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- Accidental Purr-ist
A British cat that stowed away on a ferry bound for Spain was returned 700 miles to its distraught owners via the information registered to the microchip in its shoulder ...
- Belgium Considers Mass Neutering and Spaying
The small European country of Belgium is the first country to consider mass neutering of all cats to control the problem of feline over-population...
- Calicivirus Outbreak in Los Angeles, CA
An especially virulent form of calici virus is infecting cats in a small area of west Los Angeles, California
- Canada's Prime Minister Holds Name The Cat Contest
Canadian Prime Minister Steven Harper and his family have adopted a grey tabby kitten. Part of the feline's welcome to the family includes the opportunity to vote on the kitty's new name on the PM's facebook page.
- Cat Dies of Bird Flu In Germany
A cat has been found dead of bird flu in Germany and several cats have tested positive for bird flu in Austria
- Cat Foods Recalled as of May 2007
The latest on the pet food recall debacle...
- Cat In Cockpit Delays Airplane
When a 10 year old cat escaped from its carrier in the plane's cabin, the ensuing chase ended up having the flight postponed for four hours....
- Cat Lady Wins Tax Battle
A woman who does volunteer rescue of feral cats in California wins her court case against the Internal Revenue Service...
- Cats Stolen From the Home of a CFA Judge
Abyssinian cats were stolen from Carolyn Osier's home while she was away on a judging assignment.
- Cats That Glow In The Dark Help In FIV/Aids Research
Cats that glow green in the dark are helping in the fight against both feline and human Aids...
- Cats Victims of Beijing Olympics?
As the city of Beijing, China prepares to host the 2008 Olympic Games, the world questions the way the city's cats are being treated in preparation for the competition.
- Cause of Pet Food Mystery Discovered
A Canadian scientist may have uncovered the mystery behind why the tainted pet foods have caused kidney problems with pets...
- Could Cat Hair Help With The Louisiana Oil Leak?
Collecting your cat's hair could help save the wildlife endangered by the oil spurting underwater following the oil rig disaster off the coast of Louisiana ...
- Doris Day Animal League Opposes Paws
The Doris Day Animal League (DDAL) has reversed its position and is now against the PAWS bill!
- First Cat Video Award Winner
The first-ever cat video awards were held in Los Angeles with thousands of proud cat owners competing for the coveted grand prize of $15,000. And the winner is...
- Hartz Warning
Hartz Advanced Care Flea and Tick medication has been reported to have caused death or nerve damage in over 960 cases in cats.
- Hawaii Quarantine Ending
Cats entering Hawaii will be able to reduce their quarantine to as little as 5 days.
- Heated Pet Blanket Recall
PetSafe Heated Pet Blankets are recalled due to problems with scorching.
- Indicted Over Pet Food Contamination
The US Food and Drug Administration announces indictments over last summers wide recall of contaminated pet foods...
- Jack And The Bear
Jack the cat chases a bear off 'his' property!
- Jack Is Back!
Lost in an airline terminal for 2 months, this kitty is a survivor...
- JFK Cats Ousted By Airport Authority
The feral cat colony at the JFK airport are being evicted, authorities stating their presence represents a danger for incoming and outgoing flights.
- Mad Cow
A case of Mad Cow disease is discovered in Washington state
- Maine Coon Stolen!
At a TICA show in California, a Maine Coon is stolen from her benching area
- Menu Foods Recall
Procter & Gamble announces voluntary participation in Menu Foods' nationwide U.S. and Canadian recall of specific canned and small foil pouch 'wet' cat and dog foods
- Pet Food Recall as of May 1st, 2007
The list of pet foods recalled continues to grow into the largest pet food recall in US history!
- Pet Food Recall September 2008
Mars Petcare US announced a voluntary recall of products manufactured at its Everson, Pennsylvania facility. The pet food is being voluntarily recalled because of potential contamination with Salmonella...
- Pet Food Recall Update June 2007
New contaminents necessitate new pet food recalls...
- PKD Testing
The Genetic Test for PKD will soon be available to cat breeders.
- Purr-muda Triangle
The unexplained disappearance of almost 50 cats from a small English village has prompted it to be dubbed the Purr-muda Triangle...
- Royal Canin Recall
Royal Canin has recalled several of their 'Best Before' 03/2007 05/2007 and 06/2007 veterinary diets
- Stolen Cats Recovered
CFA Judge, Carolyn Osier, recovers most of the cats stolen from her home while she was away on a judging assignment.
- Update on Pet Foods Recall
The latest information regarding the recall of 60 million containers of pet foods packaged under 95 brands
- Update on Pet Foods Recall: April 17, 2007
Just when we thought the recall of contaminated pet foods ordeal was nearly over... 14 more brands have been to the list of brands recalled in the past week.
- Ziggy's Journey
Ziggy, the cat, survives 17 days without food on a 2,300 mile journey from Israel to Britain!
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