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New Cat introductions: Why you shouldn’t look for shortcuts
Introducing new cats to each other can take time. It's natural to want to look for shortcuts or hacks to[...]
FURminator for cats short hair large vs. small size review
The FURminator is the best de-shedding tool or brush that I've used with my cats. The brush easily removes hair[...]
Will the new cat make friends with the other cats?
For the past week, we've allowed Charlotte, the new cat, full access to the house. As mentioned last week, I[...]
New cat integration without doing everything as recommended
New cat integration can take from days to months. With our new cat Charlotte, I was hoping for days! This post covers part of the journey.
The Caturday Newsletter
  • Cat tip of the week. This isn't your usual random cat tip. Most cat tips are taken from Heidi's real life experiences with her cats. Also, some tips will be from friends, coworkers, and other newsletter readers.
  • Links to interesting or funny cat articles.Cats rule the Internet. Heidi will share 1 or more links to cat stuff she's found during that week that stands out. 
  • What's New. This section will fill you in on what's new on The Joy of Cats blog or some interesting tidbit from Heidi's week with cats. She has a bunch: 9 indoor + 3 outdoor community cats.