Out of the Wild and into Our Homes….. It has become clear as I sit down to write these little bits that the task is made infinitely easier with Mabel and Juniper keeping me company on the couch. It is … Continue reading
The Gifford Cat Shelter recently entered the Ellen DeGeneres & Petco Foundation Holiday Wishes Campaign to compete for a $100k grant showcasing the great work our many supporters, volunteers, staff and board make possible. We wanted to share our feature … Continue reading
Bonnie Waltch, get ready for some good eating! As our final winner, you get a $50 gift card to the Deluxe Station Diner! Share this…
Andy and Jane Urban, get ready for a good time at the Hard Rock Cafe! As the penultimate winner of this year’s October Calendar Raffle, you just won a HR Cafe $70 gift card and T-shirt! Share this…
Did you know the Gifford Cat Shelter actively participates in trapping and partners with local trappers and rescues taking in a number of homeless and feral cats throughout the year? Each cat is spayed or neutered. For those who are … Continue reading
The Paw Project documentary opens in Boston on Wednesday, October 23rd at the Landmark Kendall Sq. Cinema at 7:30 for one night only hosted by the Gifford Cat Shelter in partnership with Dr. Conrad, a veterinarian who directed a moving … Continue reading
Thank you to everyone who attended our Fall Festival! Joy overfilled our hearts seeing so many people relaxing on our grass, petting, playing and sitting with our cats. It was a pleasure opening our cat home to our community, so … Continue reading
Louise is a 13-year-old grey domestic shorthair. While she enjoys the company of people, she prefers it to be a hands-off encounter. Lately she has been more receptive to chin and neck scratches. A cat savvy adopted will know and understand her moods and the signals she sends to indicate them.
She is seeking a forever home with someone who can appreciate her beauty, and does not need a cuddle-bug as a companion. Louise must go to a home with no other pets or children.
The Gifford Cat Shelter is a cageless, no-kill facility founded in 1884 and sponsored by Ellen Gifford.
The shelter is a pioneer in creating an environment that does not confine cats to small, movement-restricting cages.