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Friday Feline Fun

We’re all tuckered out from a long week of work and play. How about you? We have fun every day but today we’re extra happy to announce the winner of the Calming Collar giveaway is http://randomfelines.blogspot.com/ Hope you have a super-duper relaxed weekend. See you tomorrow for Cat Saturday and find out who did what Read More

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Vet Visits Made Easy

Every Thursday, our resident cat expert and our vet, Dr. Richard Goldstein MobileVetSquad.com answers reader’s questions in Q & A. If you have a question please sent it to layla@laylamorganwilde.com My cat Merlin has had a number of vets over the past sixteen years. Whenever possible he’s prefers a vet who makes house calls. He Read More

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Unplug Pray Purr

Everywhere I go online, there are heartbreaking stories and images of cats and other animals in dire need of help. I do what I can, but the need is so deep and constant, I feel helpless these days. It’s coupled with social media network fatigue. When I feel that way, I unplug and pray, go Read More

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The CatBird Seat

Odin, here and I have no guilt or remorse about killing that bird (see Saturday’s post). I felt proud and higher than snorting a kilo of catnip. Being a Gemini, I have two sides. My mom calls them angel/devil because I’m either sleeping like an angel or being naughty. Sometimes, I surprise her by behaving Read More

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The Art Of Living

Welcome to Mondays with Merlin. I was going to talk about the importance of patience, but I got sidetracked by my buddy Gris Gris. You see for many years I used to enjoy lounging all afternoon in an old covered swing in the secret garden. Those were the days before coyotes, when I could see Read More

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Feline Literary Lions

It’s a lazy hot August Sunday. Gris Gris has this to say… No book reviews here today but our mom is at The Boomer Muse today. To see photos of some real literary lions with their feline muses, visit http://acatonmykeyboard.wordpress.com/famous-writers-and-their-felines/ Read anything good lately? Anything I should read? Odin had this to say…     Read More

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Killer Kitties: The Dark & Light Side

Welcome to Cat Saturday where we usually have fun news and photos of our fur gang, but today we have news of killer kitties, specifically Odin who finally did what he was supposed to do on his Daily Show shoot. Yes, it was a spoof about cats killing birds with two cat behavior consultants, Jackson Read More

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Lucky Friday!

Our mom, Layla has been busy designing lots of new cards, t-shirts etc. for our shop which will benefit cat charities. Watch for the open sign soon! If you’re in a TGIF mood, you’ve come to the right place. It’s Lucky Friday! If you have a nervous Nelly kitty then leave a comment for a Read More

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The Claws Are Out : Vet Q & A

This week’s Vet Q & A includes a controversial question about declawing. If you have a question for our resident cat expert Dr. Richard Goldstein, please send it to layla@laylamorganwilde.com Question: Can you please tell me why de-clawing is illegal in the U.K and not in North America? Do you recommend those claw tips that Read More

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Winning Wednesday

It’s winning Wednesday! That’s Odin looking all over the world the winner of this week’s contest. Our winner of the book Outwitting Cats by Wendy Christensen is…Kathy who left this comment. “Hi, I volunteer at Dane County Friends of Feral, daneferals.org. I would love this book to help other volunteers and new cat owners understand Read More

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Carpe Diem

Cats live in the moment and have no need for Latin sayings like… Odin, seen here with the focus of a Zen monk may not be educated or know Latin, but his big brother Merlin is there to educate him. Okay, now back to what’s really important in the moment:napping Follow @catwisdom101

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Is Your Cat Crazy?

Dr. John Wright, a psychologist, is one of the earliest pet therapists. As a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist, he’s enjoyed a successful veterinary referral house-calls practice in Atlanta since 1980.  His book Is Your Cat Crazy?: Solutions from the casebook of a Cat Therapist (co-written by Judi Wright Lashnits) is filled with case studies told Read More