Review: House Cat: Inspirational Interiors and the Elegant Felines Who Call Them Home

Diagnostic Testing for Cats


During a routine veterinary exam, your vet will perform a thorough head to tail physical examination of your cat. Depending on your cat’s age, he may also recommend routine blood and urine testing. If you brought your cat to the vet because of a health issue, your vet may recommend additional diagnostic testing, such as x-rays and ultrasound to determine the nature of your cat’s illness.Continue Reading

Pretty Litter

The Night Before Catmas


I’ve always loved Clement Clarke Moore’s poem The Night Before Christmas. Over the years, there have been many cat versions of the poem out there, but none better than the one dictated to Harry Shubin by the Ghost of Catmas Future on a dark winter night.Continue Reading

5 Best Cat Products of 2023


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I see a lot of new products each year, and I try to share as many of the good ones with you as I can. And of course, Allegra has been busy helping me review many of them for you throughout the year. With so many products, it’s really hard to choose only five favorites, but with the help of my little product tester, we’ve come up with our list of the five best for this year, listed in no particular order.Continue Reading


Allegra and the Santa Hat


Hi everyone, it’s Allegra! If you’ve followed Mom for a while, you probably know that she does not like it when people dress up cats. Actually, “not like” is probably putting it mildly. It’s one of her pet peeves, and I’m glad about that, because I wouldn’t want to be dressed up. I’m beautiful just as I am and don’t need clothes to enhance my beauty.Continue Reading