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Merry Christmas!


Wishing you and your family – 2 legged and 4 – peace and health this holiday season and in the new year. Thank you to all of you who have supported me and I HAVE CAT throughout the years. 2016 has personally … Continue reading

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Cat Woman Wednesday: Housecat Club Founder Ashlynn Brink

cat toys

Today’s guest post from Ashlynn Brink recounts how her lifelong love of felines (read on to learn the depths of that love!) combined with a college course, inspired a career change culminating in Housecat Club, a whimsical vegan cat toy business. She also talks us about meeting … Continue reading

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Cat Chic Haven

Tamar Arslanian of I HAVE CAT

I’m super excited to announce that I’m featured in the May issue of Good Housekeeping (on stands now)! I was interviewed about how to create a home that accommodates the needs of both two and four legged residents! Now run … Continue reading

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A Cat Treat We’re Wild About!

Wild Side Salmon Cat treats

I found a new treat that I feel great about feeding my cats and that all three of them adore, so of course I had to share with all of you! It’s called Wildside Salmon and the name doesn’t lie. … Continue reading

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How to Lose a Mate in 7 Days

If you have cats or are a cat lover, tips on how to break up

In the next 7 days I will give you one suggestion a day on how cat lovers and cat parents can lose a prospective girlfriend or boyfriend (or current one) in 7 days.  You may choose to view these as warnings, … Continue reading

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Paul & Joe Powder Features Kitty in Sailor Cap…

cat-themed make-up

…with a pipe, but let’s just assume it’s for catnip for the purposes of this post (we don’t condone tobacco products for kitty and doubt Paul and Joe does either!). As regular IHC blog readers know I’m rather picky when it comes … Continue reading

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Thursday Cat Man Heart Throb: Rob Gronkowski

Rob Gronkowski with kitten

I was working on a different post for today but clearly this had to take precedence. I think you’ll see why soon. I’ll admit, the title isn’t as pithy as I’d have liked it to be. I could find a … Continue reading

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The Scorpio Cat: Charming, but Vengeful #meredithgrey

Taylor Swift's Cat

Are people attracted to cats with common traits? Looking for a partner in crime so to speak? Take a look at your cat. Any similarities? As we put this theory to the test, let’s take a look at the example … Continue reading

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The Importance of Playtime (a giveaway too!) #GetHealthyHappy

Tara the Hero Cat needs toys too (notice anything special about this one???!!!)

While I’d like to think I’m a great/good cat mom, there’s one area in which I’m greatly lacking. I don’t carve out playtime with my cats. I’m either too busy, get bored or figure they’ll play with each other (aka. … Continue reading

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What Major Would Your Virgo Kitty Be?

cafe cat virgo

September is in full swing, as is the school year. Between August 23rd and September 22nd the sun moves into the astrological sign of Virgo, which is, coincidentally, one of the most studious signs of the zodiac.   The Virgo Cat … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day to The Furry Cat Moms

My Mother's Day Gift Is My Cat

  I received a mysterious package at my apartment door early this morning. What could it possibly be? I hadn’t ordered anything. SURPRISE, It was Kip! My Mother’s Day gift! I thought it would be fun to have a post … Continue reading

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Vogue’s “The Cat and the Flat Editorial”

Vogue Editorial Spread The Cat and The Flat

  “To land on your feet, fashion-wise, lose the heel.” Thus begins “The Cat and The Flat,” an online fashion spread featuring a different pairing of flats (the shoe not the apartment for you British readers) with a cat (or … Continue reading

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Kitty Love: Part 4

Ella and Jonsey

  As promised, Kitty Love continues past Valentine’s Day – who knew there were so many sweet cuddly cats and kittens (and even a few dogs!). So enjoy today’s post. I hope it puts a smile on your face!   … Continue reading

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V-DAY Giveaway #2: The Dancing Cat Valentine Cat Zipper Pouch

jamie shelman valentine's day pouches

I’M SORRY THIS GIVEAWAY IS OVER. However, you can still get 10% off items in the ETSY store, by using “LOVECAT” at check out through 2/14/14! ***** Our first V-Day giveaway was for the 4-legged member of the family (there’s still time … Continue reading

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Flamingo Ballet

Flamingo Ballet

As I began weeding through the thousands of photos and videos my sister and I took during our African adventure I came across these flamingo images I just had to share. We’re so used to seeing flamingos standing on one … Continue reading

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My Trip To Tanzania

Catster 15 Ways Big Cats are Just Like Our Little Cats

I’m excited to share with you two guest posts from today on Catster and Cat Wisdom 101 featuring various aspects of my trip to Tanzania Africa. The Catster post compares “15 Ways Big Cats Are Just Like Our Little Cats,” … Continue reading

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A Purr for Help: How A Rescued Cat Opened My Heart

Jane Ganahl - Wine

Nearly broke and pessimistic about the world, journalist Jane Ganahl’s heart and mind were opened by one abandoned cat. Today I am honored to bring to you an excerpt of a piece written by the talented writer and cat lover  … Continue reading

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Giveaway Winners and Their Loot!


I though today it would be fun to check in with winners of two recent I HAVE CAT Giveaways (be sure to enter our current giveaway if you haven’t yet!). First up, Nala, the beautiful grey and white kitty belonging … Continue reading

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SantaCon NYC (Keep Your 2-Legged Children Indoors!)


  SantaCon, not to be confused with SantaCats, took place in New York City yesterday. If you don’t know what SantaCon is, consider yourself fortunate. It appears to exist for the sole purposes of getting every 20 year old in … Continue reading

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Cool Cat Shelves From Designer Pet Products

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In my quest to try and keep Kip off the kitchen counter, I decided installing some cat shelves in the kitchen might satisfy his need to be at the center of all the action without literally being in it (because … Continue reading

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