Why do cats meow?

If I ever go on Mastermind, there's an unlikely candidate for my specialist subject. Cats. As well as growing up in a family of ailurophiles - yep, cat lovers - I spent five and a half years working for the UK's biggest feline welfare charity. Specifically, I wrote and edited copy for a wide range of ...

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As any pet owner will tell you, there's not much worse than fleas and ticks. It's horrible to see your pet constantly scratching and clearly bothered and it's not pleasant for the owners either! We had to deal with an outbreak of fleas over the summer, so I know how quickly the situation can get out of hand. Although we ...

Exit pursued by a baby

Ever since Dylan learned to crawl, he has been displaying some unexpected characteristics and, yes folks, I'm going off on a completely irrelevant and almost certainly pointless tangent with this blog entry, but I'm pretending to think that he reckons he's a cat. For the benefit of anyone reading this who doesn't know me, I should point out ...