Category Archives: Cats

2014 Summertime Challenge – Met!

August 15 was the last day of the Cat’s Cradle’s 2014 Summertime Challenge. During the Summertime Challenge, all donations were matched 100%. On August 18th Cat’s Cradle announced that they made their goal and will receive the $100,000!!  Thanks to … Continue reading

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Expressions

Given the muggy weather we’ve been having lately, with high humidity and a 40-50% chance of showers always in the forecast, it’s time to start visiting some of the shady trails that follow the many stream beds in Fairfax County. … Continue reading

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Mixed bag

I haven’t posted in a while because the last four hikes have been a really mixed bag of tricks: 1.  A June 7th hike along the Mount Vernon Trail from Fort Hunt Park to River Farm and back was waylaid … Continue reading

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Meetup

In the last post I commented about how Meetup, the online resource for finding and meeting others to do fun things together, had been under a denial of service attack since last Thursday. I’m not sure what motivated the clowns* who … Continue reading

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A Rowdy Tale: The happy ending is a new beginning

Here’s a follow-up story about Rowdy, a kitten who got a big boost up in life from Cat’s Cradle, a nonprofit, no-kill animal rescue organization located in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Rowdy, then a playful 10 week old kitten, was rescued from the … Continue reading

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A Rowdy Tale

Here’s a wonderful story about Rowdy, a kitten who recently got a big boost up in life from the great folks at Cat’s Cradle, a nonprofit, no-kill animal rescue organization located in Harrisonburg, Virginia. March 19 Cat’s Cradle rescued Rowdy, an adorable … Continue reading

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Kitten Season is here!

Cat’s Cradle needs your help! Cat’s Cradle is a nonprofit, no-kill animal rescue organization located in Harrisonburg, VA Cat’s Cradle promotes aggressive spay/neuter of free roaming cats and rescues cats from shelters Rescued cats are offered for adoption in Northern … Continue reading

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