Category Archives for Cat Stories

19 Year-Old Scrappy Used to Be a Black Cat

Meet Scrappy, he’s a 19 year-old kitty who started off his life as a black cat.
Eight years ago when Scrappy was 11 years-old, white patches started appearing on his once black coat. It was thought that he had vitiligo, a skin condition that is extremely rare in cats. Click to find out more…

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3 Wobbly Sisters Get the Love and Help They Need

These sisters are getting the help they need and lots of love at Kitten Rescue, a Los Angeles-based non-profit organization dedicated to saving homeless and abandoned cats and kittens. They were saved from a kill-shelter at around a week old and before long the nursery manager realized that there was something wrong as they weren’t outgrowing their floppiness.

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The 15 Lives of My 21 Year-Old Cat

Tom Cox is a best selling author who lives in Devon, England, who describes his writings as “books about rural life disguised as books about cats!” He lives with four cats, Ralph, Shipley, Roscoe and The Bear. Now, it’s a common belief that cats have nine lives, but Tom believes that Bear, his senior cat, has had at least 15. This is because Bear has had many brushes with death during his 21 years.

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Couple Adopt Saddest Cat in the Shelter – In one hour the Transformation is Incredible

Meet BenBen, he was the saddest cat at an animal shelter until a couple decided to adopt him. He arrived at the shelter with several deep lacerations and a crushed spine. The only conclusion was that he’d been attacked by an animal that was much larger than himself. Unfortunately this particular shelter didn’t have a ‘no kill’ policy and BenBen, whose excess skin on his face made him appear very sad, was scheduled to be euthanized in a matter of days…

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Kitten Rescued from Death Row Has a New Family

A tiny three week old kitten was saved from death row when a dog and a cat offered to be his foster parents. Say hello to Reggie the tuxedo. “He wound up in a kill shelter in NYC and was given a pretty short time limit before they would have to put him down,” explains Kelly…

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