I was pondering this matter the other day; the obsession humans have with altering aesthetics of an animal to appeal to them that “little bit more.” Why is it deemed necessary? Surely, cats have always had an appeal and charm…

This time, I’m covering the Sureflap microchip cat flap; which in our house has proved somewhat invaluable. Originally, the cats that shared my home had a standard flap. This was fine until other peoples cats got wind of the copious…

It’s getting to that time of year again that UK feline rescues dread….Kitten season. Although, in the UK there’s no specific time of year that cats seem to procreate, there is a time of year more kittens are produced. The…

As mentioned on the home page, I’ll sometimes post about items available related to cat care, giving my view on how useful , effective or simply how fun they are to the cats that share my home. I’ve decided the…

I was speaking to a friend fairly recently (who I met through my love of cats, naturally…) and we were discussing her little minx of a kitten cat who was at that time busily batting a toy around so it…

  The number of feline breeders in the UK is rising, intentionally as well as unintentionally. This is having a massive impact on the rescues all over the country; who are doing their best to help as many cats as…

For some years now I’ve been involved with various rescues throughout the UK giving media assistance to raise awareness of their organisations.  I’ve also been known to help with private rehomes, ensuring all the checks are done so cats go…

A lot of people notice cats in their immediate area, and assume they live somewhere. I know I did for a long time. Then an extremely nervous black and white cat appeared in my garden one day, and it was…

  There have been some remarkable advances in the care of cats, and the awareness of their psychological needs is  growing all the time. There are some people however, who still adhere to old wives tales and myths that can…

Recently, I’ve been talking to a lot of people about introducing new cats to their homes. Most of the homes already have resident felines and it’s an interesting thing to find that people will say they would prefer their newcomer…