Fuzzy Bros

What can you do with a couple of British Shorthair and Longhair cats other than give them the very British names of Oscar and Winston? These two came into our care before Christmas. Both came...
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Billy Ray

This sleek black panther came to us in the summer of 2022. He was transferred from a rescue on Vancouver Island, and because he tested positive for FIV, it was decided that he should come...
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Back from the Edge

Shortly before last Christmas, an emergency came our way. We were told of a case where an elderly couple had died at home together, and their deaths had gone unnoticed for several weeks. That must...
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A Gentle Tortie

We sometimes label people as having “attitude”, which, for felines of course translates as “cattitude”. “Tortitude” is often affectionately attributed to a cat with a tortoiseshell or calico coat who displays extreme attitude. Torties are...
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Thanksgiving for Cats

Back in the fall, Lisa and Ken spent quite a bit of time patiently watching traps. There are generally two circumstances in which trapping needs to be done. The first is when we discover a...
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Percival Snugglebutt

When the first group of cats from the Kootenays came to us in 2022, it was clear that we had a pretty bonded clowder with strong genetic ties. It’s impossible to say how any specific...
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Welcoming the Cranbrook College Cats

When the former Richmond Homeless Cats became Richmond Animal Protection Society, and then the Regional Animal Protection Society, we moved from being a very locally-focused organization to one that has links with rescues all over...
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Two BIG boys

Tucked away at the back of the SingleWide is the office area where our Sanctuary Manager and Assistant Manager work. There are a couple of cages for cats who need more isolated care, but the...
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Over the Bridge in 2023

Pandora (above) came to us in bad shape, but she had nearly two years of greatly improved health with us before her aging body had had enough. The Sanctuary is a place where we celebrate life –...
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The Pirate is a Pussy-Cat

The SingleWide has been feeling quite empty in the last while – we lost all the “Egg-farm cats”; we’re missing Shaggy and Jimmy and Bossanova and so many others…  So it was good to welcome...
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Deelia

Part of the work of the Kitty Comforters is to spend time with the caged cats – new, or medicated, or post-surgery. But another important part of our work is to identify the feral cats...
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Gwen, and Sibs

Gwen, Bagheera, Anya – three little ferals who’ve gone in very different directions… They came in together from Broken Promises rescue on Vancouver Island, well past the early socializing stage and very reluctant to have anything...
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