A tabby kitten with cleft palate.

A cat with a cleft palate helps a girl with the same condition embrace her features

The special bond between a little girl and her cat, who were both born with a facial deformity, has significantly impacted both of their lives. A young girl learned from her kitten Sergeant Pepper, that being different does not always equal being sad. Their lovely friendship has deeply impacted all who have witnessed it. Caitlin … Read more

A young boy and a woman with a calico cat between them.

The feline companion of an 11-year-old autistic boy has been given a well-deserved accolade by the National Cat Awards

An 11-year-old autistic boy from Berkshire, England, was given a cat to help him overcome crippling anxiety. April 2022, the thankful kid nominated his furry companion for the annual National Cat Awards, and the clever cat won an award! According to Jenny Albery, her son Elliot has a special relationship with Chicken, his cat. The … Read more

A white dwarf cat frowns at the camera.

This Dwarf cat’s perpetual frowning face says everything about her cattitude

Widget is a curmudgeon-faced dwarf kitty with all the “cattitude” you’d expect from a feline who wears a perpetual frown. And her mom, Michelle Roberts, wouldn’t change a thing about her. Neither would Widget. She’s the self-proclaimed “meanest 6.4-pound mother fluffer” around, according to her Instagram page, Widget was born as the runt of her … Read more

Side-by-side photos of a calico kitten next to a piece of paper and marker and near a computer

Orphaned kitten thinks she’s an intern and loves to help out around the office

Joey was just 4-weeks-old when she got her internship at Robin Easter Design, where her foster mom works. If she was going to be at the office all day, Joey figured she might as well help out and fill the role of office intern. When the orphaned calico kitten was brought into the care of … Read more

Cat with stitches over missing eye, labeled "After Surgery"

Mel has been twice returned to the shelter and lost an eye but she is a fighter and ready for her forever home!

Mel is a sweet kitty who has been through a lot. She has moved from home to home and is currently residing at Utah Valley Animal Rescue. She may be missing an eye after her recent surgery, but she’s still as gorgeous as ever! Mel’s Difficult Journey Mel first arrived at the Utah Valley Animal … Read more