Category Archive: News

Whinnybank News

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We have had lots of new cats come into Whinnybank but we are happy to report that they are all being re-homed very quickly. A pregnant feral came in on Sunday, it won’t… Continue reading

PRICE CHANGE FOR KITTENS

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PRICE CHANGE FOR KITTENS  Due to increase costs over the past few years, it is with regret that we are putting up the price for kittens we have had them at £50 for… Continue reading

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We have been inundated with requests for kittens for Christmas!! As it is well-known that shelters will not home kittens or puppies for Christmas any calls for Xmas kittens are just deleted! Thanks… Continue reading

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“The Angels’ Share – Lundin Links” raised £5000, by selling donated items, to be split between Whinnybank Cat Sanctuary & Fife Dog Rescue in Lochgelly. Sue was so grateful to receive the £2,500… Continue reading

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A couple of weeks ago Sue was running very low on cat food so an appeal was put on our Facebook page. Sue wishes to thank the many kind people (too many to… Continue reading

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Egg production has been a bit changeable since Coronavirus began. At first Sue had more eggs than she knew what to do with so she put them under broody birds to hatch. As… Continue reading

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Two rescues took place last week – the 1st was in St Andrews where a feral mum & her 2 kittens were caught within 24 hours as the lovely kind lady did as… Continue reading

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In 35 years of cat rescue Sue has experienced a shortage of home-able cats for the first time! People are now asking for ridiculous amounts of money for kittens on the internet! Also… Continue reading

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We have a run of ginger cats up at Whinnybank just now. An elderly ginger & white female, picked up from Springfield, has so far not been claimed & she is very home-able… Continue reading

ATTENTION

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YOU CANNOT, I repeat YOU CANNOT get coronavirus from your pets. People are dumping their animals at shelters out of ignorance and fear-PLEASE PLEASE post this on your page. Not only are they… Continue reading

CALLERS PLEASE NOTE

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Please do not call Sue to enquire about the availability of kittens. Sue deals with adult cats only. All kittens go to our fosterers and the main number to phone is 01382 330457.… Continue reading

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Sue’s visit to Hampshire last week was stressful with the passing of her older brother Robin after a very long illness. Sue left her grandson Aaron in charge at Whinnybank & she wishes… Continue reading

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Sue had a call from a lovely couple who took on 2 of Sue’s feral kittens 11 years ago. They told her they were emigrating to Italy & Sue expected them to want… Continue reading

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While Sue was trapping ferals she saw a young ginger female in season who was being chased by the tom cats. She eventually managed to trap her after 2 weeks, knowing that she… Continue reading

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We are pleased to have homed 8 cats in the past week, including 2 elderly ones. Poor old Soldier, who came into Whinnybank last autumn, & who finally found a new home 4… Continue reading

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Thanks to Carol & Adam of Chance Inn for fostering a mum & kittens for us – the kittens have now been homed in pairs & the mum has been neutered & returned… Continue reading

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There are 5 elderly cats at Whinnybank just now, and Sue is waiting for 4 more to come in. Only a very few rescues in Fife are accepting elderly cats at the moment.… Continue reading

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Bonnie, an elderly cat who came into Whinnybank a week ago, had had many litters of kittens throughout her 11 years – this made her spaying operation life-threatening! Thankfully she came through &… Continue reading

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The SSPCA contacted Sue about a family of feral cats in Perth who had not been fed since lockdown started – they won’t be easy to trap as they have had to extend… Continue reading

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James Mathie (you must be a mind reader!) – thank you so much for the donation of “Felix Gravy Lover” cat food through our Amazon Wishlist – 4 cats at Whinnybank absolutely adore… Continue reading