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Cats and kittens looking for loving homes
Updated April 16, 2015

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All cats and kittens are desexed, wormed, microchipped, flea treated and vaccinated. Adult cats are $110, kittens under six months $150. These prices are to cover the desexing and vacccinations etc. Some purebreds may cost more.Contact Ingrid for more information about the beautiful cats.
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I want a forever homeLots of kittens looking for forever homes!
I have adorable kittens in all sizes and shapes. I know they are appealing to people, they are irresistible, but kittens grow up into cats and will they then be wanted? Please, if you get tempted to adopt one, be honest, be prepared, do you want this cat for the next twenty years? I do my outmost to secure loving safe homes for them, I worry a lot about these little furballs. Will you keep the cat if you have to move? Will you keep the cat even if your new partner doesn’t like cats? My advice to this is, break the relationship with this controlling person and run.

Above all, will you keep the cat you adopted as a cute little kitten because you really wanted a human baby? Remember, these kittens adopted for all the wrong reasons pay with their lives as cats because you wanted a kitten but not the cat. If your kitten will not be part of your life through thick and thin for its entire life then go and buy a teddy bear in the nearest toy store instead. The cats in the pounds, in the kill shelters are not killed by the person performing the act, the animal is killed by its owner who abandoned it. No one but the owner is responsible. Please, think before the cuteness takes over.

I want a forever homeVicki
Vicki, a little dark tortie and I think she may be the daughter of Kicki. She is such a sweet little girl and if possible would love a home with Kicki as the pair was found together. M/C 956000004766116.



Vicki is proudly sponsored by Christine, and cats Teddy Sebastien, Molly and Cheeky.

I want a forever homeKicki
Kicki, she is a stunning very young girl. She arrived with her sister or daugther, a bit difficult to say but I lean towards daughter, Vicky. The pair went to a local house and asked for assistance and they got it. A kind lady called me and asked if there was room for the two and being local girls, I always have room. Kicki is very, very sweet, used to dogs and if possible would love to take Vicky with her into her new home. M/C 956000004726402.

Kicki is proudly sponsored by Emma, in memory of Zona.

I want a forever homePeggy
Peggy has reached senior status and would love to live in a home with no other cats. She is a very affectionate feline, accepts dogs but for Peggy it is humans that matter. It will be cold in winter for an older girl, maybe someone with a big heart would like some company in front of the fire? M/C 956000004104661.


Peggy is proudly sponsored by Natalie in memory of Mick

I want a forever homeMarie
Marie, young and homeless, Marie came with her mum Mara, the cats are not very close as Mara had hoped to have more babies and doesn’t want Marie to hang around. Marie is sad, she is bewildered and I hope so much that someone out thre can see this little cat’s potential and give her a home. Marie is a tabby and as such will be one of the best cats. M/C 956000002537281.

Marie is proudly sponsored by Marty and Mary, cats Max, Pepsi, Moe and Munster.

I want a forever homeMara
Mara, beautiful and she knows it. Mara arrived with her daughter Marie but the cats are not close and can be separated. Marie doesn’t want her kid to hang around as she had plans for more kittens. Unfortunately I had to make her disappointed by having her de-sexed. Still she likes the big boys and is often seen hanging out with them. Mara is very affectionate and easy going. M/C 956000004068384.

Mara is proudly sponsored by Nicole in memory of Mervis.

I want a forever homeRingo
Ringo looks and personality to match. He is a cutie pie, our Ringo. Ringo takes life as it comes, always available for a cuddle, always friendly to his fellow inmates and to Tyco Dog. Ringo will suit any living conditions, be it a family or a single house hold. M/C 956000004059812.


Ringo proudly sponsored by Jen and Troy, cats Gizzy and Jet .

I want a forever homePuddington
Puddington, this extraordinary affectionate young cat is looking for a home, inside home. Puddington tested positive to FIV but the good news are that he doesn’t know it, only we do and so much more reason to love him and give him a home. All cats should be kept safe inside their homes anyway maybe with an enclosure attached. FIV cats are just like any other cat but they must be confined and not be let to roam as they can then spread the virus via saliva through biting. They can happily co exist with other FIV cats or cats that are vaccinated against the virus. FIV can not spread to humans, dogs, rabbits only to other cats. Please google FIV and take the stigma out of it because as a rule they are very people oriented cats. M/C 956000004074299.

Puddington is proudly sponsored by Mat and Phil, havenites Brandon and Ginger Meggs

I want a forever homeIsadora
Isadora, she is only a juvenile and so pretty. This little cat craves affection and who can resist? Isadora is fine with other cats and dogs too. M/C 956000004760499.



Isadora is proudly sponsored by Robyn and havenite Alice Jane

I want a forever homeAmy
Amy arrived with her young son, where the other kittens are remains a mystery, probably sent off free to a home which means I will get Amy’s grand kids later in the year. Amy is very sweet, she loves to lounge around in the hammock of her scratching post if she is not playing silly with her kit. M/C 956000004844582.

Amy is proudly sponsored by Sonia, Ari, Marti and Todd.

I want a forever homeVictoria
Janet in all black. She is not overly fond of other cats but happily accepts Victoria, mama cat left behind. Victoria is sweet and affectionate an d would dearly love a home of her own now that her chicl rearing days are over. Victoria needs a mature housel hold, she has had enough of humans kids pulling her fur. M/C 956000003098074.

Victoria is proudly sponsored by Laura, Michael, cats Mathilda and havenite Pirate

I want a forever homeRick
Rick, I have so many lovely boy cats in my care and Rick is one of them .He has long legs, is slim, handsome and very approachable for affection. Rick gets along with dogs, seems fine with other cats but that can change if you think of introducing him at home to an adult. Better grab Rich as your first cat, then add kitten upon kitten till you have a dozen or more. M/C 956000004082134.


Rick is proudly sponsored by Stella and her pets from Hoppers Crossing

I want a forever homeBhodhi
Bodhi, her name means awakend. She is a truly lovely little cat, given free to an awful home, has had kittens and then dumped. Some very nice people took pity on this little feline, brought her to the Haven and here she has the chance of finding that home that will include her as a family member, not something to get rid of as a piece of trash when inconvenient. M/C 956000004843613.

Bodhi is proudly sponsored by Dakota and her cats.

I want a forever homeHillary
Hillary this stunning looking girl has loads of personality but one hang up, she doesn’t like other cats. She’s been tried and found guilty. She gets along here with the others because she hasn’t got much choice. She is super affectionate when she is alone with her heart’s desire which could be anyone of you. M/C 956000002813009.

Hillary is proudly sponsored by Sandra, Peter, and dogs Mackey, Kel and Cozzie. Cats Leo and havenite Jessie.

I want a forever homeSim
Sim is nearing senior status, she was no longer wanted as her owner moved house. This cat is a super affectionate feline and thankfully settled in to shelter life without much trouble. Normally these cats go into shock, refuse to eat and need a lot of coaxing to come around. Sim is only spreading love and tenderness around her and would be a wonderful addition to anyone’s homelife. M/C 956000004359224.

Sim is proudly sponsored by Emma in memory of Millie who passed away.

I want a forever homeEmz
Emz a darling of a cat now that she has accepted that humans can be trusted, that they bring food and cuddles. Emz doesn’t like much to be picked up as she hasn’t have much to do with true affection but she wants to be with you. She is fine with dogs but there is often a but; Emz is FIV Positive. A positive cat should live indoors only or with an enclosure. She can live with other positive cats, she comes from a large cat family, or cats vaccinated against the virus. Google FIV and take the stigma out of it. The difference btw a cat with a known condition is that we know they have it. Any cat, any living being, can come down with an cancer eg. M/C 956000004581011.

Emz is proudly sponsored by Louisa

I want a forever homeAdonis
Adonis, handsome, affectionate, buffy headed great cat. I can see him sprawled on the couch awaiting his human to come home from work, keeping company in the kitchen while meals are prepared, then a cosy evening in front of the TV. M/C 956000004744527.


Adonis is proudly sponsored by Rebecca and cats Beetle and Rosie

I want a forever homeCurtis
Curtis, love this cat. He travelled for hours to safe his life, stepped out of the car and entered the Haven where he settled, at first he lived by the food bowls. Knowing they are always full he has got plenty of time for cuddles. He is fine with dogs and lives harmoniously with the other cats. M/C 956000004307112.

Curtis is proudly sponsored by Damian and Jennie in memory of Wuzza and St John

I want a forever homeGavin
Gavin another one of these big headed boys. Gavin lived on a farm, new owners moved in and he wasn’t wanted by them. Gavin belted the new cats up as they were in actual fact the intruders on his turf . He lived on what he could catch as he was hungry and with that he was sent off to the pound. Now his days are filled with food in a bowl, cuddles galore, he stand up on his hindlegs to reach a hand and he is one sweet cat. Fine with dogs. M/C 956000004862018.

Gavin is proudly sponsored by Heidi and Havenite Lara/Marli

I want a forever homeBattersby
Battersby lovely young male. He has a way of looking at you as to say; come over here and give me a cuddle, and of course one does just that. He is a settled cat and would suit a family well. M/C 956000004736739.



Battersby is proudly sponsored by Laura, Michael, cats Mathilda and former Havenite Pirate.

I want a forever homeHamish
Hamish, as with all the cats I often wonder why are they here, why were they in the pound? Did the owners just move and leave? What makes people abandon their family member? Whatever the reason, most of these people are not worthy of owning a pet. In this case as with every other single cat I have taken in, I think I can say that the poor creature in question will have a brighter future, The people coming to adopt at the Haven usually do want to make a difference for a havenite, the ones that don’t, well, there are other places. Hamish is a super friendly young boy and handsome. M/C 956000004321272.

Hamish is proudly sponsored by Tim and Leanne, their two cats Jessie and Bear.

I want a forever homeTora
Tora, how to describe her? She is a fluffy white girl and as such rather special as they are. Tora doesn’t like other cats, she is a busybody galore. In the photo she had found the toy bag and had a party in there, rustling around and destroying several pieces that were meant for other cats. I haven’t yet figured out if she is deaf or not, I don’t think so but this cat must be kept indoors because of the cancer risk and by the way, all cats should be kept safe and secure indoors or with an enclosure, they live longer when safe. M/C 956000004077923.

Tora is proudly sponsored Julie & David in the USA in memory of Libri.

I want a forever homeLucy
Lucy, she is the 14th cat that was originally named Lucky that I have taken ownership of. Why name a cat Lucky when the owners have no intention of keeping the cat? Lucky to be abandoned? In Lucy’s case the Haven is her third home and she is anxious to move into her fourth and last home. Lovely little cat, very affectionate and used to kids. M/C 982000356641361.

Lucy is proudly sponsored by Nicole as a wedding gift to Harriet and Andy.

I want a forever homeEster
Ester is a beautiful middle aged cat. She did take a long time to come out of her shell but now that she has, she is a delight. She is OK with other cats and fine with dogs. M/C 956000003435803.



Ester is proudly sponsored by Melissa, and cats Moulin and Teddy.

I want a forever homePenny
Penny, she is a mother, she is timid but has got so much potential. Penny was turfed out of her home because she had kittens but a nice lady started feeding her and alerted me to her plight. Penny has got food on tap now a days and boy, can she put away her tucker. M/C 956000004068909.

Penny is proudly sponsored by Lee, Greg and cat Precious.

I want a forever homeSirius
Sirius, look at this very handsome male. Sirius tells me daily he has no business in a shelter, it’s just wasting his talents. He wants to be with a loving, doting owner smothering the same with feline affection. Sirius is fine with dogs. M/C 956000004066742.


Sirius is proudly sponsored by Joo and Ellen, cat MissyViray.

I want a forever homeChristmas Cat
Christmas Cat, she is a senior lady and so very sweet. Her only hick up is that she will not tolerate another cat but then again some people are happy to have only one feline in the house. Who out there has the heart and love to give to this great feline? M/C 978000000849556.


Christmas Cat is proudly sponsored by Garry, Jana, Enzo, Cody and Boomy in loving memory of Little Lucy.

I want a forever homeThe Blackwood Siblings
The Blackwood Siblings are sleek, black, young and a bit timid. They have never lived in a house, they haven’t had much to do with cuddles but they were fed by a kind gentleman who found them under his house so have had human contact. The boy likes his pats, the little girl will tolerate them. They will come around to be very worthy members of society, only a little bit of patience and they will become lap cats. There is nothing more rewarding than to win over a feline’s trust. M/C 956000004051503, 956000004076574.

The Blackwood Siblings are proudly sponsored by Heather, cat Sammie, in memory of Annie.

I want a forever homeDan
Dan, my long legged boy. He was not happy coming to a shelter but has settled beautifully. He would be best as someone’s only cat, one can always add a kitten later but then again not everyone wants ten cats or more. Dan is fine with dogs. M/C 956000004118485.


Dan is proudly sponsored by Johannes, Fabian, cats Anna and Havenite Leo/Garnet.

I want a forever homeTyson
Tyson, middle aged, in all black. He loves his cuddles and although I do recommend that cats be safe inside this cat needs some outside time, maybe with an enclosure. Tyson prefers to be an only cat. M&C 956000000455950.


Tyson is proudly sponsored by Carolyn, Fiona, Tara, Mikayla and the cats

I want a forever homeJohannes
Johannes, brother to Johanna, is a handsome young boy, he is a tad timid but never says no to a pat. He is fine with the other cats and with dogs. It would of course be lovely if the two could go together but is not a must. M/C 956000004307112


Johannes is proudly sponsored by Suzanne and furbabies Pippi Longstocking, Monkey Magic, Henry, Winter and FIV Positive Casper in memory of Cheeky, Weedlebee and Felix.

I want a forever homeJohanna
Johanna is a young girl in multi colour. She arrived with brother Johannes but the two are not that close and can be separated. Johanna is a very sweet little thing and gets along fine with other cats and with dogs. M/C 956000004113259.


Johanna is proudly sponsored by Mary for her sister Carol's birthday

I want a forever homeAndrew
Andrew travelled a long way to find sanctuary at the Haven. I am so happy he got the chance to live and to find a home one day as he is adorable. Andrew had an injury on his neck upon arrival and has been nursed back to health and he is now more than ready to go to his new family. Friendly to all. M/C 956000000407606.

Andrew is proudly sponsored by Lou and ex havenites Rose and Dudley in memory of Dougal.

I want a forever homeLorrie
Lorrie was surrendered to the pound by her owner to face death by strangers. It is a very cowardly way of getting rid of one’s pet, a pet that has given nothing but unconditional love, a pet whose life is totally at the mercy of its owner. Why do humans believe they are so superior, why are humans’ interest so much more important? When you adopt an animal it is to be for life, whichever way you do this, from a shelter, free to a home, a stray you take in, you take this animal in as a family member and you don’t get rid of a family member, do you? M/C 956000002098872.

Lorrie is proudly sponsored by Sally, Laurie, former Havenite Broadie and her feline friends.

I want a forever homeMarco
Marco a big strong gentle cat. He was abandoned by his owner, given food and shelter by a kind lady but she couldn’t keep him as her cat so did the second best thing, took him to the Haven and here he will stay till someone falls heads over heals for this handsome chap. M/C 956000003434253.

Marco is proudly sponsored by Karen, cats Dusty and Sophie and the two tabby brothers; and also by Aimme and cats Tasha and Mitsy.

I want a forever homeJason
Jason was wandering the streets for some time till finally picked up and brought to safety. It is a harsh world out there. He could so easily have been set upon by dogs, foxes, cars, humans with evil intent or FIV positive cats. Now he luckily escaped all this and is available for adoption. Jason is fine with dogs. M/C 956000003435630.

Jason is proudly sponsored by Jamie and cat Elmo

I want a forever homeSingoalla
Singoalla. That same old story, a kitten was adopted because her owners really wanted a human baby and when the pregnancy finally happened guess who was thrown out of home? Millions of women have babies and keep their cats. Cats don’t kill babies but humans kill cats. I despair for all these babies being born to such parents that can treat an animal like garbage, what an example to set for the child, what hope has the child growing up with such parents?
Singoalla was probably lucky to get out of that home but it doesn’t justify the action of her owners. She is a sweet little thing but would be best as a single cat in her new home. Black is beautiful M/C 956000008901200.

Singoalla is proudly sponsored by Gloria in QLD.

I want a forever homeJanet
Janet in all black. She is not overly fond of other cats but happily accepts humans. She is not for young kids but needs love, affection and food for the more mature owner. Janet will do anything for food, she remembers only too well what it is to starve, M/C 956000003432876.


Janet is proudly sponsored by Saskia and cat Pearl.

I want a forever homeMika
Mika a young cat in white and like most of these long haired white ladies she would prefer to be the only feline in her home to give her owner full advantage of admiring her without distaction. She love the male population of humans and can turn on the charm like few. M/C 956000003004540.


Mika is proudly sponsored by Liza, Ariene and Graham Herschell.

I want a forever homeRusella
Russella is such a sweet little cat. She was clever enough not to go into a trap when her siblings all did and was consequently destroyed. Russella instead hid and only emerged when the rangers had left and was ever since cared for by a kind man and his fellow workers. Then Russella had kittens and help was needed. Amongst pallets and rubble we picked the kittens up with mum and they were all taken to the Haven. The kittens, beautiful and affectionate as they were, were soon snapped up and Russella remains as most of the mothers do. Please, someone come and meet this cat, she will be the gem in your house. M/C 956000004084201.

Russella is proudly sponsored by Nicky, Havenites Lewis, Robbie, Babette and Spencer in memory of Harvey.

I want a forever homeWilhelm
Wilhelm, young, affectionate, so very handsome and so very abandoned. This is a cat everyone should seriously consider adopting. He needs a home so badly, he is scared being in a shelter but puts on a brave face, you can’t help but falling for him.M/C 95600000404822.


Wilhelm is proudly sponsored by Katrina and cat Maya.

I want a forever homeMojo
Mojo is a little feline in a semi longhair coat. She is very affectionate but will not tolerate children, having had some bad mishaps with them and Mojo was the one who suffered. M/C 981000300543738.



Mojo is proudly sponsored by Jo, Cats, Kids and Co

I want a forever homeRosanna
Rosanna stunning cat in tortoiseshell. I do wonder so often why certain cats, well, all of them end up in the pound and no owner are looking for them. Mind bogling to say the least. Rosanna has settled in, has no hang ups that I can detect and will be a super family cat.
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Rosanna is proudly sponsored by Claire Smith, cats Poppet, Morris, Zach & Myfanwy from WA.


I want a forever homeSnowball
Snowball, he is one lovely young man. Unfortunately he had no say in his adoption as a kitten. He was adopted because his owners really wanted a human kitten and when they fell pregnant with one, Snowball found himself homeless. This is really ridiculous, millions of people have cats and babies, it is simply sheer ignorance that a cat will kill a baby. Educate yourselves instead, people, stand up for the one that is at your total mercy and that you once gave some sort of a home to without any intention of keeping the little helpess creature., only selfishly thinking of your own wants at the moment. Snowball needs of course to be an inside cat as he is white and can easily get skin cancer. But he is not deaf. Call Snowball and this bundle of joy comes running. M/C 956000003025250.

Snowball is proudly sponsored by Karen and her cat Lucy
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I want a forever homeElliott
Elliott, this handsome boy has had some bad encounter with what we think might be a dog. One of his front legs has been badly bitten and Elliott is limping. Still he is such an affectionate cat and loves his food. I can’t of course say yet how he is with other animals as Elliott is still recovering, M/C 956000004314438.

Elliott is proudly sponsored by Julie, Kevin, cat Mollyand havenite Ninya now Bobbie.

I want a forever homeXena
Xena is a beautifully settled cat. Her first owner had to give her up due to a terminal illness, her second owner turned out to be allergic and so Xena ended up at the Haven. She is very affectionate cat, has always lived as an inside single cat so is not too fond of others of her kind. She loves cuddles and is very playful. M/C 956000001483528.

Xena is proudly sponsored by Koriana Park
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I want a forever homeNarelle
Narelle is a young cat that has recently reared kittens, done her bit to populate the world with these wonderful animals. Narelle’s duty done, she is now de-sexed and a shelter cat and she does want a home, please. The little cat is very sweet and will be suitable as a family cat, well, suitable in any situation, I would say. M/C 956000004319255.

Narelle is proudly sponsored by Meredith
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I want a forever homeMarvin
Marvin, this handsome male is very affectionate. He can play a bit rough so will not be suitable for small kids. He gets along with his fellow inmates rather well and had nothing against Tyco Dog coming in for a visit. M/C 956000004093376.


Marvin is proudly sponsored by Caryn, cats Nushka and Jaffa in memory of Chelli .

I want a forever homeRupert
Rupert is a young boy in pale ginger, a little bit timid or rather scared. He can’t understand what he did wrong to be surrendered to the pound, put in a shelter that is no ´life for a cat at all. He seeks his older ‘sister’ out for comfort as much as he can. M/C 956000004092220.


Rupert is proudly sponsored by Tania and Damo, cats Stella and Cinnamon.


I want a forever homeLorna
Lorna, poor little scared cat. She looks like she has had a very hard life. We can change her life towards something much better, Scared cats will blossom when they feel secure, loved and taken care of. I have numerous examples of this if only a good hearted human will make the effort. Sadly though most people want the outgoing purring cats and the ones that really need some TLC are over looked. M/C 956000004092124.

Lorna is proudly sponsored by Rae, cats Muscles, Dee & Coco. In memory of Buzz & Squiz.

I want a forever homeJanelle
Janelle, look at this beautiful cat. Janelle is not fond of other cats at all and she can be a bit moody. I hope this may settle once she is in a home but she is definitely not for the kids. M/C956000004290907.



Janelle is proudly sponsored by Pip, Alex, Ruby, Olivia and their furbabies Stella, Memphis, Saucey, Banjo and Chardy.

I want a forever homeShane
Shane is a young man born on a farm with his siblings to stray parents. Shane is a tad timid but his dream in life is to become a lap cat and he has got lots of potential being a tabby boy with beautiful white markings. He is very used to dogs and other cats. Maybe adopt Shane and one of his brothers. M/C 956000003158922.


Shane is proudly sponsored by Lynda and Darren, havenites Gigi and Leila in memory of Rascal.

I want a forever homeJona
Jona a little boy that travelled from far away in order to get to live. Jona was scared upon arrival, still is a bit but by golly does he wants to be a lap cat given the chance. Jona has always lived with other cats and is very used to dogs. M/C 900012001088468.


Jona is proudly sponsored Isobel is sponsored by Bernadette, Mike and former Havenite Cameron.

I want a forever homeSeamus
Seamus is a young man born on a farm with his siblings to stray parents. Seamus is a tad timid but his dream in life is to become a lap cat and he has got lots of potential being a black boy with beautiful white markings. He is very used to dogs and other cats. Maybe adopt Seamus and one of his brothers. M/C 956000002963001.

Seamus is proudly sponsored by Larissa in Sydney.

I want a forever homeMandy
Mandy, this little black bob tail cat is affectionate and a darling. Mandy is also FIV positive which really is no big deal. All cats should be kept safe inside their homes anyway maybe with an enclosure attached. FIV cats are just like any other cat but they must be confined and not be let to roam as they can then spread the virus via saliva through biting. They can happily co exist with other FIV cats or cats that are vaccinated against the virus. FIV can not spread to humans, dogs, rabbits only to other cats. Please google FIV and take the stigma out of it because as a rule they are very people oriented cats. 956000004093789.

Mandy is proudly sponsored by Robyn, ex havenites Bella and Kitty.

I want a forever homeSocrates
Socrates, he is a youngish cat and he is very nice. Socrates is used to dogs and other cats. Unfortunately he was allowed to roam and he like so many other cats contracted the aids virus through fighting. FIV cats are just like any other cat but they must be confined and not be let to roam as they can then spread the virus via saliva through biting. They can happily co exist with other FIV cats or cats that are vaccinated against the virus. FIV can not spread to humans, dogs, rabbits only to other cats. Please google FIV and take the stigma out of it because as a rule they are very people oriented cats. M/C 956000008425069.

Socrates is proudly sponsored by Heather, cat Sammie, in memory of Annie.

I want a forever homeTiger Lily
Tiger Lily is the first mum this season. She is a street cat but has got loads of potential when not cornered. My bet is that with handling Tiger Lily will become a very settled cat once her kitten rearing days are over. She may not want to be picked up and cuddled all day long but she wants to be a people cat. Tiger Lily is not yet de-sexed nor chipped as she is still rearing babies.

Tiger Lily is proudly sponsored by Ben and Felicia and cat Kira.

I want a forever homeHelen
Helen has spent a couple of years at the Haven. She is not one for selling herself and is constantly over looked. Helen goes well with other cats and is not afraid of dogs. Anyone prepared to cahnge her life? M/C 956000001450835.


Helen is proudly sponsored by Sue from the ACT.

Helen is also proudly sponsored by Lauren S.

I want a forever homeBootsie
Bootsie is a Memory Cat and wears his name to honour a much loved cat called Bootsie. My Bootsie is unfortunately rather timid but he has a lot of loving in him. Time needs to be spent on him, time needs to be given to him and he will blossom, becoming the lap cat. Bootie is very comfortable with dogs and other cats. Please, consider changing his life, don’t let him die a shelter cat, he is only very young. M/C 956000003142563.

Bootsie is proudly sponsored by Chriss, Jamie and havenite Lyra/Dorothy.

I want a forever homeHodgey
Hodgey, this cat was bought from a pet shop so of course was never de-sexed. Let to roam the streets, having fights with other cats and the outcome was given; Hodgey is positive to aids. To add to his treatment his very loving owners left him behind when they moved away though Hodgey was lucky enough to be picked up by the rangers and so ended up coming here. FIV is not a death sentence, tehse cats can live happy healthy lives, provided they are looked after properly and they must of course not be let out to roam. Vaccinations and worming must be kept up to date and high quality food. Please, google FIV in cats and take the stigma out of it, then come and adopt Hodgey, he is super nice. M/C 956000008407393.

Hodgey is proudly sponsored by Marco in memory of her mother Teresa and his brother Erik.

I want a forever homeRachel
Rachel , she is so sweet, she looks so innocent but life dealt her a hard blow or she would have been out of here by now. Rachel is unfortunately FIV positive, she doesn’t know it, she doesn’t feel any different from other cats but a lot of humans feel awkward about the aids cats. FIV is not a death sentence, the cats need to be confined or live with other aids vaccinated cats. They need regular check ups at the vet, keep vaccinations and worming up to date. High quality food, love in abundance as for any other cat and finally look up FIV on the internet and take the stigma out of it.M/C 956000003662576.

Rachel is proudly sponsored by Gabrielle, Andrew, cats Latte, Casper, Spike, Milo and havenite Mika


I want a forever homeHenke
Henke is a loving cat in shorthair, grey/white. He has obviously lived a lot outside, he can’t get enough of the warmth in his bed and the food which seems to be better than what he was used to. Henke has got no issues that I am aware of, he is OK with dogs, now all he want is a home where he can stay forever and ever. M/C 956000003670653.

Henke is proudly sponsored by Mara and Lillian's cat Tyra
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Adopt a senior catSensational Seniors
I have a number of Senior Cats, all beautiful and affectionate. I also know it takes a special kind of person to take one of these golden oldies in, "they are not value for money" as one woman coldly expressed it. But I disagree - they are more valuable and special than anyone could imagine. There is no price on the love a senior rescue cat will give you. And some people have the gift of giving, thinking of an older pet as something to treasure and only wanting to make these last years on earth happy and fulfilled for a senior that has been cruelly abandoned when they needed their owners the most and as I say over and over it is not quantity that counts but quality. These cats have so much to give, they are so grateful for a warm spot to sleep in, good food and to sit on a lap being cuddled, it will be Paradise on earth and you can be the giver.


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Griselda now lives in Essendon, Melbourne, with her mum and dad ... and her best friend, a beagle.

Ingrid's Haven, PO Box PO Box 323, Broadford 3658 Victoria.
Call 0417 360 700.
ingridarving@hotmail.com

   
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There are many more cats at Ingrid's Haven that are not listed on this site - rescued senior cats who have made the Haven their home. If you would like to help these cats, just contact Ingrid.



THANKS!
Ingrid would like to thank Alaina for her general sponsorship of the Haven seniors, as well as Cathy, Chris, cats Monty and former Havenite Phantom.

We would also like to thank Sharon and the Gang who sponsor all the Haven's orphaned kittens.

Thanks to Eileen who's sponsorship goes to the senior cats at the Haven.

GENERAL SPONSORS
A big thank you for general sponsorship to:
In Memory of Vin, a very much loved stray cat that came to stay for a short while. RIP Vin Vin.

Sussanah Evans

Ben and Heidi - all the way from Munich, Germany

Michaela Lobb

Jade and her cats Tossa andKyo

Ms Irena Sosinsk, in memory of Dizzy

Una, Martyn, Steven and Liz of Wandong and all their dogs and cats

Lisa, Sammy, Dexter and former Havenites Julian and Nellie.

Kirsten and Myfanwy, and cats Juliette and Felix, and in memory of Charlotte

Jenni of Lalor

Melanie and Dave, cats Gomez and former Havenites Soraya, Kajsa and Alfred

Jeanie and the pusscats from Upwey

Lawrence

Simone and her cat

Jane and her cat Pippin

Di Lewis and her dogs Bo, Cassie and Max, and cats
Gypsy and Mimi

Tania and cats Fleur, Casper, Mouse, Horatio, Chaotize, Rumpy, Connie, Maggie, Sophia, Abigal, Annabel. Winniefred, Albie. Steven, Stanley, Jackie and Candice
In memory of Goldie

Mavis and and
her cats

Lorraine, cat Tinka
and Collie Shone in memory of Bonnie

Anthony at the Cat Motel in Brunswick

Mavis Rogers of Frankston

Kate Clapton

Yolanda, Troy & their cats

Mel

Olivia and cat Abbi

Moira

Theresa, Ash and former Havenite Kendall Parkes of Fairfield, Vic

Lee Taylor and all her cats

Alison and former Havenites Olive, Archie amnd Barney, in memory of Buffy and Brixton

Helen, and cats Gretel and Monty - in loving memory of brother Rowlland, mother Voula and father Nicholas, and the departed cats Will, Sooty, Sugar, Tabasco, Vyvyan, Snowie-Bowie, Li'l Stranger, Mavraki, Lo-Lo, and Patch and her babies.

Ruth and former Havenite Mavis (sponsors of all the Haven's senior cats)

Anita and Ian and all their cats

Lee, dog Rosie and former Havenites Jespah, Brindy
and Tia

Gemma, Eamon and former Havenites Fru, Eric, Hahn, Turbo Diesel and Sasquatch

Shirley and former Havenite Katman

Cathy, Chris, cat Monty and former havenite Phantom

Linda, and her sons Kyle and Casey

In memory of Ging ... a champion among catsr

Erin, in memory
of Puss

Carolyn Bryars & Stephen Standley, cats Don & Dee for the AIDS cats

Anna, Emmanuel, Marihiam, cats Hansel, former havenites Basui and Andrew,
dog Alfred.
In memory of Zach, the son

Jacqui, Myia, pets Linc, Whiskers, Kimbo, Des, Magda and the Havenites Spunky and Brenda

Bradley and Jaydin, Havenites
Salt and Pepper

Jenny, Bruce, Harry the dog and cats Jack, Minty & former Havenite Ruby (Rubina).
In memory of Emmy
and White

Bradley

Susie and Terry, cats Trim and Havenite Jessica/Molly, in memory of Max.

Jeremy and his cats Knuckle, Bitty, Loreli and Lockie


Alison, and cats
Alan and Eunice and Haveite Darren

Jenny, cats Charlie, Zoe and Havenites Sophie, Sean, Toby, Boy Madonna and Audrey

Martin, Marthese, cats Qattusa, Jimi and Tina

Robyn and former Havenite Misty Blue in memory of Wussie

Simone and dog Roxy

Keri and cat Milly

Maria of Glenroy

Lorein and her cat

Sue, Ian, Alec, James and Havenites Fred and Ginger

Delwyn and cat Sabrina

Stephen and Sally Bradbury, cats Tigger, Scruffy, Tom and Missy . In memory of Lucky

Karen and Matt, havenites Oliver and Lily

Lisa and cat Mia

Carolyn & former havenite Whitmore

Jose and cat Cinder from Spain

Jess and Macca, and cats Oscar and Meathead.

Janice and cat Molly, in loving memory of Max & Ebony

Azadi, Tim and Mahshid with cats Sosol and Samira

Jo, her dogs Baxter and Marty, cats Sebastian and Lily

Jolinda, cats Della, Inca and Mouse

Anna

Jacki, cats Gunter, Izzy and Mincey

Sue and Havenite Annie

Lina, Annette, Alyssa, cats Spot, Skinny and Fluff

Tabitha in memory of RooRoo

Marge B from Boston

Dawn, cats Luna, Whispurr, Mambo and Cabbage for a very special cat

Peter and Trish in memory of our Stanley Cat

Leanne and cat Roughie

Jade and her cat

Roz and Lib in memory of Marta and Mara

Liz in memory of Precious


Marie, cats Tiger, Louie and Tabitha, in memory of Pixie

Christina, Mun-Yee & Skyler Meow

Judy and her cats Big Puss, Little Piss in Memory of Tim and cat OP


Julie, Paul and cat Erik, in memory of Roxanne and Kitty

Meah and Justin, dog Barkley and havenite Guy/Rupert

Gillian, cats aGGI and JiZe

Jeanne, Dale and Zhara McArthur in memory of our Max

Sally and Markham, beloved cat Jess

PG and Kelly and a very special
ginger cat

SENIORS' SPONSORS
Kristy and her cats Samuel and Lucy - in memory of Tabitha

Kellie, Mick, dog Foxy and cat Max

Anna and Steph

Jeanette, dog Mindy and cat Sylvie

Tereza, Alyssa, cats Baci and Neko

Beth, Brad and former Havenite Batman

Rosemary and tabby cat Pajamas

Jenny, and cats Bailey andHester


Katie, Kitty, cats Arlo and Shelby, in memory of Genie

Venesa, Phil and former Havenite Sue/Meeka

Boli, cats Queenie and Dot

Christina Branidis, sponsor for Senior enclosure 2 rescue pussycats, brothers Humphrey and Houdini, in memory of Moggy

Robyn, her two cats in memory of Rahnee and Meah

Angela in memory of Zeus

PHILADELPHIA ENCLOSURE SPONSORS
Tamika, Paul, Bennett, FIV cats Belle and Sebastian