Since moving to Salem, Oregon 20 years ago, Penny has been involved heavily in animal rescue (mostly cats), and animal fostering. She also volunteers with Salem Friends of Felines where she is presently the Foster Program Coordinator. Penny has fostered over 600 kittens/adults (some in need of serious medical care). She is experienced in all areas of cat care, including giving injections, sub-q fluids, pilling, ear cleaning and nail trimming. She has also served on the Salem Friends of Felines Board of Directors and worked at a local Vet Clinic.