Category Archives: Cat Safety

Meowy Monday – The Precious Pets Escaping War in Ukraine

Our hearts go out to the Ukrainian people and their pets. I think we’ve all see photos of people carrying even large dogs and willing cats, seemingly without restraints—just carrying them and whatever food and other necessities they’ll need trying … Continue reading

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Paws Up for Wednesday – The Art of Keeping Cool Cats Warm

I feel almost guilty for enjoying bright sunny days through most of December, January and now into February with temps in the 70s and 80s while so many of my friends are buried in snow and ice. The outdoor cats … Continue reading

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Meowy Monday – The Life of an Indoor/Outdoor Cat

Litter boxes used to be for emergencies only and for a cat’s overnight needs. Few people kept their cats inside all the time. Cats were meant to frolic out of doors in the grass, among the tulips, taking in sunshine … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Happy Thanksgiving

Enjoy your day and remember to keep your cats safe—no turkey bones or anything chocolate, oniony, or garlicky—which often includes the stuffing. Just about the safest part of the Thanksgiving dinner for your cats is bits of the turkey meat … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday – Cats Remind Us to Watch Our P’s and Q’s

Life changes when you invite a cat into your home. Even if you’ve had cats for years, bringing in a kitten can shake up your world a bit. Each cat or kitten you adopt comes with different requirements. Just this … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Should You Feed Your Cat Greens?

What do people give the grandmother/great-grandmother, elderly neighbor/friend for birthdays and other occasions? Plants and flowers. I love them, but as soon as I receive them I go to the internet and look that particular plant or flower up to … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Cool Cats

It’s getting warm out—HOT in some places. Your inside or outside cat is probably changing some of her behavior and habits. Our cats have given up their cozy beds. We can store those away until the cool fall breezes and … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – New Technology a Danger to Cats

I have experienced it myself—suddenly realizing a car was approaching in a parking lot or on the street, but not having heard it behind me. It’s those darn, quiet electric cars. Especially on a freshly paved roadway, where car tires … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – Holiday Decorations Are Not For Cats

There are so many things about the holidays that can pose a danger to our cats. Indoor cats can slip out through an open door as people come and go. They might find a helping of food that could make … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Halloween Cats

Will you be dressing your cat this Halloween? I’m sure you’ve seen some hilarious costumes on cats and dogs and even children on Facebook and Instagram this year. I saw a picture of a greyhound dog dressed like a greyhound … Continue reading

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