CatRescue 901 is a small team of volunteers who are dedicated to helping cats in need in pounds and the community. We do not receive any funding and are only able to continue our vital rescue work thanks to the generosity of the community. Donations over $2 are tax deductible. Thank you for your support.
It is most likely Carmen would have been put to sleep if we didn't rescue her. She was surrendered to a vet as an old and very unwell cat.
CatRescue 901 saw her and offered to take her. We found a carer for her - a young man who was so
The lovely rescue story below is about how much our love makes a difference. Much of it could have been written about our Lazarus.
Lazarus tried to hide when he first came and he bit me regularly when he still had all his teeth. So many cats get such a cruel
On 27 December 2016, the CatRescue 901 team rescued 50 kitties (48 kittens + 1 mama cat + 1 pregnant cat) from Blacktown Animal Holding Facility in Western Sydney.
All 50 kitties were then carefully and safely transported to our team of experienced Melbourne carers who will look after them with
We are thrilled to announce that we are now rehoming kittens through Oliver Barkley at Lane Cove and these PETstock stores: Artarmon, Belrose, Dural, Marsden Park. We are also back up rescue group to PETstock at Broadway and Zetland.
Two weeks ago we had cats and kittens in six pet stores which is an
This is the story of Clover, a little girl who is defying the odds.
When Clover was brought in to a vet in the western Suburbs of Sydney she was stuck fast in a rat glue trap. These horrible traps are used for pest eradication and work when an animal gets
This video shows the cats we have helped, including some of our blind fur babies.
At the beginning of May, just as the nights were starting to get chilly, this little ball of fluff was found in an empty rental property. He was around 4.5 weeks old when found and was hand fed when he first arrived, but now he is managing to eat on his
This is a lovely read.
When we asked adopter Michael to write a story about blind Amelia for our website, we weren't expecting to receive this. Michael's beautiful story was accompanied by one his partner wrote after Amelia's adoption. Enjoy reading about how Amelia and her forever family.
In April 2012 we got a call
They say that love is blind, but in this case it's really true!
Back in 2011, our carer Jo rescued a greyhound who had spent 6 months in the Animal Welfare League shelter waiting for the right person to adopt him. After lots of love and patience Fastfeet rewarded Jo and
UPDATE: February 2017
It is with very great sadness that we must announce that Harold went to rainbow bridge just six weeks shy of a year in care. He went very peacefully in his sleep. He had had a dental and vet check just six weeks before he left us. We are so