Purrfect fundraiser for cats and kittens in Honiton

PUBLISHED: 07:00 04 July 2016

Archant

Honiton Cats Protection supporters and volunteers enjoyed a successful fundraising evening at a foster home.

Thanks to the support of the following businesses - Everys solicitors, B’Stow, Dave Thorpe Honda Off-road Centre, Mole Valley Farmers and The Vale Veterinary Group - the evening raised over £420, which will be used to care for cats and kittens across the parish.

Four kittens were a big draw on the night - Prince, Nelson, Wendy and Lisa were born on a farm, but not wanted. They will be having their first vaccinations this week before being advertised for new homes – though Wendy was reserved on the night! Fosterer Heidi said: “We all work hard to ensure that the cats are healthy before they go to a new home, but this does take money.

“Some comes from the adoption fee and some from our shop in Honiton High Street, but it’s nice to have a get-together too and even better when that raises funds.

“Of course, meeting all the cats here was a bonus.”

For more about Honiton Cats Protection, call 01404 45241 or the shop on 42312.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Midweek Herald. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Midweek Herald