How to introduce new cat to your home?

I must have answered this question a million times, so I decide to put everything down in writing once and for all. A lot of first time cat parent imagine this – they adopt a cat from the shelter, they took the cat home, the cat will be overjoyed to have a new family. They will run straight into the home, jump around exploring, run back into … Continue reading How to introduce new cat to your home?

Cat Cafe: Nurri Kassikohvik – Tallinn, Estonia

Guys! I am now a contributor on the famous Katzenworld! My first post has just gone up! I had the pleasure to be invited last October to visit Nurri Kassikohvik – the cat cafe in Tallinn, Estonia. Not only I got to visit the cafe, I was also invited to give a talk on the subject of cat! Nurri Kassikohvik situates in a super handy city … Continue reading Cat Cafe: Nurri Kassikohvik – Tallinn, Estonia

The Travelling Cat: Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Lucan, Co. Dublin, 2012

Every year, hundreds of cats are being left behind when people relocate to another country. The Travelling Cat Project is a collective effort to demystify international cat travel. Hopefully, by sharing our stories, it will encourage people to relocate with their cat(s). We believe if you manage to move your personal belongings to a new country, you SHOULD BE able to move your cat(s) with you. For a full of … Continue reading The Travelling Cat: Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Lucan, Co. Dublin, 2012

Safety tips for your Feline Valentine

Happy Valentine’s Day! In celebrating human’s festivals, we tend to forget our furry friends are also affected by the festivities. Our friends at American SPCA has a few tips to remind all of us to think about our furry valentine when we celebrate Valentine’s Day. Each year our poison control experts see a rise in cases around February 14, many involving chocolate or lilies, a … Continue reading Safety tips for your Feline Valentine

Instant Catification – super simple cat tree/house thingy

Catification doesn’t need to cost you a fortune, nor does it need to take a lot of time. You don’t even need to be super handy! You just need to have some imagination…or the internet. Instead of 10-minute-yoga, 10-minute-cuisine, etc, today I am going to show you, da ta! 10-minute-catification Meet these two beautiful catstomers of mine – Piet and Raf, moved from Amsterdam to Dublin 2 … Continue reading Instant Catification – super simple cat tree/house thingy

International Cat Travel Packing List

Some time ago, I made a Quick Guide on International Cat Travel. I have made quite a complete list of the step by step guide from preparation to the actual travel day to arriving on the destination. However, I did also mention I wish I made a cat packing list, which I didn’t at the time. Today, I am going to share with you a pet … Continue reading International Cat Travel Packing List

Happy Chinese New Year! But why isn’t there year of the Cat?

Kung Hei Fat Choi! Happy Chinese New Year! It’s the 1st of January, 4715 in Chinese calendar year. Even though I have put the picture of the two cute cats here, but this year is actually the Year of Rooster. In fact, there is no year of the cat at all in Chinese Zodiac! Quite disappointing. One might wonder why, and there is actually a folklore … Continue reading Happy Chinese New Year! But why isn’t there year of the Cat?

Catification – Removable chair cover

Ok, this is not strictly catification in the sense that you are enriching the environment for the cats. It is a catification project for human so that if you are renting you will have a higher chance of getting your deposit back! Amber has kindly shared her project with us today. And I thought this is very valuable for those of us who are renting. … Continue reading Catification – Removable chair cover

Ikea products that make great cat items

Did you know there are lots of products at Ikea which are not meant to be for cats but make great cat products? They are reasonably priced and they will merge into your house decoration without screaming ‘cat stuff’! (Not that there is anything wrong with that!) Plus, since these items are not made for cats, it can serve other purposes too! 1. Step stools … Continue reading Ikea products that make great cat items