Our Hoarding Cats Find Homes for the Holidays!

Cat Blog Articles, Happy Tails, Holiday
Hoarding is one of the worst forms of animal cruelty, affecting thousands of cats across the United States.  Town Cats has a long history of assisting with hoarding cases and we recently stepped in to help with a local situation.  A man in San Jose was keeping 40 cats in a deteriorated home until authorities were contacted and intervened. The house was in disastrous condition and authorities had to wear hazmat suits with breathing apparatus in order to enter and evaluate the scene.  All of the cats found were in poor condition and most were extremely feral. Once animal control safely removed the cats, Town Cats immediately offered to help in any way possible. We eventually took in four of the cats needing medical care. These four cats were transported…
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Top 5 Fun Toys To Get Your Kitten Just In Time For The Holidays!

Top 5 Fun Toys To Get Your Kitten Just In Time For The Holidays!

Cat Blog Articles, Current "Mews", Holiday
It’s that time of year again! Cat owners like you love spoiling your pets every day of the year; but you know that the holidays are extra special, especially when everyone comes together and gives their loved ones presents! Finding the purrfect holiday gift for your cat is as easy as following our list of Top 5 Holiday Toys! 1. Tower of Tracks | Under $12 For a gift that will paw-sitively amaze, Pestages’ Tower of Tracks is an interactive cat toy that will keep your feline friend active. They’ll try all day to swat the spinning, brightly-colored ball from the track. Whether you have just one or several cats, this is a toy every kitty can enjoy at once. 2. Beaver Refillable Catnip Toy | Under $7 This catnip…
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Cat Safety Tips for the Purrrfect Holiday Season!

Cat Safety Tips for the Purrrfect Holiday Season!

Cat Blog Articles, Current "Mews", Holiday, News & Happenings
The holiday season should be one filled with love, happiness, and (hopefully!) worry-free days. When sharing the holidays with your fuzzy friend, knowing the ins-and-outs of cat safety can help you have a safe, healthy, and most enjoyable holiday with your cat. Thinking Of Sharing Your Meal? Think Again While it can be tempting to share some turkey with your fuzzy friends, it would be best if you ignored those watchful eyes. A cat's diet can be extremely sensitive. Just as is mentioned in Town Cats' Seasonal Safety Advocacy tips, "While a small piece of boneless, cooked turkey or a lick of pumpkin are probably ok, too much Thanksgiving food can cause stomach upset, diarrhea, or pancreatitis." Dispose All Bones: Make sure all bones and carcasses are thrown away securely.…
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