Mila lying in bed with two new adopted cats: Niko and Kiko

Girl’s toy cats come to life

June 29, 2020

The parents of eight-year-old Mila brought some magic to her world by adopting two cats that look just like her favorite stuffed animals

Jaquie, the woman who adopted Ufro the cat, holding him and smiling

Kitty with pica finds his home

May 13, 2020

Ufro’s adoption took longer because he has a condition that causes him to eat things he shouldn’t, but now he’s in his perfect new home

Wilhelmina and Tres the kittens on a shelf at Cat World

Cranky kitten makes a friend

April 30, 2020

Wilhelmina had never learned how to play and redirected her stress onto people, but with time and patience she’s finally able to enjoy life

Salvador Dogi  the pug on the floor next to a person and desk

Cutie-pants pug alert

April 1, 2020

Salvador Dogi was adopted lickety-split after arriving at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, but not before we got photos of his over-the-top cuteness

A smiling man and woman, each cradling a puppy in their arms

32 puppies adopted in one day

March 26, 2020

Need 32 reasons to smile today? Check out the puppy adoption cuteness overload in these photos taken before social distancing was a thing

Frank the foster dog sitting on a love-seat

15 quarantine foster pet stories

March 23, 2020

Check out these adorable pets who got to move out of shelters and in with foster families, as people quarantine at home across the country

Gertrude the gray and white cat

6 lessons from a cat with catitude

March 18, 2020

Gertrude ruled the Best Friends Lifesaving Center in Atlanta thanks to her catitude, and today she’s doing the same in her new home

Svetlana the brown tabby cat on Cat World manager Amy Kohlbecker's desk standing next to an "Ask Me About My Cat" sign

Cat quarantine buddy

March 16, 2020

Svetlana the cat is crushing her job as a feline office mate, disinfection protocol supervisor and social distancing coach

Solarflare the orange tabby with white cat lying on a blanket with his front paw reaching out

Paralyzed cat gets moving again

March 16, 2020

Laid-back Solarflare lost the use of his hind end after being hit by a car, but it’s all starting to come back after lots of care, special treatments and fun

Animal control officer lifting a black and white dog up into his truck

Agents of change

March 10, 2020

These innovative animal control officers are redefining what it means to save more lives

Magma the pigeon standing on the show of a woman who is sitting

Personable pigeon with a unique beak

March 4, 2020

Magma has a crisscrossed beak from an infection when she was young, but her unique looks and friendly nature help her stand out from the flock