Stories tagged: Cats
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 5:32 p.m.
Coyotes love cats.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 6:56 a.m.
Research dogs and cats from UW, WSU and other institutions deserve second chance, advocates tell Washington Legislature
Dogs and cats used for laboratory research would be offered for adoption before being euthanized.
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
Another “America’s Got Talent” competitor is coming to the Tri-Cities – and this one is bringing a herd of furry co-stars.
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 3:30 a.m.
For some cats, Christmas trees act as a powerful hallucinogenic. Though not always. Not every time. Usually just before you hear a loud crash in the living room and your …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 3:59 p.m.
Several dozen low-income and homeless people took advantage of the WSU Colleges of Nursing and Veterinary Medicine’s free health screening and vaccination clinic on Friday.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
It’s a question that’s plagued Spokane homeowners for years.
Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Tony Alsup had been on the road since Monday, when he hopped in his bus and headed toward the coast, committed to rescuing as many animals as possible ahead of …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018
“Cats like lasers because they are predators and like to chase or hunt anything that moves fast around them,” WSU veterinarian Leticia Fanucchi said.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Spokane pet owners can breathe a collective sigh of relief on rumors of cat serial killer stalking the city, though a critter of interest is still at large.
Mon., July 30, 2018, 8:28 a.m.
The family hit hard times and was unable to pay for surgery Cooper needed for torn ligaments. Ammons, a committee member with the foundation, took Cooper on and raised the …
Fri., July 20, 2018, 1:41 p.m.
Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Taylor Swift and Ian McKellen are among the A-listers who have signed on for a new film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s beloved musical “Cats.”
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 11:57 a.m.
Six exotic – and expensive – Bengal cats were stolen from a Pasco breeder while she slept.
Mon., May 21, 2018, 8:32 a.m.
To prepare for the challenges of “kitten season,” the Humane Society of the Palouse hosted its first annual “kitten shower” Sunday afternoon at the 1912 Center in Moscow.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 3:39 p.m.
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Agency says it needs a lot more foster homes to help prepare its animals for life in the shelter, and ultimately for adoption.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 8:48 a.m.
Jackson Galaxy the cat fixer of Animal Planet fame is out with a new book that urges humans to meet their felines halfway.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 8:08 p.m.
A Deer Park couple has been sentenced to jail after nearly 40 dogs and some cats were removed from their property.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017
My daughter has a lot of cats and more than one litter box.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 9 a.m.
The Pet Passion index, a tracker created by Motif Investing that follows pet-related companies, has returned 19 percent over the past year as of Thursday’s stock-market close, sprinting well ahead …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 6 a.m.
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service (SCRAPS) has a cat problem. And they need your help.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 8:15 a.m.
It was a typical day Thursday at the Whitman County Humane Society in Pullman – dogs barked, rats paced, cats meowed. The only thing missing was a human volunteer.
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene police are looking for the person who shot a cat with a metal dart on Saturday. They suspect the same person shot another cat with a blowgun just …
Thu., April 27, 2017, 10:54 a.m.
Court documents claim a woman who had been arrested last week for hoarding 42 cats in a car might have known the animals were sick.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
A Washington woman who was convicted last year of animal cruelty for collecting over 100 cats in a recreational trailer has been arrested in Oregon for investigation of animal neglect.
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Taiwan’s legislature has explicitly banned the sale and consumption of dog and cat meat and increased the penalty for animal cruelty, underscoring growing awareness of animal welfare in one of …
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 11:13 a.m.
In “Kedi” (Turkish for “cat”), director Ceyda Torun profiles seven kitties across the city – each one a fixture in the community – and the residents who have developed relationships …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
The Mysterious Case of the Caterwauling Courtroom Cat played out in the Spokane County Courthouse. Judge Bruce Blake was holding a civil trial when the sounds of “meow, meow meow,” …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
There’s a new show in Iceland that offers all the intrigue, drama and suspense of your favorite reality series. It’s an online livestream of four kittens living in an oversized …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
Dogs from petite papillons to muscular Rottweilers showed off their four-footed agility Saturday at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, tackling obstacles from hurdles to tunnels. And next door, so …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 12:23 p.m.
A Tennessee woman’s $1.2 million estate has gone to the dogs – and cats, too.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 10 a.m.
There are as many ideas for do-it-yourself pet beds as there are kinds of pets. Projects range from simple sewing patterns to complex woodwork. But the goal is a safe, …