Two 8th grade boys are being called heroes for rescuing a litter of kittens they saw being thrown into a river in a bag one day last week. Read more
A six week old kitten named Piper was rescued by animal rescue and fire crews Thursday afternoon after a family getting cash from an ATM heard his cries. Read more
A kitten from a cat colony who’d been separated from his siblings yelled and yelled after he was trapped as part of a big rescue operation. He yelled – meowing forcefully yet pathetically – until something happened that made everything all right. Read more
Authorities in Western Massachusetts removed 31 cats and kittens from a kitten mill on Friday. Much like puppy mill dogs, these cats were poorly cared for and several require medical attention for severe infection and flea anemia. Read more
The Colorado National Guard says the motto is “no pets are left behind” as they evacuate people from the raging floodwaters. Hundreds of pets have been ferried to safety with their owners via helicopter or rescued in ground operations. Read more
Greg and Wayne are safe, warm and well fed at the shelter now thanks to the good Samaritan who found them subsisting on scraps and huddling for warmth behind a grocery store. Read more
A blind cat known to thousands through an unforgettable photo was killed at the shelter on Monday, the day he was scheduled for release to rescuers. Read more
Venus, the strikingly beautiful cat whose markings have made her an instant star, appeared on Today this morning with her petparents. Read more
A cat with an unusual and striking beauty gained instant fame after someone posted her photo online. Her family is overwhelmed with the appreciation and good wishes for their little girl. Read more
A Pittsburgh artist is caring for nine baby kittens found behind a restaurant and brought to her studio space.
Taji is beginning a new life in Texas with Army Major Idamaria Hillkjonaas, thanks to a friend in Ohio and help from SPCA International. Taji was found as a 5 week old kitten in Iraq last July by soldiers who knew that Idamaria would adopt her. She has been staying in Ohio since October, and flew to Texas yesterday with Idamaria.
Forgotten Felines of Hunstville, AL is working to rescue and rehome 40 cats found at an abandoned drug house. The kitties are headed for better lives.