Gus And Sisters Sunflower And Venus

Together in the womb and out and emblematic of the tight relationships mammals often form.  Grandson Gus loves these guys of course; when he was over this morning, he built this temporary nest for them on my office...

Cool Pet Store Chain

My brother moved to Vancouver, Washington, and visited a pet store operated by a company with the improbable name Mud Bay.  It’s a chain of pet stores on the west coast with an unusually animal-centered attitude. Have a look at https://mudbay.com.

Focused On Harmony

Cat claws are beautiful and necessary but also fun and rewarding to exercise and sharp.  Having been around cats my entire life I know they enjoy digging into things.  This can cause problems when the target is a nicely upholstered chair or a smooth wood door frame....

Training Often Necessary

For years I’ve told people that cat behavior fits under a classic Bell Curve when it comes to clawing Natural Scratch.  Some have told me their cats went for the post while it was being assembled; others have said their cats ignored the post and clawed a nearby...