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  • Nurseries Give Newborn Kittens A New Chance At Life

    Nurseries Give Newborn Kittens A New Chance At Life

    Gallery: A behind-the-scenes look at how some American animal shelters and rescues are starting kitten nurseries to ensure newborn felines remain healthy until adoption.

  • Los Angeles Has Three MILLION Feral Cats: What Can We Do?

    Los Angeles Has Three MILLION Feral Cats: What Can We Do?

    With millions of feral cats in Los Angeles, something drastic needs to be done.

  • UPDATE: Los Angeles commercial pet sales ban passes vote

    UPDATE: Los Angeles commercial pet sales ban passes vote

    The Los Angeles City Council has voted to pass a proposed Los Angeles ordinance banning the retail sale of dogs, cats, and rabbits obtained from commercial breeders. A council meeting regarding the ban was held October 24, with the ordinance earning strong support and an initial vote of 12-2. The San Gabriel Valley Tribune reported […]

  • Los Angeles considers 3-year ban on commercial pet sales

    Los Angeles considers 3-year ban on commercial pet sales

    In the past few years, animal shelters in the city of Los Angeles have taken in a record number of relinquished, unwanted, and abandoned pets. In 2009, Stray Cat Alliance board member Missy Woodward told the Los Angeles Daily News that rescue organizations have become overwhelmed since the economic downturn. “The rescue groups are not […]