The Goathouse Refuge is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, no-kill animal sanctuary dedicated to providing care and finding homes for dozens of homeless cats. Founded by Italian-born sculptor and potter Siglinda Scarpa, the refuge is located near Pittsboro, North Carolina, in Chatham County, on a 16-acre farm.
The Goathouse Refuge is the only no-kill animal shelter/humane society in Chatham County licensed by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Veterinary Division. In addition, we are one of the largest licensed facilities of this kind in the state of North Carolina. We take pride in the fact that the care of our animals and the maintenance of our facilities meet the strict standards of the North Carolina Animal Welfare Act.
379 Goathouse Road, Pittsboro, NC 27312