Irish Citizen Rescues Sick Athens Street Kitten, Gives Him A New Life In The Emerald Isle

Having grown up in Ireland, a nation known for its kindness to animals, Laoisen Doyle was shocked by the number of cats on the streets of Athens, Greece. While living there last year, one kitten in particular caught her attention. The pitiful creature was hiding beneath a trash can. Skinny, sickly, and covered in parasites, Doyle knew it could not survive without her help. “He wasn’t moving, and his eyes had fused closed,” she told the Irish Post. “He was … Read more

Your iHeartCats Purchases Are Helping This Tiny Kitten Grow Big & Strong

Part of each sale through the iHeartCats store is donated to GreaterGood, which helps support various charities. Thanks to customers like you, happy endings, like the one below, are made possible. Little Samantha was just 3-weeks-old when she was discovered in a wood pile all alone. At such a young age, there is no way she would have survived without the care she received from Michele’s Rescue. All of the animals they take in go to experienced foster homes. Something that is essential for kittens … Read more

Terminally Ill Kitten Teaches Young Family About Love & Compassion

Best Friends Animal Society (BFAS) in Salt Lake City, Utah has just one mission – to “save them all.” By “all,” they mean every pet that enters a shelter, including those that might otherwise be killed due to age, behavior, or health. A kitten like Apple, a tabby and white domestic medium hair, would have been euthanized immediately, had she found herself in a kill shelter. Luckily, she came to Best Friends instead.   When Apple first arrived, she had ringworm and … Read more

Depression Survivor Wonders ‘Who Rescued Whom?’ After Saving A Sickly Kitten

Depression is a dark and lonely place to live and it can be difficult to let anyone in. When Reddit/Imgur user, Derpton89 rescued a deathly ill kitten, caring for him became a ray of light in the darkness. The cat he named Dante was depending on him for his very survival. Watching him grow strong gave him a sense of purpose. Even better than that, it gave him a forever friend. Dante’s mother apparently abandoned her 3 kittens in an alley, leaving … Read more

Small But Mighty Feral Kitten Inspires Rescuers To Help His Entire Colony

The life of a feral cat is difficult to say the least. They face disease, injury, predation and harsh weather, not to mention the constant search for food. Recently TinyKittens Rescue discovered a colony of more than 50 ferals on a rural property near their facility in Fort Langley, British Columbia. Among them was the tiniest kitten they have ever rescued – a mere fraction the size of his littermates. They named the special little tabby Nano. At 5 weeks … Read more