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Lynx Best Friends with Domestic Cat

Pictures have been released by the St Petersburg Zoo that show their resident Lynx has a most unusual friend – a feral domestic cat.  The story behind the unlikely friendship was that the feral cat somehow got into the zoo as a kitten and made its way to the lynx enclosure.  35 more words

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The Brazilian Shorthair

The Brazilian Shorthair is the first breed of domestic cat from Brazil that has received international recognition among cat breeders.

Breed history

When the Portuguese arrived in what is now known as Brazil in the 1500’s, they brought with them their domestic cats to protect food and kill the rodents they encountered.  518 more words

A-Z Breeds

Pepi the Mystery Cat (who really is the Hidden Paw)

Meet Pepi the cat… He is very special, and not just because he’s so handsome!

He came into our lives in late summer, a couple of months after the sudden (and devastating) loss of one of our beloved dogs, Hamish, to a terrible disease. 530 more words


Hermione the Feral Cat

Now you’ve met all of our fuzzy friends!

Kaylee Bear




This is the story of my friend Hermione.

Hermione was a feral cat.  804 more words


Some FL Counties Partnering with TNR Programs to Reduce Euthanasia

Paws Up!
To Volusia County Animal Control for implementing TNR to reduce feral cat numbers.

Last year, Volusia County Animal Control in central Florida picked up 2,360 feral cats, nearly all of whom were euthanized due to the impracticality of feral cat adoption. 199 more words

Paws Up/Paws Down

Wildlife camera photos

Hi All

I know I am a crazy blogger – two blogs in one day! I have added to our Spottings and Fauna Species List pages.   44 more words

Feral cat policy will fail

Published Dec.10, 2014, in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle, as a column on the opinion page. “Feral cat policy will fail.”

By Barb Gorges

Last month, the Cheyenne City Council passed an ordinance allowing the Cheyenne Animal Shelter to implement a “trap, neuter, vaccinate and release program” for feral cats in the city. 687 more words