The Stubbington Ark (RSPCA Solent Branch) Animal Shelter
174-176 Ranvilles Lane PO14 3EZ
Fareham, Hants GB
Tel 01329 667541
Fax 01329 665262

Cats For Adoption

Cats for Adoption

There are always dozens of cats in the shelter looking for a home, so it would be impossible to show them all. Below are some of our cats. Please do come and visit the shelter to meet more. If you do not find a suitable cat straight away, do keep coming back, as there are more cats up for homing every week.

SOOTY

Shelter Ref
No. 57

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 27/01/14
Age Adult
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Owner's health problems
To go with children Experienced children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information It took Sooty a good month or so to settle into the cattery but now she has settled she is very sweet and affectionate. She will quickly make friends with you, especailly if you offer her a tasty treat and then she will enjoy you giving her a gentle fuss. Sooty is looking for a quiet, calm home where she will be given time to settle.

 

ALBERT

Shelter Ref
No. STR 150


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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 14/05/14
Age Adult
Sex Male
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children All aged children
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Albert is a confident, friendly boy who loves exploring the floor saying hello to everyone he meets! he is a very affectionate chap and loves you making a fuss of him. He does give you gentle "love bites" when he gets carried away so will need a confident new family who won't mistake this for aggression!

 

BRUNO

Shelter Ref
No. 94

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Breed British Short Hair
Date in 21/02/14
Age 9 years
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Owner ill
To go with children Children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Bruno is looking for a quiet, calm home where he will be given plenty of time to settle. He is a gentle boy who does enjoy fuss, but it takes him a while to trust you. Bruno is a big softie who loves having your warm lap to curl up on.

 

TED

Shelter Ref
No. 206

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 01/05/14
Age 3 years
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Not getting on with resident cat
To go with children Can live with children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Ted is such a sweet and affectionate cat who lacks confidence and so he hides away all day. As soon as you start to talk to him he purrs non stop and he can't get enough of your attention. He just needs a new family to help build his confidence up!

 

GRAHAM

Shelter Ref
No. STR 143


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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 09/05/14
Age Adult
Sex Male
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Children aged 6+ years who will let him do his own thing
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Graham is a confident chap who enjoys his own company. he likes time to himself to explore new places but he will come to you when he wants to be made a fuss of. Children in the home will need to let him do his own thing when he wants to be alone

 

PERKINS

Shelter Ref
No. 105

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 02/03/14
Age 6 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Unable to keep
To go with children Gentle children aged 7+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Perkins is such a lovely quiet girl, she does take her time to settle and find her feet, once she does she is so sweet and loves all the fuss and attention she can get. Perkins loves to be groomed and really enjoys her food.

 

SMOKEY

Shelter Ref
No. 165

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 06/04/14
Age 3 years
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Moving to no pet accommodation
To go with children Children aged 10+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Smokey is a playful youngster who enjoys chasing after toys. He is friendly, but currently very wary of your intentions and swipes out if he feels unsure. We are building his confidence and trust by keeping handling to a minimum; only stroking him if he initiates contact. Smokey now really enjoys gentle fuss but needs an experienced owner who will continue to use this method to build his confidence further.

 

EGBERT

Shelter Ref
No. STR 116

 

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 15/04/14
Age Adult
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Sensible children aged 6+ years who won't expect too much from him too soon
To go with other animals Only pet in a calm home
Other information Egbert is such a sweetie, he came to us as a stray and had very sore eyes, he's been on eye drops 3 times a day since he arrived, he is so gentle and tolerant, now his eyes are much better. He is beginning to trust us although he is shy and will hide away. Egbert is so lovely and enjoys a gentle fuss and loves his food. Egbert will flourish in a new home where his confidence can grow. He will make a lovely addition to a family home.

 

JASPER.

Shelter Ref
No. 70

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 11/02/14
Age 3 years
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Not good with new baby in home
To go with children Can live with children aged 10+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Jasper is looking for an experienced owner as he struggles to settle in new situations. He is a lovely boy however and really enjoys you playing with him, once he has settled and found his feet. He also likes having a fuss made of him, but he does have a strong independent side to him and he will let you know when he's had enough!

 

MISTY

Shelter Ref
No. 39

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Breed Domestic Long Hair
Date in 22/01/14
Age 5 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Child in home allergic
To go with children Experienced children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Misty hates other cats so was very unhappy when she first arrived in the cattery! Now she's been moved to a large pen, away from so many other cats, she has started to relax and is not so stressed out. Misty now loves people spending time with her and is very affectionate. She is very active and playful and cannot wait until she has a garden where she can burn off her energy.

 

OASIS

Shelter Ref
No. STR 71

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Breed Domestic Long Hair
Date in 06/03/14
Age Adult
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Can live with calm, gentle children
To go with other animals Can live with gentle dogs who are used to cats but he cannot live with other cats
Other information Oasis is a lovely, gentle boy, he will come to you when called and loves to be fussed and groomed, especially if you have a tasty treat for him. He is looking for a calm new home where he can have all the cuddles he wants but also quiet time to himself when he wants it.

 

SOCKS

Shelter Ref
No. 187

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 19/04/14
Age 6-7 years
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Couldn't afford to keep and cat stressed by children in home
To go with children Children aged 10+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Socks in an energetic, lively boy who is always on the go! He has plenty of energy to burn and so would benefit having a cat flap in his new home so he can come and go as he pleases. Socks does enjoy having a fuss made of him and will headbutt you lots to get attention, he dislikes being over handled and will let you know once he's had enough.

 

JENNY

Shelter Ref
No. 260

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 15/06/14
Age 10 1/2 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Owner in care home
To go with children Children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Jenny is an independent older girl looking for a new home where she can spend her retirement years. She is a friendly girl who enjoys gentle fuss and attention but she will let you know when she's had enough!

 

TYRION

Shelter Ref
No. STR 187

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 14/06/14
Age Young Adult
Sex Male
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Tyrion is a handsome young man who is shy and wary of your intentions initially. If you have a calm and gentle approach and give him time to trust you Tyrion loves you making a fuss of him and will even roll over for tummy tickles! Tyrion is looking for a quiet, calm home where he will be given time to settle.

 

EFFIE

Shelter Ref
No. 174

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 11/04/14
Age 3 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Living in flat
To go with children Experienced children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Poor Effie has been restricted to living in a flat for her 3 years of life and is now in desperate need to some outdoor stimulation. She is a very lively girl who loves being around people and loves to play. Because she has been under-stimulated she came into us highly strung and very re-active. However, she has calmed down dramatically and now loves affection. Effie should continue to improve in a home environment where she can have a gradual introduction to the outside world and have a 'no-pressure', for contact, experienced owner.

 

CHARLIE

Shelter Ref
No. 270

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 19/06/14
Age Adult
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Cruelty investigation
To go with children Sensible children of all ages
To go with other animals Cannot be rehomed with cats but can live with dogs that have lived with cats before
Other information Charlie is such a confident chap who is very friendly and affectionate. He will head butt you lots for attention and he tends to dribble when you make a fuss of him!

 

TRIXIE

Shelter Ref
No. 239

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 24/05/14
Age 6 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Change in circumstances
To go with children All aged children
To go with other animals Can live with other animals, but can be dominant over food.
Other information Trixie is a very affectionate girl who loves having lots of fuss made of her and your lap to sit on. If there are other animals in the home she will need to be watched at meal times!

 

SWEET

Shelter Ref
No. STR 188

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 14/06/14
Age 9 years
Sex Female
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Children aged 6+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Sweet is a lovely girl who will come to you when she wants fuss and attention. She enjoys time to herself to explore and do her own thing and after she's had a busy day she loves you company and affection!

 

MOLLY

Shelter Ref
No. 141

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 24/03/14
Age 10 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Owner unable to cope
To go with children Sensible children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Molly is such a sweet and affectionate girl who hates her life in the cattery environment. It took her months to start to relax here but now she has she cannot get enough of our company and loves all the fuss she can get! Molly is looking for a quiet, calm home with an experienced owner as she will need plenty of time and space to settle.

 

STEWIE

Shelter Ref
No. 228

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 15/05/14
Age 5 years
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Domestic Split
To go with children Children aged 7+ years
To go with other animals Can live with other animals
Other information Stewie was very nervous and unsure when he first arrived and it took him a few weeks to settle in and begin to trust us. His confidence continues to grow daily and he now loves having a fuss made of him and a lap to sit on. Stewie is very playful and enjoys chasing after toy mice! Stewie will need a calm new home whilst he settles and finds his feet.

 

DAISY

Shelter Ref
No. 294

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 28/06/14
Age 6 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Neighbour kept taking cat
To go with children All aged sensible children
To go with other animals Should be ok with calm dogs, who won't pay much attention to her and she can live with other cats
Other information Daisy is a lovely girl, she can be shy to begin with, but she is easily encouraged out of her shell. She enjoys fuss and attention and sitting on your lap. She is also quite happy in her opwn company and will walk away when she's had enough attention.

 

GANDALF & PHOENIX

Shelter Ref
No. STR 198

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 19/06/14
Age 4 years
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Strays
To go with children All aged sensible children
To go with other animals Can live with other animals
Other information Phoenix and Gandalf are a lovely pair of young boys. Both are confident, friendly and outgoing. Phoenix loves to explore and investigate new things and to sit on your lap enjoying a cuddle. Gandalf is very affectionate and head butts for attention, he is also very playful. Both boys enjoy jummy treats.

 

SANDRA

Shelter Ref
No. STR 236

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 100/7/14
Age Young Adult
Sex Female
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children All aged children
To go with other animals Is able to live with other animals
Other information Sandra is a young, inquisitive girl who is great fun to be around! She is very playful and enjoys chasing after toys. She is very affectionate and loves you making a fuss of her and she has a very loud purr to prove it!

 

SAMIYA

Shelter Ref
No. STR 158

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 20/05/14
Age Adult
Sex Female
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children All aged children
To go with animals Can live with dogs but not cats
Other information Samiya is a confident, friendly girl who loves having time out of her kennel to explore the floor and chase after toys. She is very nosey and inquisitive and will be lots of fun in her new home. Samiya is also very affectionate and loves you giving her lots of fuss and attention.

 

MO MO

Shelter Ref
No. 331

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 17/07/14
Age 1 year
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance No Pet Accommodation
To go with children Quiet children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Momo is a sweet young girl looking for an experienced owner who will help to build her trust and confidence. She really enjoys fuss and attention but is very wary of your intentions and is much happier if you let her approach you. Momo used to be very playful in her previous home and once she has settled in her new home she should start to play again.

 

BELLA & POPPY

Shelter Ref
No. 283

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 22/06/14
Age 1 year
Sex Spayed Females
Reason for admittance Domestic Violence
To go with children All aged, sensible children
To go with other animals Should be ok to live with other animals
Other information Poppy and Bella are a lovely pair. They are both very active and inquisitive and love coming out of their kennel to find tings to play with. Both love having a fuss made of them, although Bella is slightly more affectionate and will sit on your lap and "talk" to you for attention!, where as Poppy is more interested in exploring.

 

KEVIN.

Shelter Ref
No. STR 209

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 24/06/14
Age Adult
Sex Male
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Calm children aged 6+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Kevin is a beautiful boy who loves you making a fuss of him. He can be wary to begin with and will hide in his bed when he is unsure but once he trusts you he is very loving and affectionate. Once Kevin is confident and settled in his environment his is very playful and enjoys chasing after feather toys.

 

POLO

Shelter Ref
No. 313

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 08/07/14
Age 1 year
Sex Male Neutered
Reason for admittance Being terrorised by children
To go with children Calm & quiet children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Poor Polo has spent most of his life living in fear in his previous home as he was being terrorised by the children. He was very nervous when he first arrived here but after lots of TLC his confidence has really started to grow. He can still be wary of your attentions at first, especially if you are too loud or full on, but if you have a calm, gentle approach he loves you making a fuss of him.

 

MARVIN

Shelter Ref
No. STR 142

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 08/05/14
Age Adult
Sex Neutered Male
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Sensible children aged 10+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information This is Marvin, he came into us in May and he was very nervous and untrusting. It has taken him quite a while to settle and he has needed lots of encouragement and TLC for us to gain his trust. He's now coming on in leaps and bounds, he now enjoys gentle fuss and will head butt for attention. He is looking for an experienced new owner who will continue to build his confidence. It will take time for him to settle in a calm environment.

 

BERT

Shelter Ref
No. STR 257

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 27/07/14
Age Adult
Sex Male
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children Can live with children aged 8+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Bert is an independent chap who loves to go off exploring, doing his own thing. He is desperate for a new home because of he hates other cats, so being surrounded by them all day is making him very stressed and frustrated. Bert is a friendly boy who will come to you when he wants lots of fuss and attention.

 

MEL

Shelter Ref
No. 301

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Breed Domestic Short Hair
Date in 02/07/14
Age 8 years
Sex Female Spayed
Reason for admittance Owner moving into B & B
To go with children Gentle children aged 7+ years
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Mel is a sweet girl, she is a quiet, calm cat who can be shy to begin with, but with a little encouragement she is very friendly and will come to you for gentle fuss, she even likes to sit on your lap. She will need to be given time to settle.

 

SUE

Shelter Ref
No. STR 227

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Date in 03/07/14
Breed Domestic Short Hair
Age Young Adult
Sex Female
Reason for admittance Stray
To go with children All aged children
To go with other animals Only pet
Other information Sue is full of character and charm! She is very affectionate and loves having a lap to sit on. If she thinks you are not paying her enough attention she will climb onto your shoulders looking for a really big cuddle. Sue is very chatty so you'll never feel lonely with her around!