How Do Cats Communicate?

Have you ever wondered, without speech, how do cats communicate? Though they don’t talk, they do seem to be able to make their wishes known to others of their kind. After Lucinda’s column on cat philosophy a few days ago, I started thinking about the ways cats get their ideas across. What I realized was…


A Cat Philosophy, by Lucinda the Literate Cat

Hello, two-legged readers. You are reading the latest writing endeavors from Lucinda, the literate cat. My CCL (Cantankerous Cat Lady) came to me, agitated, and asked if I could write a special column this week to help her out. She’s embarking on the second month of her Super Affiliate Challenge, and is short on time….


Who Is Grumpy Cat?

On May 14, 2019, Grumpy Cat died at home due to complications from a UTI. She was seven years old. Tabatha Bundeson, owner, together with family members Bryan and Crystal, say they are unimaginably heart-broken that their kitty has crossed the Rainbow Bridge. So, who is Grumpy Cat? Her real name is Tardar Sauce. She…


Need Cat-themed Gifts? Try These.

There are many occasions when we need a gift. If you are looking specifically for cat-themed gifts, look no further. I’m adding a new feature to this website. At regular intervals — probably once a month — I will post a small collection of new gift items featuring cats for you to peruse. I’ll search…


LETTERS TO LUCINDA 4: Cat Behavior Solutions

Hello, two-leggeds. Lucinda the literate cat is here, with another edition of cat behavior solutions. This week I will tackle the problem of inappropriate bathroom issues. Why do some cats refuse to use their litter box? What are the reasons for this behavior? Our first letter comes from a Mrs. Dempsey, who has asked for…


Would You Like To Learn About Javanese Cats?

Javanese cats, like their Balinese relatives, are playful, devoted, and very talkative. They will let you know their cat thoughts on life, love, and their dinner bowl. All these breeds that are Siamese relatives seem to have that quality — they tell you whatever is on their cat mind, and expect you to understand. Though…


10 More Strange Facts About Cats

Here is another collection of strange facts about cats for you to enjoy. What interesting little creatures! It is my belief that there is a lot more to a cat than meets the eye. They are definitely unique. This collection is part of a larger one called 101 Interesting Cat Facts, written by Karin Lehnardt….


Lucinda Reviews More Super Cat Tales

Welcome, two-leggeds. It’s Lucinda the literate cat. As you know if you read my recent column, my CCL is involved in a very time-consuming venture, and has appointed me to be her assistant editor for the year to help her out. She recently said to me, “Lucinda, we need a new book review. Would you…


More Stories From The Cat Writer’s Association

Enjoy reading stories about some more wonderful Cat Writer’s Association writers/members. In this post you will read about six more talented ladies. There are some cute pictures in this selection. If you like these stories, be sure to leave a comment at the end. If you would like to contact an author to learn more…


How To Leash Train A Cat

If your inside cat is pining to go out and you are afraid for him because of the dangers, why not leash train him? If you teach him to accept a harness and a leash, you can take him out for walks, allowing him to be outside and safe. However, it is not always easy…