Purr-fect News in Cleveland Ohio

 Researchers to Study the Benefits Cats Can Have On Kids With Autism.

Researchers to Study the Benefits Cats Can Have On Kids With Autism.

The MU Research Center for Human-Animal Interaction is introducing a new research program titled "The Feline Friends Project." The project will pair children with autism with a cat and monitor the impact the cat has on the child’s anxiety level and social skills.

The research center has published several studies that outline the benefits that children with autism receive from having pets in the home, citing increased social skills as a primary benefit. With this study, researchers hope to find possible benefits unique to the behaviors exhibited by cats. 

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2016 “Wine & Whiskers” Fundraising Wrap-Up

What a great event we had this year!
Despite the last-minute change in the date, over 110 guests attended our annual fundraiser and took part in many activities to support the Sanctuary.  We had a long line of supporters waiting to come in before the doors opened up at 6pm. The venue was ideal for the event, with plenty of room to move around and enjoy the smorgasbord of appetizers, different pasta dishes, salad, rolls and yummy desserts. Forty-nine baskets filled with incredible items donated by area businesses and private donors were raffled off and 10 door prize tickets were drawn during the evening. 

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Angelo's Pizza Fundraiser 2-16

angelos pizza lakewood helps us with a fundraiser on our behalf.

Thank you to everyone who attended our Angelo's Pizza Fundraiser!

We hope you had a fun time!  Thank you for your contributions to help the cats at Purrfect Companions Sanctuary.


A Big thanks to the owner of Angelo's Pizza who made a very generous donation!  We appreciate you allowing us to use your restaurant for our fundraiser efforts.


Stop and enjoy a great Pizza from Angelo's!

13715 Madison Ave, Lakewood, OH 44107
Phone: 216-221-0440  Click Here To Order for a Pizza! (Mobile Only)

Greater Cleveland's Cutest Cat Contest

CLEVELAND.COM is kicking off the new year with a contest to determine Greater Cleveland's Cutest Cat.

If you are a cat owner and your cat is a cutie - of course your kitty is cute! -- why not enter him or her into cleveland.com's big contest to find the Cutest Cat in Greater Cleveland.

All of the cats will be featured on cleveland.com.

It's easy to enter the contest. All we need is a picture and some basic details.

There are two ways to enter cats into the Cutest Cat contest:

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Halloween Luchita's Fundraiser!

Luchita's halloween dinner fundraiser for the cats.


Thank you for supporting our Halloween fundraiser at Luchita's Mexican Restaurant on October 29th. Everyone who mentioned our Sanctuary when they ordered contributed 30% of their order to our cause. Donations and raffle tickets helped us raise much needed funds for the Sanctuary. Check back often to find out about our upcoming fundraisers in 2016.