Feb 102020
 
Scruffy Paws Nutrition Supplements Promote Good Health for Cats #Sponsored

As a cat parent, I want my cats to be healthy. Now that Ernie and Zoey are senior cats with various health issues, I look for ways to help keep them as healthy as I can. One way to do this is by giving supplements when needed for added support to their systems. Just like [read more]

Dec 302019
 
That Was The Year That Was

A few words from me…the Island Cats Mom… 2019 is coming to a close…and with the end of the year comes our blogoversary. Our blog began in December 2007…which means we’ve been blogging for about 12 years now. I know…it’s quite an accomplishment. Many blogs never last that long. Ernie “helping” me with the blog [read more]

Nov 042019
 
BlogBlast for Peace 2019

Today is BlogBlast for Peace! Once a year on this day…November 4…bloggers from all over the world share their Peace Globes and thoughts about peace. We are ONE VOICE on ONE SUBJECT for ONE DAY. This year’s BlogBlast for Peace theme is CHANGE YOUR CLIMATE. There’s been lots of talk about climate change and how [read more]

Oct 282019
 
My Visit to Froggie's Pond...a Cat Sanctuary

As most of you know, I volunteer at one of our local animal shelters. The shelter has had great success in finding homes for most of the animals that come through its doors. But there are always a few, and in particular those with special needs or health conditions, that makes them a little harder [read more]

Sep 262019
 
Shine a Light on Shelter and Rescue Animals #RememberMeThursday

Hey guys. Being a former shelter cat, I know what it’s like to be stuck in a cage. Lemme tell you, it’s not fun. It’s cold, lonely…and really scary. You don’t know if you’re ever gonna get out of there. Oh sure, it’s better than being on the streets because there’s food and water available, [read more]

Aug 052019
 
My Meow MeetUp Experience

If you love cats as much as I do, you can’t get enough of them…right? That’s why I love attending cat conferences and exhibitions. A couple of weeks ago, I met up with several of my cat blogging friends in Chicago to attend Meow MeetUp…the Midwest’s biggest cat-themed expo and festival. What a fun time [read more]

May 302019
 
Meet Me in St. Louis - The 2019 CWA 25th Anniversary Conference

A couple of weeks ago, I jetted off to St. Louis to attend the Cat Writers’ Association annual conference. I thought I’d share my conference experience with all of you. This was the 25th Anniversary Conference of the CWA which is quite the accomplishment for any organization. Now, I have a confession. My main reason [read more]

May 132019
 
Smiling Paws Pets Expandable Soft-Sided Pet Carrier

Hi everyone. Island Cat mom here. My cats don’t travel much. Most of their traveling is to the veterinarian which I’m sure they would like to avoid if they could. But when they do go anywhere, it’s always in the safe confines of a pet carrier…or how the cats refer to it…the PTU…the prisoner transport [read more]

Apr 222019
 
Celebrating Earth Day - Easy Ways to Go Green with Your Pet

Hi guys!  Y’know what today is? It’s Earth Day…a special day to honor this planet we call home.   The first Earth Day was held on April 22, 1970 as a day to bring awareness to environmental and conservation issues. It’s now celebrated annually around the world by more than 20 billion people. Today I thought [read more]

Nov 042018
 
Dona Nobis Pacem with a Selfie on Sunday

Hi guys! Today is BlogBlast for Peace…a day where bloggers from all over the world share their Peace Globes and thoughts about peace. We are ONE VOICE on ONE SUBJECT for ONE DAY. Dona Nobis Pacem – Grant Us Peace We purr for peace. We know we’re just cats and may not have that much [read more]