Have you seen the video of a woman exercising with her cats? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TBAdYAUYtnk So clever. The cats sit quietly and unobtrusively, just keeping her company. Well, let me show you some pictures of how my exercises got with my cat, Norie. One problem is that Norie loves to scratch the rubber mats. The problems begin … More Exercising With Norie
Norie, my black cat, loves to be involved when I am doing anything around the home. Changing the covers on the bed has always been a favorite with her. Here are some pictures showing how we work together like a team(?). Well at least we have fun. Never a dull moment when Norie helps me … More This is the Way We Make Our Bed
This post is based on my article published on Candid Slice. http://www.candidslice.com/5-life-lessons-we-can-all-learn-from-cats/ My two cats have taught me many lessons about healthy living. After being owned by two cats, I can say un-CAT-egorically that I am a cat person. The CATharsis of sitting on the couch with one cat in my lap as I stroke her … More Healthy Living Lessons From My Cats
A dark shadow, Black as a crow. Sheathed sharp claws, Padded black paws. Quietly spies. With golden eyes. Seen posed to jump, Attacks blanket lumps. Listening ears cocked. Springs as a rocket. Fascinating. Calculating. Coat of ebon. Warmed by hot sun. Peaked ears alert. Love of great worth. Who this shadow, At the window? … More My Halloween Cat
Several years ago after my second son and his wife moved from a house to a smaller apartment. D told me of the problems they faced caring for four pets: a German Shepard, a chihuahua, a senile incontinent cat and Nori, an almost one year old kitten. They named her Nori, after the black algae … More My Black Cat Is Not Bad Luck
Just Imagine I have been pondering something. We have all seen cats grooming themselves. They lick their fur from head to tail. While they are grooming themselves the barbs on their tongues catch every bit of lint, loose hair, dust or dirt particles, every minuscule piece of life, dead or alive, litter dust that was … More Bizarre Feline Eating Habits!
My article was first posted on Candid Slice about Norie’s advice on teaching me how to understand feline body language. http://www.candidslice.com/cat-confessions-body-language-training-for-humans/ Hi, this is Norie speaking. I am the black cat with the thick luxurious, short hair. I have a friend named Sister, who has gray and black stripes and the oddest white legs. She has … More Understanding Cat Body Language