I have moved with my cat Larm Larm 6 times in the past 14 years. And that includes two international travels from Hong Kong to Paris, and Paris to Dublin. Altogether, we have travelled over 10,000 km together. So I think I know quite a bit about moving with cats. Today, I am going to share with you some tips on how to make the … Continue reading Cat tips – how to prepare your move with your cat
It’s that time of the year again! Every year, there are so many tragic stories in the media about people leaving their dogs in their cars. Yes, we are cat lovers, but we are animal lovers first and foremost. Cat Man has designed this poster to help educate the public to NEVER leave your dog (or cats if they are travelling with you) in the … Continue reading Your car is too hot!
When I heard from Jerico Matarazzo from Equality Empires talking about a cat game that can help actual cats, I was really curious. After he explained me the whole concept, I realise it is such a smart idea! Cat Climb Time is a game for humans but have cats in it. And this is a cat game that makes a difference to actual real cats in … Continue reading Cat Climb Time – A cat game that help real cats!
There is a huge housing crisis in Dublin at the moment, which is horrible. However, cat people have always had difficult time finding accommodation in a lot of places around the world. Some cities are more pet friendly than the other, but Dublin….oh my goodness, it’s notoriously hard to find accommodation when if you are a pet person. But that’s crazy, because we all know pet … Continue reading Why pet people are great tenants
Those of you guys who have been reading my blog for a while knows I have travelled with my cat Larmlarm for over 10,000 km. With my cat sitting clients, a lot of them being foreigners working in Dublin, I have met close to 100 families who have done international travel with their cat(s) as well. As a result, I am very passionated about cat … Continue reading The ARK Pet Oasis at JFK
First of all, just to get this out of the way. I LOVE BEING A CAT SITTER. I do. I love my life style, I love my human customers, I love my cat customers, I love that I am doing something I am passionate about every day to the point that I never feel like I am working. But having said that, I am sick of … Continue reading Pros and cons of being a cat sitter
Hey! I am so excited to announce that The Purrfect Job is being listed as the top 30 independent cat blog by the amazing Tuxedo Cat blog! If you like reading cat blogs, click on the badge and check out the rest of the list, lots of great recommendations! I would particularly like to urge you to read the information about tuxedo cat on the Tuxedo … Continue reading The Purrfect Job got an award!
I was very tempted to put a cute cat photos with Easter decoration in the background for this post. But then I realise if I do that, I won’t be doing what I preach. So instead, I put a vintage cat postcard here. Because yes, a lot of the Easter decoration is actually safety hazard to cats so before you get ready to your Easter … Continue reading Easter safety tips for cats
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!