Hump Day Humor Vintage Cat Lady Style

Hump Day Humor in Vintage Cat Lady Style is in honor of National Pet Month. Its focus is on how we can be more responsible pet parents. The # 1 message is a no brainer. Please spay or neuter your pets. Millions of unwanted pets are euthanized every year. It’s an unfunny truth that can Read More


Cat Guru Merlin Teaches Push Push Tarot

Cat Guru Merlin Teaches Push Push Tarot. Dearest ones, it’s with a heavy heart at today’s Monday’s With Merlin to announce a cosmic kick in the pants. Just when we thought the tech gods were friendly they  pulled a double whammy crashing our site and everything got restored except today’s mega 1000 word opus on Read More

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Rare Blue Moon Caturday

It’s a full moon, a rare blue moon today making this blue moon Caturday catastic or not. Thank Cod for Caturday! Have you or your cats been more squirrelly this week?  I know we’ll be glad to get to the other side of Mercury Retrograde in a few days. Delays, missed communication, lost emails, computer crashes Read More


Merlin The Cat’s Shocking and Enlightening News

Hello dear ones, are you sitting down? You may want to pause your digital stream for Merlin the cat’s shocking and enlightening and news. You may gain a bit of wisdom too, for free. P.S. Tech gremlins returned. This is a duplicate post. The other is not visible on our home page. All comments and Read More


Cat Caption Contest: Chickens Come Home To Roost

Cat Caption Contest: Chickens Come Home To Roost edition. Our winner of last week’s vintage cat caption contest is suitably vintage in flavor and is courtesy of one of our favorite kitty bloggers. Congrats to Nellie! After many years of blogging, she  retired one blog but is blogging less frequently at her new one. We Read More


What’s Cooking With Vintage Funny Cats

What’s Cooking With Vintage Funny Cats? The usual silliness. This week’s cat caption contest winner understood the quandary of a cat mom and a funny bunny. Congratulations to Kathryn Esplin for her caption about bunneh kitteh love. If you’d like to come up with a funny caption, it’s easy: just think like a cat. This week’s Read More


FIV+ Former Feral Celebrates 13th Birthday

Mondays With Merlin will return next week but today is all about the FIV+ former feral birthday boy Domino who is celebrating his 13th birthday. The only comment from him is “I’m glad I don’t have opposable thumbs. Carry on.” He’s as droll as ever. He’s living proof that FIV+ cats are adoptable. If you’ve Read More


It’s Raining Funny Cats

It’s Raining Funny Cats and funny cats caption writers. We had some great entries last week but the caption that captured our funny bone was: “It’s easy, just don’t look down!” from the clever cats at Island Cats. Visit their blog and follow them on Facebook If you’d like to exercise your funny bone, this Read More

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Mondays With Merlin: Literary Lions and Library Cats

Welcome to this week’s Mondays With Merlin, the 21.5-year-old wizard cat blogs about Literary Lions and Library Cats. “Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask ‘how’, while others of a more curious nature will ask ‘why’. Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information.”  — Man Ray Personally, as Read More

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Caption This Cat Cartoon Contest Eh?

It’s time for another Caption This Cat Cartoon Contest, eh? It’s no secret that cat lovers have a funny bone. In fact, I’ve never met a cat lover without a sense of humor. It might be biting or bone dry but it’s there. It may be another reason we resonate with the millions of funny Read More


Merlin The Cat Finds Rumi and The Meaning Of Life at 21.5

Remember when kids would prize getting older and proudly announce being four and a half or five and a half but then it abruptly ended? Maybe by seven or eight but certainly by the double digits. Then you humans would race towards the cool factor of getting older. Wow, sweet 16, woo, woo, woo 21! Read More