Ask a Cat Mom: “Why does my cat chew on wires?”

Ask a Cat Mom: “Why does my cat chew on wires?”

Q: "Is it normal for my cat to chew on inedible things like wires, cords, and blenders? No seriously he chewed up my Vitamix and I can’t use it anymore. What does this mean? Why does he chew on stuff that shouldn’t be enticing to a cat? Even worse, I can’t get him to stop [...]

Rest Easy, Norman

Rest Easy, Norman

Norman, my dad's cat, recently passed away. As my mom was declining, she would mention how much she missed having a cat, and the rest of the family agreed that it would be a great comfort for her. I think my dad was hesitant because of the extra care and work that comes with a [...]

Ask a Cat Mom: “Why do cats purr?”

Ask a Cat Mom: “Why do cats purr?”

Anyone who has ever been around a cat is familiar with "purring" -- that strange yet charming vibrational sensation. Why do cats purr? The answer may surprise you -- nobody knows for sure! Despite conductive research and modern scientific understanding, a cat's purr remains a true mystery to this day. There are many "theories" behind [...]

My Dream CAT HOTEL!

My Dream CAT HOTEL!

With so many dog hotels, I would really like to see more cat hotels too. They are increasing in popularity, but still rare. And most cat boarding services do not provide the same luxuries as dog hotels do. While cats are more independent than dogs, and can more easily take care of themselves, most people [...]