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Cocktails raise £372.17 for black cats!

Last month was National Black Cat Month and three local bars sold Black Cat Cocktails to help raise awareness and funds for black cats at Bluebell Ridge, raising a total of £372.17.

The Black Cat Pub & Grill in St Leonards, The Clown in Hastings town centre and The Stag in Hastings old town all gave very kind donations for each Black Cat cocktail sale and customers were keen to try the drink, which contained cherry brandy, coke, cranberry juice and vodka. The Clown also held a Rock ‘n’ Roll Bingo evening to launch the cocktail at the beginning of the month. 

Nikki Hawes, Income Generation and Marketing Officer for Bluebell Ridge said: “We would like to say a big thank you to The Black Cat Pub & Grill, The Clown and The Stag for kindly supporting our work. Also, thank you to everyone who purchased a cocktail – your donation will help us to continue caring for black cats in need.  During October, seven black cats in our care were adopted, which is an amazing amount and we believe that the Black Cat Cocktail campaign helped to highlight the issue of black cats being overlooked in rescue centres because of their colour.”


Published on Sunday 12th November 2017

 

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Tabby DSH, female, 1 year approx.Henrietta has come on such a long way with her confidence since she arrived at the cattery. With lots of TLC and trust building, she's gone from a scared little cat, too afraid to allow contact, to popping out of her pod to sit on your lap for a fuss (and a few cheeky treats). She's also started to explore the cattery a little, but comes back to us for a bit of rub round for reassurance. She's an amazing little character who, with a nurturing and committed owner or older family, will blossom and grow in confidence all the more. She's such a gentle cat, and with not a bad bone in her body, she's looking for someone to give her a second chance.
Ginger DSH, male, 14 years old approx.Ivan is a dear and sensitive gentleman who was a stray before he came to us and looked like he had to fend for himself for some time. He would like nothing more than a cosy home to call his own, and a safe spot to snuggle down. Ivan is very shy and requires a patient owner who he could learn to trust and gain confidence. Once he is comfortable, he will really enjoy a fuss and loves being brushed. He would like a quiet home with an older family and could possibly be an indoor cat in a spacious environment. His adoption fee will be reduced as we'd rather Ivan spent his senior years in a comfortable loving home.Ivan is currently in a foster home. Please ask for details.  
Ginger and white DLH, female, 11 years old approx.Tess is a beautiful girl with a personality to match. She is looking for a fresh start in life with someone who can shower her with love, as she so deserves. She is very loveable and enjoys snuggling up on your lap for a snooze. She would be a perfect companion for someone looking for a homely cat. Her confidence has come on leaps and bounds since she came to us. When she first arrived, she was in shock initially and was very scared of the other cats around her. Although still not keen on her feline neighbours, she's realised she's safe and this has allowed her loving nature to shine through. She would therefore really benefit from a home as only pet and without young children where she can kick back and relax. Whoever adopts this gorgeous girl will be very lucky and well rewarded.
 
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Bluebell Ridge
(RSPCA) Cat Rehoming Centre
Tel: 01424 752121
(11am-3pm every day except Thurs)
RSPCA Emergency Helpline:
0300 1234 999