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Help animals find fur-ever family during Clear the Shelters

Channel 2 WGRZ: August 15th, 2019 -Hundreds of animals from across Western New York will be adopted out as part of the annual Clear the Shelters event on Saturday.

"It's all about saving lives and that's basically what it does. It gets the community to come in," said Allison Kendall, a shelter manager at Ten Lives Club. Read More

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Opinions differ on cat declawing ban

Channel 2 WGRZ News: July 22nd, 2019. After Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law banning the declawing of cats on Monday, we spoke with a veterinarian, a shelter manager, and the Humane Society about the ban.

Allison Kendall from the Ten Lives Club worries fewer people might adopt cats if they can't get them declawed, because some apartments don't allow cats with front claws.

"The signing of the bill today is kind of going to be interesting for us because declawed cats have always been high demand at shelters," Kendall said... Read More

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Ten Lives Club Participating in ‘Be a Foster Day’

West Seneca, N.Y. (West Seneca Bee) - The Petco Foundation is hosting a nationwide “Be a Foster” event and West Seneca will not miss out. From 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, Petco on Orchard Park Road in West Seneca will be showing potential fosters how to bottle feed kittens and how to take care of the kittens in the event the mother is not present.

Those who have always wanted to be a foster home for Ten Lives Club Cat Adoption Group can attend this meeting and get more information about this program. Read More

Purrfect Cat Cafe and Gallery to split donated litter with Ten Lives Club

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Call it a purr-fect partnership. 

Hertel Avenue cat cafe Purrfect Cafe and Gallery is donating half of the free cat litter it receives twice a year to Ten Lives Club. 

The cafe recently partnered with World's Best Cat Litter to receive 500 lbs. of free litter every six months for the foster cats that reside in its Cat Lounge. 

Purrfect will split the free litter with… Read More

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Purrfect Cafe Store Front - Located on Hertel Ave. in Buffalo

Purrfect Cafe Store Front - Located on Hertel Ave. in Buffalo


StepOut Buffalo: April 26th, 2018 - Hertel Ave is getting a new cafe in May 2018 and as you might have guessed based on the title of this article, it involves furry friends. That’s right, a Cat Cafe is coming to town and it’s ‘bout to be a purrrrr-ty cool place to sip, munch, and chill – with cats. Care to learn more about Purrfect Cat Cafe? Paw-lease, let me explain.   Read More