Day: July 19, 2013

Cat Playgrounds Are Now a Thing — at Least at the Toronto Humane Society

My local humane society in Toronto opened a new rooftop garden last month, thanks to a partnership between cat food company Purina and environmental nonprofit group Evergreen. The new space gives shelter volunteers a much-needed area with fresh air. It has bunches of catnip and other tasty herbs filling the containers; the garden’s designed as …

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For People Who Can’t Afford Life-Saving Vet Care, There’s San Francisco Aid for Animals

Euthanasia is one of the most heartbreaking decisions any pet owner has to make. As hard as it is, realizing that illness has irreparably compromised your pet’s quality of life and choosing to end her suffering is often a humane decision, especially when she has all but stopped eating and is in constant pain. Euthanasia …

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On Toxoplasmosis: The Cat Poop Parasite Hype that Wouldn’t Die

It seems like a perfectly ordinary day in your home. You wake up, feed the cats, and start preparing your breakfast. But little do you know that as you’re sitting back with your morning coffee and scratching little Fluffy’s head, this seemingly innocent creature is exposing you to a CAT CRAP-BORNE PARASITE OF DOOM! Well, …

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