cat

It's been said that people that hate cats will come back as mice in their next life.

Alan Russell4 days ago
Mitsie
Mitsie chose to live in our home about four years ago. She originally moved in next door with a young couple and would make the occasional visit to us with her sister, Pickles. All of that changed whe...
10 Signs Your Cat Is Seriously Ill
As the owner/parent/servant of two cats, I can assure you that no cat owner wants to hear that their cat is seriously ill. If caught early on, however, many health problems in cats can be treated with...
Nicola P. Young15 days ago
Reasons Why Your Cat Won't Use the Litter Box
As any cat owner knows, there are few things more frustrating than finding a pile or puddle of cat waste on the floor. Not only is it messy, smelly, and potentially difficult to clean up, but it can a...
Courtney Frazer17 days ago
Adoption Day
Once upon a time, I slept in a cold cage surrounded by other cats. All of us were alike, guided by peers, wishing for the same thing; a place to call home. I meowed and meowed in hopes that someday, s...
Runaway
Agent 9 wakens to the sharp, blue ocean that is Mimi’s unblinking eyes and the rolling wave of vibrating sound designed by nature to hypnotise. Trance like, Agent 9 lifts herself out of bed to the sou...
How to Get Rid of Litter Box Smells
Litter box odor is not something you should simply put up with. Cat owners can have a difficult time keeping litter box smells at bay if they have multiple cats or cats with interesting diet habits. F...
Michelle Frank25 days ago
New Housemates
When my husband and I moved into our house in September, we had three dogs and that was it. We haven't owned any cats in something like ten years or more. It's not that we have anything against cats, ...
Alicia Brunskill25 days ago
Nellie the Rescuer Cat
In another story, I wrote about how I came to adopt my cat, Nellie, and described some of the impact she had when our lives became mingled with each other. In that piece I touched very briefly on her ...
7 Tricks the Pet Food Industry Uses to Charge You More for Low-Quality Food
“You are what you eat” doesn’t just apply to people; it applies to all living creatures. High-quality food leads to a longer, healthier life—and that’s what makes pet owners seek out high-quality pet ...
Cynthia Clinea month ago
Tips While You Travel and Your Cats Stay Home Alone
Cats are cute, fluffy predators that chose to be domesticated by humans. If you are a cat owner then I am sure you have the thought that there is a miniature lion roaming your house that basically own...
Bhre Baera month ago
I Miss You
It was May 5, 2018. I had just gotten to work, two hours into my shift exactly, when I got called into my boss’ office. “There’s been a fire at your apartment. Your mom is on the way there.” "Okay," I...
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Carrie Hammonda month ago
The Value of a Grumpy Cat
This is a writing based off my own experience with my furbaby, but overall I think everyone can find something to value in this story, I hope you enjoy the read~! She's beauty, she's grace, and if you...
Jeff Wyliea month ago
My Roommate’s Kitty
My roommate has a Siamese cat named "Kitty." My roommate has a very vivid imagination when comes to naming his pets. Kitty used to sleep in the living room next to the big chair... that's in the livin...
Owning a Cat
Having a pet is a huge responsibility. I couldn't keep two fish alive. But for some random reason I decided to adopt a cat. I knew there was a large chance it would be a bad idea. But boy was I wrong....
Diane Campbella month ago
Cats: What They Never Say, but Make Abundantly Clear
Cats have been human companions for centuries, but what do we really know about them and what they are trying to say?
Megan Allaire2 months ago
Fur Baby
I never thought that I could feel so much love for something that wasn't human. My whole life I've wanted children, But I am waiting for the right time. When me and my boyfriend moved in together, we ...
Rebecca McCurdy2 months ago
Chessie L. McCurdy, 1999 to 2018
We had to put our cat to sleep this past weekend. Chessie was 19 at least. It’s hard to judge your cats exact age when she comes from a box outside Walmart. When I was 19, I was volunteering with the ...
Hannah Hare2 months ago
Kiya and Lucas
Once upon a time there was a little girl named Kiya Rae. Kiya was a rambunctious girl who loved adventure and trying new things. She always loved to play, but though her family always loved to play an...