Month: May 2011

  • DNA Evidence Used to Convict Cat Torturer

    Last Wednesday, a 20-year-old Brooklyn, N.Y., man was sentenced to two to six years in prison for setting a cat on fire and leaving it to die. Angelo Monderoy, who prosecutors said burned the cat in a “wanton act of evil,” also faces deportation to his native country, Trinidad. In October 2008, Scruffy, a neighborhood …

  • Cat Food Recall: Primal Pet Foods Chicken & Salmon Formula

    Primal Pet Foods has initiated a voluntary recall of their Feline Chicken & Salmon Formula with a “Best By” date code of 043112-17 because this product may be contaminated with Salmonella. The only product affected is limited to Feline Chicken & Salmon Formula with a “Best By” date code of 043112-17. No other Primal Pet …

  • Do the Cat Butt Wiggle Dance!

    I love how cats wiggle their butts before they pounce, but I never thought of it as a “dance” before! What a great idea for a cute video! This is Ayashe showing us how it’s done. She really has some great wiggle-dancing moves! Can’t see the video? Watch it on Youtube here.

  • Kitten Is Rolling Again, Thanks to Good Samaritans

    Three weeks ago, a Jacksonville, Fla., motorist spotted a kitten crawling out of a storm drain. When that driver stopped to help the tiny tabby, it was obvious that he was unable to move his back legs and was in dire need of immediate veterinary care. When the motorist brought the 3-month-old kitten to a …

  • Announcing the Winner of the “Guess the Number of Toys” Contest

    A little over a week ago, we started a contest to guess how many toys were in Pimp and Moo’s toy basket and I can’t believe how many responses we got! There were over 800 guesses… and can you believe that no one got it exactly right? It’s true! Most guessed 100 or less, but …

  • Sleepy Sunday: Cat Mom Hugs Her Kitten

    This ridiculously sweet video is quickly becoming one of the most popular cat videos ever. If you haven’t seen it yet, get ready for some extreme cuteness. And if you already have, watch it again… I could watch it over and over again and love it just as much every time! Can’t see the video? …

  • Pictures of Soldiers with Kittens

    A soldier’s job is to serve and protect, and as this gallery of pictures proves, that includes helpless little kittens, too! This Memorial Day weekend, we remember and thank all our heroes past and present. Especially the ones who have gone out of their way to save a wary, scared kitten or two. [images via …

  • ‘Kitten Therapy’ Program Helps Alzheimer’s Patients

    A humane society and a northern California assisted living facility have teamed up to give three elderly women the chance to nurture and love kittens in need. Tehachapi Manor, a residential program for Alzheimer’s patients, is fostering a kitten from Have a Heart Humane Society. It all started three weeks ago when Tehachapi Manor caregiver …