— I'm in a bad relationship with my veterinarian, and I want out. Here's the story.
— Cat toys and other supplies make great gifts, but a cat? No, absolutely not. What do you think?
— This documentary showed me that I didn’t know as much about the declawing issue as I thought.
— What the hell is it with people who think it’s fun to video stuff that’s incredibly traumatic and then share it with 100 million of their best friends?
— I like to think of myself as the best cat mama ever, but nobody's perfect. Here are some epic fails.
— Just because you CAN feed your cat remotely with a smartphone app doesn’t mean you should.
— If I see a cat who's in need, I might take her away if it means helping her. Would you do that?
— The only good thing about the winter cold is that I'm around my cats more. What about you?
— Here's how rescuers can resist mistrusting anyone adopting a cat despite the bad people out there.
— I've heard horror stories about vets, but most I've met have been awesome, honest, and not money-grubbing in the least.
— If your money is limited, how do you allocate it? The "biological" argument says we should focus on the young, but I'm not so sure.
— Here are some of the incredibly rude things you say to us "pet people," and it has to stop.
— Some organizations present themselves as hopeful while others are despairing. Which is right?
— My senior cat has hyperthyroidism, and the best treatment costs $1,000. Is this a good idea?
— Who knew keeping up with the Kardashians would show misconceptions about adoptable cats?
— An eco-blogger posed this absurd question, but she’s not exactly factoring in all the hazards of smug, faux-eco-friendly yuppitude, is she?
— I'm trying to help a hoarder while saving the cats from euthanasia. It's a delicate situation.
— I never want a puppy, but with kittens it's a different story -- the best story in the world.
— Fur kid? Companion? The baby? Sound off in the comments!
— My pets never cease to make me laugh. I refer to them as my “little jokers” -- and as the old saying goes, laughter is the best medicine.
— I have, and it was a lot less of a horror show than I thought it would be. Have you ever done it?
— There is a dangerous leap in logic that having a passion for animal rescue and welfare means a disinterest or lack of care for other issues.
— When people learn I write about cats for a living, they always want to talk about them. Here are some of my favorite stories.
— Some have major problems due to overbreeding for a specific look. I say stop the madness!
— This is what happens when you pick a cat based on looks instead of one compatible for your lifestyle.
— It came as a surprise: My cats do miss me when I leave the house. Do your cats act the same way?
— I sure do -- and I even hide them under the tree! How about you?
— Some people are creeped out when their cats get jiggy with soft objects, but masturbation happens, and it's as natural for them as it is for us.
— In addition to ethical concerns, it's doubtful that medical students gain any worthwhile experience practicing on cats.
— Each of my cats has a unique way of saying hi when I arrive home. How do your cats greet you?
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