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  • Two Freezing Preemie Kittens Found Under Oil Painting!

    On March 22nd 2018, two preemie kittens were found frozen and nearly lifeless underneath an oil painting. The siblings were abandoned by their mother, a local community cat who is practically a kitten herself, immediately after their birth. The woman who owns the studio and regularly feeds the community cats, noticed that the small cat […] More

  • Operation Catnip – Saving Community Cats

    Operation Catnip, an organization based in Gainesville, FL, saves feline lives by setting the standard for large-scale spay-neuter and vaccination services for free-roaming cats. They’re dedicated to nourishing the relationship between communities and cats through accessible, compassionate, high-quality care and host FREE monthly spay/neuter clinics. Their hands-on, local program is now being modeled across the […] More

  • Life of a Cat Rescuer

    One of the amazing rescue groups that we’ve become familiar with over the last year is the Cats of Curacao and the founder, Mariette Hanssen. In 2014, Mariette moved to Curacao, a Dutch Caribbean island about 40 miles north of the Venezuelan coast. You can read her inspiring origin story here, https://coleandmarmalade.com/2017/01/03/cats-of-curacao/, and how this one and ONLY […] More

  • Rescuing 2 Cats in Dubai

    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

  • Why I’m a Feral Cat Advocate

    Today is National Feral Cat Day! … Did you know Cole was found all alone one evening at a busy intersection? If he wasn’t spotted by our friend and rescued I’m positive he would have been struck by a car or eaten by a predator… This is why I’m a feral cat advocate! Feral cats […] More