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4 Kitten Foster Friday: Single Mother’s Club

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mom cat with nursing kittens

This weekend (September 26th through the 28th) we will be waiving the adoption fee on all available adult cats at both Adopt & Shop locations. If you have been thinking about adoption, stop by and meet some of our incredible adult kitties in need of a good home!
As Annie M. pointed out in our #100KittyDays blog, it is not unheard of for California shelters to receive over one hundred kittens in a single day during the height of Kitten Season. With so many tiny, adorable balls of fluff in desperate need of help, it is easy to forget about…

Kitten Foster Friday: Ser Pounce’s Story

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cat and dog napping together

This isn’t your typical “foster fail” story.  We weren’t even fostering Ser Pounce (initially named Indiana Jones).  We just agreed to watch him for the weekend while his foster was out of town.
Let’s start at the beginning of this love story. Once upon a time, I met Riley.  It was love at first sight.
It was love at first name with Ser Pounce.   We actually named him before he existed.   We were watching an episode of “Game of Thrones” (*spoiler alert)… the young king Tommen was speaking with Margaery and she asked the name of his cat.  “Ser Pounce!”,…

4 Kitten Foster Friday: Coley’s Story

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man kissing foster kitten

I used to have a very fast-paced career.  I worked in film, taught theater arts in a residency program, and I was a published playwright and author of several other projects.
All of this came to an abrupt stop when I was diagnosed with a degenerative nerve disease.  In and out of the hospital dozens of times, I found myself with way too much time on my hands.
When I was home bound for long periods, I often told my husband Rick that I wished there was a business that would bring you a basket of kittens that you could…

2 Kitten Foster Friday: Stephanie’s Story

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2 kittens napping in a cat tree

Guest post by Stephanie S.
It was about three years ago that I saw a picture of the world’s cutest kittens on Facebook and immediately fell in love. Now, if you’re like me, you see photos of kitties online all the time – you might even fall in love with each and every one of them. But this time it was different. This time it was a litter of six unweaned babies that a friend of mine was fostering with their mama. These kittens would be available for adoption when they reached the appropriate age and size. These kittens could…