Blogs from August 2019

Little Brittney Gets a Second Chance

Posted on Friday, August 9th

Little Brittney Gets a Second Chance Little Brittney was found as a tiny 4-5 week old kitten, alone in a storm drain in Mcdonough. She had a very severe infected wound on her right paw, which would soon become septic without treatment. Brittney had most likely been dumped, and with the challenges of being a young kitten and the difficulty getting around, her prospects for survival were not good at all. Fortunately the kind woman who found her decided to get her to Furkids. The wound initially healed, but then began to cause little Brittany severe pain. Every effort was made to prevent amputation, but in the… READ MORE >

A Catio Gives Your Kitty Safe Access to the Great Outdoors

Posted on Wednesday, August 7th

A Catio Gives Your Kitty Safe Access to the Great Outdoors Self-professed cat lovers Chad and Kathy Copeland provide a home for a varying number of felines in their Canton, Georgia, residence. They foster for a local rescue, and in their rural area, it’s not uncommon for stray cats to simply wander onto their property from the surrounding woods. Recognizing that their feline family needed to be safe, but also required access to fresh air and the stimulation that only nature can provide, the Copelands recently transformed their back porch into a large, screened-in catio. With scratching posts, shelves to perch on and plenty of sun puddles to nap in, their… READ MORE >