Success Stories

Clara

Clara is a ginger-and-white beauty, between 16 and 20 weeks old. UPDATE: Clara has been adopted.

Maggie

Maggie is approximately 10 weeks old. UPDATE: Maggie has been adopted.

Samhain

Samhain is a male kitten of 14-16 weeks, small in stature but very friendly and socialised. He has been neutered, and is looking for a very comfy home with lots of cuddles to share. UPDATE:...

Jasper

Jasper is a male longhaired kitten of about 9 weeks. He is very friendly, and will be available for homing in five or six weeks once neutered and socialised. UPDATE: Jaspar has been adopted.

Charlotte

Charlotte is a beautiful, friendly female kitten of 6-7 months who was rescued from the Raddison Blu Hotel. She has currently a skin condition but once that's treated and she is spayed she will be...

Freddie & Moe

Freddie (black & white) & Moe are brother and sister, about four months old. They have both been spayed/neutered. Freddie is very outgoing; Moe is a little shyer. They are seeking a loving...

Anna

This beautiful female adult cat was found wandering near Creganna Medical, Parkmore, Galway, hence her name! She may have travelled there in an engine. She is already spayed, and when found had a...

Bonnie

Bonnie is a confident, outgoing female kitten of about 10 weeks. She is currently under venerinary care for a skin condition; she will be spayed and then will be ready for adoption after Christmas....

Mimi & Oscar

Mimi (female) and Oscar (male) are around 10 weeks old. They are very loving to each other so should be homed together. Both are cute and socialised and love to play. UPDATE: Mimi & Oscar have...

Danny

Danny is a stunning male kitten of 10 weeks. He has bags of personality and loves play and cuddle. UPDATE: Danny has been adopted.

Unnamed Kitten

This wee kitten (female, 6-8 weeks) was rescued in Tuam from under a business building. She is being fostered by GCR and once healthy and spayed at 14 weeks will seek a family pet home. UPDATE:...

Unnamed Cat

This lovely female of 8-9 months was found at Flannerys' hotel. She will be spayed shortly and, if unclaimed, will be up for adoption. She is a sweet natured softy who was definitely someone's pet...

Toffee

Toffee is a 12-week-old neutered and tailless kitten who is looking for a secure and loving home with a kind family. He likes the company of people, including playing with small children and other...

George

George is a neutered, male, semi-tame cat who has been fully treated for the flu he suffered when rescued. He is FIV/ELV negative. He was also quite starved so loves every morsel of food offered...

Sophie

Sophie is a 12-week-old kitten who will be spayed in the next 2-4 weeks. She loves company and snuggles! UPDATE: Sophie has been adopted.

Ellie

Ellie is a female of 9 weeks. She is a little shy at first, but loves attention once she relaxes. She will be neutered this week, and then will be available for adoption. UPDATE: Ellie has been...

Misty

Misty is a 12-week-old female, and is friendly and confident. She is to be neutered this week, and then will be seeking her forever home. UPDATE: Misty has been adopted.

Unnamed Kittens

Three new kittens, 8-10 weeks old, just rescued and as yet unnamed. They will be available once fully recovered and neutered/spayed, in about 6 weeks' time. UPDATE: All these kittens have been...

Heidi & Sammy

Two very bonded cats, spayed and vaccinated, who were former pets of the late Tricia (a GCR volunteer). Heidi is shy and Sammy less so, but both would need a home with experienced cat people who...

Frankie & Felix

Frankie and Felix are two friendly neutered boys, about 4-5 months old. They are looking for a home full of love. They are used to children and other cats. These boys will bring fun to any household...

Felicity

Felicity is a lovely friendly 5-66 month old pet kitten. She is spayed, treated for fleas and worms, and is ready for a loving home. UPDATE: Felicity is now named Mindy and has been adopted.

Dory & Piper

Dory and PIper are unweaned babies who were dumped on a rugby pitch. They will be available for adoption when they are older. UPDATE: Dory & Piper have been adopted.

Fred

Fred is a handsome male kitten of 12-14 weeks. He is a fun, all-action guy who likes a bit of rough play fun. He will be neutered in 3-4 weeks time, and will be available for adoption. UPDATE:...

Tia

Tia is a tortoiseshell kitten of 10 weeks, very relaxed now and in foster with Chloe and Penny. She is socialised to living with a family and other cats and kittens. UPDATE: Tia has been...

Penny

Penny is a lovely sweet-tempered kitten of 10 weeks who loves to play with her foster siblings, followed by a cuddle and a big sleep. Penny will be spayed in 4 weeks and is a healthy little lady...

Chloe

Chloe is a female kitten of 10 weeks who is full of fun and life. She likes other cats and kittens and will play for hours. Chloe will be spayed in 4 weeks and then be available for adoption....

Jeffrey

Jeffrey is a male kitten who was stuck in the engine of a van for some time. He is nervous and will be available to adopt when he is calm, socialised and a friendly neutered boy in 6-8 weeks time...

Humphrey

Humphrey is a lovely fellow: a friendly, calm, affectionate ginger and white male kitten of 11 weeks old. He likes to snuggle and chat, and will be available to adopt in 2-4 weeks. UPDATE:...

Robyn

Robyn is a longhaired black kitten of 8-9 weeks. She is very well socialised and will be spayed and ready to adopt at 14 weeks old. UPDATE: Robyn has been adopted.

Candi

Candi is a sweet tabby of 9 weeks who was rescued from the cavity wall of a building. She is very calm and sweet, and likes the company of other cats or kittens. She will be fully socialised for...

Fern

Fern is a female kitten of 11 weeks. She is a total purr machine, and a real family pet for the future. She loves to play and cuddle. Fern will be spayed in 4-6 weeks. UPDATE: Fern has been...

Unnamed kittens

These as-yet-unnamed female kittens are both about ten or eleven weeks old. They are not siblings, but they will be put together for socialisation. The tortie is currently being treated for leg...

Pixie & Hetty

Pixie and Hetty are sisters of the same litter, about 14 weeks old and due for spay in four weeks. Both are nearly finished with socialisation. UPDATE: Pixie & Hetty have been adopted.

Zayn

Zayn is male, and about 11 weeks old. He is already well socialised, and will be neutered a month or so. UPDATE: Zayn has been adopted.

Ted & Dougal

While not brothers, Ted and Dougal have bonded and are quite the double act. They are both about twelve weeks old, and will be neutered in another month or so. UPDATE: Ted & Dougal have been...

Will & Grace

Will and Grace are sibling kittens, about three months of age. They are still getting used to people, but will be socialised and neutered/spayed, at which point they will be ready for adoption....

Astrid and her kittens

Astrid is nursing four little ones. She is a beauty and is spayed and will be adoptable once the kittens are weaned for homing. She is under one year herself and very friendly. Her little ones will...

Polly & Penny

Polly (pink nose) and Penny (black nose) are sisters from the same litter, approximately 3 years old. They were rescued along with their mother and one other sibling from a garden. Polly is an...

Fionn & Saoirse

Fionn (white/tabby) and Saoirse (black long-haired) are a well-balanced pair: he is chilled and loves to be fussed about, while she is a bundle of energy and loves to play. They have bonded while in...

Charlie & Scamp

Charlie (ginger & white) is a neutered male kitten of around 12 weeks of age. Scamp (black) is a female kitten of 9 weeks of age, due to be neutered in 4-6 weeks. Although they were rescued...

Kat & Alfie

This pair of boy/girl siblings are only 10 weeks old and super social little bundles of fun. They will be spayed/neutered in the next 4-6 weeks, and will be ready to go their forever home together...

Finnegan

Finnegan is a 10-month-old neutered male white kitten. He is a relaxed, easygoing character, full of devilment but in a comical way. He seems to get along fine with other cats, but with his...

Danny Boy

Danny is a neutered male cat, approximately 1 year old. He is a playful, friendly, handsome boy who likes other cats, but ones young enough to enjoy his playfulness and sense of fun. He would make...

Claudine & Brigid

Claudine and Brigid are two female cats who were found scrounging for food in Salthill. They may or may not be related; but both are friendly females, and have been spayed, flea treated and wormed...

Cora

Cora is a stunning, spayed, all-white longhaired kitten of 6-7 months old. She is happy as an indoor-only cat as she is calm, relaxed and disinterested in the great outdoors! Her white coat also...

Pumpkin

Pumpkin is a very intelligent little girl. She is also a bit of a kleptomaniac - her fosterer keeps finding cat toys that she has stolen from around the house in the room that has been designated her...

Susie

UPDATE: Susie has been adopted. Susie is a neutered female kitten aged between 12 and 14 weeks. She came into Galway Cat Rescue care as a feral kitten, but with time and care is growing to trust...

Rigolas & Duchess

Rigolas (tabby) is a well-socialised, neutered rescue male kitten of 7 months. He is playful and friendly, and enjoys the company of his companion Duchess. Duchess (white & black) is a spayed...

Tilly & Coco

UPDATE - Tilly & Coco have been adopted. Tilly (tabby) is a love bug - she loves cuddles and will happily sit purring on your lap for hours. She gives great headbuts and kisses and has the...

Paddy

Paddy is an elder statesman of 8-10 years old. He is neutered, health checked and flea/wormed. He was rescued after being found astray in the Knocknacarra area of Galway city. He has been in foster...

Ernie

Ernie's a real gentleman of a cat. Although he has a lot of energy for playtime with adults and other cats, he's a very calm and relaxed cat who'll drop any high-energy fun activity for pets or a...

Portia & Pattie

These two sisters were found in a cardboard box. They are about 14 weeks old, very friendly and playful and really close, so they need a home together. Portia (black) is the leader and she has the...

Jackie

UPDATE - Jackie has been adopted. Jackie is a black beauty and she knows it! She is about seven months old, a lively and energetic kitten who loves everything that moves, loves to climb the cat...

Joey

UPDATE - Joey has been adopted. Joey is a beautiful male tabby kitten, about 7 months old. He likes to chase the feather toy and to play soccer with ping-pong balls, but he is a nonetheless quiet...

Riley

UPDATE: Riley has been adopted. Riley is a female kitten of 12-14 weeks. She is a super-friendly little girl who loves nothing better than a lap to snuggle up on in the evenings. She is very...

Tabatha

UPDATE: Tabatha has been adopted. This beautiful kitten was rescued and is being socialised by Agnes. She is about 12 weeks old and a snuggler who likes company and play. She will be spayed in...

Zoe

Zoe is just the sweetest and calmest girl, although she requires some patience in the beginning as she's a bit shy of new people. She loves attention and playtime with other cats and her trusted...

Mabel

Mabel is a beautiful girl with a beautiful, affectionate and calm nature. She loves the company of people but is a bit wary and mistrustful of other cats. She would not require an indoor-only home,...

Ally

UPDATE: Ally has been adopted. Ally is a female kitten aged around 12-14 weeks. She came in to GCR care as a feral kitten with her sister Susie and brother Joey, but is beginning to see the...

Oscar

His fosterer calls him Oscar because he's the furthest thing from a grouch there is! He's an extremely sweet, affectionate and laid-back young lad with a particularly calm demeanour. He is a two-...

Mr Cat

Mr Cat is an inside/outside cat; he is quite happy to use a tray when inside. He is chatty, and likes cuddles and attention. He is easy-going and loves to play, and could possibly get to know other...

Betty & Troy

Betty is a really sociable, affectionate kitten who loves nothing more than basking in the centre of attention, preferably 24/7! She loves being around her human the whole time...

Oreo

Oreo is nine months old, and is definitely one of the most affectionate kittens his fosterer have come across. When rescued, the poor little guy was so hungry he'd been eating turf. He shows...

Tilly

Tilly is a little cutie full of love and affection, who loves nothing more than to curl up on your lap or around your neck if she can get away with it. She is currently in a foster home with two...

Roxy

Beautiful Roxy is a friendly spayed female cat of one year or less who seeks a loving home. She is a beauty and tolerates another cat and a dog in her foster home, but ideally would love to be a...

Fionn & Fleur

Fionn is a chilled-out cat who with patience and time will become a wonderful companion. He does love being petted and fussed once he feels safe and comfortable and has a bolt hole to escape to. He...

Tammy & Margo

Tammy (tabby & white) was found stray and alone as a small sickly kitten near Galway Shopping Centre, on the Headford Road in Galway city, She was taken in by Galway Cat Rescue, fully health...

Zack

Zack is Jimmy's brother – they're like peas in a pod! Zack is such a friendly boy and would be a marvellous addition to any family. He is vaccinated, parasite-treated and neutered. UPDATE: Zack...

Rory

This cool dude is Rory. He's super-friendly and would love a forever home! He is neutered, health-checked and vaccinated. UPDATE: Rory was adopted and went to his forever home in January 2015.

Misty

Little Misty is the only female in a litter of four rescued by Galway Cat Rescue. She is a lovely friendly girl, spayed, parasite-treated and vaccinated. UPDATE: Mist was adopted and went to her...

Jimmy

Jimmy is one of four kittens in a litter rescued with their mother by Galway Cat Rescue. He is a gorgeous friendly boy, neutered, parasite-treated, health-checked and vaccinated. UPDATE: Jimmy has...

Spencer & Susie

Spencer and Susie were adopted in October 2014, and went to a lovely home in the Galway countryside with children, another cat and a dog for company. Spencer is a grey male, and Susie is his ebony...

Floyd & Finn

A pair of 16-week-old neutered brothers. These were born in Galway Cat Rescue care and are extremely healthy, sociable, happy and fun kittens. They can happily play the day away. These boys are...

Chlöe

Chlöe is a beautiful all-black young lady of about ten months old with hypnotic yellow eyes. She was in an emaciated condition when rescued at the end of July but is now healthy and happy in her...

Gizmo

Gizmo is a fabulous and friendly cat of about 3 years, looking for a forever home. He enjoys being indoors and outdoors equally. He is a little shy at first with new peopl, but once he knows you he...

Sunny

Sunny is a female cat of about seven or eight years old. She is a sweet girl who would make a calm and content companion cat in a quiet home. She does not like many other cats, but would do well with...

Beauty

Beauty was rescued by a member of the public with a septic womb that extended out to the full skin depth on her abdomen. She required extensive and expensive repair surgeries which at no time could...

Walter

Walter was found with his two eyes glued shut at the side of a road. On Galway Cat Rescue's advice, he was taken to the veterinary clinic where it was decided not to give up hope and treat the eyes...

Rosy & Marvin

Rosy and Marvin are mother and son, and very attached to each other. They are looking for a home together. They are very affectionate and like to cuddle; but at the same time they are independent...

Pixie

Pixie is a lovely, playful and totally sociable girl of about six or seven months. She loves cuddles, and especially likes sleeping in the bed of a trusted person. She also loves to play with other...

Molly & Sally

Molly & Sally are two very attached, attention-loving sisters with the sweetest natures. Sally gets quite excited when a trusted person appears, as sho loves to have her back stroked. Molly loves...

Bea

Bea is about three years old, and was rescued on the NUI Galway campus where she was a stray. She is spayed and treated for fleas and worms. Bea is very affectionate with humans, but she dislikes...

Ali

Ali is a wonderfully affectionate cat who had a tough start in life. As a kitten she was involved in an accident resulting in a few broken bones, but she has bounced  back to become a loving,...

Ruby

Ruby is a stunning tortie of a year-old. She is simply a super-friendly and affectionate companion who loves to have her spot in the window or by the fire of an evening. She is spayed, parasite...

Romeo

Romeo is Ruby's foster sibling. He is a fine fellow of 11-12 months old who is neutered, parasite treated and vaccinated. He is famous for his yoga poses by the fire as he simply loves to relax in...

Alfie

Alfie was found by the side of the road in May 2012, very thin, emaciated and wounded. He was taken to the vet to be put to sleep, as he seemed beyond recovery. He nudged the vet's hand to be petted...

Milly & Molly

Millie and Molly came into my life on the evening of the day (7 December 2011) when I lost my beloved Meg, when she went into Ark Vets in St. Mary's Road for some tests on her lungs and didn't pull...