Cats' House

Cats' House in winter


2008.  A 4 acres estate, woods and vineyards mostly, in the Protected Park of Nature on the slopes of Moslavačka Gora, near village of Voloder has been given  at disposal to the «Old Cat», a Croatian  nonprofit organizatio

 The cats were moved from the expensive and narrow hotel to their new home in a beautifull surroundings of  woods and vineyards. At last they have enough space for running, playing and sunbathing.

Thanks to a donation from Mrs. Zlata Kilchenmann and several Croatian companies: Samoborka, Ciglana Mraclin, Bramac, Schiedel, Knauf Insulation, KIO, Igm Šljunčara which donated building materials, the house in the middle of the shelter has been built.

Today «Old Cat» is a Home for Ever  for more than 70 cats.

About the Objects

Shelter consists of three parts : a house and one opened fenced space on the northern part of the house and one on the southern part of the house.

Opened parts: Both opened parts are dimensions  12 x 10 x 2,20 meters  and their sides and top are  closed with a double metal net. Each opened part is devided with metal net in three boxes  dimensions 12 x 2,5 mt. Following the sides of boxes are corridors in the shape of  letter L . Both opened parts , morthern and southern have two additional boxes  dimensions 2,5 x  1,5 mt, and  1,2 x 1,5 mt.

Cats' House. The house has 42 sq/mt. groundplan. It has two stores,  ground floor and attic. It has brick walls and tile roof.  There is a central corridor through  the ground floor. A wood stove and chimney are at the and of the corridor. House is heated with the wood when temperature falls under 15 degrees C. Three boxes are on  each side of the corridor Each box in the house  is connected with the outer boxes with 6 openings in the walls of the house. Through those openings cats can freely move from the house to the opened part and opposite.

Females and males are sepparated

Attic is used for the cats which  need  nursing care.

About Our Feline Residents

  • crackers

  • cooked food (liver, lungs, fish, other kinds of meat + cooked vegetables)

  • veterinary diet

What Cats Eat

Yummy, home-cooked meal for everyone!

  • crackers

  • cooked food (liver, lungs, fish, other kinds of meat + cooked vegetables)

  • veterinary diet

How You Can Help

Is this heaven or what?!

More than 80 residents of the shelter need care every day. Our love for them is free, but everything else costs money: food, water, heating of the Cats House, electricity, veterinary services, medicaments... Monthly expenses are approximately $1100.



  • Non-profit organization name: Old Cat (Stari Maček)
  • Address: Hrušovljan 17, 44318 Voloder, Croatia
  • OIB: 28314892504 (organization's ID number for tax purposes)
  • IBAN: HR6124840081105037704


Visit our web store (where you can pay with credit cards and Paypal) and choose your favorite gift with our logo:

  • virtual cat hugs
  • baseball caps, backpacks, golf towels, shopping bags


Please deliver food to: Stari Maček ( Komerički) , Trg Grofova Erdody 22, 44317 Popovača , Croatia

Dehidrated as well as canned food for the cats is more than welcome.


80 cats often need various veterinary services: vaccinations, sterilizations, castrations, treatment of various health disorders, surgical interventions etc.

The closest fully equiped veterinary ordination is «Four Paws» (Četiri Šape):

  • city: Ivanić Grad
  • phone: +385 1 288 133
  • email:

You can transfer any amount to their bank account with the notice: «for Old Cat» and that money will be used for Old Cat Shelter. Please also send a copy of bank transfer to our e-mail:


You could help Old Cat by participating in one or more of the following tasks:

  • cleaning shelter
  • mowing grass
  • painting fence
  • surroundings maintainance
  • feeding cats
  • petting cats
  • creating Website and Facebook content
  • selling souvenirs
  • anything else you think would be useful

Donation 50 Kn. ( 6,5 Eur) If you scan this from some banking application you will donate 50 Kn. on Old Cat's account. Thank you! 😺💟😀
Donacija 50 Kn. za Staroga Mačka. Ako ovo skenirate iz neke bankarske aplikacije, na pr. KEKSPAY na raćun St.M. sjesti će 50. Kn.
Hvala unaprijed. 😺💟😀

Soft and warm cat's hugs will make you feel great. Buy as many hugs as you want for 5 $ each. Hugs are delivered within 24 hours ! NEW! If you order 5 Hugs you get 1 T-shirt for FREE! :) Topli i meki Mačji Zagrljaji! 5 $ komad. Isporuka u roku od 24 Sata. NOVO! Ako naručiš 5 zagrljaja dobiješ jednu majicu BESPLATNO! :)

PayPal account is:

PayPal account is:

Contact Info

Old Cat (Stari Maček)

Croatian nonprofit organization for protection of abandoned animals   

Shelter Voloder

Personal Id. Number( OIB) : 28314892504

Hrušovljan 17, 44318 Voloder, Croatia


IBAN: HR6124840081105037704  SWIFT: RZBHHR2X  

 Shelter's manager: Ljiljana Horvat Komerički


Thank you for your visit! Please consider donating.




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