A veterinarian university feline mascot passes away after twenty years

Farewell to Diego the cat, the feline mascot of the veterinary university of Lodi

The veterinary university of Lodi has lost an esteemed member this fall. Diego, the tabby cat, passed after twenty years of cuddling and inspired purrs. Originally, the calico puss was a stray who became a beloved fixture of the veterinary hospital’s classrooms and offices. Federica Pirrone, a professor of veterinary medicine at the Statale university, … Read more

St Alban episcopal church welcomes a church kitten

A Mississippi church adopts a stray kitten who wins over the congregation

A church in Bovina, Mississippi welcomed a different type of congregant last year. The St. Alban’s Episcopal Church took in a church kitten named Salome. Last summer, the Reverend Elisabeth Malphurs, rector of St. Alban’s, was confronted with a growing issue: a mouse infestation. The rector retaliated against the invaders by strategically setting traps all … Read more

Six kittens, tabbies and calicos and black cat

Six “Jersey Shore” kittens grew up well even when their mama cat was sick

In another article, we introduced Jersey, a mama cat who waited to have her babies until after her foster mom got back home. Now, we think it’s time to meet her “Jersey Shore” kittens. Their foster mom, Stephanie, calls the kittens the little “Shores,” since they’re named after characters from the TV show Jersey Shore. … Read more

Nabi the sauna cat

Alley cat loves to sneak into the local sauna for a nap

A dry sauna in Korea became a stray moggy’s favorite hangout. The cat would spend hours in the facility, enjoying the warm temperature and other commodities. When an intrigued staff member decided to follow the stray cat, he discovered a sad reality. Modern South Korean culture includes many rituals. Among them is going to traditional … Read more

At Orsomarso press conference a cat ran the show

A cat is the center of attention at a soccer press conference in Colombia

In the current Colombian soccer Tournament, a team suffered a crushing defeat 4-1 against their opponent. Still, an intruding cat made the audience laugh during the subsequent press conference. The video of the cat prancing around on the table at the media meeting quickly spread online. Orsomarso, a Colombian second-division soccer team, is going through … Read more

Cat with wound near nose from pellet gun shot

Cat that was shot in the face with a pellet gun is doing much better

This cat from the UK got shot in the face with a pellet gun, to her owner’s dismay. She was okay and healed up fine, but it was still very upsetting. According to the owner, she was a nine-year-old cat and “only a little thing,” whose size had never quite caught up with her age. … Read more

Three kittens in a bed

Foster mom gets three fluffy kittens on Easter, including an attention-seeking calico

These three fluffy foster kittens loved to make mischief, especially Mopsy, an attention-seeking calico kitten. Fluffy hitchhikers Dannielle, a kitten foster mom and founder of Southon Rescue, was on her way to a nearby shelter around Easter time. She meant to get just one kitten, but she ended up with a few “hitchhikers” too. These … Read more