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A young Kathy Blumenstock
Tabby Tales by Kathy Blumenstock

Kathy Blumenstock has been owned by cats most of her life. She is a career journalist who's covered news, sports and features for television, print and the web. She now writes about animals, humans, books, knitting and everything in between. Kathy believes true high fashion is enhanced by a hint of pet hair.

April 10, 2014
Beautiful and symbolic, the lily is the most iconic floral face of the Easter season, telling us that springtime’s sweetness is here to stay. But if you love your cat, you need to know lilies are lethal.
March 28, 2014
Does your home décor reflect feline love that transcends the cat hair that embellishes everything? Glossy shelter mags may try to shame you, but the cats think it’s purrfect.
March 21, 2014
The votes are in and now we know who won this year’s Catdance Film Festival.
January 31, 2014
Time again to thank the A-Cat-emy as the 2nd annual Catdance Film Festival spotlights the best in indie feline flicks—and your vote determines who’ll nab that top prize.
January 16, 2014
Your fashion accessories or home décor may have given up in the battle against cat hair, especially as thick fur flies every winter day. But there’s a new weapon in the war, and this time, cat hair goes down in defeat.
December 20, 2013
As the holiday frenzy fills your days, with shopping, wrapping, prepping, partying, take a break, a “paws” in the action, for a cat-friendly freebie.
December 6, 2013
Does holiday hubbub send your cat scurrying to hide under the bed? For skittish kitties who grow anxious over so many things big and small, there’s a new way to battle those fears.


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