NC kitten rescue: This procedure was used to successfully ‘thaw out’ frostbitten stray kitty

This is the story of Nativity Grace, a kitten abandoned in a store parking lot in 10-degree Fahrenheit temperature. I realize this is a long article, but PLEASE take the time to read how Marleen Jenkins and Janelle Scere handled … please continue reading

Good Dog Helps Kitty By Removing Cup From Her Face

Dog helps cat remove cup from her face

Is this dog’s intention to remove the cup from the cat’s face or to retrieve an interesting looking object which is moving and which happens to be on a cat’s face? The former will elevate the dog to human status and the latter will keep the dog where he/she is, an animal behaving instinctively. please continue reading

Cats rescued from California fires suffer from burnt paws and smoke inhalation

Cats suffered burnt paws and smoke inhalation in Calif wild fires

Mass and rapid evacuations by residents caught up in the massive, raging California fires resulted in companion animals being left behind. The residents fled without their pets. It reminds me of the floods. It must have been rapid and terrifying. … please continue reading

Librarian in Italy won the right from her employer to use two ‘sick days’ to stay home with her sick dog

An Italian animal advocacy group recently helped an Italian librarian win the right from her employer to use two of her sick days to stay home to care for her 12-year-old dog. The librarian had no family or outside help … please continue reading

Newly adopted kitten washed away with family home in Hurricane Harvey floodwater

Cat rescued from Houston flood waters is doing well

A Houston family had just adopted a tabby kitten. The kitten was micro-chipped and registered with Harris County Veterinary Public Health. The registered ownership had not been transferred to the family at the time the disaster struck and their home … please continue reading