed for cat viewing for a short period. We are still open to enquiries and our shop will remain open during this period (Fri – Tues 12-4pm)This is purely a precautionary measure whilst we treat a couple of cats showing signs of mild ill health, and we feel this action is prudent to ensure the health and wellbeing of all the cats in our care at this time. We ...

Cattery reopening 13th July 2018 with amended hours

12 July 2018

We are pleased to advise the cattery will be reopening for visitors from Friday 13th July (lucky for some) 2018.Please note until further notice our opening hours will be amended to Friday - Tuesday, 12pm to 4pm. We will be closed on Wednesday & Thursday other than for pre-arranged appointments.Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused during our recent closure period. The cats are looking forward to meeting you soon....

Cattery Homing Pen closure dates

05 July 2018

Please note from Friday 6th July 2018, Ferndown Homing Centre will be closed for cat viewing for an estimated 8 day period. We are still open to enquiries and our shop will remain open during this period (Fri – Weds 12-4pm)This is purely a precautionary measure which we feel is prudent to ensure the continued wellbeing of all of the cats in our care, and we sincerely apologise for any disappointment or inconvenience this may cause. We look forward to ...

Thank you to the Canford Heath Scout Troop!!

12 April 2018

Ferndown Homing Centre would like to say a massiveTHANK YOU! to the Canford Heath Scout Troop in Poole, Dorset, who very kindly and rather fabulously presented our very own cat care and education volunteer Alan Smith with a surprise cheque for £135 at a recent educational talk. Approx. 35 Scouts aged 10-14 years old attended the talk to learn about the work of Cats Protection and how to care for cats, and at the end of the talk they presented Alan ...

Ferndown Homing Centre nominated for Pet Plan Charity Team of the Year

20 March 2018

We are thrilled to share our news with you....Not only have some of our staff and volunteers been individually nominated for a 2018 Petplan & ADCH Animal Charity Award but alsoFerndown Homing Centre has been nominated under 'Animal Charity Team of the Year' too! These awards give thanks to teams and individuals who are truly committed to improving the lives of animals in need and being recognised for their animal ...