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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.

August 13, 2014
Swap that overweight cat litter for a version that won’t challenge upper body strength, and vote for a new cat superstar while helping other feline friends.
July 22, 2014
Some celebrity cats have teamed up for a summery new tune, playing out as both a tribute and a boost for felines in need.
June 12, 2014
Cats with homes may outnumber dogs, but not as many as you’d think came from shelters. Time to boost those rescue numbers.
May 12, 2014
Clear out that hazy shade of winter, with the very welcome bonus of helping animals in need.
May 5, 2014
You know something’s amiss when your cat misses the litter box. You can find out what’s up instantly, because Petnostics has an app for that.
April 22, 2014
It’s the holiday that cats need your help to celebrate properly. And this year, you can win a prize for doing so.
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.


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