Yesterday we were delighted to partner with our freinds at Uber to deliver kitten cuddles across Sydney.
Cat Protection will be open on the following days over the Australia Day long weekendRead more
Whether you are wanting to give a forever home to a cat or kitten; purchase supplies for your feline freind; or ask for assistance with a feline welfare issue, please refer to the list of changed trading hours below to avoid any disappointment.
Cat Protection wishes everyone a safe and happy festive seasonRead more
Due to recent account issues, we are no longer able to access or update our Cat Protection Society Facebook page – so we have created a new Facebook page for all of our followers!
We use our Facebook page to update our supporters with current events, communicate with interested members of the public regarding cats who are waiting for a forever home and share updates and photos of former guests from their loving people,Read more
Due to recent account issues, we are currently unable to access or update our Cat Protection Society Facebook page.Read more
Thank you to everyone who joined us on Saturday for a fun and informative day that put Saftey First. And special thanks to our guest speaker Dr Jo Righetti and everyone who donated a prize for the amazing Open Day raffle.Read more
A detailed information sheet on cat welfare, including the benefits of desexing, is now available in simplified Chinese on the Cat Protection Society of NSW website.
The project was made possible with the assistance of University of Sydney students from the Department of Media and Communications, Jiaying Zhou, Yunfei Qian and Xiaoqing Feng. Cat Protection wrote the factsheet in English, the students translated it, and then it was reviewed by vet Dr Eva Tang before being launched today at Cat Protection’s adoption centre in Newtown.Read more
The Member for Sydney, Alex Greenwich MP, has today introduced a bill to NSW Parliament that seeks to remove the legal impediments to carefully managed “trap-neuter-return” (TNR) programs.
TNR has been widely implemented overseas as a mechanism to control population growth particularly among stray cats. This bill proposes that TNR programs be required to have a sponsoring agency that would keep a register of programs and report on them. Only the head of the Agency that administers the National Parks and Wildlife Act could sponsor a program in a reserve or national park.Read more
Members will have received a Notice of Special General Meeting with their copy of Spring Cat Affairs.
This meeting is to consider a special resolution to replace the existing Rules of the Association with a new Constitution. The purpose is to bring Cat Protection’s governing document in line with the new Associations Incorporation Act and also to expand the scope of our charitable feline welfare activities. These are proposed to include a provision to be able to help prevent feline homelessness by providing temporary care and accommodation for cats and kittens owned by people who find themselves in crisis situations.Read more