Cats

Don’t get picky about the pussycats that cross your path — one could end up saving your life. Luna the black feline went from house cat to hero on Tuesday, saving all eight members of the Chappell-Root family from a fierce house fire. According to Fox 46, who first reported the story, Luna was persistent about
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Here are today’s top deals on pet products! This post contains affiliate links. 1. Bondpaw Dog Waste Bags Price Disclaimer If you have a dog, you’ve got poop. These bags by Bondpaw are thick and large and even allow enough room at the top to tie them. Bonus: Redeem the special promotion code for an additional
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Only 17 days to go! We’ve already told you to get pumped for this year’s Clear the Shelters — an annual event spearheaded by NBC- and Telemundo-owned stations during which shelters nationwide reduce or waive adoption fees in order to get lots (and lots!) of pets adopted — but PEOPLE editorial director Jess Cagle and PEOPLE
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He may be overweight, but Mr. Handsome’s furry love handles didn’t get in the way of his finding a fur-ever home. On the contrary, those extra pounds of pussycat created a feline frenzy. Originally reported by WNCN North Carolina, the hefty kitty was dumped at the Chatham County Animal Shelter by previous owners, possibly because
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We do some messed up stuff to our pets. Funny outfits, weird food and taking them to the vet are all instances where our pets might get a little hot under the collar, so to speak. It’s hard for us to take them seriously because they’re so cute … but we might want to. Some
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We’ve heard of brides being upstaged on their wedding day, but never quite like this. Vito the 35-lb. orange tabby cat (formerly known as Symba the Tubby Tabby at the Humane Rescue Alliance in Washington, D.C.) had a reputation that preceded him. So as the cat’s owners Kiah Berkeley and Peter Sorkin prepared for their wedding
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Free feeding could mean weight gain and possibly diabetes. By: d.aniela I brought Cheshire and Dervie in for their checkups the other day. The brothers are big boys. For the past year, I’ve been trying to get their weight down by putting less food out. Alas, both boys had gained weight. Apparently, portion control doesn’t work for
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In a time when Americans are more politically divided than ever, one Alaskan politician has always received bipartisan support from his constituents. That elected official is Stubbs the Cat, the part-Manx feline mayor of Talkeeta, Alaska, who passed away in his sleep on the night of July 20, according to a statement released by his family.
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Newborn bottle-baby kittens are totally dependent on you for feeding, among other things. By: Sergio Nava Arjona Many people talk about adopting pets rather than buying them from a breeder or a store. But another vital piece of caring for at-risk animals is fostering. A lot of people wonder if they can handle the work and emotions
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Tipsy the cat may have lost one of his nine lives, but he is still kicking thanks to a strong drink. The jet-black stray was found suffering near a tire store in Brisbane, Australia, reports ABC News. His rescuers said the feline was near death when he was found, prompting his saviors to rush him
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Wiggly the model. Photos by Kirsten Peek/Petful Collars. They are a safety necessity for many pets, but that doesn’t mean they have to be boring. You can add some pizzazz to your furry friend’s main accessory by following these easy steps. Supplies Silk flowers Sewing kit Scissors Pet collar Directions 1. Select and prepare your
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If you’ve been thinking about making a furry addition to your family, we’re going to say something we usually wouldn’t: wait! This Aug. 19 is NBCUniversal-owned television station’s group’s third annual Clear the Shelters event, a nationwide pet adoption event sponsored by Petco and VIP Petcare during which animal shelters and rescue centers around the
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Moving to a new place can trigger a cat’s anxiety. By: Matthew Bellemare Mavis wasn’t doing too well at the new house. The move had triggered a number of anxieties for this sensitive cat. Her housemates, Yvette and Toukhee, had had outdoor privileges at the old house, which had left Yvette with the lion’s share
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Home: Some pets never have one to call their own. We’d like to help change that by introducing you to an adoptable pet every week. Today, meet Clarence the cross-eyed kitten. This tuxedoed gentleman is currently kicking back at the Dublin DSPCA in Ireland, where his adorable little face is causing a big stir. Dublin
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Consider this birth announcement a win for the world! Both the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., and the Oklahoma City Zoo welcomed Sumatran tiger cubs this week. The Sumatran tiger is a critically endangered species, with less than 500 left in the wild, so these new arrivals are especially important, and also, especially cute. On
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Healthy Pet. All opinions are 100 percent mine. To be honest, I wasn’t sure how my cats would react to ökocat Natural Wood Clumping Litter. You see, I don’t generally use clumping litter of any kind. It tends to be expensive, and it doesn’t go far
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When used responsibly, steroids can help your cat in a number of ways, such as by reducing inflammation. By: damonbowe Your cat has diarrhea, sore gums or itchy skin. The vet casually mentions giving an anti-inflammatory injection or “something to calm things down.” You think no more about it until a friend reads the invoice
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Photos by: Kirsten Peek/Petful My fiancé’s cat, Wiggly, can turn anything into a game. He’s an active young cat, so I decided to make him a contraption that would keep him entertained for some solo play. I used items from around the house, and he couldn’t wait to investigate. Follow these steps to get
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On Tuesday, traffic got hairy in Arlington, Texas. Officer Austin Kidd of the Arlington Police Department was leaving a burglary investigation when he spotted a motorist stopped on the road trying to flag him down. The officer pulled over to help, expecting that the driver was experiencing car trouble, reports Dallas News. The car was fine;
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