Category Archives: Cats

In Praise of the NYPD (And the MTA, and a Few Other People…)

Have you heard about Subway Dunford? He’s my little kitty celebrity, the cat who stopped the 6 train. He’s had TV news stories about him and has even made the Huffington Post. But there are a few people involved in … Continue reading

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Saving Bronx Cats Concludes!

I will be writing to everyone who contributed, but I wanted to post a public thank you and let everyone know that I’ve concluded the Saving Bronx Cats project, spaying and neutering 35 cats from an overcrowded apartment in the … Continue reading

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Adopt a King in New York City!

Buckle in, this is kind of a long story. But King Arthur is worth it. This past summer, Arthur was trapped in a feral colony at the request of a Large Non Profit here in NYC. He was very social, … Continue reading

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Saving Bronx Cats

I got a phone call in early October to help with a dying kitten in the Bronx. I ended up in a 2BR apartment with a couple who were clearly overwhelmed. They love cats, and they tried to do the … Continue reading

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Twilight Adopted!

Once abandoned on the streets of the Bronx, Twilight now has a loving home! Thanks so much to her adopter – a fantastic match! Much thanks to her wonderful foster home as well.

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Sweet Bronx Tuxedo Cat Twilight Seeks Home!

A few weeks ago I was contacted by a landlord here in the Bronx. Tenants of hers had moved out very suddenly and had dumped their cat out in the street. Her newborn had allergies so she couldn’t take the … Continue reading

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Dega and the Great Flood

Poor Dega! This wonderful cat was rescued from the streets of the Bronx along with Rico. Rico quickly found a home, but Dega is still in foster. On top of all that’s happened to her, Dega’s foster home flooded a … Continue reading

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Please Help Mid Hudson Animal Aid, Damaged By Fire

I’ve known about Mid-Hudson Animal Aid, a No Kill free range cat shelter in Beacon, NY for quite some time but in the past year I’ve been coming into contact with them more and more, beginning when two of their … Continue reading

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Update on South Bronx Street Cats: Rico in New Home, Dega Still Available!

Some weeks ago I posted about two cats my girlfriend and I rescued from the street here in the South Bronx and I thought I’d give a bit of a progress update… let’s begin with some shots of Rico (now … Continue reading

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More South Bronx TNR: Foster Needed for George!

When my girlfriend and I started our small South Bronx TNR (trap/neuter/return) project here I expected most of the cats trapped to show some socialization. Most “feral” cats here in the Bronx really aren’t – living in such close proximity … Continue reading

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