North West Queensland ‘overwhelmed’ with non-sexed dogs and cats as vets face uphill battle

On a plastic folding table in an isolated community hall, Hannah Burton finishes de-sexing her 20th animal of the day. Key points: At least $50,000 has been spent de-sexing dogs and cats in North West Queensland in the past year Despite the efforts of veterinarians and rescue groups, the number of neglected or stray animals … Read more

North West Queensland ‘overwhelmed’ with non-sexed dogs and cats as vets face uphill battle

On a plastic folding table in an isolated community hall, Hannah Burton finishes de-sexing her 20th animal of the day. Key points: At least $50,000 has been spent de-sexing dogs and cats in North West Queensland in the past year Despite the efforts of veterinarians and rescue groups, the number of neglected or stray animals … Read more

Isaac Smith’s Norm Smith Medal is a win for ‘Silver Foxes’ as Geelong veterans celebrate AFL premiership success

Geelong winger Isaac Smith has become the oldest Norm Smith medalist in VFL/AFL history, saving one of the best games of his career for the biggest stage of them all. Key points: Isaac Smith said he was ‘in shock’ after the game at how his Geelong side played Patrick Dangerfield paid tribute to his captain … Read more

AFL Grand Final 2022: The five moments that stole the show as Geelong claim 10th flag

It was emotional, it was intense, and it was Geelong claiming their first flag since 2011 after coming so close on so many occasions. The oldest side to ever take the field in an AFL game put it all on the line and proved there’s nothing like too old and too slow at Kardinia Park. … Read more

Max Holmes set to be ruled out of 2022 AFL Grand Final with hamstring injury

The first heartbreak of the AFL Grand Final hit early, with Geelong’s Max Holmes having to miss the game with a hamstring injury. Key points: Rising star Max Holmes suffered a hamstring injury in the preliminary round against Brisbane There had been some hope the winger would play after the injury was revealed to be … Read more

CatCon Reveals New Art Exhibit Dedicated to “National Treasure” Nicolas Cage

A cat-centric art exhibit is “feline” like celebrating Oscar-winning actor Nicolas Cage through an upcoming exhibit. CatCon, an event that describes itself as the “world’s largest event dedicated to feline and pop culture,” will pay tribute to Cage with its exhibition “Uncaged: The Unbearable Weight of Genius Cat Art” in Pasadena, Calif. , next month. … Read more

Londoner leaves 49 ginger cats at Lewisham adoption home

A An animal adoption center in Lewisham has taken in 49 ginger cats after their elderly owner fell ill and required hospitalization. Celia Hammond Animal Trust is still looking to house 25 cats, but the remaining cats are “very nervous around people” due to the conditions they were living in. The Lewisham center was contacted … Read more

17 cats killed after massive fire engulfs pet hotel at Palms Mall, LAFD says

PALMS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Seventeen cats were killed and a firefighter was taken to hospital on Saturday morning after a massive fire engulfed a shopping center in Palms that included an overnight pet boarding house, the fire department said from Los Angeles. Firefighters knocked down a “major emergency structure fire” in a row of … Read more

Fremantle record lowest AFLW score in Geelong loss as Adelaide Crows and Western Bulldogs claim wins

Fremantle recorded the lowest AFLW score in the competition’s history, registering just one point as they were held scoreless in a terrible 26-point loss to Geelong. Key points: The Dockers did not enter the scoreboard until the last quarter This is the first time the Dockers have been held aimless Adelaide and Western Bulldogs both … Read more

The video game “Stray” cat brings certain advantages to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) — The virtual hero cat of new video game sensation “Stray” isn’t just meandering along rusty pipes, jumping over unidentified slimes and decoding clues in a seemingly abandoned. The bold orange tabby also helps real-world cats. Through online fundraising platforms, players play “Stray” while broadcasting live for the public to raise money … Read more