KitNipBox Giveaway (and Discount Code)!

Kip and KitNipBox

What’s a KitNipBox you ask? Think of it as a surprise party for your cat(s) that arrives in the mail each month!  A box full of assorted goodies that will surprise even you! KipNipBox is a monthly subscription service with three … Continue reading

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Would Your Cat Make a Good Memorial Day BBQ Date?

Memorial Day BBQ

Welcome to our new monthly column where we have fun trying to predict and make sense of the often quirky actions of our feline companions. The pet psychics at Hollywood Psychics are here to help us understand the actions of … Continue reading

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NYC Cat Shelter Makeover by HGTV’s Emily Henderson

Emily Henderson and Arm &  Hammer at Animal Haven in NYC

  As someone who believes cats should live in spaces that take their needs into consideration while still being aesthetically pleasing and practical for the to the two-legged (that’s us!), I was thrilled to hear that Arm & Hammer was … Continue reading

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Interview With Owner of London’s First Cat Cafe

outside of Dina's Cat Emporium

I’m excited to announce that today’s guest writer is I HAVE CAT fan and Londoner Birgit K., who will provide us with an insider’s view of the newly opened UK cat cafe! Forget those sterile reviews by CNN and MSNBC, this … Continue reading

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CAT WOMAN WEDNESDAY: Katie the Fashionista

Katie Fazio

  Today’s Cat Woman Wednesday is Katie Fazio, the woman who “spotted” me and Emily (from Purina) at SXSW while we were eating from food trucks, and complemented us on our “style.” You could have knocked us over with a feather! Of … 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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5 (Cat) Mother Archetypes: Which One Are You?

Snooki with kittens

  As Mother’s Day approaches, I thought it would be timely to examine the mother-child relationship. In an edition of, from the mid-2000s, family therapist and clinical psychologist Dr Stephan Poulter explained there were Five Mother Archetypes.  What if we apply … Continue reading

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  Last Tuesday evening I showered, used hair product, got the flat-iron out, put on some earrings and applied eyeliner (an all too rare occurrences in my world). High heels were considered briefly but quickly vetoed (too uncomfortable). I was … Continue reading

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CAT MAN MONDAY: Andrew Marttila, Cat Photographer

Corporal loving time with Haroun? (which Andrew calls a "smooch"!)

  I had the pleasure of meeting Andrew Marttila at Grumpy Cat’s 2nd Birthday. It’s a good thing I did, because upon returning home I had 3 Instagram messages asking if I’d met him – he’s clearly a player on … Continue reading

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  Petie says not to worry about the seemingly very large margarita he’s holding in his paws (he claims it’s catnip free). Apparently he’s check it out with his vet (who let him use my phone?) and given his body … Continue reading

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