Longest cat fence in the U.S. was just built on a Hawaiian volcano
Should you be lucky enough to find yourself on Hawaii's Big Island, you are welcome to visit Mauna Loa, the largest volcano in the world.

Cats, however, are not - a point now being enforced by a new 5-mile-long fence constructed...

Killer cat poop in the spotlight in Hawaii
Much ado about poo: Feces fuels Hawaii feral feline debate

'Caturday Night Live' to air Saturday

The Animal Rescue League will host a live broadcast, "Caturday Night Live," on Saturday from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Y102 DJ Leah Tyler and ARL Executive Director Liz McCauley will host an evening of cat education and entertaining...

Fee-free adoption weekend set at Humane Society of Berks County

Humane Pennsylvania, the largest network of animal welfare organizations in southeastern Pennsylvania, is ready for the hottest deal around.

A "Fun in the Sun" fee-free adoption weekend will run from July 29 through...

Humane Pennsylvania running special cat adoption fee of $17.76 July 8 to July 10
Humane Pennsylvania announced Wednesday that it will be running a special cat adoption prices of $17.76 from July 8 through July 10 at the Humane Society of Berks County, 1801 N. 11th St.,...

My 2 cents: Cat plays mind games with her
My mom likes to tell people that every time one of her daughters heads to college, we always bring home a cat.

When I went to school in Maine my freshman year, I came home with Leaf. When I transferred to Temple, I surprised my mother...

Orange collar project aims to get lost cats home
LOS ANGELES - Cartoonist Matthew Inman would like to see every house cat wearing an orange collar with its name and number on it. Then if the cat gets loose or lost, by escape or mistake, the collar will signal, "Help me!"


Firefighters save 4 cats from fire at Windsor Township home
Four cats were saved from a two-alarm fire Tuesday at a Windsor Township home.

Jarrod Emes, deputy chief of the Hamburg Fire Company, said firefighters responded to the fire along Old Route 22 near Lenhartsville about 12:15...

Group knits with cats, prepares them for adoption
WESTMINSTER, Md. - While working at the Humane Society of Carroll County in Westminster this past spring, Karen Baker, of Gettysburg, Pa., had an idea.

Baker, the volunteer coordinator at the shelter, is also an avid knitter....

Advocates backing animal abuse registry in Connecticut
HARTFORD, Conn. - Advocates for domestic violence victims and those supporting animal rights are teaming up to support the latest proposal for a public registry in Connecticut that would identify people who abuse animals.

Animal Rescue League holding Winter White Out special adoption pricing
The Animal Rescue League of Berks County is offering a special adoption promotion for the month of January called “Winter White Out.” All cats and dogs with any amount of white fur will be...

200 cats looking for homes
CHAMBERSBURG - The Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter has 200 cats that would like to have homes for the holidays.

The majority of them are people-oriented strays, but some have been surrendered by their owners. Not all of them...

Humane Society of Berks County to have another free adoption weekend
Muller Rare Coins & Fine Jewelry is sponsoring the fee-free event.

Two stray cats in Lehigh County area test positive for rabies
The Allentown Health Bureau is warning residents after two stray cats in Lehigh County, including one in the city, tested positive for rabies.

Health Bureau investigators say they've identified 19 people, including 11 from...

Mississippi feral cats elude rescue efforts in move to relocate
BILOXI, Miss. - Two women who are trying to relocate a group of feral cats in downtown Biloxi said the cats aren't having it, and now they're worried that someone may be trying to poison them.

Karen Whalen, who has fed the cats for...

Boy who set cat on fire sentenced to year in detention
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. - A 17-year-old Bremerton boy who set a cat on fire in October was sentenced to a year to 14 months in the state juvenile rehabilitation system.

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Pets can provide multiple health benefits
Humans are the complete social being. Like many animals, humans live in our own packs and strive to form a connection with other living things.

In 10,000 B.C., dogs, thought to be the first domesticated animal, were found buried...

Adopting a cat or a dog from the Humane Society of Berks County
When Alan and Melissa Schlechter are having a bad day, they can count on C Lo to rescue them from their worries.

"He always brings a smile to my face," Alan said as he looked at the white pit bull-mix staring lovingly up at him in the...

Humane Pennsylvania holding Halloween-themed cat adoption promotion
The animal rescue group has reduced fees for black and orange cats.

Pet cat alerts woman to fire
MELBA, Idaho - A woman's pet cat pawed her face and woke her during a trailer fire in Melba that killed her dog.

The Idaho Press-Tribune reports Murphy-Reynolds-Wilson Fire...