Events

  • Walk or Run for Annex Cat Rescue on October 16! Last year was our first participating in the Charity Challenge. We were bowled over by the enthusiastic response from our supporters and team members! In addition to the money raised, for which we (and ACR kitties) were very grateful, we genuinely had a great time doing the race and invite you to join our team ...
  • Kittens Galore Adoptathon Our next Adoptathon will be at Global Pet Foods High Park on Saturday August 20. Come stop by and see if one (or two) of the many kittens in ACR care is right for your family.
  • ACR at the CNE Cat Show Annex Cat Rescue will be down at the 2016 CNE for the 45th Annual Cat Show on August 27 & 28. We will not have cats with us for this event. It is primarily an outreach effort to bring awareness to the issues of feral and stray cats in Toronto. We will have “purr pads” ...
  • Mega Pet Adoption Event Annex Cat Rescue will be bringing cats to this event, only on Saturday July 9. No kittens (cats under 6 months of age) will be in attendance.
  • Annex Cat Rescue’s 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. When: Tuesday June 28th, 2016 6:30-8:30pm (doors open at 6:00pm) Where: Trinity St. Paul’s Centre (Rainbow Room) 427 Bloor Street West (2 blocks west of Spadina) Toronto, ...
  • Annex Family Festival Hot on the heels of the Taste of Little Italy Festival, Annex Cat Rescue will have a booth at this Sunday’s Annex Family Fair. Come find us outside Trinity St. Paul’s United Church on the south side, between Robert and Major. We have a new shipment of catnip logs and mats and other treats! About the ...
  • Kick Off Summer Adoptathon We’re back at our friends Pet Uno for our next Adoptathon on Saturday June 25, from 10:00am to approximately 5:00pm. We will have 6 kittens and 5 adult cats.
  • Taste of Little Italy (Volunteers Laura H and Gayle K at the Taste of Little Italy Festival last weekend) Annex Cat Rescue will be at Taste of Little Italy. We will have a table set up in front of  our friends, Pet Uno. We will not have any cats there but we will have lots of catnip goodies and friendly ...
  • PetSmart National Adoption Weekend Annex Cat Rescue will be participating in PetSmart Charities‘ National Adoption Weekend event on this coming Saturday May 14 from 10:00 to 4:00 pm. We hope to see you at the PetSmart Stockyards store (75 Gunns Rd)!
  • May Adoptathon at Global Pet Foods Join us at our next Adoptathon on Saturday May 7 at Global Pet Foods (High Park) between 10 am and 3 pm. Special reduced adoption fees.
  • Spring Adoptathon at Pet Uno Come visit us Saturday April 23 at Pet Uno (575 College St) and see if we have a new furry family member that is the right fit for you. Or just stop by to chat with us about feral cats, volunteering, cat videos… we’d love to meet you!
  • National Volunteer Week 2016 This National Volunteer Week, we’d like to honour, salute, and thank our 400+ volunteers. Annex Cat Rescue has been a 100% volunteer-run organization since the day it was founded 19 years ago. It is because of the continuous support, care, and dedication of all of our volunteers that ACR has been able to help hundreds ...
  • Global Pet Foods Adopt-a-Thon This coming Saturday, we’ll be at Global Pet Foods, 2100 Bloor St W (just west of High Park) from about 10 am to 5 pm. Drop by and see if there’s a furry friend that’s right for your family!
  • My Purrfect Valentine – Charity Fundraiser Join us for an evening of comedy on Sunday February 14 at 7:00 pm All proceeds will be given to Annex Cat Rescue. Raffle Prizes and Silent Auction. Thank you to our sponsors for their past and continued support: Via Rail, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, Pet Uno, Global Pet Foods, Hops and Robbers, Nutrience, Insomnia. Get your tickets today!
  • Be Mine? PetSmart Adopt-a-Thon Annex Cat Rescue will be participating in PetSmart Charities‘ National Adoption Weekend but only for one day: Saturday February 13 at PetSmart Stockyards. We’ll have some of our cats who are looking for good homes there and be able to answer any questions you may have about volunteering with us or about feral cat colony ...
  • Share the Warmth – Adopt-a-Thon
  • New Year, New Start Adoption Promotion ACR’s special needs cats can’t see their disabilities – they just want to be loved in a forever home. Be their hero and ACR will guide you along the way with post-adoption support! Our special needs cats are available at a reduced adoption rate.
  • The Artisans’ Gift Fair Annex Cat Rescue will once again be participating in The Artisans’ Gift Fair at the Tranzac Club. Please come visit our table & purchase quality handcrafted gifts for your furry friends! Your purchases will benefit ACR cats in need of a forever home. Our volunteers will be happy to help you find a purrrfect gift for your ...
  • #GivingTuesdayCA   Annex Cat Rescue is participating in Canada’s third annual day of giving back to the community, #GivingTuesdayCA. It’s a day where charities, companies and individuals join together to share commitments, rally for favourite causes and think about others. More than 4,200 Canadian charities and businesses have joined the movement so far. Last year’s #GivingTuesdayCA ...
  • Adopt a Senior Cat Promotion Why adopt an adult cat? When you adopt an adult cat, you know what you are getting. Their personalities are fully developed as are their body sizes and shapes. They are often up for adoption through no fault of their own; rather it is usually due to their previous owners’ issues: a new baby, allergies, ...
  • PetSmart Charities™ National Adoption Weekend   Annex Cat Rescue will be participating in PetSmart Charities’ National Adoption Weekend on Saturday November 14 and Sunday November 15. Come visit us at PetSmart Stockyards (map) between 10 am and 5:00 pm!
  • #UberKITTENS! We’re very excited to be participating in #UberKITTENS and working with @Uber_Canada in Toronto this Thursday along with Just Paws Cat Rescue, Team Cat Rescue and the Etobicoke Humane Society. Find out how you can participate! Our ACR UberKITTEN stars are: Bombalurina – Female, tortoiseshell Rumpleteazer – Female, tortoiseshell with white chin and chest Mungojerrie – Male, black ...
  • National Feral Cat Day What is National Feral Cat Day? Alley Cat Allies launched National Feral Cat Day®  in 2001 to raise awareness about feral (also called community) cats, promote Trap-Neuter-Return, and empower and mobilize the millions of compassionate people who care for them. National Feral Cat Day® is observed on October 16 every year. The theme for National Feral Cat Day® ...
  • Run or Walk For ACR on October 18 This year marks Annex Cat Rescue’s first year participating as an Official Charity in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, October 18th, 2015. Every dollar that we raise goes towards veterinary expenses for cats in foster care, our feral cat colonies and our Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) program. We have 23 people on the team so far and ...
  • Fall Adopt-a-Thon at Global Pet Foods This Saturday, come by and visit with some of our cats who are ready to move on to their forever homes and/or chat with us about the many ways you can volunteer with us to help. We’ll be at Global Pet Foods (map) from 10 am until 5 pm.
  • PetSmart Charities’ National Adoption Weekend   Annex Cat Rescue will be participating in PetSmart Charities’ National Adoption Weekend on Saturday September 12 and Sunday September 13. Come visit us at PetSmart Stockyards (map) between 10 am and 5:00 pm!
  • 31st Veg Food Fest Annex Cat Rescue will be at the 31st Veg Food Fest at Harbourfront Centre, Friday September 11th – Sunday September 13th. FREE ADMISSION Friday – 4pm-9pm Saturday – 12pm-9pm Sunday – 12pm-7pm Harbourfront Centre 235 Queen’s Quay West Toronto Swing by our booth in the Lake View Market to talk about adoption or volunteer opportunities and stock up on some ...
  • ACR at the CNE Cat Show Annex Cat Rescue will be down at the 2015 CNE for the 44th Annual Cat Show on August 29 & 30. We will not have cats with us for this event. It is primarily an outreach effort to bring awareness to the issues of feral and stray cats in Toronto. We will have “purr pads” ...
  • August Adopt-a-Thon at Pet Uno Are you looking to adopt a new furry friend into your home? Come see us at our next Adopt-a-Thon this Saturday August 15th, from 10 am to 5 pm. We’ll be at Pet Uno (map)!
  • PURR Toronto Feline Film & Arts Festival Join Annex Cat Rescue in celebrating World Cat Day at the inaugural PURR Toronto Feline Film & Arts Festival this Saturday. The event will feature films/videos and Q&As, guest speakers, face painting, giveaways and more! Pawsway, 245 Queens Quay West (map) Saturday August 10, 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm There is no fee to attend, but ...
  • Summer Adopt-a-Thon at Pet Uno In the neighbourhood? Stop by and chat with us on Saturday July 18 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. We’d love to meet you.
  • Ryerson Winter Vegfest Join Annex Cat Rescue at the Ryerson Winter Vegfest on March 12! WHO: T​he V​egetarian Education Student Group at Ryerson is proud to launch an exciting new project ­ the Ryerson Winter VegFest.​This festival will feature over 30 vendors which include a host of local companies, established businesses and emerging brands, as well as community organizations, ...
  • Pet Uno Adopt-a-thon Saturday March 14th 10am – 5pm Pet Uno 675 College St. (at Beatrice), Toronto Come meet some of our adorable adoptable cats and kittens.

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