My Extraordinary Relationship with a Stray Black Cat
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I think stray cats are generally misunderstood felines, often confused with ferals. And while stray cats can often be mysterious, I think of them as kitties that need extra special care. Since most cats will instantly weave their way into … please continue reading

Are Cats Manipulative or Is What you See What you Get?
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It would be a huge understatement for me to say that when it comes to feline behavioral issues, my husband Marty and I often don’t see eye-to-eye. As an example, the other day I was becoming extremely frustrated with Dr. … please continue reading

Stella Gaylor: An Interview with an Exemplary Breeder of Maine Coon Cats
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I promised to interview Stella Gaylor, an experienced, knowledgeable and responsible breeder of Maine Coon cats after reading the many thoughtful comments and questions on my blog about Persian cats. Stella Gaylor’s reputation as a responsible and ethical breeder and … please continue reading

Your cat recognises your voice and decides whether to respond or not
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When you call your cats by their name, do they respond, or just simply yawn and go back to sleep? When they don’t come to you when you call them, have you ever become suspicious that your cats have honed … please continue reading

American Mobile Veterinarians Need More Freedom to Practice Fully
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The stringent regulatory regulations contained in the Controlled Substances Act ties the hands of veterinarians in the United States today from legally administering medications that alleviate the pain and suffering of animals who are terminally ill, those with serious injuries … please continue reading

Are Breed-specific Cat Foods Designed for Better Feline Health?
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The pet food industry is one of the most lucrative groups of businesses in the United States and Europe, continuing to grow exponentially. According to a report recently released by Petfood Industry.com, the extremely strong animal/human bond is responsible for … please continue reading

USA: 2014 may finally become the “Year of the Horse”
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Introduction This is about the human-to-animal relationship. If one respects the cat all other animals should be respected. Acting inhumanely towards one animal encourages inhumane behavior towards another. The converse is also true. We need to raise our standards. What … please continue reading