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Backstage with Streetcat Bob & James Bowen

Hi everyone, As many of you know we recently went to a Streetcat Bob Event (Part 1 and Part 2) [...]

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Infographic: 17 reasons to own a black cat

Look, it’s a mini-panther! That’s what most people say when they see a black cat. But they also tend to [...]

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Oliver & Nubia: Oh my cat! It’s a Doppelgaenger! :O

Hi everyone, Can you believe that this weird box arrived the other day containing a Doppelgaenger?!? I know right!!! Nubia: [...]

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A new Cat is in The House!

Hi everyone, Oliver: Can you believe that our humans adopted another feline?!? And hold on… is he on MY human [...]

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“You can stroke me here, but not there”

Scientific study investigating where and by whom cats like to be stroked reveals interesting findings… How true are cartoons like [...]

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Seattle’s First Cat Cafe Opens, Take 2

Hello to everyone here at Katzenworld! Thank you to Marc-Andre for adding me as a contributor; I am thrilled that [...]

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Latest Blog Posts

Charity Mews

RSPCA Appeals for Information After Cat Found Dead in Basildon

RSPCA is seeking info after a female black cat was found dead in Basildon. The cat was discovered hanging by a rope from a fence. Contact RSPCA with any details. [...]

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UK Pet Food Reveals More Men Adopting Adult Cats: New Pet Population Data 2024

New data from UK Pet Food shows more men adopting adult cats, highlighting the value pets bring to our lives. Discover key findings in the latest Pet Population Report for 2024. [...]

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Advice & Tips

RSPCA Pet Food Bank Scheme Expands Across England to Help Struggling Pet Owners

The RSPCA's Pet Food Bank scheme, which has provided 1.6 million meals to struggling pet owners, is expanding across England. Learn how it has helped disabled veteran Mark Smith and his dogs. [...]

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Advice & Tips

Top Tips for Pet-Friendly Spring Cleaning – Expert Advice and Hacks

Hello Spring! Time to refresh your home and tackle pet odour. Living with your pet – 6 top tips to tackle spring-cleaning. Spring cleaning pet peeves? Expert advice for a safe, successful spruce up! Keeping your furry friends safe during the big spring clean! The official arrival of Spring on [...]

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Advice & Tips

Essential Cat Grooming Tips for Happy and Healthy Felines

Learn why grooming is essential for your cat's well-being. Discover tips from petGuard to make grooming a bonding experience for you and your feline friend. [...]

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Charity Mews

Blue Cross Urges Veterinary Practices to Address Rising Costs and Offer Transparent Options

Learn how the rising costs in the veterinary sector are affecting pet owners and how Blue Cross is urging practices to be transparent and offer affordable options. [...]

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Japan

Cat Heaven Island: A Guide to Tashirojima, Japan’s Feline Paradise

Explore Cat Heaven Island, where felines outnumber people 6 to 1. Discover how the residents care for and cherish their furry companions. #Catlovers #Tashirojima [...]

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The Surprising Tale of Saint Gertrude: From Nobility to Patron Saint of Cats

Discover the mysterious evolution of Saint Gertrude from an Early Middle Ages nun to the patron saint of cats, despite no official recognition from the Catholic Church. Explore the unique history of cats in relation to religion and culture. [...]

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Charity Mews

RSPCA Rescues Cat Trapped in Boarded-Up House for Two Weeks

RSPCA rescues cat trapped in boarded-up house for two weeks. Read about Felix's daring rescue in Hartlepool and the happy reunion with her owner. #RSPCA #catrescue [...]

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Cat Health & Advice

RSPCA Pet Food Bank Scheme Expands Across England to Help Struggling Pet Owners

The RSPCA's Pet Food Bank scheme, which has provided 1.6 million meals to struggling pet [...]

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Top Tips for Pet-Friendly Spring Cleaning – Expert Advice and Hacks

Hello Spring! Time to refresh your home and tackle pet odour. Living with your pet [...]

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Essential Cat Grooming Tips for Happy and Healthy Felines

Learn why grooming is essential for your cat's well-being. Discover tips from petGuard to make [...]

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Purr-fectly Fun Facts: Oriental Cats 101 – Discover Their Playful Nature

Unleash your inner feline lover with Oriental cats - the playful and energetic breed with [...]

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The Lincoln Zoo Rebellion: A Fun-Filled Adventure in Animal Rights and Preservation

In the thrilling adventure of The Lincoln Zoo Rebellion, a diverse group fights to save [...]

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Preventing Illness: The Importance of Spaying Female Cats – Olive’s Story

Learn about Olive's life-saving surgery due to a uterus infection in this heartwarming PDSA Vet [...]

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PDSA Weekly Pet Care Column: Vet Nurse shares spring safety advice for animal lovers

Springtime has sprung, and with the new time of year comes seasonal dangers. Pet owners [...]

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Chocolate Poisoning in Pets: Easter Safety Tips from PDSA Vet Nurse

This Easter, remember to keep chocolate goodies away from your pets! PDSA Vet Nurse Nina [...]

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How to Brush Your Cat’s Teeth for Optimal Dental Health

Learn how to brush your cat's teeth for optimal oral health. Daily brushing can prevent [...]

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Product Reviews

Magical Silvervine Cat Toys from Japan: Rennie and Freya’s Fun Adventure

Discover the magic of Silvervine cat toys from Japan as Rennie and Freya showcase their [...]

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4cats Premium Cat Wrestler Toy Review by Prince Renegade the Flash

Meet Rennie, a playful cat who put the 4cats premium Cat Wrestler to the test. [...]

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Understanding Whisker Fatigue in Cats and How to Solve It

Discover the truth about whisker fatigue in cats and how it can affect their eating [...]

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The Ultimate Playtime Experience: 4cats Crazy Collection Cat Toys

Discover the innovative and excellent 4cats Crazy Collection, offering a personalized experience for your cat [...]

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How to Help Your Pets Feel Comfortable and Relaxed during Cold and Rainy Days

Discover ways to help your pets feel comfortable and enjoy rainy days. From plenty of [...]

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Play With Your Cat! A Guide to Feline Wellbeing through Interactive Play

Discover the importance of interactive play for your cat's wellbeing with "Play With Your Cat!" [...]

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4cats Classic Cat Wrestler: Durable and Fun Cat Toy with Catnip or Valerian

Introducing the 4cats Classic Cat Wrestler, a sturdy and lightweight toy made with high-quality cotton [...]

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Bean’s Review: 4cats Premium Cat Wrestler – A Must-Have Toy for Cats!

Discover the 4cats Premium Cat Wrestler, a must-have toy for cats like Bean who love [...]

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The Benefits of Using ZenClipper for Easy and Safe Pet Nail Trimming

Are you struggling to trim your pet's nails at home? Discover a silent and easy-to-use [...]

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Tummy Rub Tuesday

Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 486: Share Your Cat’s Photo for a Chance to Be Featured!

Hello everyone, Welcome to another week of Tummy Rub Tuesday! The easiest way to enter [...]

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Join Tummy Rub Tuesday 484: Share Your Cat’s Cutest Moments With Us!

Welcome to Tummy Rub Tuesday! Send in your cat photos to info@katzenworld.co.uk for a chance [...]

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Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 483: Share Your Cat Photos for a Chance to be Featured

Hello everyone, Welcome to another week of Tummy Rub Tuesday! The easiest way to enter [...]

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Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 482: Share Your Cat’s Photo for a Feature on Katzenworld

Welcome to Tummy Rub Tuesday! Send in your cat photos to be featured on our [...]

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Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 481: Share Your Cat’s Photos for a Chance to be Featured

Welcome to Tummy Rub Tuesday! Share your cat's adorable photos via email or comment. Don't [...]

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Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 480: Share Your Cat’s Photo for a Chance to be Featured

Welcome to another week of Tummy Rub Tuesday! Share your cat's photo or photo story [...]

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Join Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 479 and Get Your Cat Featured on our Blog

Welcome to Tummy Rub Tuesday! Participate by sending us your cat photos via email. Check [...]

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Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 478: Submit Your Cat’s Photo and Join the Fun!

Welcome to another week of Tummy Rub Tuesday! Share your fur-friend's photo on our blog [...]

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Tummy Rub Tuesday Week 477: Submit Your Cat Photos for a Chance to be Featured on Our Blog

Welcome to another week of Tummy Rub Tuesday! Submit your cat photos via email or [...]

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The Adentures of Oliver, Nubia and Renegade Cartoons

Mayhew Unveils Oli Juste Wing in North West London

Celebrities and animal welfare supporters gathered at Mayhew to unveil the Oli Juste Wing, made [...]

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Spread Holiday Cheer: Our Cats Encourage Generosity and Donations to Rehome Pets

Discover our heartwarming Christmas message from our 5 adorable cats. Learn how we spread joy [...]

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Katzenworld Cats “Our Christmas Message”

Hi everyone, While we’ve not had a chance to create a new cartoon strip with [...]

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Katzenworld Cats in “Our Christmas Message”

Hi everyone, While we’ve not had a chance to create a new cartoon strip with [...]

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Blasts from the Past: Arrival of Renegade

Hi everyone, We are backfor another blast from the past of The amazing adventures of [...]

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Blasts from the Past: An Army of Moon Mice

Hi everyone, We are back for another blast from the past of the amazing adventures [...]

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Blasts from the Past: All Hail the Moon King Oliver

Hi everyone, We are back for another blast from the past of the adventures of [...]

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Blasts from the Past: Oliver & Nubia – The Struggles of Nubia…

Hi everyone, We are back another blast from the past of the amazing adventures of [...]

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Blast From the Past: The Cats Trip to the City of Birds

Hi everyone, And another one of our blast from the past. And this brings back [...]

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Cat Cafes around the World

Top Unique Cat and Dog Cafes in the UK: Shakespaw Cat Café, Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium, Dog and Scone, Paws For Coffee

Discover some unique and interesting cat and dog cafes in the UK, perfect for pet [...]

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Seniors, Cats and Chats: Cat Cafe calls elderly cat lovers for an afternoon tea party to address loneliness

Pause Cat Cafe is bringing seniors together for tea and company with cats on Thursday [...]

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The Five Best Cat Cafes in Seoul, South Korea

Seoul is a vast geographical metropolis and exciting travel destination with much to see and [...]

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The Mog on the Tyne cat cafe in Newcastle, UK

Newcastle is host to not just one but two cat cafes – CatPawCino on the Quayside, [...]

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New Cats at Lady Dinah’s and the Return of Pet First Aid

As some of you may know we’ve been many times to Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium. [...]

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Cat Travel: Maison de Moggy – Guillaume

Hi everyone, Today’s post is dedicated to Guillaume a chinchilla Persian that we met in [...]

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Run Kitty Run…

Hi everyone, As many of you know we love cat cafes so it comes at [...]

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The Cat Cafes of California: Part II

Southern California is famous for many things- the sunny weather, the ocean, Disneyland, Hollywood to [...]

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The Amazing Cat Cafes of California, Part I

California often sets the trends in the US and so it’s not surprising that the [...]

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International Cat Care Stories

How to Brush Your Cat’s Teeth for Optimal Dental Health

Learn how to brush your cat's teeth for optimal oral health. Daily brushing can prevent [...]

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Understanding Dental Disease in Cats: Causes, Prevention, and Treatment

Learn more about dental disease in cats, including causes and prevention methods. Discover how plaque [...]

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Can Cats Taste Sweetness? Exploring Cats’ Unique Taste Receptors and Dietary Needs

Did you know that cats can taste sourness, saltiness, bitterness, and umami, but not sweetness? [...]

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Battersea and iCatCare Collaborate to Improve Cat Welfare Worldwide

Battersea celebrates its 140th anniversary by collaborating with iCatCare to improve the welfare of cats worldwide [...]

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Tips for Keeping Cats Safe in Unpredictable Weather: Heatwaves, Floods, and Winter

Discover essential tips for keeping your cat safe during extreme weather conditions, including heatwaves and [...]

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The Dangers of Obesity in Cats: Causes, Risks, and How to Assess Body Condition

Discover the most common form of malnutrition in pets in the UK - overconsumption of [...]

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Learn How to Keep Your Cat Healthy: Preventing Diseases, Recognizing Symptoms, and Providing Optimal Care

Learn how to keep your cat healthy with this online course. Get instant access, study [...]

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Learn How to Keep Your Cat Healthy | On-Demand Online Course

Learn how to keep your cat healthy and prevent diseases with this comprehensive course, designed [...]

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Contribute to Research on Cat Behavior on and around Roads – Take the Survey!

Contribute to valuable research on cat behavior around roads by participating in a study. If [...]

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Guest Cats

2024 Editorial Call for Cat-Related Stories – Share Your Feline Friend’s Tale!

Do you want to see yourself or your cat in the news? We're looking for [...]

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Meet Barney: The Incredible Rescue Cat Who Thinks He’s Human

Meet Barney, the rescue cat who stole our hearts. From a shelter in Norfolk to [...]

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Heartwarming Tale of Jordan the Feral Cat: From Stray to Beloved Companion

Meet Jordan, a feral cat who became a cherished part of our family. From chasing [...]

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Five is the magic number

Discover the unusual and entertaining hobbies of Louis Catorze, including screaming, whining, gaslighting, and nocturnal [...]

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Mission: Insufferable

Discover the mission of Louis Catorze: to annoy and have a great time! Uncover the [...]

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Going though a bad spell

Discover why autocorrect can be a nuisance and lead to embarrassing mistakes. From changing names [...]

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As deep as oceans dive, as high as mountains climb

Beach or mountains? Which do you prefer? Why? Louis Catorze has never been to either, [...]

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He doesn’t have to work at all, he fools around and has a ball

Have you ever wondered about the most expensive personal item someone has purchased? For me, [...]

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At the sunset of life…

Discover the heartwarming story of Chilly Coon Kitty, a special Maine Coon cat who overcame [...]

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Purrsday Poetry

Un-Christmas Kittyku: A Humorous Poem about a Cat’s Holiday Mishaps

"Un-Christmas Kittyku" is a holiday-themed poem that explores the destruction caused by a mischievous cat. [...]

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Purrsday Poetry – Summer’s Delight: A Poetic Ode to a Graceful Feline Muse

Discover the enchanting world of summer through the mesmerizing words of Purrsday Poetry. Join us [...]

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Purrsday Poetry: An Elegy for Zane Pawgustine the Patient: a Fine Cat Indeed: Now the Lord’s Seal Point

Alas the Lord has taken you too soon. We all feel so alone now that [...]

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Purrsday Poetry: Anatole Flagtree and His Plaid Balloon

Anatole Flagtree had a balloon: Anatole wanted to get to the moon. How long would [...]

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Purrsday Poetry: The Furry Princess Fairy

The Furry Princess Fairy’s rarely seen: She rises in the glory of the morn And [...]

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Purrsday Poetry: Portrait of a Cat – Blaze Achew Panda-monium

I hear a sudden crash and I go numb. I hope that no one’s hurt! [...]

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Purrsday Poetry: Tripod Goes to Church

Tripod Goes to Church Tripod is an amputee, who lives behind our church. He greets [...]

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Purrsday Poetry – When the Primal Hunting Instinct was Too Strong to Resist, and My Mouse Ended Up Dead

When the Primal Hunting Instinct was Too Strong to Resist, and My Mouse Ended Up [...]

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Purrsday Poetry: Winter Winds

Hi everyone, Please find below the latest entry in Purrsday Poetry by Bernie Colley. Poem by [...]

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Events

“The Cat Show Live” Unleashes a Feline Fiesta at NEC, Birmingham – Debut Event on Sat 14th Sept 2024

“The Cat Show Live” Unleashes a Feline Fiesta at NEC, Birmingham – Debut Event on [...]

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Experience Feline Grandeur at the Felinology TICA Cat Show in Leatherhead

Experience the enchanting realm of feline grandeur at the Felinology TICA International Cat Show in [...]

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Pet First Aid Course at Lady Dinah’s – February 29, 2024, 6pm-9pm | Improve Your Pet Care Skills

Learn how to administer first aid to your beloved pet or enhance your credentials as [...]

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Learn How to Keep Your Cat Healthy: Preventing Diseases, Recognizing Symptoms, and Providing Optimal Care

Learn how to keep your cat healthy with this online course. Get instant access, study [...]

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Learn How to Keep Your Cat Healthy | On-Demand Online Course

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Mayhew Announces Departure of CEO Sherine Wheeler and Appointment of Elvira Meucci-Lyons as New Chief Executive

Mayhew, an animal welfare and veterinary charity, announces the departure of CEO Sherine Wheeler and [...]

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WSAVA World Congress 2024: Register Now for the Leading Veterinary Event in Suzhou, China

Register now for the first World Small Animal Veterinary Association World Congress in Suzhou, China. [...]

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Cat Behavior Course: Understanding and Meeting the Needs of Your Feline Companion

Discover the fascinating world of cat behavior with this comprehensive online course. Learn how to [...]

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SpoTICAt Club Cat Show – International Competition with 130+ Cats | December 9/10th 2023 | Coventry

Join us at the SpoTICAt Club's International Cat Competition on December 9/10th 2023 in Coventry. [...]

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The Friday Art Cat

FRIDAY ART CAT – Tsugouhara (Leonard) Foujita (1886-1968)

FRIDAY ART CAT   Tsugouhara (Leonard) Foujita (1886-1968)  “YOUKI AU CHAT”, 1923. (Sotheby’s estimated value [...]

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Friday Art Cat: Dexter the Sphynx Kitten

FRIDAY ART CAT    Dexter the Sphynx Kitten What gorgeous green eyes.  And of course [...]

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Friday Art Cat: Henri Matisse (1869 – 1954)

FRIDAY ART CAT   Henri Matisse (1869 – 1954) “I don’t paint things. I only [...]

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The Friday Art Cat: Yuki the Snow Bengal

FRIDAY ART CAT    Yuki the Snow Bengal “Yuki”.  Unison soft pastels on ClaireFontaine Pastelmat.  [...]

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Friday Art Cat: Art by Femke Hiemstra

Hi everyone, In todays Friday Art Cat seciton we are featuring art by Femke Hiemstra [...]

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Street Cats of Vis

Soon after moving to the island of Vis, in Croatia, designer / illustrator Little Shiva noticed [...]

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The Friday Art Cats of Christmas Past

I thought I might borrow a bit of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol and play off of [...]

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The Friday Art Cat: Coco Decorates for Holidays

This pen and ink mixed media is titled “Coco Decorates for Holidays.” Taken from life [...]

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The Friday Art Cat: Alex Halliday Gwennie the Christmas Cat

Hi everyone, Today’s entry to the Friday Art Cat comes from Alex Halliday: I am [...]

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