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Adopting a pet

How, and why, to adopt a cat or dog from Bath Cats and Dogs Home

Choosing to adopt is just the start of a wonderful journey – we'd love to be a part of it with you. We've plenty of information below so you can decide if adopting is right for you.

Please note that viewing animals is by appointment only; you cannot walk around the catteries and kennels. Instead you start here online and with an application form – choose The adoption process below to find out more.

If you have applied then a 'Thank you' screen confirms your application is with us and we will call you within 10 days. Thank you!

Why adopt?

The adoption process

Cats & dogs looking for a home

Pets and children

About us


Why support us

Every day, we take in cats and dogs in need of a place to be safe, to get medical treatment and to recover. Our expert team prepare them for a new and happy life, and match them to adopters keen to give a pet a second chance.

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