About Elisa Black-Taylor

Elisa is an experienced cat caretaker and rescuer. She lives in the US. As well as being a professional photographer, Elisa has been a regular contributor to PoC for nine years. See her Facebook page.

Fljótsdalshérað residents told to keep their cats in at night or they’ll be trapped and euthanized
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Fljótsdalshérað is a municipality located in eastern Iceland. It is the largest municipality in the country by area. The biggest town in the municipality is Egilsstaðir, with a population of 2,300. They’ve recently made the news (and not in a … please continue reading

NY woman sees plea on Facebook to rescue a cat on an interstate guardrail and rushes to help
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Cat frozen and rescued

A cat frozen to a highway guardrail is recovering this weekend, thanks to an upstate New York woman who acted quickly about a Facebook post. Joyanna Lathrop came across a plea for help after someone spotted a ginger cat they … please continue reading

San Francisco Station 49 hit with cease and desist order preventing any discussion of Edna, including on social media
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Employees at San Francisco Station 49 has received a cease and desist order that prevents them from discussing the identity of the anonymous complainer that led to their station cat Edna’s eviction on Monday. The order was issued Thursday by … please continue reading

Thanks to a microchip, cat found injured and 30 miles from home is back with his family
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Marley is a handsome black cat from Clitheroe, UK who has already used up a few of his nine lives. In August 2018 he ran away from home after being allowed outside, then he suffered a broken leg after being run … please continue reading

A proposal to make the village of Omaui, Southland in New Zealand ‘cat-free’ has been postponed until next week
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New Zealand Cat

A proposal to make the village of Omaui, Southland in New Zealand ‘cat-free’ has been postponed until February 18 and February 19.  A plan being discussed is to neuter the cats already there and to ban any cats that die in … please continue reading

San Francisco Fire Department Commissioner has joined the ‘movement’ to get Edna back to Station 49
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Edna at home

The most recent update on San Francisco Fire Station 49 cat Edna tells us even the San Francisco Fire Department Commissioner is fighting to get Edna back to the only home she’s ever known. Edna’s heartbreaking move has been covered … please continue reading

More information about Edna, the fire station cat who was recently evicted from the only home she’s ever known
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Edna at home

More information about Edna, the fire station cat who was recently evicted from the only home she’s ever known has come to light. Edna was a comforting presence at San Francisco Fire Department #49 until her eviction on Monday. The … please continue reading