Month: October 2011

  • Cat Caf Craze Crosses the Pacific

    Earlier this year I wrote about the increasing popularity of “cat cafs” in Japan. Then I learned that the cats-and-coffee trend was spreading to other Asian countries like South Korea and China. Now the bug has jumped the Pacific, and the first-ever Canadian cat caf is causing a stir. Small Things, a caf and bookstore …

  • Meet Some of the Ferals I Feed!

    Most of you know by now that I have two boys at home, Pimp and Moo. But did you also know that I help care for a bunch of feral kitties in my office parking lot? Yes! I am mommy to many other fabulous kitties as well, and I want you to meet them. They …

  • Them Eyes

    OMG! That face is SO SWEET! [Source]

  • Link loves cats!

    What a hero! [Source]

  • Lap, Lap, Lap, Lap …

    That looks good! [Source]

  • Lucky cat

    He’ll give you coins, just like Meowth! [Source]

  • Black Cats Are Coming Out of the Shadows

    I’ve never understood the “black cats are bad luck” thing. After all, I share my home with two black cats (and one gray tabby with white boots and mittens, but that’s another story for another time), and for as long as I can remember I’ve been drawn to them. From Castor and Pollux, the black …

  • How Are Facial Tumors Diagnosed?

    On the “Swelling of the face in cats and dogs” page of it says this: “Tumors or benign growths of the face, nose, sinuses, ears, or mouth may cause the face to appear swollen.” How is this explored/diagnosed? My cat has one side of her face badly swollen, and two docs say probably cancer, …

  • Who’s The Boss?

    Another Monday, another week to show those doggies who’s boss around here. We can play nice with our doggie friends, and sometimes we even like having them around, but at the end of the day, we have to make sure they know who is in charge.