We’ve Got ‘em! Pictures Inside NYC’s Meow Parlour!

Meow Parlour opens in NYC

I was SO excited to open my email and see I’d received photos of Meow Parlour, New York City’s first cat cafe, in advance of their opening this Monday December 15th! I couldn’t wait to share them with you! Nothing like a West … Continue reading

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Inside Cat Town Cat Cafe on Opening Day!

First US CAT CAFE on opening day

Before Meow Parlour cat café opens in New York City next week (can’t wait!), I figured it was about time (more than about time!) you experienced opening day at Cat Town Café, the first cat café in the US! According … 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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Tailio: Cat health technology that will save lives

Tailio wireless healthcare technology for cats

With three cats I often feel like a harried single Mother often struggling to keep them out of trouble, fed and clothed….er, well you know what I mean. I’ve even started taking a head count before leaving the apartment for any … Continue reading

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Cat Woman Wednesday: Tina Modugno, Oreo Cat’s Mom

CAT LADY TINA MODUGNO with The Oreo Cat

Today’s Cat Woman Wednesday (CWW) is brought to you by Tina Modugno, who is proud to call herself Mom to “The Oreo Cat” (along with three other fur babies!). She’s has an amazingly creative and giving soul. Her post not only describes … Continue reading

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#WorstChristmasEver @LifeTimeTV Media Placement #Fail

Grumpy Cat Movie, "Worst Christmas Ever"

I’m supposed to be working on something else at the moment, but feel compelled to write about the Grumpy Cat movie “Worst Christmas Ever,” that aired on Lifetime TV last night. Honestly, I hadn’t planned on watching it, but being … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday: Brooklyn Made

Small Business Saturday Made in Brooklyn

While I don’t reside in Brooklyn and would like to think it the bane of my existence having stolen the good restaurants, my close friends and even my sister away from me (and Manhattan!)!  But, they do have some adorable shops and … Continue reading

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Holiday Guide, Deals & Giveaway Too!!!

I HAVE CAT HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

Don’t wait until Cyber Monday to get your feline holiday shopping in!  Check out the unique, modern cat products – some classics and some new – we’ve pulled together for you! Check out the great deals AND our FIRST EVER GREAT IHC HOLIDAY GIVEAWAY to … Continue reading

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Miso Handmade Gives Cats Their Just Deserts…or Macarons!

Petie with catnip macaron

Macaron (or macaroon). A few years ago that word, to American’s at least, stood for one thing and one thing only – a somewhat polarizing, soft, beige coconut cookie. Those days are long gone. Replaced by a much more colorful … 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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CAT MAN MONDAY: Every Princess (Cheeto) Needs a Prince

Hugo Martinze with Princess Cheeto on his head

I first became acquainted with Princess Cheeto on Instagram and immediately feel in love. While the Princess is quite a beauty, it’s the photograph that  captured my attention. Is that a Princess Cheeto stuffed animal at FAO Shwarz???! Only one … Continue reading

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“A Letter To My Cat” (And Yours!)

write a letter to your cat

Looks who’s on the homepage of A Letter To My Cat’s website right next to LIL BUB – they’d make a pretty cute couple if you ask me…. Dear Kip, I had no idea what to expect when I adopted you. … Continue reading

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Happy All Hallows’ Eve!

My cat as Errol Flynn on Halloween

While the city (NYC) is going bonkers with 20-year girls old’s in “sexy” cat/maid/nurse “costumes,” here I sit Photo-shopping my cats while eating humus and drinking red wine. And I wonder why I’m single. This is the first year I’ve … Continue reading

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Exclusive Peek Inside “Cat Town”: 1st US Cat Cafe!

First ever cat cafe in America opens in Oakland

  I’m excited to be writing about Oakland’s Cat Town Café today. I had the pleasure of speaking with one of the founders, Adam Myatt on Tuesday, and in addition to sharing the story of how the café came to … Continue reading

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MEOWSES: Cardboard Cat Houses With Personality

Meowses cat houses

As any cat parent or fan knows, boxes are universally loved by felines. Even if they don’t fit, they must sit – or squeeze into them. But the indisputable truth is: cardboard boxes are unsightly. Ugly even. Particularly after acquiring that “lived-in” … Continue reading

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“AS SEEN ON TV” Feather Whirl™ Offer + 6 GIVEAWAYS!

Feather Whirl As Seen on TV

12/22/14  – CHANCE #4 to win! Scroll down & use widget that says GIVEAWAY #4! +++++ 12/5/14  – CHANCE # 3 to win! Scroll down & use widget that says GIVEAWAY #3! +++++ October 2014 “AS SEEN ON TV” is not copy I envisioned writing in an I HAVE CAT … Continue reading

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#GetHealthyHappy, Stay Healthy Happy

Get Healthy Happy

  As the last post in the #GetHappyHealthy initiative, I wanted to provide a quickie recap of the topics covered to date, and remind you of the $10 cat food rebate available to I HAVE CAT readers. The importance of … Continue reading

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Cat Woman Wednesday: Creating Magical Photographs with Cats and Dolls

secret-shhh cat and doll photography

Sharon Wright could easily pass as Kim Basinger’s sister. The kick-ass sister with more talent, two cats,  a pig and a new husband to boot! (Be sure to check out Sharon’s bio below – for a real sense of her talent and sense of humor!) … Continue reading

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The Politics of Being A Libra Cat

Libra scales with kittens

  It’s October, election season is once again upon us and the sun is entrenched in the astrological sign of Libra. Represented by the cosmic scales of justice, Libra is the ruling sign of those born between September 23rd and October 22nd. … Continue reading

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Kotex Ad Claims Women Are As Sensitive as (Pussy) Cats

Kotex Ad Using Cats

  A Kotex ad in Asia created by the illustrious advertising agency Ogilvy and Mather compares the sensitivity of a women’s who-ha/down-there/v-jay-jay through the use of felines. Hardly subtle.   The agency assures us the cats were not harmed by the tape … Continue reading

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