CAT’S CRADLE

Pet Connection: Meet Butterball

Butterball is an ideal kitty for any home

  Butterball is a beauty! She’s a five-month-old kitten from Cat’s Cradle shelter in Fargo. She LOVES to purr. Basically any time you hold her she becomes a vibrating purring machine. Butterball is very affectionate and loves being pet, but she’s also very curious and confident, always checking out her surroundings. She does well with all people, and would probably…

Pet Connection: Meet Thimble & Button

Thimble & Button join Pet Connection as a bonded pair from Cat's Cradle Shelter

  We’re featuring a shelter for the very first time for this week’s Pet Connection. Meet Thimble and Button from Cat’s Cradle Shelter. During our interview, Button got restless and jumped out of the arms of Natural Pet Center owner Michelle Smith. They’re four-month-old bonded kittens. They’re staying at Natural Pet Center while they’re waiting for a new home. Because…

LIVE: Giving Tree Helps Shelter Animals Have Happy Holidays

Giving Tree is up at Natural Pet Center through Christmas Eve

  Fargo, N.D. (KVRR) — The giving season extends to our four legged friends in need thanks to one local store. Natural Pet Center is hosting its annual Giving Tree for shelter pets at 4 Luv of Dog Rescue and Cat’s Cradle. You can pick a tag off the tree with a pet’s photo and the gifts it wants for…

“Rhombus Guy” Finds His Fur-Ever Home

Cat's Cradle teams up with Rhombus Guys by giving a free pizza for whoever adopts a cat named Rhombus Guy.

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — Rhombus Guys, the pizza restaurant in downtown Fargo, helps get a cat adopted from Cat’s Cradle. It gave a free pizza for whoever adopted a cat named Rhombus Guy. Cat’s Cradle named the cat after the pizza shop as part of the partnership. The animal shelter says Rhombus has been getting a lot of inquires. That’s…

Fargo shelter asks for community’s help in finding cats their forever homes

Cats Cradle says it will never euthanize its adoptable animals

FARGO, N.D. — A Fargo cat shelter is assuring the community it will never euthanize adoptable animals after a local news outlet incorrectly reported it was considering it. Cats Cradle co-founder Jill Frederick says no one from the shelter was interviewed by the news outlet for that story. The shelter has been asking for community support and fosters as its…

More Than 1,300 People Show Up to Corecon 2019

The convention is still accepting cash donations for Cat's Cradle Shelter

  FARGO, N.D. —┬áMore than 1,300 people embraced their inner nerd at the 11th annual Corecon. The four-day convention was for anyone who loves anime, horror, sci-fi or fantasy. Guests included authors, actors, game designers and the Midwest Paranormal group. While this year’s theme was “Cyberpunk: High Tech, Low Life” next year’s will be the “Great Age of Dragons.” Organizers…

Cool Cats on Display for Dairy Queen Fundraiser for Cats Cradle

The goal is to raise money and awareness for Cats Cradle Shelter located in Fargo

MOORHEAD, Minn. — The only thing better than having some ice cream is enjoying that sweet treat with a furry friend. The Dairy Queen on 30th Ave in Moorhead hosted Dining with Cats, giving people the chance to do just that. The goal is to raise money and awareness for Cats Cradle Shelter located in Fargo. Fifteen percent of all…

Update: Bullet the Cat Headed to Foster Home

Two weeks ago we told you that Cat's Cradle shelter has a cat in its care that had bullet wounds in him

FARGO, N.D. — Bullet the cat is getting ready to go into a foster home. Two weeks ago we told you that Cat’s Cradle shelter has a cat in its care that had bullet wounds in him. Since then, the shelter has also taken in another cat that has BB gun wounds. The executive director says the donations for the…

Giving Hearts Day is for the Pets Too!

This is one of the biggest days each year for raising money for the local animal shelters

FARGO, N.D. — Giving Hearts Day isn’t just for people either. Organizations like 4 Luv of Dog Rescue and Cat’s Cradle set up shop at Natural Pet Center. People stopped by to flip through the adoption book or give money online. This is one of the biggest days each year for raising money for the animal shelters. Both organizations are…