Support us

There are many ways to support us:

Make a donation: To make a donation, please click on the yellow "Donate" button on the banner at the top of the website. Your donation, no matter how large or small, will make a difference to the lives of the unwanted cats and kittens in our care. Without you, we simply wouldn't be able to continue our valuable work. Thank you for your support.

Take part in a challenge event: From Treks in India and working with tigers, to abseils, zipwires, skydives and more, we welcome people to take part in our many exciting challenge events in aid of our Branch. Find out more here

Play our Weekly Cats Protection Lottery! As a charity, our Branch relies solely on the generosity and kindness of public donations to enable us to go on caring for local cats and kittens.

Why not help us by joining our weekly lottery?
It's just £1 to pay a week and you have great odds of winning!

There are 100 cash prizes of £5 to £1000. All players are also automatically entered into our Quarterly Super Draw, with a top prize of £10,000!

You can support Reading by selecting us in the donations option when you sign up in person,  by telephone - 01628 825 928, online at: or download your lottery form here Freepost to: RTJY -JUCB -AATE, Cats Protection, PO Box 1127, Maidenhead, SL6 3LN.

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Each draw will take place on Friday and the winners list will be available online the following Monday, at or you can hear it by calling 01628 201 265. Find out more information about the weekly lottery here.

Sign up for the Pets at Home VIP CLub and help us collect Lifelines

The VIP club means you can enjoy money-saving offers on food, toys and accessories for your pets - and support us at the same time! When you register you’ll receive a VIP card, a 10% off voucher† and you can look forward to regular offers, tips, advice and a free magazine.
Each time you swipe your VIP card you can support our work by collecting Lifelines. Every three months our Lifelines will be exchanged for Pets at Home vouchers which we’ll spend to help the animals in our care. Join the club today at your local Pets at Home store or at to help support: Reading Branch of Cats Protection.

Cat Pen Sponsorship  Hungry, homeless and alone, so many cats arrive at our Branch.

Sponsoring a cat pen is one of the best ways you can help,
providing them with shelter, food, warmth, medical care and the love they need.

It's easy to become a sponsor, right now, for as little as 19p a day. Sponsorship also make a lovely gift for a fellow cat lover in your life.

To get started, just choose the cat and the pen you would like here:
Please use this link and Reading branch will recieve 100% of your sponsorship.

You'll get close to some very special cats as a sponsor
To start off your journey as a Cats Protection Sponsor, you will receive a fantastic welcome pack including a personalised certificate, your very first photo introducing you to the lovely cat you are currently helping care for in your pen, a photo album to collect pictures of all the cats that go through your pen, and a window sticker!

That's not all - throughout your time as a sponsor we will keep you updated with regular newsletters and photos of the cat in your pen and will update you by email with photos, videos, stories and all the sponsorship news. you can even access the sponsor area on our website where you can see more information on the cats you are helping, including videos and wonderful photo's of your current sponsor cat. Thank you xx