I know some people call them feral cats, but the new and more positive terminology is ‘community cats’. The concept of community cats is this. There are cats who don’t like to live with human due to their genetic pre-deposition or lack of early exposure to human. However, they could live a healthy and happy life outside as long as they are neutered, fed and … Continue reading Why do we need community cats?
In the cat behaviour world, we know that cat flaps can sometimes be the source of anxiety for cats. Of course, cat flap is a very handy for cats to go in and out by themselves. However, other cats can also come in and out by themselves. These days, a lot of cat flaps work with microchip so this prevent other cats from coming in. … Continue reading Catification – a ‘Mud Room’ for the cat flap, integrated into the kitchen!
I personally think every cat lover should have an automatic feeder. They are handy for various reasons… If you are late home – If your cat needs to be fed on specific time and you know you are going to be late home that day, automatic feeder can save you the trouble to run home After work event – Same as above if you have commitments after … Continue reading Why should every cat lover have an automatic feeder? Ultimate feeders comparison!
Today, we got a submission from one of the followers of this blog! Meet Kitty, the lucky cat who has her own private bathroom! Look! Such a smart idea! Simply put a cat flap into a storage area under the staircase, all the suppliers are also neatly organised in the ‘bathroom’. Not only Kitty can get much needed privacy when using the litter tray, this arrangement … Continue reading Catification – cat private bathroom under staircase!
I know people around the world are busy celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day today. In fact, it’s one of the worst days of the year for cat sitters due to traffic disruption in town. However, something else keeps me happy today! Did you know that today, March 17 is also St Gertrude’s Day. And shes the PATRON SAINT OF CATS!! Happy St Gertrude’s Day to you … Continue reading Happy Saint Gertrude’s Day!
If you are a cat lover, the chance is you have already heard of Kunkush – the famous rescue cat and his miraculous reunion with his family. Today, another miracle happened. One of the cat lovers I know happen to know his foster family in Berlin and Emma the foster mom agrees to chat with us! If you haven’t heard of him yet, here is a … Continue reading A chat with Kunkush’s foster family
Well, I love cats and I do live in Ireland. Imagine my shock when I find out there is an album of Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers! Since Saint Patrick’s Day is coming up soon, I thought it would be great timing to review this album! The album is by the Irish American musician Marc Gunn. I have spoken to him briefing on email … Continue reading Review: Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers
I saw this campaign run by the An Garda Síochána recently and I thought I need to mention something pet sitter does that you might not be aware of. Yes, hiring a pet sitter is also very effective crime prevention measure. We are trained to keep an eye on your property. If there is any suspicious things in your house, e.g. windows have been moved, objects … Continue reading Pet sitter cares for your house too!
I saw this amazing catification project last spring when I was in Tallinn. This devoted cat lover has built a cat stair so that his/her cat can go back up to the house. Notice there is also a cat box with a cat bed inside so in case they are not home, the cat has some shelter while waiting for the human to come home. Such … Continue reading Catification – outdoor cat stairs, Tallinn
Since becoming a human parent, I discovered not only baby and cat can cohabit very happily, but a lot of baby items are actually super handy for cat use too! Over the years, I have been sharing these tips with my customers. As a result, you will find a lot of these baby items at the home of a lot of my customers who don’t … Continue reading Baby items that are great for cat use!