Feline Diabetes caused by fire-retardants in carpets, curtains and upholstery

Feline Diabetes caused by fire-retardants in carpets, curtains and upholstery

I am referring to feline diabetes insipidus which is a rare variation of diabetes. It is not related to insulin production as is the case for diabetes mellitus. I have mentioned the hazardous nature of fire-retardants before but not in … please continue reading

Eighty-one-year-old woman with mild dementia loves her robot cat

Eighty-one-year-old woman with mild dementia loves her robot cat

Virginia Smith loves her robot cat. It allows her to express her love for cats. You can see this so clearly. It is such a joy to see. Elderly people who have to live in residential care homes are often … please continue reading

Allentown firefighters rescue cat and dog from house fire

Cat receiving oxygen

A cat and dog were rescued by firefighters after a house fire broke out April 29 in the South 17th Street area of Allentown, Pennsylvania. One person was also rescued from the blaze. Engines 10,9, 6, 6 and Truck 2 … please continue reading

Eight year old girl loves blind rescue cat

Britta and Lucky

Britta Bergeson wanted to adopt this one-year-old blind rescue cat as soon as she saw her on the Arizona Humane Society (AHS) website. These small images are linked to larger versions and a short description.   She was a stray … please continue reading