A mother cat wouldn’t give up on one of her kittens, whose back leg was frozen to a storm drain, leaving the kitten exposed to the elements during a recent bout of brutally cold Nebraska weather. The cat’s persistence alerted a woman who left her warm home to investigate, according to KMTV and WOWT of Nebraska. […]
Spock, a 27-pound Maine Coon, is often mistaken for a bobcat by passers-by when they first see him inside his home’s window.
Need another reason to quit smoking? Secondhand smoke is bad for pets as well as people, and cats are especially vulnerable. Researchers at the University of Glasgow say that most pet owners don’t think about the health effects of smoking on animals, but they should. “Exposure to smoke in the home is having a direct […]
If you ask anyone to name the “best” or “top ten” of anything, regardless of to whom you speak, their lists will have some similarities and some great differences. If those people are in the same room, you could be in for the great debate. Not the greatest debate of all time. That will have […]
Where do cats go when they need advice? Sure, as humans we have all different kinds of opportunities to reach out to other people in person or via media, but cats are not as fortunate. Until now.
We just lost one our cats. She was adorable, the youngest of our four, with her own sassy personality, but a heart bigger than some people I know.
The Oscar for film. The Emmy for television. The Tony for Broadway. And now, the Sundance Festival is proud to present its own version, the Golden Litter Scoop.
When this cat got lost, he knew just where to go.
3D printing technology has come to the aid of yet another cat – only this time, it was the cat’s owner who put the technology to use.
Everybody loves, Leela, whose charm and love of life get her kicked out of restaurants on a daily basis. After a busy day of inspection, she heads back home to Mindy Crandall.
Danielle Lindberg has finally gotten her cat back home from the vet. Jack had been spray-painted. When he returned on a cold, snowy day to the house, Danielle was shocked at the sight of him and until she smelled his coat, was completely baffled as to what was all over him.
It appears that everything you knew intuitively as a cat owner is true. Your kitty is a comfort when you are feeling sick and they won’t spread or catch human viruses. Short of stating the in-home cat therapy would be a viable medical prescriptive, if it makes you feel better, then snuggle away.
It’s hard to decide what’s more impressive about Manny the tabby: his awesome selfies or the fact that he has his own canine posse. Manny belongs to Instagram user @yoremahm, who told LoveMeow that Manny learned to use the camera by chance when he reached out to touch the camera during a shoot one day. “He is […]
They are amazingly cute and living in an environment that exposes them to urban dangers that include freeways and rat poison. Biologists from the National Park Service recently identified two mountain lion kittens in the western end of the Santa Monica Mountains. The female and male kittens, P-46 and P-47, were found in a den […]
She’s back. The little calico female whose vanishing act prompted the Boston Police to issue a public plea for help has returned, safe and sound, police said. “At about 7:00 AM this morning, Thursday, January 14, 2016, exactly one month after we posted a request for help finding the missing “SWAT Cat,” officers from the […]
A man and a woman have pleaded no contest to animal cruelty and drug charges after deputies searched a suspicious car parked in back of a shopping center and found heroin and a cat whose paws and legs were tightly bound with electrical tape. The story made national news after two alert Santa Clarita Valley […]
Two of the magnificent free spirits cared for by Project Bay Cat, a not-for-profit that spays and neuters a colony of feral cats on San Francisco Bay. (Screengrab: Project Bay Cat/Facebook) Need a dose of inspiration? Consider the amazing example set by Project Bay Cat. Not only are the people at Project Bay Cat finding […]
When her two-year-old black cat went missing from Readsboro, Vermont, his owner, Fran Hendricks, never could have prepared herself for the call she would receive alerting her that her cat had been found – on Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts.
Smurf and his friend, Wanda, a blind kitten, have become fast friends. Both kittens will be placed in medically-supervised foster care, according to the Nine Lives Foundation. Smurf barely survived being dyed purple and used as a chew toy by dogs. He was found by an anonymous rescuer and given medical attention by caregivers at […]
Dusty, the kitten who got trapped in a wheelie bin, is incredibly cute and friendly, and has won over her rescuers and vets at the RSPCA in London.”She got herself into a very dangerous predicament in which her whole head was jammed into a small drainage channel,” says Steve Morrall, an inspector for the RSPCA, […]