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New Arrival: Moon. 24th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Moon. Meet loving little Moon. Moon is a very much unwanted pet. This lovely boy is 7 months old and after an initial assessment, we believe he is partially sighted and almost certainly deaf.Despite this, he is so desperate for love, cuddles and a knee to curl up…
New Arrival: Simba 24th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Simba Meet gorgeous Simba. New arrival at BCWR today. This is 3 year old Simba.Simba was a very much loved bet and it was with a heavy heart that his owner brought him to us due to his own tragic circumstances.Simba is pretty much a home boy however…
Carrots Therapy Day – And Meeting Panto Stars! 23rd Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Carrots Therapy Day - And Meeting Panto Stars! Carrots has been a busy boy today volunteering at the Marie Curie Hospice in Bradford.Carrots has met lots of friends including patients, staff, visitors and even some of the Panto Stars from this years Pantomime at Bradford's Alhambra Theatre, including Paul Chuckle,…
New Arrival: Denny 22nd Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Denny New arrival @BCWR yesterday, this is 6 year old Denny. Denny is such a sweet boy and is currently comming to terms with realising that he will never see his owner again. Denny's owner is terminally ill and dying. Whilst Denny adjusts to these changes he is…
New Arrival: Baby Blanco (Now Adopted) 22nd Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Baby Blanco (Now Adopted) (Now Adopted) New arrival at BCWR today, this is Baby Blanco. Blanco is around 5 months old and is sadly unwanted by his owner. Blanco is understandably a little timid today however is currently settling in to rescue life and very soon will be…
Carrots’ Marie Curie Video 20th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Look at this familiar furry face hitting the social media headlines today... isn't he beautiful!
New Arrival: Mosaic 19th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New arrival @ BCWR this evening, this is pretty Mosaic. It's so rewarding when a cat arrives at the rescue and we are able provide , stability, care nutrition and above all love . From the moment she arrived little Mosaic was so grateful... she tucked into her supper, jumped…
Donation received from Bradford’s Just Care Charity 16th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Donation received from Bradford's Just Care Charity Just Care Charity Bradford have donated £500 to BCWR. BCWR is delighted to have been gifted a cheque this week for £500 from Bradford's Just Care Charity. Thank you so much for this kind gesture and this money will be paid direct to…
Because of YOU. 16th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Because of YOU. Thank you for being you and doing all that you do. Today I want to celebrate our amazing team of volunteers...They truly make the difference.They are what makes the sun rise here every day at BCWR.However big or however small their roles is... they make it happen.From…
Come On 16th Jan, 2020 Posted in: Palliative Paws - Come On Come-on after arriving at BCWR and after some tlc and cuddles. Come-on arrived in at the rescue November 2019. He was taken in years ago as a stray by an elderly lady who sadly had to go in a care home. Come-on is neutered, vaccinated, micro-chipped and up…
New Arrivals: Flutter, Blinky and Winky 13th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals, Pawspital - New Arrivals: Flutter, Blinky and Winky New Arrivals: Flutter, Blinky and Winky This little trio were unwanted by their owner and are in shocking condition.It's so hard to comprehend how anyone can leave their pets in such a dreadful state... and think it's ok. They have been given emergency treatment…
(NOW ADOPTED) New Arrival: Lucky 12th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (NOW ADOPTED) New Arrival: Lucky (NOW ADOPTED) New arrival @BCWR.This is 10 year old Lucky.Lucky is currently coming to terms with the loss of his owner.He is such a sweet boy and is looking for a quiet home.
(Now Adopted) New Arrival: Bertha 10th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrival: Bertha (Now Adopted) New arrival at BCWR today. This is Beautiful Big Bertha. Bertha was found injured in the Thackley area of Bradford and taken to a vets for emergency treatment a few days ago. Bertha has no microchip. She is such a sweet girl and…
(Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Amur, Persia, Arabia and Javan 9th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Amur, Persia, Arabia and Javan (if you cannot see the video above you may need to disable adblock for this website) Late last night volunteers were called by the emergency services to rescue these four little chatty Leopards whose welfare needs certainly were not being met…
Blitzen’s Plea 4th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Blitzen's Plea Blitzen got adopted today! But he has a plea for you all as well.. Less than 4 weeks ago this beautiful boy was brought into our rescue. Many of you, like us were shocked at the state Blitzen had got into. After months of neglect and ignorance he…
The First Miracle of 2020 1st Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - The First Miracle of 2020 Today, CC has surprised us all. As you can see in the photos against the odds she is coming on in leaps and bounds. WATCH THE VIDEO!!! After months of trying , trials and training here you can see CC nibbling her first morsels of…
(Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Akeno and Alden 1st Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Akeno and Alden (Now Adopted) New arrivals @ BCWR, this is Akeno and Alden. This pair are around 6- 7 weeks old and have arrived with us full of fleas, anaemic, dehydrated and starving. They were rescued from a domestic situation by amember of the public.…
Happy New Year! 31st Dec, 2019 Posted in: News - Happy New Year! Here at BCWR we want to wish everyone a very happy and prosperous New Year. Thank you for your support, generosity and above all wanting to help cats as much as we do. 2019 has had many challenges for us... from January right through to the very…
Carrots Christmas Cracker! 16th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, Events - Carrots Christmas Cracker! (scroll down to see more photos!)Here at BCWR we have had a fantastic weekend celebrating CARROTS CHRISTMAS CRACKER. Thank you to every one who came supported, celebrated and visited this weekend. Beautiful Blitzen loved seeing so many of his well wishers and all the other cats loved…
New Arrivals: Hope, Faith, Joy and Peace 16th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrivals: Hope, Faith, Joy and Peace 16th December, 2019New arrivals at BCWR yesterday, this is 5-6 week old Hope, Faith, Joy and Peace. These kittens were found outside yesterday afternoon in BD7. They are in shocking condition, hypothermic, filthy, full of fleas and we really are not sure what…
New Arrival: Pogue (NOW ADOPTED!) 13th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Pogue (NOW ADOPTED!) (NOW ADOPTED!)New arrival last night @ BCWR, this is little 10 Week old Pogue. Pogue was found in BD3, shivering, starving and full of fleas. Pogue now has a warm bed, a tummy full of food and has has treatment for his flea infestation. I…
Blitzen Update 13th Dec, 2019 Posted in: News - Blitzen Update BLITZEN IS NOW ADOPTED What a difference a day makes!!!! 24 long hard hours. Follow Blitzen's story here to see how far he's come! Yesterday we were all shocked and appalled at the state this poor stray had been left in roaming the streets and fighting for survival.…
107th Thackley Rainbows 13th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Events, News - 107th Thackley Rainbows This evening has been a very special night @ BCWR. We welcomed 107th Thackley Rainbows to the rescue for an evening of festive fun.The girls wrote letters to Santa, made Christmas Cards, sang carols around our Christmas tree and fed our kitties. Carrots was so excited as…
New Arrival: Blitzen (NOW ADOPTED!) 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, New Arrivals, Pawspital - New Arrival: Blitzen (NOW ADOPTED!) Blitzen, rescued Dec 2019 and received emergency treatment. This is Blitzen - an unneutered stray who arrived to us in the condition you see before you.There are very few words i can use to express how unbelievable disgusted and ashamed i am that anyone could…
Update: Boudi’s Progress 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: News - Update: Boudi's Progress Miracles really do happen. Well done Boudicca. She weighed just 1.2kg when she arrived and now weighs 5.1kg!!! Look at her now! You can read Boudi's story here.
New Arrival: Cupid 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - New Arrival: Cupid Cupid, 3 years old. Rescued Dec 2019. Cupid is approximately 3 years old and was taken into a vets in Wakefield almost 2 weeks ago. He has multiple skin lesions which have been tested and he is believed to have an autoimmune disease affecting his skin. Cupid…
Update: Polar bear resting post op at BCWR 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - Update: Polar bear resting post op at BCWR So one week later, following major surgery to amputate both her ears, Polar has come into the rescue. Look at that first image - she's already healing up and looking brighter. She arrived with us on the 8th December 2019 and this…
New Arrival: Paxo (NOW ADOPTED!) 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - New Arrival: Paxo (NOW ADOPTED!) 4 week old Paxo (NOW ADOPTED!) New arrival on 4th December 2019 four (ish) week old Paxo was abandoned when his owners moved house. The kind neighbours tried to help but could not support the care needed. On arrival Paxo was severely anaemic, dehydrated and…
Don’t have a CAT-astrophic Christmas! 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, Fact Sheets, News - Don't have a CAT-astrophic Christmas! There are so many toxins and poisons around that are tasty, pretty and lovely at Christmas but could be FATAL to your animals. Here are some of them - this list is not exhaustive.
Elf Mischief at BCWR! 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, News - Elf Mischief at BCWR! Over the festive period at BCWR one of Santa Paws' elves has been up to mischief! Have a look at some of his antics during November and December 2019. He's keeping an eye on the BCWR North Pole Post Box and making sure everyone stays off…
Purr-fect Pound Day 1st Dec 2019 1st Dec, 2019 Posted in: Appeals, Christmas, New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - Purr-fect Pound Day 1st Dec 2019 Can you help with Polar's surgery costs? Today is the 1st of December, the 1st day of our Christmas season, the 1st day of of our Festive kitty names and today is also Purrfect Pound Day. This is 7 year old Polar. Polar is…
Support our Everest Trekkers as they hike 80 miles to help BCWR 30th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Fundraising, News - Support our Everest Trekkers as they hike 80 miles to help BCWR We have some amazing supporters! 1 day ago Christine and Richard returned back from their 12 day trek to Everest Base Camp to help raise funds for the rescue. They walked about 80 miles and are now back…
Bedding Bags Appeal 30th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Appeals, News, Pawspital - Bedding Bags Appeal Duvet bags and pillow case bags are especially useful for use with heat mats for our poorly cats and kittens. How many of you are currently updating your bedding?Quite often they come in little drawstring bags. Do you have any of these bags laying around? If so…
Adopt Don’t Shop 30th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, News - Adopt Don't Shop BCWR does not advocate the buying of any animals as presents Christmas seems to be the season of buying: presents, food, decorations. BCWR does not advocate the buying of any animals as presents, and therefore our last re-homing weekend will be next weekend, 8th December.BCWR prides itself…
(Now Adopted) New Arrival: Minnie 25th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrival: Minnie (Now Adopted) This is 14 year old Minnie. Minnie was an owned pet however for quite some time Minnie lived outside the family home because some time ago her owners bought a dog and they didn't get on. In the last week or so Minnie…
Christmas Events 2019! 24th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Events - Christmas Events 2019!
Isla’s Letter to Santa 24th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Isla's Letter to Santa UPDATE: Isla got her wish and found her new home! 😸 Dear Santa, I've been such a good girl and for a 5 year old I've had things rather tough.I was handed into a vets with a sore eye cos i had been living on the…
New Arrival: Gypsy (NOW ADOPTED!) 24th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Gypsy (NOW ADOPTED!) (NOW ADOPTED!) New arrival last night, this is 6 month old Gypsy.Poor Gypsy was handed into a vets in Bradford and served her 7 days obligatory stay at the vets whilst attempts were made to find her owner. In the meantime a member of the…
New Arrival: “Come-on” 21st Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, Silver Whiskers - New Arrival: "Come-on" This is 14year old "Come-on"Come-on was taken in years ago as a stray by an elderly lady who now sadly has had to go in a care home. Come-on is a sweet boy who would really benefit from a quiet home without any other animals where he…
(NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Ant, Dec, Myles, Caitlyn, Nadine and Roman 20th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - (NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Ant, Dec, Myles, Caitlyn, Nadine and Roman (NOW ADOPTED!) Here is our little celebrity family, Ant, Dec, Myles, Caitlyn, Nadine and Roman.Whilst we don't know the entire family tree history of this little bunch we believe Mum (Caitlyn) and son (Myles) have co-parented the younger kittens.…
Archive: Lawrence 19th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Archive: Lawrence Now adopted! 😺 New arrival @ BCWR, this is little Lawrence. Lawrence was dumped in a busy store in Bradford today, presumably by his owner.He is around 11 weeks old and when he has had all the necessary checks by our vet he will be available for adoption.…
(NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Sun, Mirror and Star 17th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - (NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Sun, Mirror and Star (NOW ADOPTED!) New arrivals at BCWR, this is Sun, Mirror and Star. This trio are the product of an unwanted litter and are very much under weight and are experiencing a very severe flea and worm burden.We hope in the future we…
Carrots Visits Rainbows and Brownies 15th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Carrots Visits Rainbows and Brownies On Wednesday 13th November 2019 Carrots visited the Rainbows and Brownies at Thackley Methodist Church. He helped teach the children about responsible pet ownership, kindness and respect for animals and others.In December Carrots is planning a Christmas party for the Rainbows at the rescue and…
Now Adopted: Bungle 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, Silver Whiskers - Now Adopted: Bungle This is 20 year old Bungle. Bungles owner is has had a life threatening medical incident and is not expected to recover. We were contacted to see if we would help Bungle as no other rescues or rehoming centres could because of his age. Bungle is a…
NOW ADOPTED: Kit 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Adopted - NOW ADOPTED! Kit New arrival @ BCWR. This it 5 year old Kit. Kit was a very much loved member of the family however, unfortunately due to family circumstances Kit is now looking for a new home. Kit is neutered, vaccinated and comes with VAC 4 LIFE at any Vets…
Dixie Update 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Dixie Update Dixie is our first Hermaphrodite. He has spent the day in the vets having exploratory surgery to fathom what exactly his physical make up is. We have defined Dixie as gender neutral. Whilst Dixies external genitalia is female, internally it is almost certainly male. Two oddly formed structures…
New Arrival: Trumpet 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Trumpet New arrival at BCWR this morning. This is little Trumpet. Trumpet was found hypothermic following falling around 10 foot from a loft space in a factory. Trumpet is around 7 days old and his chances of survival without mum are slim. Whilst the loft space is relatively…
BCWR’s Pet Photography Competition 11th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, Competitions, News - BCWR's Pet Photography Competition Christmas pet photo competition 2019. We are now taking entries for this competition. Entries are £1 per photo you can enter as many photos as you like in each category. Entries can be paid by cash at the rescue or pay pal to bcwrkittensfundraising@gmail.com Please can…
Two Kittens Are Better Than One! 11th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Fact Sheets, News - Two Kittens Are Better Than One One of the most important ways we can support the behavioral and emotional development of a kitten or a cat is to make sure they’ve got a friend. Despite the common belief that cats are solitary animals, they’re actually incredibly social beings who thrive…
June has found her Purrfect Match: Panda 10th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News, Purrfect Companions - June has found her Purrfect Match: Panda A Purr-fect Match. At 87 years young, June has met her Purrfect Companion, Panda. At 87 years young, June has met her Purrfect Companion Panda. Here at BCWR we recognise that cats can have such therapeutic values for the older community but the…
New Arrival: Moon. 24th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Moon. Meet loving little Moon. Moon is a very much unwanted pet. This lovely boy is 7 months old and after an initial assessment, we believe he is partially sighted and almost certainly deaf.Despite this, he is so desperate for love, cuddles and a knee to curl up…
New Arrival: Simba 24th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Simba Meet gorgeous Simba. New arrival at BCWR today. This is 3 year old Simba.Simba was a very much loved bet and it was with a heavy heart that his owner brought him to us due to his own tragic circumstances.Simba is pretty much a home boy however…
Carrots Therapy Day – And Meeting Panto Stars! 23rd Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Carrots Therapy Day - And Meeting Panto Stars! Carrots has been a busy boy today volunteering at the Marie Curie Hospice in Bradford.Carrots has met lots of friends including patients, staff, visitors and even some of the Panto Stars from this years Pantomime at Bradford's Alhambra Theatre, including Paul Chuckle,…
New Arrival: Denny 22nd Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Denny New arrival @BCWR yesterday, this is 6 year old Denny. Denny is such a sweet boy and is currently comming to terms with realising that he will never see his owner again. Denny's owner is terminally ill and dying. Whilst Denny adjusts to these changes he is…
New Arrival: Baby Blanco (Now Adopted) 22nd Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Baby Blanco (Now Adopted) (Now Adopted) New arrival at BCWR today, this is Baby Blanco. Blanco is around 5 months old and is sadly unwanted by his owner. Blanco is understandably a little timid today however is currently settling in to rescue life and very soon will be…
Carrots’ Marie Curie Video 20th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Look at this familiar furry face hitting the social media headlines today... isn't he beautiful!
New Arrival: Mosaic 19th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - New arrival @ BCWR this evening, this is pretty Mosaic. It's so rewarding when a cat arrives at the rescue and we are able provide , stability, care nutrition and above all love . From the moment she arrived little Mosaic was so grateful... she tucked into her supper, jumped…
Donation received from Bradford’s Just Care Charity 16th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Donation received from Bradford's Just Care Charity Just Care Charity Bradford have donated £500 to BCWR. BCWR is delighted to have been gifted a cheque this week for £500 from Bradford's Just Care Charity. Thank you so much for this kind gesture and this money will be paid direct to…
Because of YOU. 16th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Because of YOU. Thank you for being you and doing all that you do. Today I want to celebrate our amazing team of volunteers...They truly make the difference.They are what makes the sun rise here every day at BCWR.However big or however small their roles is... they make it happen.From…
Come On 16th Jan, 2020 Posted in: Palliative Paws - Come On Come-on after arriving at BCWR and after some tlc and cuddles. Come-on arrived in at the rescue November 2019. He was taken in years ago as a stray by an elderly lady who sadly had to go in a care home. Come-on is neutered, vaccinated, micro-chipped and up…
New Arrivals: Flutter, Blinky and Winky 13th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals, Pawspital - New Arrivals: Flutter, Blinky and Winky New Arrivals: Flutter, Blinky and Winky This little trio were unwanted by their owner and are in shocking condition.It's so hard to comprehend how anyone can leave their pets in such a dreadful state... and think it's ok. They have been given emergency treatment…
(NOW ADOPTED) New Arrival: Lucky 12th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (NOW ADOPTED) New Arrival: Lucky (NOW ADOPTED) New arrival @BCWR.This is 10 year old Lucky.Lucky is currently coming to terms with the loss of his owner.He is such a sweet boy and is looking for a quiet home.
(Now Adopted) New Arrival: Bertha 10th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrival: Bertha (Now Adopted) New arrival at BCWR today. This is Beautiful Big Bertha. Bertha was found injured in the Thackley area of Bradford and taken to a vets for emergency treatment a few days ago. Bertha has no microchip. She is such a sweet girl and…
(Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Amur, Persia, Arabia and Javan 9th Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Amur, Persia, Arabia and Javan (if you cannot see the video above you may need to disable adblock for this website) Late last night volunteers were called by the emergency services to rescue these four little chatty Leopards whose welfare needs certainly were not being met…
Blitzen’s Plea 4th Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - Blitzen's Plea Blitzen got adopted today! But he has a plea for you all as well.. Less than 4 weeks ago this beautiful boy was brought into our rescue. Many of you, like us were shocked at the state Blitzen had got into. After months of neglect and ignorance he…
The First Miracle of 2020 1st Jan, 2020 Posted in: News - The First Miracle of 2020 Today, CC has surprised us all. As you can see in the photos against the odds she is coming on in leaps and bounds. WATCH THE VIDEO!!! After months of trying , trials and training here you can see CC nibbling her first morsels of…
(Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Akeno and Alden 1st Jan, 2020 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrivals: Akeno and Alden (Now Adopted) New arrivals @ BCWR, this is Akeno and Alden. This pair are around 6- 7 weeks old and have arrived with us full of fleas, anaemic, dehydrated and starving. They were rescued from a domestic situation by amember of the public.…
Happy New Year! 31st Dec, 2019 Posted in: News - Happy New Year! Here at BCWR we want to wish everyone a very happy and prosperous New Year. Thank you for your support, generosity and above all wanting to help cats as much as we do. 2019 has had many challenges for us... from January right through to the very…
Carrots Christmas Cracker! 16th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, Events - Carrots Christmas Cracker! (scroll down to see more photos!)Here at BCWR we have had a fantastic weekend celebrating CARROTS CHRISTMAS CRACKER. Thank you to every one who came supported, celebrated and visited this weekend. Beautiful Blitzen loved seeing so many of his well wishers and all the other cats loved…
New Arrivals: Hope, Faith, Joy and Peace 16th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrivals: Hope, Faith, Joy and Peace 16th December, 2019New arrivals at BCWR yesterday, this is 5-6 week old Hope, Faith, Joy and Peace. These kittens were found outside yesterday afternoon in BD7. They are in shocking condition, hypothermic, filthy, full of fleas and we really are not sure what…
New Arrival: Pogue (NOW ADOPTED!) 13th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Pogue (NOW ADOPTED!) (NOW ADOPTED!)New arrival last night @ BCWR, this is little 10 Week old Pogue. Pogue was found in BD3, shivering, starving and full of fleas. Pogue now has a warm bed, a tummy full of food and has has treatment for his flea infestation. I…
Blitzen Update 13th Dec, 2019 Posted in: News - Blitzen Update BLITZEN IS NOW ADOPTED What a difference a day makes!!!! 24 long hard hours. Follow Blitzen's story here to see how far he's come! Yesterday we were all shocked and appalled at the state this poor stray had been left in roaming the streets and fighting for survival.…
107th Thackley Rainbows 13th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Events, News - 107th Thackley Rainbows This evening has been a very special night @ BCWR. We welcomed 107th Thackley Rainbows to the rescue for an evening of festive fun.The girls wrote letters to Santa, made Christmas Cards, sang carols around our Christmas tree and fed our kitties. Carrots was so excited as…
New Arrival: Blitzen (NOW ADOPTED!) 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, New Arrivals, Pawspital - New Arrival: Blitzen (NOW ADOPTED!) Blitzen, rescued Dec 2019 and received emergency treatment. This is Blitzen - an unneutered stray who arrived to us in the condition you see before you.There are very few words i can use to express how unbelievable disgusted and ashamed i am that anyone could…
Update: Boudi’s Progress 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: News - Update: Boudi's Progress Miracles really do happen. Well done Boudicca. She weighed just 1.2kg when she arrived and now weighs 5.1kg!!! Look at her now! You can read Boudi's story here.
New Arrival: Cupid 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - New Arrival: Cupid Cupid, 3 years old. Rescued Dec 2019. Cupid is approximately 3 years old and was taken into a vets in Wakefield almost 2 weeks ago. He has multiple skin lesions which have been tested and he is believed to have an autoimmune disease affecting his skin. Cupid…
Update: Polar bear resting post op at BCWR 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - Update: Polar bear resting post op at BCWR So one week later, following major surgery to amputate both her ears, Polar has come into the rescue. Look at that first image - she's already healing up and looking brighter. She arrived with us on the 8th December 2019 and this…
New Arrival: Paxo (NOW ADOPTED!) 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - New Arrival: Paxo (NOW ADOPTED!) 4 week old Paxo (NOW ADOPTED!) New arrival on 4th December 2019 four (ish) week old Paxo was abandoned when his owners moved house. The kind neighbours tried to help but could not support the care needed. On arrival Paxo was severely anaemic, dehydrated and…
Don’t have a CAT-astrophic Christmas! 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, Fact Sheets, News - Don't have a CAT-astrophic Christmas! There are so many toxins and poisons around that are tasty, pretty and lovely at Christmas but could be FATAL to your animals. Here are some of them - this list is not exhaustive.
Elf Mischief at BCWR! 11th Dec, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, News - Elf Mischief at BCWR! Over the festive period at BCWR one of Santa Paws' elves has been up to mischief! Have a look at some of his antics during November and December 2019. He's keeping an eye on the BCWR North Pole Post Box and making sure everyone stays off…
Purr-fect Pound Day 1st Dec 2019 1st Dec, 2019 Posted in: Appeals, Christmas, New Arrivals, News, Pawspital - Purr-fect Pound Day 1st Dec 2019 Can you help with Polar's surgery costs? Today is the 1st of December, the 1st day of our Christmas season, the 1st day of of our Festive kitty names and today is also Purrfect Pound Day. This is 7 year old Polar. Polar is…
Support our Everest Trekkers as they hike 80 miles to help BCWR 30th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Fundraising, News - Support our Everest Trekkers as they hike 80 miles to help BCWR We have some amazing supporters! 1 day ago Christine and Richard returned back from their 12 day trek to Everest Base Camp to help raise funds for the rescue. They walked about 80 miles and are now back…
Bedding Bags Appeal 30th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Appeals, News, Pawspital - Bedding Bags Appeal Duvet bags and pillow case bags are especially useful for use with heat mats for our poorly cats and kittens. How many of you are currently updating your bedding?Quite often they come in little drawstring bags. Do you have any of these bags laying around? If so…
Adopt Don’t Shop 30th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, News - Adopt Don't Shop BCWR does not advocate the buying of any animals as presents Christmas seems to be the season of buying: presents, food, decorations. BCWR does not advocate the buying of any animals as presents, and therefore our last re-homing weekend will be next weekend, 8th December.BCWR prides itself…
(Now Adopted) New Arrival: Minnie 25th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - (Now Adopted) New Arrival: Minnie (Now Adopted) This is 14 year old Minnie. Minnie was an owned pet however for quite some time Minnie lived outside the family home because some time ago her owners bought a dog and they didn't get on. In the last week or so Minnie…
Christmas Events 2019! 24th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Events - Christmas Events 2019!
Isla’s Letter to Santa 24th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Isla's Letter to Santa UPDATE: Isla got her wish and found her new home! 😸 Dear Santa, I've been such a good girl and for a 5 year old I've had things rather tough.I was handed into a vets with a sore eye cos i had been living on the…
New Arrival: Gypsy (NOW ADOPTED!) 24th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Gypsy (NOW ADOPTED!) (NOW ADOPTED!) New arrival last night, this is 6 month old Gypsy.Poor Gypsy was handed into a vets in Bradford and served her 7 days obligatory stay at the vets whilst attempts were made to find her owner. In the meantime a member of the…
New Arrival: “Come-on” 21st Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, Silver Whiskers - New Arrival: "Come-on" This is 14year old "Come-on"Come-on was taken in years ago as a stray by an elderly lady who now sadly has had to go in a care home. Come-on is a sweet boy who would really benefit from a quiet home without any other animals where he…
(NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Ant, Dec, Myles, Caitlyn, Nadine and Roman 20th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - (NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Ant, Dec, Myles, Caitlyn, Nadine and Roman (NOW ADOPTED!) Here is our little celebrity family, Ant, Dec, Myles, Caitlyn, Nadine and Roman.Whilst we don't know the entire family tree history of this little bunch we believe Mum (Caitlyn) and son (Myles) have co-parented the younger kittens.…
Archive: Lawrence 19th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Archive: Lawrence Now adopted! 😺 New arrival @ BCWR, this is little Lawrence. Lawrence was dumped in a busy store in Bradford today, presumably by his owner.He is around 11 weeks old and when he has had all the necessary checks by our vet he will be available for adoption.…
(NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Sun, Mirror and Star 17th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - (NOW ADOPTED!) New Arrivals: Sun, Mirror and Star (NOW ADOPTED!) New arrivals at BCWR, this is Sun, Mirror and Star. This trio are the product of an unwanted litter and are very much under weight and are experiencing a very severe flea and worm burden.We hope in the future we…
Carrots Visits Rainbows and Brownies 15th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Carrots Visits Rainbows and Brownies On Wednesday 13th November 2019 Carrots visited the Rainbows and Brownies at Thackley Methodist Church. He helped teach the children about responsible pet ownership, kindness and respect for animals and others.In December Carrots is planning a Christmas party for the Rainbows at the rescue and…
Now Adopted: Bungle 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals, Silver Whiskers - Now Adopted: Bungle This is 20 year old Bungle. Bungles owner is has had a life threatening medical incident and is not expected to recover. We were contacted to see if we would help Bungle as no other rescues or rehoming centres could because of his age. Bungle is a…
NOW ADOPTED: Kit 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Adopted - NOW ADOPTED! Kit New arrival @ BCWR. This it 5 year old Kit. Kit was a very much loved member of the family however, unfortunately due to family circumstances Kit is now looking for a new home. Kit is neutered, vaccinated and comes with VAC 4 LIFE at any Vets…
Dixie Update 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News - Dixie Update Dixie is our first Hermaphrodite. He has spent the day in the vets having exploratory surgery to fathom what exactly his physical make up is. We have defined Dixie as gender neutral. Whilst Dixies external genitalia is female, internally it is almost certainly male. Two oddly formed structures…
New Arrival: Trumpet 13th Nov, 2019 Posted in: New Arrivals - New Arrival: Trumpet New arrival at BCWR this morning. This is little Trumpet. Trumpet was found hypothermic following falling around 10 foot from a loft space in a factory. Trumpet is around 7 days old and his chances of survival without mum are slim. Whilst the loft space is relatively…
BCWR’s Pet Photography Competition 11th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Christmas, Competitions, News - BCWR's Pet Photography Competition Christmas pet photo competition 2019. We are now taking entries for this competition. Entries are £1 per photo you can enter as many photos as you like in each category. Entries can be paid by cash at the rescue or pay pal to bcwrkittensfundraising@gmail.com Please can…
Two Kittens Are Better Than One! 11th Nov, 2019 Posted in: Fact Sheets, News - Two Kittens Are Better Than One One of the most important ways we can support the behavioral and emotional development of a kitten or a cat is to make sure they’ve got a friend. Despite the common belief that cats are solitary animals, they’re actually incredibly social beings who thrive…
June has found her Purrfect Match: Panda 10th Nov, 2019 Posted in: News, Purrfect Companions - June has found her Purrfect Match: Panda A Purr-fect Match. At 87 years young, June has met her Purrfect Companion, Panda. At 87 years young, June has met her Purrfect Companion Panda. Here at BCWR we recognise that cats can have such therapeutic values for the older community but the…

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