Month: October 2010

  • Why is my Cat Vomiting?

    My cat Skippy of Catster has been vomiting for a week now. He recently had a virus cold infection treated with Clavamox for 3 weeks. What could be causing him to vomit every day for a week? Thank you, Karen Van Buren, ME If Skippy is still taking Clavamox, it is the most likely cause …

  • Bat Cat

    He is the hero that Gotham City the living room deserves. (via axtumn)

  • Metacam Gets Boxed Warning Label for Use in Cats

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently told the makers of the pain relieving drug Metacam (meloxicam) to put a boxed warning label about the risk of renal failure when it is used for cats. Boehringer Ingleheim Vetmedica Inc. added the warning to the labels of its Metacam Solution for Injection and Metacam Oral …

  • Thursday Thirteen: 13 Cat Breed Jack-o-Lantern Stencils has a pawsome array of cat breed jack-o-lantern stencils for your pumpkin carving pleasure this weekend. Here are 13 of our faves — click the image to go to the page from which you can download the stencil. (Might require login.) Happy carving! [SOURCE: – designs by Christi Boudewyns]

  • The Whole Kitten Kaboodle

    It’s Wednesday! That means it’s time for your weekly super-dense dose of uncomplicated kitten cuteness! (via colarflower) (via stuffchristinalikes) (via llbwwb) (via verdezen) (via kitchit) (via iliveinmyownfantasy)

  • Extra Value Meal: Snack Stop Turns Into Feline Rescue

    “Would you like a kitten with that?” On June 10, Emmett and Susan McKinney stopped at the Burger King in Muscatine, Iowa. They meant to get a snack, but they ended up adding a four-legged friend to their order. When he got out of the car, Emmett heard a mew coming from a small, furry …

  • GIVEAWAY: Who are You Purring for to Win the Werld Series?

    Hey Evrybuddy, Skeezix heer. Cats across the country are picking sides as we head into the Werld Series this week. Who are YOO rooting for? The Giant Mens frum San Fransisko, or the funny-talking Texans hoo ware those scary antlers? I have two friends in Texas hoo are split on who to root for. Mr …

  • ASPCA Collects Feral Data to Establish Shelter Protocols

    It’s not always a slam dunk for shelter personnel, being able to differentiate between feral cats and scared or traumatized socialized cats. At many shelters, cats who are deemed to be feral are shoved into the express lane for euthanasia. It sounds brutal, but it’s a matter of how best to expend scant resources, and …

  • Puss is Boots

    Puss in boots is a classic story of someone ‘becoming the mask’–they try to hard to pretend to be something they’re not, that they become that thing! This kitten is trying too hard to grow up. Enjoy you’re youth, kitten! You can barely even fill that boot! (via )

  • Maru was going through a phase

    Maru loves boxes… Maybe he loves boxes too much. (via trueinsight)