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Newsday Tuesday – New Strategy for Unwanted Cats—Let Them Go

Many cities throughout the US have adopted a new program called SNR (Shelter, Neuter, Release). Instead of keeping stray and surrendered cats in shelters or euthanizing them, agencies in CA, MI, CO, FL and other states are returning them to … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – Tale of Olivia’s Tail   

Everyone comments on Olivia’s tail. She must have inherited it from her Maine coon ancestors. Yes, it’s pretty, long, fluffy, and you should see what it looks like on a dry day—it becomes electric and picks up every piece of … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Cats in Trees

We talked about cats in boxes yesterday—another charming vision is cats in trees. I often photograph cats in trees as I walk the neighborhood and hike through a wilderness area. Just watch a cat in a tree. It’s as if … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Cats in Boxes

Is there anything as cute as seeing a cat peering at you from inside a box? She may be in full view, but she sits there as if she thinks she’s invisible. She’s sitting in a box, after all, so … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Kids and Kittens

There’s nothing quite as charming as a child with a kitten. I’ve witnessed this adorable connection numbers of times over the years—and I’ve also felt the stress of a poor kitten when the little one squeezes too hard, makes too … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – How to Photograph a Cat

We’ve all tried to capture fun, sweet, and beautiful moments with our cats and sometimes we get some great photos. Most of them, however, might as well go in the trash or be deleted from our phone or camera. Here’s … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas 2020

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Mindful Monday –  Life After the Cat-DNA Report

As you know we had Olivia’s DNA tested and now (if what we learned is accurate) we know that she’s a ragdoll, she’s Maine coon, she’s a fierce cheetah, she’s a sinewy Siamese, she’s a gracious Egyptian mau, an intelligent … Continue reading

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CONTEST: Name That Book!!!

Win a free Klepto Cat Mystery of your choice for the best title idea. Must have a cat-related word or term (paw, hiss, mew, purr, etc.) Altering words is okay (PURRfect, CATastic). Leave response here or send to PLFry620@yahoo.com. Winner … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Celebrating the Catscapades Blog

For over ten years I’ve been sharing posts on just about every topic imaginable related to cats—behavior, health, safety, breeds, rescue, photography, cat motifs, genetics, psychology, breaking news and so much more. We’ve discussed everything here from the housecat’s beginnings … Continue reading

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