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2016 Annual General Meeting

Please join us for our 2016 Annual General Meeting. Share in last year’s successes. Help us plan for the year ahead. Meet your fellow supporters. Ask questions. Enjoy some refreshments and good company. Where: Trinity St. Paul’s Centre 427 Bloor Street West Toronto, Ontario (just west of Spadina) Map When: Tuesday June 20th, 2017 6:30-8:30pm (doors open at 6:00pm) Spread your […]

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Help us raise $50K for homeless cats!

This fall, Annex Cat Rescue is once again participating in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge… our third time out and a chance to best our amazing 2016 fundraising achievement of $42,000, a sum made possible thanks to a $20,000 matching donation from an extremely generous donor. And here’s the big news: that same angel donor is […]

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Happy Tails: Wilbur

Willy aka Wilbur

“He’s the love of my life!” Wilbur’s adoptive mother gushes as she strokes the chin of her brown tabby. Wilbur is curled on Gabrielle’s lap looking up at her adoringly. “Willy didn’t take any time at all to be comfortable in the house. He was quick to find a lap to snuggle on from his […]

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Looking for the purrrfect gift for Mother’s Day?

See our Purrrfect Gifts for Moms.

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Happy Tails: Toast and Pancakes

Toast formerly Miss Toes

Rebecca first became a cat fan while living outside of Canada. She fell in love with a street cat who she named “Knargles” that wandered into her apartment and stuck around. Sadly, Knargles passed shortly after Rebecca returned to Toronto, but there was a silver lining to her brief encounter with the kitty. “I think […]

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Purrrfect Gifts for Mother’s Day

mother's day gifts for cat-lovers

Mother’s Day honours the person whose love is forever unconditional. Make this Mother’s Day extra special by showing that all mothers matter – including feline ones – by offering a Purrrfect Gift. Each gift comes with the option of an e-card or a physical one (delivered to you or your Mom, your choice). Both feature […]

Happy Tails: Ollie

Ollie dressed up for the Oscars

Ollie’s story starts in November 2015. There were spells of cold in Toronto. No big deal, landlords finally turned on some heat, people put on mittens, started browsing trips to the Caribbean and spoke in length about how cold they got from car to the office door. For Ollie, it was a big deal. The […]

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National Volunteer Week

For 20 years, Annex Cat Rescue has excelled on the energy of passionate people like you! You are part of a dedicated community of over 350 volunteers tirelessly working to improve the lives of Toronto’s homeless cats. Thank you!

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Happy Tails: Lenny

Lenny and Jamie

Living behind a pizza store proved to be too much of a temptation for a gourmand like Lenny as the pizza diet had taken its toll on the senior cat’s health. When he was rescued by Annex Cat Rescue, he needed to be treated for diabetes. Now in his forever home and being fed a […]

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Happy Tails: Camille


For Cathy, the highly enjoyable process of adopting lovely Camille through Annex Cat Rescue eight years ago was akin to using a matchmaker. As Cathy explains, ACR weighed the needs of both parties – caregiver and cat – before making a recommendation. Though Cathy had adopted her previous cat Jamie through a shelter, she believes […]

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