The Cats' Cradle

"To help bring about a time when no more abused or abandoned cats will be destroyed." 

Nonprofit based in Morganton, NC.

Find Your New Best Friend!

Check out all of our adoptable cats and kittens 


Help Our Cause: Our Cats

The Cats' Cradle is a non-profit cat rescue operated solely by volunteers serving the unifour area. All Cats' Cradle cats and kittens are in foster homes. They are spayed or neutered, vaccinated, litter box trained and indoor cats only. We rescue, shelter and find homes for homeless cats and kittens and provide care for injured or sick and abandoned cats.

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

About The Cats' Cradle

Goals and Services Provided By Our Volunteer Network


  • Rescue, shelter and find homes for homeless cats 
  • Provide spay/neuter, vaccinations, and medical treatment 
  • Help our community respond to cats with compassion 
  • Prevent cruelty to animals 
  • Instill respect for all living creatures 
  • Work with city/county animal control to find homes for pets in need 
  • Build a no-kill cat sanctuary 
  • Provide care for injured and orphaned cats

Our Record of Saving Feline Lives


  • Adoptions since 1999: 2,469

  • Adoptions in 2018: 133

Facts About Cats in Our Care


  • FACT: 91-95% of all cats who enter county shelters end up being killed!

  • 100% of all donations goes directly to the needs of the cats and kittens in our care

Sign-up for our Newsletter

Send Us Your E-mail and We'll Send Your Our Updates!

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Sign up for our e-newsletters to hear from us about upcoming events, our projects, and how you can help!

Contact Us Today

E-mail Us!

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Check in on Facebook for all the latest happenings. 

Mailing Address

PO Box 1915, Morganton, NC 28680-1915