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Morgaine Abandons Her Kittens And Sara Becomes Their Mother

I would like to state that Morgaine and I had a very special relationship. While Fiona regularly lunged at me when I cleaned her cage daily, Morgaine never even once hissed at me, and would let me get very close to her without getting upset. I had full intentions of rehabilitating her and turning her into a […]

137 Shelter Me Inc barn cats (where they came from / how they’re doing)

Mazie and Amos by Adam Kesmetis Spice Elmo (photo at Julie Lovely stable) photo of Fluffy by D Carlisle Photo of Dougle on tractor byNancy Richardson Photos above by Christine Randle Photo of Whisky, the alpacas and the barn cat byShelter Me Inc Photo of boys and cats by Shelter Me Inc Photo of barn […]

Junkyard cats (photos by Scott Harrington)

Junkyard cats (photos by Scott Harrington)

Photos by Scott Harrington We got a call the other day from Laurie Blouin, a hardworking volunteer with Feline Friends in Salem, New Hampshire. Laurie had been methodically capturing cats living in a junkyard and taking them to the veterinarian to get spayed and neutered.  She asked us to help her find barn homes for […]

The items we use in our Barn Cat Program

  If you purchase any of the items below after clicking through the listings – Shelter Me Inc. will receive a commission AT NO ADDITIONAL COST TO YOU and we will put the money back into our barn cat program. Here are photos of the set-up of the acclimation cage (in use) that we loan […]

How does the barn owner acclimate the cat(s) to their property?

Shelter Me, Inc. recommends a 5-week acclimation period. Shelter Me, Inc. will loan out a large acclimation cage (52 inches x 36 inches x 26 inches). We deliver the cat(s) to the barn and set-up the cage. The physical set-up of the barn is important because it determines where to place the cage . The […]

An intro to something more…

“If we treated everyone we meet with the same affection we bestow upon our favorite cat, they, too would purr.” Martin Delany There are good individuals in this world – there are also bad. One cannot be defined without the other. As we have all experienced in our lives, bad things happen to good people […]