Matilda the Alien cat is an ordinary kitty with extraordinary eyes that have inspired cat-loving artists to create fantastic portraits of her and share them on her Instagram account. These amazing portraits are a testimony to the cat as muse, and the artistic penchant for seeking out unique and captivating subjects. Here are some of […]
Alien Cat Matilda enjoys her quiet home life, as seen in this video. Matilda (@aliencatmatilda) has a condition called lens luxation, which caused her lenses to detach and her eyes to enlarge, giving her an other-worldly appearance that is mysterious and uniquely adorable.
Living Free has a call to action that all shelters in the US become no-kill by 2020. Just look at the numbers. It is completely possible to realize.
Cassidy the two-legged rescue kitten goes for a fun ride on a robot vacuum cleaner in this sweet video from the Tinykittens Facebook page. We told you all about Cassidy, the Miracle Kitten, who was missing his back legs below the knees when he was found last year at feral cat colony in Vancouver and […]
Losing someone to suicide can be devastating. Christine Beauchan has been dealing with that tragedy, but a special furry someone has done much to ease the pain.
Animals, like people, can have physical and mental challenges, and since there is no common verbal language between the species, communication and, often, understanding, can be difficult even in the best of circumstances. Enter Ralphee and Max.
He was trying to grow up on the dusty and dirty streets, but were so bad for the tiny kitten he didn’t move no matter how closely the traffic got to him.
Living Free Animal Sanctuary has a mission, as do all rescues, but this one has more than just themselves in mind. The Almost Home 2020 initiative has a clear objective, but it is not one they can do alone.
Turns out that soup can be good for you and your cat. And your options are now very similar: make it or buy it off the shelf. Several cat food brands now offer broths and soups for felines. So if your cat gets bored with the same old thing or is a senior cat with […]
When Renco the cat suffered a fractured leg that refused to heal, a veterinary examination revealed that the best option was to amputate the leg which was causing pain which would never heal.
Cats attack fresh pot of grass in this slice-of-life video.
Do cats have a universal body language of pain? And can we humans recognize the mostly silent expressions of distress in a species notorious for concealing pain? These are some of the questions answered by a top team of international experts who came up with a list of 25 signs that your cat is hurting […]
The Almost Home 2020 Initiative, spearheaded by Living Free Animal Sanctuary, is a multi-pronged approach to making all shelters in the US no-kill by 2020.
Marmalade the cat likes to remind everyone that February is Spay and Neuter Month. Here she stars as a classy cat who embraces the good life. “Unburdened by dependents, she’s the diva with a fever for free spay and neuter options at givethemten.org.” The ASPCA and veterinarians say that spaying and neutering is better for […]
British Columbia has made huge strides in requiring animal breeders operating in the province to be licensed and aimed to take puppy mills out of business, with new laws by 2017.
Founding member of Black Sabbath and self-proclaimed “crazy cat person,” Geezer Butler has voiced his support for a law being considered in New York state that bans the declawing of cats.
Secondhand smoke is hazardous to your pets, especially cats. This amusing anti-smoking commercial ran during the Grammys broadcast, with a warning about the dire prospect of a “catmageddon” caused by smoking humans. Life With Cats spread the word on this (actually) serious topic here recently. Researchers at the University of Glasgow say that most pet […]
So your cat watches you a lot, pretty much all the time, and has a weird way of looking at you from behind curtains. But is he really spying on you? Or conspiring against you? Not to worry. Most cats find their humans fascinating and like to follow them into the bathroom for no apparent […]
Even the most ordinary cat possesses an extraordinary ability to see in the dark. So although there’s little doubt as to the outcome, it’s still fascinating to watch this educational BBC video that demonstrates the trademark feline talent for navigating in the dark, as well as just how superior it is to a dog’s night […]
Pure white cats with blue eyes are beautiful and also more likely to be deaf. That’s no reason not to fall in love, but it’s something cat owners need to know to keep their cats safe and healthy. “Hereditary deafness is a major concern in white cats, and even more so if one or both of […]