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Cat Adoption

Guy Creates Purrr-fect Proposal With Help From His Adopted Kitten

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 11.29.2016 | Weddings

A rescue kitten named Gandalf made one couple’s engagement that much more adorable. On Nov. 23, Jerad Forsyth surprised his girlfriend of tw...

Adorable 4-Eared Cat Named 'Batman' Finds Forever Home

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 08.15.2016 | Good News

With nine lives and two sets of ears, this feline was born to be a superhero. A black cat named Batman has become a kind of internet star after the fo...

One-Eyed Kitty Swims, Surfs And Is All Around Paw-some

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 01.13.2016 | Travel

Most cats are terrified of water, but Kuli isn’t your average kitty. The cat, that is a year-and-a-half old, is making waves all over the Internet w...

Cat Missing Her Mandible Gets Extra Special Adoption Listing

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 12.14.2015 | Good News

If they gave awards for fantastic cat adoption ads, this one would take first place. It's for a sweet cat named Jaws, who was picked up as a stray in ...

'Tis the Season for Virtual Adoption

Tracey Stewart | Posted 12.01.2016 | Home
Tracey Stewart

Through virtual adoption, we get the chance to meet the animals in our local shelter, engage with them and care for them. If we've got all the furry friends at home that we can handle, or if we're not in a position to adopt, virtual adoption allows us to take a shelter animal under our wing.

Homeless Woman Rescues Abandoned Cat, Gives Him Second Chance

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 12.29.2015 | Good News

In a long-term-stay motel just outside Houston, a cat named Enrique was found locked in the bathroom. It happened a few weeks ago after he'd been aban...

Black Cats and Halloween

Ken White | Posted 10.26.2016 | San Francisco
Ken White

The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA (PHS/SPCA) is not placing a moratorium on black cat adoptions like some shelters across the country do in the days...

Some Cat Colors Linked To Aggression, But Don't Base Your Pet Choice On It

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.26.2015 | Science

A new study suggests a possible link between feline aggression and certain coat colors and patterns, but the lead researcher warns that people looking...

In The Name Of Science, Here's Why You Should Spend More Time Cuddling Cats

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 10.07.2015 | Good News

Turns out that petting and talking nicely with shelter cats isn't just an awfully pleasant way to spend the afternoon. There's now scientific proof th...

Shelter Cats Jump Through Hoops, Hop Obstacles To Find Loving Homes

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 10.02.2015 | Good News

You wouldn't ordinarily want to put obstacles in the way of shelter cats getting adopted, but the ones you're seeing in this video help homeless kitti...

Tiny Kitten With No Hind Legs Walks In Wee Wheelchair For First Time

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 10.14.2015 | Good News

Cassidy is a teeny, formerly feral kitten with no back legs who just took his first steps in a bitty wheelchair made specially for him. It's a few sma...

Here's The Inspiration You Need To Take Your Cat On Ameowzing Adventures

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 09.18.2015 | Good News

You and your cat could be having so much fun together. A photo posted by Adventure Cats (@adventurecatsorg) on Jun 19, 2015 at 4:18am PDT ...

Help Shelter Cats As A Volunteer Snuggler At These Kitten Nurseries

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.31.2015 | Good News

How would you like to spend your free time as a volunteer baby kitten snuggler? Can we sweeten the deal by pointing out that the snuggling takes plac...

Woman Wrote Beautiful Letter To Her Cat's Future Family Before She Died

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.28.2015 | Good News

A man turned up at a Maryland animal shelter a few months ago with his late mother's shy orange cat, and a beautiful note his mother had written to Su...

Your Next Coworker Might Be A Shelter Cat

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.23.2015 | Good News

If you live in Florida, your next temporary coworker might be a cat. "Office Cats" is a new program out of the Humane Society of Broward County. The s...

City Hall Became 'Kitty Hall' For One Magical Afternoon

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.13.2015 | Good News

By official proclamation of the mayor, Seattle's City Hall became "Kitty Hall" for one gloriously meow-gical hour on Friday afternoon. It's the sec...

Surfing, Skateboarding Cat Proves Our Feline Friends Make Awesome Adventure Buddies

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.21.2015 | Good News

Robert Dollwet says it's his cat's confidence that sets her apart. We think it might be the fact that Didga the cat skateboards, swims, surfs -- so...

Arin Greenwood

'Kitten Rentals' Are The Purr-fect Way To Get Your Cat Fix And Help Homeless Animals | Arin Greenwood | Posted 06.29.2015 | Good News

So many great ideas have come out of Silicon Valley. The newest: kitten rentals from an animal shelter. People familiar with animal fostering will ...

Signs You Might Be a Crazy #Cat Lady

Ciaran Blumenfeld | Posted 06.19.2016 | Parents
Ciaran Blumenfeld

Kids grow up and leave you. Pets stick around to destroy your carpet and furniture, forever.

Rock Star Cat Revisited

Helen Brown | Posted 06.11.2016 | Home
Helen Brown

I was nervous about seeing Bono again. Chances of him recognizing me were zero. But the impact one small scruffy street cat can have on a human being is surprising. Bono was one of the main reasons I needed to return to New York.

This Meow-nificent 'Cat Library' Helps Shelter Felines Find Forever Homes

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 06.08.2015 | Good News

You don't have to be a book-lover to fall in love with this pawsitively furry library. At the Doña Ana County Government Center in New Mexico, th...

Arin Greenwood

This 'Cat Petting Zoo' Lets You Play With Shelter Cats, And Then Adopt Them | Arin Greenwood | Posted 05.18.2015 | Good News

No kitten around: In Florida, there exists a magical place that is basically a petting zoo for friendly shelter cats. It's free to get in. Astonish...

Cat Lovers: The Event We've Been Dreaming Of Is Happening

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 04.29.2015 | Weird News

For two glorious days in June, cat lovers' every fancy will be fulfilled. CatConLA -- delightfully billed as Comic-Con for cat people, and taking p...

'Cats Doing Cat Stuff' Are Back -- And They Need Your Help

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.28.2015 | Green

Forget kittens with giant sad eyes pleading at the camera. There's a new pet adoption video making the rounds, and this one aims to have you dancing a...

New Poll Shows America Is Realizing The Truth: CAT PEOPLE ARE AWESOME

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 04.10.2015 | Green

We're on the verge of kitten season, that meow-gical time of year when animal shelters are overflowing with felines who need new homes. If you've b...