Toronto Cat Rescue

Ragdoll and Himalayan Rescue


Update: A HUGE heartfelt thank you for the outpouring of support surrounding our ragdoll and himalayan rescue. We greatly appreciate your generous donations (we surpassed our goal!), offers to foster, offers to adopt, and spreading the word about the rescue. *Thank YOU!*

We want to share with you Puff’s before and after picture – she is doing well in foster care. The cats should be available for adoption in 2-3 weeks.

Foster Applicants: We are happily overwhelmed with the amount of new foster families who want to open their door to these cats, we apologize if there is a delay in getting back to you about next steps – a volunteer will call you shortly.


Last week, TCR helped with another terrible hoarding case in the east end of city with Toronto Animal Services (TAS).  A former Ragdoll and Himalayan breeder wasn’t able to care for her cats anymore, and the cats were found in deplorable conditions.

Over 60 Ragdoll and Himalayan cats have been removed from the one bedroom apartment and brought to the shelter by animal control officers.  TAS staff are still working to assess them, but TCR has taken the cats in the worst shape to vet clinics.

All of the cats in TCR’s care have health issues that need immediate attention.  We need your help to get them the urgent vet care they need.  Make a donation today to help one of these cats get dental surgery, treatment for colds and eye infections, and shaving to remove painfully matted fur.

Please consider making a donation of $150 to sponsor one of them. This is the average veterinary cost for each cat rescued – bringing our fundraising goal to $5,000.

We also appreciate all of the support of new foster families – fill in our foster application today, and a volunteer will get back to you as soon as possible.  We are under so much pressure at this time of year with shelters being overcrowded with kittens and cats, your help is greatly appreciated!!

Summer Lov’n – Adopt!


$100 Adoption Fees Until August 31st!

All of our gorgeous cats over 8 months of age have a reduced adoption fee of $100 until August 31st (vs. our standard $175). These stunning felines are getting over looked because it is kitten season, so the caring volunteers of Toronto Cat Rescue are helping them to get noticed.

All cats in the Young, Adult or Senior section on our Adoptable Cats page are $100 – which is a great deal! Our fee includes: spay or neuter, vaccination and includes 6 weeks of free pet insurance. For City of Toronto residents, the adoption fee includes a mandatory City of Toronto cat license that is valid for one year.

We have cats of all ages and colours, cats that are playful and cats that are laid-back.  We have kid loving kitties, and cats that wish for adult-only homes.  Cats that love dogs, and cats that want to bethe only pet-love of your life.  We have low maintenance cats, and cats that require lots of tender loving care or medication. Please open your heart and home to a cat in foster care, a forever home is what all our cats wish for!

The adorable grey tabby pictured is Eudora – adopt her today!

Adopt-A-Thon Weekend: 3 Locations

Adoptathons are a great way to meet lots of cats and kittens outside of their foster homes.  Meet and adopt your forever buddy at one of the next events:

wagJuly 25th 10am – 4pm: Wag On The Danforth, Toronto: 1918 Danforth Ave. / 647-349-8263 /  All cats over 8 months have a special adoption fee of $100!
petsmartJuly 24th, starting at 5pm until July 26th at 5pm / PetSmart Cambridge: 600 Hespeler Road #68b / 519 621-9696 / All cats over 8 months have a special adoption fee of $100!
July 25th 9am – 9pm / July 26th 10am – 6pm  / PetSmart Scarborough: 12 William Kitchen Rd / 416-335-7922/ All cats over 8 months have a special adoption fee of $100!