One child in the city has contracted typhus and now officials are setting traps at two schools to trap and possibly kill feral cats. Flea carrying urban wildlife in the city includes other animals, but the cats are being targeted.
Sabrina was in rough shape when she was rescued recently after spending months as a stray. The poor Persian was so severely matted and infested she had to be shaved, but she captured the public’s attention and now has a home.
Four kittens just days old were rescued when firefighters showed up at a controlled burn in Great Falls, MT in April. Now Pet Paw See, the foster and adoption organization caring for them, says they are almost ready for their forever homes.
Men building a house tore apart sheetrock, wood and a concrete floor in their efforts to save two furry little lives, when kittens became trapped during the project.
Pip was the beautiful injured kitten tied into a full bag of trash and discarded, then rescued when a woman getting her mail last Wednesday heard his cries. The BC SPCA made the sad announcement today that he died on Sunday.
Miami Fire Rescue used special equipment to rescue a kitten trapped down a storm drain. They’ve taken responsibility for their little rescue and now want to find him a home.
A series of photos show the rescued kittens recovering in the care of Angelcat Haven.
Bev was found as a feral cat nine years ago and became the mascot of a restaurant on the Missouri River, in Sioux City, IA. She disappeared for months after last year’s flooding but returned home as life on the river returned to normal.
A woman picking up her mail rescued a tiny kitten trapped in a bag full of trash and rushed him to her local shelter to get help.
A kitten is alive today thanks to the person who heard its cries and called for help, and the Animal Services officers who worked to save it.
Corky the world famous special needs kitty from CATS Cradle Shelter received the Corkymobile, a wheelchair cart from K9 Carts yesterday. The cart will help Corky to get around and to build muscle strength and help him learn to walk on his own.
A local cat rescue group will be allowed to remove, rehouse and care for 75-100 cats and kittens living at an unoccupied house in Corner brook, Newfoundland, Canada.
Burmese cats, along with several other breeds, can inherit a muscle weakness, called Burmese hypokalaemia, which is caused by low levels of blood potassium.
Sponge Bob weighed in at a very hefty 33 pounds when he came to Animal Haven in Lower Manhattan in April. He has dropped 3 pounds and is getting moving with moderate exercise.
A young kitten born in a garden shed in Birmingham, UK got tightly wedged into a wheel and was freed after much effort by an officer from the RSPCA.
If you share your life with a cat, dog, other pet or service animal, now is a good time to start planning for what to do with your furry or feathered friend in the event of a disaster. The Federal Emergency Management Agency has worked with the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to […]
Ten tiny kittens found taped into a cardboard box marked FREE in Foxboro, MA, on a hot day were rescued and are helping Angelcat Haven, of Plainfield, spread the word about the importance of spay/neuter for pets, and the availability of low cost options.
First Angela and Carrie Russell made a dramatic rescue when Jade was thrown from a moving car in heavy traffic, then they mounted a successful social media campaign to get her the medical care she needed to save her life and heal from her injuries.
Emergency vet Ben Trimmer was called out in the middle of the night to treat a badly injured cat who’d been hit by a car. Only after the microchip scan did he realize it was his own cat George.
Stripy was spotted in a window of her burned out apartment building on Friday, three days after a fire made it off limits to residents. A woman will have to appear in court for breaking a window in her efforts to free the cat.