Notable Animal Deaths in 2016

  A couple of weeks ago I listed the celebrities, scientists and cool people who died in 2016.We lost not only human celebrities, we...

Research Offers Hope for Cats and People with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

  Early drug trial shows promise as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy treatment According to researchers at the University of California at Davis (UC Davis), there’s promise...

Only 2 New Year’s Resolutions for Cat Owners

January 2 is Happy Mew Year for Cats Day. Since kitties aren’t interested in getting plastered on Mew Year’s Eve unless the intoxicant is...

I Met Carrie Fisher in a Hurricane & Celebrities Lost in 2016

Seeing Carrie Fisher in the Flesh It’s the end of year. Can you believe it? 2017 is peeking around the corner. The deaths of...

The Tabby and Baby Jesus

Many years ago I heard the legend of the tabby cat and the baby Jesus on Paul Harvey’s “The Rest of the Story.” It’s...

Baby I’m Cold Outside…Keep Neighborhood Cats Warm in Cold Weather with DIY Cat Shelter

Outside temperatures have dipped and they’re going to plunge more tonight. Your own cats lay toasty and warm next to a flickering fire, but...

34 Reasons to be Thankful

Today is Thanksgiving, a truly American holiday. At this moment, Weems and I are preparing to welcome our friend Liz to share Thanksgiving dinner...

Lisa Vanderpump and Kathy Ireland are Holiday Shopping Online for a Pawsitive Cause

Help Your Favorite Animal Charity While Shopping Online at No Cost to You November and December are key shopping and giving months. With Black...

November 3 is Cliché Day

November 3 is Cliché Day. Yes, really. It doesn’t rise to the occasion as does Veterans Day, but let’s have some fun! Clichés are overused and...

Thank You Veterinary Nurses: It’s National Veterinary Technician Week

  Happy National Veterinary Technician Week This week is National Veterinary Technician Week. It takes place in the third week of October each year,...