Ten Lives

This is the most significant project Ten Lives has taken on in its 70 year history and it will completely change our ability to care for cats, our people and the environment.” – David Rees, Ten Lives President

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Surrendering your own cat?

Important information you need to know on Surrendering your own cat or kitten to Ten Lives.

Found a stray cat?

What to do if you find a lost, abandoned or unwanted cats or kittens, and the procedure for bringing them in to Ten Lives.

Cat problems at home?

Fact sheets designed to assist with problem solving issues for you and your cat at home.

Trapping Feral Cats?

Information on trapping wild stray or feral cats, trap hire form, and application to bring trapped cats to Ten Lives.

Entertainment Memberships

We’re fundraising again this year with Entertainment Memberships!

Welfare Cat Clipping

Find out more about Ten Lives new Cat Clipping Service! Offering clipping, brushing, nail clipping & flea treatment.

Scratching Post Spring 2020

The Spring 2020 edition of the Scratching Post is now available to read online and for download!

Submit a lost cat report

Losing a pet can be a traumatic experience for the whole family as well as being very stressful for your pet.


Adoption is the only option

Right now we have fabulous kitties looking for homes and they’d love to be part of your family.

Help out a kitty in need

We don’t receive government funding and rely on funds from our own operations and support of the general community.

Open your heart and your home

Foster caring can be one of the most rewarding and uplifting aspects of volunteering.

Be part of something amazing

If you have a few hours or perhaps a day here and there to help out then consider volunteering.

Take the Edu.Cat STEM Challenge

Engage and excite your students in science and STEM with Edu.Cat – FREE to all schools in Tasmania

Treat your kitty or yourself!

Our shop has a great range of stock for both cats or hoomins & your purchase helps a kitty in need!

Op Shops are the cat’s pyjamas!

Our Op Shops are thriving, traditional op shops which raise much-needed funds for the Centre.

Now streaming on your device

Help kitties in need by streaming our HD YouTube channel for your family, friends, colleagues or customers, streaming 24/7!

When you can’t be with them

Our centre offers personalised and attentive care for the most pampered kitties.