These days, cats are being exposed to catnip now more than ever. Even in the so-called safety of their own home, it's on the TV -- such as Netflix's recent "Inside the Mind of a Cat." Some are even watching their own parents do it, growing it in gardens and steeping it in their tea.… Continue reading If you don’t talk to your cats about catnip, then who will…?
My Dream CAT HOTEL!
With so many dog hotels, I would really like to see more cat hotels too. They are increasing in popularity, but still rare. And most cat boarding services do not provide the same luxuries as dog hotels do. While cats are more independent than dogs, and can more easily take care of themselves, most people… Continue reading My Dream CAT HOTEL!
Penelope (Penny), my cat from childhood
I have written before about Buttermilk, my first cat. But I'm surprised I have not made a post yet about Penelope, or Penny, (or Princess Penny) my second cat. I actually knew Penny before I adopted Buttermilk. She was my older cousin's cat, who had her for many years. I got Buttermilk for my ninth… Continue reading Penelope (Penny), my cat from childhood
Ask a Cat Mom: “should I give my cat a bath?”
Q: Should I give my cat a bath? A: The short answer -- no. But let me explain why -- as well as what to do if you genuinely feel like your cat is stinky and really needs one! Cats do not need baths because they are "self-cleansing." Surprisingly, dogs do not need baths either… Continue reading Ask a Cat Mom: “should I give my cat a bath?”
How to show your cat dominance
We're all familiar about the concept of showing dogs dominance, but what about cats? Many don't realize that showing dominance is even more important with cats than dogs! It is said that you don't own your cat -- rather, your cat owns you. This holds great truth because cats are not fully domesticated, meaning that… Continue reading How to show your cat dominance
Happy FIRST BIRTHDAY, Luna!!!
Today is my kitten's cat's first birthday!!! Luna turns one years old today!!! We had a little celebration -- just me, the cats, and the guinea pig! This morning, we opened presents!!! Venus got her a bag of squishy balls, Athena got her a laser pointer toy, and I got her a cactus scratching post!… Continue reading Happy FIRST BIRTHDAY, Luna!!!
Caturday ~ Venus & Luna pics
Christmas kitty Fireside Sleep buddies Model This chair is for the cat, not the humans. She sees her reflection! Pooped! Can't get enough fireside Warm and cozy Pretty girl They get along, sometimes... Cutie Heights! Venus stirring things up, Luna just trying to chill. A great sleep. Her favorite book.
Twenty-two of your cat’s greatest pet peeves
My two cats (Venus & Luna) have put together a list of their greatest pet peeves. They said that all cats will relate, and that the humans need to be rightfully educated about all the horrible things they have to put up with. 1. When you leave for work How dare you leave me at… Continue reading Twenty-two of your cat’s greatest pet peeves
Luna gets spayed! + My new cat stroller!
Luna gets spayed! On Wednesday, I took Luna to get spayed. She's recovering well but it was a stressful journey! Luna is eight months now. Early November, she went into her first heat cycle. Now people have different opinions as to when a cat should get spayed or neutered -- some say immediately, at only… Continue reading Luna gets spayed! + My new cat stroller!
Caturday ~ Thirteen reasons to have a cat
Cats are one of the best animals you can own as a pet. If you disagree, the following reasons will have you convinced! 1. They are adorable – Everyone can agree that cats are cute. Just imagine a litter of kittens in a basket… Awww! 2. They’re crazy – Cats do the weirdest things sometimes, and that’s… Continue reading Caturday ~ Thirteen reasons to have a cat