Three cats have been rescued in Kilkenny on Tuesday, October 10 by the animal welfare organisation, My Lovely Horse Rescue.
Thankfully, there have been no feline fatalities on the day as a result of speedy response of the group.
The charitable organisation is actively concerned within the Kilkenny County Council Animal Welfare Charter Committee, which is chaired by Cllr Andrew McGuinness.
Co-founder, Director and volunteer Deborah Kenny stated that they obtained a name from relations of an elderly couple who had handed away concerning their three pet cats.
They made the journey to Kilkenny and caught two of the three cats, however then they obtained a name concerning a canine with a damaged leg within the Kilkenny space.
They introduced the poorly pup to a vet in Clonmel, who Deborah described as ‘amazing’ after which went again to try to catch the third ‘very clever little kitten’.
“We were absolutely going to get this cat, whether we had to stay there all night,” she stated.
She stated that the trick was to not rush and to be very light, and that espresso helped with taking part in the lengthy sport.
Deborah revealed she didn’t get home till 10pm that evening, and he or she did so having efficiently caught all three cats.
The cats have been feral however very comfortable and delicate with their house owners, Deborah described them as ‘a little bit wild but beautiful’.
The cat trio have been dropped at the vet on Thursday night and shall be dropped at their new home the next day.
They usually maintain the animals they rescue for a couple of days earlier than they transfer to their new home with a view to make certain they’re okay and in order to not overload them.
While they don’t all the time have a home able to go, fortunately on this occasion they already knew somebody who was blissful and in a position to soak up cats.
My Lovely Horse Rescue are contactable 24/7, they typically get calls from gardai in Kilkenny and Dublin as they’ve nowhere else to go in terms of conditions like this.
People additionally attain out on to the group, whether or not by way of cellular or social media.
“My telephone is all the time on,” stated Deborah.
My Lovely Horse Rescue is all the time searching for donations with a view to maintain doing the nice work they do and are additionally searching for individuals who could also be appropriate to foster.