What is Animal Cruelty?

Animal cruelty generally falls into one of three categories: neglect, intentional cruelty or sexual abuse.

The Paw Project

THE Paw Project's mission is to educate the public about the painful and crippling effects of cat declawing, to promote animal welfare through the abolition of the practice of declaw surgery, and to rehabilitate big cats that have been declawed.

Problems with Declawing

For many cat guardians, their pet's natural impulse to scratch can become a problem, and declawing may seem a logical solution. However, declawing creates more problems than it solves.

Bringing Home a New Cat or Kitten

Whether you’re bringing home your first, second or fifth cat, it’s extremely important to prepare ahead of time.

Ontario SPCA

Through its province-wide network of 50 plus communities, the Ontario SPCA (Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is one of the largest, most responsive animal welfare organizations in the country, providing care and shelter for tens of thousands of animals every year.

How to Find a Lost Cat or Dog

Losing a dog or a cat is like losing a member of the family, and that’s scary. If your cat or dog is missing, this guide will help you get your furry friend home safe and sound, as quickly as possible.

Black Cat Stereotypes

Black cats are not portents of ill fortune. Black cats are not evil. Black cats are normal small felines, who express specific genetic variants that result in super-dark-brown fur.

Five Ridiculous Myths About Shelter Animals 

Although the information in this article is based on US research, the content is relevant beyond its country's borders. 

Veterinarian Clinics in the Algoma District 

Find a veterinarian in the Sault and surrounding areas.

Aggression Between Family Cats and Feline Social Behavior

It's impossible to estimate how well any particular pair or group of cats will ultimately tolerate each other. However, many aggressive problems between cats can be successfully resolved. 

Preventing Litter Box Problems Before They Start

In dealing with feline toilet habits, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. 

Solving Litter Box Problems

There's always a reason they stop using their box and it's not to make you mad or get revenge. Take a close look at what's going on in your cat's world. 

Destructive Scratches

Because scratching is a normal behavior, and one that cats are highly motivated to display, it's unrealistic to try to prevent them from scratching. Instead, the goal in resolving scratching problems is to redirect the scratching onto acceptable objects.

Can FIV+ Cats Live With Other Cats? 

The study in the Veterinary Journal shows FIV is difficult to transmit. How many cats' lives have been lost because people believed the opposite?