Cat House

Cat House earned a break

In 1994 I visited the Auburn Animal Shelter for the first time to replace a beloved pet. I returned in 1998 to start volunteering and found the same antiquated facility. Horri ...

The Cat House deserves praise

Is it possible the Board of Supervisors of Placer County individually and collectively are unaware of the tremendous public service of Rosemary Frieborn that has elicited kudo afte ...

Town backs its animal lovers

A word of thanks to the Auburn Journal for your long-term, supportive coverage of local animal-rescue operations in general and the recent Cat House closure threat in particular. ...

Best to keep Cat House open

The supervisors want to get rid of the Cat House and the cats who live there. If they are taken to the pound, they could be put to sleep. The cats have a loving home here where vo ...

No savings gained in Cat House rent

Back in 1999-2000, the building now being used by the Friends of Placer County Animal Services was used to contain 99 cats from a hoarding situation. Many improvements were made ...

Coverage is Cat House catnip

A note of appreciation to Gus Thomson, Journal writer, and the editor of the Auburn Journal who have given the Cat House such wonderful exposure in stories written about saving t ...

Cat House deserves saving

Two years ago I adopted a wonderful companion from the Cat House. It was my first experience in the facility, and a delightful one. Each cat had a clean room shared with a select f ...

Cat House rescue is vital

Please save Animal Place/Cat House in Auburn. It is a necessary service to our community! Connie and Tye St. James, Auburn

Keep Cat House up and running

Please don’t close the very necessary, non-profit Cat House at DeWitt Center. Every city, county and state should have a facility like this, rent-free. I know from first-hand ex ...

Cat house benefits county

I would like to set the record straight about the rent the Cat House is being charged. As we know the Cat House has been in operation about 10 years. Rosemary   Frieborn has been ...

Speak out to save Cat House

Please help save the Cat House! This facility in DeWitt Center has been adopting out rescued cats, many from Placer County Animal Shelter, for the last 10 years — thousands of ca ...

Organization fighting for its cats

An Auburn nonprofit says discrimination from county officials is the reason why they could face closure and possibly leave dozens of cats without a home. However, county officials ...

Microchipping pets is vital

I read the article about the cat that is burned and his owners haven’t gotten him yet (Journal, Sept. 3). I volunteer at The Cat House on D Avenue. We do microchipping for any ...

Expanded clinic helps pocket pets, even arthritic bobcats

North Fork Veterinary Clinic is celebrating 25 years in business with the opening of a new, expanded facility in North Auburn. Owners Tom and Sue Sheriff opened their first clinic ...