Do you know about cats and overgrooming? I certainly do. When I picked up my 15-year-old cat, Pogo, at the shelter nine months ago, he had a number of health issues, one being very obvious. What Is Overgrooming? He had pulled all the fur off his stomach and in lines down his legs. He had … Read more Cats And Overgrooming
Black cats are a tradition in my family. Though I have shared my household with a variety of cats of different colors, most often I’ve had a black cat. I became curious — What is the symbolism of a black cat? Black cats are not a specific breed. Rather, they have genetically produced black fur … Read more What Is The Symbolism Of A Black Cat?
TRANSCRIPT OF VIDEO TEXT If you’d like to read along while you watch this little video, feel free to do so. That way you won’t miss a single word. Hi, there! It’s your cantankerous cat lady, Fran. For my other website, https://build2winaffiliates.com, I am learning to make screencast videos. I decided to practice by … Read more I’ve Had A Life Filled With Cats
Since I love cats, I answer a lot of questions for Quora about our feline friends. Recently, I answered a query from a woman who could not understand why her daughter was still grieving over a cat who died recently. “After all, it’s just a cat,” she concluded. Her attitude continues to bother me, because … Read more I Love Cats — Can You Tell?
Hello, all. Lucinda the literate cat here, with an unusual story. My CCL (Cantankerous Cat Lady) took me to meet her friend, Kate Boesser. Kate introduced me to two of her animal family: Star, a black donkey, and Anna, a little white donkey. Those two really scared me at first glance because they are so … Read more Lucinda Meets Anna, A Little White Donkey
Hello, readers, from Lucinda, your literate cat. My CCL (Cantankerous Cat Lady) has asked me to write a post called “Christmas From The Cat’s Point Of View,” just to let you know what we cats think of your Christmas holiday. First of all, “holiday” is not a cat idea. We are not inclined to take … Read more Christmas From The Cat’s Point Of View
You are invited to read my seventh post introducing Cat Writers’ Association members to you. In this post, you will meet four more talented members of the organization. If you wish to purchase any of the books listed by these authors, please let me know in the comment section below this post, and I will … Read more Enjoy Reading Cat Writers’ Association #7
Are you owned by a cat? If so, perhaps you already realize that if you need to learn persistence, you will be successful if you copy the cat. Your remarkable cat understands the importance of persistence, and will use the technique often to his great advantage. For example, how does your cat wake you up … Read more To Learn Persistence, Copy The Cat
Do you feed or offer shelter to stray cats in your area? Have you wondered how to care for feral cats in winter? Can they even survive in extreme weather conditions? What can you do to help? There are two basic needs you can help provide. One is a snug shelter where they can get … Read more How To Care For Feral Cats In Winter