And now for something a little different. Having had two cats and a love of beauty in most of what I see, l thought I would share these fine, feline photos. Can you tell that I love cats? I have shared pictures of my two already but will share one of each at the end … More Cats of Beauty
You may have seen my recent blogs on black cats with photos of my Norie. (Links provided below.) This article I wrote for Candid Slice explains why black cats have been maligned and how beautiful and smart they can be. I hope that these words and photos will introduce black cats for the wonderful pets … More Black Cat Appreciation Day-August 17
I am sharing several blog posts about my black cat, Norie. Black cats have been maligned for centuries by many people. Foolish superstitions have arisen that black cats bring bad luck; are evil, or are connected to the devil. In honor of my sweet black cat, Norie, I decided some clarification was needed to help … More A Black Cat With Personality!
Norie, the kitty loaf. I wrote this article for Candid Slice to help spread the word about Feline Asthma. http://www.candidslice.com/cat-asthma-my-cat-uses-an-inhaler/ It is easy to miss until a lot of damage has been done. Cortisone inhalers can help without the systemic effects of oral cortisone. If you have a cat or know someone who does, please … More Hairballs or Feline Asthma???
(This post is for humor. It is not a scientific comparison.) I now live with one cat, Norie. My husband died in 2009. (My second cat, Sister had to be euthanized at the end of 2018.) While remaining open minded to a new relationship, I wonder how living with a cat compares to living with … More A Cat or A Husband?
I had to have Sister, my cat, euthanized before New Years Day. Sister was a very sweet tempered, actually polite. timid gray and brown tabby with white legs and a white collar. She developed diabetes from a pituitary brain tumor sometime in the last two years. The slowly worsening diabetes made her so hungry that … More How Do You Know When?
The revolt of my two cats has taken a turn for the best for them and for me. For the background story see: https://joyful2beeblogs.com/2016/10/04/my-cats-are-revolting/. The primary plan Norie was put on a weight reduction diet and lost one pound within the prescribed amount of time. The plan involved feeding the maintenance amount of foods to … More The Cats Won! Maybe I Did Too.