Missing posters and a keen eyed pet store employee helped bring a missing cat home. Kiko was gone for two weeks after a burglary home invasion.
Many thousands of cats need homes on a daily basis, and each is deserving. Missy is one of the special case; an older girl who had been with her petmom since kittenhood, and who is traumatized since witnessing the woman’s murder and moving to a shelter.
Laid back cat Pudding insistently woke his new petmom on his first night in his new home. Paramedics said he saved her life just before she slipped into a diabetic seizure and coma.
In a justice system outcome as shocking as Jason Wilmert’s depraved behavior, the Kern County, CA court accepted a misdemeanor plea on eating domestic animals, and dropped animal cruelty charges against the man witnessed skinning and decapitating a live cat in his backyard.
Audrey Warden says her cat Millie helps her deal with the PTSD she suffers after years of domestic abuse. She was charged hundred dollars by her landlord, in fees that she could not pay. The fees were waived after a TV news report and a statement from Audrey’s counselor.
West Valley City, UT Mayor Mike Winder said Tuesday night, “We want to become a no-kill shelter as quickly as possible. That’s our valentine to the animals.” Advocates praise the city’s plan to work for the best outcome for animals who come to the shelter.
The seized cats’ lives are far better now than they were at the hellish Whiskerville Sanctuary, but it was hoped they would be up for adoption or foster care by now. Wydell Dixon is dragging out legal proceedings over the cats she claims to care about.
Trooper was hit by a car and then froze to the ground where he sat, in someone’s driveway. Rescuer Gwen Samms was called in a day later and Trooper was saved, just in time.
Tina Groller, her husband, their son, and the dog got out of their house when it caught fire. Tina went back for the family cat and later succumbed to injuries sustained in her selfless act.
A Bengal cat traveling with his pilot pet parents crawled up into the ceiling at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport in CO on Monday. Thankfully, today he was removed from a trap he’d been lured into with tuna.
A guest post by Nathan J. Winograd follows his earlier post Gone in 60 Seconds, about the NY shelter “Quick Kill” bill that survived a committee vote today. This further call to action is aimed not only at the NY bill but to the precedent it has set for possible legislation nationwide.
The Anfield Cat got more than fame when he dashed onto the pitch at last week’s Liverpool-Tottenham match. He set himself on the road to a new and better life.
Local cat groups have teamed up to hold the biggest one day neuter/spay event ever today in a effort to mitigate the coming springtime kitten population explosion. The well organized event will sterilize hundreds of cats in a whirlwind of coordinated activity.
Thanks to the persistence of lost and found networkers, a Bastrop TX cat and her family are together again for the first time since devastating wildfires destroyed their house last Labor Day weekend.
Meshach, the sweet Oregon stray burned in December, is healing well and living at a farm sanctuary. Authorities announced the first arrest in the case on Friday, as a 17 year old was charged.
Cats ran through the door of the Animal Aid Humane Society and into the night during the fire of 1/30. Volunteers found most of the cats, and the search for the others continues.
A WA man awoke to find his truck being driven off, with his beloved cat up front.
Zamboni is a special needs kitty born with a back leg sticking out the wrong way. Long Beach Felines has lovingly cared for him as he has grown big and strong enough to have life changing surgery.
Madison Grace was lost for 6 weeks after escaping from the car during a move that took her family from Hawaii, to Michigan, and then Tennessee. A Humane Society volunteer found her in Ohio and, thanks to a microchip, she will rejoin her family soon.
Stray Cat Alliance, a national nonprofit advocacy organization for the humane care, rescue and protection of cats, today announced it opposes California Governor Jerry Brown’s plan to repeal provisions of SB 1785, The Hayden Law, and will work aggressively to encourage county and city animal sheltersto implement humane, cost-effective spay/neuter programs for free-roaming community cats.