Month: April 2011

  • The Pros and Cons of Corn Cob Litter

    We recently tried out clumping litter made from corn cobs. The brands we tried were Nature’s Miracle and Arm & Hammer Essentials. Here are the pros and cons: PROS: + More eco-friendly + Very easy to scoop and the wet litter doesn’t stick to the bottom of the pan like concrete! + Lasted a long …

  • How to Switch to Eco-Friendly Cat Litter

    When you consider that the typical cat can easily go through a ton of litter in their lifetime, it makes a lot of sense to switch to an eco-friendly cat litter. It’s one area in your cat’s lifestyle where going green would have tremendous benefits for the environment. If you need help making the switch …

  • Three Ways to Green Your Litter Box Habits

    Have you ever wondered just how much cat litter is used each year in the United States? It’s a figure that few people try calculating, but if they did, they might be in for quite a surprise. According to the United States Geological Society, 2.54 million tons of clay are used each year, with an …

  • Rawr!

    You know, when it’s through a gif and not right up in your face, a snarling tiger is actually pretty cute.

  • Funky Chic’s “Angry Cat” Bags are Purrfect as Gifts

    Whether you’re treating yourself or buying a gift for a crazy cat lady friend, these bags from Funky Chic Designs in Portland will fit the bill. The designs are available on iPad cases, small and large clutches and e-reader cases. Most are priced between $10 and $20. Click here to view the entire Angry Cat …

  • Monday Movie

    This tabby is loving it up with Flipper. (I hope it’s not a captive dolphin, but alas, I suspect that it is.)

  • Whelp, he had it coming…

    Can’t say the bird wasn’t asking for it…

  • Fireman saves kitten!

    This fireman, Brett Cunniff, saved a kitten and then brought it back with an oxygen mask. The kitten was then taken to a vet and it’s doing fine now!

  • Subway Cat!

    Subway Cats are the only thing better than Bodega Cats!

  • Stunt Cats Take The World By Storm

    When the Acro-Cats take the stage, there’s a different show every night. Although Chicago trainer and emcee Samantha Martin has spent many hours training the cats, using a clicker and positive reinforcement, the felines themselves ultimately decide what tricks they will and won’t perform on any given evening. Even the best-trained cats “are distractable,” she …

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