Posts Tagged “cat news”

Kitten With Four Ears and Deformed Eye Rescued

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Kitten With Four Ears and Deformed Eye Rescued

Frankie is a 10 week old kitten found in Melbourne, Australia under a house with his brother. He has a rare genetic mutation that gives him four ears! One of his eyes was badly deformed and needed to be surgically removed. Frankie was brought to Geelong Animal Welfare Society, and eventually adopted by new owner…

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Alley Cat Allies Grant Supports USVI Hurricane Recovery

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Alley Cat Allies Grant Supports USVI Hurricane Recovery

  CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands – Feb. 13, 2018 – Alley Cat Allies, the global engine of change for cats, has provided a grant of $5,000 to the Lucky Paws Foundation of St. Thomas for food, supplies and Trap-Neuter-Return work with cats on the island. Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated this community in September,…

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Totally Absurd: Contractor Sues Woman Who’s Cat Scratched him and Claims it is a Bobcat

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Totally Absurd: Contractor Sues Woman Who’s Cat Scratched him and Claims it is a Bobcat

  TAMPA, FL — Christine Lee wants the world to know she does not own a bobcat.   In May last year, contractor Marcos Hernandez entered the home of Christine Lee in Tampa Florida to do an inspection and claims a pet bobcat severely scratched him when he entered the condo on his ARMS.   However…

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Philly Shelter Amputates Cat’s Leg Before Returning to Owner

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Philly Shelter Amputates Cat’s Leg Before Returning to Owner

By Robert Hudson   Imagine you have a 16 year old cat that has lived indoors and accidently escapes outside over a weekend. You track the cat down to a city shelter the following Monday, (within 48 hours of when the cat was admitted) and discover when you go to pick up the cat, it…

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My Cat is Working off Weight By Roaming City Streets

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My Cat is Working off Weight By Roaming City Streets

Ron Kirk decided to have his 20 year old obese cat Tucker work off weight by roaming the city streets outside his condo and Tucker has become a regular visitor in shops up and down the street for blocks.   “He walks into the bank,” said Kirk, 40, a database analyst who works from home….

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Haunted House Ghost Turns Out to Be a Cat

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Haunted House Ghost Turns Out to Be a Cat

Curt Coleman thought his house was haunted after hearing his toilet flush in the wee hours night after night while he lived alone. Then one night he caught the ghostly apparition in the act…on a hidden video! I have never seen such a cuddly ghost! Tweet

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California Bill Prohibiting the Sale of Dogs, Cats, and Bunnies in Stores Statewide

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California Bill Prohibiting the Sale of Dogs, Cats, and Bunnies in Stores Statewide

Social Compassion in Legislation Announces Robust Support for AB 485 from Legislature and Public   SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — California Assembly Bill 485, the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act, passed the State Assembly today.  AB 485, authored by Assemblymembers Patrick O’Donnell and Matt Dababneh and sponsored by animal advocacy group, Social Compassion in…

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Waffle the Cat Defends Home From Bobcat-Watch now!

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Waffle the Cat Defends Home From Bobcat-Watch now!

In Telluride, Colorado, Waffle goes nose to nose with a bobcat with only a pane of glass between them! Tweet

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Orphan Possum Thinks Cat Is Its Mother

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Orphan Possum Thinks Cat Is Its Mother

In Melbourne Australia, a backyard cat got an unexpected surprise when a ring tailed possum attached itself to the cats neck and refused to let go.   It was found when Oscar the cat began crying loudly outside his home, and the fire department was called to rescue the baby.   Oscar did not appear…

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Corduroy-Oldest Living Cat is Presumed Dead After Escaping

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Corduroy-Oldest Living Cat is Presumed Dead After Escaping

  Corduroy the cat, the famous Oregon kitty recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records to be the oldest living cat is missing and presumed dead.   Ashley Okura of Sisters, Oregon who had Corduroy for 27 years made the announcement on Instagram this week. She reports that the cat bolted out the door on…

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