Cats saved from hoarding household

A large number of cats have been rescued from the home of a recently deceased woman in Yorkshire who had been keeping them in poor conditions. Sadly, several kittens have since died – prompting fresh calls for people to neuter … Read more

Final stop on the road for cancer-struck stray

A 15-year old stray has found a final loving home through rehoming charity, Yorkshire Cat Rescue – despite suffering from terminal cancer. Old ginger boy, Frank was found collapsed in a front garden on Dewsbury Road in Wakefield. At first, … Read more

Thank you to Monster Pet Supplies

A huge thank you to Monster Pet Supplies for choosing us as their charity of the month! It was the story about Declan, a cat hit by a car and nearly lost his leg, that inspired the support. Declan is … Read more

Home sought for charity’s longest resident

After six months in the care of Yorkshire Cat Rescue, staff and volunteers have launched a dedicated campaign to find 18-month old shadow’ Morgana a home. Morgana was brought into the rehoming centre with her three young kittens after the … Read more

Charity sees record number of cats rehomed

Yorkshire Cat Rescue has recorded an 18% rise in the number of cats re-homed in October and a 68% increase in November compared with those same two months last year. The charity found new homes for a staggering 100 cats … Read more

Pregnant cats top list of felines in need

New figures from a Yorkshire cat charity have revealed that the largest group of cats being rescued to be un-neutered mother cats and their kittens. The data has prompted the charity to sound the alarm and urge people to neuter … Read more

Charity calls for an end to pet lockout

Yorkshire Cat Rescue has called on private landlords to consider granting requests to keep pets in rented accommodation, as the number of abandoned cats rises. The English Housing Survey 2016 found a rise in the number of people renting their … Read more