When You Wish Upon A Nose…

Our house feels especially blessed at this time of year. As Howard said so poignantly the other day, “You’re never lonely when you have cats.” And right now, we have some of the most beautiful, funny, and inspiring nuggets ever to share our life and our home.

By | 2017-12-16T00:50:27+00:00 December 13th, 2017|

Collaborative Rescue Effort Saves Local Felines

Animal League America's Rescue Team collaborated with Brooklyn Animal Care & Control to save the life of one severely injured kitten, and a homeless mama cat and her five adorable kittens. Now all in the care of our highly skilled medical team and nurturing shelter staff, all seven of these felines will have everything they need to find responsible, loving homes to call their own.

By | 2017-12-14T13:33:55+00:00 December 7th, 2017|

What Your Dog Needs on a “Three-Dog-Night”

Some say it originated in the Australian Outback. Others point to Alaska or Siberia as the source. No matter where it came from, the expression “three-dog-night” means a night so bitterly cold you’d need three dogs in bed with you to keep you warm. But what about our beloved dogs? They’re always there for Read More

By | 2017-12-07T17:38:59+00:00 December 5th, 2017|

Putnam Service Dogs: Bringing a New Meaning to Second Chances

After successful careers in the business world, Nancy Teague found her true calling training service dogs. But soon came to the realization that the need for service dogs far exceeded the supply. That’s when she decided to combine her years of business experience with her life’s passion and founded Putnam Service Dogs, a 501(c)3 charity, which provides free service dogs and follow-up support services to people with physical disabilities other than blindness.

By | 2017-12-05T17:06:36+00:00 November 29th, 2017|

Can I get my cat back?

My cat had gotten out of the apartment; I searched everywhere, I put up posted checked sites daily to see if he would turn up, and reported him missing. No word. Then one day I was on Facebook and saw my cat on an animal foundation's page. I contacted them and they had already adopted out my cat.

By | 2017-12-07T14:49:40+00:00 November 29th, 2017|

Love, Sweet Love

Gratitude for the Gifts of Fostering That classic song from back in the 1960s still says it all: “What the World Needs Now Is Love.” And, I might add, more foster parents, too! In so many ways, foster parents embody love for homeless animals Read More

By | 2017-12-14T00:41:01+00:00 November 15th, 2017|