Q: Every time I sneeze, my cat meows. Why does she do that? A: This is a phenomenon that happens with certain cats. Many cats won't blink an eye when you sneeze, but sometimes a cat will meow every time! We can't really say for sure why a cat will meow after you sneeze, but… Continue reading Ask a Cat Mom: “Why Does My Cat Meow After I Sneeze?”
Cat Personalities According To Their Fur Color
Did you know that your cat's fur color says a lot about their personality? Photo by Dietmar Ludmann on Unsplash All cats have their own, unique, individual personalities. However, it is said that the color/style of their fur says a lot about them. The reason for a lack of cat breeds can be placed on overpopulation and excessive… Continue reading Cat Personalities According To Their Fur Color
Ask A Cat Mom: “What Happens When Your Cat Passes Away?”
Q: What happens to your beloved cat after they pass away? A: This is not an easy question to answer. As nobody can say that they know for sure, as both a cat mom and a spiritualist, I feel qualified to answer this. Cats have souls -- just like all animals and humans. While their… Continue reading Ask A Cat Mom: “What Happens When Your Cat Passes Away?”
If you don’t talk to your cats about catnip, then who will…?
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…?
Ask a Cat Mom: “Why does my cat chew on wires?”
Q: "Is it normal for my cat to chew on inedible things like wires, cords, and blenders? No seriously he chewed up my Vitamix and I can’t use it anymore. What does this mean? Why does he chew on stuff that shouldn’t be enticing to a cat? Even worse, I can’t get him to stop… Continue reading Ask a Cat Mom: “Why does my cat chew on wires?”
Games to play with your cat
Playing with your cat is so important! Just like us, cats get bored and restless, and require active stimulation. And there is no age limit -- take humans for example, we still need entertainment to keep us satisfied regardless of age, it's not something that you ever outgrow. Reasons to play with your cat: It… Continue reading Games to play with your cat
Ask a Cat Mom: “Should I put my cat in a cage?”
Q: "Should I put my cat in a cage, the same way that dogs go in a cage? Is there ever a need for this?" A: Cats value freedom. When you lock your cat up in a cage, it makes them stressed and anxious, as they feel very unsafe with no escape route. Cats are… Continue reading Ask a Cat Mom: “Should I put my cat in a cage?”
Ask a Cat Mom: “Why do cats purr?”
Anyone who has ever been around a cat is familiar with "purring" -- that strange yet charming vibrational sensation. Why do cats purr? The answer may surprise you -- nobody knows for sure! Despite conductive research and modern scientific understanding, a cat's purr remains a true mystery to this day. There are many "theories" behind… Continue reading Ask a Cat Mom: “Why do cats purr?”
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!
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?”