Rescue Cat That Cared For Young Cancer Patient Named 'Cat Of The Year'A caring rescue cat has been named Great Britain's National Cat of the Year for helping to comfort a young cancer patient, BBC News reported.
Meet Patches: Our Pet Guest Of The WeekThis week, our pet guest is Patches from the Animal Humane Society! This female feline is a 6-year-old Domestic Shorthair mix, with beautiful colors. She’s very affectionate and just loves to be petted!
More Than $5,000 Donated To Help Cat Shot In FaceMore than $5,000 has been donated to help a cat that was shot in the face last month near Minot.
Man Accused Of Tossing Cat Into An Iowa River Fined $100A man accused of tossing a cat into the Winnebago River in northern Iowa's Mason City has been fined $100. Sixty-nine-year-old William Hill was sentenced on Tuesday. He'd pleaded guilty to abandonment of an animal in a deal with prosecutors who lowered the charge from animal torture.
Reward Offered For Info On Cat Tossing IncidentA cat tossed out of a van on May 2 is severally injured but will survive. Now, a $2,500 reward is being offered to find the person responsible.
Iowan Accused Of Torturing Roommate's Kitten Pleads GuiltyA 21-year-old West Liberty man is scheduled to be sentenced next month for abusing his roommate's kitten.
Cat Rescued From Iowa River Getting New Home In MinnesotaA cat rescued from a northern Iowa river has found a new home in Minnesota. The Humane Society of North Iowa says Ken Avery, of St. Paul, Minnesota, had learned about Winnie's brush with death and decided she was the right cat to replace a longtime feline companion that had died of cancer.
Police: Chaska Man Bit Off Girlfriend's Ear, Beheaded Her CatA Chaska man faces charges of assault, making terroristic threats and mistreating animals after he allegedly beat his girlfriend, bit part of her ear off, threatened to kill her several times, and dismembered her cat in the apartment living room.
Finding Minnesota: The Feline Fun HousePeople often build outdoor swing sets, tree houses and even skating rinks outside for their kids. But in southern Minnesota, Greg Krueger has created a playground that’s all indoors, and all for his cats.
Man Accused Of Skinning, Baking Pet Cat With OnionsA Monticello, Minn. man with a history of drug abuse and mental illness skinned and baked his pet cat on Monday afternoon because "he wanted to try cooking it with onions," charges state. Cody Alexander Mann, 28, has been taken into custody and now faces felony charges of cruelty and torture of an animal.
Wis. Family Reunites With Cat Lost 5 Years AgoA southern Wisconsin family who had lost hope of ever seeing their cat after he ran off five years ago has been reunited with the gray tabby. A Racine woman turned Sammie into the local Wisconsin Humane Society after being concerned the declawed kitty that'd been hanging around her home for months would not survive the cold weather.