Posts Tagged: The New York Times

Is Whisker Fatigue In Cats Really A “Thing?”

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, Tracie Hotchner.

This article in the New York Times about kitties having “whisker fatigue” during eating may sound a bit new-agey, but does a wonderful job of acknowledge the sensitivity of a cat’s whiskers – and the insult to our cats when we ask them to eat out of bowls that do not recognize the actual physical […]

Cats In Quarantine

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, News, Pet Health, Tracie Hotchner.

  Scary avian flu infects shelter cats in NYC After a mysterious outbreak of bird flu swept through New York City shelters earlier this month, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) opened an emergency quarantine center to house the entire cat population in the city’s shelter system, according to The […]