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Tuesday, 28 August 2012 23:43

26 August 2012

We have kittens from about 6 months old and cats up to 3 years old who are looking for their "forever" homes.  Please have a look at our adoptions page and if you would like to meet one, please give their foster carer a call.
As it is not yet "kitten season" we have no young kittens available and as we rescue from Pounds and Shelters, we do not know one week to the next what kittens we will get.
If you are wanting a young kitten to become a family member, you can call Joy on 0438 339 883 or Julia on 0411 301 623 with a description of the type of kitten you want and we will put your name on a waiting list.
Monday, 30 April 2012 11:39

Petbarn Mornington In-Store Adoption Day

Peninsula Cat Rescue Inc. will be holding our In-Store "Smitten With A Kitten" Adoption Day at Petbarn Mornington on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th May 2012. Our Committee members and fosterers will be there on the day to answer your questions along with all of our furry little feline friends looking for their "furrever" homes. Come along and say hello, and maybe meet your newest little family member.

Petbarn are at 1002 Nepean Highway, Mornington.

We hope to see you all there.

Wednesday, 14 March 2012 11:03

Peninsula Cat Rescue

ADOPTION DAY
Leisure Pets Mornington
24th March 10am-2pm
Peninsula Cat Rescue are having an adoption day at Leisure Pets on 24th March from 10am-2pm. Come along and meet our kittens that are up for adoption or just come and meet our team of foster carers and helpers.
195 Main Street Mornington
Friday, 02 March 2012 12:24

PENINSULA CAT RESCUE ADOPTION DAY

PENINSULA CAT RESCUE ADOPTION DAY

10th March 10am-2pm

Mt Eliza Pet Shop

Peninsula Cat Rescue will be holding an adoption day at the Mt. Eliza Pet Store on 10th March 10.00am until 2.00 pm. Come along and view our kittens who are up for adoption or just come along and meet our team of foster carers and helpers. Shop 11/ 87 Mount Eliza Way, Mt Eliza. Hope to see you there :-)

Friday, 20 January 2012 11:25

Domestic Animals Act 1994 Amendments

Recent amendments to the Domestic Animals Act 1994 have resulted in changes to the legal requirements of Foster and Rescue Groups within Victoria. Under the new provisions of the act we are now required to provide a microchip number with each animal advertised for adoption. Where previously we were able to advertise kittens on our website prior to having them microchipped, and rely on the deposit from their new foster family to help cover the costs of this, we are now required to have each kitten microchipped before they are posted for adoption on our website. Although this new provision is a positive step in pet identification, it means that we can no longer advertise any kittens under 6 weeks old as this is the minimum age for microchipping and we must cover the microchipping costs prior to placing the kitten on our website for adoption.These new requirements, along with inflation have increased the costs charged by our veteranarians to provide the microchipping, de-sexing and vaccinating service.

As a result, the cost of adopting a kitten through us has risen to $170. The cost of adopting an older cat or one of our mother cats will remain at $135 as they are often harder to rehome when in competition with the kittens.

Although we have been forced to increase our adoption fees to continue with our work, you can be comfortable in the knowledge that a cat or kitten adopted from Peninsula Cat Rescue is vet checked, de-sexed, microchipped and vaccinated. By adopting from us you are helping to promote responsible pet ownership and are helping to break the cycle and save a life.

We thank you for your continued support.

Peninsula Cat Rescue Inc.

Tuesday, 25 October 2011 12:13

Coco and her Babies

We are pleased to anounce the safe arival of Coco's babies. She had her babies today 25/10/11 just after 6.30am She did have three kittens however very sadly one was stillborn. After the birth of these gorgeous black kittens, we got a phone call....FIVE, 2 week old kittens had been dumped someone must have been watching over us and knew that our gorgeous girl Coco would adopt these babies and she has....Not bad for a 10 month old All is going well, we will still have to feed the older ones as it is a lot of work for our Coco. We have put a lot of photos on our Facebook page. The older kittens will be ready for adoption in about 6 weeks time if you are looking for a new Feline Family Member then please give us a call.
Wednesday, 17 August 2011 12:27

Goodwill Wine December 2012

Great Christmas Present........and helping a great cause........

Here at Peninsula Cat Rescue we are proud to announce our alliance with Goodwill Wine who have now generously come on board in helping us with our fundraising by offering a great selection of wines with our very own PCR label. To view the selection on offer please follow the link below and share with your friends. By purchasing from this selection you can be comfortable in the knowledge that you are also assisting us with our passion. Every dollar raised goes directly into assisting with the day to day running costs in saving these little lives.

A HUGE thankyou to David Laity at Goodwill Wine for his dedication and support.

http://www.goodwillwine.com.au/charities/peninsula-cat-rescue-inc
Thursday, 04 August 2011 11:12

4th August 2011 - Meet Charlotte

Charlotte is a 16 week old Blue Grey Tabby. She was surrendered at a shire shelter having suffered alleged abuse by her previous owners. With such a loving, affectionate personality we took Charlotte in and were determined to give her a second chance. Following a check by our vet it was found that she had a fracture to her hip which if left untreated would cause her permanent pain and suffering. We are happy to report that Charlotte underwent surgery on her hip today and is now back in her foster home resting comfortably. Although her recovery will be very slow, she will now get the love and support she needs and she should make a full recovery. Looking at little Charlotte now and having her purr at us following such a major operation reinforces to us why we do what we do.

If you would like to help us with Charlotte's surgery and recovery costs donations can be made to Peninsula Cat Rescue BSB 633 000 A/C 141212415. Please use "Charlotte" as your reference number.

For a receipt please email your details to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . All donations over $2.00 are fully tax deductible.

Charlotte thanks you.

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