Jam jars and Tombola prizes needed!

Our Autumn fundraising Bazaars will soon be upon us – one in each of October, November and December. We are desperately short of jam jars for our talented and dedicated cooks to fill with delicious jams, chutneys and marmalades. We are also very short of items for our tombola stand, which is a great fundraiser at our events.  The following … Read More

2019 Calendar now available!

Calendars cost £5 (+ P&P if delivered) with all proceeds coming straight to LCR. Click here to find out how you can get your copy!

Positive news re treatment of deceased cats picked up by local council teams

Edinburgh Animal Welfare Connections (EAWC) is an informal gathering of like-minded organisations.  They meet regularly to share information about local animal welfare matters and campaigns. Lothian Cat Rescue is part of this group and we wanted to share some positive news with you in relation to one of the topics that EAWC has been working on recently, relating to the … Read More

Pets at Home VIP “Love to Give” winners!

We are thrilled to have been informed that Lothian Cat Rescue came  3rd in our area in a Pets at Home VIP Club’s ‘Love to Give’ campaign. This means we will receive £1,000 in cash, and £1,000 work of VIP lifelines!!! Thank you so much to everyone who gave us their support and of course to Pets at Home. We intend … Read More

Open Pen Refurbished!

Thrilled to share the results of our recent Open Pen refurbishment, which now provides even better facilities for our groundscats. The pen now boasts 8 heated top box areas (only three before) and has been weatherproofed by the addition of removable perpex screens, allowing us to remove them when it’s dry and warm whilst keeping the pen dry and protected … Read More

LCR Greetings Cards now available!

By popular demand, we are thrilled to launch our own range of greetings cards, with all proceeds going straight to Lothian Cat Rescue.  Cards cost £3 for a pack of 6 (plus P&P if delivered).  Find out more, and how to get your cards here!

Ornaments, homewares, bric a brac needed!!

Three of our main annual fundraising events are fast approaching – the Meadows Festival on the weekend of 2nd June, and our shelter open days at the end of June and end of July. If you have any items that you would be willing to donate to us for sale we would be extremely grateful. We are particularly short of: … Read More

Dog crates available for hire!

There are circumstances where a cat owner may need short-term use of a crate – cage rest following an operation for example.  Often this is for a short and finite time period and so the expense of purchasing a new crate may seem excessive. In these circumstances, we have a number of crates at our shelter and we are happy … Read More