Peyia Animal Rescue Club, Peyia, Paphos,Cyprus

by Sue
(Peyia,Paphos, Cyprus)

Kitten to be homed

Kitten to be homed

Kitten to be homed
Kitten to be homed
Angel has a nervous problem but we have found her a loving forever home
Beautiful cat found in Limassol

Peyia Animal Rescue Club (PARC)exists to help sick and injured stray and feral cats and dogs in the Peyia area. We treat sick animals and if it is a feral cat then it is returned to it's home area and we keep a check on it to ensure it remains safe; if the animal is a stray then we try to find it a new forever home. We feed over 200 free-living and feral cats around the village of Peyia EVERY DAY - this is done by a number of volunteers who all have a certain number of groups that they look after.

We do not have an actual Shelter so we are totally dependent on people providing care for the dogs or cats until a forever home becomes available. We also try to help people who unfortunately need to rehome a family pet because of changes in circumstances by helping them to advertise the animal on our website.

In the past year we have successfully found homes for 75 dogs and 120 cats, many of whom we have rescued from the streets and treated for various illnesses and injuries.

To pay for veterinary bills and food for all of these animals we have to raise around 50,000 euros every year and we do this by asking for public donations and by holding various fund-raising events such as Coffee Mornings, evening Dinners, Quiz Nights and Bric-a-brac stalls at various events. All of our volunteers help us for free and every cent we raise is used directly for the welfare of the animals.

Our main Web-Site is at and our Rehoming site can be accessed directly at

Comments for Peyia Animal Rescue Club, Peyia, Paphos,Cyprus

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

May 30, 2011
Thank you!
by: Leena

Thank you for sharing your cat rescue's information. I have been to Cyprus myself, and to Greek islands, and it is obvious that at the end of each tourist season there are plenty of kittens in great need of care. Being used to getting food from the tourists, the harsh reality of winter must be a shock.... Even if the climate is warm.

I remember being awakened to this reality when in Santorini - a local animal protection organization had glued their information to lamp posts and fences, telling the tourists what happens to the cute kittens they feed during their holiday... Also a girl at a local grocery store said that no one buys cat food from the shop except the tourists. So it seems locals don't often care much about these cats.

Good to see you are doing your part to help in this problem in Cyprus. I hope your page here will spread the knowlege of your valuable work.

Leena :)

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to House Cat Shelters.

My Books

Mr Mummific

An ancient friend of mine, Mr Mummific dictated a book about how he became a mummy - and I was his scribe and artist. The book is available at and

On my other website he continues his stories about life in ancient Egypt.


The Nephilim Quest Series

The first book in an epic fantasy series based on human mythology. The search for the mythical Watchers, the angels who fathered the Nephilim, the half-angels. A story that moves on three levels - our times, ancient Greece and ancient Egypt. 

Preview Nephlim Quest 1: Shadowhunter online

You'll find the book on,, Smashwords, Kobo, iBooks and Payhip.


My Author Blog

Subscribe to Leena Maria by Email


CLICK HERE OR ON THE BOOK COVER, read the beginning of the book and if you like to read the rest of the story, nominate the book.

If the book makes it to Amazon’s Kindle Press program, all those who nominated the book will get it for free.

This is the book I originally wrote as my NaNoWriMo project in November 2016, A mixture of witches, spells, ancient Egypt and afterlife – with a dystopian sprinkle.

If you are looking for demanding coloring, check:

Online Coloring Books Magazine - nr.1

It shows you step by step how to color this pretty Abyssinian cat with flowers. Each page has a color sample, and all the techniques are explained.