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Meet Rachael Kabue, a Mihang'o Woman Spending Ksh 280,000 Per Month on Her 386 Cats

13 Dec, 2022 | 09:03 AM

Rachael Kabue, who owns close to 400 cats
Rachael Kabue, who owns close to 400 cats

In Summary

Rachael revealed that she currently has 386 cats most of which are picked from the streets while some travel from far places such as Kisumu and Nakuru. 

Rachael Kabue resides in Mihang’o area of Utawala. She is a cat lover and also on a mission to rescue cats and provide them with a good home.

In an interview with KBC , Rachael revealed that she currently has 386 cats most of which are picked from the streets while some travel from far places such as Kisumu and Nakuru. The cats are all named and they respond well without any confusion.

She has a sanctuary Nairobi Feline Sanctuary which is home to all cats of different ages and appearances. It is managed through her income and donations that come in periodically from well-wishers.

“In a week, they eat about 50 kilograms of cat food and about 70 kilograms of minced meat. In a month, I am spending upwards of between Ksh250,000 and KSh280,000,” she said.

Rachael owns a four bedroom bungalow but has donated the house to the cats and she uses a smaller space in the same compound.

The sanctuary has a maternity wing for neonates and she has employed a veterinary doctor who operates on the cats to control their reproduction.

She has employed people to take care of the cats, adding that she gives opportunities to the youth and single mothers who are cat lovers.

Now known as the cat woman, she is looking forward to travel to Canada to  benchmark from big pet sanctuaries.

The Nairobi Feline Sanctuary offers cats for adoption and the cats are well trained for domestication .

Rachael added that she faces discrimination from people who associate cats with superstition and they doubt what she does with so many cats.

Jay Ndungu

Jay is a computer scientist and journalist with a passion for the intersection of technology and society. He has a background in computer science, developing a deep understanding of the technical aspects of the industry, including programming languages and software development methodologies. Currently, He writes for Nairobi Times, covering a wide range of topics including technology, politics, sports, and entertainment. With his unique combination of technical knowledge and journalistic experience, Jay brings a unique perspective to the stories he covers, able to explain complex technical concepts in an easy-to-understand manner. His work is dedicated to bridge the gap between technology and society, and to make people more aware of the potential of technology to make the world a better place.

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