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Double Giveaway for Kids Who Love Cats

One of the first books my mom read to me was about kittens. Needless to say, I begged her for a kitten which began my life long love of cats and all animals. These days books for kids can not only entertain but educate the next generation of cat lovers who love reading. Bangle Bear Read More

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The Best Catnip Isn’t Always Catnip – Giveaway From Plain Brown Tabby

We test a lot of products at Cat Wisdom 101 and our boys are catnip aficionados but Merlin, our senior team member rarely enjoys catnip anymore. When a package arrived from Plain Brown Tabby stuffed full of delightful catnip+ toys, I wondered who would like what. Not all cats like catnip. Some prefer valerian or Read More

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Vet 101: Do Cats Think They Are Human ?

Our guest blogger for Vet 101 Q & A is Dr. Letrisa Miller, a veterinarian with a feline exclusive practice. With cats being the subject of endless jokes, it’s easy to anthropomorphize  them and be confused by their behavior. Q: Do cats think they are people, or do they realize they are a different species Read More

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Astro Kitty – The Libra Cat

The Libra cat is born between September 23 and October 23 and they are the charmers of the zodiac. All cats are beautiful but Libra cats are ruled by Venus the planet of love and beauty, giving them an extra sparkle. They know they’re beautiful and carry themselves with a diva grace. Vanity is their Read More

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Meowvelous Mondays With Merlin

Many lament Mondays but to old cats like me, every day is a gift. And, guess what, it’s my 18th birthday next week! My mom, Layla hasn’t wanted to say anything sooner because she wasn’t sure I’d make it. Well, knock me over with a feather but I’m hanging in there. I had to show Read More

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A Street Cat Named Bob – Book Review & Giveaway

Merlin (pictured above) gives his Four Paw Rating and thinks some angels have purrs instead of wings. That was my conclusion after reading A Street Cat Named Bob: How One Man And His Cat Found Hope On The Streets by James Bowen. You may have seen the popular YouTube video of busker James Bowen playing Read More

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Soft Claws Review & Giveaway

The winner of our NVR Miss Cat Litter Giveaway is CMSouthern. Congratulations! Look for an email from Layla and Cat Wisdom 101. We pride ourselves at Cat Wisdom 101 on giving honest reviews. Every product we review or give away is thoroughly checked out and tested by me and/or our official feline testers. When I Read More

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Vet 101: Feline Fun Facts

We’re taking a break from our usual Vet 101 to share some fun with feline facts. Today’s lesson is about a cat’s nose. The nose pad is also called nose leather and comes in a wide variety of colors. White or light colored fur near the nose will usually result in pink to beige nose. Read More

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Red Carpet Pawty With Big Prizes & You’re Invited!

You’re invited to join us and other fun pet bloggers and pet lovers for a Red Carpet Pawty to celebrate the upcoming Emmy Awards. Who: This pawty is hosted by Gracey the Tiniest Tiger, a blogger and advocate for cats big and small and Event Barkers The event is sponsored by ASPCA, Bissell, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Read More

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Adopting Cats: When Less is More With Petfinders

Pets usually considered less adoptable are celebrated during Petfinder’s Adopt-a-Less-Adoptable-Pet campaign this week. Did you know 24% of older pets in shelters have a hard time finding homes? Or 14% of shy pets are overlooked? For over a year our Gris Gris languished in a shelter. Barely socialized, no one wanted the shy 12-year-old senior. Read More

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Paw Prints In the Moonlight: Book Review & Giveaway

It’s been a long while since a nonfiction book about a cat captivated me as much as Paw Prints in the Moonlight: The Heartwarming True Story of One Man and his Cat by Denis O’Connor. The author, a retired psychologist recounts his life as single, young professor living in a charming, stone cottage in rural Read More