Ypsilanti Township sees drastic reduction in feral cat population after pilot program

From Maine to Florida and Virginia to California more and more towns are embracing Trap Neuter Return (TNR) as a solution to overpopulation of feral cats. Why? Because it works. TNR works by… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday #20

Four-Cat Munity (or) Who Brought that Kitten into the House?

It’s hot down here in SW Florida and staying outside on the porch is not going to help me with little Ebony (Mia’s little daughter). Once I caught her and put her in… Continue reading

Kitten Rescue Cam – Live Cams – explore

This is today’s guilty pleasure! “Founded in 1997, Kitten Rescue is a Los Angeles-based no-kill animal rescue organization dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of homeless and abandoned cats and kittens. Each… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday #19

ASPCA Research: Is This Cat Feral? | ASPCA Professional

The article quoted below includes a link to a webinar recording by Margaret Slater, DVM, PhD, Senior Director, Veterinary Epidemiology, ASPCA. This is an important, but difficult assessment to make, especially for those… Continue reading

Gotcha – Mia and Her Baby

Just as I began to restock and prepare to begin trapping this spring, a very pregnant cat showed up in my yard. I’ve never been able to catch her or the males that… Continue reading

Newman’s Own Organics Premium Pet Food

There are so many cat food manufaturers out there to research for my cat food co-op idea, sometimes it seems like it might be simpler to just develop my own cat food company!… Continue reading

Why do cats groom people? | MNN – Mother Nature Network

“Adult cats spend about 50 percent of their waking hours grooming themselves. While friendly cats and litter mates often groom each other, felines may also groom their humans by licking their skin or… Continue reading

Summer Weather Tips – Alley Cat Allies

Some of the tips from Alley Cat Allies include: Wet food can dry out – add additional water Regularly provide fresh water Keep feeding area clean to deter bugs Be mindful of the… Continue reading