Category Archives: Care & Advice

Sunny Harbour Cat Rescue launch the Cat Care Centre

Sunny Harbour Cat Rescue launch the Cat Care Centre. Advertisements

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Vaccinations – why they are important

I’m pretty sure that everyone reading our blog has some level of knowledge about cats and their welfare. You ( we hope) take your pet to regular checks with your vet and treat them for fleas and other parasites.  But … Continue reading

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Stray Cat vs Cheekie Pet – How to spot a cat in genuine need of rescue help

At this time of year the number of reported ‘stray’ cats increases daily. Whether this is because there are genuinely more around or just that people are spending more time outdoors, I’m not entirely sure. Now, when I talk of … Continue reading

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Its Just a Cat…. or is it?

its only a cat… 4 little words that can spark anger and upset into pet lovers. especially feline varieties, the world over.  So what is it about cats? Most of the time you will hear this phrase they are muttered … Continue reading

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A festive message

Every year at this time Sunny Harbour Cat Rescue and I’m sure hundreds of other rescues throughout the UK will begin to receive the annual calls from Parents who have “promised their child a kitten for Xmas”… <sigh> Yes, it … Continue reading

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What is acceptable animal welfare?

I accept that by my very presence of working in rescue I am perhaps slightly more aware of welfare standards than say Joe Public.  However the regulations around animal welfare, to me, an animal lover (aside from rescue involvement) seem … Continue reading

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How do I get my cat interested in toys for cats?

Anyone who has ever visited Sunny Harbour Cat Rescue will know how much Paul & I encourage the use of many different styles of toys for cats to keep them healthy, fit and most importantly stimulated. Something we hear a … Continue reading

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Changing times – keeping your cat safe

We remember when we were kids people let their cats out all night & they came in to sleep in the day. People still believed in buttering cats paws when you moved house and they would find their way home … Continue reading

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