Adopted cat returned to shelter after three months because she “jumped on things”




This is the story of Avalon, and thankfully it has a happy ending. Avalon was adopted over the weekend. A lot of cats aren’t so fortunate once they end up back at the shelter. Avalon was adopted from Davidson County Animal … please continue reading

Happy ending for abandoned Garner, NC cat rescued last week

Abandoned cat rescued




After the heartbreaking story of Sugar, who was found dead last Thursday, it’s nice to report a happy ending for another of the cats dumped in Garner, North Carolina. Jada, a black beauty, was found last Monday and has been reunited … please continue reading

Animal advocates are beyond enraged after Sugar was found dead of starvation and animal attack

Craddling dead cat




Animal advocates are beyond enraged after the body of Sugar, one of the Garner, North Carolina cats who was dumped Thanksgiving weekend, was found dead the morning of February 2 by Kathy Kamins and Karen Thompson, who have been involved … please continue reading

Symphony: Even her vet had given up hope-then Foster Paws Rescue and an adoption angel stepped up to save her

Rescue cat




This is the happy ending story of a cat most of the world had given up on. Considered unadoptable by many and possibly a lost cause by the vet who treated her, Symphony is truly a miracle kitty who found … please continue reading

California man relocates his feral colony and is “giving back” to the rescue who took them in

Man rescues feral cats




Joe Fonseca spent 20 years feeding the feral cats who gathered in the parking lot outside of his office. But when Joe decided to retire, things quickly went downhill: until he came up with a plan. Now his cats are … please continue reading

Petition signatures needed to seek maximum sentence for animal-abusing NC couple

Black cat




Petition signatures are needed to seek the maximum sentence for the animal-abusing North Carolina couple who abandoned 16 cats in November, 2016. This PoC article will bring you up to date as to what happened to the cats, and this … please continue reading

Lizzy’s saga continues: Loving owner dies and Foster Paws Rescue is there once again to save her




UPDATE: January 24 6:35 p.m. Lizzy is safely out of the shelter! This is a sad update on Lizzy, whose story you first read about on PoC back in November. Lizzy was found by a Good Samaritan in pitiful condition, … please continue reading

Upstate family seeking to reunite cat they were forced to surrender with their son who has Asperger’s syndrome

Cat companion to Aspergers boy




This is a very sad story because it could easily happen to any of us with a family. It’s doubly heartbreaking because in the process of putting their lives back together a young boy with Asperger syndrome may never again see … please continue reading