What could be more fun than volunteering in a room filled with six playful young cats?
Sometimes I think PAWS could raise money by charging admission!
Here are the boys: buff and white Sony, and Sharp in his tuxedo.
Seven month old Delta is a shy tiger girl. She needed a shelter mentor and she found one in Cat Room #5 at PAWS.
Beautiful house panther Jeekers is resting up.
Recently we won a generous selection of Valerian stuffed toys by entering a contest held by the charming and stunning kitty blogger, Cathy Keisha. They were made by the Bavarian Cat Toy company.
What’s in valerian, you might ask?
Wikipedia‘s answer: “Actinidine is a pyridine derivative found in the essential oil of valerian root and silver vine. Actinidine is a cat attractant, with effects like those of nepetalactone, the active compound found in catnip.”
Or, if you ask Miss Piggy at PAWS, it’s pure stinky bliss.
Please meet Meow-Wow, but be very gentle and quiet. He is shy when first meeting new people. Rub his head, scratch his back, and he’s a purring happy cat.
When it was time to paint a picture for the wall nesting box in Cat Room #5
at PAWS, I decided to create one that would celebrate black cats.
The snow had stopped falling and it was time for staff and volunteers to slip slide up the driveway into PAWS. Mimi was waiting, basking in the warm sun.
When she first came to stay at PAWS, Lucy had a hard time adjusting to the shelter. With all the unfamiliar sounds, smells, and people, who could blame her?