Category Archives: Cats

8 of the Most Common Mistakes Cat Owners Make (And How to Solve Them) KATZENWORLD

I am reblogging an article from the Katzenworld Blogsite that I found most informative. In 8 of the Most Common Mistakes Cat Owners Make (And How to Solve Them), cat aficionado Marc-Andre gets right to the heart of issues common … Continue reading

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#RememberMeThursday: LIGHT UP THE WORLD FOR ORPHAN PETS

Today is Remember Me Thursday! On September 23, 2021, let’s get the entire world talking about pet adoption. Tweet, tag, post and share the beauty and life-saving significance of pet adoption on social media. Let’s honor the 1+ million orphan … Continue reading

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CHARACTER SPOTLIGHT: BLAZE from Ghost Cat of Ocean Cove

Dear, sweet Blaze—a tuxedo cat of fine distinction! In my new cozy mystery, Ghost Cat of Ocean Cove, Blaze is the feline companion who has accompanied septuagenarian Camelia Collins on her move from the city of Portland to Ocean Cove, … Continue reading

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Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon – Catio Tour 2021

Source: insKatzenworld Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon – Catio Tour 2021 I couldn’t have put it better myself. That’s why I’m reblogging a post from UK cat blogger Katzenworld! I love that our little corner of the world (Portland) is … Continue reading

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CAT PICTURES: A LOOK BACK

My phone is full of them. So is my computer. Cat photos! I can’t stop taking another and another and another…! But what about all those I took before? The ones from years ago? Those cats are no longer with … Continue reading

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HOW WE GRIEVE

For Bear, Roman, Gracie, and all the others, gone too soon. It is in our nature as humans to dismiss death until it stands up and hits us in the face. Yet there is no escaping it. These past few … Continue reading

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Not All Mothers Have Human Babies

Happy Mother’s Day, no matter who your babies are. Mother’s Day can be a difficult time for a lot of people: those of us who have lost a mother, those who have lost a child, those who have not been … Continue reading

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LUX: A LOOK BACK AFTER 7 YEARS

Seven years ago today was the beginning of an amazing adventure. If you lived in Portland Oregon, or anywhere else that got news on the internet, you may remember Lux the 911 cat who made the headlines when he scared … Continue reading

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HOW MUCH DOES THAT FREE KITTEN COST?

Here is the most complete, informative, humorous, kind, and well-written article I’ve seen about the real cost of a cat. Written for the Fear Free Happy Homes website, Ramona D. Marek, MS Ed gives you everything you need to know … Continue reading

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The Story of Jaimz, a cat Abandoned

Read my story of Jaimz, my current foster cat, reblogged from the Katzenworld site.

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