Category Archives: Cats

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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A RARE CASE OF EXTREME PODODERMATITIS

On November 10th, Barry was adopted into a family home. He now has a 17-year-old brother who isn’t thrilled, at least not yet. Barry spent his first night getting into all his new people’s things, including some fly paper! Join … Continue reading

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HAPPY (ALMOST) NATIONAL CAT DAY 2020!

For the past several years, I’ve released my Crazy Cat Lady cozy mysteries on or around National Cat Day*, and this year is no exception. Tomorrow, the 29th of October, 2020 will see the official launch of Cat Conundrum, 7th … Continue reading

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Light Up The World For Orphan Pets

Changing just one mind can save a life, September 24, 2020. It’s Remember Me Thursday, the day we get the entire world talking about pet adoption. Today, unite with pet-lovers around the world to shine a light on orphan pets … Continue reading

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