We like pets that look like babies

We tend to like pets that look like babies and some breed standards go for that look: round heads and big eyes. Do all breeders understand the consequences of their actions? I am not against dog and cat breeders. I … please continue reading

Can you fall out of love with your cat?

You’ve lost that lovin’ feeling with your cat. It’s worse. You dislike your cat. It’s actually worse than that; you wish your cat was dead. She’s become old and ill. There’s the vet’s bill. It can get expensive looking after … please continue reading

Living with Wild Cat Hybrids

What is it like to live with a wild cat hybrid? How difficult is it? What are the consequences including the wider consequences? Do they behave as Carole Baskin says, namely in a way which makes it impossible to enjoy … please continue reading

Spoiling Kitties: The Ultimate Cat Furniture

When it comes to giving our cats top notch care – at least in this writer’s opinion – pampering and “spoiling” them ranks high on a kitty guardian’s job description. But before you disagree and get your hackles up let … please continue reading

UK: Politicians turn innocent cat competition into vote rigged scandal

This video explains it all: One of the competitors, Bosun, in this competition, whose entrants are cats owned by Members of Parliament, received an unrealistic surge in votes from Australia! There were 30,000 votes over several hours which must have … please continue reading

Colonel Meow’s Secret Sibling

For those of you who were saddened by the death of Colonel Meow, I’ve learned Colonel Meow will live on. It has been brought to my attention that Colonel Meow had a “secret” littermate named Merlin the Meowciful, or Sir … please continue reading

Thames Floods Feb 2014 (think of the cats)

Just a quick note about the Thames flooding. Here are a couple of snapshots taken yesterday evening of the Thames about a 15 minutes walk from where I live. They were taken with an iPhone. I live in Ham which … please continue reading