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Riverhaven Elderly Cat Welfare

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A Happy Ending Riverhaven Elderly Cat Welfare, Courtenay House, Sampford Courtenay Railway Station, Okehampton, EX20 2SP Tel : 01837-53250 email : RIVHAVEN@aol.com (Please do not visit except by prior arrangement). I have had people say to me in disgust, "You support a cat charity? ... Read review

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Community Level 6Schmutzie


A Happy Ending.

AdvantagesA wonderful home for their last years.

DisadvantagesIt costs.

"...In 1996 her dream of Riverhaven was realised, though there is still much to be done before it’s as they want it. At present they have 61 cats, though the number has risen as high as 120, which was very difficult to cope with. Running costs are £29/34,000 a year, and could not be met if Michael were not a freelance musician and Jackie had a part-time job. People who bring cats to them rarely leave any donation to pay for their care. Some ex-owners ..." Read review

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Community Level 1murphysmum

Quick review of Riverhaven Elderly Cat Welfare

"I 1st came across Riverhaven in 1998.its got to be the only rescue that realise oldies need time as well. Im back to supporting it again after a finances were a bit short,

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Community Level 1Machiavelli



AdvantagesOld cats need our help - Riverhaven can deliver

DisadvantagesNothing negative to report

"...from divorce or separation. Riverhaven can provide a warm, loving home for those cats whose lives have been affected by domestic upheaval, illness and/or old age. My Mother supported Riverhaven for all the last years of her life and I was immensely proud of her. She recognised the amazing dedication which Jackie Southern devotes to her "guests". Supporters are welcomed by appointment; when my Mother visited she was thrilled to see how much love and ..." Read review

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Type Charity & Environmental


Listed on Ciao since 31/07/2003

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