We have one Italian cat, the son of a stray mamma cat that we rescued who has since sadly died of skin cancer. So it makes me so sad that there are so many abandoned and homeless cats and kittens in Italy.
Additional places in Tuscany to get a cat or kitten:
Rifugio Cinni, near Arezzo, Tuscany:
This cat shelter is run by British vet Dr Malcolm Halliday. They are full to overflowing so it is well worth a visit.
Here are the details:
located at Cicaleto, Sargiano, Arezzo (AR), Tuscany.
Tel: +39 0575 352201
Visits by appointment only.