Cat: Teacher & Friend

Yes, I know, we can learn so much from our dogs! Just to name a few: unconditional love that doesn't hold a grudge, not taking things too seriously, and loyalty for those you surround yourself with. On the other hand, how often do we consider what our kitty friends can teach us? Cats have much … Continue reading Cat: Teacher & Friend

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Cat Nappin’

"Mom, leave us be. Don't you know we need more sleep than you hoomans?!" Most cats, if given the opportunity, will curl up and nap pretty much the entirety of the day! This is true for lions and tigers, all the way down to your domestic kitty at home! Because of their hunting habits in the wild, cats spend most of … Continue reading Cat Nappin’

The Season of the Kitten

Kitten season-it is among us! Doesn't it sound like such a joyous time of year? Wrong-o! The truth about kitten season is that kittens are overflowing in shelters, good homes are hard to come by, and many momma cats are having several homeless litters. Kitten season is typically at its peak in late spring or early summer. Many … Continue reading The Season of the Kitten

The Sun: It’s The Cats’ Meow

Have you ever noticed that when the sun starts coming out regularly that you aren't the only one in a better mood? Does the sun perk your kitty up? Ever wonder why? I know I do. I mean who doesn't love the sun, right? But there is no doubt that big ball of warmth-ness in … Continue reading The Sun: It’s The Cats’ Meow

Paws-itively Claw-tastic

Those adorable wee paws we all hope will brush against our arm for attention. Oh when I say "we all", maybe I just mean "me"? And maybe you don't take pictures of your cats from your shower view? But anyway.. how much do we truly know about those fascinating little feet our kitties use to … Continue reading Paws-itively Claw-tastic

Perish Barbaric Lump

I found a lump on sweet Gandalf last week. Instantly worried, I texted Dr. V. She suggested I watch for changes and make an appointment to see her soon. Dr V. did an examination on Gandalf. She aspirated the lump and checked out the sample under a microscope. It appeared to be an infection but not necessarily … Continue reading Perish Barbaric Lump

That Cat With a Crooked Smile

That Cat With a Crooked Smile An original poem by Carly Miller was the name they had given him But the name Miller, alone, seemed a little grim So Captain we added And his belly we soon padded 4-paw declawed they said Which made my heart hurt and feel dead His teeth a mess Which we soon … Continue reading That Cat With a Crooked Smile