January 16, 2015
The first cat cafĂ© in the Pacific Northwest, Purringtons Cat Lounge opens Saturday, January 24, 2015
Portland-area cat lovers can get a taste of the cat cafĂ© trend sweeping the nation when Purringtons Cat Lounge opens its doors on Saturday, January 24. The first of its kind in Portland and the sixth â€ścat cafĂ©â€ť to open in the United States, Purringtons Cat Lounge will house cats for Read More »
November 26, 2014
The Cat Adoption Team (CAT) is participating in #GivingTuesday, a worldwide effort to celebrate and encourage generosity. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, and individuals around the globe will join together to show their support of charitable organizations.
August 6, 2014
More than 50% of pet cats in the United States are overweight, according to the latest research. To change that, the volunteer team at CAT’s adoption center inside the Petco Tualatin (8775 Tualatin-Sherwood Rd.) has developed a “kitty spa” to help some full-figured CAT cats become their healthiest selves.
June 19, 2014
An eight-week old kitten has become quite the little traveler after being found in a car engine compartment in southwest Portland last week.
The kitten, named Lilâ€™ Motor, was taken to DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital at just before midnight on June 12 after being found in a car engine compartment. Though his gray and white fur was dirty with motor oil, a veterinary examination Read More »
May 16, 2014
Thanks to the incredible support of our donors and generous grant funding, the Cat Adoption Team (CAT) continues to make housing improvements at its Sherwood shelter. The purpose of these changes is to enhance the health and welfare of all cats and kittens in the shelterâ€™s care, ensuring that both physical and emotional needs are being met. Such adjustments are not only good for cats Read More »
April 23, 2014
CAT is delighted to announce that we received a $2,500 grant from Lil BUBâ€™s BIG Fund for the ASPCAÂ® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to AnimalsÂ®). The grant, made possible through a joint effort by the ASPCAÂ® and Internet cat sensation Lil BUB, will be used to help special cats in need.
CAT is one of the few shelters in the Portland metro area that can provide the Read More »