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Headstrong Cat Rescued From a Sticky Situation

May 25, 2018

Police in Seymour, Wisconsin got a call for an injured cat at an abandoned home and discovered that cat’s head was stuck between two concrete steps.   Police, fire, and department of public works crews were called to help free the cat. Workers separated the concrete and the cat took off before it could be securely […]

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A Match from Heaven For Bullied Boy

April 2, 2018

  Madden is a little boy who was born with a cleft pallet and different colored eyes. He was bullied for being different so Mom encouraged him to make a video. Then his Mom saw a cat up for adoption that had the same cleft lip and pallet and two different colored eyes just like […]

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Kitten With Four Ears and Deformed Eye Rescued

February 17, 2018

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

February 13, 2018

  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

January 7, 2018

  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

October 29, 2017

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

October 7, 2017

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

July 3, 2017

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

May 31, 2017

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!

January 17, 2017

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

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