Congratulations to Caring for Cats, Inc. in St. Paul, MN for being this week’s winner of America’s Favorite Shelter Contest. The group is dedicated to improving the lives of homeless and abused cats and kittens.
Caring for Cats, Inc. is an all-volunteer, no-kill shelter and foster network for felines that provides a home-like “catmosphere” and proudly claims an adoption rate of 89 percent of the cats they rescue.
The non-profit group provides:
- Shelter and food for stray, abused and surrendered cats and kittens
- An aggressive adoption program for homeless felines
- Veterinary care for cats
- Education to the public about the nature and care of felines
As the weekly winner of America’s Favorite Shelter Contest, Caring for Cats, Inc. was awarded $500. The contest is sponsored by Care2, Adopt a Pet.com and the ASPCA and runs through July 10.
The shelter or rescue group with the most votes will receive $15,000. Have you voted for your favorite shelter?
Here are some of the comments made by supporters who voted for Caring for Cats, Inc.and helped them win the weekly prize:
“Caring for Cats has a tremendously dedicated group of volunteers who get to know each cat’s personality very well in order to make the best possible match for a potential adoption. Wonderful care!”
“Caring for Cats is a totally volunteer run shelter. Every bit of time and money goes directly towards caring for the cats. This shelter truly runs on love of the cats that come to its doors.”
Photo: Caring for Cats – Bailey