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Independence Day, by Lorna.


La Bella

The Secret Celebrity, by Gillian Rennie.


Caboodle Ranch cat shelter for homeless cats

Craig Grant bought a tree farm far away from the city and turned it into a sanctuary for all the cats he has rescued. He lives there with the cats and provides lots of love, care and companionship. It's hard to imagine that once he was not a cat lover and did not want cats until he met his son's cat Pepper.


The Vagabond Cat That Came to Stay

New York Times
July 24, 2010


CAMBRIDGE, England — He came unannounced out of an Indian monsoon, hauling himself onto our Delhi verandah one morning 16 summers ago — tiny, skeletal, bedraggled, a black-and-white splodge so limp as we lifted him from the polished flagstones that we feared he’d drowned in the sheeting rain.


A company in Olivedale that encourages feral cats

A feel-good story in this world where we deal with all sorts of animal cruelty and neglect everyday.



by Ingrid Wolfaardt

Animals choose their owners, or rather animals choose those they want to be served by. I met a lovely lady at Langebaan who had been involved with Alsations for years and she confirmed that when you visited a litter all you needed to do was wait for the one to come and pick you -simple.

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