If you can volunteer your time to help our kitties, email Marilyn

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Thought for the day..."If a cat didn't put his foot down now and then,
how could his humans remain possessed?
" --Winnifred Carriere

Cat-related Mystery Review
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Memorial Pages for ChesterMyles and NEADY Cats resident Cleo

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NEADY Cat Buster

Owner is Carol Parker of West Boylston, MA


Belle and her three babies, born October 14.

NEADY Cat Tony stars in his own movie!


NEADY Cat Tony is shown briefly resting in a scene from his movie, "Fetch" This action film has him reaching for the sky in thrilling leaps. This talented feline has since been adopted, and has presumably ended his acting career. To view this short movie, click here.


The fourteenth annual Harold Moses Paws for Walking was held at the Sterling Rail Trail on October 4. Despite the rainy weather, the walk was well attended. Our goal was $2000. To date, we have raised $2800. The kitties thank everyone who helped to make this event a success.

The NEADY Cats get ready to
"Trick or Treat"


Holiday Lights of Love

Our shelter mascots Wally and Bea invite you to this year's celebration on Saturday, December 13 from 11:00AM to 12:30PM. Help us celebrate the season with a Holiday tree lighting.


For your $10 donation, you will receive a wooden ornament, gold in honor of your pet and silver in memory of your pet. 100% of your donation will go to help the shelter kitties.



There are some cats looking for forever homes who require a little more understanding and care. Read about this month's Special Cat

"Common Sense" for sale
at NEADY Cats


The kitties have a little "Common Sense" and want to share it with you. These cleansers, moisturizers, and shampoos are all natural. They never contain synthetic fragrances, synthetic preservatives, or artificial colors.

You can call or email Marilyn to order and pick up your selections. All profits will go to NEADY Cats.

Mystery Mews Reviews


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Our kitties like to pose next to products in the cat room in hopes that a talent scout will find them and they will become as famous as Morris.


Here's another book in a
popular cat-related mystery series.

Click Here to read the review

NEADY Cats Receives
Award of Excellence

seal2a1The Independent Charities "Best in America" seal of excellence is award-ed to those mem-bers of Independent Charities of America and Local Independent Charities of America that have, upon rigorous independent review been able to certify, document, and demonstrate on an annual basis that they meet the highest standards of public accountability, program effectiveness, and cost effectiveness. Of the one million charities operating in the US today, it is estimated that fewer than 50,000, or 5 percent, meet or exceed these standards, and of those, fewer than 2,000 have been awarded this Seal of Excellence.


catbutton1You can easily make a donation to NEADY Cats by clicking on the picture at the right (or the donation box on the left side of every page). We receive 100% of your gift. A low fee of 2.85% is deducted from American Express donations.

You will be transferred  to a secure server where you can make a donation to our kitties.  GiveDirect is the name that will appear on your credit card statement - not NEADY Cats. With the GiveDirect credit card processing service, no fees are taken on your Visa or MasterCard donation.

NEADY Cats is a member of LIC (Local Independent Charities), a federation of over 600 local non-profit charitable organizations. Click here to go to LIC's website.


NEADY Cats is a member of GuideStar. GuideStar's database includes information on all IRS-registered 501(c) nonprofit organizations that may accept tax-deductible contributions.

Currently, there are more than 850,000 organizations on the database. You are urged to go to the GuideStar web site and read all about NEADY Cats.

Gifts large and small are important. Charitable giving is not only for the wealthy! Make a contribution from your estate through a bequest. Visit Leave a Legacy to learn how to do it.


In the year ending August 31, 2013 the shelter placed 97 cats and kittens in loving homes.

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NEADY Cats is open 7 days a week BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Privacy Protection Policy - NEADY Cats does not sell, disclose, or exchange donor information or mailing lists
with any other public, private, or non-profit organization.

NEADY Cats Inc. (dba Cats In Need) P.O. Box 213 West Boylston, MA 01583
Telephone (978) 422-5116 - Fax (508) 835-5478

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