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.

Cat still in Halloween costume ends up at Los Angeles shelter after biting his owner

UPDATE October 20 Gup has been adopted by Barbara Yabor and is being spoiled by a family who is absolutely in love with him! See photo near the end of this article. This is the story of a cat who … please continue reading

After more than three years apart, a twist of fate reunites a cat with his owner

Thanks to a microchip and a twist of fate, a Lubbock, Texas veterinary technician was recently reunited with her cat who went missing over three years ago. Peyton McPeak had been caring of Ra’s, a black beauty, for months and … please continue reading

Nine-week-old kitten is recovering after being thrown toward a school bus from a moving car

According to an October 17 report by Bangordailynews.com, a nine-week-old kitten is recovering after being thrown toward a school bus from a moving car. Authorities are still searching for suspects. The kitten, now dubbed “Hiccup” by the staff at Ridge … please continue reading

Whether intentionally abused or injured during trapping, NC cat will need a forever home

Whether this sweet Cabarrus County, North Carolina kitty was intentionally abused or injured during trapping, she will need a forever home once her stray hold is up at the rural Concord shelter. Her information can be found here, as well … please continue reading

Did Facebook cyberbullying play a role in the suicide of several animal advocates over the past few years?

I’ve seen the afterthoughts of Facebook users commenting on how cyberbullying played a role in the suicide of several animal advocates over the past few years. I’d like to address that issue in this article and hope you’ll give your … please continue reading

Cat rescued minutes before garbage pickup after being thrown out inside his carrier

A cat in the Bronx, New York was rescued minutes before garbage pickup after being thrown out inside his carrier with the trash. The sweet kitty, now named Earnest Raymond, is currently in a foster to adopt program where he … please continue reading