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Stories Cat Deemed ‘Too Ugly to Adopt’ Given Second Chance

Cat Deemed ‘Too Ugly to Adopt’ Given Second Chance

In 2017, a tiny little ginger kitten named Romeo had a rough start to his life. He roamed the streets of southern Spain with his brothers and sisters, until all but Romeo were taken in. Too Ugly? No Way! Little Romeo looked different than other kittens. He has a facial deformity that made the locals …

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Stories Cat Seeks Love From Neighbor After Being Abandoned by Own Family

Cat Seeks Love From Neighbor After Being Abandoned by Own Family

A beautiful Ragdoll cat was abandoned by his own family when they sold their house and moved away, leaving him to fend for himself. The cat began wandering the neighborhood, going from one house to another for food and shelter. Luckily for the Virginia kitty, he came across a kind-hearted neighbor woman who wanted to …

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Stories California Bans Cat Declawing

California Bans Cat Declawing

Some cat owners are tempted to give their cat a “cat manicure,” better known as declawing, if the cat scratches the furniture or the owner. Declawing is far more cruel and invasive than a simple manicure. When a cat is declawed, the last joint on each toe is removed in order to prevent the claws …

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Stories Lost Cat Miraculously Reunited With Owner After 6 Years

Lost Cat Miraculously Reunited With Owner After 6 Years

Who says black cats are bad luck? In this case, Julie the black cat had very good luck. Keep reading to find out her miraculous story! The Disappearance  Jon Gulla rescued two cats from the shelter: Jack and his sister Julie, who is the gorgeous black cat pictured. When Jon went off to college, his …

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Stories Kitten Glued To Road Adopted By Rescuers

Kitten Glued To Road Adopted By Rescuers

A tiny kitten in Salem, Oregon may have just used one of her nine lives. One Friday morning in October 2018, a commuter, Chuck Hawley, was driving to work down Silverton Road Northeast around 7:00 a.m. when he saw what he thought was a kitten. Stuck in a Bad Spot That kitten was glued to …

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Uncategorized Abandoned Kitten Becomes NYPD’s Newest “Paw-fficer”

Abandoned Kitten Becomes NYPD’s Newest “Paw-fficer”

A Brooklyn police precinct has a new paw patrol member who took control and took over their hearts. But, Martin the kitten had a rough start to his young life until he met the officers of the 60th precinct. In December 2016, a woman abandoned a beautiful, tabby kitten outside the 60th Police Precinct in …

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Health Matted Cat Fur: Solutions and Prevention

Matted Cat Fur: Solutions and Prevention

Cats are known for being consistent with their grooming. More often than not, if your cat isn’t napping, they’re cleaning and preening themselves, making sure that they look “just right.” Long-hair cats (Persian, Norwegian Forest, Balinese, Maine Coone, etc.) and cats who shed a lot are prone to matted fur. Part of the problem is …

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Behavior Why Do Cats Hiss?

Why Do Cats Hiss?

All cat owners have experienced the hiss of their cat at some point (probably more than once). Hissing is a defensive position. By hissing, your cat is likely telling you that they’re afraid. Fear is a common reason that cats hiss, but it’s not the only one. Read on to find out how and why …

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Behavior Why Do Cats Put Their Butts in Our Faces?

Why Do Cats Put Their Butts in Our Faces?

If you have a cat, then hopefully you’ve been fortunate enough to experience your cat putting its butt in your face. This definitely isn’t how humans show affection to other humans, but oddly enough, showing their butts is how cats communicate that they love you!  So, what does it mean when your cat shows you …

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Health Hairballs: What Causes Them and How to Prevent Them

Hairballs: What Causes Them and How to Prevent Them

Most cat owners have probably had the not unpleasant experience of hearing their cat cough up a hairball and then having to clean up the mess. It’s never fun – not for you, but especially not for your cat. Hairballs can be troublesome if your cat has difficulty coughing them up. But what causes hairballs …

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