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AdoptAShelter.com Editor-in-Chief Wins Two Maxwell Medallions #AdoptAShelter

(April 21, 2015) Tyler, Texas – After being named the 2014 Friskies® Writer of the Year at the Cat Writers Association Awards Banquet last...
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The Good Arizonan: Dramatic Cat Rescue #TeamFreewayKitty

(Look below to watch the heart-stopping and dramatic cat rescue. Spoiler alert: It’s a happy ending.) In our own personal movie called “Life,” we...
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Viagra Research Improves the Lives of Rodents Everywhere

(My apologies to my readers, but this blog doesn’t mention cats or writing except within this disclaimers saying they don’t appear. Additionally, the subject...
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St. Gertrude, Patron Saint of Cats and Cat Lovers

Talk to St. Gertrude if you’re having problems with your cats. Dear Einstein, My humans tell me that St. Patrick’s Day is a big...
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Cat Translator App Angers Kitty

You know the proverb, “You only get one chance to make a first impression.” Penny Adams obviously made the wrong impression when she used...
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Texas Independence Day

Today is Texas Independence Day, the 179th anniversary of the day the fledgling country adopted the Texas Declaration of Independence at Washington-on-the-Brazos. I’m a...
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14 Things I Learned from Leonard Nimoy & Mr. Spock

Leonard Nimoy is gone. The Enterprise science officer’s position stands empty, but to quote the lyrics of the lyrics of the Star Trek theme,...
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Stress in Cats

IS YOUR CAT STRESSED? Stress in cats or other animals is the organism’s response to any demand. When faced with a fight-or-flight emergency, the...
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New Test for Kidney Disease in Cats and Dogs offers Earlier Diagnosis

Exciting News! There’s a new test for kidney disease in cats and dogs. Last week, IDEXX Laboratories announced the introduction of the symmetric dimethylarginine...
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Researchers Determine Boxes Reduce Feline Stress

Boxes Reduce Feline StressAre you one of the 58% of cat owners who give your cats Christmas or birthday presents? Were you disappointed when...