Pets rescued from the Grenfell Tower blaze to be temporarily housed by Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

Clearly, quite a lot of dogs and cats have been rescued from the catastrophic fire at Grenfell House. The residents who escaped are to be temporarily housed in their community by the local authority. It may be impractical or impossible … please continue reading

Canadian cat rescue shelter rejects people who insist on declawing their cat

As a person who detests the declawing of cats I am very pleased to see that the Regina Cat Rescue, Saskatchewan, Canada has decided to refuse adoptions by clients who insist on declawing their cat. For me, this is a … please continue reading

Cat rescue center wants to sue a couple for $1000 for breach of contract

Shelter sues adopters for 1000 USD

Many rescue organisations have a clause in the adoption contract which states that the adopter(s) must bring the animal back if they want to get rid of him/her. This is sensible as it helps to protect the lives of these … please continue reading

Pet Rescue and Adoption Act – Assembly Bill 485

The Pet Rescue and Adoption Act is a bill (proposed legislation being debated by the legislators) which extends to the entire state of California a law which has been in place in Los Angeles since 2012, namely, an obligation on … please continue reading

NC cat owner turns to social media to find her cat after a meeting to identify him through local rescuer never took place

Kitty missing

This is Lit’l Boy, a beautiful kitty owned and loved by Elaine White in Rockwell, North Carolina. Lit’l Boy was rescued by Barbara Hart from Rowan County Animal Shelter back in January 2017 after he was turned in as a … please continue reading

Kitten stuck under the hood of a van is rescued by Columbia mechanics

Kitten under bonnet

A tiny kitten is safe in Columbia, South Carolina after being rescued from under the hood of a van after becoming stuck there. This is her story. The kitten, now known as Lucky, was a passenger under the hood compartment … please continue reading

I’m in shock after a New York cat ‘rescuer’ promotes declawing on social media

While doing my nightly routine of “sleep-surfing” the internet, I recently came across a post on Facebook from a “friend” that I thought would interest (and most likely anger) the readers here. This friend is a big promoter of declawing … please continue reading