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Cat Protection calls on Minister Plibersek to declare peace on the environment instead of a “war” on feral cats

Cat Protection Society of NSW calls on Minister Plibersek to declare peace on the environment instead of a “war” on feral cats

Habitat loss and climate change are the biggest threats to biodiversity.

The Minister for the Environment continues to support the logging of native forests.

Land clearing continues unabated.

“Action” on climate change is still pending.

Obviously, it’s time to create a distraction.

Creating a moral panic about cats is a tactic used over and over again to pretend there’s a simple solution to “wicked” environmental problems.

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Easter long weekend opening hours 2023

🐰🐣 Just a reminder for everyone thinking of visiting us over the Easter long weekend!!

Our Cat Boutique will be open for all your cat care essentials on Saturday 8 April and Monday 10 April.

Make sure to check our opening hours before coming in to pick up treats for your feline friend.

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Animals on the internet

In our Autumn issue of Cat Affairs, we examine the hidden dangers for animals on the internet – and our factsheet delves deeper into online scams and the lethal trade in wildlife that is promoted online.

Our new factsheet highlights the ‘red flags’ to look out for and the steps you can take to protect yourself and animals from exploitation.

Read the full article from Cat Affairs Harmed in the making of: fake animal rescue videos.

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Adopt-a-stray

❤️ Has a stray kitty stolen your heart?

Are you wanting to take in a stray cat and give them a forever home but worried about the costs involved?

We can help!

Our Adopt-a-Stray program offers a heavily discounted rate for:

  • desexing
  • vaccination
  • microchipping
  • plus free registration for your new forever friend.

ALL for $100

To learn all about our program and to see if it’s available in your area,

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Holiday Opening Hours

Thinking of visiting our Cat Boutique over the festive season?

Make sure to check our opening hours.

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Notice of Nominations for Appointed Directors

Cat Protection Society of NSW Limited
103 Enmore Road Newtown NSW 2042
ABN 81 610 951 615     ACN 631 197 629

Annual General Meeting 26 November 2022

The following nominations have been received for the election of Appointed Directors, to be held at the AGM on 26 November 2022.

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Jingle Purrs Christmas Raffle

You have the chance to win one of over 40 prizes purrfect for merry moggies and the people who love them!

Single tickets are only $5 OR five tickets for $20 OR a book of fifteen tickets for $50

Help us to care for our cats and kittens while they wait for their forever home and buy your tickets today.

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Hornsby Shire Council looks to change laws about killing cats

Hornsby Shire Council wants the law changed so they can make their own policies about killing cats. And on 24-25 October at the conference of Local Government NSW, they’re asking other councils to join them.

It is dangerous, wrong, and cruel.

Email your local councillor or mayor and tell them cats deserve to be treated with respect and compassion.

Councillors are elected to represent their communities and they need to hear your voice.

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Cat photography: four simple steps to take your skills to the next level

Dr Keefe Tay BVSc

Pet Photographer, Furry Munchkins Pet Photography

Pop quiz. Which of these do you agree with?

The hardest part about taking photos of my cat is:

1. They will NEVER look at the camera.
2. They don’t stop moving.
3. They run away or stop what they’re doing when I take out my phone or camera.

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Cats’ eyes

Eye issues are one of the most common problems vets see in cats on a day-to-day basis.
From a slight squint to more severe cases of conjunctivitis, our feline friend’s eyes often give us the first indication they are unwell with a viral infection.

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