Best Gifts for Cats — and Cat People

Best Gifts for Cats — and Cat People

Looking for the best gifts for your cats or your cat-loving friends? Skip the cat mug, pass on the cute cat costume, and get something they will really appreciate. First, unless your “cat lady” friend is really crazy (or just gave up and went with it...
Beware of Cat Toxic Holiday Foods!

Beware of Cat Toxic Holiday Foods!

Check out the list of cat toxic foods below. These foods often are part of side dishes or appetizers we serve during the holidays. For example, most stuffings include onion or garlic. The gravy contains too much fat, probably butter, and possibly more onions or...
Holiday Cat Travel Made Easier

Holiday Cat Travel Made Easier

Ah! The holidays. That time of year when we ask, in the words of The Clash (so apt), should I stay or should I go — find a pet sitter? Or more to the point, should my cats stay or should they go with me? And if my cats stay, how do I find a pet sitter or do I even...
Cats & Catnip: Is My Cat a Stoner?

Cats & Catnip: Is My Cat a Stoner?

It’s stimulating. Mind-expanding. Safer to use than alcohol. It’s the in thing. Such are the myths of catnip. Myths that lure thousands of kittens into experimenting with the noxious weed. Okay, don’t stop reading. I haven’t gone senile....
A Magnificent Halloween Treat For Your Cats!

A Magnificent Halloween Treat For Your Cats!

A big thank to everyone for all the support this year. I’m working on a series of new posts to address topics you brought up in your emails and comments, like choosing cat litter, controlling overeating, eating too fast, and safe kitty care for the holiday...
Happy National Cat Day!

Happy National Cat Day!

Who needs a weighted blanket when you’ve got us? Cat blankets are heated and come with vibration and a soothing white noise purr. Now let’s hibernate for winter. I keep getting these ads for weighted blankets. Apparently, these people are not cat owners....
Best Christmas “Tree” Ever!

Best Christmas “Tree” Ever!

A Christmas tree your cats — and you will love! No needles tracked throughout the house, no yelling at the cat to get out of the tree. Cheaper, and environmentally-friendly to boot. My only recommended changes: use felt or non-breakable holiday ornaments and drape...
How to Have a Happy Cat Halloween!

How to Have a Happy Cat Halloween!

While a scary Halloween might be a treat for us, it isn’t for our cats. And cat emergencies aren’t the kind of frights we want either! So here are some ways to treat your cat to some Halloween fun — and keep our cats, especially our black cats, safe and...

Best Big Cat Carriers 2017

Traveling with bigger cats requires a big cat carrier. Most of the soft-sided cat or pet carriers are designed for animals up to around 12-15 pounds and average in length and height. Much too small for my long, lean, solid Elfego and definitely too small for 17-20...
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