Cats

Jacquie Cadorette
January 27, 2020 - 5:30 am
An animal shelter in North Carolina is trying to find a home for the “world’s worst cat.” The shelter, which is just north of Asheville, North Carolina, is waiving adoption fees on the cat, Perdita, in hopes that someone will take the feline off of their hands as soon as possible. The Michell...
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January 22, 2020 - 11:01 am
The days of passengers bringing rabbits, turtles and birds on planes as emotional-support animals could be ending.
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December 17, 2019 - 2:34 pm
New York City has gone to the cats. The city hosted a purrfect premiere for 'CATS' on Monday night, the highly-anticipated live-action film adaptation of the musical composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber. According to the official synopsis, “A tribe of cats must decide yearly which one will ascend to the...
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November 22, 2019 - 12:37 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The pet food reserves of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles are "dangerously low," the nonprofit announced today. "If you are out getting cranberry sauce, please grab a can or two of pet food for shelter animals," said spcaLA Vice President Miriam Davenport. "We go...
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August 13, 2019 - 4:04 pm
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Police in Las Cruces say charges against a man accused of battering his girlfriend and mistreating two pets have been upgraded after his cat tested positive for methamphetamines. They say 39-year-old Aaron Spaulding was arrested in June on suspicion of false imprisonment,...
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Johnny Lopez
August 13, 2019 - 8:23 am
If you ever thought your cat was being aloof because it didn’t know its own name when you called them then you are in for quite the shock. A new study has found that our feline friends can actually distinguish their names from other sounds, so your kitty may just be ignoring you when you call for...
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FILE - In this May 17, 2016, file photo, a cat named Rubio walks in front of the podium during a news conference in Albany, N.Y. Massachusetts lawmakers are weighing a ban on the practice of declawing cats. A bill that would prohibit declawing is scheduled for a public hearing at the Statehouse on Monday, July 22, 2019, before the Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure. In May, New York become the first state in the nation to ban the declawing of cats. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
July 22, 2019 - 10:30 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York has become the first state to ban the declawing of cats. The measure was signed into law Monday by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo after lawmakers passed it in the spring. Animal welfare advocates and many veterinarians say the once-common operation is unnecessary and...
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Ameera Butt
July 19, 2019 - 8:40 am
It's a groundbreaking moment when a new movie's trailer drops and the Internet goes wild. Or horrified, depending on who you ask. The musical centers around a bunch of cats who are call themselves the Jellicle Cats and how for one particular night, one cat can ascend to Heaven. The new 'Cats'...
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Rebekah Sager
July 18, 2019 - 1:12 pm
According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention , 60 percent of all cats in the U.S. are overweight due to an over-abundance of nutritious food and adequate exercise. The sad part is that overweight cats don't live as long due to obesity-related illnesses like arthritis, diabetes, and...
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June 27, 2019 - 10:38 am
GARDNER, Kan. (AP) — A cat named Meow has been reunited with her suburban Kansas City owners after she went missing nearly three years ago. The Kansas City Star reports that Meow escaped after Taylor Jezik moved to a new apartment complex in Gardner, Kansas. Jezik searched for Meow in her old...
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