cats in emergencies

Cat awaits rescue on fire escape while building burns

This is the first time I have seen a cat who has escaped a fire and is waiting for help…

2 weeks ago

American storm grates need smaller or larger holes to protect cats and wildlife

It is evident to me that the storm grates that cover manholes which go down to storm drains need to…

2 weeks ago

All cats and dogs remaining on last day of Animal Control Officer’s employment will be PTS

This is a weird situation which I fail to understand. The Animal Control Officer (ACO) of Glades County has resigned…

2 weeks ago

In rural British Columbia they strangle cats rather than spay and neuter them

A person who runs a rescue organisation, Melina Csontos, said that it is important to shed light on the fact…

4 weeks ago

Swimming cat believes in climate change and Trump doesn’t

This is a well-circulated cat picture showing a ginger tabby swimming in flood water after Hurrican Harvey. His expression suggested…

1 month ago

Humane Society’s well oiled machine evacuated some Louisiana shelters in preparation for Hurricane Barry

I am always very impressed, and I love the way that The Humane Society of the United States make room…

1 month ago

Cat has lived up an oak tree for more than 6 years

This tabby-and-white domestic cat was chased up an oak tree when he was a kitten more than six years ago…

1 month ago

Panicked stray cats trapped in fenced trampolines

The first thought of the person who made the video immediately below was how she could exploit the distress of…

1 month ago

Nice picture of vulnerable little kitten in large net surrounded by heavy machinery

I like this picture because a little tabby kitten is at the bottom of a very big net surrounded by…

1 month ago

Discussion: So….who do you turn to for help in your community to save a cat ‘stuck’ in a dangerous place?

We've all read horror stories about cats trapped in places where they're unable to get out of without assistance. Personally,…

1 month ago