Terry Banks made a video showing a cat that climbed way up a the tree in his back yard, and appealed for help, saying the SPCA and Animal control declined to come and he feared the cat would die. Terry and his neighbors finally hired an arborist and saved the cat.
Kitten season hazard: A 4 week old kitten is rescued from within the walls of a Miami Beach residence after slipping inside from atop the building’s roof. Now he is looking for a home.
Whiskers went high up in a tree when a new dog in the neighborhood got loose and frightened him in his own yard. His family didn’t know where he ran to at first and he stayed up the tree for over a day, until Engine 13C came to the scene and made the rescue.
Children playing outside in West Park Florida on Saturday heard mewing from a narrow metal pipe and got help to save a newborn kitten’s life. They called the humane society, and firefighters came to the rescue.
On Friday we posted the happy story that blind kitty Peri had traveled from Oman to his new home in Florida. That home did not work out and now this sweet boy needs someone in the US to give him the security and appreciation he deserves.
Formerly frightened former stray Thomas meets the extraordinary Murkin for the first time, in this heartwarming video.
Smoky, the tiny kitten from last week’s story Firefighters Rescue and Revive 2 Week Old Kitten, met with his rescuers today. One of the firefighters will adopt him when he is old enough. For now, he remains in foster care with Bolton & Bury Cat Rescue.
Manchester UK firefighters found this tiny kitten on a table in a burning house, carried it outside, and gave oxygen at the scene.
Figaro escaped an abusive home and will get a new life thanks to the compassion and bravery of a child also living in that abusive home. The child rescued the injured cat and raced to a neighbor ‘s house for help.
Tiger the cat was stuck up a utility pole surrounded by live wires for 2 days, with people on the ground unable to get help. Finally, Jeff Fillmore of Idaho Power brought him down and saved the day, but Jeff is just one of the heroes who went out of their way for the frightened […]
Video creator Chase Holiday tells the heartwrenching and heartwarming story – in text this time – of Furball kitty Buddha and his siblings to honor their 2nd birthday. A video of the siblings from 2010, included here, launched the Furball Fables video series.
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.
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.
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.
Sweet Libby was rescued after being abandoned and then trapped in a culvert drain. The frightened, emaciated cat proved herself to be sweet, trusting and friendly shortly after her ordeal. She is being cared for by the BC SPCA, which is seeking information on the person responsible for Libby’s suffering.
A kitten trapped for a week underground in a storm drain in Avondale, AZ was rescued by firefighters today. The kitten will get its forever home with the woman who brought rescuers to the scene.