New law in Illinois will allow a portion of pet registration fees be used for TNR and low-cost spay and neuter

A new law in Illinois will go into effect on January 1, 2018, where counties can opt to use a portion of pet registration fees so low-income families can afford to spay or neuter their pets and feral colony caregivers can … please continue reading

Disturbing images of pets transported from Florida to SC after Hurricane Irma

UPDATE September 19, 2017 Greenville County Animal Care now has an album containing 27 photos (14 cats and 13 dogs) of Hurricane Irma dogs and cats available for rescue or adoption. There’s no fee for approved rescues. UPDATE September 17, … please continue reading

Beautiful kitten rescued from NC shelter after a neighborhood child intentionally broke her legs

Children should be taught to respect animals at a young age. Sometimes a child slips through the cracks due to bad parenting or bad genes or bad something or another that turns a once innocent child into an abuser. A … please continue reading

Hurrican Irma preparedness to help pets and people get to safety

With Hurricane Irma pretty much guaranteed to hit the United States within the next few days, people are struggling to get themselves, as well as their pets to safety. States in the path of Irma are getting emergency plans in … please continue reading

Community Cats United, Inc-Rocks project will bring about global awareness of TNR

The mission of Community Cats United, Inc (Trap-Neuter-Return community) is to globally engage those who dedicate themselves to the care taking of community cats and their efforts to promote community cat well being. The organization will celebrate their third anniversary … please continue reading

Discussion: Your thoughts on a Facebook post about flooding prediction in Houston that was dismissed as ‘fake news’

This article is definitely out of the ordinary for me because it’s not about cats and dogs being rescued. Except it actually IS about cats and dogs (and other pets) being rescued. The fact is, Houston residents actually had some … please continue reading

Pets are now allowed at Houston evacuee shelters in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

Cats in flood

According to an August 28 update by Alley Cat Allies, Houston evacuee shelters in the path of flood damage by Hurricane Harvey are now accepting pets. Their website announced “Pets are now allowed at Houston evacuee shelters in the aftermath of … please continue reading

This wimpy monster allegedly shot and killed a cat and bragged about it on Facebook

This photo of a cat shot and killed with an arrow was posted on Facebook August 26 by a wimpy monster named Kevin Paz (AKA Kev Meija). No information is given on him unless you send him a friend request. … please continue reading

Pilot Mountain passes ban on feeding wild animals, including feral and community cats

Pilot Mountain, North Carolina is a small town with a population of 1,444 (2016 statistics) It’s known for its connection with Mayberry and The Andy Griffith Show. This week the town is gaining a reputation on social media of being … please continue reading

West Virginia cruelty case: Scratches found inside totes after multiple dead cats were found abandoned

Berkeley County Animal Control is reaching out for help from the public on another bizarre case of cats were found dead after being abandoned.  This case is much like the Rockingham County, NC case in May 2016. This case comes … please continue reading