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Purrfect Pals In the News:

LoveMeow, August 2017
90-Year-old Man Finds Help for His 13-year-old Cats He Saved at Birth

Pet Connection Magazine, May/June 2017
Jackson Galaxy Takes on a Role That’s Out of This World!

Inquisitr, March 14, 2017
Pregnant Cat Gaia May Give Birth Before Giraffe April

Beyond Words, February 2017
8 US Destinations for the Ultimate Cat Lover

KOMO News, January 2017
23 cats rescued in ‘horrific’ animal cruelty case, rescue group says

North County Outlook, January 2017
Construction underway for new facility for Purrfect Pals

Sammamish Review, December 2016
Cat lover keeps her Sammamish home littered with foster kittens

Pet Connection Magazine, September 2016
Adopting “Harder to Adopt” Cats

The Everett Herald, July 31, 2015
Volunteer brings troubled felines to inmates, who help tame them, July 2015
A Rescue Is Using Inmates To Tame Cats

Alternative Talk 1150AM, March 24, 2015
Interview on “Get Active with Pat Pauley”

Love Meow, March 13, 2015
Brother and Sister Cats Travel 8000 Miles to Find a Chance at a Forever Home

Good Morning America, September 2, 2014
Tucker the Sad-Faced Cat Is Adopted

The Huffington Post, September 2, 2014
‘World’s Saddest Cat’ Finds A Home, And We Have To Smile

Seattle Pets Examiner, August 30, 2014
Special needs cat finds perfect home thanks to social media

BuzzFeed, August 28, 2014
Tucker The Adorably Abnormal Cat Is Looking For A Forever Family

HSUS News, August 14, 2014
Groups Rescue Nearly 50 Cats in Ritzville, Washington

Evening Magazine, KING 5 TV, May 20, 2014
Foster Kitten Cam Goes Viral

The Seattle Times (Cover Story!), May 10, 2014
Bothell kitten cam goes viral, watchers gather for own convention

KOMO 4 News, May 9, 2014
Popular kitty cam launches a cat convention

The Marysville Globe, December 28, 2013
Purrfect Pals animal shelter to receive 100,000 cans of food thanks to ‘Oskar the Blind Cat’

The Daily Beast, December 20, 2013
The Cat’s Meow: Top 10 Destinations for Feline Fanatics

Business Wire, December 11, 2013
Grumpy Cat Stars in Celebrity Internet Cat “Supergroup” Music Video to Benefit Cat-Kind This Holiday Season

The Seattle Times, December 7, 2013
Pets get the dreaded Santa photo taken

Lonely Planet’s Best of Travel 2014, October 28, 2013
The cat’s meow: top 10 destinations for feline fanatics

Animal Sheltering Magazine, July 2013
The Power of Purr: Improving lives with prison-based cat fostering programs

The Everett Herald, December 27, 2012
Shelter volunteer gives kittens a paw up

PEOPLE Magazine, November 16, 2012
Aw! Live Feed Features Kitties from No-Kill Shelter

King 5 Pet Dish Blog, November 14, 2012
Get a cute fix 24/7 with Purrfect Pals live kitten cam

Evening Magazine, KING 5 TV, May 8, 2012
Kitten Connections Program

Animal Planet, 2011
Purrfect Pals Featured on “Confessions: Animal Hoarding”

Marysville Globe, July 29, 2011
Purrfect Pals team up to help rescue cats

KOMO-TV, November 11, 2010
Monroe’s convicted killers save lives of abandoned kittens