Time spent with cats is never wasted. – May Sarton Friends, let’s keep poet Sarton’s words in mind. When you come home and bliss out with your cat, staring into space together, you are essentially meditating with the quintessential Zen master. Plus, research shows that your cat companionship is good for your health. On top […]
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Ever notice that a cat has a presence–a certain energy–in a room or home? Some animals have a very large presence. Years ago, when my cat Bastet had to live with my parents for a few months due to rental restrictions, a young friend who was visiting me commented, “It’s quiet without Bastet around.”
Many cats are more overweight and less healthy than their owners realize — I speak from experience here. But, I’m happy to report that the hidden cause of cat chubbiness is easy to remedy. It’s not really your fault, and it’s not your cat’s fault either. Most of us have made the mistake of assuming […]
Imagine a veterinarian and pet food expert realizing that her young cat has become overweight and has diabetes! How could this happen? It happened to Elizabeth Hodgkins, DVM and she intended to get to the bottom of it. What she discovered flew in the face of conventional cat food wisdom. But thank heavens she figure […]
Scratching your head in the cat food aisle? I’ve been there. In fact, I’ve become a bit obsessive about how to choose the best cat food. I hope the hours of research and time I put into it will help you–and your cat.