Joy Smith

Joy Smith of Lincoln: Cat rescues, adoptions and kitten-prevention

According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, there are 70 million stray cats in the United States and more than 3 million enter shelters. Many do no ...

Spending time at Champy's Catfe

During my interview with Joy Smith last week at Champy’s Catfe, a steady stream of visitors came in to have a cup of coffee and check out the cats. Champy’s Catfe, loc ...

FieldHaven opens marketplace, 'catfe' in downtown Lincoln

Coffee and shopping and cats. Put the three together and it is the newly-opened FieldHaven Marketplace, located at 454 F St., in downtown Lincoln. In addition to vintage, antique ...

FieldHaven's funding fix

If $115,000 isn’t raised soon, FieldHaven Feline Rescue will cease to exist. So said the rescue’s co-founder Joy Smith, who explains that the current cat shelter at the nonpro ...