On an icy cold Valentine’s Day in Canada, a stray cat pawed at the back door of the right house. Little did Aslan the cat know, but on the other side of the door was a devoted cat lover who spent her time volunteering for One Cat at a Time, a kitten rescue in Quebec.
The holidays are upon us, and everyone’s writing their letters to Santa, hoping they’ll find that special something underneath the tree. Even cats have gift wish lists and would be pawsitively pleased to have their holiday dreams fulfilled. Here are six presents cats would scratch onto their Christmas lists, most of them unwrappable, yet highly
Here we provide top tips on learning a little bit about how cats communicate using their eyes! Cats slowly blink their eyes in situations where they appear relaxed with our presence. We don’t know for sure what the blink means (although researchers are currently working on this) but common thoughts vary from it simply being the cat’s way of acknowledging us to their way of telling us they are
Next Friday will make the first anniversary of Ruby’s passing. This is not the first time I’ve experienced grief during the holidays: Buckley died the day after Thanksgiving 2008. As a result, this holiday season has been difficult, complicated as it is by so little about this season being even remotely normal. Last year, I
Cats can be fur-coated mysteries where feelings are concerned. True, when your cat purrs in your embrace, the cat’s wellness seems obvious. And, there’s no missing a hissing cat is an angry one, but these are fleeting emotions. What about the overall disposition of your feline friend? Is your kitty happy or a sad cat?
Looking for a way to celebrate our feline friends this month? Here are some fun December cat activities. NOTE: Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many events have been cancelled. But here are some virtual events you can check out. Join Jackson Galaxy for the @Home for the Holidays virtual event. Photography courtesy Jackson Galaxy. Dec.
Losing a pet is never easy, but it can be especially devastating when we don’t know what caused our cat to become ill in the first place. When Catherine Frock lost her beloved adventure cat, Pigeon, to an unknown illness, she knew she needed to do more to spread awareness about the uncommon but especially
My ever-present helperwhen I try to work from home,always guards my briefcaseand rests beside my phone..The moment I’m not looking,he’ll munch upon my snack, andpush the phone onto the floorwhen I have turned my back..He sleeps atop my papers,and my keyboard is his toy,…yet…when he isn’t on my deskI miss my baby boy. Visit our
This post contains affiliate links* How utterly adorable is this gingerbread cat house? Made with a solid scratcher base, this cardboard house will hold up to even the most vigorous scratcher. Designed by Karen Nichols of Cat Scouts fame, these extra sturdy cat houses are made in the USA. The cardboard is nearly twice as
Kittens love to make trouble. It’s kind of their thing. Well, that and being adorable! But, seriously, kittens know how to find mischief and one ginger kitten in Australia found trouble so deep the fire department had to get involved! At a Bankstown home in Sydney, Australia, a normal day to turned into a bit