CAT OF THE WEEK – Captain Morgan

Our Cat of the week is the handsome Captain Morgan- 10 months old and a shy little man who with a little bit of time, enjoys nothing more than being patted and playing. Captain Morgan is looking for a monogamous relationship where he can have his owner all to himself and in exchange, will repay the favour with years of companionship and cuddles. If you think Captain Morgan is the Cat for you, pop into our Shelter for a meet, greet and cuddle.

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CAT OF THE WEEK – Timmy

2yo Timmy is a really sweet boy, he is chilled out and not much phases him. He is not after the lime light he is just sitting back for the right humans to come and let him shower them with love!

KITTEN KINDERGARTEN HAS ARRIVED AT CPS!

Why should puppies have all the fun!?

Kitten Kindergarten is an essential early socialisation program for you and your new kitten.

Now available at the Cat Protection Society of Victoria, this 4 week course will create confident kitty’s, facilitate a strong bond between you and your new kitten, teach basic manners and provide you with the tools to prevent and address unwanted behaviour.

Run by our Cat Behaviour Consultant, Natalya, learn about: Toilet training, Scratching, Socialisation, Enrichment, Touch & handling, Carrier training, Harness & leash training, Teach your kitten its name, “sit!” and “come!” and much more

Open to kittens 14 weeks of age or under. Small groups of only 6 kittens so you receive plenty of one on one support.

Next course beginning: 10am Saturday 3rd November 2018

*SPECIAL DISCOUNT* Normally $135 per kitten but only $115 for recently adopted kittens

PLUS special vouchers and freebies on kitten supplies! Proceeds from these sales go directly to the cats in our care

Classes are held in the CPS vet clinic – a modern ‘feline friendly’ clinic. The team at CPS are passionate about providing best practice care for cats.

For more information and to register your interest, please contact Natalya Dundovich Animal Behaviour Consulting on 0478 074 537 or info@ndanimalbehaviour.com

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BIG THANK YOU TO B.Braun!

B.Braun donated a pair of Fav5 hair clippers to our veterinary clinic! These heavy duty clippers will enable us clip off matted cats coming into our facility in a fast and safe manner! The gorgeous Persian getting her makeover is 9yo Sheba who is looking for her forever home.

CAT OF THE WEEK – Mittens

Mittens is a gorgeous shy 5yo but will come around quickly if she likes you. Mittens does not like any other animals and she actually doesn’t like men! She knows what she wants and will let you know if she is not happy. Mittens needs a patient home that will let her do her own thing.

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What’s On – Nillumbik Pet Expo

CPS Staff will be on hand to answer questions, sell CPS merchandise for you and your feline. We will also be raffling a great prize on the day. All proceeds will go to the care of our cats. Can’t wait to see you there! The Expo is being held this Sunday, the 21st October, 10am to 3.30pm at the Marngrook Oval, Diamond Creek.

CAT OF THE WEEK – Prince

Our 7yo Prince needs a Princess to bring out the gentleman in him.
This extremely handsome boy doesn’t always behave like a prince should. He is very playful for his age and cheeky. He needs some discipline from an experienced cat owner. He certainly isn’t nasty, just a little bit naughty and nippy at times. Prince needs a home with no young children but plenty of patience and love. Prince enjoys the company of other cats.

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CAT OF THE WEEK – Toby I’VE BEEN ADOPTED!

Are you looking for a super low maintenance companion? A man of the night? Then Toby is your man!

Toby loves nothing more than lazing the day away under his or your bed covers.

‘Happy Hour’ starts between 6-7pm for Toby where he will love under his chin being scratched, belly rubs, head bops and any attention you are willing to give him, he’s also happy just chilling with you while you watch T.V. then it’s back to bed for this dude as he’s all partied out by around 10pm.

Toby doesn’t like the shelter environment so isn’t quite himself in here. He can be a little shy at first but once he knows that you want to be his friend, he’ll be begging for attention once ‘happy hour’ rolls around.

He is looking for home without other animals so that he can have the dance floor all to himself as he doesn’t like showing off his moves. A home without children would be ideal as children tend to be a bit much for this old man to take.

CAT OF THE WEEK – Logan I’VE BEEN ADOPTED!

Logan is a stunning 7yo who is everthing you could want in a feline family member, he is an affectionate smoocher that does not have a nasty bone in his body.He loves everyone including other felines, we don’t understand why he has not been adopted! Logan is FIV+ so needs to be an indoor only guy. Come and meet him at the shelter or give us a ring on 8457 6500 for more information.

 

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Knitting 4 Kittens

The clients at Banyule City Council’s Older Adult Social Support Program meet weekly and have started a wonderful project called “Knitting 4 Kittens”. The group are knitting blankets for our cats and kittens and they came in today with their first delivery, and to spend some time with our feline friends.  The group thoroughly enjoyed knitting for a purpose and said it was fabulous to be given the opportunity to interact with the cats.  CPS really appreciate their thoughtfulness and meeting the group. We look forward to their next visit and thank them very much.

 

 

 

THANK YOU VICE GRIP ART!

We are so excited to announce Vice Grip Art will be raffling a print of our gorgeous “Lady” along with magnets of her stunning face, created for the Cat Lovers Show 8th & 9th September at the Exhibition  Buildings in Carlton.  Vice Grip Art are donating all profits from the raffle and magnet sales to the Cat Protection Society!

Lady was a resident at the hostel until the move into the portable accommodation when we decided that it was best for her to find her own forever home, which she did with a previous employee.

Please visit Vice Grip Art (Stand No AW04)  check out their unique, animal themed art, craft and accessories, with products like prints, stickers, magnets, pencil cases and much more! And buy some raffle tickets and magnets of our gorgeous Lady.

 

 

 

 

 

 

CAT OF THE WEEK – Victoria I’VE BEEN ADOPTED!

Victoria is a stunning 4yo who would love a quiet home with no other pets or children. She is shy and timid when you meet her, but once she gets to know you she is easy going and very affectionate. Come and meet this beautiful lady or give a call on 8457 6500 for more information on her.

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CAT OF THE WEEK – Buster I’VE BEEN ADOPTED!

Buster is a delightful 16yo lady who thinks age is just a number and takes no notice if it. She is still very full of life, love and affection. She is fine with cat friendly dogs and other cats, and older children. Young children as a bit to noisy and busy for our Lady of the Manor. Buster deserves a special home to live out her golden years.

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CAT OF THE WEEK – Sophia

Sophia is very sweet 8yo lady who is a little shy and needs a bit of time to get to know you and trust you. Sophia’s human passed away and she does not understand why she is in an unfamiliar place and not curled up in her home. She is friendly and social and would be perfect in a quiet home.
Sophia is currently in Foster Care for a rest from the hustle and bustle at the Shelter. Please give us a call on 8457 6500 to arrange meeting this beautiful lady.

Cat Lovers Show

2 MONTHS TO THE CAT LOVERS SHOW!

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th September @ Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton.

The show is an entire weekend devoted to our favourite creatures CATS!

CPS will of course be there, we have a stand next to the Cat Café with information on our cats, toys for your cat, scratching posts for your cat, beds for your cat and CPS branded merchandise for you. We will also have a stand in the Adoption Zone where you just might find your next feline family member to adopt.

Book your tickets early and save, just follow the link below.
https://catloversshow.com.au/melbourne/