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“What greater gift than the love of a cat.” ― Charles Dickens

Dear Dogs and Cats

Dear Dogs and Cats: The dishes with the paw prints are yours and they contain your food. The other dishes are mine and they contain my food. Placing a paw print on the food in the middle of my plate does not make it become your food and dish, nor do I find that paw…

If You Listen Really Hard

We’re at a holiday home party (Jake and Charlie stayed home) and the resident cat jumps up on the couch and plants herself behind me on the back of the sofa. We mind meld. True story. Seriously … no joke. This has happened before … just not publicly. In my head, I  hear the cat…

Dog Does Not Eat Dog or Cat or Rat or Mouse Nor Should Human

The Food and Drug Administration proposed rules on Friday that would govern the production of pet food and farm animal feed for the first time. The FDA and it’s their First Time!? Seriously … how much more good news can we take? … Especially if you’re a meat eater … meaning farm animal feed isn’t…