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About 4 months ago a litter of four 7-week old kittens were rescued from a greenhouse in Cluny Clays – they were not socialised & quite timid but we managed to happily home… Continue reading

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At short notice Sue was called into a Glasgow hospital for her much needed operation last Friday – she was kept in for 2 nights, partly due to the horrendous weather. She is… Continue reading

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Long term supporter of Whinnybank, Maureen Smith, sadly passed away suddenly on Tuesday 29 Sept. She will be sorely missed by everyone, particularly in our Auchtermuchty shop where she was a highly valued… Continue reading

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Sue has been busy with feral jobs! At the Council yard in Perth 9 cats have been caught & 2 have been returned so far. In Pitlochry a kind gent called Morris, who… Continue reading

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Sue has been called in to Perth Council yard as the feral colony there is getting out of hand – it must be 20 years since she last ‘tidied up’ there! One of… Continue reading

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A friend of Sue’s, Lynn Flanders of Wormit, called to say a tortie cat had had 3 kittens in a friend’s greenhouse in Newport. The lady had thought she had been feeding a… Continue reading

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Sue thanks everyone for their kindness re her stolen van – asking about it, looking for it, helping to raise funds towards a replacement vehicle, and friends who have offered their cars. There… Continue reading

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It’s not long to Valentine’s Day! Linda Naismith has dressed the window in our Newburgh shop with a lovely romantic theme & we have cards & gifts to suit all budgets. Thanks go… Continue reading

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A farmer delivered 3 young ferals to Whinnybank – they were petrified after being transported in an uncovered dog crate in the back of a pickup!! The farmer was obviously kind as the… Continue reading

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One of Sue’s dogs had to be put to rest at the weekend – she had had Barney since he was 10 months old and he lived for 13 years despite being diabetic… Continue reading

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A couple who came to see Flo, a ginger & white 3 year old who had been at Whinnybank since last July, were tempted by Floozie, the tabby in the next pen –… Continue reading

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Blossom, an 11 year old white cat, came to Whinnybank in June last year in a terrible state – her fur was very matted & she was covered in fleas. The vet had… Continue reading

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The black cat that escaped from Sue’s end room turned up at Lisa’s in Newburgh so is now safely back at Sue’s. An outdoor sale had been planned last Saturday but the awful… Continue reading

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Sue picked up a pedigree Ragdoll cat in Edinburgh – the stressed owner had called Sue as she was unable to find a new home for her, a tortie Ragdoll needing a home… Continue reading

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Sue is being kept busy with feral work – the feral mum from Glenrothes has now been caught & reunited with her kittens. Big thanks go to Sunny Harbour for their donation of… Continue reading

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Thanks go to Lynsey Ewan for setting up a new facebook page for us – Whinnybank Sanctuary Thrift Shop – to let people know that we have vintage clothes, and to Lynn from… Continue reading

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We are pleased to report that Porridge, who had been at the Sanctuary for over 4 months, has now gone to a new home. A very big thank you goes to Lynn Flanders… Continue reading

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Poor Bullet, who was promised a new home last week, has been let down – Sue tried to contact the people who were going to take him & left several messages but they… Continue reading

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We are pleased to report that Bullet, the cat who had been shot, has found a new home in Monifieth . Sue has started work at a house in Buckhaven where the cats… Continue reading

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Mr Bean has landed on his feet & found a lovely permanent home at last – he was in a new home after he went missing a while back but bullied the cat… Continue reading