Many industrial cities experience problems with the overpopulation of feral street cats. Sadly, in many cases, these animals die very young from accidents, disease, or malnutrition. While one important step in solving this problem is to prevent excessive breeding, much more is needed to put an end to needless deaths of stray cats. Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats is providing hope to many wild cats, and here’s how you can help them continue providing this life-saving program.
What is Kitty Bungalow Charm School?
Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats is a non-profit program targeted at helping feral cats become properly adjusted so that they can find good homes as domesticated pets. An abundance of wild street cats in a problem in many larger metropolitan cities, and in the majority of cases these cats become victims of accidents or die of malnutrition. This program is aimed at helping to decrease this problem by taming these wild street cats and turning them into the type of pet that the whole family will adore.
How did Kitty Bungalow Charm School get Started?
When the owner of Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats first moved into her home, she discovered that her shed was occupied by several stray cats who had taken up residence there. These cats soon began having litters of kittens, and as you may be aware, cats can reproduce quite quickly. Since she was soon overrun by wild cats, she began to solve the problem by getting the cats fixed.
In 2009, she applied for a non-profit status so that she could begin to help the overwhelming number of street cats that called her city home, and Kitty Bungalow Charm School was born.
There is much more to the process of preventing needless deaths of feral cats than simply getting them fixed and preventing them from becoming overpopulated. This is an important first step, but much more is needed.
Kitty Bungalow Charm School goes a step beyond cutting down on the population of wild cats running the streets. The charm school is set up to help these wild cats learn to properly socialize with other animals and with humans. Street cats are running on basic instinct to survive, protect themselves from harm, and find food. Turning these wild cats into lap cats requires some finesse and a whole lot of love and structure. Kitty Bungalow Charm School is equipped with loving staff members who know the tricks of the trade to get these wild street cats to learn to trust and build loving relationships with their new owners.
Who is Doe Deere?
Doe Deere is the CEO of the ever-popular cosmetic company Lime Crime. A rebel at heart, she believes that makeup should be an expression of an individual’s personality. A lover of color in general, this shines through in the products she creates and in the mission of her company. Her personal values, such as love and kindness, also radiate through her company and touch all the products offered.
Born in 1981 in Russia, Doe grew up in New York City and was surrounded by the diverse culture that larger cities have to offer. She later attended the Fashion Institute of Technology to further study design. She found the school wasn’t really her style and dropped out to form her own clothing line. She did not have employees, so she modeled her own clothing and designed gorgeous makeup looks to accompany her outfits. This was how her love of cosmetics began. However, she quickly realized that many mainstream cosmetic companies did not offer the bold and eccentric makeup colors that matched her clothing styles and her free-spirit personality. So, being an entrepreneur, she set out to design her own line of makeup that included the bright, bold, daring colors she preferred to wear.
Doe Deere continues to be a leader in the fashion and cosmetic industry with her spunky and carefree attitude and her belief that makeup and wardrobe choices are a unique expression of an individual’s individual personality traits.
What is Lime Crime?
Lime Crime is a cult make-up company headed by Doe Deere. With an ever-growing following, Lime Crime offers some of the trendiest, fashion-forward products in the world of cosmetics. The company is 100% cruelty-free, and all of their products are vegan.
Lime Crime is now teaming up with Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats by offering a portion of the proceeds from their Kitty Makeup Bundles to the school to assist in covering their costs of operation.