No, Dascha Polanco Didn't Abandon Her Cats in a Taped-Up Box

Recently, The Hollywood Gossip reported that actress Dascha Polanco (Orange Is The New Black's Daya) abandoned two adult cats she'd adopted to make room for some adorable kittens. What an awful person, you may be thinking. But a little sleuthing has revealed that this juicy tidbit of gossip probably isn't true. So… »2/11/15 1:40pm2/11/15 1:40pm

Now You Can Test Out Shelter Cats Without Being Guilted into Taking Them All Home

A wonderful new innovation has paved the way for a guilt-free adoption process whereby a potential cat mommy or daddy can play with a cat remotely, without ever having to get too close to an animal only to be like, "Um, sorry, no home for you." A no-kill shelter in Los Angeles has just instituted "i-Pet," which lets… »8/18/12 5:00pm8/18/12 5:00pm

Program Matches Adorable Shelter Pets With Their Perfect Owners

There seems to be no end to the things animal shelters can learn from online dating sites. First, it was that using a good picture means you're more likely to get picked. And now, many shelters are using a system called Meet Your Match, which was developed by the ASPCA. It's a program that matches up pets and the… »2/09/12 10:40am2/09/12 10:40am