Christmas Cards and Calendars

Our Christmas cards and calendars are out now!


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We are very proud of our 2015 calendar, which features the photos and stories of some of the cats we have trapped during the year.  It costs €7.

**Special Offer: Buy 2 calendars for €10 (+p&p).

Click here to order (for international orders, email us)**


15 cal_double pageThe stories featured are:

On the Roof of a Farm Shed in Garryvoe; Meow Meow, the Wanderer from Kilbrittain; The Kerry Cats; Two Neighbours Take Action in Fermoy; The Drawbacks of Kindness; The Bandon Survivors; The Old Man’s Last Wish; Sharing the Knowledge – Cat Trapping in Portugal; The North Mall Community Project; Trapping in the Mediaval Town of Youghal; Farm Trapping in Ballybraher; DIY Trapping in Kinsale.

15 Cal_12 monthsWe would like to thank the following businesses who kindly sponsored it and helped us to make it possible: Cloyne Veterinary Clinic, Acorn Vets, Emma Robertson – Chartered Veterinary Physiotherapist, Duntahane Veterinary Clinic, The Cat Hospital, Animal Care Hospital Douglas, Riverview Veterinary Group, Pet Stop. Sunbeam Veterinary Hospital, Blue Coast Veterinary, Midleton Veterinary Hospital, Tom Farrington.

Our Christmas cards also feature cats and kittens that CCN have been involved with during the year.  You can find the story of each cat inside the card.

The pack of cards costs €5 and contains 6 cards with a different design on each.  They were kindly designed by Sandra O’Callaghan.  They feature the stories of Java Roly Poly Etc, Spica, Ballina and Curra, The Cape Clear Cats, Luna and Feral Cats.

The box of cards costs €8 and contains 12 cards (6 different designs).  There are two models to choose from.

The 1st model contains cards that feature the stories of Caliban, The Flower Pot Kitten, Pippin, Boss, The City Darlings and Miss Tortie from Blackrock.

Xmas Cards 2013

The 2nd model contains cards that feature the stories of Baloo; Merry, the Christmas Kitten; Mia from Youghal; Garfield and his Brother; Cleire, the Island Cat; The Whitegate Gang.

Xmas cards 2014

We will be happy to mail them to you (p&p added).  Contact us at with your order and we will let you know how to proceed.  Don’t forget to visit our online shop for more gift ideas!

Alternatively, you can find them at the following businesses:

East Cork:

  • Maxi Zoo (Midleton)
  • Midleton Veterinary Hospital (Midleton)
  • Well & Good Healthstore (Midleton)
  • Ballycotton shop (Ballycotton)
  • Cloyne Veterinary Clinic (Cloyne, near Midleton)
  • Carrig Pet Shop (Carrigtohill)
  • The Village Greengrocer (Castlemartyr)
  • Carewswood Garden Centre (Castlemartyr)
  • Ballymaloe Shop (Shanagarry)
  • Broderick’s (Shanagarry)
  • Blue Coast Vets (Youghal)
  • Niland Hair Salon (Youghal)
  • Read and Write (Youghal)
  • Black Rabbit Market (Youghal, every Wednesday 10-3pm)

City and surburbs:

  • Quay Coop (Cork)
  • Lush (Cork)
  • Sunbeam Vets (Blackpool)
  • The Cat Hospital (Glanmire)
  • Grandon’s Shop (Sallybrook, Glanmire)
  • Animal Care Hospital (Douglas)
  • Gala (Rochestown Road) (cards only)
  • Pet Stop (Kinsale Roundabout)
  • Gilabbey Vets (Togher)

West Cork

  • Glasslyn Vets (Bandon)
  • The Potty Fish (Bandon)
  • Milina Dry Cleaners (Bandon)
  • Riverview Vets (Bandon)
  • JJ’s Centra (Ballinspittle)
  • Barryroe Co-op (Ballinspittle)
  • Diva Boutique Bakery Café & Deli (Ballinspittle)
  • Kilbrittain Foodstore (Kilbrittain)
  • Tom Farrington Homeopathy (Rosscarberry)

North Cork

  • Duntahane Veterinary Clinic (Fermoy)
  • Rathcormac Vets (Rathcormac)
  • Acorn Vets (Mallow)
  • Blackwater Vets (Mallow)
  • Pet Shop (Mitchelstown)
  • Flynn’s Centra (Kilworth)


  • Glenbower Vets (Tallow)
  • Pharmacy (Ardmore) (cards only)

Christmas Stalls

  • 30/11: Carewswood Garden Centre Christmas Market (Castlemartyr)
  • 6/12: Pet Stop (Kinsale Roundabout, Cork)
  • 7/12: Cloyne Winter Fayre (Cloyne)
  • 8/12: Supervalu (Mitchelstown)
  • 14/12: Killeagh Christmas Craft and Produce Fair (Killeagh)
  • 17/12: Douglas Village Christmas Market (Douglas, Cork)
  • 21/12: The Cottage Market (Ladysbridge)
  • 21/12: Ballincollig Christmas Market (Ballincollig)

Some companies also have some thanks to our wonderful volunteers who took them to sell to their colleagues!  Thank you to Sara at Blizzard, Carrie at EMC and Laura at Apple!

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