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The Story Behind Your Cat’s Whiskers

Ever stare at your cat and wonder what the deal is with whiskers Are they hairs Are they some weird mammalian form of antenna What do they even do You've come to the right place for...

Finding Your Kitten’s Forever Home

If you’re not able to keep him, you need to find the right home for your kitten She eats solid food, uses the litter box consistently, and everyday she’s entrenching herself deeper in...

Cats as Gifts What to Consider

Before you give a family member the gift of a new kitten, make sure you understand the responsibilities We can certainly understand the thrill of seeing a little girl's eyes light up as...

How to Choose a New Cat or Kitten

In the US, we have 69 million pet cats Is there a perfect cat out there for you The key is to select a cat or kitten that will adapt well to your environment Take into account whether you...

June is Adopt a Cat Month

The American Humane Association estimates that four million cats and kittens end up in the shelters every year Shelters become overwhelmed with new litters of kittens each spring and...

Adopting a Cat

Give a cat another chance at life and a loving home When the time comes to add a new member to your family, adopting a cat is a wonderful alternative to buying one in a pet store Contrary...
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New Cat Checklist

Bringing home a new cat can be both exciting and stressful - some preparation can smooth the transition It’s time to bring your new cat home – an occasion that can be filled with...

Cats as Gifts

We can certainly understand the thrill of seeing a little girl's eyes light up as she sees her brand new kitten curled up in her eager arms A cat can be her best friend, someone who is...

How to Volunteer at Your Local Animal Shelter

To continue our celebration of Adopt-a-dog month, we’d like to take a few minutes to encourage you to explore volunteer opportunities at your local animal shelter While walking through an...
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Cuttings costs when adopting your cat

Before you make the decision to adopt a cat, one of the major stumbling blocks you may face is figuring out whether you're in an ideal financial situation to become a pet owner Between...

Should you adopt a kitten or an older cat?

There are many cats up for adoption all over the country, so if you are looking to adopt a cat, you may be wondering what age he or she should be Taking many factors into consideration,...

Tips to Prepare Your Home for a New Kitten.

While most people associate spring and summer with warming temperatures, blooming flowers and the world becoming more lush and green, for animal shelter workers, this is kitten season...