Cats of Curacao

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

Raggedy Ann – A survivor of animal hoarding

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

Cole and Marmalade Community

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

Moving with Cats

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

Cat has waited 400 days for her furever home

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

Marmalade the Injurer

Cats will be cats… Last month Marmalade managed to scratch his eye on something, I’d been re-arranging our cluttered closet and then went to the kitchen to make a cuppa (I’m British and need regular cups of tea to survive, especially on cleaning days!) … Of course Marm followed me to make sure I wasn’t… More Marmalade the Injurer

Why Kitten Season Sucks!

I’m pretty sure everybody reading this right now likes kittens… in fact I’d be willing to bet money that most of you LOVE kittens, I know I do! Those tiny fluff balls are so cute, playful and inquisitive of their surroundings… So “Kitten Season” must be a good thing right?… WRONG! Although it sounds amazing, kitten season is the… More Why Kitten Season Sucks!