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Of the Brain (and the kitten)

Sometimes my brain ignores my desires.

Like now, when I open my blog and hit “new post.” Words slug onto the screen. Sluggggggggggg. The backspace key is much faster. 706 more words

Biodiversity challenge - Fiddler crab

Fit as a fiddler

Cocksure crustaceans,
Shell-suited north- and southpaws
Dwarfed by insubordinate claws,
Scuttle free
From subterranean sanctuary
And loiter by their intertidal stations.

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Wildlife Poetry

Feline Friday: Spa Day!

Both Inkblot and Ember are getting on in years, but Inky has always been the crotchety kitty of the house. I try to remember to clip their claws on a regular basis, but sometimes I forget… until I hear Inky sticking to the carpet. 320 more words


Cat destroying sofa? Science to the rescue!

New pheromone can modify scratching behavior of cats

News flash from the Winn Health Foundation’s blog.

Who is Winn?

“In 1968, the Cat Fanciers’ Association (CFA) created what would soon become Winn Feline Foundation, establishing a source of funding for medical studies to improve cat health and welfare.” 90 more words

Handling And Behavior