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New Arrival: Chester 16th Sep, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - New Arrival: Chester Another new arrival at BCWR. This is little Chester.CHESTER is around 6 weeks old and came to us as an emergency admission last night.Chester was involved in a freak accident.Whilst playing in his home unbeknownst to his owner he snuck under a reclining chair and became trapped…
Wash, Wear, Wait (Safety, It’s in Your Hands) 13th Sep, 2020 Posted in: News - Wash, Wear, Wait (Safety, It's in Your Hands) Here at BCWR we are following the Government’s requirements both as individuals and as an organisation. We are acutely aware that this deadly virus is here to stay for the foreseeable future. We have suffered immeasurably both financially and in volunteer capacity…
New Arrival: Blaze 2nd Sep, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Blaze https://youtu.be/CyzPp5M5TJE New arrival @BCWROn this day in 1666 The Great Fire of London began in a baker's shop in Pudding Lane, and rapidly spread throughout the city, destroying most of London's buildings and houses.And in memory of this historic event we have called this little lady "Blaze".Young…
Dougal Update 2nd Sep, 2020 Posted in: News - Dougal Update So Dougal is now back from the vets do following his delicate procedure today.His Nasal Gastric Tube has now been placed and we can now safely provide the specialist nutrition that he desperately needs.Dougal is 4 to 5month old weighing 900g, the average weight of a 9 to…
The Positives in Challenging Times 2nd Sep, 2020 Posted in: News - The Positives in Challenging Times We have spent the last 24 weeks living in a completely different "world" to anything we have ever known.Whilst there is no end for us in sight, we need to pull out the positives.During this period of somewhat isolation and distance from many of our…
STOPtacular – Dougal 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - Dougal https://youtu.be/cEWyfpgbKlc This is 4 to 5 month old Dougal. Dougal is our latest " complex " kitten.Weighing less than 1kg, Dougal is lacking much nutrition. He is around the size of a 9 week old kitten. In addition to him being under weight he has a long…
STOPtacular – Facebook Live Video 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising - STOPtacular - Facebook Live Video https://youtu.be/ro_CXPqdS2g
New Arrival: Brownie 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Brownie New arrival @ BCWR, this is Brownie. Brownie is around 13 weeks old and is absolutely traumatized by the experiences she has faced in her short little life. We believe that she had been treated not very nicely by children in her previous home which has left…
New Arrival: Max 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Max This is 15 year old Max. Max is now safely with us following his after taking him to the vets on Friday to be Put To Sleep. Max's owner died around 2 months ago and a family member took him in. It wasn't long before his carer…
STOPtacular – Macbeth 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - Macbeth So we are still celebrating out Summer STOPtacular here @ BCWR. Macbeth and I have both got compromised immunity and we are both under going medical interventions this week. We are trying really hard to keep ourselves safe in this difficult time.Macbeth is going for further assessments…
STOPtacular – Bean-tastic 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - Bean-tastic Welcome to our Summer STOPtacular 2020. Here are 2 of our little cats with big personalities. Donate On the right is Jelly Bean and on the left is Baked Bean, aka Jelly Bean Junior. They both are in constant competition with their torti-tude cheeky behaviour… But are…
STOPtacular – The Pawspital 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - The Pawspital https://youtu.be/oNlzcLEgvK8 It's our Summer STOPtacular this weekend @ BCWR and we have just opened our doors to the Pawspital. Here we are nursing 12 kittens with Varying needs.Puzzle and Dougal have severe neurological issues and require around the clock care.Neither of them can eat unaided, and…
Summer STOPtacular 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - Summer STOPtacular ☀️🏖️☀️THIS WEEKEND @ BCWR…☀️🏖️☀️This weekend we would usually be hosting our 3 day Bank Holiday Summer Garden Party and Fundraiser… our biggest annual event. This year and for the foreseeable future we simply cannot host any "Open Events" what so ever. Obviously the Coronavirus has really taken its…
Soya Bean Update 16th Aug, 2020 Posted in: News - Soya Bean Update Since arriving yesterday, Soya Bean has settled into one of our rooms and has found comfort with Eeyore. Due to the condition she arrived in, she is still a long way from even being considered for adoption. Volunteers at BCWR are often asked of ways to donate…
New Arrival: Soya Bean 15th Aug, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Soya Bean New arrival today @ BCWR, this is 12week old Soya Bean SB was found in a wooded area in Burnsall North Yorkshire by a family walking their dog.She is very malnourished, dehydrated and in overall dreadful condition.Coupled with her poor condition Soya also has neurological issues…
Arthur-versary 14th Aug, 2020 Posted in: News - Arthur-versary Congratulations to Arthur!Arthur arrived under our Palliative Paws Partnership exactly 1 year ago today.He was taken to a Vets 4 Pets in Idle and left as a stray. Poor Arthur hds been living on the streets with 3 legs and also has advanced squamous cell carcinoma.He is loved and…
Coronavirus Update 31st Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Coronavirus Update In light of the new restrictions in relation to minimising the spread of cononavirus I have taken some guidance for clarification from the government. I have just received an email from DEFRA regarding rehoming, visitors and volunteers."The rehoming of rescue animals is not affected by the local restrictions…
Celebrating 12 Months of CC @ BCWR 30th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Celebrating 12 Months of CC @ BCWR https://youtu.be/TKq5GSH0rs0 Today we are celebrating 12 months of CC @ BCWR.CC has endured so much in the last 12 months she has been with us. She arrived last year at 5 weeks old weighing less than 200g.. against the odds she has bravely…
Anna Update 17th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Anna remains bright comfortable and alert and is still receiving intravenous fluids, pain relief and lifelong medication.We do now believe there is more than just hypothyroidism and transient kidney issues.We have detected lesions in her mouth that would be consistent with a possible oral cancer too. Anna is is still…
Hawkins Update 17th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Hawkins Update When Hawkins arrived with us he was very much a different cat to who you see here now.He was very much misunderstood, mid interpreted and we were misinformed of his true clinical presentation.Hawkins is now looking for his forever family.He is around 5years old and would suit a…
Vera Lynn Update 16th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Vera Lynn Update (Now Adopted)Who remembers Vera Lynn…. she has been with us just over 4 weeks and is such a sweet Silver Whiskered Girl.. and as you can see her condition has greatly improved. Vera is around 12 years and is now looking for her retirement home. We appreciate…
Anna Update (Tues 14th July) 14th Jul, 2020 Posted in: Pawspital - Anna Update (Tues 14th July) https://youtu.be/X8Ff2f6lAIg So its 48 hours since little Anna arrived with us, collapsed, dehydrated and barely alive... just look at her now!!!Often people can be concerned about our palliative cats' quality of life. Palliative care is not always about facing end of life. It is about…
Esso Update – Reunited! 13th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Esso Update - Reunited! We are delighted this evening to reunite Esso, who is actually called Bella with her owner. We are also delighted that her owner consented to us Microchipping her prior to her leaving our care. Bella is the second cat in the last 24hours that we have…
Anna Update: Sponsor Appeal 13th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Anna Update: Sponsor Appeal What a difference a day makes.. (24 long hard hours) So Anna is now back at BCWR and we are now hopefully beginning a road to a restored life.Anna continues to have intravenous fluid therapy and also a new drug regime. Whilst Anna has been diagnosed…
Anna Update 13th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Anna Update Anna has had reasonable night having fluid therapy. We are currently awaiting results so that we can draw up a plan of care.Surprisingly, it has been ascertained that Anna is a cat previously (only for 4 days) in the care of another rescue. Sadly when Anna was signed…
New Arrival: Noir 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Noir (Now Adopted)Ooops!!! In the busyness of cruelty and neglect I forgot about our first admission of the day.This is Sweet and Gorgeous Noir. Noir was an unwanted pet who is only around 14 to 16 week old.It is our guess that Noir is simply a victim of…
New Arrival: Esso 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Esso Another new arrival this yesterday evening @ BCWR.This is little Esso.Poor Esso was found earlier this evening in BD13 area covered in what may be petrol or some other toxic substance. Little old Esso is very matted and not in great shape. We have taken veterinary advice…
Emergency Arrival: Anna 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - Emergency Arrival: Anna New emergency arrival @ BCWR, this is Anna. Anna is an elderly cat found in a garden in Bradford. Anna arrived with us very weak, skinny and malnourished. She is severely dehydrated, and is carrying a very heavy flea burden. Anna is currently receiving emergency care including…
New Arrival: Poppy 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Poppy (Now Adopted) New arrival @ BCWR. This is Pretty Poppy.Poppy is almost 8 years old and sadly an unwanted pet due to her wanting to be an indoor cat however her owner refused to accommodate for this. She is such a sweet girl and would suit a…
New Arrival: Greta 11th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Greta New arrival @ BCWR, this is Gorgeous Greta. Greta has been found stray, starving, covered in fleas, extremely malnourished, thin and in less-than-poor condition. On top of all this poor Greta is also pregnant. We estimate Greta to be around 4 years old... and we feel more…
New Arrival: Orchid 11th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: (Now Adopted) New arrival at BCWR today. This is Elegant Orchid. Orchid is around 18 month old and we believe that she was an unwanted pet. Looking at her body condition Orchid looks like she has recently been feeding kittens. Orchid will need neutering and her health checks…
Volvo Update 10th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Volvo Update 5 week old Volvo has been with us just 24 hours after been found in a car engine following a journey of several miles. His first night was certainly a very unsettled one however he tucked into a bowl of food (Royal canin babycat mousse) inbetween crying very…
Calendar Update! 10th Jul, 2020 Posted in: Appeals, News - Our 1st batch of calendars have just been posted. Many of you have expressed an interest in purchasing our 2021 CALENDAR once we could offer a postal option.We are now delighted to inform you that we have a postal option available.Each calendar day is A4, spiral bound, full colour printed…
Drop By & Donate 10th Jul, 2020 Posted in: Appeals, News - Drop By & Donate 🧡IMPORTANT NEWS🧡DROP BY AND DONATE CALENDAR SALESFOOD APPEAL Hi everyone We hope you are all keeping safe and well.As many lockdown measures throughout England are being relaxed, we are certainly not relaxing any of our safely measures. We, as a rescue have found our new normal…
New Arrival: Volvo 9th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Volvo New arrival @ BCWR tonight, this is 5 (ish)week old Volvo.Volvo has been found in a car engine and has possibly been trapped there for quite some time.Volvo is very dehydrated and also has sustained a tail injury, likely to have been trapped or crushed.Volvo has had…
New Arrival: Panther 9th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Panther (Now Adopted) New arrival @ BCWR tonight, this is 4 year old Panther.Panther is 4 years old and such a softy.Panther is a very much loved owned pet however his owner is now facing the devastation of a terminal illness and the difficult and heart-breaking decisions that…
Thumper Update 9th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Thumper Update So little Thumper has been with us exactly 7 weeks today and in those 49 days she has made great progress. She has had TENS THERAPY 3x a day at the rescue every day since she arrived.Thumper is now fully mobile, can walk, run, climb and jump!Thumper is…
Hawkins Update 26th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Hawkins Update https://youtu.be/TbQAJrNXTgE This big little boy has been through so much. When he came to us his "carer" believed he was paralysed in his hind limbs. Due to our successes with other cats such as Thumper his Carer felt at the time we, as a rescue, would be best…
“BCWR’S Feline Fit… Step into Summer” 26th Jun, 2020 Posted in: Events, Fundraising, News - "BCWR'S Feline Fit... Step into Summer" BCWR is launching a new event that you are all invited to. Starting on the 1st of July for 3 full months can you walk a MILLION STEPS to help raise funds for the cats and kittens at Bradford Cat Watch Rescue during this very…
Drop and Donate Afternoon 28th June 2020 (2-4pm) 26th Jun, 2020 Posted in: Appeals, Events, Fundraising, News - Drop and Donate Afternoon 28th June 2020 (2-4pm) 🧡IMPORTANT NEWS🧡Hi everyone! We hope you are all keeping safe and well. As many lockdown measures throughout England are being relaxed, we are certainly not relaxing any of our safely measures. We, as a rescue, have found our new normal and we…
SENSE Garden Kitties enjoying the sunshine 25th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News, SENSE - SENSE Garden Kitties enjoying the sunshine It's a beautiful day today here @ BCWR... here are some of the kitties in the SENSE garden enjoying the sunshine whilst staying home and staying safe.
New Arrival: Vera-Lynn 21st Jun, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals, News - New Arrival: Vera-Lynn (Now Adopted) New arrival this afternoon. is Vera-Lynn. Vera has been living in BD2/BD3 area for a considerable amount of time and only now has someone managed to bring her to the safety of the rescue.Vera is not microchipped, is suffering with flea allergy and has many sore…
Boudicca’s Anniversary 20th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Boudicca's Anniversary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xjae6HBYtLk One year ago on Saturday our Warrior Princess BOUDICCA arrived with us. Boudiccas story broke so many hearts… including ours. It is believed she spent over 2 months in a flat with her owner, whilst he laid deceased… the police made sure she was brought to us…
Weekend Physio, look at Thumper! 14th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Weekend Physio, look at Thumper! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGNMCB6JHTk Here at BCWR it is hard to believe how much we can squeeze into one weekend. Over the last 2 days we have rehomed 9 cats and kittens using our new COVID-19 safety plan, designed to keep volunteers and visitors safe and also squeezed…
New Arrivals: Porkie and Scratchie 14th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - https://youtu.be/332TzpwClp4 (Now Adopted) New Emergency Arrivals here at BCWR today, this is Porkie and Scratchie. This pair are just 12 weeks old and have been abandoned in a property for 8 days with little access to food and water. Over the last 24 hours we have been liaising with both…
Now Accepting Contactless and Chip & PIN 14th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Now Accepting Contactless and Chip & PIN We're now pleased to be able to accept Contactless and Chip & PIN for adoption adoptions (and other in-person donations)! This lets us and you stay safe by handling less cash and keeping the any payments as hands-free as possible.
BCWR is ready for the future, whatever it may bring. 11th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - BCWR is ready for the future, whatever it may bring. Coronavirus has brought change and challenge on an unprecedented scale to the world of Animal Rescue over the past three months. Lockdown, social distancing and emergency-only care are just some of the factors that have radically transformed our rescue in…
Woody Update 9th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Woody Update (archived)24 hours ago little Woody was brought to the rescue following being found barely alive in a field: 🧡HYPOTHERMIC (Temp 35.4) 🧡HYPOGLYCAEMIC 🧡SEVERELY DEHYDRATED 🧡MALNOURISHED AND GROSSLY UNDERWEICHT 🧡ANAEMIC 🧡RIDDLED WITH FLEAS Well against the odds he survived his 1st night. He was nursed intensively all night with…
New Arrival: Woody 9th Jun, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Woody New arrival last night @ BCWR, this is little Woody. We estimate Woody to be around 10 month old.He was brought to us after being found in a field in Bradford. Woody is extremely hypothermic, hypoglycaemic, dreadfully malnourished, riddled with fleas and severely dehydrated. Woody has had…
Thumper Update 3rd Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Thumper Update https://youtu.be/3NVF-FCCgm4 "Thumper by name… Thumper by nature" This is little Thumper who has been with us less than 2 weeks. Thumper is around 4 to 6 years old and has certainly got determination and zest for life. 2 weeks ago we received her referral from a vets in…
New Arrival: Chester 16th Sep, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - New Arrival: Chester Another new arrival at BCWR. This is little Chester.CHESTER is around 6 weeks old and came to us as an emergency admission last night.Chester was involved in a freak accident.Whilst playing in his home unbeknownst to his owner he snuck under a reclining chair and became trapped…
Wash, Wear, Wait (Safety, It’s in Your Hands) 13th Sep, 2020 Posted in: News - Wash, Wear, Wait (Safety, It's in Your Hands) Here at BCWR we are following the Government’s requirements both as individuals and as an organisation. We are acutely aware that this deadly virus is here to stay for the foreseeable future. We have suffered immeasurably both financially and in volunteer capacity…
New Arrival: Blaze 2nd Sep, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Blaze https://youtu.be/CyzPp5M5TJE New arrival @BCWROn this day in 1666 The Great Fire of London began in a baker's shop in Pudding Lane, and rapidly spread throughout the city, destroying most of London's buildings and houses.And in memory of this historic event we have called this little lady "Blaze".Young…
Dougal Update 2nd Sep, 2020 Posted in: News - Dougal Update So Dougal is now back from the vets do following his delicate procedure today.His Nasal Gastric Tube has now been placed and we can now safely provide the specialist nutrition that he desperately needs.Dougal is 4 to 5month old weighing 900g, the average weight of a 9 to…
The Positives in Challenging Times 2nd Sep, 2020 Posted in: News - The Positives in Challenging Times We have spent the last 24 weeks living in a completely different "world" to anything we have ever known.Whilst there is no end for us in sight, we need to pull out the positives.During this period of somewhat isolation and distance from many of our…
STOPtacular – Dougal 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - Dougal https://youtu.be/cEWyfpgbKlc This is 4 to 5 month old Dougal. Dougal is our latest " complex " kitten.Weighing less than 1kg, Dougal is lacking much nutrition. He is around the size of a 9 week old kitten. In addition to him being under weight he has a long…
STOPtacular – Facebook Live Video 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising - STOPtacular - Facebook Live Video https://youtu.be/ro_CXPqdS2g
New Arrival: Brownie 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Brownie New arrival @ BCWR, this is Brownie. Brownie is around 13 weeks old and is absolutely traumatized by the experiences she has faced in her short little life. We believe that she had been treated not very nicely by children in her previous home which has left…
New Arrival: Max 30th Aug, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Max This is 15 year old Max. Max is now safely with us following his after taking him to the vets on Friday to be Put To Sleep. Max's owner died around 2 months ago and a family member took him in. It wasn't long before his carer…
STOPtacular – Macbeth 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - Macbeth So we are still celebrating out Summer STOPtacular here @ BCWR. Macbeth and I have both got compromised immunity and we are both under going medical interventions this week. We are trying really hard to keep ourselves safe in this difficult time.Macbeth is going for further assessments…
STOPtacular – Bean-tastic 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - Bean-tastic Welcome to our Summer STOPtacular 2020. Here are 2 of our little cats with big personalities. Donate On the right is Jelly Bean and on the left is Baked Bean, aka Jelly Bean Junior. They both are in constant competition with their torti-tude cheeky behaviour… But are…
STOPtacular – The Pawspital 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - STOPtacular - The Pawspital https://youtu.be/oNlzcLEgvK8 It's our Summer STOPtacular this weekend @ BCWR and we have just opened our doors to the Pawspital. Here we are nursing 12 kittens with Varying needs.Puzzle and Dougal have severe neurological issues and require around the clock care.Neither of them can eat unaided, and…
Summer STOPtacular 29th Aug, 2020 Posted in: Fundraising, News - Summer STOPtacular ☀️🏖️☀️THIS WEEKEND @ BCWR…☀️🏖️☀️This weekend we would usually be hosting our 3 day Bank Holiday Summer Garden Party and Fundraiser… our biggest annual event. This year and for the foreseeable future we simply cannot host any "Open Events" what so ever. Obviously the Coronavirus has really taken its…
Soya Bean Update 16th Aug, 2020 Posted in: News - Soya Bean Update Since arriving yesterday, Soya Bean has settled into one of our rooms and has found comfort with Eeyore. Due to the condition she arrived in, she is still a long way from even being considered for adoption. Volunteers at BCWR are often asked of ways to donate…
New Arrival: Soya Bean 15th Aug, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Soya Bean New arrival today @ BCWR, this is 12week old Soya Bean SB was found in a wooded area in Burnsall North Yorkshire by a family walking their dog.She is very malnourished, dehydrated and in overall dreadful condition.Coupled with her poor condition Soya also has neurological issues…
Arthur-versary 14th Aug, 2020 Posted in: News - Arthur-versary Congratulations to Arthur!Arthur arrived under our Palliative Paws Partnership exactly 1 year ago today.He was taken to a Vets 4 Pets in Idle and left as a stray. Poor Arthur hds been living on the streets with 3 legs and also has advanced squamous cell carcinoma.He is loved and…
Coronavirus Update 31st Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Coronavirus Update In light of the new restrictions in relation to minimising the spread of cononavirus I have taken some guidance for clarification from the government. I have just received an email from DEFRA regarding rehoming, visitors and volunteers."The rehoming of rescue animals is not affected by the local restrictions…
Celebrating 12 Months of CC @ BCWR 30th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Celebrating 12 Months of CC @ BCWR https://youtu.be/TKq5GSH0rs0 Today we are celebrating 12 months of CC @ BCWR.CC has endured so much in the last 12 months she has been with us. She arrived last year at 5 weeks old weighing less than 200g.. against the odds she has bravely…
Anna Update 17th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Anna remains bright comfortable and alert and is still receiving intravenous fluids, pain relief and lifelong medication.We do now believe there is more than just hypothyroidism and transient kidney issues.We have detected lesions in her mouth that would be consistent with a possible oral cancer too. Anna is is still…
Hawkins Update 17th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Hawkins Update When Hawkins arrived with us he was very much a different cat to who you see here now.He was very much misunderstood, mid interpreted and we were misinformed of his true clinical presentation.Hawkins is now looking for his forever family.He is around 5years old and would suit a…
Vera Lynn Update 16th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Vera Lynn Update (Now Adopted)Who remembers Vera Lynn…. she has been with us just over 4 weeks and is such a sweet Silver Whiskered Girl.. and as you can see her condition has greatly improved. Vera is around 12 years and is now looking for her retirement home. We appreciate…
Anna Update (Tues 14th July) 14th Jul, 2020 Posted in: Pawspital - Anna Update (Tues 14th July) https://youtu.be/X8Ff2f6lAIg So its 48 hours since little Anna arrived with us, collapsed, dehydrated and barely alive... just look at her now!!!Often people can be concerned about our palliative cats' quality of life. Palliative care is not always about facing end of life. It is about…
Esso Update – Reunited! 13th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Esso Update - Reunited! We are delighted this evening to reunite Esso, who is actually called Bella with her owner. We are also delighted that her owner consented to us Microchipping her prior to her leaving our care. Bella is the second cat in the last 24hours that we have…
Anna Update: Sponsor Appeal 13th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Anna Update: Sponsor Appeal What a difference a day makes.. (24 long hard hours) So Anna is now back at BCWR and we are now hopefully beginning a road to a restored life.Anna continues to have intravenous fluid therapy and also a new drug regime. Whilst Anna has been diagnosed…
Anna Update 13th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Anna Update Anna has had reasonable night having fluid therapy. We are currently awaiting results so that we can draw up a plan of care.Surprisingly, it has been ascertained that Anna is a cat previously (only for 4 days) in the care of another rescue. Sadly when Anna was signed…
New Arrival: Noir 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Noir (Now Adopted)Ooops!!! In the busyness of cruelty and neglect I forgot about our first admission of the day.This is Sweet and Gorgeous Noir. Noir was an unwanted pet who is only around 14 to 16 week old.It is our guess that Noir is simply a victim of…
New Arrival: Esso 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Esso Another new arrival this yesterday evening @ BCWR.This is little Esso.Poor Esso was found earlier this evening in BD13 area covered in what may be petrol or some other toxic substance. Little old Esso is very matted and not in great shape. We have taken veterinary advice…
Emergency Arrival: Anna 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - Emergency Arrival: Anna New emergency arrival @ BCWR, this is Anna. Anna is an elderly cat found in a garden in Bradford. Anna arrived with us very weak, skinny and malnourished. She is severely dehydrated, and is carrying a very heavy flea burden. Anna is currently receiving emergency care including…
New Arrival: Poppy 12th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Poppy (Now Adopted) New arrival @ BCWR. This is Pretty Poppy.Poppy is almost 8 years old and sadly an unwanted pet due to her wanting to be an indoor cat however her owner refused to accommodate for this. She is such a sweet girl and would suit a…
New Arrival: Greta 11th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Greta New arrival @ BCWR, this is Gorgeous Greta. Greta has been found stray, starving, covered in fleas, extremely malnourished, thin and in less-than-poor condition. On top of all this poor Greta is also pregnant. We estimate Greta to be around 4 years old... and we feel more…
New Arrival: Orchid 11th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: (Now Adopted) New arrival at BCWR today. This is Elegant Orchid. Orchid is around 18 month old and we believe that she was an unwanted pet. Looking at her body condition Orchid looks like she has recently been feeding kittens. Orchid will need neutering and her health checks…
Volvo Update 10th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Volvo Update 5 week old Volvo has been with us just 24 hours after been found in a car engine following a journey of several miles. His first night was certainly a very unsettled one however he tucked into a bowl of food (Royal canin babycat mousse) inbetween crying very…
Calendar Update! 10th Jul, 2020 Posted in: Appeals, News - Our 1st batch of calendars have just been posted. Many of you have expressed an interest in purchasing our 2021 CALENDAR once we could offer a postal option.We are now delighted to inform you that we have a postal option available.Each calendar day is A4, spiral bound, full colour printed…
Drop By & Donate 10th Jul, 2020 Posted in: Appeals, News - Drop By & Donate 🧡IMPORTANT NEWS🧡DROP BY AND DONATE CALENDAR SALESFOOD APPEAL Hi everyone We hope you are all keeping safe and well.As many lockdown measures throughout England are being relaxed, we are certainly not relaxing any of our safely measures. We, as a rescue have found our new normal…
New Arrival: Volvo 9th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Volvo New arrival @ BCWR tonight, this is 5 (ish)week old Volvo.Volvo has been found in a car engine and has possibly been trapped there for quite some time.Volvo is very dehydrated and also has sustained a tail injury, likely to have been trapped or crushed.Volvo has had…
New Arrival: Panther 9th Jul, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Panther (Now Adopted) New arrival @ BCWR tonight, this is 4 year old Panther.Panther is 4 years old and such a softy.Panther is a very much loved owned pet however his owner is now facing the devastation of a terminal illness and the difficult and heart-breaking decisions that…
Thumper Update 9th Jul, 2020 Posted in: News - Thumper Update So little Thumper has been with us exactly 7 weeks today and in those 49 days she has made great progress. She has had TENS THERAPY 3x a day at the rescue every day since she arrived.Thumper is now fully mobile, can walk, run, climb and jump!Thumper is…
Hawkins Update 26th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Hawkins Update https://youtu.be/TbQAJrNXTgE This big little boy has been through so much. When he came to us his "carer" believed he was paralysed in his hind limbs. Due to our successes with other cats such as Thumper his Carer felt at the time we, as a rescue, would be best…
“BCWR’S Feline Fit… Step into Summer” 26th Jun, 2020 Posted in: Events, Fundraising, News - "BCWR'S Feline Fit... Step into Summer" BCWR is launching a new event that you are all invited to. Starting on the 1st of July for 3 full months can you walk a MILLION STEPS to help raise funds for the cats and kittens at Bradford Cat Watch Rescue during this very…
Drop and Donate Afternoon 28th June 2020 (2-4pm) 26th Jun, 2020 Posted in: Appeals, Events, Fundraising, News - Drop and Donate Afternoon 28th June 2020 (2-4pm) 🧡IMPORTANT NEWS🧡Hi everyone! We hope you are all keeping safe and well. As many lockdown measures throughout England are being relaxed, we are certainly not relaxing any of our safely measures. We, as a rescue, have found our new normal and we…
SENSE Garden Kitties enjoying the sunshine 25th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News, SENSE - SENSE Garden Kitties enjoying the sunshine It's a beautiful day today here @ BCWR... here are some of the kitties in the SENSE garden enjoying the sunshine whilst staying home and staying safe.
New Arrival: Vera-Lynn 21st Jun, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals, News - New Arrival: Vera-Lynn (Now Adopted) New arrival this afternoon. is Vera-Lynn. Vera has been living in BD2/BD3 area for a considerable amount of time and only now has someone managed to bring her to the safety of the rescue.Vera is not microchipped, is suffering with flea allergy and has many sore…
Boudicca’s Anniversary 20th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Boudicca's Anniversary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xjae6HBYtLk One year ago on Saturday our Warrior Princess BOUDICCA arrived with us. Boudiccas story broke so many hearts… including ours. It is believed she spent over 2 months in a flat with her owner, whilst he laid deceased… the police made sure she was brought to us…
Weekend Physio, look at Thumper! 14th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Weekend Physio, look at Thumper! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGNMCB6JHTk Here at BCWR it is hard to believe how much we can squeeze into one weekend. Over the last 2 days we have rehomed 9 cats and kittens using our new COVID-19 safety plan, designed to keep volunteers and visitors safe and also squeezed…
New Arrivals: Porkie and Scratchie 14th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - https://youtu.be/332TzpwClp4 (Now Adopted) New Emergency Arrivals here at BCWR today, this is Porkie and Scratchie. This pair are just 12 weeks old and have been abandoned in a property for 8 days with little access to food and water. Over the last 24 hours we have been liaising with both…
Now Accepting Contactless and Chip & PIN 14th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Now Accepting Contactless and Chip & PIN We're now pleased to be able to accept Contactless and Chip & PIN for adoption adoptions (and other in-person donations)! This lets us and you stay safe by handling less cash and keeping the any payments as hands-free as possible.
BCWR is ready for the future, whatever it may bring. 11th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - BCWR is ready for the future, whatever it may bring. Coronavirus has brought change and challenge on an unprecedented scale to the world of Animal Rescue over the past three months. Lockdown, social distancing and emergency-only care are just some of the factors that have radically transformed our rescue in…
Woody Update 9th Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Woody Update (archived)24 hours ago little Woody was brought to the rescue following being found barely alive in a field: 🧡HYPOTHERMIC (Temp 35.4) 🧡HYPOGLYCAEMIC 🧡SEVERELY DEHYDRATED 🧡MALNOURISHED AND GROSSLY UNDERWEICHT 🧡ANAEMIC 🧡RIDDLED WITH FLEAS Well against the odds he survived his 1st night. He was nursed intensively all night with…
New Arrival: Woody 9th Jun, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Woody New arrival last night @ BCWR, this is little Woody. We estimate Woody to be around 10 month old.He was brought to us after being found in a field in Bradford. Woody is extremely hypothermic, hypoglycaemic, dreadfully malnourished, riddled with fleas and severely dehydrated. Woody has had…
Thumper Update 3rd Jun, 2020 Posted in: News - Thumper Update https://youtu.be/3NVF-FCCgm4 "Thumper by name… Thumper by nature" This is little Thumper who has been with us less than 2 weeks. Thumper is around 4 to 6 years old and has certainly got determination and zest for life. 2 weeks ago we received her referral from a vets in…

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