Easter Candy Caution for Pets

Easter candy fills the aisles at grocery stores these days. There are plenty of toys, too, including stuffed bunnies–a far better gift than real live rabbits that need special care. Here’s my yearly caution about Easter candy and other goodies … Continue reading

Why Cats Drool During Petting

Does your cat DROOL during petting? What’s up with that? I’m fortunate that Karma-Kat doesn’t do this, but for some cats, petting ends up drenching the cat AND the person. You both end up needing a bath, not that cats … Continue reading

How to Create A Cat Safe Christmas Tree

Cat safe Christmas tree? Is there any other kind? Last year was the first year we put up a Christmas tree since Karma-Kat joined the family. Our old girl, Seren-Kitty, had ignored the decorations for the past decade or so, … Continue reading

Cat Neatness Freaks: How & Why Cats Groom

We cherish the cat’s fastidious nature. But neatnik behavior goes beyond looking good. How and why cats groom impacts physical, emotional and social health. My Karma-Kat even tries to groom his best friend, Bravo-Dawg. The instinct starts during kittenhood and … Continue reading

What Is Holistic Pet Care?

What is holistic pet care? There are many names for offering traditional medicine for pets. Some call it alternative medicine or natural healing. But are there specific definitions, and is holistic pet care a good choice for your cats and … Continue reading