Animal Welfare

Cats Protection League (Ipswich Branch)

Cats Protections three main objectives are:

  • To find good homes for cats in need
  • To support and encourage the neutering of cats
  • To improve people’s understanding of cats and their care. 


Tel: 0345 371 2069
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RSPCA Suffolk East & Ipswich Branch - Martlesham Animal Centre

An independent self-funding branch of the RSPCA based in Martlesham rehabilitating and rehoming cats, dogs and small animals and the provision of services such as veterinary care, neutering, microchipping and advice. It also has a shop that raises funds to run the centre.

2 Mill Lane
IP12 4PD

Opening hours: 11.30am - 3.30pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Closed Wednesday and Sunday.

Tel: 0300 999 7321 (answered every day 9.00am to 4.30pm)

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RSPCA Suffolk East & Ipswich Branch - Animal Clinic

No appointment is necessary. Just turn up with your pet. NB They do not have any car park facilities available to the public. There is a minimum donation of £10.00 per pet for a veterinary consultation.

35a St George’s Street

Services offered - Clinic/Veterinary Facilities, Help With Vet Bills

Opening hours: Tuesday 12.00pm to 1.00pm. Friday 12.00 noon to 1.00pm

(01473) 231972 (Answered 10.30am-1.30pm)

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Orwell Veterinary Group - Grange Farm Vet Hospital

Orwell Veterinary Group provides a full range of services for small animal pets from dogs and cats to rabbits, hamster, caged birds, and many more exotic species. They have a wide range of facilities and equipment and can treat the overwhelming majority of cases that come through their doors. For more complicated cases they use the highly regarded Dick White Referral Practice in Newmarket.

1 Tommy Flowers Drive
Hartree Way

01473 333677 - inc Out of Hours and Emergencies



Last update on Sunday 26 Aug 2018 by Alan Comber.

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