Lifelong Cat Lover Leaves Amazing Legacy for Feline Friends in Need

Judy McKonly loved animals her entire life, but she always had a special affinity for cats. She dreamed of putting her family’s fortune to good use by one day opening a cat shelter like no other. Unfortunately, she passed away before her dream became a reality. Her family carried out her dream using $1.5 million dollars in seed money from the family’s nonprofit, The McKonly Foundation. Image Screenshot WGAL YouTube Built to Please Cat Residents The Columbia Animal Shelter is … Read more

Rescue Finds Homes For FIV+ Cats At Risk For Euthanasia

As the largest no-kill, cage-free cat shelter in Georgia, Furkids Animal Rescue & Shelters helps countless kitties find new homes. Stop by their shelter and you’ll find tabby cats, black cats, big cats, and kittens, but they also have a different kind of cat population waiting to be adopted. Furkids is one of only a few rescue organizations that takes in and cares for cats with feline immunodeficiency virus. Called FIV for short, cats that test positive for this lentivirus are … Read more