— A UK agency believes it's happening, so I offer tips on how to better photograph your black cat.
— Contrary to behavior myths about being loners, most cats do well with other cats; here are reasons why and tips for adopting more than one cat.
— Robin Williams's death reminds us that depression is a silent, isolating epidemic. My cats have seen me at my worst and give me a reason to carry on.
— The rescue group pays tribute at its yearly award show; see videos and photos of the cats who won.
— My pets were at the core of our breakup, and he still gives me trouble about them. Have you ever had to put your cats ahead of your partner?
— Her burlesque artist mom says she is baffling everyone with her comeback from hypothermia.
— Taking in a mama cat and her litter not only gives them a place to live, it can also save their lives.
— My cats are in tune with my feelings -- they know when I'm feeling blue and when I need some love.
— This rescue cat's box-hopping antics are all the more impressive considering his limited sight.
— My challenge to the world: Let's make cats more trendy and hip, and expand adoption beyond shelters and into more places people go.
— She has only 3 fully formed legs because of a birth defect, she's named after an "Adventure Time" character -- and she's a terror on tissue rolls.
— A New York cartoonist named Brittney creates touching comic strips from the point of view of cats who often get overlooked in the shelter.
— When we're looking to adopt a cat, the outgoing cats always seem to win while the quiet ones languish. What can we do to change that?
— Water on the brain can't stop her from being cute -- or a voice for other special-needs pets.
— My little one is getting bigger, but when I look at her I still see a kitten -- and I probably always will.
— I never had kids, but I bet I'd be a pretty good parent thanks to my cats. What do you think?
— Kreacher was an experiment of Mother Nature gone slightly awry, but he's still deserving of love.
— My first cat came along at just the right time; he comforted me when I was a scared little girl -- and then one day, he was gone.
— She entered my life on Independence Day with an antidote for loneliness I didn't know I needed.
— Wanting to expand your animal family is easy, but don't take such a decision lightly.
— Since adopting one (and ultimately six) cats, I feel happier and more content than I was before -- my cats are now members of my family.
— Elizabeth and Joshua Chase thought their foster cat had gone to a good home, but he hadn't -- he ended up living on the street.
— Volunteering has become a wonderful part of my life -- here's what I've learned in the process.
— Two years ago he was crawling around on his elbows, but the miracle crawls no more.
— Yes, kittens are cute, but cats who have passed the fuzz-ball stage often make even better pets.
— Here's why shelters and rescues are the best places to adopt, and if it's not the right time for you, here's how to help in other ways.
— Despite having three legs, Norman Bates still manages to surprise us with his cat skills.
— This Dallas nonprofit group considers personalities of cats and families in adoption.
— Studies have found that most of the people who abandon or surrender their animals are under 30.
— The no-kill rescue group has had phenomenal adoption success -- each year, approximately 500 cats are rescued and adopted to new families.
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