Welcome to Cats Protection Wellington

Finding loving new homes for Wellington’s homeless cats since 1982.

"We help if we can."

With the return to Level 1 comes the return of (limited) casual cat time. For the most part - from 12pm to 3pm on Saturdays and Sundays - visitors must make an appointment to meet or adopt our cats. However we are now leaving the 3pm to 4pm slot open on both days for those who just wish...

Donate to CPL

We exist because of the generosity of people just like you. If you are able to help out with our work, please click the Donate button below to make a donation.


Adopt a cat

We have loads of cats of all ages waiting for a loving forever home. Go on then - have a look at the cats we currently have available for adoption.

Meet our residents

How you can help

We are all volunteers and we all do this because we love cats. If you love cats too, then there are all sorts of ways for you to get involved.

See how you can help.