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Cat (animal)

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  • Animal abuse should never be ignored

    Q: I wonder if Adam Lanza, the killer of those babies at Sandy Hook Elementary School (Newtown, CT), ever abused animals or shot at them with all those guns his mother collected. Do you know? -- S.H., Denver, CO A: I don't know the answer, but your...
  • We don't know for sure if pets 'grieve' the way we do

    Q: We lost our Soft-Coated Wheaton Terrier, and it's still very difficult to talk about and deal with the loss. Poor Gracie, our other dog, has also had a tough time, and it's been heartbreaking. I think Gracie is still waiting for McGee to come home....
  • You can protect your pets from coyotes

    Q: I opened the sliding glass door to go outside, and standing right there was a coyote. In a few seconds, he disappeared. Now, I'm worried. What can we do to protect our pets? -- T.K., Newport Beach, CA A: There are some people who want to do harm to...
  • Don't tread on six-toed cats

    One of my New Year's resolutions is to work harder to persuade ideological friends and foes alike that the way to reduce partisanship and maximize happiness in America is to embrace federalism -- the view that we should push as many decisions as...
  • Charges Reduced for Family Living With 110 Cats in Urine Soaked Home

    Charges Reduced for Family Living With 110 Cats in Urine Soaked Home
    SANTA ANA, Calif. (KTLA) -- An Orange County judge Monday reduced to misdemeanors charges of felony child endangerment against five relatives who lived in a Santa Ana home with two children, ages 6 and 12, and at least 110 cats. Superior Court Judge...
  • L.A. Votes to Ban Stores From Selling Non-Rescue Pets

    L.A. Votes to Ban Stores From Selling Non-Rescue Pets
    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The L.A. City Council on Wednesday passed a controversial new law that bans the retail sale of dogs, cats and rabbits unless they come from shelters or rescues. The council voted 12-2 in favor of the measure. Because the vote was...
  • Not-so-basic backsplashes bring personality to kitchens

    Not-so-basic backsplashes bring personality to kitchens
    Kitchen backsplashes are a popular kitchen upgrade, right up there with a fancy stone countertops. Tile and glass are probably the easiest and the most common — even the big-box stores carry them now for DIYers. And the Internet is filled with photo...
  • Elmwood Park pair convicted in animal hoarding case

    Elmwood Park pair convicted in animal hoarding case
    A man and woman were convicted on misdemeanor animal cruelty charges this week after hoarding more than 40 cats and dogs in their Elmwood Park home last year, authorities said today. Janina Sapalska, 63, and Lukasz Sapalski, 35, were sentenced Thursday...
  • L.A. Council Approves Ban on Selling Non-Rescue Pets

    L.A. Council Approves Ban on Selling Non-Rescue Pets
    Los Angeles, Calif. -- (KTLA) The Los Angeles City Council has approved a ban that would prevent stores from selling commercially bred dogs, cats or rabbits. In a vote of 13-2 Wednesday, the council approved the so-called "breeder ban." The aim is to...
  • Gearbox: Easy security cam

    Gearbox: Easy security cam
    Name: Dropcam Echo What it is: Dropcam Echo is a video and audio monitor. You can watch a live video feed when you tune in via Dropcam's website or its free iPhone or Android app, a great way to keep tabs on your home or driveway while you're gone....
  • Should you take your pet on vacation?

    Should you take your pet on vacation?
    Over the years, my incendiary writings have offended everyone from airline pilots to card-carrying frequent fliers to travel agents. I make no apologies for ticking them off. But nothing -- nothing! -- comes close to the bite of angry pet owners. Here's...