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The Story of SmokeyBear & His Resilient Leg

Every year our family fosters a few homeless mama cats and their kittens for the Humane Society -- in general, a very rewarding and heartwarming experience, even with all the poop scooping. But our mo…

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Quick Cat Quiz for Cat Lovers

1. In ancient Egypt, when a household cat died, family members did what to mourn the passing of their pussycat? a. Shave their eyebrows b. Henna tattoo the name of their cat across their hearts …

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Should You Report a Stray Dog?

Pop quiz. In which of these scenarios should you report a stray dog? A. You are on your way to work and you see a stray dog bolt across a busy intersection. B. You have seen a dog that looks wel…

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Frozen Goose and Horse Rescued by Good Samaritans

The 2014 polar vortex has not only been making people miserable, but animals too. Fortunately, many heartwarming stories are emerging of people making the extra effort to lend a hand to those critters…

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13 Charming Quotes About Cats

From literary giant and cat lover, Ernest Hemingway, to the slinky French Actress, Brigitte Bardot, many famous (and not so famous) people have accurately captured the essence of feline in a pithy sen…

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The Love of Fostering Kittens (videos)

Every year, my family fosters a few mama cats and their kittens. We turn our downstairs guest bathroom into their own private suite and thus our forever kitties do not get their fur too ruffled by the…

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Kitty Couture Fashion Show: Fun or Abuse?

New York City is, of course, known for its trendy fashion. The weird, the wacky, the avant-garde, the hip, and the hipster all make their debut on the Big Apple’s runways. But last week, just a few bl…

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Why You Should Massage Your Cat

A wonderful way to communicate and bond with your cat is through touch. This is really no surprise as domestic cats and humans are naturally drawn to each other physically. Cats love the stroking and …

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15 Things You Should Know About Your Cat

Cats have been popular companion animals for thousands of years, yet they continue to carry that air of mystery about them that dogs just do not. Below is a list of feline facts that will shed a littl…

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Prince William Now Royal Advocate for Endangered Animals

After seven years of military service as a search and rescue helicopter pilot, Prince William, is embracing a new role as an advocate for endangered species  - with an African focus. At a time when so…

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