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  • Cat-Friendly Plants For Your Feline Friend

    We humans are attracted to plants, and cats are no different! While their beauty attracts us, cats are typically drawn to their scent and frilly, tempting leaves. There are several houseplants on the no-no list for cats, but there are cat-friendly plants that both you and your kitty can enjoy all year long. Here we […] More

  • Photographer Catches Hilarious Pics Of Cats On Catnip!

    It was about 5 and a half years ago when Andrew Marttila took pictures of his own cat, Haroun, with a borrowed camera. Turns out he had quite the unique eye for detail and capturing frisky felines. It was such a purrfect fit, it sparked a new journey for the amateur photographer. He had no […] More

  • Top 5 Toys Your Cat Will Love

    Most cat parents know the frustration of excitedly buying a toy their furry family member rejects. Many of us have a stash of toys that couldn’t sustain the interest of our curious kitties. We know they love to play, but finding the toys that strike a chord with them has always proved challenging … until […] More

  • What Does Catnip Do To Cats?

    Cole & Marmalade are always up to something! Together with their human ‘servants’ Chris and Jess, they will entertain and educate you; check out their fun videos to see them in action! Please Adopt, Spay & Neuter! – BE THE SOLUTION! 🙂 You can support our continuing rescue, foster & donation efforts by purchasing our […] More

  • How Cats Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

    Happy St. Patrick’s Day humans! Cole and Marmalade may have gone a little overboard on the celebrating, but it was worth it =) Marmalade, dressed in his finest felt top hat and matching gold buckle collar sets out to help big brother Cole on the hunt for the golden riches and green “clovers” at the […] More

  • What Does Catnip Do To Cats?

    What exactly is Catnip and why do some cats love it and others have no reaction? Catnip, or Nepeta Cataria, is a perennial plant (meaning plants that generally live for more than two years, returning even after deep freezes like in our current Illinois climate) and is a member of the mint family. The potency […] More