Project Description

Flapjack Shortstack

Meet Flapjack Shortstack

EnlightenUp, LLC has ‘adopted’ Kitten Associates, a cat rescue/foster organization that rescues, fosters, and re-adopts both kittens and full grown cats, and often cats with special needs, has taken on a new and significant challenge:  a physically-challenged kitten named Flapjack Shortstack.  Flapjack is unable to walk because of leg deformities, but one vet believes he can help the kitten to walk through a series of surgeries to straighten his legs. Kitten Associates is running a fundraiser to obtain the funds needed for little Flap, as they call him.

Kitten Associates

Kitten Associates is an award-winning, all-volunteer, home-foster based, non-profit cat rescue located in Sandy Hook, CT. Founded in 2010, by Robin AF Olson and Sam Moore, Kitten Associates’ mission is to save pregnant cats and orphan kittens at high-risk of being euthanized in kill-shelters, or from dangerous conditions where friendly strays are abandoned. Their foster-home network provides a loving environment where the focus is on ensuring that each and every cat gets the most thorough vet care and highest quality nutrition. One of their core principals is that good food builds vitality and leads to a long, healthy life. They’re one of the few rescues in the country that feeds a fresh diet and uses a holistic approach to wellness.

Kitten Associates

To help keep cats from losing their home in the first place, Olson created a free cat behavior hotline available to anyone who needs it. She also spearheaded, “Kitties for Kids,” a program that encouraged local kids and their families to take part in therapeutic play sessions featuring foster kittens, as a way for her broken-hearted community to heal after the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012.

Kitten Associates is entirely funded by donations from the general public. Please help us to help Flap! Can you spare the price of a latte or even more to help this very worthy rescue to raise the funds they need?

For more information visit: www.kittenassociates.org, or via their Facebook page: Kitten Associates, or via e-mail at info@kittenassociates.org

Read more and Support Flapjack Shortstack

Get Your Paws on Wisdom Cards

Stay posted on  fun & current information from EnlightenUp

Like Us on Facebook

Purchase Wisdom Cards

Order the Cards

Card Consulting

Card Consulting

Get product updates, gifts and find opportunities to participate.

Subscribe

More Paws to Reflect Posts

  • Prayer for Anger

Prayer for Anger

Feel the Heat, Then Turn it Down. Anger is necessary and sacred. You pull it out, use it, transmute it, let it go and move on. Dogs do this all the time. Meet the [...]

  • Dog Card Prayer-Passion

Dog Card Prayer – Passion

Do What You Love. No matter what someone else thinks, says, expects, wants or needs. If your role is to consider their wants and needs you can and will, but not at the expense of [...]

  • Cat Card Prayer- Be

Cat Card Prayer- Be

Choose Non Action: Do you give yourself time you just ‘be’? D0 nothing – in spite of the list of things to do, places to go and people to see?  Do you value doing [...]

  • Dog Card Prayer for Clarity

Dog Card Prayer for Clarity

Right Under Your Nose. What is in your blind spot you are ready to see?  Where have you been digging the wrong hole, chasing the wrong ball or marking the wrong territory?  Avoiding clarity [...]

  • Cat Card Prayer: Bliss

Cat Card Prayer- Bliss

Contentment is in Hand (paw). Are you feeling good, filled and joyful? Perhaps you are and it is hard to allow that when there is so much suffering, pain, grief, uncertainty and chaos around [...]