Prospect Heights

Katie Knecht & Margot

I was born and raised in western Kentucky, where I was always surrounded by animals—we had a dog and at least two cats at all times when I was growing up, and my grandparents had horses and goats on their little farm. I’ve always felt a connection with animals that is much more difficult for […]

Read more
Prospect Heights

Caroline Scott & Rudy

  “I’d always grown up with a cat in the house. My mom had a big fluffy cat named Celeste and I have very strong memories of her walking around the edge of my crib when I was a baby, looking down at me probably with some distain for taking attention away from her. I […]

Read more
Prospect Heights

Mary Dauterman & Liz Lemon

“Liz Lemon was one of around 30 other cats and kittens who had been rescued from a kill shelter in LA by an extremely kind woman. Shortly after moving to LA for a job, I saw a listing on Craiglist for Lemon’s brother. My sister, boyfriend and I went to the rescuer’s house in the […]

Read more