Cat Woman Wednesday: Happy Feet

Laurie Ruettimann and her cat Emma

I had the pleasure of meeting Laurie Ruettimann at BlogPaws a few years ago. In addition to loving that fact she has four cats, she’s potentially one of the coolest HR people I know. Granted she’s a former HR person but … Continue reading

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SmartCat (Grass) Litter Giveaway For You & A Shelter

SmartCat All Natural Clumping Litter

It’s true. SmartCat All Natural Clumping Litter by Pioneer Pet – the folks who’ve been bringing you awesome pet fountains – is made from…grass! Well, grass seeds to be completely accurate. SmartCat first caught my attention at Global Pet Expo earlier this year. It was … Continue reading

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Cat Woman Wednesday: Diane Hoeptner, The Painter

Diane and Coco very small

Diane Hoeptner is a prolific artist. According to her bio, ” Saks Fifth Ave offered hand signed limited edition giclees of one of her water-lily paintings, and Modern Cat Magazine featured her cat paintings in the premier issue.” Born in Ohio, … Continue reading

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CAT MAN MONDAY: Pet Friendly Living

Josh Garay (sorry, sadly that's not his kitten - yet!)

If you live in New York City or another metropolitan area, you may well be familiar with the challenges of finding a pet-friendly building. Today’s Cat Man Monday, entrepreneur Josh Garay, combined his love of animals with his knowledge of … Continue reading

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Bistro Cat With Facial Recognition, A Flash in the Pan

Bistro Face Recognition Feeder

WARNING: This may be my most opinionated post yet. Be sure to leave a comment and let me know if I’m spot-on or being too harsh! The video for the Bistro feeder begins, “Have you ever worried about your cats when you … Continue reading

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Shupette = Shu Uemura + Choupette

Choupette

  Choupette the cat (aka the love of Karl Lagerfeld‘s life, and that’s not an exaggeration), is the inspiration for Shu Uemura’s 2014 holiday make-up collection called Shupette, a witty combination of both the feline and make-up line’s names.   … Continue reading

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CATastrophes: Funny Things Happen When Cats Appear

CATastrophes

  If you think the Internet is out of room when it comes to cat videos you’re wrong. Well, maybe you’re right. Perhaps there are an adequate number enough cat videos after all. But there are most definitely NOT enough cat webisodes. … Continue reading

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Neko Cat Cafe: Inside Italy’s First Cat Cafe

E - Matisse

Marcela Senise – also known as la Foodsitter – works with children educating them about food, and lives for food experiences around the world! She lives in Turin, Italy but travels for work & pleasure getting to know the world of … Continue reading

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We Are Four

I HAVE CAT TURNS 4

The email took me by surprise. Then again, if you ask me when I moved to NYC I’d say 9-10 years ago. In actuality it’s been much longer – longer than I’d like to admit (or can even fathom!). Obviously … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

Cat safety on the 4th of July

  It’s supposed to rain here in NYC so not sure yet if I’ll be battling the crowds or watching from my apartment this Independence Day.   Whatever your plans may be, make sure to think about how the 4th … Continue reading

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