Cat shelters

India needs more and better animal shelters

A recent conversation I had with a man in India indicates to me that the country needs more and better…

3 months ago

How to help animal rescue workers get over compassion fatigue and occupational stress

Occupational stress and compassion fatigue is not uncommon in animal rescue workers. One of the most visited pages on this…

4 months ago

Whistleblower claims horrific conditions at cat rescue and shuts it down but video contradicts her

A cat rescue organisation, Half The Way Home in Woodstock, Cherokee County, USA, temporarily housed in a cottage, has had…

4 months ago

‘Volunteers Are Valued’ Poster

I created this using Adobe Spark. I think it is quite good. I know how important volunteers are to animal…

5 months ago

Identifying Carrier States of Disease in Shelter Cats

It is important for a shelter worker to understand the common carrier states of disease so they can best recognize…

6 months ago

What I Learned From Saving a Kitten Named Hope

The above video is of Hope - a kitten who seemingly had no chance of ever being able to live…

6 months ago

3 volunteers sacked over hot animal shelter

A dispute between the boss and volunteers at an animal shelter has lead to the volunteers being sacked. Animal shelter…

6 months ago

When a rescue cat is happy and healthy it is time to say goodbye

This is a tremendous video. It oozes love. It is as if the love of the rescuers was transferred to…

7 months ago

Cats in foster homes are more likely to be adopted than cats in shelters. Discuss.

Ben Nelms saved the life of a seriously injured cat, Henry, through fostering and wants more foster carers at the…

8 months ago

Shelter worker asks partner if she can adopt shelter cat in brilliant photos

Ginger tabby shelter cat creams his audition to be adopted by a shelter worker who fell in love with him…

8 months ago