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GIVEAWAY: Amazon Prime 1-Yr Membership from Tidy Cats #ad
[ 7 ] November 17, 2016 |

GIVEAWAY: Amazon Prime 1-Yr Membership from Tidy Cats #ad

Yesterday, we hosted an Amazon Giveaway of two Tidy Cats Direct litter systems. (Giveaway is still open, just click to see if you’re a winner!) Today, courtesy of Tidy Cats, we’re giving away a one-year Amazon Prime membership. Tidy Cats Direct is a revolutionary new disposable litter box system that’s delivered to your doorstep. Just […]

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GIVEAWAY: Tidy Cats Direct Disposable Litter System! #spons
[ 1 ] November 16, 2016 |

GIVEAWAY: Tidy Cats Direct Disposable Litter System! #spons

Tidy Cats Direct is a revolutionary new disposable litter box system, and we’re hosting a giveaway for two Tidy Cats Direct boxes and an Amazon Prime Membership, courtesy of Tidy Cats! Meet Tidy Cats Direct The only thing worse than scooping cat litter is scrubbing out the box every week. It’s a crappy job, right? […]

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Insanely Fugly Cat Sweater: $4500
[ 3 ] November 15, 2016 |

Insanely Fugly Cat Sweater: $4500

I’m no fashion plate, as anyone who knows me can attest. But isn’t it just a little bit insane to pay $4500 for the fugliest cat sweater EVER? And never mind the stripes and plaid: didn’t your mom ever caution you about wearing cats and dogs in the same ensemble? Nope, she doesn’t look too […]

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Ask Max Monday: Vote NO on Balloons
[ 5 ] November 14, 2016 |

Ask Max Monday: Vote NO on Balloons

hay max i herd you no evrything, so i haff an impurrtunt thing to ask. i just came to liv at a noo place. it’s nice. my brudder livs heer. i lived in a kupple udder places beefore this one cuz nobuddy wunts to giv blak cats furever homes. my brudder sez they’ll keep me, […]

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Time to Get Your Turkey On, Kittehs!
[ 3 ] November 11, 2016 |

Time to Get Your Turkey On, Kittehs!

Did I hear a “Gobble Gobble”? Turkey Day is just around the corner, so you’re running out of time to get your turkey on. We’ve combed the interwebs for the best Turkey Costumes so you won’t be caught all nekkid on the big day. Click any image for purchase info. Pilgrim Girl cat costume $45 […]

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PBS’s The Story of Cats: Watch Ep 2
[ 0 ] November 10, 2016 |

PBS’s The Story of Cats: Watch Ep 2

In the second part of The Story of Cats, we discover how cats first crossed from Asia into North America and how they went on to become the top predators of the continent. Today there are 13 feline species in the Americas – from the mighty jaguar, to the urban mountain lion, to the curious […]

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Ask Max Monday: Kitty Kolor 101
[ 5 ] November 7, 2016 |

Ask Max Monday: Kitty Kolor 101

Max, we teecht da hooman to fech. She almos got it figgert owt. She fro da mousie, we watch. She fro it agin and stare at us. We do nuffin. She run affer it. We watch. She get it, she say “here! ketch, kitties!” She fro it, we watch. What uvver triks can we teech […]

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RIP Jeter Harris
[ 9 ] November 4, 2016 |

RIP Jeter Harris

Da Grate Jeter Harris made his way to the Rainbow Bridge this week, and I am devastated. I last saw Jeter three weeks ago. I’ve stayed at his house many times, but he’d always been wary of me. If I was lucky, if I got up in the middle of the night to pee he’d […]

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PBS’s The Story of Cats: View Ep 1 Here!
[ 0 ] November 4, 2016 |

PBS’s The Story of Cats: View Ep 1 Here!

There’s new MUST-SEE-TV, and you can watch the entire first episode here! PBS is airing a new two-part miniseries, The Story of Cats, and it is breathtaking. In the first episode, we discover how the first cats arose in the forests of Asia, how they spread across the continent, and later came to conquer Africa. […]

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Shop Cats of New York GIVEAWAY
[ 1 ] November 1, 2016 |

Shop Cats of New York GIVEAWAY

No, sorry. We’re not giving away the cats, just the runaway best seller, Shop Cats of New York, a photo essay book by the inimitable and terminally fabulous Tamar Arslanian. You know Tamar–she’s the comic genius behind I Have Cat, a blog chronicling a cat-loving singleton’s life in NYC.  Her charming new book tells the stories […]

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Ask Max Monday: HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!
[ 3 ] October 31, 2016 |

Ask Max Monday: HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!

Max…. So, this foster kitten showed back up. He was here this spring when his momma popped him out and then he grew up (sorta – as big as they get around here before they leave) and mom said he wasn’t adopted and got snotty and now he is back here. Mom swears it is […]

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10 Cat Bling Pins You Can’t Live Without
[ 0 ] October 29, 2016 |

10 Cat Bling Pins You Can’t Live Without

Santa Claus in comin’ to town in a couple of months and here are ten pieces of cat bling you must put on your wishlist. The best part? Most of them are $10 or less. Click any photo to go to the product page. (Prices subject to change without notice.) This cat is proud of […]

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Take Quick/Easy Action to Save Pets from Domestic Violence #spons
[ 1 ] October 28, 2016 |

Take Quick/Easy Action to Save Pets from Domestic Violence #spons

34% of residents at the Urban Resource Institute (URI), a group of domestic violence shelters in New York, report that partners harmed their pets while they were in an abusive relationship. As many as 48 percent of domestic violence victims stay in abusive situations because they don’t want to leave their pet behind.* They fear […]

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Texas Library Cat: You’re Fired!
[ 7 ] October 27, 2016 |

Texas Library Cat: You’re Fired!

Whisper, a library cat in Mabank, a town 54 miles southeast of Dallas, has been unceremoniously fired, and residents are working a petition to get her reinstated. The city of Mabank recently took over management of the Tri-County Library after 25 years in private hands and promptly gave Whisper the boot. Like many feline librarians, […]

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St Louis Children’s Hospital Kids are Better with Pets! #letslivebig #spons
[ 0 ] October 26, 2016 |

St Louis Children’s Hospital Kids are Better with Pets! #letslivebig #spons

Emotional support pets can help close the gap between despair and wellness. Research  shows that spending time with pets can reduce pain, anxiety, depression and fatigue in people with a wide range of health issues, and those staying in long-term care facilities. At Purina’s Better with Pets summit in New York last week, we learned how passion […]

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Ask Max Monday: Come Saturday Morning It’s Time To Put A Sock In It
[ 7 ] October 24, 2016 |

Ask Max Monday: Come Saturday Morning It’s Time To Put A Sock In It

Hay Max, they got my bro to come liv with us!!!!! This has bin the best week of my life! But why is it that Banzai looks like me and is NOT my bro, but my reel bro is blak! Banzai sez its cuz my mom was a ho. Shood I beet Banzai up? Naw, […]

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5 Reasons You Should Eat Bugs #spons #betterwithpets
[ 4 ] October 22, 2016 |

5 Reasons You Should Eat Bugs #spons #betterwithpets

Jimminy Cricket! Would You Eat Bugs? Admittedly, a stupid question. Most cats eat bugs all the time. I think flies make up half of Reno’s caloric intake. But when it comes to buying pet food, few people would purchase food with bugs in it. And that’s going to change. This week I was the guest […]

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Feral Ratinators to the Rescue!
[ 0 ] October 21, 2016 |

Feral Ratinators to the Rescue!

Feral cats are keeping New York City’s infamous rats in check. The NYC Feral Cat Initiative is training about 6000 volunteers to trap members of wild cat colonies that have become a nuisance or been threatened by construction, then spay or neuter and vaccinate them with the goal of returning them to their home territories. To […]

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Ask Max Monday: It Does Too Freaking Rain Here
[ 21 ] October 17, 2016 |

Ask Max Monday: It Does Too Freaking Rain Here

Max, you sure have a way of cheering up our peeps! We cats should rule the world (maybe with dogs as a back-up). We’ve heard about the wood chuck, but WHAT, EXACTLY, is chucking (other than the up-kind)?! Well, I know a lady named Charlie and her husband calls her Chuck, so I’m thinking it […]

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Celebrating Tripper on Ntl Feral Cat Day
[ 5 ] October 16, 2016 |

Celebrating Tripper on Ntl Feral Cat Day

Tripper is a Feral Success Story. About eleven years ago I spotted a young brown tabby in the brush bordering the park in our back yard. He would tiptoe up to our deck and cadge food that we’d left out for another feral cat we had at the time. Feral cats are common in our […]

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