Kitten Season! Must-Knows About Newborn Kitten Development

It’s kitten season–well, almost–and time for a refresher course on newborn kitten development. The timing is perfect (or purr-fect?) because this past week, I had a lovely kitty-girl visitor on my back patio. The tortie youngster looked about five or … Continue reading

Why Tabby Wears An M–A Christmas #Cats Story

It’s become a tradition on the blog (and in my PETiQuette newspaper column) to share one of my favorite Christmas stories. This touching legend, included in Complete Kitten Care, tells the story of a simple Tabby cat, and her gift … Continue reading

10 Kitten Adoption Do’s & Don’ts

It’s kitten season! Is a new fur-kid in your future? You’d think kitten care would be easy–just love ’em and feed ’em and listen to ’em purr, right? But more goes into proper care than plopping food in a bowl … Continue reading

How to Stop MEOWING! 6 Ways to Silence Loud Mouth #Cats

Recently we had a discussion with some of my Facebook friends and colleagues who have new kitties with — let us say — loud mouth issues, LOL! How to stop cats meowing can be a huge challenge, especially with kittens … Continue reading

Adopt A Shelter Cat Month

Spring has sprung, and the birds and bees (and other critters) celebrate this time of year in typical creative fashion. It’s a national epidemic and North Texas isn’t immune. Area shelters overflow especially with kittens this time of year. My … Continue reading