Adoption & Purchasing


How to Introduce Another Cat Into Your Home

Cats are very intelligent and independent. This is why bringing a new one into a home can cause all kinds of problems, but it can be done with patience.


How to Choose a Cat: 8 Tips for Finding the Right One for You

Learn how to choose a cat with these eight helpful tips for selecting a healthy, happy cat that will be a good fit with your personality, family, and life.


Introducing a New Kitten to Your Resident Cats

Getting your resident cats on board with the idea of a new kitten can be tricky. With these tips, however, your resident cat and new kitten can be best friends in no time.


Kids and Cats: The Pros and Cons

Cats make entertaining and independent pets. They provide children with a sense of discipline and empathy but may require some patience and time to bond with.


Why You Should Adopt an FIV Positive Cat

If you're looking to adopt a pet, as an animal lover myself and a self-proclaimed crazy cat lady, I have some suggestions that I believe will greatly benefit you and your future pet in the long run.


How to Help Your New Cat Feel at Home

Pet adoption is a big commitment. Learn what you need to do to make your new cat feel at home.


9 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Adopt a Kitten (or Should You?)

If you're thinking of adopting a kitten, don't! If someone you love is thinking about adopting a kitten—run! Here are nine tongue-in-cheek reasons why you'll regret getting a kitten.


How to Choose the Right Cat to Adopt

Felines come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, colors, and personalities, but what kind of cat is best for your life?


Life With Siberian Cats: My Experience With Adoption

Up until two years ago, I had never heard of a Siberian Cat and would not have been able to pick one out of the crowd. In that amount of time, however, a lot has changed, and they are now an everyday fixture in my life.


Cat Personalities: Feline-ality and Meet Your Match

The Meet Your Match program is a program developed by the ASPCA. Shelters use the Feline-ality assessment to determine a cat's personality—and match the cat to potential companions.


Adopting Adult Cats Instead of Kittens

Learn why it might be better to adopt an adult cat than a kitten in various circumstances.


Cats and Kittens: Love Them and They Will Love You Back

A special bond exists between cats and their “owners.” Check out these tips and “tails” on how to care for your feline friends.


The Top 4 Places to Adopt a New Cat

Whether you're looking for a cat or a kitten, you're sure to find the perfect pet for you and your family with this guide to cat adoption. Four possible avenues of adoption are discussed in depth.


Adopting Older Cats: Cat Adoption Tips for Adult Cats

Need tips on cat adoption? Consider adopting an older cat. The challenges and rewards are worth it!


How to Tame a Wild Cat

Is it possible for a feral cat to become a beloved family pet? Yes, but only with a lot of time, patience, and maybe a few surprises along the way. Read one cat's story to learn how to socialize a cat in your area!


First-Time Cat Owner Tips: Supplies for Your New Kitty

If you've never had a cat before, here are the things you need to think about and the things you need to get.