Posts Tagged “Cats”

Best Selling Cat Author Offering a Three Book Giveaway

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Best Selling Cat Author Offering a Three Book Giveaway

In celebration of Adopt A Cat Month (no matter what age cat you love), I’m hosting a cat book give-away of paw-tographed copies of THREE CAT BOOKS ($60 value): Complete Kitten Care Cat Facts: The Pet Parent’s A-to-Z Home Care Encyclopedia Complete Care for Your Aging Cat.   Yes, these are physical books and I’m…

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Poll- Should the Retail Sale of Dogs and Cats be Illegal Statewide-State by State?

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Poll- Should the Retail Sale of Dogs and Cats be Illegal Statewide-State by State?

  Do you support making the retail sale of dogs and cats on a state level illegal?   Tweet

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Road-Tripping With Cats? Yes, It Can Be Done

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Road-Tripping With Cats? Yes, It Can Be Done

  by JaneA Kelley   Are you planning a road trip vacation this summer? Why not bring your cat!   A few years ago, I drove across the country with my cats. You may think this experience was something like the Ninth Circle of Hell, but the truth is, it was pretty easy.  That was…

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Podcast-New Research Cures Feline Genetic Blindness and Other Genetic Diseases

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Podcast-New Research Cures Feline Genetic Blindness and Other Genetic Diseases

  In this podcast, Dr. Leslie Lyons of the College of Vet. Medicine, Missouri shares with us her groundbreaking research into DNA identification of defective/mutative genes to cure genetic diseases in cats with gene therapy.  It is a fascinating discussion that sounds like a sci fi movie, but it is very real. The show starts…

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Little Burrito is one of the rarest cats in the world

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Little Burrito is one of the rarest cats in the world

by Robert Hudson   Little Burrito is a healthy little kitty, full of energy and fearless curiosity. Burrito is a very special kitty that many people have never seen before. What makes Burrito so special? Burrito is a BOY.   You see Burrito is what is known as a tortoiseshell, a genetic mutation that combines two…

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CatCon Announces Tickets On Sale, Talent Lineup For 2017

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CatCon Announces Tickets On Sale, Talent Lineup For 2017

Talent includes Ian Somerhalder, Lil BUB and More   LOS ANGELES, May 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Tickets go on sale Tuesday, May 2nd, for CatCon®, the only cat-centric, pop culture convention in the world. Tickets can be purchased at catconworldwide.com. In addition, CatCon worked with the comedy duo Koo Koo Kanga Roo, to create this…

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Elfie and Gimli: Two Dwarfs with Big Hearts

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Elfie and Gimli: Two Dwarfs with Big Hearts

  Elfie & Gimli are two kitty siblings with dwarfism rescued from a shelter in Alberta, Canada. Their goal is to promote animal rescue and adoption!   Elfie & Gimli were surrendered to a shelter, along with their normally proportioned mother, due to their delayed mental and physical development. There were 5 kittens in the…

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Does Your Dog or Cat Have a Drinking Problem?

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Does Your Dog or Cat Have a Drinking Problem?

Is your dog or cat drinking more than normal? Have you noticed your cat suddenly drinking from the tap or your dog drinking out of the toilet? If so, the cause could be a significant underlying disease…. In this post, Laura Du Pre, Veterinary Surgeon and Clinical Director of leading Yorkshire based vets Calder Vets,…

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Podcast-How Your Child May Be a PEP Ambassador for Pet Welfare

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Podcast-How Your Child May Be a PEP Ambassador for Pet Welfare

Erica Falbaum, CEO of PEP joins us. “PEP! The Pet Education Project is turning kids into animal heroes by teaching respect and responsibility for their pets! With over 6,000 animals euthanized daily in the United States, it’s my mission to educate kids on the 5 Steps to a Happy and Healthy Pet! I’ve created PEP!…

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February is Pet Dental Health Month

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February is Pet Dental Health Month

  Preventive oral care is not only necessary for pets, it’s also a financially sound choice for pet owners. In 2016, the average claim amount for pet teeth cleaning and polishing was $178. In contrast, the average claim amount for treating dental-related disease was $214. Periodontal disease accounted for the most dental pet insurance claims…

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