I received an interesting question in the comments section on my recent Catster post about Advantage II flea medication: Do indoor-only cats need to be as heavily medicated or vaccinated as indoor/outdoor cats? I understand that I may...Show More Summary
Australian diver and shark expert Valerie Taylor details her growing friendship with a large spotted moray eel. My cats have never been this happy to see me. Read more...
From commentor Karen: I’m in a bad situation… I have a 14 year old kitty named Contessa who is diabetic. I have Rheumatoid Arthritis. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in April… I’d be getting a double mastectomy. My whole world stopped from that moment and was only about the cancer. I gave Contessa as [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
In the previous season of MY CAT FROM HELL, Jackson Galaxy came face to face with the infamous '911 Cat,' which he dubbed the toughest case of his long career.
When Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Cats" first opened in London in 1981, long before the kitty takeover of social media, I recall my teenage self marveling over a line in the newspaper advertisements of the time. "No admission," the ads would say, "while the auditorium is in motion."
I've had people tell me that they have an easier time getting along with their cats than with some people. I've also had people tell me that they mourned their cat harder than the passing of a human. Why would this be? My curious mind wanted to know. Show More Summary
Dear Einstein, My human and I watched the movie 2012 last night and it scared me out of my fur. I understand it’s hurricane season and National Disaster Preparedness Month. I saw a show on TV about Hurricane Katrina. Nice name, but I understand it didn’t go well for the family pets. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) YouTube member ????? ??????? says his cat does this regularly. This happens almost everytime the cat sleeps or just rests. It also answer to sneezing. It's of particular fun when you are ill for real :)No, I do not pull his tail behind the scenes. Show More Summary
I never cease to be amazed at how veterinary medicine has changed since I adopted my first cat at the age of 13. Back then, people rarely brought their cat to the vet unless he was sick, and unless the problem was easy to fix -- say,...Show More Summary
My cat loves small, dark spaces. Only problem is that these kinds of spaces are hard to come by in my open floor plan house. When I came upon a cat teepee in one of the expensive pet boutiques, I knew it was the perfect DIY-able solution. READ MORE »
GAAAAAAA! WANT! (Composes self.) Bookmark this post, folks. There’s a Maxi-Me sequel coming up on October 31st. When you see it, you’ll know why. “I am submitting 2 pics of my adorable 2.5-year-old Kobe, a male British longhair cat. I hope you will consider Kobe for Cute Overload. You make my day every day!” -Iris […]
“I’m currently raising some foster kittens on behalf of a sick friend,” says Megan E. “They have come to be tolerated by my bigger cats. In fact, sometimes I catch them snuggling together.” “The big white and gunmetal grey kitty is Tony (Sir Anthony Fluffypants,) the orange tabby w/tail is Streaky the Super-Cat, the orange […]
Bob was striking a pose just a few minutes ago, before deciding that my lap is much comfier. Right now I'm trying to balance a huge golden cat and a laptop (the computer is losing). COPYRIGHT ©2006-2014 GAIA FISHLER WWW.THENONBLONDE.COM, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. CONTENT POACHING IS BOTH ILLEGAL AND UGLY. Copier, C'est Voler.
With all this recent talk of patronuses (patroni? patronees?) lately, it only stands to reason that someone would think to ask the Harry Potter creator about what her own happy thoughts would eventually conjure. So, now that we know... what the heck is a pine marten? And more importantly, will I want to cuddle it? The answer to that last question is a resounding yes.
Because this is the world we live in, this is the $20 SelfieBrush, an iPhone case with a thin mirror on the front and a brush on the back. It makes the perfect accessory for the vain woman in your life. Or man. Or a hairy cat. My cats used to love being brushed and getting their pictures taken. Show More Summary
If you can tell the difference between Sophie the Giraffe and a squeaky cat toy from PetCo, you are a better person than I am. My house is now stuffed to the brim with posh baby stuff, and I’m positive … More » 10 Cat Toys You Should Buy Instead Of Baby Toys is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
A few weeks ago, I was walking home from the dog park with my kids and dogs when my son, Justin, saw a gray kitty sitting in back of a small church. She meowed at us. The kitty was very friendly and let Justin and my daughter, Zinnia, pet her. Show More Summary
by Anna Fitzpatrick There is more than one way to skin a cat, or so I’ve been told. My cat-skinning skills are surprisingly limited, but if anybody could speak to the truth behind that old adage, it would be professional taxidermistShow More Summary
Lauren writes in… My cat, Nacho has been missing for about a month, and I recently moved outside of Decatur a couple of weeks ago. Nacho was last seen at 219 Hillcrest Avenue. He is a small long haired orange tabby cat with a white face, chest, and feet. He is microchipped and he was […]
Cats and boxes go together like peanut butter and jelly. We have no less than four cardboard boxes sitting around our house at any given time. It's like my cats have box radar -- they know exactly when I've placed a fresh one on the floor. Show More Summary