Leigh Morris a Cole and Marmalade fan who lives in Cape Town, contacted us this week asking if we could help raise awareness about the tragic situation in nearby Hout Bay. I asked her to write about what happened, we’ll be donating to help and when I visit South Africa later this year, I’ll be… More Animal Rescue – Hout Bay Fire, South Africa
Last summer I was contacted by a lady in Dubai who had rescued two kittens off the street and was wondering if we could help find them a home using our social presence… During our messages back and forth I learned a lot about animal welfare in the UAE that was disturbing and made me want… More Rescuing 2 Cats in Dubai
Almost every day when I login to Facebook I see posts about big cats… some are about important conservation issues and I love the fact that social media sites provide people the platform to give these animals a voice and help make positive changes. But the majority of the posts I see are usually cute stories… More The BIG Cat Problem!
Cat Cafés are becoming more and more popular, purrsonally I love them, not only are they a great quiet place for a cup of coffee… they’re an invaluable way to help local shelters get cats adopted! Cat Cafés take the overflow of animals from local shelters and help socialize the cats and match them up with… More India’s First Cat Café
I was recently contacted by a lady named Mariette Hanssen who lives in Curacao, a Dutch Caribbean island about 40 miles north of the Venezuelan coast. For the past couple of years she has been doing whatever she can to help cats and dogs on the island, along with a few other dedicated animal rescuers. Animal welfare issues are… More Cats of Curacao
Saving One Life is doing its part to help felines suffering from abusive situations, so they can find happiness. Raggedy Ann was rescued from what is known as an animal hoarding situation in Yuma, AZ. Police and animal control found Raggedy Ann and 40 other felines living in deplorable conditions in a double wide trailer. The… More Raggedy Ann – A survivor of animal hoarding
Would YOU like to live in a safe pet friendly community? Sugar Grove Station is a wonderfully maintained, practically self-sustaining community nestled in the West Virginia mountains. The community would be great for family professionals who work from home and people who would like to retire and have the resources to support themselves. This former naval base that was retired… More Cole and Marmalade Community
In total we’ve driven almost 5000 miles with Cole and Marmalade on two cross country moves, Florida to California in 2014 and then California to Illinois in 2016. Many people have asked us for moving tips and advice so they can also provide their kitties with the most stress free experience possible when moving… So here’s a… More Moving with Cats
I’ve always been an animal guy, as a kid I grew up with cats, dogs, fish, gerbils, hamsters, rabbits and my younger brother even had a pet tarantula! (I wasn’t too fond of that though) My mum had a black cat named Sarah since I was baby and later on we added Becky a golden retriever… More How I became a crazy cat guy!
Meet Finley… This cute girl has been residing at the Great Plains SPCA in Independence, Missouri for over 400 days! She was a found stray and went into foster care for socialization and now sits in a colony in the shelter just waiting and watching her friends get adopted… Volunteers at the shelter say she’s shy, likes petting,… More Cat has waited 400 days for her furever home