This little kitten who was found on the streets of Philadelphia, faced yet another challenge when she was taken to a local city shelter. Tate (aka Tater Tot), a polydactyl, was found abandoned outside, all alone. As a bottle kitten, the shelter didn’t have the resources to keep her. Jen Mack, founder of Kitkat Playroom
When rescuers came to a cat colony in Prince George’s County, Maryland, they found these two little kittens huddled up together, completely inseparable. Elaine They were rescued from a TNR (trap-neuter-return) project when a good Samaritan offered to help the cats in his neighborhood. Violet and Panda, along with their sister Eve, were saved just
All Jacque wanted was a warm lap to sit on, but he was turned away and rejected for simply being a lap cat. Michigan Cat Rescue Jacque was three years old when he was dropped off at Michigan Cat Rescue. His previous owner no longer wanted the ginger cat because he constantly sought attention from
At eight weeks old, this kitten was just the size of a 4-week old kitty. A woman saved her from an uncertain fate when she was deemed “unadoptable.” Rustic Acres Wildcat Rescue Tara Kay, founder of The Odd Cat Sanctuary in Salem, Massachusetts, was contacted about a little special needs kitten named Lucille. She was
Despite being one of the tiniest kittens, this little bundle of fur had a loud kitten roar and the heart of a warrior. Alley Cat Rescue Mouse the kitten was found wrapped in a dirty towel along with her brother, Rebel, in a cat colony of Los Angeles. At just one day old, she couldn’t
A little kitten was spotted in a small town near Houston, Texas after he had ridden to a store in the engine compartment of a car. @kestokitty Mary was in the store parking lot when she heard the kitten’s cries. She followed the sound to the car parked in a handicap spot close to the
Oats the kitten was brought to a shelter with a back injury. He couldn’t use his hind legs, but shelter staff refused to let that be his fate. Ellen Carozza Oats came to the Humane Rescue Alliance (in Washington D.C.) a couple of weeks ago, for a second chance at life. The shelter reached out
Losing a pet is never easy, but it can be especially devastating when we don’t know what caused our cat to become ill in the first place. When Catherine Frock lost her beloved adventure cat, Pigeon, to an unknown illness, she knew she needed to do more to spread awareness about the uncommon but especially
A tabby cat who had enough of life on the streets, walked right up to his rescuer for pets and a chance at a better life. Helen @willoughbycatstnr Helen Andrews, a TNR (trap-neuter-return) rescuer based in Brooklyn, New York, came across a new face in a small feral colony that she manages in Clinton Hill.
Austin met a rescued kitten a few weeks ago when he really needed a friend. The kitty instantly reminded him of his beloved cat that he grew up with. Mari Brooks Austin, who plays football and does wrestling in school, has a soft spot for animals. He grew up with his feline friend, Diddle a
A kitten who had survived living on the streets, faced yet another challenge. No one knew if he would make it through the night, but a woman was determined to save him. Shauna @ixluvxcats Quincy was about four weeks old when he was brought in to the city shelter in Philadelphia. The tiny ball of
A homeowner from Virginia was surprised to find a litter of kittens when she opened the shed door. The kitties were all wearing an unusual colored coat. Debbie @fosterkittys They were found huddled in a corner of a hay shed behind a residential property. The homeowner brought them to a shelter where staff noticed their
Pippa the kitten was found abandoned in a park along with her siblings. Good Samaritans heard their cries and brought them home. They nursed them overnight but little Pippa was struggling. Jess Thoren They reached out to AMA Animal Rescue in Brooklyn, New York for help. The kittens were about one week old and needed
A man spotted a stray cat in a parking lot all alone, but she quickly ran away. When he came back a month later, he saw the kitty again. He couldn’t leave her there as winter was approaching. Chatons Orphelins Montréal Sylvain from Montreal, Canada approached the black and white cat, well expecting her to
This kitten came to a shelter, wearing a sad and frowny face. He was scared of the place and everyone around him until he met his foster mom. Jen Csenge @kitten.nuggets Koda was brought into Animal Care Centers of NYC when he was just a few weeks old. He was very malnourished, just skin and
A woman saw a kitten shivering in the cold outside her work. As she approached the kitty, he jumped right into her arms for warmth. Caitlin Gillan Caitlin Gillan from Ontario, Canada was at work when she spotted the little orange and white kitten outside. “I work at a Powersports store in the country and
Koa was just two days old when she was brought into a veterinary clinic in Florida, needing rescue. From the beginning, she was a fighter. Ashley The palm-sized kitten came with a number of health issues. She had uncontrollable seizures and was hypoglycemic. “She was seizing and the owner could not get her to stop.
Stacey Bradshaw found a kitten in the middle of the road in Virginia. Once she got him to safety, he crawled up on her shoulder and wouldn’t let go. Stacey Bradshaw A month ago, Stacey was on her way to her grandparents’ when she spotted a tiny kitty huddled on the road near the highway.
A woman took a chance on a tiny sick kitten when others decided to give up. What a difference a week can make! Jodie Michele Jodie Michele, a makeup artist from Huddersfield, UK, woke up early in the morning to a kitten’s cries. She walked outside and saw a little tabby in her garden, meowing
A stray kitten, who was found under a car, climbed onto a cyclist’s shoulder and wouldn’t let her go. Madison Kelly Madison Kelly, a cyclist (@madison_m_kelly), was in South Chicago for a bike race four months ago when she came across a little wandering kitten without a home to go to. “She was a lone
A tiny newborn kitten was found all alone on a street of Pasadena, California. She was cold and in desperate need of help. Hannah Shaw The little orphan was brought into an animal shelter within hours of being born. She wasn’t alert and was cold to the touch. Chris, a feline rescuer based in Los
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A kitten named Hope was pulled from a shelter in the nick of time. She lost one eye but found a penchant for cuddles. Emily @loveyourferalfelines Three months ago, Love Your Feral Felines (based in North San Diego County, California) rescued Hope and another kitten, Faith, from a shelter that couldn’t keep them. They were
A veterinary technician took a chance on a tiny kitten that no one expected to survive. The kitty never gave up. Ellen Carozza @thecatlvt Ellen Carozza, a Feline Licensed Veterinary Technician at NOVA Cat Clinic, received a litter of three kittens needing critical care. “They were a day or two old when I got them,
(Picture Credit: Hope For Paws) Hope For Paws was contacted regarding three kittens that were tossed inside of a dumpster next to a business. If the rescuers wanted to save the kittens, they’d have to get to the business location before the end of the work day. The following day, a lid was going to
A kitten who was found with injured paws, received a lot of cuddles from staff at a cat sanctuary in Parlier, California. The cuddles helped her heal. The Cat House On The Kings Two months ago, on a Saturday night, a Good Samaritan spotted a kitten huddled and not moving in front of a local
Early November, a man from Georgia came across a stray kitten in a parking lot, calling for his attention. The kitty was adamant about following him home. Jason Belisha Jason Belisha was outside a car rental place in Decatur, Georgia when he heard the kitten’s cries. “I was returning a rental car and heard this
The weather outside is frightful, and so are many hidden winter dangers that could harm–or even possibly kill–your cat. We here at CatTime do not mean to be alarmist, but it is important to consider the winter dangers that could spell trouble for your cat and what you can do to prevent them. Antifreeze (Photo
They saved a tiny kitten who was found listless on the street, and went back to find his surviving sibling so they could be reunited. Chatons Orphelins Montréal A woman from Montreal, Canada spotted a kitten lying on the street in the cold. He was just a bag of bones and very frail. She rushed