The BARN BUDDIES is a program that evolved as a result of a large/number of wild/feral cats that came to our shelter that were not readily adoptable or not well-suited to domesticated living. These cats are trapped, spayed or neutered, and are in good health. Some have been at the shelter for a extended period of time, yet have not adjusted well to domesticated life. It is these cats that we wish to pair up with owners of safe, well insulated barn or enclosures so that they may be relieved of stress and live in an environment with which they are more comfortable and familiar with.

We only ask the following:

  • The barn/building must be a protective, insulated enclosure which the cat can easily enter
  • The cat should be contained in the barn for the first several days to become accustomed to the building and reduce the risk of running away
  • You must be willing to feed and provide fresh water daily; it should not be expected to provide for itself
  • You must be willing to bring him/her to a vet if needed


If you have a suitable barn or building as well as a warm heart and want to provide the opportunity at a good life for one or more of these cats, please contact us at 1-506-622-0645. Once approved, these cats are available for a donation.

"barn buddies" cats

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