Kitten Who Was Born Very Special, Gets Help Just in Time and is Determined to Live and Thrive

This little kitten was born very special. He is determined to live and thrive.

Fuzzy Texan Animal Rescue
Rachel Lienemann, director of Fuzzy Texan Animal Rescue, was contacted about a special needs kitten, who had been born to a stray cat at a shelter. His sibling didn’t make it, but he was hanging in there, fighting to live. “We take in special needs animals throughout Texas. We focus on the underdog,” Rachel told Love Meow. “He has a cleft in the front of his hard palate, a unilateral cleft lip, and he was born without a functional nose and is most likely…

Kitten Who Was Born Very Special, Gets Help Just in Time and is Determined to Live and Thrive

Stray Kitten Can’t Stop Cuddling His Foster Family After They Turned His Life Around

A little scrawny kitten was given a new lease on life when a family took him home and nursed him back to health.

Sarah And Remy @cuddlecrewfostersPuck the kitten and his brother were brought in to North Central Animal Shelter in Los Angels after they were picked up as strays. They were both in poor shape, and Puck’s brother sadly lost his fight.The Rescue Team, a local rescue group, took Puck into their care and transported him to a foster home so he could get a chance at a better life. “He was underweight, lethargic and severely anemic due to being completely…

Stray Kitten Can’t Stop Cuddling His Foster Family After They Turned His Life Around

Orphaned Kitten Adopted by 3 Rescued Kitties When He Needed a Friend the Most

A kitten who became the sole survivor of his litter, found a new family with three feline sisters.

Jin’s Bottle Babies
Smokey, a gray kitten, was found in a backyard along with his siblings — one of them had passed and the other was fading. A local TNR (trap-neuter-return) rescuer wasted no time and started bottle feeding the remaining two kittens until they found them a foster home. Shelbi Uyehara of Jin’s Bottle Babies in Arizona took them into her care. Overnight, Smokey put on 18 grams. “He started purring early. Like the first day we got him, he already had…

Orphaned Kitten Adopted by 3 Rescued Kitties When He Needed a Friend the Most

Rescued Kitten, Size of Tennis Ball, Has a Big Meow and is Determined to Grow

This kitten was just the size of a tennis ball. He struggled to grow during the first four weeks of his life.

Ellen Carozza @thecatlvtHamish the kitten was brought to The Arlington Welfare League Kitten Academy along with his litter mates. He was stuck at five ounces while his siblings were well over one pound. Being less than 1/3 their size, the rescue knew he needed more help than they could provide.”They reached out to me as he was not thriving in his current situation despite the care provided. They just could not get him to grow,” Ellen Carozza, a Feline…

Rescued Kitten, Size of Tennis Ball, Has a Big Meow and is Determined to Grow

Kitten Who Came with a Head-tilt, Has Her Life Turned Around When She Finds a Foster Home

A stray kitten couldn’t sit up straight or walk until someone brought her home to foster – it turned her life around.

Joyce @kangaroothekitty
Willow the kitten was four months old when she was brought to the San Jose Care Center, needing rescue. She was found on the streets with a wobbly walk and a head tilt. Amber Rose, founder of Saving Grace Rescue, reached out to the shelter and offered to take her in.Joyce, a foster volunteer of Saving Grace, picked her up from the facility. The kitty was dirty, very quiet and so weak that she could barely sit up.”On our…

Kitten Who Came with a Head-tilt, Has Her Life Turned Around When She Finds a Foster Home

Kitten Found in Pile of Tires Gets Help Just in Time Through the Kindness of Community

A little kitten who was found at a tire shop, got a new lease on life when he was rescued in the nick of time.

Coastal Bend Cat Rescue
About a month ago, employees from a tire shop in Robstown, Texas spotted a scrawny little kitten covered in dirt, fleas and grease. He was limping from what appeared to be a leg injury.They took the shy kitty in, gave him a place to stay for the night and reached out to Coastal Bend Cat Rescue (in Corpus Christi, Texas) for help. “The people who worked at the tire shop, believed that somebody abandoned…

Kitten Found in Pile of Tires Gets Help Just in Time Through the Kindness of Community

Stray Kitten So Happy When She is Finally off the Streets and Has Her Life Turned Around

A tiny stray kitten never stopped purring from the moment she found her second chance at life.

Shauna @ixluvxcatsA resident from Philadelphia spotted a tabby kitten wandering the streets by herself. She was just skin and bones and in poor shape. When she stopped eating on her own, the person who found her, rushed her to the city shelter (ACCT Philly) for help.The kitten was struggling with severe digestive issues. Despite being very hungry, she couldn’t eat and had very little strength. Noah’s Ark Rescue Project and Sanctuary (NARPS Cats) was contacted about the tabby. They took her right in so…

Stray Kitten So Happy When She is Finally off the Streets and Has Her Life Turned Around

Kitten is Determined to Get Adopted After Having Gone Through 3 Foster Homes

After having gone through three foster homes, Pete the kitten was determined to find his forever family.

Pete the kitten aka Peter ParkerLaine @kittensincolorado
Pete the kitten was found in Houston, Texas and brought to a shelter along with his mom and siblings. They were later rescued and transported to Rocky Mountain Feline Rescue in Denver, Colorado for a chance at a better life.They were placed in foster care, but after a while, the cat mom was too sick to care for them. Pete and his siblings went off to another foster home, so their mom could be nursed back to health. Pete…

Kitten is Determined to Get Adopted After Having Gone Through 3 Foster Homes

Kitten with Crooked Legs, Half the Size of Other Kittens, Finds Someone to Help Her Walk and Grow

A little feline family came to their foster home for a chance at a better life. The runt was born very special.

Krystle Waldron @acleverkitten
A few weeks ago, four tiny kittens along with their cat mom were brought to a local shelter in need of help. Henrico Humane Society in Richmond, Virginia took them in and immediately arranged a foster home so they could be cared for in a home environment.”We were called the same day (they were rescued) and were able to take mom and the babies home to foster them,” Krystle Waldron, a volunteer of the rescue, told Love Meow….

Kitten with Crooked Legs, Half the Size of Other Kittens, Finds Someone to Help Her Walk and Grow

Stray Kitten Wanders from House to House Until She Finds Someone Who Won’t Leave Her Behind

A stray kitten showed up in a neighborhood, looking for food and shelter, but no one wanted to take her in.

Alley Cat Rescue
Earlier this month, Alley Cat Rescue of Los Angeles took in a scrawny 3-month old kitten who had been wandering the streets of South Los Angeles. The skinny little kitty was so hungry that she would meow at anyone she came across. “She went from house to house, begging to go inside, but nobody would let her in. Some little kids had been feeding her bread,” Desiree of Alley Cat Rescue told Love Meow.Desiree and a few volunteers from…

Stray Kitten Wanders from House to House Until She Finds Someone Who Won’t Leave Her Behind

Kitten Hides Her Face in a Corner Until She Finds Kindness from Someone Who Saved Her Life

A 5-month old kitten was trembling with fear when she was rescued, but her foster mom was determined to help her learn to trust.

Nikki Martinez @myfosterkittens
Nikki Martinez and a few other foster volunteers, based in Las Vegas, came together to rescue a tabby kitten from a difficult situation where she was being used for profit online. The kitten named Olivia weighed only 3.2 pounds and was so frightened that she cried herself in a corner of the carrier.”She was absolutely terrified. I’ve fostered hundreds of kitties over the years and have never heard a kitten scream in terror like she did,”…

Kitten Hides Her Face in a Corner Until She Finds Kindness from Someone Who Saved Her Life

Officer Saves Kitten from Under a House When He Hears the Kitty After 2 Days of Searching

A tiny week-old kitten was saved from under a house after two days of searching.

Officer Morton @OfficerMortonSergeant A. Morton (@OfficerMorton) from North Carolina has been feeding and caring for community cats along with his wife, Hannah. Since March, they have started working on a TNR (trap-neuter-return) project in their neighborhood.”We decided to start trapping feral cats near our house. Over the next couple of days, we were able to capture two feral cats,” Sgt. Morton told Love Meow.A pregnant cat had been spotted in the neighborhood but by the time she showed up again, her belly had gone down. “Our stress…

Officer Saves Kitten from Under a House When He Hears the Kitty After 2 Days of Searching

Kitten Who Can’t Grow, Comforts Other Cats with Special Needs With Cuddles Every Day

A kitten who was rescued from neglect, met other cats with special needs. She has been giving them cuddles every day, ever since.

The Odd Cat Sanctuary
Tara Kay, founder of The Odd Cat Sanctuary, took in a special needs kitty, named Tennessee, who was just the size of a 2-month old kitten despite being a lot older. She was rescued from a hoarding situation amongst other cats.”All the cats rescued are normal sized, and she’s the only unique one,” Tara told Love Meow. “You can tell that she’s almost an adult cat as she has a full set of adult teeth. She…

Kitten Who Can’t Grow, Comforts Other Cats with Special Needs With Cuddles Every Day

Postal Worker Saves Stray Kitten and Gives Him a Home, the Kitty Can’t Stop Cuddling Her

Denise Vattiat, a postal worker, never expected that a little stray kitten would find her one day when she came to work.

Denise Vattiat
After a winter storm about two years ago, Denise arrived at work in Parlin, New Jersey and heard kittens crying outside the office. She and her coworker started looking for them.A tiny gray tabby was found on top of some postal bags in a metal crate on wheels, and Denise found another kitten underneath the crate. Their cat mom was nowhere to be found, so they reached out to a veterinarian at 4 Paws Animal Hospital to get the…

Postal Worker Saves Stray Kitten and Gives Him a Home, the Kitty Can’t Stop Cuddling Her

Hissy Kitten Gets His First Cuddle from Rescuer and Realizes He Can’t Resist the Love

A little feral kitten was found in an industrial area. He was terrified of people but a cuddle from his rescuer helped him come around.

Shuswap Paws Rescue
Kelsey Mcknight, a volunteer of Shuswap Paws Rescue Society, was contacted about two 4-week-old kittens needing rescue on a mill site in Salmon Arm, British Columbia (Canada). “The gentleman who found them rounded them up and contacted Shuswap Paws. I was asked to pick up the babies,” Kelsey told Love Meow.By the time she arrived, one of the mill employees had fallen in love with the girl kitten and decided to adopt her. The ginger…

Hissy Kitten Gets His First Cuddle from Rescuer and Realizes He Can’t Resist the Love

Woman Gave Special Kitten a Home When No One Else Did, and Turned His Life Around

A woman gave a blind kitten a home when no one else did, and turned his life around.

@piratecatcjDevin from Colorado came across a Facebook post about a kitten needing a home. “They were looking for someone to ‘take this blind cat,'” Devin told Love Meow.No one offered to take him until Devin came around. “He looked like a little scraggly ball of fluff, and I couldn’t resist helping him.”Once she took the kitten to the vet, they discovered that he was born blind due to congenital glaucoma. One of his eyes was in such poor shape that it became unsalvageable.”Unfortunately, due…

Woman Gave Special Kitten a Home When No One Else Did, and Turned His Life Around

Kitten Grows Back Her Beautiful Fluffy Coat After She Found Someone Who Saved Her Life

A kitten was found outside huddled in a backyard, covered in dirt and debris. She was just three weeks old.

Ellen Richter @foster_kitten_tailsA Good Samaritan spotted a litter of kittens in his backyard and took them to a shelter to get help. He offered to foster them but soon realized that the kittens were in much worse shape than he had anticipated. Only the little black kitten survived but she developed a severe case of ringworm.The shelter provided medication and shampoo to treat the kitten but she continued to decline. They immediately put her on the rescue transfer list for a more…

Kitten Grows Back Her Beautiful Fluffy Coat After She Found Someone Who Saved Her Life

Family Gives Kittens Home, One of Them Decides to Follow and Protect Their Daughter

A family was looking to adopt a cat and found an 11-month-old kitten and his sister who couldn’t find a home.

HunterLove Your Feral Felines
Love Your Feral Felines, a rescue group based in North San Diego County, California, was contacted about two tuxedo kittens that needed help. “Our local shelters reached out to us to ask us if we could take them in. They did not meet the shelters’ adoption criteria,” the rescue told Love Meow.Both kittens were semi-feral and couldn’t adapt to living indoors. Love Your Feral Felines has a Barn Cat Placement Program designed to find homes for cats…

Family Gives Kittens Home, One of Them Decides to Follow and Protect Their Daughter

Stray Kitten Walks into Man’s Apartment and Decides to Stay and Change His Life

A little stray kitten wandered into an apartment in Northern California. A man offered her some tuna, and she decided to make him family.

Adam Laigo
Adam Laigo was having friends over for a game night at his apartment a month ago. While his roommates were taking a break outside, they saw a little bundle of fluff walk right up to the door and try to enter.”I was making food when one of my roommates said, ‘hey, there’s a cat here.’ I peeked around the corner and she was cautiously making her way a few feet into the door, sniffing the ground while…

Stray Kitten Walks into Man’s Apartment and Decides to Stay and Change His Life

Kitten Found on a Porch without a Mom, They Notice She was Born Very Special

A kitten was found on the porch of a home, still with her umbilical cord attached. When shelter staff received her, they noticed right away just how special she is.

Hannah Shaw @kittenxladyA woman from Alpine, California found a tiny black and white kitten on her front porch without a mother or any siblings. San Diego Humane Society was contacted about the kitty who needed help. “She was a little underweight for her age when she arrived and her front legs appeared to have a deformity,” Jackie Noble, Kitten Nursery Manager of SDHS, told Love Meow. “When I saw a video…

Kitten Found on a Porch without a Mom, They Notice She was Born Very Special