Category Archives: Interesting Pets

Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Therapy Cats–Even at an Airport

You might say that you need therapy after trying to manage a difficult cat. But did you know that more and more cats are being used as therapy animals these days? I’ve written about cats that have become therapy animals … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Klepto Cats Unite!

Those of you who are familiar with Rags and his thieving ways, will be interested in knowing that he’s not the only klepto cat around. Of course, when I decided to feature a cat burglar in my cozy mystery novels, … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – Cats Who Choose Their People

Have you ever been chosen by a cat? I mean, he might belong to someone else, but continually show up at your house wanting your company. Several years ago, we were frequently visited by a tangerine beauty and we didn’t … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Cats in the Most Unexpected Places

I came across this story in the New York Times about foreign bureau-cats—cats that foreign news correspondents take in for companionship while on assignment for months or years in Iraq, Kabul, Baghdad, Cairo and other places around the world. It’s … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday – The Best Man is a Cat?

A couple in Colorado invited two rescue kittens to their wedding last month and even included them in their photo sessions. It was actually rather apropos as both the bride and groom are veterinarians and they volunteer at a feline … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – Why Does My Cat Do That?

I’m beginning to think my torbie, Lily, can use telekinesis—that she has the ability to move things with her mind. Why? We call her our little decorator because she constantly moves her stuffed toys around the house when we aren’t … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Cats and Owls

I couldn’t resist sharing this picture I took of Lily and a stuffed owl my granddaughter gave me. Lily looks like she’s singing to him. I’ve been sneaking around the meadows where I take my daily walk, trying to photograph … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday—Interesting Pets!

As I packed for the Cat Writers/Blog Paws Conference ten days ago, I didn’t expect to meet up with so many unusual pets. There was a pair of poodles; one blind and one deaf. I met some hairless cats and … Continue reading

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