The Retiree Who Became an Anderson Humane Super-Volunteer

The Retiree Who Became an Anderson Humane Super-Volunteer

In April of 2021, Justin Potts retired after working 34 years in IT. “I realized real fast I had to have something to do,” he said. So the very next month he started volunteering with Anderson Humane, where he and his wife adopted their first cat back in 1996 (they...
Four Things You Need to Know About Kitten Season

Four Things You Need to Know About Kitten Season

While kitten season might sound like simply a bonanza of cuteness, this time of year comes with many challenges for those in animal welfare. Kittens are one of the most fragile and vulnerable of all shelter residents, so an uptick in their population also calls for a...
Before You Buy a Bunny or Chick This Easter

Before You Buy a Bunny or Chick This Easter

Six things to consider before giving your kids a little critter for the holiday. As Easter approaches, many parents are tempted to buy a baby bunny or chick as the crowning jewel of their young children’s Easter baskets. The kids will love the cuddly critter, they...
Caring for Meeka and Houdini While Their Mom Is Deployed

Caring for Meeka and Houdini While Their Mom Is Deployed

Elizabeth and Cyndy have never met, but they have two very important loves in common – a 13-year-old cat named Meeka and a 12-year-old cat named Houdini. Elizabeth, the proud mom of the feline pair, is also a surgical technologist in the U.S. Navy (or, in military...