When videos of a kitten and prairie dog went viral, curiosity got the better of us, so we reached out to Mattie Sanders to learn a little more about the Sanders Zoo and how this unusual friendship came about. Life With Cats: Let's start with the most obvious question, how did the Sanders Zoo get started? Mattie Sanders: The Sanders … [Read more...] about Prairie Dog’s New Best Friend is a Kitten at Sanders “Zoo”
When Sam Tochtop's ex decided they needed two cats, fate intervened the very next day when a friend found two kittens following a storm. As the kittens grew, it became apparent Scooter had mobility issues due to a spine deformity. In spite of being told he should put the cat down, Sam, who had not been a fan of cats to start, disagreed and, instead, has built his home, and … [Read more...] about Viral Video: Med Student Head Over Heels for his Special Needs Cat
Sometimes the best lessons in life can come from animals. A friend for life may be a different color, shape, species, feathered, or furred and it, simply, doesn't matter. An unexpected friendship can make every day that much better. We, as humans, should be as open-minded and -hearted. … [Read more...] about Unusual Friends: What Do They Know We Don’t?
Dog lovers may be familiar with Doug the Pug, but the Internet sensation, who took Instagram by storm, has a new sibling that is sure to make all the feline fanciers out there purr...he's got a new little sister. Meet Fiona the Feline who is certainly poised to steal as many hearts as her big brother. Check out this photogenic … [Read more...] about Celebrity Doug the Pug has Adorable New Feline Sibling
Sometimes friends are found in the most unexpected places. That is the story of Jo Jo and Alan. In 2011, Jo Jo was rescued by Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand from a horrible situation where he lived in a cage at a restaurant and was used by patrons as a prop for photos. Thankfully, Jo Jo was able to go to a safe place where he could be cared for … [Read more...] about Rescued Macaque Jo Jo and Alan the Stray Cat Find Unique Friendship