Adopt a cat

Start your search for your purr-fect feline friend, meet the cats available for adoption, find out about our rehoming process and read some lovely stories of the latest cats to have found their happy homes.

Meet the cats
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We've been rehoming cats of all ages, shapes and sizes since 1883. Meet the cats, find out about rehoming and start your search for your perfect feline friend.

Cat rehoming gallery Cat rehoming gallery

Meet all the cats looking for new homes

Meet the cats
Cat rehoming process Cat rehoming process

​Find out about our simple three-step cat rehoming process

Rehome in three steps
10 reasons to adopt 10 reasons to adopt

Battersea will help you find the purr-fect pal

Reasons to adopt
Fostering cats Fostering cats

Give one of our cats a temporary home between homes

Apply to foster
​Giving up your cat ​Giving up your cat

​Thinking of giving up your cat for adoption?

What to do
Cat rehoming stories Cat rehoming stories

Rehoming stories from our three centres

Happy endings
Cat care advice Cat care advice

Expert advice on caring for your feline friend

Read our advice
Gifts for cat lovers Gifts for cat lovers

Find the purrfect gift for the cat lover in your life

Find a gift

Donation block


£5 a month

would help pay for the care needed by some of our dogs and cats.

Flynn 345708

£8 a month

could pay for all the care our hand-reared puppies and kittens need.

Purdys Kittens 72

£12 a month

would give frightened dogs and cats the care and treatment they need to recover.

Ralph 340463 03

£20 a month

would give sick cats and dogs round-the-clock nursing care.

Little Lady with Vet Nurse Emma 08 crop

Other amount

Floyd 342545 13


can buy a scratching post for one of the thousands of cats we care for each year

Doodles 342074 06


would pay for a cat or dog to be microchipped

Scarlett and Lauren Nurse in Clinic 36


would keep one abandoned animal safe, warm and well

Tom 341455 -  69


can buy beds, bowls, toys and treats to give comfort to five dogs in our care.

Bonnie 342374 13

Other amount

Nobu 326820, Nando 326821 10