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About Us

The Greater New Haven Cat Project, Inc. (GNHCP) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit volunteer staffed organization dedicated to improving the lives of stray, abandoned, and feral cats in the Greater New Haven area of Connecticut.

To accomplish this goal, our volunteers are active in the following areas:

  • Trap/neuter/return of feral cats
  • Hosting craft workshops for children
  • Responding to telephone calls
  • Caring for our foster cats
  • Promoting responsible pet ownership
  • Writing grants to fund our spay/neuter program
  • Providing information, resources, and education

Cat of the Month

Cat of the Month

Meet our cat of the month: Shelly

Upcoming Events

Our Big Annual Fundraiser

Saturday, November 8th from 7pm -12am

Italian American Club
40 Hamre Lane, Branford, CT

Join us to...
Dance to the music of Angelo Vessichio & Sound Allternative
Enjoy hors d'oeuvres amd drinks
Win door prizes
Take a chance and win our famous raffle baskets
Relax in the company of friends and family, all to benefit our feline friends
$25 donation per person
All proceeds benefit our spayneuter program for feral cats.

"Coffee and ... Cats"

a coffee tasting fundraiser!

Friday, September 19th from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Admission is $20 per person

Foxon Firehouse Hall
State Highway 80 & N High St
East Haven, CT, 06512
Freshly brewed coffee will be served by New Haven-based Roaster Eric Ciolino of One World Roasters.
Special guest Donna Velardi, a certified animal communicator and animal massage therapist will be on hand for pet readings.
Bring a photo of your pet (current or past) for a 10 minute one-on-one reading with Donna. (add’l $10)
Raffle baskets/door prizes/home-made desserts
Tickets sold in advance or at the door.
Coffee and flyer

have you seen me?

LOST CAT in Hamden/North Haven border near Quinnipiac University and Sleeping Giant

Toby the very friendly male cat disappeared from Hogan Rd on the Hamden/North Haven border near Quinnipiac University and Sleeping Giant on Saturday 6/14. He is also quite distinctive looking as he is silver with dark gray spots. If you see him please contact call Jeff at 203-415-1139

LOST CAT in Northford, CT - Please contact Larry Page at:

Our cat Otis recently went missing. He is a gray tiger cat with a stubby tail of about 4 inches, which he lost in a fight years ago.

Please contact: Marilyn Maurer 203-245-9544 or at: Madison, CT

Skipper is a white Ragdoll male with gray markings crooked tail by birth, 3 or 4 yrs old blue eyes.

caring for outdoor cats

Click here for how to make a shelter
Click here for how to make a feeding station
Click here for feeding instructions

Thanks to our generous donors for our 2013 Feral Feline Festival.

mailing address

Send a letter or check to:
P.O. Box 1432 New Haven, Connecticut 06506
Telephone: (203) 782-CATS (782-2287)

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Other ways to donate to GNHCP

Helping Hands
Visit Helping Hands Community Thrift Store & Furniture Bank and donate c/o The Greater New Haven Cat Project, Inc.
Visit Helping Hands CTFB's website

Please consider donating your old car to v-Dac, c/o GNHCP in order for us to get a portion of the proceeds.

Visit v-Dac's Website