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Do Cats Suffer from the Winter Blues?

As we took the last of the Christmas decorations and the tree down at the weekend, I started thinking about cats. Becks has basically lived under the Christmas tree for six weeks. I’m not sure if she loved the smell of pine needles or the bright lights but it definitely brightened her mood. She seemed…
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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas….

OK, we're a little early but Martin and I are just nuts about Christmas.  Last weekend the tree was purchased from Willington, the tree was dressed and Sunday morning we were up ladders fixing the lights to the outside of the house.  The mulled wine was on tap and we kept nice and warm despite…
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How to Keep Cats & their Owners Fit

A question we’ve been asked before is how do I keep my cat fit?  Dogs are relatively easy, you simply take them out of the house and let them go for a run across the fields. If you have a ball, then they will simply play catch all day long. Cats aren’t so easy and…
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Can Cats Really see in the Dark? You’re About to Find out

When leaving the house at night, I’ve often said to Martin that we should leave the lights on in every room for the cats.  Martin has often laughed at me and said, “the girls can see in the dark, so that’s really not necessary”.  I thought this would be an interesting topic to research and…
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