Stray cat living on the streets of Turkey enters vehicle and finds a forever home

Leo

This is the story of Leo, a stray cat living on the streets of Ankara, Turkey who one day decided good food and an excellent caregiver were only part of having a good life. Leo wanted a home to call … please continue reading

Free-living Istanbul cat remembered in a bronze statue

Tombili a Turkish street cat

This is another good news cat story. We like them because there are too many bad news cat stories. Most cats in Turkey are “free-living”. Another term is “community cats”. They don’t have owners. They share their time between a … please continue reading

Homeless kitten’s heartwarming physical transformation will warm your heart

A TRAGIC kitten was living a terrible life abandoned on the busy streets of Istanbul, Turkey, with pedestrians ignoring her because of her unpleasant looks. This poor kitten. What a life she had. Lost and almost certain to die young. … please continue reading

Turkey’s cats are largely respected thanks to practicing Muslims

If you are Turkish and a true adherent of the Islam faith you’ll treat all cats well because you’ll follow the ancient Hadiths of the Islamic faith.  Also, with Turkey developing Western ideas about animal rights amongst the educated, urban … please continue reading