Shelters See Highest Number of Intakes on July 5
More animals enter shelters on July 5th than any other day of the year; here's what you can do so your cats stay safe and don't become a sad statistic.
Children Of Military Families Benefit From Pets
A study by a Tufts University researcher reveals that children in military families are better at coping with stress if there is a pet dog or cat in the household.
June Is Adopt-A-Cat Month
As spring brings “kitten season,” shelters and rescues fill with unwanted felines who need to be adopted; humans are encouraged to add a four-legged to their family.
Get Involved During Be Kind To Animals Week
The first week in May is “Be Kind to Animals Week,” a time of reflection and action in the name of animals across the country and around the world.
Keeping You And Your Pets Safe From Domestic Violence
Domestic violence doesn’t just harm humans — family pets are also impacted; fortunately more abuse shelters for victims of this awful situation are accepting pets.
Joint Custody Of The Family Pet?
When a couple gets divorced, it isn’t unusual for the parents to get joint custody of the children, including visitation rights; the same applies to pet dogs and cats.
Last Friday In April Is National Hairball Awareness Day
Knowing a bit about your cat's hairball habits might just save his life.
Heartbreaking Letter: “Grown-ups killed my kitty”
“I didn’t think big people lied because they are grown-ups and know what is right.”
Happy World Spay Day: Time To Get It Done
With overpopulated shelters and rescues, World Spay Day brings awareness to the problem, encouraging pet owners to spay and neuter their pet dogs and cats.
Mama Cat Nurses Pit Bull Pup [VIDEO]
A cat with four newborns to feed made room for an unfortunate Pit Bull puppy, who had been rejected by his mother, by feeding the pup and taking him for her own.
Chihuahua Cares For Orphaned Kittens
What the kittens needed was a mom, and they found one in the most unlikely candidate: a dog.
Man Risks Life To Rescue Stray Cat
Wayne Keith, 53, who is described as an animal lover by his best friend, pursued the cat with the intention of rescuing it. However, his yard ends at a 30-foot drop...
January 14th is National Dress Up Your Pet Day
Created by a pet lifestyle expert and celebrated every January 14 since 2009, pet owners are encouraged to dress their pets up in safe and cute costumes today.
What Does “No Kill” Mean?
Although there are still more pets than available homes, shelters and rescues are lowering the number through spay/neuter programs and various adoption events.
Having Cats May Cut Risk Of Heart Disease
“Several studies showed that pets decreased the body’s reaction to stress, with a decrease in heart rate, blood pressure and adrenaline-like hormone release when a pet is present as opposed to when a pet is not present,” Dr. Levine explains.
Two-Legged Cat Named Boots Defies The Odds
Video: Left at an animal shelter, personnel didn’t know what do with the abandoned kitten who was missing two back feet, and they considered euthanizing the animal.
Cat Saves Ohio Couple From Toxic Gas
The Ramseys have 19 cats — all fixed — on their farm property; eight of the felines arrived when the economy went south.
Top 5 Thanksgiving Tips For Cats And Cat Lovers
Five important tips all cat owners should keep in mind this Thanksgiving holiday, including how to keep them away from human food and dealing with visitors and strangers.
Kitten Takes An Unplanned 180-mile Road Trip In Car Engine
“She’s very playful, very inquisitive,” Jackson says. “And [she’s] not scared of anything.”
Adorable Cat Is The King Of Jenga [VIDEO]
Video: This amazing cat named Moe has a knack for playing Jenga, a popular game for humans where one has to disassemble a tower made of blocks one piece at a time.