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Tips for Moving with Cats: Timeline + Checklist

I used to live with a cat who would cry all night for the first four nights at a new home. He howled like he was getting a root canal  - it was awful! Over the years, I eventually discovered how to make moving cats an easier experience. Beyond preventing distress, there are serious risks to […]

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Preventing Deadly Feline Kidney and Urinary Disease with a Simple Cat Food Choice

This post sums up vital information that cannot be repeated often enough…
In a cat longevity survey I did, at least 80% of the cats who lived for over twenty years had wet food as a regular part of their diet. (They ate it several times per week, though not always exclusively. Some had dry food in addition to wet food.)

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Cat food FAQ and update

As it turns out, the cat food universe changes and expands almost as fast as the number of questions I get about cat food grows each day. The time has come for Frequently Asked Questions! What do you think of  _{fill in the blank}_ pet food company?  As much as I wish it were as […]

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Incurable to Cancer-Free in One Year: How Nate-the-Cat Survived High Grade Lymphoma

Like so many cancer stories, this not a simple one. It involves conventional treatments that don’t work out, but it ends with natural treatments and a happy cat! This story is a big deal to me because I lost a cat to high-grade (large cell) intestinal lymphoma. While low-grade lymphoma is more treatable, cats are […]

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Making decisions when your cat has a health crisis

A few years back, I was in a long work meeting when I got the vet’s call. I stepped outside to take it. On hearing what he had to say, I slid my back down a wall and tried to steady myself. I had never received such awful news. I believed these things didn’t happen […]

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