Kala Kitty

Featured Pet

Kala Kitty is an affectionate, sweet cat! She will quickly become your best friend. She loves to play with toys and has a lot of love to give. Please consider adopting her!

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About BYC

Because You Care, Inc. is a 501(c)3 animal rescue organization that works primarily through foster care. We take in abandoned and abused animals and nurse them back to health, both physically and emotionally, and then find them loving "forever" homes. To learn more about our mission and the history of BYC, click here ».

6041 West Road, McKean, PA 16426. We are immediately off the McKean exit of I-79 (on the west side), just 3 miles south of I-90. 


  • Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 1 to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, noon to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, noon to 3 p.m.
  • Please come and see the dogs and cats available for adoption at the center! 

Please plan to join us for the 20th Walk for Small Animals on Sunday, Sept. 13 at Liberty Park. For more information, click here.

Please consider donating to BYC on Erie Gives Day, Tuesday, Aug. 11, between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Just go to www.eriegives.org to make a donation. Your gift, and the prorated match from this year's pool, will help BYC rescue and care for more animals. 

Would you like an easy way to help? Please consider donating items from our Amazon Wish Lists.

Just go to either the dog list link: http://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/2XFA4D7HMXCAJ/ref=cm_wl_huc_view or the cat list link: http://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/3470ZV4OW213E/ref=cm_wl_rlist_go_v