Tag Archives: cats

My go-to, one-minute therapy for anxiety and depression.

This is an old video from 2007 showing two cats (they are both female, and both about ten years old at the time this video was made) having a “conversation.” The cats are not just adorable, but their trilling, purring, … Continue reading

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My new kitten Pocket.

I never posted about this, but last week our eleven month old kitten/almost cat Marley got hit by a car. I wasn’t going to replace him, but my daughter was heartbroken, so we talked about it and decided to get … Continue reading

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Music for cats.

The other day I received my copy of The Humane Society‘s magazine (All Animals), and read an article about a cellist, David Teie, who joined up with a team of animal psychologists to create a new form of music just … Continue reading

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The Boys and their tag team morning routine.

I have three cats.  BabyCat is my old girl, getting up there in years but as needy and neurotic as ever.  Then there are The Boys. Marley and Sheldon.   I may not have mentioned Marley before (named after Bob Marley), … Continue reading

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A cat named Bill.

I’m just so exhausted, worn down, frustrated, and livid over Net Neutrality being on the chopping block now, and Trump saying he believes a pedophile and sexual abuser (Roy Moore) over the 9 women who have come forward.   He thinks … Continue reading

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A cat’s day.

I’ve always been curious about what my tuxedo cat, Sheldon, does all day.  So my plan was to spend today just following him around taking pictures and then write a blog post about it. But Sheldon is camera-shy, and doesn’t … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Psychopaths, narcissists, and pets.

Originally posted on November 16, 2014 There’s been a lot written about the devastating effect psychopaths have on other people, but what about their pets? Do psychopaths even have enough empathy to keep pets? Unfortunately, yes they do. But for … Continue reading

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Buddies.

A rare moment between Sheldon and BabyCat, who usually avoid each other.   They’re enjoying their afternoon siesta.    

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Oh, to be a cat.

I watch my cat Sheldon snoozing peacefully on the bed. He’s worn out after several hours exploring outside. His sharp black and white coat blends in with the black and white pattern of the blanket he’s splayed out on. It’s … Continue reading

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Home from the vet.

Sheldon’s left cheek was swollen to the size of a golf ball, and I thought it might be an infected tooth.   I took him to the vet tonight and it turned out to be a puncture wound he must … Continue reading

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