Funny Cats in Boxes

Everyone knows cats love boxes. In this first picture handsome tuxedo Mittens thinks he’s hot. Tuxedo is the term used for cats who are black but have white feet, chest, and whiskers. He is elegant for sure. He also has a flat coat which means his short hair lies tight to the body and he […]

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Funny Cat on Shelves

    When my rescue cat Miss Bruce became ill I was worried that the number of cats in the house was becoming too stressful especially to the more timid ones. The solution, according to Jackson Gallery on an episode of “My Cat From Hell,” was to create more space for them to spread out. […]

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Cute Kitten Zeke

Zeke was found wandering alone down by the Lake. He was very tiny but his eyes were open. I was concerned pretty quickly that his eyesight didn’t seem good. The vet said that for his eyes to be that blue at his age there was probably a delay in development because of lack of nutrition. […]

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Funny Adorable Dogs

When I first joined the national Chihuahua Rescue and Transport, I met my friend Mary Roubinek. We met doing transports from Wisconsin to the Twin Cities in Minnesota. Chihuahua Rescue and Transport had a program called “Permanent Fosters.” It was for when they rescued senior or disabled dogs who would be almost impossible to adopt. […]

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Lydia’s Cat Rescue

Before Lydia’s litter, I had only bottle-fed singleton orphans. One of the rescuers brought me a litter of five between 2-3 weeks old back in 2003. It would take me 45 minutes to feed, clean and potty all five. In a couple, hours I would start all over. Below is Lydia. She was identical to […]

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Puppy Mill Rescue

  I saw on the television that a Humane Society had closed a puppy mill near Buffalo, New York. They had 100’s of small dogs and needed foster homes. At the time, I had no fosters so I called. They had a very pregnant miniature poodle. I was very excited about having puppies born at […]

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It is very hard to photograph cats at just the moment you want to capture. I have found that having a good camera on my cell phone has helped me alot because it is always in my pocket and ready. It is seldom a cat will repeat a pose or gesture especially if they know […]

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Combining Kitten Litters

Since my last blog post was about a mother-daughter team who would nurse each others’ kittens — I thought I would write about a combination that only partially worked. Zeke was found wandering alone…did he venture away from his litter or was he dropped off by some human? As you can see in the above […]

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The Kitten Nursery at My House

This is Clementine and kittens. Notice anything? Hint? Size difference. Clementine, pictured above, and her mother, Sherry, both came to me at the same time and very pregnant. I never would have thought of combining two pregnant cats or having a “maternity ward.” But Clementine was almost a baby herself at one year’s old and […]

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Cat Grass Really

  This is Miss Pearl¬†having some cat grass. She always eats fresh cat nip but I didn’t know she would be so enthusiastic about “cat grass.”¬†This was a “cat grass” kit I bought at at store but only because………only because my local farm store didn’t have an oat seeds. That is right! Cat grass is […]

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