Blue Belle Blue Belle Read More
Violet (sponsored) Violet (sponsored) Read More
Alba (sponsored) Alba (sponsored) Read More
Spunk Spunk Read More
Leonardo Leonardo Read More
Rudy (sponsored) Rudy (sponsored) Read More
Mia (FIV+) Mia (FIV+) Read More
Gwendolyn (sponsored) Gwendolyn (sponsored) Read More
Umberto Umberto Read More


The Goathouse Refuge has many incredible cats in need of loving homes.


A strong, reliable volunteer force plays a crucial role in our rescue organization.


Tax deductible donations and gifts of goods to help run the refuge are always welcome.

Goathouse News

New in the Shop: 2017 “Seasons of Love Calendar”

goathouse-2017-back-coverVisit our online shop to purchase your 2017 Goathouse Refuge “Seasons of Love Calendar”! This year’s calendar features twelve Goathouse Refuge cats enjoying winter, spring, summer, and fall at the Refuge. With a heartwarming story for each month of a cat or kitten saved by the Refuge, you’re sure to be inspired. Only $15 (plus $5 S&H). Proceeds support our cats and kittens! Order one today!

Visit the Goathouse Refuge on the Chatham Artists Guild Studio Tour!

Mark your calendars for the second weekend of the Chatham Artists Guild Studio tour:

Saturday, December 10   :     10:00 – 5 P.M. and

Sunday December    11    :     12:00 – 5 P.M.

siglinda_teapot_20161013The Goathouse Refuge is #4 on the map. You’ll adore the beautiful, whimsical, and masterfully crafted pottery made by our founder, Siglinda Scarpa. Ninety percent of proceeds from sales go to the Refuge.

Send the Gift of Unconditional Love with a Virtual Cat Card!

This holiday season, show your loved ones how much you care with a Virtual Cat Card from the Goathouse Refuge. Your loved one will receive an emailed card with a profile of a Goathouse cat or kitten of your choice and a thank you message.

Browse all of our cats and kittens and pick your favorite. Then, come back here to this Virtual Cat page and start the process to buy a virtual cat for $20.

After your donation of $20, you will get a Paypal confirmation page.

On the Paypal payment confirmation page at the bottom left, select “Return to Goathouse Refuge”. This takes you back to the Goathouse Refuge home page.

Next, select “Donate” (blue button to the right at top of the page) and go to step 4 to complete the Virtual Cat form with the name of your cat, and you will be sent your package.

Questions? Call us at 919-542-6815.

Thank you so very much for your support! You are what enables us to save as many cats and kittens as possible.

wordpress statistics