Is it kitten season at the animal shelter? Dr. Jennifer Scarlett with the SF SPCA says judging by the bags under her eyes that yes, it is.
A look at kitten season, a time when many shelters are overflowing with newborns.
Because of a late kitty season, many shelters and rescue agencies are inundated with cats and their kittens.
Each year, we talk about kitten season – when shelters become full of orphaned or otherwise surrendered cats.
Animal shelter officials want three Watsonville youngsters charged for hurting a trio of kittens, including one that was bashed against a wall and had to be euthanized.
113 dead kittens and 51 live cats were found on two properties in Seaside, a spokeswoman for the SPCA for Monterey County said.
Dogs, cats, and other family pets have been hit especially hard by the economy with more people forced to give up their pets when household money runs out. A pet food chain store is helping one Bay Area shelter find home for abandoned cats and kittens.
KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about kitten season and what potential owners should remember.
Bay Area animal shelters are offering cat adoptions at considerably reduced prices during November due in part to the sluggish economy.