Reasons Why You Should Adopt a Cat
With only a few days left in June, you still have a chance to save a rescue cat in honor of adopt-a-cat month. If you are debating on bring a cat home, here are a few reasons how owning a cat can bring you great joy and fulfillment to your life! 1. Cats are independent. They need very little supervision, which is perfect if you consider yourself a workaholic or have a busy lifestyle. 2. Cats bathe themselves. This gives you one less chore that you would have to consider and d
June Cat Rescue: Slim Jim Phantom
June is adopt a rescue cat month, and this month we have found a very special cat at Tree House Humane Society. Slim Jim Phantom is a friendly and affectionate cat. He adores spending time with humans and given the opportunity, he will follow you everywhere! Slim Jim has a very silly side, too! You might catch him with his tongue sticking out, which makes him that much more loveable. This cutie has the teeny tiniest meow and is very chatty. Slim Jim cannot wait to find his fo
Do You Know Why Cats Scratch?
You love your cat more than anything, but you can't understand why pieces of your furniture have become destroyed due to your cat's incessant scratching. Scratching is a natural, instinctual behavior in cats that serves several important purposes. Cats scratch in order to mark their territory with their scent and shed old cuticle tissue from their claws. The most obvious function of a cat's claws is for defense. Many people opt to declaw cats because they are inside animals.
Are You Ready to Adopt a Cat?
Adopting a cat is the way to go, especially since June is adopt-a-cat month. However, a cat is a long term commitment and there are some things you can should consider before you bring a kitty home as your pet. 1. Do you have time to commit to a new cat? Do you work full time or travel frequently? Many animal shelters recommend a pair of cats as pets so they can keep eachother company while you are away. If you are not home enough to adopt a cat, most rescues will tell you ri