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Why 4th of July is the worst holiday for animal lovers

Why 4th of July is the worst holiday for animal lovers

I think(?) summer is here, but in Chicago, one can never be too sure. While the upcoming holiday means vacations, picnics, and parties, it’s one of the worst weeks for those in animal rescue. So here I am to be a buzzkill (not uncommon) and […]

All the emotions you’ll feel when fostering.

All the emotions you’ll feel when fostering.

I’m really happy (and very relieved) to report that Mama cat is doing so much better. She’s eating and back to her chipper self. The kittens are also doing well and we’re seeing some major weight gains. We have them for one more week before […]

The two week shutdown rule

The two week shutdown rule

Welp, it’s kitten season, and to prove it, I have 5 kittens and a mom cat in our guest bathroom. It’s been a while since I fostered kittens and I’ve missed having them in our home. It’s only day one but they’re doing well so […]

Introducing a new dog to resident cats, the do’s and dont’s

Introducing a new dog to resident cats, the do’s and dont’s

If you haven’t already heard the news, I’m officially a volunteer with the City of Chicago at Chicago Animal Care & Control. I’m ecstatic because I was able to help with my first adoption last week and Nenita is now happily in her forever home. […]