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Who’s Been Sleeping in My Bed?

Happy Cat Saturday or Caturday! Sometimes I wish I had nothing new to report but life is too exciting chez Cat Wisdom 101. Spring is in the air. Odin is bouncing off the walls like a crack daddy. His mantra is outside, outside, outside, outside, outside now, now,now! Beware of adopting a cute, 8-week old Read More

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ManCat ManCave For Real!

Two years ago a massive storm uprooted a big tulip tree on our property leaving a perfect den for feline adventurers. Odin loves hanging out there and welcomes any cool cats to join his secret mancat mancave. That means you! First you have to slip through a Tarzan maze of roots and ivy tendrils. Once Read More

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Vet 101: What’s that Smell?

We all know someone who thinks their poop doesn’t smell. But seriously, when is feline flatulence a concern? Our interpid Vet Dr. Goldstein answers this reader’s question. Have a question for Dr. G.? Please email it with Vet 101 in the subject line to our editor Q: My healthy seven-year-old male cat has a stinky Read More

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Bergan Travel Carrier Giveaway

We love making cat lovers happy! Our winner for last week’s giveaway from Nordic Naturals is Kathy Thompson. Congratulations! Look for an email from Layla. We are purring over this week’s giveaway valued of $90.00. The Signature Series Comfort Carrier from Bergan is a well made and designed travel carrier. Odin, our official tester checked Read More

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Anatomy of a Cat Nap

Cats are Zen masters and Olympic champions of the cat nap. There are many categories from the beginner, intermediate to the advanced. Beginners require little more than a cat bed, but extra points are added for finding the most comfortable texture and location. It might be your cashmere sweater preferably on your silk duvet. True Read More

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Senile Cat? Who Me?

It’s Monday. I know that. I’m a Siamese cat. Check. My name is Merlin. Check. I’m going to be 18 this year. Check. It’s Mondays with Merlin. I get it. I’m not senile. I even know they have a catchy name for it. FCD or feline cognitive disorder. Common name: senility. Senile, aka kitty Alzheimers Read More

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From Cat Boy To Cat Daddy: The Jackson Galaxy Story

First some housekeeping. We’re delighted to announce that the winner of last week’s triple book giveaway is Dianna. Congrats. Look for an email from Layla. From Cat Boy To Cat Daddy: The Jackson Galaxy Story By Layla Morgan Wilde Jackson Galaxy has had a hell of a year. Almost a year ago, I chatted at Read More

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Cat Daddy is in Da House!

The Cat Wisdom 101 crew had it easy this week except for Layla who is working like a dog! Spring blew in hot and fragrant as summer’s dream. Odin went exploring his in his man cave aka uprooted tree… and Layla solved the Mystery Miss conundrum. It turns out MM lives nearby and goes by Read More

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Vet 101: The Skinny on Feline Allergies

Spring came early this year to many parts of the U.S. which means, early allergy season. This week’s vet 101 Q & A with Dr. Rich Goldstein answers two readers questions together. Have a question about cat or kittens? Email it (with Vet 101 in the subject line) to layla@laylamorganwilde.com Q: Do cats get hay Read More

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Nordic Naturals-Omega-3 Pet Giveaway

News & Mews: The winner of the Petmate UV Water Fountain Giveaway is Nikki Lamothe. Congratulations! Look for an email from Layla. At Cat Wisdom 101, we believe in providing the best nutrition and supplements for our cats and that includes essential fatty acids or omega-3. Even the best commercial pet food doesn’t provide optimum Read More

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The Dirt on Gardening Kitty Style

If it’s Monday, you know it’s Mondays With Merlin. This is your host Merlin and I have a beef. It’s my 17th spring and I think I’m entitled to walk in the garden every day. The humans indulge me most days, but just because I don’t see well, they try to block the entrance to Read More