3 Lessons In Caring for Feral Cats

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Another absolutely heartbreaking story came across my local news this weekend. At least 14 kittens with devastating respiratory infections and other illnesses were discovered by a couple of women taking a walk. The kittens were born from feral cats that had been being “cared for” by the Pethos, a couple … Continue reading

Mark Twain ; July’s Artist & Cat Lover

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Earnest Hemingway once commented that all American literature starts with Mark Twain. Known for his rebellious sense of humor, Mark Twain loved steamboats, writing, and cats.  He would eventually write 28 books  plus many more stories and lectures. A Star is Born  “If man could be crossed with the cat it … Continue reading

Funny Cat Picture & Writer’s Process Tour Invites

Manna Sleeping In the Sun

Manna Takes A Nap Kitties do the funniest things sometimes. Manna loves to go out on our little balcony and sleep in the sun. From what I’ve captured in the photo, I am thinking I may need to find a kitty-sized sleep mask for her. It’s so tough being a … Continue reading

Playful Kitty Puzzle: The Cats’ Demands

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The kitties have ideas too! Yesterday I posted about my writing process and the goals that I have for Playful Kitty.  There are lots of great plans in the works! A Youtube channel and a free e-book are just 2 of the things I’m working on . However, Cinco and … Continue reading

The Writer’s Process Tour Comes to Playful Kitty!

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Welcome to my crazy world! About 2 weeks ago I was invited to be a part of the Writer’s Process Tour. The purpose of the tour is get a glimpse into the way each of the invited bloggers does their writing.  Each blogger answers the questions : “What am I … Continue reading

Vacation Tips for Cat Owners

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Considering taking your cat on vacation with you? There is a lot to consider; what to pack for the cat, the best way to travel, pet friendly lodging, and more.  I have some great tips to help your vacation go as smoothly as possible for you and your cat. Let … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday: The Mystery Fella

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Playful Kitty Niptoons proudly presents: The Case of “The Mystery Fella” Enter our Simple Solution 30 Day Cat Litter Giveaway! Six (6) lucky winners will each receive a 15 lb box of Simple Solutions 30 Day cat litter! This giveaway is open to residents of the US and Canada (except Quebec). … Continue reading

Is Holistic Veterinary Care Right For Your Cat?

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Holistic veterinary care is a movement that is gaining speed. People are beginning to want to move away from expensive medications and toward natural, preventative health measures. Many critics of holistic veterinary care believe that it is mostly anecdotal and does not bear the proof  that conventional veterinary care does. However, … Continue reading

Simple Solution 30 Day Cat Litter Giveaway!

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Simple Solution has been a go-to brand in pet care solutions since it was formed by the Brampton Company in 1978.  Simple Solution offers a variety of products for cats and dogs including training pads, dog diapers, solutions for pet odors and stains in carpet and upholstery, litter box deodorizers … Continue reading