Resting in a row, these three kittens - just a few weeks old - are looking for nothing more than care and friendship.
But they - along with 57 other kittens and 23 adult cats - will be dead within the week, the victims of a the credit crunch.
Their current home normally operates as a last hope for cats, an 'overflow' facility which looks after animals when there is no room at other cat's homes.
But staff say because of the recession and dwindling charity donations the home is now closing down - with no home for the felines.
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