cat welfare

The Cat Sundial: a Jackson Galaxy tip

This is a cool little tip from the cat behaviourist Jackson Galaxy. I think it's a good one which is…

2 weeks ago

Workers won’t return to the office which is good for their pets and bad for the economy

In the UK, there is an advert in the London Underground system. It advertises a disinfectant manufactured by Dettol. The…

3 weeks ago

10 basic rules to become a good cat owner

Here are 10 basic rules to help you to become a better cat owner (caregiver). They start with a desire…

3 weeks ago

Thermal paper receipts are toxic to people and cats. Hand sanitizer makes it worse

Are you aware that thermal receipts contain bisphenol A? Thermal receipts are the ones you get at supermarkets in the…

1 month ago

Does a cat break into your home and eat your cat’s food? What do you do?

There is a story from Cornwall, UK, online this morning which reminds me of the difficulties of dealing with a…

2 months ago

Sixty-five percent of cats and kittens are securely bonded to their people

Domestic cats are not born to love people and their default position with respect to other cats is to be…

2 months ago

All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats

UK Parliament: Did you know that there is an All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats (APGOCATS)? I didn't until this morning.…

3 months ago

Domestic cats are not born to love people and other cats

With 'optimistic enthusiasm' is the way Dr Bradshaw describes how dogs make contact with other dogs. We know this is…

5 months ago

Lying down with your cat on the grass

Today is sunny. I lay down on the grass in my backyard for a while, chilling out doing nothing. My…

5 months ago

Should you clean your cat’s paws during the Covid-19 pandemic?

During the Covid-19 pandemic should be wash our cat's paws as we wash our hands to help stop the spread…

6 months ago