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Why Some People Fear or Hate Cats

5 Jul

Still, even though we may understand why some people may dislike some traits most cats share, for other traits there are logical reasons, reasons not always the fault of the cats.

via 7 Reasons to Dislike Cats – Why Some People Fear or Hate Cats.

Cat Wisdom 101 » Cat Care at the Tail End Of Life

21 Jun

No one want to think about their cat lingering over a long illness and dying, but palliative care is about making the tail end of a cat’s life comfortable and humane. Our guest Vet 101 post today is with veterinarian Dr. Letrisa Miller.

via Cat Wisdom 101 » Cat Care at the Tail End Of Life.

Pittsburgh implements free animal spay, neuter program « The Creative Cat

28 Feb

“Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl and City Council President Darlene Harris today kicked off a free spay and neuter program that’s intended to reach 3,000 dogs and cats this year.”

via Pittsburgh implements free animal spay, neuter program « The Creative Cat.

Help the End University of Virginia Cruel Cat Lab – PCRM Alert

27 Dec

At the University of Virginia (UVA) breathing tubes are pushed down the throats of live cats to teach endotracheal intubation.

via Help the End University of Virginia Cruel Cat Lab – PCRM Alert.

Give Back With Imperial Cat

27 Dec

 

Give Back With Imperial Cat « The Creative Cat.

A reader passed along this wonderful donation opportunity to cats in shelters–$25.00 will send 20 cardboard cat scratchers to the shelter of your choice!

Low Cost Lifesavers

26 Dec

This week, the answers to this question came from a couple of The AMC’s pet owners. Through careful attention to their pet’s health, they may actually have saved their pet’s lives.

via Low Cost Lifesavers « Fur the Love of Pets.

Feed America’s hungry (and their pets), says nonprofit group

26 Dec

Appalled by tales of pet owners compelled to hand over their cats and dogs to shelters, King formed her organization in 2008 in an effort to provide cash-strapped owners a way to keep their canine and feline friends.

via Feed America’s hungry (and their pets), says nonprofit group – CNN.com.

Season of Suppers, Helping Pet Owners in Need to Feed Their Best Friends | Steve Dale’s Pet World

30 Nov

There’s a belief among some that pets are a luxury item, therefore low-income people should not get pets. This notion infuriates Borden. “I’ve seen firsthand how having a companion who loves you unconditionally makes such an enormous difference,” she comments, the emotion in her voice palpable.

via Season of Suppers, Helping Pet Owners in Need to Feed Their Best Friends | Steve Dale’s Pet World.

Nico Dauphine Resigns

8 Nov

According to the National Zoo’s Twitter feed and a comment posted on its Facebook page, “[Monday] the Smithsonian accepted Dr. Dauphine’s resignation; it was effective immediately.”

via Nico Dauphine Resigns » Vox Felina – Feral/free-roaming cats and trap-neuter-return/TNR: critiquing the opposition.

Help The Tiniest Tiger Feed Our Cousins in Need! Each Comment = 50 Meals! | The Tiniest Tiger: Cat, Cats, Pets

18 Oct

 

 

Holy Cat! This means if you are able to participate in all of our activities each Friend could donate 250+ Meals!

via Help The Tiniest Tiger Feed Our Cousins in Need! Each Comment = 50 Meals! | The Tiniest Tiger: Cat, Cats, Pets.

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