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Go, Gizmo! A Sweet, Blind Girl Grabs the Spotlight

Who says “almost perfect” ain’t good enough? Certainly not Gizmo, the sixteen-year-old, blind cat who snagged an unlikely 14th place in the Cat Fanciers Association cat show in February. She had just about everything going against her, including the fact that she lives at the┬áNatCat shelter in Spring Valley, California. But she didn’t let any… Read more »

Almost Too Sweet To Believe – But True!

There’s a new children’s book out, intended to tell the story of Hurricane Katrina to young, impressionable audiences who could be easily frightened by such a terror-filled tale. But journalists Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery join illustrator Jean Cassels in presenting the whole scary scenario inside The Two Bobbies, the based-on-real-life story of Bob Cat… Read more »

Sometimes you find the purr, sometimes she finds you!

Following my last post, this one seems appropriate: a very different kind of story about war in the Gulf, and a tiny purr that just wouldn’t die. Take one hot desert, mix in one new family and a litter of abandoned kittens, and…well, you’ll see. Bless Ginger for posting Susan Dart’s story, Heart of a… Read more »