Max and The New Kitten

Dear Max, You were the perfect cat for students. You loved to drape yourself across our textbooks and notebooks as we studied. You were fastidious and forgiving. We sometimes let the litter box go longer than ideal and there were no problems. You were easy to feed. We could just keep food in the bowl…

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How cats think

We love our cats, but sometimes they can be hard to live with. House soiling, aggression and destructive behaviour make it a challenge to have certain cats in your home. Why do they do these things? It’s a huge area of current study, and also a difficult area to approach. We can’t do experiments on…

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Max meets a dog

Dear Max, You were happy being an only cat. You moved with us in and out of several apartments and rooms, without issue. We moved around like students do as we transitioned from our first university to Guelph and my time at OVC. Veterinary school! You were an excellent study cat. You would do your…

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Cats play

Q: What do cats love? A: They love to play. Q: What do cat lovers love? A: They love giving their cats wonderful things to play with. Peatie and his friends at Knitty have some dim sum you can knit up for play time. Or, visit the fine folks at Ravelry and knit up some…

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