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Last Updated: Monday August 16 2010 16:00 GMT

In pics: Unwanted kittens get rescued!

Two kittens who were found after being left in a box.

More and more kittens are being abandoned because too many are being born and owners don't have enough money to keep them.

These kittens where found living in a pipe

These poor kittens were found living in a pipe near Cambridge. Luckily they were rescued by an animal charity.

Kittens who were left by their owner in Southampton.

Animal charity Blue Cross says that more kittens like these have been left by their owners in the last two years.

Kittens who were left by their owner in Southampton.

They have already been given over 500 unwanted kittens this year but they say that some people leave their pets on the street when they don't want them any more.

Eliza the kitten had been abandoned by her owner.

Luckily these kittens, just like Eliza, were all found and taken to a safe place so they can find a new home.