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.
Tabitha was found, crushed and suffocating, in a dumpster last fall. The tiny kitten received worlds of love and the best of care, and is ready for adoption now.
The Georgia General Assembly is considering a bill like that up for consideration in Florida, which would make shelters contact rescuers before euthanizing animals.
Violet’s little heart is about the size of a grape; her surgery set a record due to her size. She is expected to recover and go on to a good new life.
10 Lives Club Cat Adoption Group of North Boston, New York recently took responsibility for an injured stray cat brought to them in rough shape due to his having a wire wrapped tightly around his belly. Thanks to their efforts, he is expected to be fine, and to go up for adoption.
Sir Patrick was reunited with his family yesterday after eight and a half long months. Patrick was sucked through three windows and a screen when a tornado charged through Joplin, Missouri with horrifyingly destructive and powerful force on May 22, 2011.
A rescuer was in the right place at the right time to save an injured kitten who’d been thrown from a moving car. After he ran up under her car, a delicate rescue operation was required. Heath’s rescuer is now his foster mom.
Gizmo is an older, blind shelter resident who made her beauty pageant debut at a cat show last weekend and placed with the winners. Read more
A TNR group is at odds with the notorious Wake County Animal Services over the roundup and killing of cats deemed a nuisance that the group says the county had agreed to let be.
Mama kitty and the cats’ guardians all welcome the unusual kitten, born just days ago. Respondents to a Craigslist post looking for input and advice gave opinions straight out of the dark ages, though.
Numerous cats ran out the door of the Animal Aid humane Society last night as firefighters entered the building to put out a fire. Some cats remain missing this evening, as most recuperate from smoke inhalation at the county shelter.
Cyrano beat bone cancer in 2010, but bone deterioration caused him pain and limited his movement. Last week he got a new knee that signaled an advance in such replacements for both pets and people.