The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is the foremost advocate and defender of animal rights since its inception in 1866 by founder Henry Bergh. Believing that all animals deserve respect and kindness, the organization has worked hard to drive legislation and programs to that end. The following article on urine marking is one of the many … [Read more...] about ASPCA Shares Insight Into Urine Marking Issues
Did you know it is National Black Cat Day on August 17? It is, and many shelters across the country and celebrating with special adoption fees, like the ASPCA in New York City. Black cats are fantastic and gives you just 10 reasons why you should adopt one of these beauties. So consider celebrating this Black Cat Appreciation Day in the most special of days by adopting a … [Read more...] about Celebrate Black Cat Appreciation Day by Learning WHY You Should!
Who could resist an orange-haired Mayor with the name Snuggleface? Well, the Animal Care Centers of NYC and ASCPA are hoping no one. In fact, they took over City Hall Park on Thursday, June 29, turning it into "Kitty Hall," in honor of Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month. “Kitty Hall celebrates ‘everything cats’ for adopt a cat month. We’ll have cats and kittens of all ages, sizes … [Read more...] about Now THIS is how Things Should be Run…from Kitty Hall!
Alarmed New York City subway riders spotted a kitten on the tracks and went into code-red mode. "I waved the conductor down and another lady came and pushed the emergency button," Benjamin Hilario told the New York Daily News. Hilario, 32, said he got a glimpse of the kitten followed by the frightening sight the oncoming lights of the train pulling into the station. Hilario … [Read more...] about New Yorkers Flag Down Conductor To Save Kitten
While bathing a cat has its pros and cons and people that fall on both sides of the tub, so to speak, it is still hard to ignore the fact that sometimes it can be really cute. Depending, of course, on the cat in question. The ASPCA shares that as cats are already fastidious in their personal hygiene, baths are not a particular necessity for them. However, if a cat gets … [Read more...] about The Cat in the Bath