Helpful Information and Links

TNR (Trap/Neuter/Return) for Feral Cats

National Feral Cat Day is October 16th. Please check out the following website for more information.
National Feral Cat Day

The following links are specifically about TNR for feral cats:


Helpful Articles About Your New Cat or Kitten

Bringing Home Your New Cat or Kitten

Welcoming Your New Kitten

Introducing a New Cat or Kitten to Your Cats

6 Steps to Introduce a New Cat To Your Dog


Litter Box and/or Spraying Issues

Cats Peeing in the Wrong Place

Litter Box Training and Maintenance

Reducing Urine Marking

Tips to Stop Your Cat From Spraying

Removing Stains and Odors


Scratching and Claw Trimming

A Behavorial Alternative to Cat Declawing

Train Your Cat to Scratch Where You Want

How to Trim Your Cat's Nails


Health and Vaccines

Vaccines and Vaccination Schedule for Cats and Kittens

Emergency First Aid Tips for Cats

Care Sheet for your Cat or Kitten

Poisionous Plants

Top 10 Toxic Substances for Cats

Allergy Brochure

A Hairy Dilemma (hairballs)


Scared or Hiding Cats

Hiding Cats

Fearful Behavior

Feline Anti Stress Protocol


Behavior Problems

Feline Behavior Problem - Destructive Behavior

Feline Behavior Problem - Aggression

Is Your Kitten Biting You or Playing Too Rough


Miscellaneous Articles

How to Keep Your Indoor Kitty Happy

Outdoor Cat FAQ

How to Transition an Outdoor Cat to Indoors

Understanding Your Cat

When a Cat is Like a Teenager

Traveling and moving with your cat


Miscellaneous Links about Aggression, Biting, House Soiling, Declawing and Hairballs



General Informational Sites

Need advice on cat behavior problems such as inappropriate scratching, not using the litter box, introducing cats or a cat into the household, etc., then check out this link:


Getting a cat makes life great. Want to make it even better? Prepare for these commonly overlooked steps when getting a cat - Top 10 Mistakes When Getting A New Cat.:


Best Friends is the largest no-kill animal sanctuary in the world and sponsors the no more homeless pets conferences.


Pieces of My Heart written by Jim Willis
A story by Jim Willis Jim Willis is a writer and book editor, an animal welfare advocate, director of a multi-species, all-breed rescue and placement effort, The Tiergarten Sanctuary Trust, and accredited member of The American Sanctuary Association. He and his wife Nicole share their lives with over 40 rescued animals.


Our Neighbors in Caldwell County
share our passion for protecting the welfare of our four-legged companions.

Visit them here: Caldwell Animal Rescue


The Humane Society of Catawba County offers low-cost spay / neuter services through the Foothills Low-Cost Spay-Neuter Clinic.  More details are on the Catawba County Humane Society Website or call them at 828.464.2349. or 828.464.8879.



In Burke County REASON subsidizes spay-neuter procedures. To see if you and your pets qualify, visit their website or call 828.403.3675.