Uninformed cat owners may be surprised at the age a kitten can give birth to her first litter

Animal shelters are seeing one of the worst kitten seasons in recent years with many more cats coming in than can be found homes for. One reason is ignorance on the age a kitten has to be to become pregnant. … please continue reading

Situation critical at rural NC animal shelter after 62 cats arrive in only 2 days

There is a crisis in animal shelters all over North and South Carolina. Despite local area groups efforts to promote low-cost and free spay/neuter shelters are still overflowing with pregnant or mother cats and their kittens, mother dogs and puppies. This … please continue reading