Posts tagged "saving cats"

Cats Discovered in Hoarder Home, Now What?

Cats Discovered in Hoarder Home, Now What?
Chicago city officials and others have been working to try to capture dozens of cats, with estimates likely near 100 or more cats, living in an abandoned house in the Belmont Central neighborhood. The city declared the brick bungalow at 6207 W. Roscoe St. uninhabitable in April. The lone resident was evicted, though windows were... Read more »

Chicago's Skyline Cruiseline, Cruising to Save Cats

Chicago's Skyline Cruiseline, Cruising to Save Cats
Homeless cat will benefit by Mercury Chicago’s Skyline Cruiseline famous Chicago Architecture Foundation benefit by the Puss ‘n Boats Cruise for the Tree House Humane Society, on (Saturday) May 16 at 9 a.m. (boarding at 8:45). the expert narrated river ride offers details on the the history of the Lake, the Chicago River, and dozens of buildings ranging from... Read more »

Saving Cats: Transport, Foster and Adopt - That's the Ticket

Saving Cats: Transport, Foster and Adopt - That's the Ticket
John Chiurato and Nancy Karen of the Northern Illinois Transport Team talk about saving cats from Chicago Animal Care & Control , 450 cats to be exact (in just about a year). Listen HERE to this important conversation on Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio. The idea is to get cats out of Chicago Animal Care &... Read more »
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Frostbitten Cat Saved by Tree House Humane Society and Caring Chicagoan

Frostbitten Cat Saved by Tree House Humane Society and Caring Chicagoan
Tree House Humane Society saved a cat suffering from severe frostbite. Actually, the story begins with a woman in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood who noticed paw prints in the snow and heard crying last week during Chicago’s extreme cold and subzero temperatures. She eventually spotted the kitten and instantly reached out for help. The cat was in... Read more »

Tree House Stray Cat Strut

Tree House Stray Cat Strut
The Eighth Annual Stray Cat Strut is June 22, starting at Tree House Humane Society. 1212 W. Carmen Ave. With every step you take – you will indeed help a cat. and potentially save cats’ lives… particularly the contingent of special needs kitties at Tree House (as demonstrated in the video below). Also, dollars raised will help the Tree... Read more »

Tree House Humane Society Celebrated 40 Years with a Black Cat Ball

So, he thinks he can emcee - "So You Think You Can Dance" star Special K, now with KISS-FM, was the emcee for the Black Cat Ball, a benefit party celebrating the 40th Anniversary for this legendary all-cat shelter. Tree House Society: One of the first no-kill shelters, one of the first cageless cat shelters, and - in fact - one of the first all-cat shelters....Tree House Humane Society is legendary shelter, and insiders around America know that.  However, so many in Chicago take this great shelter for granted. After all, for 40 years Tree House has been here, innovating and saving cats - often cats no other shelter would take. Special K did a great job as emcee! I like how Special K jumped up on his stage, a chair. To the far right, Dallas Yanez sneaking a photo of me taking a photo with him. All images here by me unless noted.
The Tree House Humane Society celebrated 40 years at the Black Cat Ball, October 21 at the Red Canary. It was quite the cat party!
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Strutting for Strays, As in Stray Cats

A Walk to help stray cats is called the Stray Cat Strut. Tree House Humane Society is very busy adopting out cats and kittens in need of forever homes, especially in the summer – all shelters are brimming with cats. The Masses Gather to Help Cats Tree House is also a leader at addressing the... Read more »