Advocacy

Why Do Animal Shelters Have Adoption Fees For Cats?

If you’ve adopted a cat from a local shelter, you’ll most likely have paid an adoption fee as part of the adoption process. But have you ever wondered why adoption fees exist? And what sort of things does an adoption fee go to pay for? Here’s what you need to know.

by Phillip Mlynar
June 29th

Fostering A Pet: Love. Learn. Let Go. Repeat.

Whether you foster for a public animal shelter or a private rescue, you are providing a home for an animal who otherwise might be living in a cage, or worse, might be euthanized. Here’s what you should know about fostering.

by Nina Stively
March 9th

5 Purr-Worthy Cat Charities To Donate To This Holiday Season

The holidays are a great time to think about donating to charities and organizations that do good work in areas that you’re concerned about, like advocacy for cats. For non-profit organizations, the donations are also tax deductible! That’s something to consider as the New Year is coming up fast.

by Phillip Mlynar
December 16th

Why Do I Feel Anxious About Adopting A Senior Cat?

November is National Adopt A Senior Pet Month, and you may want to celebrate by bringing home an older kitty. Here are some concerns you might have about adopting a senior cat along with a few things to consider that will put your mind at ease.

by Phillip Mlynar
November 6th

What Does Helping Shelter Animals Mean To You?

They say that with volunteering, you get back so much more than you give. I sort of cringe every time I hear that. Not because it isn’t true, but because it’s too simple; it doesn’t convey the depth of the experience.

by CatTime
October 22nd

How To Volunteer At An Animal Shelter

If you’re interested in helping dogs, cats, and other animals that are waiting for forever homes at your local animal shelter, there are plenty of things to consider. There’s bound to be a volunteer position that fits your capabilities. Here’s what you need to know to volunteer!

by Mike Clark
January 27th, 2020
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