benefits to cat owners

The anxiety of Covid times and how cats can help

Until today, I had no sense of the anxiety that many people feel at the moment because of these difficult…

1 day ago

Woman isolated during lockdown with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome finds comfort in her cat companions

NEWS AND OPINION: It is a time to praise the domestic cat for comforting vulnerable people who during extensive coronavirus…

4 days ago

40 percent of people more bonded to their smartphones than to their pets

STUDY - OPINION: A fascinating survey by a business called SimpleTexting confirms what we already know but in stark practical…

1 month ago

Guy says: “This year has been rough so I adopted this cat and things have been better”.

The statement sums up the benefits that living with a domestic cat companion can bring you. "Snuggle cats" is a…

1 month ago

A reminder that cats reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease

Living with a cat companion when younger can protect against heart disease when older. I'm referring to a study which…

1 month ago

Wonder cats: Trained to speed dial 911

This is the story of Tommy, a red tabby cat who lived (and may still live) with a guy called…

3 months ago

Veterans Day US – Cat Pictures

A genuine Facebook friend of mine, Barbara reminded me that today is Veterans Day in the US. In the UK,…

12 months ago

Get a cat to stop maternal stress being passed on to unborn babies

In The Times newspaper today there is an article, "Maternal Stress Passed on to Unborn Babies". It refers to a…

1 year ago

10 minute hands-on interactions with cats and dogs lowers stress in undergraduates

A study published on June 12, 2019 shows that when undergraduates participated in 10 minutes of hands-on interaction with cats…

1 year ago

Woman finds comfort in adopting a cat on the death of her husband aged 39

Deborah Elm lost her husband, Adam, suddenly when he was 39-years-of-age, reports the metro.co.uk. He died of a stroke after…

1 year ago