Welcome To Zen Cat Sanctuary

Foremost Animal Rescue in New Kensington

Zen Cat Sanctuary is a nonprofit animal shelter in New Kensington, PA. We are a no-kill shelter that focuses exclusively on cats.  

Our Mission is to provide quality home-based care, comfort, and compassion to cats in need through sanctuary, adoptions, fostering, and by building a humane community committed to ...

We Are Here To Help

In addition to caring for and fostering animals until they are adopted, we are pleased to offer assistance and advice if your pet is causing you problems. Why? Because our objective is to keep all pets in permanent homes and out of shelters. You, our visitors and future adopters, are all our partners. If you are ...

We Need Your Aid

Our adoption fees do not cover the average cost of our rescues, and we need help to keep our work going. When we rescue cats, we provide complete medical care, including surgery, exams, and treatments that can cost a lot of money. This is why we accept all the help we can get. You can check this website to make a ...


I’ve been volunteering at Zen Cat Sanctuary for the past year and a half and I’ve seen firsthand all of the wonderful work there. Tony is extremely...  Read more
Feb 27, 2024
Diana Gronholm
My husband and I were able to stop by Zen Cat Sanctuary for their Valentine’s Meow Mixer. All of the cats in the facility seemed so relaxed and...  Read more
Feb 22, 2024
Katie Hennrich