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Oregon Veterinarians Warn Of An Uptick In Feline Panleukopenia, A Deadly Virus

Oregon Veterinarians Warn Of An Uptick In Feline Panleukopenia, A Deadly Virus

(Picture Credit: Jacques Julien/Getty Images) After a resurgence in Oregon of feline panleukopenia, or feline distemper virus, local veterinarians and shelters are stressing the importance of vaccinations. The uptick in cases could create a domino effect from limited care availability during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s what you should know about this virus and how to …

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Kitten Turns into Happy Affectionate Shoulder Cat After Family Helps Him See Through Both Eyes

Kitten Turns into Happy Affectionate Shoulder Cat After Family Helps Him See Through Both Eyes

A kitten turned into a happy, affectionate shoulder cat after a family helped him see through both eyes again. Shrimp Linguine the kittenOne Tail at a Time A stray kitten was found in poor shape and brought to Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC). He was very frail, had a severe eye ulcer, and was …

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Oregon Cat Vies for the Guinness World Record of ‘Oldest Living,’ Aged 26 Years

Oregon Cat Vies for the Guinness World Record of ‘Oldest Living,’ Aged 26 Years

[embedded content] [embedded content]Samm, a cat from Oregon, might steal the Guinness World Record for the world’s oldest living cat. Charly Briggs, the feline’s mum, decided to make a submission to Guinness once she realized Samm was a full two years older than the previous record-holder. According to KPTV’s report, Briggs is in the process …

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Leading Animal Charity Cats Protection Appoints new Interim Head

Leading Animal Charity Cats Protection Appoints new Interim Head

Cats Protection has appointed a new interim chief executive, along with three new trustees, as the charity continues to grow its ambitions and increase its impact on cat welfare. Not-for-profit veteran Charles Darley moves into the role having previously held chief executive and senior leadership roles in the Church of England, the National Centre for …

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Guest Star Cat: Dukey

Guest Star Cat: Dukey

Hi everyone, Please find below a guest story by York Lee: Yuan fen(縁份) is the Chinese term for preordained relationship.  How Dukey came into my life could only be yuan fen. Eleven years ago, I had my heart set on adopting a female cat since all my previous ones were males from owners who no …

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Orphan Kitten Goes from Hiding Under Blankets to 'Roaring' for Attention and Melting Hearts

Orphan Kitten Goes from Hiding Under Blankets to ‘Roaring’ for Attention and Melting Hearts

A tiny orphan kitten has transformed from hiding under blankets to now ‘roaring’ for attention. Butterball the kitten and his tiny screamsNew Kittens on the Block A little orange kitten was brought in to IndyHumane in Indianapolis, Indiana, for a chance at a better life. He was a bit shy and hissy upon arrival, and …

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Furless Felix is Looking for her Fur-ever Home After Four Months Being Rehabilitated in RSPCA Care

Furless Felix is Looking for her Fur-ever Home After Four Months Being Rehabilitated in RSPCA Care

Felix was rescued by the animal welfare charity and taken into the care of RSPCA Warrington in July Felix was bald, covered in scabs, underweight and living in poor conditions when she was rescued by the RSPCA from a multi-cat household. She came into the care of the RSPCA Warrington, Halton and St Helen’s branch …

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Keeping Cats Safe: Antifreeze

Keeping Cats Safe: Antifreeze

This article first appeared on iCatCare here. During the winter we try to prevent freezing by using ethylene glycol, otherwise known as antifreeze, in car radiators and in some screen washes and de-icers. Every year during the winter months there is an increase in the number of cats poisoned by antifreeze. How are cats exposed …

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5 Kittens Longing for Their Mom, Become Completely Enamored with a Cat-loving Dog

5 Kittens Longing for Their Mom, Become Completely Enamored with a Cat-loving Dog

Five kittens who were longing for their mom, became completely enamored with a sweet cat-loving dog. Five kittens share a lap [email protected] Last month, a litter of five kittens were brought in to the Animal Welfare League of Arlington (AWLA in Virginia) without a mom. They were in need of a foster home, so Asa, …

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Golden Oldie Cat is Rehomed After Waiting EIGHT MONTHS in Cattery Thanks to Tearjerker Poem

Golden Oldie Cat is Rehomed After Waiting EIGHT MONTHS in Cattery Thanks to Tearjerker Poem

The RSPCA Cat Hub rehomed Harry, now Bucky, thanks to a sweet poem Ten-year-old cat Bucky had been in the care of the RSPCA Cat Hub for eight months and the staff had tried everything they could to find this poor golden oldie a home but he kept being overlooked. That was until Sophie Moran-Barker, …

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Best Cat Fence for Your Yard

Best Cat Fence for Your Yard

Letting cats outside is important for your cats’ health and has many advantages that allow them to feel free by climbing and running in the open air. This helps cats to remain active and healthy, both physically and mentally. Unfortunately, outdoor cats face many dangers when roaming the streets, which may be a major threat …

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Brown Kitten and Her Sister Shower Everyone with Hugs Day in and Day Out Until They Find Forever Home

Brown Kitten and Her Sister Shower Everyone with Hugs Day in and Day Out Until They Find Forever Home

A brown kitten and her sister showered everyone with hugs day in and day out, until they found their forever home. Izzy the kittenMelissa Lucas A month before fall, Melissa and Tyler Lucas received a pair of kittens from their animal shelter, who needed a foster home and a lot of TLC. The kittens, Ida …

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Cats LOVE Grass

Cats LOVE Grass

It’s true, cats do love grass. It’s good for them, it’s fun to nibble, and it helps get rid of hairballs. Here’s everything else you need to know about cat grass. Did you know you could get grass specifically for your cat? That’s right. Our fuzzy feline friends are so happy chomping down on our …

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