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Address: Singel 38 G, 1015 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 20 6258794
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A Cat Rescue Centre on a Boat

A must for cat lovers - a cat rescue centre on a boat, right in central Amsterdam. You can visit between 1 and 3 pm every day except Wed and Sun, and see all the cats. These... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

A must for cat lovers - a cat rescue centre on a boat, right in central Amsterdam. You can visit between 1 and 3 pm every day except Wed and Sun, and see all the cats. These people are doing a great job helping cats; please go and visit and donate something...and have an interesting time too.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

I was very happy to discover this place that takes in stray and homeless cats. The volunteers are kind individuals catering to every cat's needs. You get the opportunity to stroke and play with the cats. Some are friendly but many are afraid and not used to human contact. Fourteen of the cats are permanent residents and others are up... More 

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Penryn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

How often do you get to go on a house boat that's only occupants are cats? If you like cats this is a must and your donation helps look after them. Only open a few hours a day.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Heard about this just before we went away and thought it would be worth a visit. This place is run completely by volunteers and they do a fab job looking after the cats, they rely on donations from visitors to keep it running. The place was spotless and the cats had plenty of space and there was an outdoor area... More 

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england
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This is a great little 'out of the ordinary' sightseeing stop! The staff there are very dedicated to the welfare of the cats and its super clean. I work in a veterinary hospital and to be honest the cleaniness of this place puts us as a hospital to shame. All cats can come and go as they please, theres a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We were so plased to have read about the Pozenboot before our trip. We have 11, yes 11 cats at home and I miss my babies when we go away. The people who run the shelter and look after the cats are professional and friendly. The cats are all happy and the place is immaculate. I was very impressed. Me... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I had read up on the Poezenboot before visiting Amsterdam, and am really impressed by the work that they do. The reason I have titled the review "Jealous" is the fact that it was closed when I arrived! I had no access to the internet, being a foreign traveler, but had read Tripadvisor reviews beforehand and am glad other people... More 

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Nowra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

A must see for cat lovers. Cats roaming free and in cages, some friendlier than others but all have had a rough life and have been rescued. Some are re-homed and others remain permanent residents. All clean and well cared for.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Ah i just loved this place, little cattery on the Singel Canal for our little furbabies, you can visit and hold / play with the cats, dont forget to leave a donation on way out.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed the most lovely time here. The pussy cats were adorable and wandered about quite happily, sunning themselves and sleeping away in lovely individual beds. This organisation is an absolute credit to caring for stray and abandoned cats. So clean, quirky and the history is fab to read too. This was a highlight for us as we were missing... More 

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