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Wisdom’s Kiss: Book Review

Wisdom’s Kiss by Catherine Gilbert Murdock is not technically a cat book but it has a one wise black cat named Felis el Gato as a character. In times of stress, this is a delightful escape into a fairy tale world. In this case, eight characters┬á take turns narrating the clever love story full of Read More

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Diary of an Animal Communicator: Lost and Found

Our usual Cat Saturday will resume next week. We are trying to make the process of leaving a comment easier. In the meantime, if you unable leave a comment, please Tweet, share on Facebook etc. Thanks so much! Your support is much appreciated. Not all who wander are lost. The Bengal cat we found on Read More

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Caturday On Friday & Other Surprises

We have big news and mews! The Bengal cat we found was reunited with his owner on Wednesday night under unusual circumstances. Please visit us tomorrow in lieu of our usual Cat Saturday for the whole story in an extended post on my hand’s on experience with intuitive animal communication. Avast Mateys! Monday, September 19th Read More

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Contagious Cats

If it’s Thursday, it must be Vet 101 Q & A with our vet Dr, Richard Goldstein of Mobile Vet Squad If you have a question for him, please email the editor at Layla@laylamorganwilde.com Q: I read about Layla isolating sick cats who might be contagious. This is fine if you have lots of room, Read More

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My Meezer Muse

This “Mondays with Merlin” is dedicated to my sister Coco who died last year on September 14. She was my best and only live-in feline friend for almost sixteen years. I guess you could call her my meezer muse. If you didn’t read yesterday’s post, there are links to all the details surrounding her death Read More

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It’s National Pet Memorial Day — Life After Loss

This post is in honor of my cat Coco who died last year on September 14th. Today is National Pet Memorial Day designated by http://iaopc.com/ The International Association Of Pet Cemeteries. I’ll be visiting my local pet cemetery today for a special blessing of the animals ceremony. Over the past year, I’ve often walked past Read More

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Cat Saturday: Special Report

Layla is taking a break from non-stop cat wrangling, care-taking and other things called life. She has generously allowed me, Ling Ling, a mere foster girl to report on the latest events here. This is not accident. I didn’t pull any strings or Dragon Lady hissy fits. In fact, I’ve had what they call in Read More

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Top 10 Tips For Finding Lost Cats

If you’d like read only the top 10 list, please scroll down. September is National Preparedness Month. You might also like to read or bookmark our tips of preparing your cat for a weather emergency at http://catwisdom101.com/top-10-weather-emergency-tips-for-pets/ Cats have a way of finding us when we least expect it. Some are luckier than others and Read More

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Purrs Decoded

This week’s Vet 101 question for Dr. Richard Goldstein is one that Odin (pictured below) takes for granted. If you have a question for our cat expert, send it to the editor at Layla@laylamorganwilde.com ´╗┐I have one cat who purrs like crazy and another who rarely purrs. Is it normal not to purr and why Read More

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Before and After

The winner of this week’s “photo-editing fun” contest is Marg from Marg’s Animals from South Carolina. She is well known in the cat blogging universe for her dedication to all animals but especially cats. She is a tireless blog commenter and everyone loves Marg. Long before I began Cat Wisdom 101, Marg would always leave Read More

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Our New Eco-Friendly Cat House

There’s never a dull moment at the Cat Wisdom 101 headquarters, especially when we get deliveries in cardboard boxes. It’s always a win win situation. The humans get what’s inside the box and the cats get the box. But what happens when there’s box within a box? That’s what happened when we found out we’d Read More