Category Archive: News

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Sue loves January & February as she quickly homes all the easily home-able cats – she had lots of calls over last weekend with offers of homes & she is hopeful that more… Continue reading

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It is a well know fact that other cat rescues are not taking in cats over 5 years old – Whinnybank therefore ends up with more than our fair share of elderly cats,… Continue reading

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This week we have a sad story but with a happy ending for cat Lennon. Not all people are honest when they hand over cats & kittens to be rehomed. After 11 weeks… Continue reading

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Big thanks go to Fife Charities Trust who awarded Whinnybank a cheque for Β£500 towards our barn roof repairs. Sadly, Sue has been badly let down by the man who was supposed to… Continue reading

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Big thanks go to everyone who has recently donated cat food, money & nice items to sell in our shops. 2018 has been a busy year, particularly with older domestic cats, but as… Continue reading

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Most rescues are not taking in elderly cats just now but Sue has a few looking for special homes as house cats. Vet bills will be covered by Whinnybank (NB only if using… Continue reading

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Big thanks go to Carol & Adam of Chance Inn for fostering a mum & kittens & also for washing & removing the labels from over 100 jam jars! Sue will be making… Continue reading

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We know many people look forward to reading our weekly news so we apologise for the lack of news for the past 2 weeks – Linda who does it had to go down… Continue reading

WHINNYBANK CAT SANCTUARY

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WHINNYBANK CAT SANCTUARY Sue received a phone call at about 2am last Saturday morning – a young lad walking home from work saw a pure white cat put out of a car, the… Continue reading

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We have cat flu at the Sanctuary just now so Sue has had to put a hold on cats coming in. Thanks go to Linda Nielson for finding lovely homes for the latest… Continue reading

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George, the deaf white cat featured in the news last week has found a new home in super-fast time πŸ™‚ Sue thanks everyone who has sent in donations to help towards the cost… Continue reading

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Sue has found someone to repair the barn roof – it has been leaking badly this year & it will be good to get it fixed before the winter – any donations towards… Continue reading

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Many years ago Sue designed a wooden box for trapping feral cats as ferals are frightened of the usual metal traps. The wooden box works as a feeding station as well &, as… Continue reading

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Auchtermuchy school uniforms can be seen in our Auchtermuchty shop – they are in good condition & all we ask for is a donation. This has been the best year for rosehips for… Continue reading

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John, Jasmine & Simon kindly fostered a mum & her 3 kittens – they have now gone to a lovely new home with Edith Williamson & her 2 daughters – Sue has known… Continue reading

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It’s the peak of the year for unwanted pets – usually because people are being evicted. There is no more illness at Whinnybank so we are able to take in a few –… Continue reading

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The dry weather brought a lot of hedgehogs into the barns to eat the cats’ meat & biscuits – Sue found them sleeping in the cats’ beds during the day! The recent rain… Continue reading

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We are happy to report that 3 more cats have been re-homed since the last news. We are also pleased that there are no signs of any more illness. We lost 1 kitten… Continue reading

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Because of the heat a lot of the rescue centres have gone down with cat flu but we have been lucky so far – hopefully we will be spared. We managed to home… Continue reading

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

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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