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Abraham Update 29th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Abraham Update Abraham is blind and at 18 years old he was found wandering in Leeds.Every possible attempt has been made to try and locate his owner… and we are guessing that either his owner has died or simply does not want to be found. Abraham is very sweet natured,…
Jimmy Update 29th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Jimmy has been with us 23 days now and he is such a cheeky sweetheart.When he arrived he could barely stand up due to his sore paws.A short while later he developed the most horrific lesions in his mouth which suggests he had accidentally waded through a corrosive…
Buttercup Update 28th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Buttercup Update 9 days ago this little lady came to us following being found in a park field.We have managed to trace her owner however she doesn't feel equipped to take any responsibility for her.From her arriving with us at less than 6 weels old we highly suspected that she…
Geisha 24th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Geisha This is Geisha.She is around 8 days old.Geisha is part of a motherless litter and has serious neurological problems.She constantly twitches, "air sucks" claps and has mini seizure like episodes.This is so so unfair.There are so many abandoned abused and neglected kittens.You may think little Geisha is cute… however…
Smudge Update 23rd Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Smudge Update Smudge is 17 years young and has been in the rescue for 256 days now.Smudge holds the record for being the hardest cat to rehome in the history of BCWR.17 year old, black, a little cantankerous, and certainly not one that will jump into a new owners arms.…
Lillian 22nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Lillian New arrival @ BCWRThis is little old Lillian.Lillian is blind and was found wandering round the streets in Leeds, circling, bumping into things and wandering into the road.Volunteers rushed to her aid last night and we did discover She is microchipped however the contact details are upto date.Apart from…
Jimmy Update 21st Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update ❤🖤❤Jimmy Update ❤🖤❤ Jimmy has been with us now for 2 weeks. ❤He came in initially with horrendous burns to his paws. 🧡Since his arrival his paws are beginning to heal. Whilst we never knew how Jimmy was so badly injured we initially thought that Jimmy had jumped on…
Heat Stroke in Cats 21st Jul, 2021 Posted in: Fact Sheets - Heat Stroke in Cats Heat stroke in cats: how can I cool my cat down in warm weather? 2 min read Approved by: John Ambler BVM&S MRCVS  Edward Davies BVSc MRCVS  Heat stroke in cats is a bigger threat than you may think. Although our feline friends descend from desert…
Tugboat Update 21st Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Tugboat Update 5 year old Tugboat has been under the care of the rescue for 8 weeks following being a stray for months in a volunteers garden. Over the last 8 weeks Tugs has become a little cuddle bug and has gone from being a nervous and timid kitty to…
Jimmy Update 17th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Jimmy has been with us now for 11 days. He came in initially with horrendous burns to his paws. Since his arrival his paws are beginning to heal. Whilst we never knew how Jimmy was so badly injured we initially thought that Jimmy had jumped on a hot…
The Coffee Beans 16th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - The Coffee Beans Weighing less than 100grams each and no more than 2 days old, their prognosis is very guarded. On arrival with us they were dehydrated and hypothermic. They had emergency  treatment and shortly after had a feed. Despite the soaring temperatures today, young kittens cannot regulate their temperatures. It…
Noodles Update 14th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Noodles Update Well little naughty Noo Noo has been with us 7 months now and she still looks like a 12 week old kitten. Noodles is thought to be Deaf, blind have neurological issues and is very reactive. Despite her size Noodles has a big personality.Today Noodles spent the day…
Coronavirus Update 13th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Coronavirus Update ❤💚💙Coronavirus update @ Bradford Cat Watch Rescue❤💚💙 ❤As the country comes out of lockdown and the Government lifts most of the Coronavirus restrictions on Monday ,as a rescue we have had to look closely at the changes we have made and the impact this has had on us…
Jimmy Update 9th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Many of you will have seen "Little Jimmy Sore Paws" who arrived with us Tuesday. He has been such a good boy allowing us to dress all his 4 paws TWICE. He is having twice a day dressing, more changed with time in between to let the air…
New Arrival: Gloria 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Gloria New arrival this evening @ BCWR This is little Gloria. Gloria is less than 2 weeks old and was found in the gutter of a busy reading BD7.  She could not be left there incase her mama came back, it was far too dangerous. Local residents will keep…
Jimmy Update 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Jimmy has spent the day in the vets. He arrived late night with very sore paws & we were not sure if he had been in a road accident. Today Jimmy was anethatised, castrated & the team at Northcote spent around 40 minutes cleaning his sore paws up.…
Elderberry 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals, News - Elderberry New arrival @ BCWR today.This is Elderberry and we are delighted that we have now successfully reunited with her kittens, Raspberry, Strawberry and Blueberry . The kittens were rescued 6 days ago by an off duty police officer and unbeknown to them, another neighbour rang Allerton cat rescue concerned…
Summer Update 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Summer Update Here at BCWR we promote responsible pet ownership.Our priority is to rescue, rehabilitate and rehome cats in need.This is done without judgement.As a rescue we always try to reunite lost cats with their owners. This is mainly done through our social media.Every cat that arrives with us is…
New Arrival: Jimmy 6th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - New Arrival: Jimmy New unexpected arrival today @ BCWR. This is little Jimmy. Jimmy arrived with his finder at the gates of BCWR earlier this evening. We are a little uncertain as to exactly what has happened due to a language barrier however we think it was a road traffic…
Chico Update, and Manisha 5th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Chico Update, and Manisha As a rescue we are committed to being  open, honest and transparent. Yesterday we were informed that Chico will not be released from Dubai to travel to us. In Dubai, rescue centres are not permitted and only individuals can rescue animals however this is illegal and those…
Chip and Dale 5th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Chip and Dale New unexpected arrivals this weekend. This is Chip and Dale. Their owner rocked up at the rescue at 11pm on Saturday night and when I explained that we were terribly full, dealing with an emergency and more couldn't help at that time and advised to ring me…
Nemo Update 3rd Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Nemo Update Who remembers Nemo our little 3 day old cutie who should have  been with her mummy for the last 4 weeks. Instead she is with Bunny and me. 4 weeks ago her mum, young herself, gave birth to two still born… More kittens and this little one too. Aside…
Draper and her 4 kittens Spear, Jackson, Fiskers and Stiga 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Draper and her 4 kittens Spear, Jackson, Fiskers and Stiga
New Arrival: Sash 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Sash New arrivals at BCWR this afternoon. This is Sash. Sash was found trapped on a basement windowsill of  property in Bradford with her 4 newborn kittens that were born this morning. Volunteers had to carefully… More and tactfully lift her  and her kittens through a tiny gap to bring…
Summer’s Kittens 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Summer's Kittens News from the Caternity. This is little Summer. Summer was brought to us less than 2 weeks ago, as she was taken and left in a Pet store. Summer was heavily pregnant and exactly  24 hours ago she went into labour. ❤These kittens are far too young to be…
Strawberry, Blueberry and Raspberry 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Strawberry, Blueberry and Raspberry New arrivals @ BCWR  today. This is Strawberry, Blueberry and Raspberry. This little trio was found by an "off duty" police officer who believes  they were dumped. The kittens are less than 2 days old and are being looked after  around the clock, fed every hour, toileting and kept…
Bluebell Update 1st Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Bluebell Update Bluebell update.Baby Bluebell has been with us now 7 weeks When she arrived with us was full of flu, could barely breathe was in terrible pain and weighed just over 300g. With every bone broken in her lower leg we cannot believe how active she has been throughout…
Aero and Bounty Update 29th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Aero and Bounty Update A couple of days ago this 4week old pair arrived with us following being abandoned in a box at the side of the canal in Apperley Bridge. They were found by dog walkers who contacted us to help. As you can see in the latest  photo they…
Kitten Food Appeal 29th Jun, 2021 Posted in: Appeals - Kitten Food Appeal Here at BCWR we are currently looking after 51 nursing and pregnant mums and their kittens. We feed all our cats and kittens on a quality and appropriate diet. Our kitten food stocks are somewhat depleated and we are desperately  appealing for kitten food, both pouches and dry…
Bounty and Aero 27th Jun, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Bounty and Aero New arrivals @ BCWR today. This is Bounty and Aero, found abandoned in a box. This pair are only around 4 week old and are terribly ill. They have received emergency care for pain, dehydration and a flea infestation.
Cyril Update 27th Jun, 2021 Posted in: Uncategorized - Cyril Update Cyril arrived with us @ BCWR on 23rd of March critically ill following being in 2 fires. In the 1st fire on the 5th March his owner died. Cyril managed to escape the fire and was living in the neighbourhood for a couple of weeks as a stray.…
Spanner, Wrench, Pozi and Hex 26th Jun, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Spanner, Wrench, Pozi and Hex New arrivals @ BCWR. These 4 kittens were taken into a vets in Leeds following being found in a garage that was being demolished. Spanner, Wrench, Pozi and Hex are only around 3weeks old and are recieving around the clock care. We have no idea…
Chico’s Appeal 21st Jun, 2021 Posted in: Appeals - Chico’s Appeal CHICO’S APPEAL ❤Sometimes as a rescue we are compelled to step out of the "ordinary" and do something extraordinary. 💜Here at BCWR we specialise in looking after cats with varying degrees of disabilities, some blind, deaf, neurological disorders  to name a few . 💚Recently our attention has been…
Boudicca Two Years On 20th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Boudicca Two Years On Exactly two years ago day today our Warrior Princess BOUDICCA arrived with us. Boudicca’s 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…
Successful Adoptions! 20th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Successful Adoptions! We are delighted to tell you that Tatty Ted, Humphrey and Snapdragon all went to their forever families today. When you apply to adopt a cat from us, sometimes the process is lengthy. This is because we more pride ourselves in suitabley matching families to our cats according…
Gemini Update 18th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Gemini Update I am saddened to tell you that despite all our efforts little Gemini sadly died peacefully earlier today. We believe she had horrific internal injuries and that she simply could not recover from them.
FOOD SAFTEY RECALL 18th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - FOOD SAFTEY RECALL 🚨🚨ATTENTION CAT OWNERS 🚨🚨We are becoming aware of an increase in cats falling ill with a rare condition called pancytopenia. The issue has been identified by The Royal Veterinary College London and they are currently leading investigations in to the rise in cases. 🚨A product recall has…
New Arrival: Gemini 17th Jun, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Gemini New arrival @ BCWR This evening.This is little Gemini. She is only around 8 to 9 weeks old and has been found in a carpark in Bradford City Centre. seriously injured. This evening she is receiving emergency … More care for for shock and dehydration and tomorrow…
Nora Update 29th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Nora Update Nora update. So finally at 5am this morning the birth was over. A few risky moments as she was becoming tired and felt like it was too much to push but little Nora did really well. We are both tired this morning and whilst Nora is snoozing intermittently...…
Ashbourne Romeo 28th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Ashbourne Romeo This is the "Ashbourne Romeo" who has been loitering around for quite some time , and has been looked after by many neighbours.Unfortunately due to his nervous disposition and unpredictable travels he has been quite a challenge to trap .Today with the help of one of the neighbours…
Cyril Update 28th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Cyril Update Who remembers when little Cyril came in to us just over 9 weeks ago through a RSPCA inspector.Cyril was in 2 fire 15 days apart, in the first his owner was killed.Well just look at him now.He has really triumphed over adversity and today he was neutered.Thankyou to…
New Arrival: Willie White Stick 28th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Willie White Stick ANOTHER New arrival today @ BCWRThis is Willie White Stick.Willie was found in the Eccleshill area of Bradford today circling in the road and taken to a local vets.He is also deaf, blind and has several age related health issues that we are addressing.
New Arrival: Butterfly 28th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Butterfly New arrival today at BCWR. This is Beautiful Butterfly.Butterfly has had a busy day today . When she arrived this morning she had given birth to one kitten and now she has 4. She was found in a garden and ran in the house this morning as…
New Arrival: Abraham 28th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Abraham This is 18 year old Abraham.Abraham was found stray in Stanningley and has been sleeping in a garden for at least 5 days.It is believed that he is Deaf, blind and may have other age related complications.Abraham is microchipped and we are trying our best to contact…
New Arrival: Nora 27th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Nora This is Nora.Nora is only a kitten herself and is heavily pregnant.Nora will remain in in our care and be supported through her pregnancy, birth and motherhood.It absolutely goes without saying that neither Nora or her unborn kittens will be considered for adoption for many weeks to…
Bluebell Update 26th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Bluebell Update https://youtu.be/_zEqernLvy8 Well this little tinker has been with us 18 days and, honestly you would never believe the bones on her xrays actually belong to her. When she arrived she could bearly breathe her flu was so bad, her left hind limb is so badly damaged…. every bone…
New Arrival: Rosebud 25th May, 2021 Posted in: News - New Arrival: Rosebud This is 3(ish) week old Rosebud. She was found taped up in a box discarded at a railway station in Bradford.Rosebud has severe digestive issues and is very dehydrated which is not surprising given her young age and being separated from her mum. Rosebud has already been…
Thumper’s Photo Diary 21st May, 2021 Posted in: News - Thumper's Photo Diary Thumper arrived 12 months ago today…. here is her story and photo diary…. Thumper was 6 years old when she arrived with us.A few days previous we received her referral from a vets in Hendon near London and and one year ago today today she arrived with…
Tommy Fangs Update 20th May, 2021 Posted in: News - TF has been with us now for 9 days. He is 12+ years old and his owners were too old and frail to understand that TF was poorly and needed veterinary attention. When he was brought to us by his owners carer he was terribly lethargic, dehydrated and generally in…
Looking for a Home: Fiona and TT 20th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Looking for a Home: Fiona and TT Sweet Fiona came to us earlier this year, pregnant having been on the street. We have limited history for her, we know that she has never had a safe place to live and a home and family to call her own. Fiona gave…
Abraham Update 29th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Abraham Update Abraham is blind and at 18 years old he was found wandering in Leeds.Every possible attempt has been made to try and locate his owner… and we are guessing that either his owner has died or simply does not want to be found. Abraham is very sweet natured,…
Jimmy Update 29th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Jimmy has been with us 23 days now and he is such a cheeky sweetheart.When he arrived he could barely stand up due to his sore paws.A short while later he developed the most horrific lesions in his mouth which suggests he had accidentally waded through a corrosive…
Buttercup Update 28th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Buttercup Update 9 days ago this little lady came to us following being found in a park field.We have managed to trace her owner however she doesn't feel equipped to take any responsibility for her.From her arriving with us at less than 6 weels old we highly suspected that she…
Geisha 24th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Geisha This is Geisha.She is around 8 days old.Geisha is part of a motherless litter and has serious neurological problems.She constantly twitches, "air sucks" claps and has mini seizure like episodes.This is so so unfair.There are so many abandoned abused and neglected kittens.You may think little Geisha is cute… however…
Smudge Update 23rd Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Smudge Update Smudge is 17 years young and has been in the rescue for 256 days now.Smudge holds the record for being the hardest cat to rehome in the history of BCWR.17 year old, black, a little cantankerous, and certainly not one that will jump into a new owners arms.…
Lillian 22nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Lillian New arrival @ BCWRThis is little old Lillian.Lillian is blind and was found wandering round the streets in Leeds, circling, bumping into things and wandering into the road.Volunteers rushed to her aid last night and we did discover She is microchipped however the contact details are upto date.Apart from…
Jimmy Update 21st Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update ❤🖤❤Jimmy Update ❤🖤❤ Jimmy has been with us now for 2 weeks. ❤He came in initially with horrendous burns to his paws. 🧡Since his arrival his paws are beginning to heal. Whilst we never knew how Jimmy was so badly injured we initially thought that Jimmy had jumped on…
Heat Stroke in Cats 21st Jul, 2021 Posted in: Fact Sheets - Heat Stroke in Cats Heat stroke in cats: how can I cool my cat down in warm weather? 2 min read Approved by: John Ambler BVM&S MRCVS  Edward Davies BVSc MRCVS  Heat stroke in cats is a bigger threat than you may think. Although our feline friends descend from desert…
Tugboat Update 21st Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Tugboat Update 5 year old Tugboat has been under the care of the rescue for 8 weeks following being a stray for months in a volunteers garden. Over the last 8 weeks Tugs has become a little cuddle bug and has gone from being a nervous and timid kitty to…
Jimmy Update 17th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Jimmy has been with us now for 11 days. He came in initially with horrendous burns to his paws. Since his arrival his paws are beginning to heal. Whilst we never knew how Jimmy was so badly injured we initially thought that Jimmy had jumped on a hot…
The Coffee Beans 16th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - The Coffee Beans Weighing less than 100grams each and no more than 2 days old, their prognosis is very guarded. On arrival with us they were dehydrated and hypothermic. They had emergency  treatment and shortly after had a feed. Despite the soaring temperatures today, young kittens cannot regulate their temperatures. It…
Noodles Update 14th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Noodles Update Well little naughty Noo Noo has been with us 7 months now and she still looks like a 12 week old kitten. Noodles is thought to be Deaf, blind have neurological issues and is very reactive. Despite her size Noodles has a big personality.Today Noodles spent the day…
Coronavirus Update 13th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Coronavirus Update ❤💚💙Coronavirus update @ Bradford Cat Watch Rescue❤💚💙 ❤As the country comes out of lockdown and the Government lifts most of the Coronavirus restrictions on Monday ,as a rescue we have had to look closely at the changes we have made and the impact this has had on us…
Jimmy Update 9th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Many of you will have seen "Little Jimmy Sore Paws" who arrived with us Tuesday. He has been such a good boy allowing us to dress all his 4 paws TWICE. He is having twice a day dressing, more changed with time in between to let the air…
New Arrival: Gloria 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Gloria New arrival this evening @ BCWR This is little Gloria. Gloria is less than 2 weeks old and was found in the gutter of a busy reading BD7.  She could not be left there incase her mama came back, it was far too dangerous. Local residents will keep…
Jimmy Update 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Jimmy Update Jimmy has spent the day in the vets. He arrived late night with very sore paws & we were not sure if he had been in a road accident. Today Jimmy was anethatised, castrated & the team at Northcote spent around 40 minutes cleaning his sore paws up.…
Elderberry 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals, News - Elderberry New arrival @ BCWR today.This is Elderberry and we are delighted that we have now successfully reunited with her kittens, Raspberry, Strawberry and Blueberry . The kittens were rescued 6 days ago by an off duty police officer and unbeknown to them, another neighbour rang Allerton cat rescue concerned…
Summer Update 7th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Summer Update Here at BCWR we promote responsible pet ownership.Our priority is to rescue, rehabilitate and rehome cats in need.This is done without judgement.As a rescue we always try to reunite lost cats with their owners. This is mainly done through our social media.Every cat that arrives with us is…
New Arrival: Jimmy 6th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - New Arrival: Jimmy New unexpected arrival today @ BCWR. This is little Jimmy. Jimmy arrived with his finder at the gates of BCWR earlier this evening. We are a little uncertain as to exactly what has happened due to a language barrier however we think it was a road traffic…
Chico Update, and Manisha 5th Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Chico Update, and Manisha As a rescue we are committed to being  open, honest and transparent. Yesterday we were informed that Chico will not be released from Dubai to travel to us. In Dubai, rescue centres are not permitted and only individuals can rescue animals however this is illegal and those…
Chip and Dale 5th Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Chip and Dale New unexpected arrivals this weekend. This is Chip and Dale. Their owner rocked up at the rescue at 11pm on Saturday night and when I explained that we were terribly full, dealing with an emergency and more couldn't help at that time and advised to ring me…
Nemo Update 3rd Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Nemo Update Who remembers Nemo our little 3 day old cutie who should have  been with her mummy for the last 4 weeks. Instead she is with Bunny and me. 4 weeks ago her mum, young herself, gave birth to two still born… More kittens and this little one too. Aside…
Draper and her 4 kittens Spear, Jackson, Fiskers and Stiga 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Draper and her 4 kittens Spear, Jackson, Fiskers and Stiga
New Arrival: Sash 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Sash New arrivals at BCWR this afternoon. This is Sash. Sash was found trapped on a basement windowsill of  property in Bradford with her 4 newborn kittens that were born this morning. Volunteers had to carefully… More and tactfully lift her  and her kittens through a tiny gap to bring…
Summer’s Kittens 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Summer's Kittens News from the Caternity. This is little Summer. Summer was brought to us less than 2 weeks ago, as she was taken and left in a Pet store. Summer was heavily pregnant and exactly  24 hours ago she went into labour. ❤These kittens are far too young to be…
Strawberry, Blueberry and Raspberry 2nd Jul, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Strawberry, Blueberry and Raspberry New arrivals @ BCWR  today. This is Strawberry, Blueberry and Raspberry. This little trio was found by an "off duty" police officer who believes  they were dumped. The kittens are less than 2 days old and are being looked after  around the clock, fed every hour, toileting and kept…
Bluebell Update 1st Jul, 2021 Posted in: News - Bluebell Update Bluebell update.Baby Bluebell has been with us now 7 weeks When she arrived with us was full of flu, could barely breathe was in terrible pain and weighed just over 300g. With every bone broken in her lower leg we cannot believe how active she has been throughout…
Aero and Bounty Update 29th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Aero and Bounty Update A couple of days ago this 4week old pair arrived with us following being abandoned in a box at the side of the canal in Apperley Bridge. They were found by dog walkers who contacted us to help. As you can see in the latest  photo they…
Kitten Food Appeal 29th Jun, 2021 Posted in: Appeals - Kitten Food Appeal Here at BCWR we are currently looking after 51 nursing and pregnant mums and their kittens. We feed all our cats and kittens on a quality and appropriate diet. Our kitten food stocks are somewhat depleated and we are desperately  appealing for kitten food, both pouches and dry…
Bounty and Aero 27th Jun, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Bounty and Aero New arrivals @ BCWR today. This is Bounty and Aero, found abandoned in a box. This pair are only around 4 week old and are terribly ill. They have received emergency care for pain, dehydration and a flea infestation.
Cyril Update 27th Jun, 2021 Posted in: Uncategorized - Cyril Update Cyril arrived with us @ BCWR on 23rd of March critically ill following being in 2 fires. In the 1st fire on the 5th March his owner died. Cyril managed to escape the fire and was living in the neighbourhood for a couple of weeks as a stray.…
Spanner, Wrench, Pozi and Hex 26th Jun, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - Spanner, Wrench, Pozi and Hex New arrivals @ BCWR. These 4 kittens were taken into a vets in Leeds following being found in a garage that was being demolished. Spanner, Wrench, Pozi and Hex are only around 3weeks old and are recieving around the clock care. We have no idea…
Chico’s Appeal 21st Jun, 2021 Posted in: Appeals - Chico’s Appeal CHICO’S APPEAL ❤Sometimes as a rescue we are compelled to step out of the "ordinary" and do something extraordinary. 💜Here at BCWR we specialise in looking after cats with varying degrees of disabilities, some blind, deaf, neurological disorders  to name a few . 💚Recently our attention has been…
Boudicca Two Years On 20th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Boudicca Two Years On Exactly two years ago day today our Warrior Princess BOUDICCA arrived with us. Boudicca’s 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…
Successful Adoptions! 20th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Successful Adoptions! We are delighted to tell you that Tatty Ted, Humphrey and Snapdragon all went to their forever families today. When you apply to adopt a cat from us, sometimes the process is lengthy. This is because we more pride ourselves in suitabley matching families to our cats according…
Gemini Update 18th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - Gemini Update I am saddened to tell you that despite all our efforts little Gemini sadly died peacefully earlier today. We believe she had horrific internal injuries and that she simply could not recover from them.
FOOD SAFTEY RECALL 18th Jun, 2021 Posted in: News - FOOD SAFTEY RECALL 🚨🚨ATTENTION CAT OWNERS 🚨🚨We are becoming aware of an increase in cats falling ill with a rare condition called pancytopenia. The issue has been identified by The Royal Veterinary College London and they are currently leading investigations in to the rise in cases. 🚨A product recall has…
New Arrival: Gemini 17th Jun, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Gemini New arrival @ BCWR This evening.This is little Gemini. She is only around 8 to 9 weeks old and has been found in a carpark in Bradford City Centre. seriously injured. This evening she is receiving emergency … More care for for shock and dehydration and tomorrow…
Nora Update 29th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Nora Update Nora update. So finally at 5am this morning the birth was over. A few risky moments as she was becoming tired and felt like it was too much to push but little Nora did really well. We are both tired this morning and whilst Nora is snoozing intermittently...…
Ashbourne Romeo 28th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Ashbourne Romeo This is the "Ashbourne Romeo" who has been loitering around for quite some time , and has been looked after by many neighbours.Unfortunately due to his nervous disposition and unpredictable travels he has been quite a challenge to trap .Today with the help of one of the neighbours…
Cyril Update 28th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Cyril Update Who remembers when little Cyril came in to us just over 9 weeks ago through a RSPCA inspector.Cyril was in 2 fire 15 days apart, in the first his owner was killed.Well just look at him now.He has really triumphed over adversity and today he was neutered.Thankyou to…
New Arrival: Willie White Stick 28th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Willie White Stick ANOTHER New arrival today @ BCWRThis is Willie White Stick.Willie was found in the Eccleshill area of Bradford today circling in the road and taken to a local vets.He is also deaf, blind and has several age related health issues that we are addressing.
New Arrival: Butterfly 28th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Butterfly New arrival today at BCWR. This is Beautiful Butterfly.Butterfly has had a busy day today . When she arrived this morning she had given birth to one kitten and now she has 4. She was found in a garden and ran in the house this morning as…
New Arrival: Abraham 28th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Abraham This is 18 year old Abraham.Abraham was found stray in Stanningley and has been sleeping in a garden for at least 5 days.It is believed that he is Deaf, blind and may have other age related complications.Abraham is microchipped and we are trying our best to contact…
New Arrival: Nora 27th May, 2021 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Nora This is Nora.Nora is only a kitten herself and is heavily pregnant.Nora will remain in in our care and be supported through her pregnancy, birth and motherhood.It absolutely goes without saying that neither Nora or her unborn kittens will be considered for adoption for many weeks to…
Bluebell Update 26th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Bluebell Update https://youtu.be/_zEqernLvy8 Well this little tinker has been with us 18 days and, honestly you would never believe the bones on her xrays actually belong to her. When she arrived she could bearly breathe her flu was so bad, her left hind limb is so badly damaged…. every bone…
New Arrival: Rosebud 25th May, 2021 Posted in: News - New Arrival: Rosebud This is 3(ish) week old Rosebud. She was found taped up in a box discarded at a railway station in Bradford.Rosebud has severe digestive issues and is very dehydrated which is not surprising given her young age and being separated from her mum. Rosebud has already been…
Thumper’s Photo Diary 21st May, 2021 Posted in: News - Thumper's Photo Diary Thumper arrived 12 months ago today…. here is her story and photo diary…. Thumper was 6 years old when she arrived with us.A few days previous we received her referral from a vets in Hendon near London and and one year ago today today she arrived with…
Tommy Fangs Update 20th May, 2021 Posted in: News - TF has been with us now for 9 days. He is 12+ years old and his owners were too old and frail to understand that TF was poorly and needed veterinary attention. When he was brought to us by his owners carer he was terribly lethargic, dehydrated and generally in…
Looking for a Home: Fiona and TT 20th May, 2021 Posted in: News - Looking for a Home: Fiona and TT Sweet Fiona came to us earlier this year, pregnant having been on the street. We have limited history for her, we know that she has never had a safe place to live and a home and family to call her own. Fiona gave…

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