Jaguar Exhibit Opening Soon – Birmingham Zoo

In 2016, the Birmingham Zoo set attendance records. In 2017, there will be a new reason to visit our first class zoo.

Soon, the zoo will welcome a highly anticipated addition, Khan – a 3 Y.O. Jaguar – will be making his debut!

Birmingham Zoo Jaguar
Although it is largest cat in North & South America, only a reported 15,000 remain in the world. Courtesy of Birmingham Zoo.

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Your new BFF – 45th Annual Birmingham Feline Fanciers Cat Show

The Birmingham Feline Fanciers (BFF) hosted their 45th Annual Cat Show Saturday, January 28th and Sunday, January 29th at the Zamora Temple.  According to Becki Vance, vice president of the BFF, an estimated one hundred seventy cats representing fifty different breeds competed in the eight ring contest.   Continue reading “Your new BFF – 45th Annual Birmingham Feline Fanciers Cat Show”

Christmas Kitty Miracle – Babycat’s Story (Part 1 of 2)

Beth Roberts, a cat foster parent, was heading into the Greater Birmingham Humane Society Tuesday morning to have her current litter of kittens immunized.  But the sight she encountered at the desk stopped her in her tracks. A grieving woman was sobbing, telling her cat goodbye.

“This woman was hurting, and it made me hurt.  I was so sad to see this, and felt tears filling my eyes. I walked over to her and gave her a hug.”

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