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Here you’ll find the paw-sibilities are endless furr cat lovers who want paw-some content that is relevant and meaningful. We paw-sitively hope our blog leaves you feline great!

 

The heroes behind so many of Orange County’s adopted cats (and dogs!)

When we think about animal shelters, so many of us focus on the final (and most exciting) step: pet adoption. I know I did. Until earlier this year, when I listened to Terry Gross's interview with Hannah Shaw, aka The 'Kitten Lady' on NPR. Wow, was that interview...

Happy Birthday to OC’s first cat café, Catmosphere Laguna!

One summer day in 2018, on a whim, I took my daughters to Laguna Beach for the afternoon. We parked on Forest Ave and began our walk to the sand. My then 8-year old was super excited to dive into the waves. My teenager was ready to dive into her phone.  And I was...

Newport Pet Clinic – setting the gold standard in OC pet care

Customer service for pet care at its best Picture this: it's Friday afternoon. You've had a very long work week. You're exhausted. And all you can think of is going home to your family and relaxing. On March 1, 2019, that was Bonnie Gracia, owner of Newport Pet...

The Dogged Cat

Lexington’s two front legs make a languid stretch out from under his chest; first the left, then the right with his big paws leading the way.  He props himself up into a sphinx-like position, yawning as he awakes from napping on the porch.  He looks at me, blinks, and...

Meet the fabulous female founders of Tustin Legacy Animal Hospital

A quick Google search of animal hospitals or veterinarians in Orange County will return hundreds of pet clinics. But cat and dog parents know all too well: Not all animal hospitals or pet clinics are the same. One of the most cutting-edge facilities of veterinary...

When you own a domestic cat hotel, business is purrsonal

Take your domestic cat to work?In case you missed out, June 17 was Pet Sitter’s International’s (PSI) Take Your Cat to Work Day®. A day dedicated to taking your kitty cat to work with you.Non-cat people probably laugh at the notion of even considering taking a cat to...

The Motherhood of Cats

Earlier this month, as I read and heard many “Happy Mother’s Day” sentiments, I thought about how I missed that boat. I didn’t even think about wanting kids until I was in my late thirties. At that time, I had a boyfriend who didn’t want kids. Preferring a...

How well do you know your cat?

A lot has been written about cats and their personalities. This is because many of us personify our cat’s behavior. I know I do. I speak about my cats like they are my children. “Maximus gets his fondness of sleeping in from my husband!” Or “Wilbur’s got MY appetite!”...

How well do you really know your pet sitter?

Spring is here and summer is just around the bend. Statistically speaking, chances are you’ve got a trip planned.  According to a recent AAA Travel survey, 100 million families – approximately 4 in 10 adults – will be taking a family vacation this year. Since nearly...

Club Cat’s first pet boarding customer is a kitten!

Club Cat Hotel & Resort recently hosted its very first cat pet boarder – an adorable, five-month old orange tabby kitten. At just around six pounds, little Fluffy charmed her way into our hearts and we can’t wait until she comes back to stay with us. No ordinary...
Veterinary healthcare workers need our love!

Veterinary healthcare workers need our love!

All pet patients are important to a veterinarian healthcare worker I bet the last time you took your cat - or dog, or bird, or horse - to the pet clinic, you weren't thinking about how many pet patients your veterinarian healthcare professionals sees each day. As pet...

10 signs you are a Cat-oholic

10 signs you are a Cat-oholic

Are you a cat-oholic? It's 2019 and if you are still thinking about our New Years resolution, no problem! There's no rule that says you have to have your resolutions down by January 1. In fact, you really have the entire year to figure this out. That said, there's no...