A Look Back at CatCon 2017!

A two-day celebration of feline veneration, the third annual CatCon was held August 12th and 13th at the Pasadena Convention Center.  Presented by Rachael Ray Nutrish, the event was virtual catnip to animal lovers, who enjoyed everything from cat seminars and spotting celebrities to mulling over feline meowchandise and meeting adorable adoptables. This year’s CatCon […]

St. Louis Cardinals to Host Rally Cat Appreciation Day

St. Louis Cardinals plan a special Rally Cat Appreciation Day to recognize the cat who streaked across the field on August 9 preceding a Grand Slam. A bird may be the St. Louis Cardinal’s mascot, but this September the team will be showing their dogged devotion to one very special cat whose true tale of […]

National Lazy Day- Social Paws Campaign Promotes Pet Adoption

From soaking up sunbeams to chasing after that ever elusive red dot, a cat’s day is filled with arduous activity…it’s no wonder that our purring pals insist on 15 hour-long power naps! For all the tuckered out tabbies, worn out Ragdolls, pooped Persians and overworked Oriental Shorthairs of the world, a day of respite is […]

Matilda’s Annual Party at The Algonquin Helps Cats in Need

After a successful seven-year run as The Algonquin Hotel’s DirectFUR of Guest Relations, Matilda III has decided to bow out of the world stage, but before beginning her well-earned life of leisure the rescued Ragdoll helped to shine a spotlight on pet adoption at her annual celebration and cat fashion show. Making her last fundraising […]

Celebrate International Cat Day on August 8 #internationalcatday

Felines living in the United States are worshipped by cat lovers each October 29th on National Cat Day, and power-hungry kitties can secretly celebrate their impending plot on Cat World Domination Day (June 24th). The dog days of summer also offers our pals who purr one day which has been has been set aside to […]

Hamlet the Cat to Take on Role at The Algonquin Hotel

“To be or not to be” Hamlet, that is the question that was recently posed to a feline who will soon take center stage as the latest cat to take on the role of DirectFUR of Guest Relations at The Algonquin Hotel in New York City. A post shared by The Algonquin Hotel (@algonquinnyc) on […]

Get Ready for Clear the Shelters Day! #ClearTheShelters

The dog days of summer will include one day devoted to both cats and canines in need as close to 700 animal shelters across the U.S. including Puerto Rico take part in Clear the Shelters on August 19, 2017. Once again, NBC Universal-owned television stations and the Telemundo Station Group have partnered for the low-cost […]

Lil BUB Event to Help Cats in Buffalo, New York

Since traveling in her space ship from her home planet of Bub Ub Bub, intergalactic Internet sensation Lil BUB has made it her mission to help cats on her adoptive world by making trips to meet her many admirers.  In 2017 alone, the Bloomington, Indiana-based tabby and her doting Dude (Mike Bridavsky) have trekked to […]

Stars Shine Spotlight on Adoptable Cats at Broadway Barks

Each year Broadway Barks…and meows! An annual event co-founded by entertainment icons Bernadette Peters and the late Mary Tyler Moore in 1999, some of the brightest stars on The Great White Way once again happily stepped into supporting roles as they stepped on stage in Shubert Alley with cats and dogs who were hoping to […]

Isn’t This New Shelter Nice Enough to be a Hotel?

OK, be honest: as you look through these photos, don’t you think the new Wallis Annenberg PetSpace is beautiful enough to be a luxury hotel? Southern California cat lovers recently gathered in a virtual clowder alongside a pack of dog devotees to celebrate the shelter’s grand opening. Embed from Getty Images A high-tech facility built […]

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