Judge bans Cheshire man from keeping animals for 10 years after fatally shooting neighbors cat

A Crewe Magistrates’ Court judge has ordered the man who shot a cat for being on top of a fence on a property line to not be allowed to keep animals for ten years, Metro.co.uk reported November 23. The tragedy … please continue reading

11-year-old boy in Florida arrested and charged with animal cruelty after he repeatedly threw and kicked the family cat

According to an October 4 Port St. Lucie PD Twitter post, an 11-year-old boy in Florida was arrested and charged with animal cruelty after he repeatedly threw and kicked the family cat. The boy, who remains unidentified due to his … please continue reading

The arrest of an NC animal rescuer: In the beginning, a plea was put out and volunteers showed up

In the beginning, a plea was put out and volunteers showed up. The animal rescue world is currently watching the case involving Tammie Hedges of Crazys Claws N Paws Rescue and Tammie’s subsequent arrest for reached out to help animals … please continue reading

New kitten nursery at Greenville shelter features adorable kittens available for fostering

Kitten being bottle fed

Greenville County Animal Care Services (GCACS), a kill shelter located in Upstate South Carolina, is well on its way to becoming no-kill. Their newest project is a brightly painted kitten nursery. The shelter takes in between 40 and 50 kittens … please continue reading

What does it mean when a rescue is asked to sign an Animal Welfare Agreement?

What does it mean when a rescue is asked to sign an Animal Welfare Agreement between their rescue and an animal shelter they “pull” (save cats and dogs) from? This question has come up since Greenville County Animal Care Services … please continue reading