The city of Baltimore has launched a new campaign called "Show Your Soft Side" in response to "the alarming incidence of animal abuse" in the city. We think it's a winner, and we couldn't agree with the message more.
Cheezfrend Sylviag recently shared with us her volunteer experience with the Underground Railroad Rescued Kitty Network, an organization that aims to help foster kitties find new forever homes.
We encourage you all to read more about the URRKN on the Cheezburger blog! It is a great organization with a great mission, so we hope you'll understand the interruption to our regularly scheduled LOLing. Many thanks to Sylviag and to all of the people out there volunteering with amazing animal organizations!
OMIGOSH! What an amazing thing to do for a little girl! This made my day :) From Seattle Children's Hospital:
Maga is a cat-loving teen patient with cancer at Seattle Children's Hospital. She's had to be in the hospital many times, and during her stays what she misses most is her own cat Merry. We asked our Facebook fans to share their favorite cat photos with us, and got an awesome response -- 3,000+ photos! We used these pictures to create this "cat immersion" for Maga -- an audio/visual experience to bring thousands of "virtual" cats to Maga's room.
Our thoughts are with you, Maga!