Category Archives: About Cats

Frivolous Friday — What You See at a Cat Show

Have you ever been to a cat show? What is the point of a cat show, anyway? Well, there are breeders who take great pains to breed the best and pride in those best according to standards set by that … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Cats That Come Back From the Dead

It’s always wonderful to hear that a cat (or any other animal) that was considered extinct, is found to be alive and well. Just this month the Taiwanese Leopard Cat was spotted in the wilderness of southeast Taiwan. The Taiwanese … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Cats That Lick

I love these cat-licking photos. I guess it’s because they show the cat doing something other than simply looking cute. Well, a licking cat is a cute cat and boy do they lick a lot! Cats lick their fur, paws, … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday – Your Cat’s Drinking Habits

Yesterday we discussed kidney disease. Today I’d like to focus on dehydration, which can be a problem for cats who have the disease or not. As you’ve probably read before, cats in the wilds get moisture from the prey they … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – March is National Kidney Month—Cats Get Kidney Disease, too

First, let me announce that both the print and Kindle versions of Book 34 of the Klepto Cat Mystery series, FURever Friends, are now available for purchase at Amazon.com. ENJOY!!! Some of you reading this, no doubt, have had a … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Interesting Facts About Your Cat

I don’t know where this site’s been all my life, but I found it and I’m fascinated. It’s “101 Interesting Cat Facts,” put together by Karen Lehnardt for FactRetriever. If you love obscure facts on a variety of topics, you … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Is Your Cat a Love-Bug or Does She Cringe at Your Touch?

Isn’t this an interesting question? But if you’ve had a lot of cats with a variety of backgrounds, you know it’s legitimate. Some cats will practically turn themselves inside out to feel the human touch and others seem to dislike … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Your Cat–a Support Animal

Yesterday we talked about support animals on planes. I heard someone say the other day that all pets can be considered therapy pets. Isn’t there truth in that statement? Don’t you find comfort in your cat, for example? He brings … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday – Cats Can Still Fly—for Now

You’ve probably heard the news. At least on some major airlines, you cannot fly with the following service animals: peacock, chicken, gopher, hedgehog, gecko, rat, camel, hippo, or squirrel. But you may get away with bringing on board a cat, … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Is Your Cat Left-Pawed? And Other Interesting Questions

It’s true, there’s at least one study on cats and their paw preferences. This one shows that most female cats are right-pawed and most males tend to reach out and lead with their left paw. I’ll bet you will do … Continue reading

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