Category Archives: Cat resources

Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Let’s Go Shopping For Cat Trinkets

Do you like kitty-cat things as much as I do? I’ve revealed some of the cat-themed trinkets and other stuff I have around my home from decorative pillows to pitchers, and jewelry to a keychain, and salt & pepper shakers … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – Cat Café Fun–How to Find One Near You!

Friday I got to leave my office, mingle with cats and talk to readers about my Klepto Cat Mysteries. Friday was a good day! Ever been to a cat café? The concept started in Japan where many apartment managers forbid … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – In Case of Pet Emergency

One day last week a granddaughter, who lives close to me, called and said, “A realtor wants to show our house and Rosie’s inside. I’m thirty minutes away, could you…?” Of course, I walked around the corner to take their … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday – What’s New For Cats

More and more often when I meet someone or run into an old friend the conversation turns to cats. I suppose that’s because I write cozy cat mysteries. And I always learn something new. At a recent class reunion a … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – It’s Getting Dark Out: Do You Know Where Your Cat is?

How often have you wondered where your cat goes and what she does all day when she’s out of your sight? I think we’ve all had indoor-outdoor cats and some of us still do—my mother, for example. Her cat, Smokey, … Continue reading

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Newsday Tuesday – What’s New For Cats? Some Off-the-Wall Services and Gadgets

Here’s one for the books (in fact I might include the concept in one of my stories). It’s Flats for Pets. PetsnFlats is a German company that pairs live-in pet sitters with residents who have an extra room. From what … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – When Your Cat Needs a New Trinket

Where do you shop for your cat? Your local pet store or feed store? I see a lot of advertisements for a company called Chewy. The cats and dogs in the commercials sure seem to look forward to the boxes … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – All Things Cat!

Here are a couple of sites you might like, where you can find just about anything related to cats: information, resources, cat items, cat behavior, health tips. Hey, it sounds like this blog, Catscapades. But can you ever get too … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday – Is the Therapy and Service Pet Concept New?

  We’ve become accustomed to seeing eye dogs, but did you know there are also hearing alert dogs, seizure alert dogs, autism service dog, and medical alert dogs that will alert for migraines, diabetes and even heart issues? For years, … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Fostering Cats—What’s it really like?

Have you ever thought about fostering cats or kittens? It can be such a help to those who do so much to save homeless cats and to the cats that need to learn how to be in a home environment. … Continue reading

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