Special Needs Cat Is Finally Adopted After Spending Nearly 7 Years In A Shelter

via iHeartCats.com Scrubbles the cat has had some lousy luck in life, but things are finally looking up for him in a major way. After spending 6 1/2 years as a beloved, but seemingly unadoptable resident at the Sequoia Humane Society (SHS) in Eureka, California, Scrubbles finally has a home to call his own – Read more about Special Needs Cat Is Finally Adopted After Spending Nearly 7 Years In A Shelter[…]

Culture, be it in Healthcare or Pet Care, beats Strategy … every time

  Compassionate Pet Company Sends Moving Gifts to Grieving Pet Parents: ‘We Are Part of Their Families’ from People “Ashley was amazing,” said Flanagan. “She told me she had a cat put down and she really understood. I kept saying that I didn’t mean to bother her and she kept saying ‘No, this is important. Read more about Culture, be it in Healthcare or Pet Care, beats Strategy … every time[…]

Toronto Rescue Aims to Find Homes for 400 Cats from Overcrowded Shelter

From People … They’re calling it one of their “most challenging rescue missions yet.” According to a fundraising page, the The Toronto Cat Rescue wants to help a rural no-kill shelter that is over capacity by a whopping 400 cats. They’re calling the large-scale rescue “Project Velcro,” because, as The Star newspaper reported, the cats Read more about Toronto Rescue Aims to Find Homes for 400 Cats from Overcrowded Shelter[…]

This Lucky Pit Bull Got a Chance 93 Percent Don’t

  Via OneGreenPlanet “There are millions of homeless animals in U.S. shelters, and each one of them wakes up every morning hoping that today will be their lucky day. For Russ the Pit Bull, that day finally came. Kayla Filoon is a 20-year-old student who volunteers as a dog walker at her local animal shelter. She Read more about This Lucky Pit Bull Got a Chance 93 Percent Don’t[…]

Just Your Average Video of Two Blind Rescue Cats Enjoying Themselves

From Slate “At first glance, this video seems to show a couple of everyday cats doing everyday cat things. But both Petunia (the black-and-white feline) and Frito (the orange one) are blind. It’s a little unbelievable to see how they play. …” Prior to adoption, Petunia and Frito were residents at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary Read more about Just Your Average Video of Two Blind Rescue Cats Enjoying Themselves[…]

We cuddled a litter of puppies for National Pet Adoption Day

Excerpt from Time Out Melbourne … “In case you missed it, Sunday February 5 was National Pet Adoption Day, and pet supply chain PETstock teamed up with animal rescue organisation PetRescue to raise awareness of pet adoption and help the thousands of homeless pets around Australia find their forever homes. Every year, approximately 230,000 cats Read more about We cuddled a litter of puppies for National Pet Adoption Day[…]

Otitis the senior cat gets a second chance after the loss of his ears

“As soon as Molly Lichtenwalner spotted a deaf senior cat named Otitis on PetFinder, she knew she had to meet him.  Lichtenwalner hoped to find an animal to care for in the wake of a traumatic car accident that left her with severe anxiety. Thanks to her past experience training and caring for a deaf Read more about Otitis the senior cat gets a second chance after the loss of his ears[…]