House Unanimously Passes Bill Making Animal Cruelty A Federal FelonyThe PACT Act -- which stands for Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture -- was approved by the House on Tuesday.
Amazing Reunion: New York Family's Long Lost Cat Returns Home After 11 YearsHe was found wandering, seemingly living in plain sight, just a few miles from his Dutchess County home.
Scientists Create Vaccine Aimed At Ending Cat AllergiesA team of scientists in Switzerland are working on a vaccine targeting a major feline allergen, called Fel d 1.
Keeping Kitty's Claws: New York Bans Declawing Of CatsThe measure was signed into law Monday by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo after lawmakers passed it in the spring.
Cats In New York City Looking For Their Fur-Ever HomesThere are dozens of cats up for adoption right here in New York City.
Grumpy Cat, Social Media And Television Sensation, Dies At Just 7-Years-Old"Grumpy Cat has helped millions of people smile all around the world — even when times were tough," her owners said.
Cuteness Overload: 7 Cute-As-Can-Be Kittens To Adopt Now In New York CityLooking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of cuddly kittens up for adoption at animal shelters in and around New York City.
Cat Weighing More Than 40 Pounds Up For Adoption In NYCA 41 pound cat needs a new home… and new diet.
Westminster Dog Show Opens With Agility Contest, 'Meet The Breeds' Event In NYCIt was a dog lovers dream Saturday at Piers 92 and 94 in Manhattan as the annual master's agility championship got underway.
Paw-ternity Leave: Companies Offer Paid Leave To Care For Sick PetsSome companies across the U.S. are recognizing this and are now offering employees paid leave to care for new puppies or sick pets.
Lucky Cat Survives Being Hit By Two Cars, Reunited With OwnerA cat in upstate New York used up two of his nine lives when he was hit by a pair of vehicles on a rural road.
Over 50 Cats Rescued From Poor Conditions In New Jersey HomeOver 50 cats are now in a Monmouth County animal shelter after being rescued from a home in Howell Township.
Parasite In Cat Poop May Make Humans More Business Savvy, Study SaysA new study is claiming all that cat poop may actually be making some owners more business-savvy entrepreneurs.
Paralyzed Cat Becomes An Inspirational Internet StarSocial media is filled with all sorts of cat videos, however one feline's inspirational story is warming hearts and teaching people about the value of compassion.
Shelter Cats Learning To High-Five To Help Adoption ChancesIn an effort to make them more adoptable, cats are learning how to give their new owners a friendly high-five.