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Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.
When you say 'them' who do you mean please?
And they took your cats and wont give them back? Did they have your permission to take them?
they threatened me with jail if I didnt sign then over and said that it would help me if I co-operated with them they promised I could have the older ones back they didn't ask any medical history for my cats two of my boys are chipped chico my female kitten has a virus and the vet said that she would be an expensive kitten I said that I was happy to look after her and any vet bills I would pay I don't know if any one will look after her properly the name is ***** ***** thought she was a boy then discovered she was a girl so I didn't change her name she has a vet record and he weight was checked regularly she was putting on weight and doing well but this keeps occurring we were hoping she would go out of it but the vet was not sure
You need to write and set out your position and ask for the cats back within 14 days or say you will go to Court within 14 days. You should make sure you send this recorded delivery and keep a copy.
If they do not then you can issue proceedings in the County Court. You can either do this or by completing form N1 http://hmctsformfinder.justice.gov.uk/courtfinder/forms/n001-eng.pdf and take it to your local County Court. You are asking the Court for an order that they deliver up the cats
The Court will then issue a claim which a copy will be sent to the Defendant who will have a limited time to defend it, if not you can enter Judgment and enforce.
If the matter is defended it will be set down for a trial. You want the Judge to Order them to give you the cats
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
the cats I asked for were tigger gizmo moshie smudge who is ten years suki and cheeky is seven years cheeky rocky and flash are neutered and chipped the two female kittens are chico and krystal chico has the virus but krystal was showing signs of possibly having it also soxs my male neutered cat he is not chipped yeti had only the two done but I was getting round to the rest I do work but I don't earn a lot I did explain the problems and I said that I would sort it out and they did not help at all they were not interested but in being nasty they say they try to help people but they treated me like a criminal and if I had been cruel to the animals I could have understood it was the house the problem which was being dealt with but I had work going on outside it was hard to put old furniture or rubbish out as work men are working on the patios there only is one weekly rubbish pick up and I told them i would have to wait till I get paid to get rid of everything but they did not care
Yes. Can you see the above reply on how to resolve the matter?
how do I do this thing about the court I have never done that before I have no criminal record but they said they will give me one which will affect my job I can lose my job do I need a lawyer for court
No, this makes no difference - this is a civil matter to get the cats back.
You need to follow the process I outlined above to get the cats back and ask the court to order they deliver them up
Can you see the process and what steps to follow?