Incidents at Rowan County Animal Control Lead to Petition to Fire Director Clai Martin

Rowan officer dragging dog

Due to numerous concerns that escalated last week with the critical injury of a cat named Cooper, a petition calling for the firing of Rowan County Control (Salisbury, North Carolina) Director Clai Martin commenced March 13. I’m including three … please continue reading

Is Gum Disease in Cats Partly Responsible for Feline Dementia?

Gum disease in cats

I just have to raise this question and it is just a question. The reason why I am asking the question is because (a) gum disease is common in domestic cats and (b) research indicates that, in humans, Alzheimer’s patients … please continue reading

Why Compulsory Sterilisation, Microchipping and Registration of Cats Might Not Work

In order to reduce the number of unwanted cats in various countries, the lawmakers are considering compulsory registration, micro-chipping and sterilisation. Will these laws work? To me, there seems to be two reasons why they may fail. The first is … please continue reading