On 27th October, Wire Fence Will Donate 100% of its Profit for National Black Cat Day

Wire Fence will give away 100% of our profits made on Tuesday 27th October which is also National Black Cat Day

If you are a cat rescue center supporting the welfare of black cats and you’re in need of additional funds we would love to hear from you.

You can read more about our monthly donations here.

 

 

What is National Black Cat Day?

 

National Black Cat Day serves as an opportunity to help reverse the stigma against black cats that they are somehow evil or bad luck.

It is also a timely reminder that black cats are often harmed leading up to Halloween due to this undeserved belief. 

 

Unfortunate Facts about Black Cats

 

  • According to the RSPCA it takes 30% longer to rehome black cats compared to tabby cats and 57% longer compared with ginger cats 
  • Black cats are less desirable to adopt because they less photogenic than other cats as reported by the Telegraph
  • Black cats are often harmed and abused leading up to Halloween due to their reputation as being evil or bad luck as reported by Metro

 

What we are doing to help

 

100% of the profit made by Wire Fence on the 27th of October will be donated to the Band of Rescuers, a charity that supports the welfare of black cats with their Black Cat Awareness program.

If you are a cat rescue centre or any kind of organization supporting the welfare of black cats we would love to hear from you.

 

 

Thank You

 

Thanks to our customers on the National Black Cat Day we raised £135 for the Band of Rescuers . Your contribution means these incredible people can help more cats in the future.

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Timi Schmidt

Timi runs social responsibility campaigns for Wire Fence, helping to raise funds for different charities month by month. She also loves to do DIY projects using whatever's at hand and share the results with the world.

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