Entries by Amanda Goode

Angel’s Angel

Remember that 42 degree day Melbourne had a few weeks back? Most of us were stuck inside under the air conditioning or floating in a pool. One person, however, was not. And neither was a young kitten. Behind a store, in a cardboard box, was a severely dehydrated and unwell kitten. She was dumped there […]

Cat of the Week – Maggie

Maggie ID STA001620 NAME Maggie GENDER Female TYPE DSH AGE 8 Yrs Maggie is a special case. When she came into our Shelter we discovered that this lovely lady was suffering from skin cancer on her nose. Our friendly colleagues at Eltham Veterinary Clinic surgically removed the cancer after which Maggie then spent some time […]

Cat of the Week – Layla

LAYLA This emerald eyed beauty came to us as a heavily pregnant mum with an unexplained foot condition.  Layla was a fabulous mum and very attentive. Now that her kittens have grown up and have been adopted to their own special homes it is finally this Layla’s turn to be looked after.  After seeing a specialist it has been diagnosed that […]

Where are they now – Teddy

I adopted Teddy a week ago and I promised to send an update with photos – so here they are! I’m super in love with this handsome guy.  He’s blossomed into a happy, confident chap who strolls right up to my visitors to say g’day. He’s always close at hand, especially when I head into […]

WHERE ARE THEY NOW – Pocket and Lulu

Hi Everyone, just wanted to give you an update on Pocket & Lulu who became part of my family on Dec 10th. After a few days inside getting to know their new house they ventured out to the backyard which is fully enclosed cat space.   They are still exploring & learning all the new […]

Cat of the Week – Arly

Arly The Purrrrfect Pet for your cat Arly needs a patient home that is willing to let him come out of his shell at his own pace. He very much enjoys the company of other cats and will most likely prefer interacting with other cats over humans. If you are looking to adopt a “Pet” […]


Hi there, Just wanted to give you all a quick update 1 year on from adopting our beautiful boy Broxy. He has become such a big part of our lives, he is well and truly part of the family. He has grown so much, and his favourite thing is finding a nice warm lap to […]

Merry Christmas

From all of us here at the Cat Protection Society of Victoria, we’d like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We’ve had a busy year with the new Shelter building making positive progress and so many cats and kittens going to their forever homes. Thank you to everyone who […]

Merry Christmas from the 1st Epping Joey Scouts

Christmas came early this year for the Society’s felines when they got a very welcome gift from the 1st Epping Joey Scouts. What could bring more joy to those little whiskered faces than a box FULL of handmade toys? Nothing! The Joey Scouts got creative this year and made a variety of toys using different shapes, […]


Hi CPS, Tommy has been in his new home for just over a month now and he is loving life. He has gone from being a timid lap-cat to a curious adventurer who is super playful and loves zooming around the house. He’s always ready for belly rubs and cuddles though. Thank you for introducing […]

Edwin- the three legged cat

For a little tyke, this fella sure has had a rough start to life! Edwin was surrendered to us in bad shape. So much so that our vet team had perform four major surgeries on Edwin; 1) Edwin had a genetic deformity on one of his legs that had not been treated. Since birth his […]


Hello my name is Pixie  (formerly Iris). Its been a few weeks now and as you can see I am settling in with my new owner Amanda. I love  to snuggle up when she is watching tv and I  am slowly becoming friends with Peppi her little dog although she gets a little jealous of […]


I adopted Sugar Plum one week ago. She is such a gorgeous little cat. Very affectionate, talkative, loves company and her food! Sugar Plum is always interested in what I am cooking. I have renamed her Charli, it just seemed to fit. She has settled in really well. Here she is enjoying her new home. […]


This is Colson. He is named after a sprint car driver who raced in our hometown, Tauranga, New Zealand. We adopted him 2 years ago. The day we came to the Shelter was a hot day just before Christmas. There were 2 cages with kittens. The first cage had 3 kittens in it. The second […]