Learn About Training A Traveling Outdoor Cat

Black cat walking through sculpted rocks

Would you be interested in a guide to taking your cat into the wild? Have you ever visited the website, AdventureCats.org? It’s a wonderful site that will teach you everything you need to know about training a traveling outdoor cat. Laura Moss, animal writer and active hiker, started the website when she couldn’t find an … Read more

Now You Can Teach Your Cat To Talk

As cat owners, many of us have wished our cats could talk, so we could understand what is going on in that cute, furry head. Well, now researchers are developing a way that you can teach your cat to talk. No, the cat doesn’t learn to say words in English, or in any other language. … Read more

Do You Know Your Cat’s Personality Traits?

Two cats rubbing heads, tails erect

Though your cat will have a basic personality, he may show different sides of himself from day to day. Yet you can figure out his basic personality by observing his distinguishing characteristics, thus determining the cat’s personality traits.  In an article in countryliving.com, the author establishes five cat personalities and what they reveal about your … Read more

Maybe It’s The Time Of The Cat

Cat in graduate's cap

“Maybe it’s the time of the cat,” says Adam Miklosi. He has been working with dogs for 25 years, and says it is getting harder and harder to find something new and stimulating to do with them. He states that cats are still exciting. Dogs have been part of countless studies on canine social cognition. … Read more

The Turkish Van: A Unique Cat Breed

Turkish Van cat sitting on arm of sofa

Van is a large lake, 80 miles long by 40 miles wide. It is located in the mountains of Southeast Turkey, close to the Iranian border. It’s over 5,260 feet above sea level. In winter, it is the recipient of frequent icy storms. In 1955, visiting a village at the shore of the lake, an … Read more

Try Eusoh For An Affordable Pet Care Plan

Cartoon dog and cat

If you have been hunting for an affordable pet care plan, take a look at Eusoh. They have established a “community health plan that reimburses you for your pet’s medical, wellness, illness and routine care expenses.” The company wants to supply the best community health care that money can buy. They also wish to eliminate … Read more

Thinking About The Thinking Cat

head & shoulders, grey & white cat, paw under chin

What defines the thinking cat? What do they think about? How do they interact with their humans? Though dogs have long had the reputation of being more loyal and loving, research now shows that cats can get just as bonded to humans as dogs do. The majority of cats see their humans as a resource … Read more

Get Your 2021 Cat Calendar Here

365 pages of cats - 2021 calendar

Calendars make great gifts because you know they are something everyone needs. In these cat calendars you will find excellent quality: Great paper; all major holidays included; full-color photos; wonderful pictures of cats. Here are a dozen calendars for you to consider. Select your favorite to accompany you or a friend on your journey through … Read more

LETTERS TO LUCINDA #13: Cat Behavior Solutions

Two cats saying hello

Hello, two-leggeds, and welcome to my “Letters to Lucinda” column. Writing all those Christmas bazaars put me behind schedule, something no cat likes, and I’m just getting back to my regular writing routine. Today we will discuss cat behavior solutions for dealing with the difficulty of adding a new cat to the family. As usual, … Read more