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  • Boarding Your Cat – How To Feel Confident While You’re Away

    Due to their independent nature, cats are fine to stay at the house alone during the day. However, if you’re going on an extended vacation or you have a cat with special medical needs, you may find that a stint in a boarding facility is unavoidable. Use these tips to make sure you’re choosing the […] More

  • Animal Rescue – Hout Bay Fire, South Africa

    Leigh Morris a Cole and Marmalade fan who lives in Cape Town, contacted us this week asking if we could help raise awareness about the tragic situation in nearby Hout Bay. I asked her to write about what happened, we’ll be donating to help and when I visit South Africa later this year, I’ll be […] More

  • Rescuing 2 Cats in Dubai

    Last summer I was contacted by a lady in Dubai who had rescued two kittens off the street and was wondering if we could help find them a home using our social presence… During our messages back and forth I learned a lot about animal welfare in the UAE that was disturbing and made me want […] More

  • India’s First Cat Café

    Cat Cafés are becoming more and more popular, purrsonally I love them, not only are they a great quiet place for a cup of coffee… they’re an invaluable way to help local shelters get cats adopted! Cat Cafés take the overflow of animals from local shelters and help socialize the cats and match them up with […] More

  • Cats of Curacao

    I was recently contacted by a lady named Mariette Hanssen who lives in Curacao, a Dutch Caribbean island about 40 miles north of the Venezuelan coast. For the past couple of years she has been doing whatever she can to help cats and dogs on the island, along with a few other dedicated animal rescuers. Animal welfare issues are […] More

  • Cole and Marmalade Community

    Would YOU like to live in a safe pet friendly community? Sugar Grove Station is a wonderfully maintained, practically self-sustaining community nestled in the West Virginia mountains. The community would be great for family professionals who work from home and people who would like to retire and have the resources to support themselves. This former naval base that was retired […] More

  • Moving with Cats

    In total we’ve driven almost 5000 miles with Cole and Marmalade on two cross country moves, Florida to California in 2014 and then California to Illinois in 2016. Many people have asked us for moving tips and advice so they can also provide their kitties with the most stress free experience possible when moving… So here’s a […] More