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 25, 2013
Your cats may celebrate by gacking up a hairball on your newly cleaned carpet, but you really can keep hairballs at bay with a little extra TLC.
April 15, 2013
In the season of open windows and doors, even indoor cats may make a run for it, so an accurate ID is crucial for getting Kitty home again.
April 4, 2013
A soft, adorable sign of spring: kittens arriving by the caboodle. Will one find its way into your heart/home? And if you and your cat are traveling, we know where you’ll find a feline-friendly hotel welcome.
March 26, 2013
Cats are mesmerizing---just check the constantly growing number YouTube cat videos—and sometimes maddening. We adore them, but the air of mystery surrounding feline behavior can baffle even the most cat-savvy humans.
March 13, 2013
Even if they dominate the Internet, and purred their way to theatrical history with one of Broadway’s longest-running, most memorable musicals, cats have not made it big at the box office. “Lil Bub & Friendz” is about to change that.
February 13, 2013
If you’re dodging frantic last-minute Valentine’s Day shoppers, hunting the perfect gift for your fave feline, don’t: cats much prefer to give, not get, on the day of hearts and cupids.
February 8, 2013
Never mind the Oscar chatter, the real movie buzz swirls around the recent Catdance Film Festival, the feline world’s clever answer to that other Park City, Utah, event.