Category Archives: Activities for Cats

Thoughts for Thursday – What’s Happening in the Klepto Cat Mystery Factory

The assembly line keeps rolling. This week I continue to work on Book 37 while Book 36 is with the editor. I’m sometimes asked what’s my favorite part of the process of writing these cozy mysteries. That’s easy—every part of … Continue reading

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Frivolous Friday – If Cats Ran a Contest

Is your cat competitive? It seems that some cats are more so than others. They vie for attention, see who can run the fastest up and down the hallway, compete for food and treats, and stage friendly battles over the … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – National Pet Day

Today is National Pet Day, a day set aside to bring awareness to how special our pets are to us and how many more animals need our help. This is also Animal Therapy Appreciation Day and this week is National … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Turning Ten—Outrageous Birthday Parties for Cats

Our precious Lily turned ten this week. Ten years is kind of a turning point for a cat—it’s basically a cat’s middle-age point, and it’s a shock for the adoring human. I can’t believe we’ve had our sweet kitten for … Continue reading

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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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Newsday Tuesday – Videos For Your Cat’s Entertainment

Oh yes, there are videos for your cat. You can play them while you’re gone to keep them company and out of trouble, or you can watch your cat watch the video. Really, these specially designed videos can be quite … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – National Health Month

February has a lot going on as far as cats are concerned—it’s National Health Month, Responsible Pet Owners Month, National Prevent a Litter Month, and National Walk Your Pet Month. So this would be a good month to put your … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Thursday – Favorite Cat Toys and Cubbies

Yesterday I revealed Lily’s passion for tiny stuffed toys. She has a stuffed spider, little owl, baby otter, and, of course, a small stuffed kitten. Her lambie is one of her favorites. Lambie seems to come out of the basket … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Revisiting Shop Cats

First a Smokey report. We brought him home yesterday with meds and new rules. He is restricted to the house until he’s finished the medication, we have to keep an eye on the litter box to see “how he’s doing,” … Continue reading

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Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – The Cat at the Window

I find it charming to see a cat at the window as I’m walking or driving past a home or a business. And I guess others do, too, as this is a scene artists paint, photographers shoot, and you see … Continue reading

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