Ali’s Story —Make a Difference in the World

2022-04-19T16:59:49-04:00April 5th, 2022|

In September of 2013, my world was turned upside down in a way that few could even comprehend. During these months, which turned into years of waiting for solutions and resolution, I experienced chronic anxiety and depression that people before the pandemic could not understand, appreciate, or frankly tolerate. I was isolated, lonely, and […]

Cat Overpopulation, Welfare and Health: The Importance of Early Spaying and Neutering

2022-02-22T15:10:06-05:00February 22nd, 2022|

The American Association of Feline Practitioners defines early spaying and neutering as surgical sterilization of sexually immature animals who are 6–14 weeks of age. Spaying involves removal of the female’s uterus and ovaries; neutering involves removal of the male’s testicles.

Early spaying and neutering of kittens (and puppies) has been done since the 1970s and […]

Messy and Dangerous: Kitten Diarrhea

2022-05-16T16:25:15-04:00January 11th, 2022|

Watery feces, or diarrhea, has many potential causes and is a big concern in kittens. In fact, it can be life threatening.

Overfeeding kittens, especially those who are underweight or malnourished, is a common cause of diarrhea. Therefore, for the first 24 hours of feeding a bottle baby, dilute the kitten milk replacer formula. Use […]

Introducing International Cat Care

2021-11-07T08:46:44-05:00July 7th, 2021|

Vicky Halls

As part of International Cat Care’s (ICC) Cat Advocacy team, Vicky Halls works specifically on projects relating to the welfare of unowned cats throughout the world. That’s a big job! She’s a registered veterinary nurse and clinical animal behaviorist, having spent over 23 years specializing […]

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