Sunday 25 August 2019

Volunteering at the Annex Cat Rescue Booth at the CNE

Teena is a volunteer for the Annex Cat Rescue (ACR). Today I joined her and other volunteers at the ACR Booth at the CNE Cat Show.

Annex Cat Rescue is a 100% volunteer charity dedicated to addressing the plight of homeless cats in the Greater Toronto Area by: 
1- Humanely trapping homeless kittens and abandoned or stray adult cats for placement in our foster and adoption program; 

2- Feeding and providing medical care for feral cats in designated colonies; 

3- Curbing population growth in those colonies through trapping, spaying/neutering, and vaccinating; 

4- Educating the public on the compassionate treatment of homeless cats and responsible pet ownership; and 

5- Improving urban environments through community cooperation.

Author Regan W. H. Macaulay donated copies of her children's book, Beverlee Beaz the Brown Burmese for the show, with 100% of the sales going to ACR. She was there to sign copies of her book.

I took some time to wander away to take see some of the cats in the show.

I loved the ears on this Oriental Shorthair and previous winner of the kitten category.

A couple of more cuties.

It was a good time for a good cause. Our two cats, Crumpet and Muffin were adopted through the ACR. Please check out their website.

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