Category Archive: News

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Our volunteers are valuable resources so we do ask that if you wish them to spend time on finding a new home for your cat(s) that do not come into the sanctuary and… Continue reading

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Apologies – we got the name of the new Newburgh vet wrong last week – she is called Heather! Sue thanks kitten fosterer Linda for finding super homes for our first litter of… Continue reading

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Linda did a glassware display window in our Newburgh shop last week – it is really doing well! People maybe don’t realize what lovely things we have in our shop until they see… Continue reading

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Sue spent last weekend catching 6 semi-feral cats at a farm near Leslie. It took 3 trips, so nearly 100 miles, & all 6 cats need to be neutered, wormed & vaccinated –… Continue reading

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The tabby cat picked up in Brunton has not been claimed – we now know that she is pregnant. We are looking for a temporary fosterer for her so that she can have… Continue reading

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We have a great history of successful cat homings through Whinnybank but very occasionally a cat is returned to us because they ‘don’t fit’ – this is often because a cat has been… Continue reading

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Rupert was a 4 month old kitten who was trapped in Perth with his family about 15 years ago – he was not happy with other cats around him & decided to live… Continue reading

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Sue is getting a lot of phone calls about feral toms making nuisances of themselves, being aggressive towards people as well as domestic cats. She has had 6 calls in 2 weeks from… Continue reading

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A very large TV was left outside our Newburgh shop last Wednesday – thanks go to the kind gentleman who helped Linda get it into the shop. It had no cables or remote… Continue reading

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Tiger, a 17 year old tortoiseshell, came into Whinnybank 8 weeks ago – the Council got in touch with Sue after evicting her owner from her cottage. The owner was told where Tiger… Continue reading

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Sue is enjoying having a break from homing domestic cats – she is still busy though as the ferals are a lot of work. She has sadly had to have 3 very frail… Continue reading

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There is a shortage of domestic cats at the moment – we currently have only 3 up for homing with another one due in soon. So, Sue has had extra time to spend… Continue reading

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For once there were no cat calls on Christmas Day! Sue did receive a call on New Year’s Day from a sad family whose daughter had passed away leaving her cat, who could… Continue reading

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Sue thought the mum & 4 kittens she picked up in Buckhaven last Tuesday would be the last until next spring but she has had 2 calls this week about a mum &… Continue reading

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Sue thanks John, Jasmine & Simon for their generous donation, and also Brian of Ceres for putting money into Rodgers of Cupar – it will come in handy for food in January when… Continue reading

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Sue apologises for the lack of news last week – Blondie, a 14 month old family favourite, was very ill & had to be rushed to Claire the vet who battled to save… Continue reading

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Eleanor, who has volunteered in our Newburgh shop for over a year, has had to give up due to family commitments – Sue thanks her for all her help & wishes her all… Continue reading

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Linx, an un-neutered 15 year old who came to Whinnybank 3 months ago, had always been a house cat who was endlessly in season. We had her neutered by our vet & kitten… Continue reading

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The mum & 4 fluffy kittens found in a garden in Kirkcaldy a few weeks ago were fostered by Linda & David of Cupar – they were very hissy & scared when they… Continue reading

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It has taken a week & 6 journeys but Sue has finally, with a lot of patience, managed to trap the 3 adults & 4 kittens in the garden in Kirkcaldy. The kittens… Continue reading