Buy precious metal and gems for the right reasons! Sometimes real gold, silver and precious stones are what you need and sometimes, not so much!
No one seems to see the descent into hoarding. However, let us just pretend for a moment that such things exist on a continuum and all of us involved in fostering animals in our homes could somehow become hoarders. What are the warning signs? How can we prevent that outcome?
No matter why you want to foster, make that experience work for you and the cat. Begin by partnering with a rescue organization that suits the amount of time, experience, expense and commitment you can offer.