Cats And Kids: Tips For Keeping Both Safe…

(Photo Credit: Shutterstock) Cats and kittens can be delightful additions to a family, and between nine and twelve years of age, children start to become more responsible, making this an ideal time to get a…

Things You Do That Your Cat Probably Hates

(Picture Credit: Elena Pejchinova/Getty Images) People like to talk about the funny quirks that cats have, but did you know that cat owners have a lot of quirks too? Yes, it’s true! You are likely…

10 Natural Flea Treatments And Repellents For Cats

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) There are many commercially available medications to treat and prevent fleas, but some cat owners rely on natural flea treatments for cats to avoid potential side effects and over-medication. You must…

How To Volunteer At An Animal Shelter

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) If helping dogs, cats, and other animals at your local animal shelter interests you, you’ll have plenty to consider. You need to choose which animal shelter you want to give your…

Kitten Killer Sentenced To One Year Behind Bars

People really can do the worst things. And sometimes the people who commit atrocities get what they deserve. At least in part. A convicted animal abuser is spending a year behind bars after he killed…

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Bushfires update: a message from BirdLife Australia

Our hearts reach out to people across the world who are grieving with Australians over our devastating bushfires. Some of the stories we’re hearing from across the country are truly heartbreaking; our thoughts and concerns…

How our network of vital bird habitats is…

Key Biodiversity Areas (or KBAs for short) are the new game in town. They represent the unified currency for site conservation, building on four decades of success of the IBA programme and similar concepts. KBAs…

New donor collaboration launches a call for small…

The Prespa Ohrid Nature Trust (PONT) and the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) have recently agreed to combine their efforts in the Wider Prespa Area by issuing a joint call for proposals - ‘PONT – CEPF…

Bringing back nature to the EU in the…

Helping nature help us  We are currently facing two global environmental emergencies: biodiversity loss and climate change. While they are often considered in isolation, many of their underlying causes are linked to unustainable development. The…

How did the Guam Rail come back from…

A circle of people stepped in towards a few unwilling flightless birds, as they darted about on a patch of US military land on the western Pacific island of Guam in the mid-1980s. The elder generation…

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Handsome Cats & Their Famous Men

A good cat picture can make us take a break from whatever we’re doing and have a look. Who doesn’t love a photo of a kitty cat being adorably fluffy and whiskery? Now, add a…

Kitten Stuck To Glue Trap Is Almost Home,…

On Christmas Day, the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha (HAWS) posted the story of Elmer, a tiny black kitten found stuck to a glue trap. When discovered, the scared kitten was alone and in…

Woody The Kitten Receives Top Survivor Award After…

Last summer, Woody the cat was the victim of a gruesome attack. His family thought the tuxedo kitten wouldn’t survive. But Woody proved himself to be a warrior, overcoming the cruelty and pain inflicted by…

Chicks Dig Cool Cats

Oscar the cat is what you imagine when you think of the quintessential cat. He’s a grey tabby and delightfully chubby. Napping makes him happy. Food is an ultimate pleasure. And, he looks at the…

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Cat Teaches Foster Kitten Cuddle Skills

Kittens are usually expert cuddle buddies, but a sick ginger baby had to learn the snuggle arts after his rough beginnings on the Los Angeles streets. Little Finn was found alone on the streets at…