— Lugosi, Spider, and I have been together 14 years, and that's the longest relationship of my life.
— Let me warn you -– cats are sneaky critters who wrap themselves around your heart before you even know what’s happening.
— When I introduced my cat and dog, I tried to do everything right. So how did it go so wrong?
— Thanksgiving means more than it once did when I consider the things I've learned from my cats.
— I have a cat, and I'm a self-proclaimed one-cat man, but this little cat has really grown on me.
— Recently I faced staggering disappointment, so I asked myself, "What would Grumpy Cat do?"
— I judged the former owners of my cat Smudge as being terrible people. But maybe I was wrong.
— Nobody tells you that being a parent to a cat and a little boy can start a war in your mind.
— On this Canary Island a rescue group called 9 Lives Lanzarote conducts TNR and basic vet services.
— We're cat guys with similar looks and ideas, so is it like crushing on myself? Well, yes. I can explain...
— Even when they're stone-cold sober, my cats still act like unrepentant drunks.
— Mew had just passed away, so I lit a candle and called in my other two cats for a kitty seance.
— Annabelle's personality was so big, her behavior finally won my stepfather's grudging respect.
— I shared my grief over my beloved Dahlia's death, and the outpouring of compassion and support reminds me we really are a big family.
— "A monstrous smell of cat pee and poo came out to assail you at the door ... accompanied by the sinister crunch of poop underfoot."
— "We knew the final gift we had to give Jazz was finding the grace, beauty, and dignity of letting him go."
— Success in rescue is not measured by how much they end up loving you, but by the fact that you stood by them when others would or could not.
— First it was Lucy, my Basset Hound, and now it's Beasley, my one-eyed Pekingese. Cow is part of the family.
— "Instead of swatting my son, he used his front paws to give my son four rapid-fire pats to the chest. From that moment on, I knew my cat would never hurt my son."
— "We decided to throw in the towel -- especially the nasty one we'd had to leave near the toilet for weeks to catch all the 'misses' and litter."
— "He should be able to jump ... to run. He should be able to defend himself. But he can't."
— My best friend and I run a cat-sitting business, and last week was my first gig. Here's why I love it.
— "He emptied his full bladder on me and my pantsuit. He obviously knew the difference between a car and a plane. Oh joy."
— Thomas once was a "terrified trembler" at the vet's office, but now he's an "extroverted explorer."
— Picture me walking two cats on leashes down the treats aisle, one with a pig's snout in her mouth.
— I'm grazing the poverty line, so I'm cutting back wherever I can -- including expensive cat food.
— If cat references were steroids, my Match.com profile would be like Lance Armstrong's legs.
— When we connect with other cat lovers, there's a sigh of relief. We know we're with kindred spirits
— Bella began her charm-and-squee offensive before we moved, and I fear I might melt into nothing.
— Catster readers also remember their first cats, with many stories happier than that of my Topper.