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Remembering Lola, Black Cats Tell All Book Contributor

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Remembering Lola, Black Cats Tell All Book Contributor by Clyde, feline editor. Well, dearest ones, a chapter has closed and a new one has begun. There has been much sadness with deaths and illness in our cat community, but love keeps us going. Love keeps us strong. It’s with a heavy heart to announce that Lola, a fellow Black Cats Tell All author has become Angel Lola. Her dad, Floyd informed […]

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Valentines For Writers and Is Your Cat Your Valentine?

Posted 15 CommentsPosted in Cats, Feline Funnies, Holidays

Valentines For Writers and Is Your Cat Your Valentine? Updated for Valentine’s Day! You are loved by us. via GIPHY Oh my whiskers, our regular Monday post by our feline editor Clyde is instead a Valentine to you dear reader. Sit back and bathe in the love. There are vintage  free valentines, original art and words from the heart. If you’d like to create your own customized cards for any occasion […]

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Oskar The Blind Cat In Memoriam

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Oskar The Blind Cat In Memoriam by Layla Morgan Wilde It’s with profound sadness to share a personal tribute to one-and-only Oskar the blind cat. May he rest in peace and may his memory be a blessing. To Oskar’s cat dad Mick, his cat mom Bethany, his human sisters Faye and Fern and to Oskar’s feline sidekick and best bro Klaus, we mourn with you.  I’d been planning to post a […]

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February VIP Cat Holidays & Miracle Black Cat Marlena

Posted 18 CommentsPosted in #AdorableAdoptables & Shelter Stories, Black Cats Tell All Monday, Shelter Cats

UPDATE: Marten @peculiar was won the Modern Cat contest. He will grace the cover of the Modern Cat Magazine Spring/summer 2018 issue. It’s February and we have some VIP or very important pet holidays this month. This is your feline editor Clyde in an especially passionate mood. I can’t wait to introduce you a very special black cat, Marlena and her four kittens. Their dad was clearly not black. But first, […]

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Clyde The Cat Interviews Marten The Peculiar Panther

Posted 43 CommentsPosted in Black Cats Tell All Monday, Cat Astrology, Reviews & interviews

UPDATE: Marten has won and will grace the spring/summer issue cover of Modern Cat Magazine. Hello, it’s your mancat Clyde with a special guest. As you may know, I’m a very discerning old cat and particular about what I write about.  When you get to my age not much impresses me but I’m thrilled to share news and an interview with a fellow black cat named Marten. He’s the front runner in […]

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Happiness Hacks For Surviving Winter With Cats

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This post is divided into two sections by our feline editors Clyde and Odin. They agreed to repost our Answer Your Cat’s Question Day post. [clickToTweet tweet=”Happiness Hacks for #cats and cat lovers with cabin fever or winter blues. #mondaymotivation @catwisdom101″ quote=”Happiness Hacks for surviving winter blues or cabin fever for cats and cat lovers.” theme=”style1″] Odin: May I remind you that January is Take Your Pet For A Walk Month.  […]

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Why 18 is a Lucky Number and Clyde’s 18th Cat Birthday Celebration

Posted 79 CommentsPosted in Black Cats Tell All Monday, Cats, Feline Fine Art, Feline Funnies, Holidays

  Oh hello, cat lovers, it’s your feline friend and host, Clyde with some furry good news. We’re celebrating all week because I’m turning 18 on January 18th in 2018. It’s a triple whammy of auspiciousness. I remain steadfast in my disdain for cameras but relented for a birthday portrait, ha! Frankly, given my health issues of CKD, diabetes, hearing loss and arthritis, it’s a miracle I’m still alive at age 18! Not […]

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2018 Pet Holiday & Event Calendar For Cat Lovers

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2018 Pet Holiday & Event Calendar For Cat Lovers is our gift to you for 365 days of purrs to celebrate cats. Instead of the usual list of holidays, we’re sharing a fun infographic. There are some new holidays both silly and practical plus dates of new cat events slated for 2018. Infographics tend to be super long, so to make printing easier for side by side views, this one is […]

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100 Years of New Year’s Eve Cheer With Cats

Posted 36 CommentsPosted in Cats, Feline Fine Art, Holidays

100 Years of New Year’s Eve Cheer With Cats by Layla Morgan Wilde. Happy New Year  or New Year 2018. It was a rough year of ups and downs but 2017 will always be a special year since it’s the year we published our first book Black Cats Tell All: True Tales And Inspiring Images. We’re happy to say farewell to 2017 and ready to welcome a fresh new year and […]

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Secret Santa Catmas And Wildly Festive Cat Art

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Secret Santa Catmas And Wildly Festive Cat Art     Merry, merry everyone. I’ll be blogging at the behest of Clyde our feline editor and his fursibs today.  Enjoy our annual Secret Santa Catmas or Christmas extravaganza. It’s loaded with lots of pics and few words since who has time to read. Thank you friends, readers (new and old) and cat lovers every where. This year our cat community grew to […]

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Weird, Wild Yule Cat Black Cat Vintage Holiday Cards

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Happy Winter Solstice and bright blessings for Yule. To celebrate the longest and darkest night of the year, I’ve created a new collection of vintage black cat cards with a modern twist. Yule has Germanic, Anglo Saxon and Nordic roots which developed into Christmas as we know it with Christmas trees, Father Christmas turned Santa, gift-giving and feasts. The Nordic countries especially Norway and Iceland with long, dark winters  developed some […]

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Meet Stanley Mini-panther Design Muse

Posted 23 CommentsPosted in Black Cats Tell All Monday, Cat Behavior 101, Reviews & interviews

Meet Stanley Mini-panther Design Muse by Clyde, feline editor. It’s no secret as a working cat, I like to feature other working cats like last week’s veterinarian clinic assistant Whisper or fellow book contributor and blogger Rosie. Even couch potato cats have a purpose, but today I’m keen to focus on creative muses. Our featured cat is Stanley, a design muse and product tester from Chicago. His dad Jeff designed the […]