River City Cat Rescue

Our Mission:

Spay and neuter as many animals as possible by providing low cost spay and neuter programs.
Educate people about animal over population and the benefits of spaying and neutering.
Advocate in favor of non-lethal methods for the reduction of feral cat populations.
Rescue animals in peril and provide them with veterinary and foster care until they are adopted into loving homes.
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Welcome to our website!

River City Cat Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit no-kill cat rescue organization.  All your donations are tax deductable.

If you call or e-mail us, please remember we are all volunteers but will get back to you as soon as possible.

Adoption Events

We are at Petco on Greenback & Auburn on Saturdays and Sundays from 11-4:30

Adoption events cannot be guaranteed and might be canceled at anytime. Please call the store location after the start time to confirm the event is still taking place.

A Sad Fact

Every second
of every minute
of every day
a helpless animal is put to death
just because no one was there
to take them home

October 2013


EVERY LITTER HURTS Kittens like this die in our shelters every day. Please help us by getting your cat fixed.

Get your cat spay/neutered and vaccinated for FREE.

Every year thousands of unwanted cats go into our shelters and never come out. :~( Spaying and neutering prevents unwanted litters. There are simply more cats than there are homes.

Citrus Heights cat owners may apply for FREE spay & neuter vouchers at the following locations:

RIVER CITY CAT RESCUE - (email RCCR to request free voucher)

SACRAMENTO AREA ANIMAL COALITION (apply on-line for free voucher)

Voucher programs are subject to limited funding during the fiscal year. Get your voucher while supplies last!

Recent news

6/1/2013      6-Ring All Breed Cat Show

Still time to enter the cat show! Local residents still have an opportunity to enter their cat in the local CFA cat show, coming to North Highlands on June 1st. Entries are open for pedigreed and non-pedigreed cats. The household pet division is reserved for those entries that are non-pedigreed read more »


River City Cat Rescue is a 501 c3 NO KILL cat rescue organization. We need food, litter, laundry soap, bleach, towels, blankets, cat beds, medicine that your pet may not need anymore, prescription or otherwise, traps, cans of Mackerel (for trapping, the cats seem to like Chicken of the Sea read more »


River City Cat Rescue does a lot of feral cat trapping in the hopes of keeping cats out of the shelter. We are trapping 2-3 nights a week now in hopes of beating those mama cats to the labor room. (We did not get this cat in time. It is read more »

3/16/2013      KITTENS ARE COMING!!

Cats tend to give birth in the warmer months, which means more cuddly, irresistible kittens are on their way. That is not necessarily a good thing. There are millions more kittens and cats in the U.S. than there are homes for them, so some shelters kill them. Even the kittens. read more »

1/5/2013      Angel made it! Good job Blake!

This is Angel. I found her half dead at one of my colonies 1 week before christmas. Angel ate on her own for the first time january 1st. after many blanket warmings, antibiotics, nebulizing, force feeding and an endless supply of love she is making a slow and steady recovery. read more »

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