Caturday ~ Catnip is not just for cats!

Caturday ~ Catnip is not just for cats!

Nepeta cataria, most commonly known as "catnip" is a plant that causes psychoactive reactions in cats. Owners love giving their cats catnip order to stimulate play. After sniffing or consuming catnip, cats will get high and display silly behavior such as rolling around, vocalizing, rubbing their heads, and becoming more excitable. Catnip turns most adults [...]

My new kitten, Luna!

My new kitten, Luna!

There has been an addition to my family -- a new kitten! I named her Luna after the Roman moon goddess and also the Latin word for "moon." Her story... I adopted Luna through my sister's friend's parents. They had a black stray who would come around and they would feed her. They thought she [...]

Saturdog ~ Health + Personality ~ Bulldogs, Retrievers, & more…

Saturdog ~ Health + Personality ~ Bulldogs, Retrievers, & more…

Today, I'm taking a break from Caturday and making it Saturdog. I'm sorry, cats. Dogs are thought to be descended from wolves, according to scientific evidence. The modern wolf is completely distinct from the modern dog, suggesting their common ancestor must have died out thousands of years ago. Dogs are omnivores, meaning their diet comes [...]

Venus update #3

Venus update #3

Yesterday, I took my cat Venus to the vet for a checkup. It's been a little while since she's gone. She was overdue for her shots. Due to the pandemic, I had to stay in the car the whole time as someone came out and took her away. I had to speak to the vet [...]

Caturday ~ the PURRFECT cat bed!

Caturday ~ the PURRFECT cat bed!

It's incredibly frustrating to go out to the pet store and spend a ton of money on a fancy cat bed -- and then your cat refuses to use it! Cats are super picky animals: when it comes to food, people, other cats, their toys, and ah yes... their bed. They are total perfectionists... A [...]