A Shelter Cat Gives A Person The Biggest Hug

by Love Meow on Nov 16th, 2014 | 2 Comments

A shelter cat named Tim started hugging a volunteer and wouldn’t let her go when they met at the Potsdam Humane Society in Potsdam, New York “Today I started crying at the animal shelter because one cat hugged me and nuzzled into my neck,” said Rachel Griggs via reddit. “I’ve been volunteering at the Potsdam […]

Shelter Cat Picks His New Dad

by Love Meow on Aug 23rd, 2014 | 1 Comment

Shelter cat picks his new dad. “I adopted a kitten last week, and the shelter got a picture of our first meeting,” said Kyle via reddit. They named him Mac. “Right now we call him Little Mac. The girlfriend says it’s for mathematician Colin Maclaurin (we’re both math teachers) but I say it’s for the Punch […]

Elfie The Rescue Dwarf Cat

by Love Meow on Apr 2nd, 2014 | 14 Comments

Meet Elfie, a kitty of small stature, who was rescued from a shelter in Alberta, Canada and found his way to a forever home along with his sister Gimli. Elfie and Gimli were born dwarf kittens, rather like Lil Bub the cat. “They have genetic dwarfism. They were born to a ‘normal’ mother in a […]

8 Year Old Shelter Cat Cuddles His Adopter

by Love Meow on Mar 22nd, 2014 | 15 Comments

This is another reason why older shelter cats make wonderful companions. They KNOW. “My roommate adopted an 8 year old cat from a shelter and he refuses to stop cuddling her.” (via reddit) “She adopted him from the county animal control and he had been there for 3 weeks. I think their policy was to euthanize […]

Grumpy Shelter Cat Gets Adopted. Doesn’t He Look Happy Now?

by Love Meow on Mar 7th, 2014 | 4 Comments

A Persian stray cat with a grumpy face was found wandering streets in North Carolina. The fierce looking kitty is called Captain Jack who seems to have a permanently angry face. The New Hanover Sheriff’s Office Animal Services Unit wrote via Facebook: “This intense fellow is looking to find his forever family! We’re not sure […]

How Butterscotch Finds His Humans

by Love Meow on Apr 14th, 2013 | 9 Comments

It was a dream that inspired her to the shelter where she was chosen by the cat who had been waiting for her all along. “I had a dream about going to the animal shelter, so my boyfriend said it was a sign. We adopted this little guy that day…. Meet Butterscotch!” “He immediately curled […]

Man Pays Adoption Fees To Help Cat Find Home

by Love Meow on Apr 10th, 2013 | 42 Comments

A man from Illinois came across a cat named Simon on Facebook who has been in the shelter for a very long time, but still hasn’t found a home, even after seeing other fosters leaving for their forever homes. After learning Simon’s story, the man paid a visit at the shelter. Not being able to […]

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