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Kristine Larsen

Adopting a “Rock Star”

By Special Stories

In an apartment building in Queens, N.Y.  Judie Moffa was searching the Animal Welfare League website looking for a dog.  It had been a long time since she and husband Joe had been able to enjoy the companionship of a furry best friend.   Apartment living, long hours at work……  But…

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A Girl Named Smitty

By Special Stories
How does a pretty female cat end up with a name like Smitty?  Not so strange if you know that 80% of all orange cats are males.  An orange female, while hardly rare, is still unusual. Smitty came to Animal Welfare League after her owner, who was 91, passed away. ...
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