The First Babies of the Season Doing Well

The first babies came in to Acorn five days ago aged 3 days old.  They are being bottle raised and are doing well. Moppet and Mittens were part of a litter of five kittens and we hope the other three will be able to join them soon (if we can catch the mother cat).

Four older kittens looking fr their forever homes

Acorn welcomes new Foster Carer, Claire Barker and we would love it if you could please help by sharing this appeal for four of her charges: ARUN (m), ARNIE (m), ASHTON (m) and ABBIE (f) – born May 2018 These four gorgeous kittens are nearly a year old and we don’t want them to spend…

Tootsie and Bandit

BANDIT (Black & White m) and TOOTSIE (tabby & white f) – with Acorn Cat Rescue. 10 and 11 month old Tootsie and Bandit are still babies. They have recently moved into a brand new foster home and are loving being out of the pen and into a real garden! Their true characters have emerged and…

Plant Sale For ACORN

Huge thanks to Acorn supporter, Val Ford, who has been growing plants in her home for sale with all proceeds to Acorn. The sale is based on a drop-in by appointment only basis (scroll for contact details) and is on-going from Val’s home near 24600 Allemans (near Ribérac / Verteillac / St Severin). Available to…

Acorn is Ready!!!!

Acorn is Ready!!!! After annual maintenance and lots of deep cleaning, we are now completely ready for the new kitten season. The new cat arbre’s look pristine but history shows they deteriorate at an alarming rate depending on the level of boisterousness of the kittens. Thank you to Claire and Sandrine our two newest foster…

Looking For A Home For Acorns Longest Resident

Please share again for JEMIMA – Acorn Cat Rescue’s longest stayer! As many of you know, 4 year-old Jemima has been with Acorn Cat Rescue since January 2017. Her history was unknown as we picked her up from a vet where she had been abandoned. Jemima lives as part of the family with Lynda and…

SHY LIVES MATTER TOO!

ARUN (m), AIMEE (f) and ASHTON (m) – shy lives matter too! Last year Acorn Cat Rescue took in a litter of poor little kittens who were pretty terrified as a result of a traumatic start in life. Shy kittens like these are the ones don’t get chosen as they often hide or run away…

Reggies Sad Story

Please read REGGIE’s sad story and help us find him a home. Born in May 2018, sweet little Reggie came into Acorn with his brother, Ronnie. We wanted them to be adopted together as Reggie was shy and bewildered and clung onto his confident brother for moral support. Tragically, Ronnie passed away and now Reggie…

Two GREAT little boys looking for homes!

Two GREAT little boys looking for homes! With Acorn Cat Rescue, near 24320 Verteillac. Pikachu and Muschu born April 2018 are being fostered in a lovely home near Verteillac. Their foster mum, Marteke, says she will miss them when they are gone. That’s the hard part of fostering but we all really want to find…

Angelic litter of kitties looking for homes (3 x male, 2 x female)

Arun, Ashton, Aimee, Arnie and Abbie had a traumatic start in life. They came into Acorn Cat Rescue quite scared and were very shy with us. However, we are experienced with bringing around scaredy-cats and thank our volunteer cat-cuddlers (It’s a tough job!) for their help. These kittens are now fine with their carers and…

Tohbi’s Cool Adventure

Tohbi was in a devilish mood When he jumped in the fridge for food He scoffed the ham Got stuck in the jam And when removed, thought how rude!!

Our update on our longest stayer, Jemima! 

As many of you know, Jemima has been with Acorn Cat Rescue since January 2017. Her history was unknown as we picked her up from a vet where she had been abandoned. At first, it took her ages to settle in. She was spiteful to us and to most of the other cats. We were…