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I know it's a laser pointer silly!

Why Do Cats Like Laser Pointers?

Laser pointers throw out brightly colored red dots of light that move at different speeds and change direction quickly. Since cats are natural hunters, those moving red dots satisfy their hunting instincts.

2015_9444 Mar. 25

Barney, the cemetery cat

Barney  lived at St. Parish Church cemetery on the island of Guernsey off the coast of England. For 20 years, Barney comforted mourners at the cemetery as they laid their loved ones to rest but...

Easter lilies can be dangerous

Easter lilies can be lethal to cats

Lilies can cause life-threatening renal injury to cats. The Veterinary Poisons Information Service (VPIS) in the UK have identified lily intoxication amongst the top five serious intoxications of cats, and indeed it currently generates...

Chocolate Poisoning in Cats

Chocolate Poisoning in Cats

Cats, and especially kittens, are known for eating things they are not supposed to. This can be a dangerous combination when there is chocolate around. Also, cats have an excellent sense of smell, making...

2015_9308 Mar. 17

Time off to mourn the loss of a pet

Losing a pet can be just as heartbreaking as losing a human loved one. Although not required by any laws, some businesses are offering workers pet bereavement days. There are few life events that can...

Easter Charitable Shopping

Charitable Shopping – Easter 2016

SPARE A THOUGHT FOR HOMELESS KITTIES THIS EASTER! Consider purchasing one of our charitable items from our online store A portion of proceeds goes to help less fortunate kitties have a  second chance at...

Crazy Cat Homes

Can cats be responsible for owners’ Schizophrenia?

Growing up with a family cat is a significant if improbable commonality among people who develop schizophrenia. “Cat ownership in childhood has now been reported in three studies to be significantly more common in...