kentucky

  • Best and worst states for animal protection laws in 2013

    Best and worst states for animal protection laws in 2013

    Once again, the Bluegrass State ranks as the worst state in America for animal-protection legislation, while the Land of Lincoln retains its status as the best for 2013.

  • CatTime’s top 10 cat news stories of 2013

    CatTime’s top 10 cat news stories of 2013

    Two-thousand and thirteen had no shortage of news involving cats, and here are the top 10 news stories of the year that got the most traffic on CatTime.com.

  • Kentucky shelter needs help after facility and animals are lost in fire

    Kentucky shelter needs help after facility and animals are lost in fire

    A fire completely destroyed the Knox-Whitley Animal Shelter in Rockholds, Ky.; some of the dogs were saved, but most of the cats perished — here’s how you can help.

  • Lucky’s accused assailant charged with animal cruelty

    Lucky’s accused assailant charged with animal cruelty

    According to the Richmond Register, a man accused of allegedly breaking a kitten’s two front legs with a golf club has been charged with second-degree animal cruelty — a class A misdemeanor that imposes a fine of no more than $500 and a sentence of 90 days to 12 months in jail. Prosecutors originally sought […]

  • UPDATE: “Broken cat” named Lucky gets fixed

    UPDATE: “Broken cat” named Lucky gets fixed

    UPDATE: According to Lex18.com, Gary Foster, Jr., 32, has been charged with torture of a cat, a felony, yesterday. Foster allegedly slammed the kitten on the ground, choked him, and then shattered his front legs with a golf club. Foster’s next court date is scheduled for October 17 at 9:00 a.m. A kitten in Lexington, […]