Trooper, the cat found injured and frozen to the ground, has been recuperating from surgeries in foster care since he was released from the hospital on March 4. He’s walking a bit and sporting a snazzy band tee from Canadian band Trooper.
The Wilmington, NC fire department finally came to rescue someone who’d climbed up to get Bell, but still refused to get him when they saved the person from the tree. He fell after 3 days.
The ASPCA today announced that 108 shelters spanning the nation have been selected to compete in the “Qualifying Heat” of the 2012 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge. The contenders now must get their supporters to vote online from April 5-16, and the top 50 shelters will then go on to compete for more than $500,000 […]
A policy change meant a death sentence for over 300 feral cats at Gatesville Prison. Kathy Kwieran got permission for some cats to be pulled and saved but is still working on saving the rest. She asks everyone to please sign and share her petition and the cats’ plight.
Do you live in the UK, or maybe have some cat loving Facebook friends there? Entries are now open for the UK’s Feline Oscars – nominate your magnificent moggies!
CATS Cradle Shelter of Fargo, ND recently took in a sweet and special little cat named Corky, who was born with twisted hind legs and needs to drag himself along. Corky will get help to either straighten his legs or make sure he is otherwise comfortably able to get around.
A young cat who crossed the Golden gate Bridge in the engine compartment of a van is waiting for her family to come forward and claim her.
In an early season “high rise syndrome” accident, a Boston cat made a 19 story fall yesterday when her petmom cracked the window as temperatures soared in a record breaking heat wave. Vets say Sugar has bruised lungs but is otherwise unharmed.
Yesterday afternoon, after seeing stories in the news about cats and the music that appeals to them, I followed up and found the site mentioned in the article, downloaded some audio samples and did a test of my own. You can test them, too.
Felix’s family had almost given up hope of ever seeing him again, when they got the call saying he had been found. Felix was lost for two years and was found 2 miles from home. Thanks to his microchip and the shelter, he is back with his family again.
Tenth Life Cat Rescue is caring for 5 adorable kittens found and saved by a good Samaritan putting out his trash. Thanks to them, tragedy was averted. A video shows the sweet kittens looking none the worse for their brush with disaster.
This beautiful 12 year old Balinese cat was turned in to the Douglas County Animal Shelter by its owners, who wanted it put down for behavior issues. The shelter granted a reprieve, allowing adoption or rescue until Thursday. SNAP-2IT came to the rescue today.
Atlanta GA rescue Lifeline Animal Project discovered Sunday morning that their cat rescue van, which serves as a mobile satellite office, had been stolen, along with the week’s worth of food and supplies that were in it. Police and community members are on the lookout for the vehicle, and the group is accepting donations to […]
Thumper was found by a good Samaritan; stumbling, cold, starving and in serious need of help. A member of the rescue group caring for him tells how they used simple steps to give the 5 month old kitten in distress immediate emergency care.
If living well is the best revenge, then Harry Potter has already bested his abuser. Harry survived abuse and other dangers, and is happily moving forward with his life. A week after his rescue, he has already been adopted.
Fred soothes humans and animals alike at a NJ veterinary hospital. Madison and Angelina bring comfort and smiles at a Veterans Hospital and nursing homes. They were all inducted into the NJVMA 2012 Animal Hall of Fame earlier this month.
Kiki is being blamed for the fire that destroyed her family’s home, after she knocked over a heat lamp providing warmth for some baby chicks. Had she been kept safely away from them there likely would not have been a fire.
Moki is well known through his YouTube videos and his many friends and supporters on Facebook. Rescued as feral kitten, he was stricken with a serious illness that left with a neurological condition of unknown cause. His personal story is one of caring, healing, therapy and love.
Wheels broke fat cat Walter’s record by become the fattest cat ever to be placed into the care of the Oregon Humane Society, last week. The 33 pound senior boy has dropped a few pounds since then and will be adopted to someone willing to look after his health and continue his careful weight loss […]
Burnadette suffered from smoke inhalation after she was rescued from an apartment fire in in January. She was treated at the scene and spent a week in an oxygen chamber. Her caretakers at Feline Friends say she’s ready for adoption and they are confident that she will find a new home.