Category Archives: About Cats

Thoughts for Thursday – Cats and Horses and Birds and…

I just read a fun article about how similar cats and horses are. In my Klepto Cat Mysteries, Rags, the starring cat, is great friends with the starring horse, Peaches. And that isn’t totally unusual. Our family used to own … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday – Adventure Cats

We’ve shared stories here of swimming cats and canoeing cats. My Klepto Cat Mysteries include stories of cats riding horses, hiking, and engaging in other outdoor activities. Just last week I watched a cat enjoying a day at the beach … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – Cats In Windows

If you’ve followed this blog for long you know I’m fascinated by the vision of cats in windows. I love watching Sophie lay on the windowsill on sunny mornings soaking up the warmth. Olivia will sometimes entertain herself chasing a … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Cats Out and About

You know by now how I enjoy carrying my camera while I’m out walking. I often photograph cats. Cats in a window are a favorite of mine, but I have to be careful about aiming a camera toward the window … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – A Cat By Any Other Name

Do you wonder sometimes how your cat knows her name? You know that she (or he) does because the right cat in a multi-cat household generally responds (at least by a quick look) when they hear their name. Sometimes they … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – Cats of a Different Color

We talked about the peacocks of the cat world last week—the calico and the tortie. While researching for those posts I came across a site I thought you’d be interested in. Anyone with a quirky cat or who has questioned … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – The Quirky and Sweet Purrsonality of the Calico Cat

We talked about the calico cat earlier in the week. I find it fascinating that even though calico is not a breed, but a color, and calicos are not related in any sort of gene pool, they still share a … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – How to Feed a Cat

One thing cats like to do is mess with you at feeding time. At least some cats do. Feeding time can be a challenge—especially when you bring in a new cat or kitten or you have numerous cats. I signed … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – The Calico Cat

You see a lot of photos here of calico cats—most predominantly, lately, photos of Olivia. Isn’t she a beautiful specimen of a calico? Sophie, who most people would immediately identify as a tortie (tortoiseshell) is technically a calico. Despite the … 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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