Karen Nichols is a Pet Industry Influencer, Publisher and Multimedia Designer in the San Francisco Bay Area.
She has over 15 years of experience in the Internet Industry as a User Experience Analyst and Interaction Design Consultant. She's blogged professionally for nine years, and is a respected expert in social media, web analytics, online branding and Wordpress design and development. She's a popular speaker at pet industry conferences.
In 2013, she won the BlogPaws social media awards for Best Cat Blog and Best video. In 2012, Karen won the Best Blog Design award for SkeezixTheCat.com. She was one of seven finalists in the national Purina Cat Chow Correspondent search in 2010. She has been a spokesperson for Friskies and judge of the 2012 "The Friskies" video contest, and a juror for the Internet Cat Video Festival.
Karen is a member of the Cat Writer's Association, Women in the Pet Industry, the IAABC, The Interactive Design Association and the North Bay Multimedia Association.
Today we are visiting Pierre, Newton and Ashton from the blog Sometimes Cats Herd You. Pull up a cushion and make yourself at home while they tell their story. Funny Farmer Felines: Please introduce yourselves and your human. Pierre: We are Pierre, Ashton, and Newton. Newton: Especially Newton! I’m seven years old. Pierre: *sigh* Do […]
We are pleased to have two dedicated Cat Scouts and their siblings with us for today’s interview. Timmy, Toby, Buddy, Rumpy, Mr. Buttons, Miss Fitz, and Einstein from the Timmy Tomcat & Furmaly blog. Funny Farmer Felines: Please introduce yourselves and your dad. Timmy: There is me, Timmy Tomcat; I am the top cat and […]
We want to wish you all a Merry Christmas or a Happy Hanukkah and a Happy New Year. We hope you are all blessed. We are purring for those who do not have a home or enjoy regular meals, whether a furry or a human. There are many who are depressed at this time of […]
Today we welcome Obi and his fun feline family from the blog Orange Boy Obi. It’s winter here so pull up a blanket and make yourself comfortable. Funny Farmer Felines: Please introduce yourselves and your family. Obi: I am Oberon Drake “Danger” Trax. I go by Obi to mah friends. I live wif my biological […]
After staging an unsuccessful last-minute write in campaign for the Alaskan senate, Stubbs the Cat has retired from his post as mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska. He’s the quintessential rough-and-tumble Alaskan, having survived a BB gun attack, falling into a deep fryer (fortunately, not hot at the time), a ride in a garbage truck out of […]
Um we drink the mom tea (bathwater) too. Is it really gross? Ok, well only BILLY drinks it because he is really kind of gross. Us Meezers only get into the tub when the mom gets out and the water is gone. Then we play. Our question though is this: Shouldn’t we be allowed to […]
As most of you know, a few months ago, my beloved Siamese, Mao, went to the Rainbow Bridge. In discussing what sort of cat to get next (via Rescue or Shelter), hubby was set on a Siamese. Although Buckaroo has Siamese/Oriental bloodlines, he doesn’t exhibit typical Siamese behavior, and I know hubby wanted to keep […]
Dear Max, So OK I might have climbed up the new Xmas tree. It’s all bright and shiny and spins around – I maybe couldn’t resist, but the woman caught it before it hit the ground. OK I might have also accidently cleared all of the Xmas stuff off the top of the piano. Nothing […]
For many of us, our cats are furry little people to whom we are bonded in extraordinary ways. Our conversations are full of references to our cats in much the same way as new parents and grandparents bombard anyone they encounter with baby stories. We don’t need scientific studies to prove to us that our […]
Mousebreath Media publishes Mousebreath Magazine which has an engaged following of passionate pet owners.
In addition to publishing, Mousebreath Media also provides consulting services for Wordpress design, migration and integration, expert evaluation of your blog for usability and SEO, and video production services.