Category Archive: News

02 May 2011

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Kitten fosterers Linda and Kevin who took on 2 pregnant semi feral cats a couple of weeks ago are pleased to report that both have now had their litters – a set of… Continue reading

01 March 2011

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At the book sale in Dundee last Friday we had a fantastic day. Long term Whinnybank volunteer Linda Naismith was shopping in Dundee and decided to help out for four hours – her… Continue reading

22 February 2011

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A stray tom cat in Cupar has been fed by locals for the past 5 years but one particular person, who let him into their house & formed a bit of a bond… Continue reading

15 February 2011

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Sue has been busy trapping cats this week – she managed to trap 3 feral cats from the colony at Pitlochry, which will be neutered and returned. A female cat which had gone… Continue reading

08 February 2011

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A mystery has been solved at last! A 15 year old cat had been visiting someone in Auchtermuchty so frequently that he was thought to be a stray – especially as he seemed… Continue reading

01 February 2011

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We have had a hard time raising funds over the winter with the awful weather so are grateful that our two charity shops are picking up since the snow has gone. Christmas decorations… Continue reading

25 January 2011

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We have only just homed the last 3 kittens from last year and already the prospect of a busy kitten season this year is upon us! In the last 3 weeks domestic cats… Continue reading

18 January 2011

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We have been having some problems with the thaw, as we are sure many people have – we had water getting into the Newburgh shop from the drain outside and also water coming… Continue reading

11 January 2011

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Sue sends special thanks to her dedicated Sunday helpers, Jan and Claire, who braved the journey up to Whinnybank once more on Sunday – Claire had to dig her car out to bring… Continue reading

04 January 2011

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At our last book sale in Dundee on 22 Dec we raised nearly £300 – just as well as this was our only recent fundraising event thanks to the weather conditions. Sue sends… Continue reading

14 December 2010

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Despite the cold weather we are still continuing to home cats – 3 went to new homes last Sunday. We don’t have many domestics left but there are a couple of elderly cats… Continue reading

07 December 2010

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We have one bit of good news – Rig, a diabetic cat who had been at the Sanctuary for 8 months, has now gone to a super new home. Sadly, due to the… Continue reading

30 November 2010

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We had a great book sale in Dundee last Friday, with donations as well as sales we raised £380. We were looking forward to doing it again on Saturday but unfortunately couldn’t get… Continue reading

26 October 2010

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Sue’s feral colony work is continuing and Sue and Lisa went up to Pitlochry again on Monday where they picked up three 3-4month old feral kittens. They are too old to be tamed… Continue reading

24 November 2010

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Last weekend proved a happy one for some of our cats – 4 went to new homes and 3 more are booked to go, two of them had been at the Sanctuary for… Continue reading

16 November 2010

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First of all, apologies for there being no news for the past couple of weeks – I write the news with the info Sue tells me but I have just opened a wee… Continue reading

01 October 2010

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Sue and Lisa did Tayport car boot sale on Sunday and raised £145. They sold out of plums – many thanks to everyone who has donated plums! Weather permitting we will be doing… Continue reading

24 September 2010

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Sue was unable to do a car boot sale last Sunday because of the weather so she caught up on chores and made lots of lovely jam. We still have lots of kittens… Continue reading

17 September 2010

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We had a good day at our Newburgh shop last Saturday, taking £107, and at the Tayport car boot sale on Sunday we sold mostly plums and some bric-a-brac and raised £200. We… Continue reading

10 September 2010

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All the feral cats and kittens have been rescued from Crief so Sue is now concentrating on the feral cats at the Silo in Cupar where she will need to spend an evening… Continue reading