Cats are always a bit mysterious, but this one has her own mask. “That’s not a cat, that’s a trash Panda,” one poster commented.
The three New Maryland students were on a pizza run when they came close to hitting a kitten on the highway. Concerned, they put their munchies on hold and tracked the kitten.
Cat lovers everywhere were outraged by the story of a kitten named Smurf who was dyed purple and used as a chew toy. “I feel sick to the pit of my stomach,” said Paris Hayat, commenting on LifeWithCats. “I am horrified by the cruelty of human beings! The poor baby!” Grace Garcia Santos-Ocampo wrote. Smurf […]
Eleven-year-old Mojo and Max, 16, had been friends for most of their lives. But when they were dropped off at the Anne Arundel County Animal Control in Millersville, Maryland, their future was uncertain. Then things began to look up for one of the senior cats. “About a month ago, this lady adopted Mojo,” a posting […]
If Linda Rosenthal has her way, New York will be the first state to make it illegal to declaw a cat. The Manhattan assemblywoman has introduced a bill to ban the controversial procedure. Animal welfare advocates and cat lovers from around the country are taking the fight to the public. “Americans should speak out against […]
This is really good news about a terrible problem. It involves real life heroes and villains, plus a dose of politics and the truth about a dirty, cruel business that needs to end. Buried in a massive spending bill is a provision that will shut down shady dealers who buy and sell dogs and cats […]
When Tiny Tim and his littermates were saved from euthanasia, no one initially realized that the young kitten – between 8 and 10 days old – was paralyzed from the hips down.
Starting next month, the FBI will require all police departments to report cases of animal cruelty, which the agency has now labeled as a “crime against society.” “Do you hate animal abuse? Then you’ll love what the FBI is doing about it.” That sentiment from TheAnimalRescueSite.com sums up the reaction by many in the animal […]
There is a charming old bit of folklore from the land of ice and volcanoes about a giant cat that, come Christmas time, will eat anyone who does not possess a new article of clothing.
Dr. Andrew Kaplan is a successful and well-respected veterinarian whose clients include some well-off pets in Manhattan.
Juravinski Hospital, located in the Hamilton County of Canada, is allowing a very different kind of visitor. The hospital is one of the few to allow cats and dogs to visit their sick or recovering owners. The effort is part of Paws for Healing, an organization designed to help owners benefit from the therapeutic properties […]
One hundred dogs and ten cats scheduled to be euthanized took a plane trip instead, courtesy of Wings of Rescue, and arrived safely in Seattle Friday. They were among 1,100 shelter animals, mostly dogs, who were flown out of Los Angeles to less crowded shelters where they can be adopted. Photos and videos of the […]