Category: Lifestyle

Holistic Select: Nomilicious Cat Food for Digestive Health
[ 1 ] November 20, 2014 |

Holistic Select: Nomilicious Cat Food for Digestive Health

Kittehs, would you believe me if I told you that a healthy cat food existed that was good for you AND nomilicious? Banzai, Buckaroo and Tripper recently had the opportunity to try out the Holistic Select line of cat food. It's a natural cat food that offers a complete digestive balance system so that the […]

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Cozy Cat Slippers Purrfect for Hocking up Hairballs in
[ 0 ] November 18, 2014 |

Cozy Cat Slippers Purrfect for Hocking up Hairballs in

It must be a sin to covet a pair of cat slippers this much. (Santa, are you listening?) They are a lovely rosy burgundy color (the winter version of pink) and are purrfect for lounging by a crackling fire. The wool and felt blend upper will last furever. I really like the antislip rubber sole […]

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GIVEAWAY: Catification Book and Insulated Kitty Noms Bag
[ 6 ] November 12, 2014 |

GIVEAWAY: Catification Book and Insulated Kitty Noms Bag

Cat People often encounter a sticky wicket when trying to convince their significant others to "catify" the house. My hubby doesn't want a house that looks like it could reek of cat pee. You know what he means: ragged blue carpet cat towers, slouchy beds, bright blue litter boxes and Sticky Paws over every square inch […]

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Happy Halloween, Kittehs! Listen Up!
[ 1 ] October 31, 2014 |

Happy Halloween, Kittehs! Listen Up!

  What cat doesn't love Halloween, the holiday that starts and ends with TREATS!?! Unfortunately, the ASPCA is aiming to put a damper on your fun with the following safety guidelines. So, convince your people to give you a can o' tuna, a bag of Party Mix, and go hide in a closet until the […]

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Shelters Get $75,000 in Ovitrol® X-Tend Flea & Tick Spot On® Flea Treatment
[ 0 ] October 30, 2014 |

Shelters Get $75,000 in Ovitrol® X-Tend Flea & Tick Spot On® Flea Treatment

Fleas suck. Given the opportunity, they can suck a kitten dry, killing it in very short order. And we’ve just entered the peak season for fleas. I always thought that summer was the worst flea season, but in fact. the number of autumn fleas can be up to 70% greater than summer's. Long ago, I […]

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Lagerfeld Debuts Cat Line of Handbags + Accessories
[ 0 ] October 12, 2014 |

Lagerfeld Debuts Cat Line of Handbags + Accessories

If you’re a cat-hating fashionista, these are hard times for you. First Charlotte Olympia sold a pair of cat-embroidered flats to basically everyone in the fashion industry, then Taylor Swift started toting around her cat, Olivia Benson, on her arm. Now, Karl Lagerfeld has emblazoned a new line of bags, clothes and accessories with a […]

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Cat Watch 2014 Misses the Mark. Cats are Not Lone Wolves.
[ 5 ] October 7, 2014 |

Cat Watch 2014 Misses the Mark. Cats are Not Lone Wolves.

Cat Watch 2014 is the second Horizon cat experiment in the U.K. It documents the behavior of cats when they think we’re not watching. It’s a followup to last year’s experiment, The Secret Life of Cats, that attached GPS trackers and cat cams to 50 cats in a Surrey village, then followed their activity. This year, the […]

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Catdance Film Festival Now Open for Entries
[ 0 ] September 11, 2014 |

Catdance Film Festival Now Open for Entries

Buckaroo is still licking his wounds over his Fainting Goat Cat video not making it to the finals of a recent cat video contest despite pandering to the sponsors and doing some damned fine stunt cat work. He lost to a bunch of lame Vines. So he was very excited to see that Fresh Step […]

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Tsk, Tsk, Tsk: Trash those Ticks with One Quick Spritz
[ 3 ] September 9, 2014 |

Tsk, Tsk, Tsk: Trash those Ticks with One Quick Spritz

Ticks are gross. They give me the heebie jeebies. There is absolutely nothing worse than getting all lovey with Tripper only to discover a hard little bump on his skin. I recoil, make shrieky squirrely girly sounds, and he gets this sad, “What’d I do?” look on his face. Tick Removal the Old Timey Way […]

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Mid-Century Modern Feline Style
[ 0 ] August 28, 2014 |

Mid-Century Modern Feline Style

  If cats were Mad Men, how would they feather their nests? They’d fill their mid-century modern cat houses with retro chic objets d’art, no? But you have to move fast to snap up those swell vintage finds these days, as I sadly learned when this pawsome teak bottle opener set featuring three cats had […]

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Shoesday: Cat Zombie Shoes
[ 0 ] August 19, 2014 |

Shoesday: Cat Zombie Shoes

If you’re unafraid of zombies, check out these cat zombie shoes. They are custom handmade and handpainted on ballet flats. Just don’t let them eat your brains, and keep them away from kittens who could die of fear upon seeing zombies.) They are quite cheap — only $55.00. Order them at Etsy.

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Bailey Boat Cat – Adventures of a Feline Afloat
[ 3 ] August 14, 2014 |

Bailey Boat Cat – Adventures of a Feline Afloat

Bailey Blue lives on a boat and has many exciting adventures, as you might guess. The intrepid Siamese sailor has just published a book about his adventures, and it’s a doozy! The book is beautifully produced, with lush photos of Bailey in action. He swims! He sails! He threatens to make his humans walk the […]

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CANIDAE® Grain Free PURE Taste Treats GIVEAWAY
[ 8 ] August 5, 2014 |

CANIDAE® Grain Free PURE Taste Treats GIVEAWAY

Want a cat treat your furry friend will gobble down with fervor? One that’s not loaded with cheap grain fillers? Then grab a pack of CANIDAE Grain Free PURE Taste Treats right now! No, wait a minute. First you need to enter our CANIDAE giveaway! I recently got a pack of Chicken and of Salmon […]

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50% Off Pet Apparel This Weekend Only at PetSmart!
[ 1 ] August 1, 2014 |

50% Off Pet Apparel This Weekend Only at PetSmart!

Don’t miss out on this month’s savings for cats at PetSmart. There’s a huge sale this weekend, with much of the pet apparel marked at 50% off, 20% off  Halloween costumes, and savings on flea and tick treatments. Here are the details — sale is only Aug 1st-3rd, so get your furry little tushes down […]

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What if You Let a Cat Design Your Home? INFOGRAPHIC
[ 2 ] July 31, 2014 |

What if You Let a Cat Design Your Home? INFOGRAPHIC

Cat owners are increasing eager to catify their homes, as evidenced by Kate Benjamin and Jackson Galaxy’s new book, Catification. But hey, who’s better at catifying your home than your cat? Kittehs: Are there any rooms you would add to the list below? What if you let a cat design your home by Terrys Fabrics. […]

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Shoesday: Cat Shoes Featuring Custom Art
[ 1 ] July 29, 2014 |

Shoesday: Cat Shoes Featuring Custom Art

You can order a one-of-a-kind pair of Vans from ChooseYourShoes.net and get custom-painted cat shoes like these! (No, you don’t have to have the three-eyed cat on your shoes.) How to Order Custom Cat Shoes To get started, you email the artist your design ideas, shoe size, and shipping info. Work will start when you […]

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Modernist Cat House
[ 0 ] July 24, 2014 |

Modernist Cat House

Your cat house is the most impurrtant purchase decision you’re likely to make in any of your nine lives. But finding one that both you AND your people love can be a challenge. If your peeps are into modern decor, this one might be the answer. This modernist Post and Beam Mancat Mancave uses classic […]

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Shoesday: Flip Flops Leave Paw Prints
[ 0 ] July 21, 2014 |

Shoesday: Flip Flops Leave Paw Prints

I live the summer (and most of the rest of the year) in flip flops. Wheter it’s because of bunions, one of my 17 other maladies, or just because they let my toesies breathe, I always have my eye out for a pair. And I could hardly contain myself when I saw these Ashiatos…. they’re […]

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Purrfect Pink Luxury Cat Bed
[ 1 ] July 10, 2014 |

Purrfect Pink Luxury Cat Bed

If you want to find the purrfect cat bed, you may have to look in unusual places. In this case, it was an Etsy Shop (PoochieofBevHills) that sells dog beds. Ignore the fact that it was designed for little yappy dogs. Or that it’s not in Beverly Hills but in Scottsdale AZ. Just feast your […]

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7 Things to Consider in Providing for Your Cat When You Die
[ 8 ] July 7, 2014 |

7 Things to Consider in Providing for Your Cat When You Die

First, the disclaimer: This post is for informational purposes only. Consult an estate attorney before taking any action. In the last year I’ve had several experiences that got me obsessing about my own mortality. Cancer surgery, a Tramatic Brain Injury with complications, and the passing of my mother-in-law helped me appreciate that life is fleeting. […]

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