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Compostable Pet Waste Bags

It's a good practice to keep kitty litter boxes clean with regular scooping. Keeping the catbox free of waste makes your cat happy and keeps your home cleaner and odor-free. But regular scooping might mean using a lot of plastic bags if that is your preferred waste collection...

Cat Scratching Post and Bed Furniture from AmazonBasics

This is a cute little piece of cat furniture from AmazonBasics. The unit has a 360 degree round scratching post with a cozy round plush bed on top. The post rests on a stable square stand. This small and affordable cat furniture is a cute addition to your...

Flying Fetch Toy For Cats

This is a fun interactive toy to play with your cat. This kind of toy, which encourages fetching, is great for those cats who like to catch objects and bring them back to you.  With this purchase you'll get a set of 5 flying propeller cat toys in...

Celebrate Your Vet! It's World Veterinary Day!

The last Saturday of April is marked as World Veterinary Day. We celebrate our veterinary professionals on this day, first noted by the World Veterinary Association in 2000. While we always appreciate the health of our pets, and the help and care they receive from veterinary professionals, today especially...

Happy Hairball Awareness Day!

Today, April 24, is recognized as National Hairball Awareness Day. This "holiday" is "celebrated" annually on the last Friday in April. I think most cat owners are aware of hairballs without having to mark a special date on the calendar. The day is listed along with many other...

Ultra Expanding Soft-Sided Cat Carrier

This is a great convertible cat carrier that is both airline approved and conveniently expandable to provide extra space while keeping your kitty safe.  This is a soft-sided cat carrier that, when the expansion areas are closed, is approved for many airlines for in-cabin travel.  The great benefit of...

Happy National Pet Day!

Today, April 11, is National Pet Day. While this may not be a major, widely-recognized holiday, the love we have for our companion animals is worth celebrating every day. Especially in the current Covid-19 pandemic crisis facing everyone on this planet, pets can provide their owners with much-needed emotional...

Funny Interactive Cat Toy Dome With Motion

This is a fun USB rechargeable interactive cat toy. The game is a small dome that covers small feather toys with limited paw-sized access ports. When turned on, the tufts move around using magnetic maglev technology, enticing your cat to chase and play. The idea of the game...

Respect Your Cat Day | March 28

The calendar is full of fun commemorative holidays to spread awareness on a crazy variety of topics. One of those commemorative days worth celebrating for cat owners is Respect Your Cat Day, celebrated each year on March 28th.  Especially in this time of extra stress and uncertainty due to...

Jumbo Donut Cuddler Faux Fur Cat Snuggle Bed

Cats who love to snuggle will adore this darling fluffy donut-style cuddle bed. The bed has high round sides and a lower spot to sleep or cuddle in the middle, just like a donut.  This cute cuddle bed for cats comes in two different sizes. Medium is...