Category Archives: Cat Behavior

10 WAYS TO “CAT” IN 2017

What makes cats so aloof and self-possessed when their human counterparts are chasing their tails just to get through the day? Cats know something we don’t, and they’re more than willing to teach us by their grand example. 1  No … Continue reading

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HOW TO PLAY WITH CATS

  Yes, there is a right way to play with cats. I know it’s so fun to whip that feather birdie back and forth in front of your cat, to land it on his head, to wind it around his … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS WITH CATS 2017: A ROCKY TRUCE

Christmas is different this year. Two beloved feline family members are gone and a new one has come. Little, the one remaining from what such a short time ago was a family of 4, dislikes her new brother, Oscar. To … Continue reading

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LUX: AN OFFICIAL (& NOT SO OFFICIAL) UPDATE

I’m happy to announce – finally – an update on Lux, Portland’s own 911 cat. As most of you know, 2 1/2 years ago, Lux frightened a couple with a baby into locking themselves in their bedroom and calling 911. … Continue reading

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CATS INDOORS!

     I belong to an email group that sends out notices for pets lost in my area. Included in the email is the option to share the notice on my  Facebook page, which I do. Each time I post the … Continue reading

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LUX – STILL GOOD

This month marked the 2-year anniversary of my experience with Lux, the cat whose family called 911 when he had an aggressive and threatening outburst after the baby pulled his tail. It was May 2, 2014 that I experienced one … Continue reading

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GOOD MORNING – WITH CATS!

  Tinkerbelle meows around my ankles, telling me it’s time to eat. “Coffee first,” I say. “Right meow!” says she, golden eyes blinking eagerly. Tink is joined by Little, the two black females ganging up on me. Shy Big Red … Continue reading

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Keep Your Pets Safe at Easter (reblogged)

Keep Your Pets Safe at Easter, reprinted from the Dove Lewis Newsletter, 03/23/16 It’s Pet Poison Prevention Week, and with Easter just around the bend, be sure to steer your furry family members away from floral décor and sweets. “With … Continue reading

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CAT’S PAW: COAXING THE 2ND DRAFT

CAT’S PAW, Book 3 of the Crazy Cat Lady mystery series is happening fast. Well, not that fast – I’m only on the 2nd draft. But I have a launch date in August, so I’m on it. Let’s see where … Continue reading

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BLACK♠CATS

we tried to be good ♠ but ♠ we got bored Source: BLACK♠CATS

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