How the ear condition Otitis Externa can make a cat famous and is this a good thing?

Otitis

There is another cat celebrity on the internet, Otitis. He’s white and he has no ears. He has no ears because of human neglect. He developed a condition called otitis externa. This is either a bacterial, yeast or fungal infection … please continue reading

Reward offered in NC for information on “Biltmore Forest Serial Cat Killer”

A $2,500 reward is being offered by a western North Carolina rescue for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of a cat killer in the Biltmore Forest area. Biltmore Forest Police officers reported a cat was shot Monday … please continue reading

What it is really like to have to euthanize shelter animals

Shelter worker Shannon

A cattery coordinator, Shannon Phillips (see above – the photo is by her), tells us what it is like for her to euthanize and make decisions about euthanizing cats and dogs on a daily basis. She admits that she has … please continue reading

Viral video shows firefighters as they rescue a kitten on a busy street in Abu Dhabi

Kitten was safely rescued

A heartwarming (and heart-stopping) video was caught in Abu Dhabi Thursday morning when the Abu Dhabi Civil Defence rescued a kitten trapped on a busy street. Traffic was stopped on Shaikh Zayed Street (AKA Salam Street) after a call went … please continue reading