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Recent Posts

Using a shed as an outdoor cat shelter for multiple cats for winter
Use a shed as an outdoor cat shelter for the feral/community cats. We have also used storage bin shelters, a straw fort, and a homemade wooden house as cat shelters.
The best cozy cat slippers for women review
A review of the best cozy cat slippers for women! See what makes Haflinger cat slippers the best slippers in this review.
Cat Book Giveaway and Review: Shop Cats of New York and Cats on Catnip
Welcome the first Joy of Cats Giveaway! Since children are returning to school this time of year in the United[...]
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[...]
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.