Three kittens: one gray, one calico, one black

Foster mom was supposed to babysit three kittens temporarily, but they stayed until adoption

Three kittens, Mario, Luigi, and Princess Peach, came to Lori’s kitten foster home for her to babysit. She was supposed to take care of them for only a few days while their other foster mom was gone. Babysittin’ kittens Mario, Luigi, and Peach had been rescued as tiny kittens from a hoarding house. There had … Read more

Tortoiseshell cat with six kittens

This pregnant kitty was so young, but she became an amazing mama to six kittens

When this kitty arrived at her new foster home, she was very pregnant. Her human foster mom was ready to help this kitty mom give birth to her kittens in a safe place. Young mom The foster mom, Lynn, knew that this cat was special. She was already going to be a mom, but she … Read more

Tiny black newborn kitten

Sick premature kitten transforms into healthy and playful “energizer bunny”

Raisin was a tiny black kitten who looked like…well, a raisin. She was so small because she had been born a couple of weeks premature. In April, Raisin was taken to her foster home with Rory to the Rescue, a nonprofit organization that specializes in the rescue and fostering of neonatal, or newborn, kittens. Raisin … Read more

Light colored kitten lying on its back

Tabitha became the emotional support kitten in her special needs foster home

For Mel, a foster animal mom at Pumpkin Patch Rescue, some foster animals require less work than others. Tabitha the kitten was one of these that was a natural at the foster home, a breath of fresh air for her foster mom. Tabitha was first brought to the foster home in late 2021. She was … Read more

Orange tabby kitten bottle feeding

Bottle baby kitten makes the cutest slurping sounds

Bop Bop was a foster kitten at Teeny Fosters along with his other siblings. He may have been the tiny runt of the litter, but he had an enormous personality. Bop Bop the bottle baby Bop Bop’s foster mom started posting about Bop Bop and his siblings on her Instagram at the beginning of August. … Read more

Cat hisses at a human hand

Spicy, hissing kitten learns to trust humans

In early July, two kittens arrived at the foster home of Hoa, a volunteer for Waggytail Rescue. Unagi and Wasabi were ten-week-old tortoiseshell sisters, and they needed to be socialized to get used to humans. Hoa created welcome posts on her Instagram for the two kittens. In Wasabi’s pictures, the kitten backed away from Hoa’s … Read more

Four gray tabby kittens

Four “shipwrecked” kittens found on a boat find a safe harbor in their foster home

Late one night, a kitten foster mom for Home at Last Rescue picked up a litter of four tiny kittens. They didn’t have their mother, so she would have to spend the whole night taking care of them and bottle feeding them herself. She was doing a great job, but they wouldn’t stop crying for … Read more

Two kitten brothers

Foster kitten brothers overcome their disabilities and are adopted together

Two kitten brothers, Fettuccine and Alfredo, also known as the Noodle Boys, had a difficult foster journey, but they made it through everything together and are now in the forever home of their dreams. A rough start The two kittens were rushed to their foster mom, Jordan, in a state of emergency. When they arrived, … Read more