I Tried to Rescue a Cat

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 39 People

    Five of Them, In Fact

    Our first rescues were a brother and sister who got dumped in the lot behind our house. We found a home for the girl and kept the boy. He lived about 2 years, then was eaten by a coyote. The next is a little girl who was so small she fit into the palm of my 14 year old hand. We...
    GodlessSexMachine GodlessSexMachine
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2008

    It's Important to Make the Effort

    It was a rainy and chilly morning. I sat by the window , drinking that first cup of coffee. I believed I heard a cat crying..nothing out the window. More cold drizzle and windy now. Thank God I heard it again and this time went outside. In the road was a soaked copper colored cat...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    11 Responses Sep 20, 2008

    I am the owner of these 2 lovely cats.

    But I'm finding myself not being able to take care of them since my baby was born 6 months ago. My baby is a high needs baby, needs my attention all day and takes 30 minute naps, so little time for me. I dont have the time for my 2 cats and a dog and cook dinner and clean, etc...
    cathypaola cathypaola
    26-30, F
    Oct 29, 2015
    NightWalker6676 NightWalker6676
    18-21, F
    Aug 10, 2014

    Winter Warning

    Ontario has some pretty messed up winters, this one time when I was in my 2nd year of university was no exception. I went home for a Christmas that year and there was one of those dreaded winter warnings posted on the weather network. Even the dog didn't want to go outside, she...
    Linxer Linxer
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 25, 2010

    Lost & Found

    I work in a medium sized industrial park with a lot of semi-truck and fork lift traffic. For at least two months I have been seeing a very unique looking cat nervously running and hiding in the bushes around the business park. I couldn't ever get close to the cat, but I could see...
    spanishmel spanishmel
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2012
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