Kitten Season 101

The time between late spring and early autumn is known as “kitten season”. During this time of year, unaltered cats reproduce prolifically. A female cat can begin reproducing as young as 5 to 6 months of age, and during Kitten Season, they will go back into heat...

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Understanding Heartworms

Here in the south there’s a joke about mosquitoes being the state bird. This may not be literal, but it is definitely understandable to anyone who lives here! Due to our climate and surrounding areas of water, we are covered in mosquitoes at every turn, especially during the summer. This...

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Cajun Luck

Call it Cajun luck. Call it Divine Intervention. Whatever you call it, she’s safe. Of all the places this stray kitty could have landed, she found PAWS. Gorgeous, goofy, loving and full of life – that’s 2 1/2-year old Cheeseball. Did we mention that she has Feline Down Syndrome. She...

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One Voldemort At A Time

Even when a kitten’s curiosity puts him where he shouldn’t be, that doesn’t mean it’s curses! After nearly losing his nose to a car engine, 2-month old Voldemort crawled onto the porch of a Good Samaritan. Before he knew it he was on his way to the safety of PAWS...

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A Hero Among Us

Sometimes heros appear in our lives to show us that nothing can stop us! This 4-month old hero, named Hiro, does just that. At first, we weren’t sure what the outcome would be for him. The pain from his burns and the loss of skin from his back was tremendous....

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