Two charged with animal cruelty and abandonment in the case of 17 cats dumped in Garner, North Carolina




Two people have been charged with animal cruelty and animal abandonment in the case of 17 cats dumped in Garner, North Carolina, which is in Johnston County. This is a followup to the PoC article asking for help in trapping … please continue reading

A Christmas miracle: Another cat trapped and in foster care after being abandoned in Garner, NC




Thanks to the team at Operation Garner, another of the 17 cats (originally listed as 16) dumped by two scum-of-the-earth people in Garner, North Carolina, has been trapped and is safe. Wally, a black and white declawed beauty, was captured … please continue reading

Lizzy: Now in her forever home after being rescued in horrible condition in Upstate SC




This is an update on Lizzy (Liz), the pitiful kitty found by a Good Samaritan in Upstate South Carolina and taken into the care of Foster Paws Rescue, a 501c3 based in Greenville and well-respected for taking on many tough … please continue reading

Thanks to an Upstate SC rescue, a Good Samaritan and Facebook, this poor cat has been saved




Thanks to an Upstate South Carolina Rescue, a Good Samaritan who couldn’t walk away and do nothing and Facebook sharing, this poor cat has been saved. Carol, who lives in the Greenville area, found this poor soul Friday evening and … please continue reading

Florida firefighters and animal hospital join forces to save kitten with its paw stuck in a drain cap




A group of firefighters have once again come to the rescue of a helpless kitten. This is a story with a happy ending that brings to mind “it takes a village” as to how the kitten was finally saved. It … please continue reading

Lady adopts three blinded sibling cats to keep them together




In Dubai, three abandoned tabby cats living in a warehouse had become blind because of a viral infection which appears to have developed into a secondary, bacterial infection which had destroyed the eyes of the three siblings, one male and … please continue reading

Rescue of a Massachusetts cat stuck in a storm drain grate goes viral




With all of the abuse stories that flood the news these days, it’s refreshing to come across a feel-good rescue story. The rescue of a cat stuck in a storm drain grate has gone viral since Facebook: Winchendon Fire Department … please continue reading