cat

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

Chuck Hinson5 days ago
When Lightning Struck My Heart
On April 8, 2015, my kitchen floor was full of muddy footprints. At around five-thirty that afternoon, I'd come in from one of the saddest moments of my adult life: burying my best friend—a Maine Coon...
Introducing a New Cat to Your Household
A week ago, I rescued a four-month-old kitten from my local rescue. I hadn’t gone to the rescue with the intention of adopting another cat for my household, but this kitten was just so sweet that I ha...
Deborah Portillo18 days ago
Four-Legged Children
I was not always a cat person. In fact, my first cat was an exotic black cat. Her name was Midnight, and she totally disliked me. After the distaste for one another I found her a new home. However, I ...
Jessye Gould21 days ago
Living With Cats
If there's one thing I've learned about living with cats, it's that you don't own them. They own you. I am owned by two kitties. One of whom is shy, and the other is outgoing and playful. Mouse, the l...
Chuck Hinson21 days ago
The Day My Cats Hijacked the Computer
My four whiskerlicking cats like to hang out in my upstairs office. One afternoon, having finished my paperwork, I took my Westie, Brandi, out for a walk. Leaving the computer on and shutting the door...
Jessye Gould22 days ago
Raising a Stray (Pt. 2)
The hardest thing for me as a cat mom is to not be able to cuddle my babies when they really need the attention. Arno has always been cautious around people. I spoke a little bit in the first Raising ...
Sage Kirchmann25 days ago
How 9 Kittens Changed My Family​
I thought my mom was crazy when she told me we had nine kittens living in our backyard. Downtown Ottawa is not known for its feral cat population, and my yard borders the main street which is not the ...
Can a Cat Be a Service Animal?
Service animals serve a wide variety of useful functions for humans. From predicting seizures, to guiding the visually impaired, to dialing the telephone, specially trained service dogs have been prov...
The Crazy Cat Lady #2
Sami, whom we call Sami Two Steps, got this name because he lived about two steps from our home. Sami knew where to come for help. Cats know where they are accepted and loved. Sami had no doubts that ...
The Crazy Cat Lady #1
The Photos all through this article were the closest I could come to how each of our felines looked. They are photos from pixabay.com versus my photo gallery. In between owning a family of felines, Gr...
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Sophia Popescua month ago
Everything You Need to Know About Getting a Kitten
Kittens are cute aren't they? Well, as cute as they may be, you need to fully understand what taking care of one entails. I'll be providing you with all the information you have to know. Price: The fi...
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Anna a month ago
Cats Are Smarter Than You Think
Many people don’t actually realize how smart cats really are until they’ve owned one and that’s why most people prefer dogs than cats. There are so many perks to owning a cat over a dog! However, that...
Jessye Goulda month ago
Raising a Stray
When we brought Arno home, we knew that he was going to probably have some problems related to being abandoned and having to fend for himself for the first few weeks of his life. He didn't have anyone...
L.A Banksa month ago
Devon Rex – What to Expect When You Go Rexy
Firstly, a small anecdote (if you’ll indulge me). My husband resisted having pets for several years. I pleaded, cajoled and wheedled my heart out, but to no avail. His main reason, which was fairly ju...
Jessye Gould2 months ago
Another Adoption!
Well, since at least some of you have been reading the story about our adoption journey with our little boy, Arno, I felt it fitting to share the journey of adopting his sister. My husband and I have ...
Vickie R2 months ago
Learning Positivity With Louie the Cat
I always imagined I would be surrounded by many creatures when I was young. My grandparents were close friends with the head of the local nature center, which gave me a unique set of early memories. O...
Michaela Brenham2 months ago
Welcoming Home Your Blind Cat
Welcoming home any new pet is exciting but can also be a little stressful. Are they going to love you? Will you love them? Will they cause problems with any resident pets? So many questions and so muc...