— The Ottawa Humane Society's fantastic idea to give adoptable pets more exposure: Use the Force.
— If you're inspired to help cats, consider these things for an effective volunteer experience.
— Some schools have set up pet-friendly housing options that let students bring or foster animals.
— The Canadian Federation of Humane Societies seeks photos of men and cats for its 2016 calendar.
— This 1-year-old victim of the polar vortex is on her way to recovery -- just minus a few toes.
— I agree with backers: Increasing the limit from 3 to 5 will save cats lives and reduce euthanasia.
— His was among the worst cruelty cases one shelter had ever seen, but his heart doesn't show it.
— Much like a high school class or a workplace, a shelter has several types; let's meet them.
— I adopted a cat from a shelter, but I never say I rescued him; I don't want to take away from the true rescuers who made the effort to save his life.
— Your cats at home get plenty of love and gifts for the holidays, shelter kitties should too!
— These fundraising calendars feature gorgeous cat pictures and make great holiday gifts.
— If you're like me, you're likely grateful for animal shelters. Here are creative ways to give back.
— Resurrect a scratching post, make your own toys, and help shelters by donating certain items.
— Taking in a mama cat and her litter not only gives them a place to live, it can also save their lives.
— 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?
— Some medicines and therapies require no prescription -- sometimes the best ones are right in your local animal shelter.
— 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.
— Persian cats may be high maintenance, but this rescue group knows they're worth the fuss.
— Volunteering has become a wonderful part of my life -- here's what I've learned in the process.
— 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.
— A generous donation will soon allow the group to help 60 cats at a time to get the help they need to find their forever homes.
— Here are 6 ways my sweet and scrappy Ghost Cat is different that what I expected.
— A shelter had an outbreak of a treatable disease, and management decided the only solution was euthanasia -- and then blamed the community.
— Liem works around the clock to rescue the street animals of Bandung and manages a cat sanctuary.
— Some organizations present themselves as hopeful while others are despairing. Which is right?
— This year we've met a lot of amazing people working to help cats in all sorts of ways.
— Mr. Fluffy Pants "has his own bedroom," the singer says, adding she "just couldn't leave him."
— We recently lost our cat, Leela, so we're not ready to adopt yet, but when we do, we have a plan.
— I always help out when I can, unless I feel guilt-tripped or overwhelmed by negativity.
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