cats
Though hilarious, angry cats can be pretty scary sometimes, and my mom and dad were both happy to share some tips for dealing with angry or stressed cats, as well as some preventative measures.
pets
Where once I felt very protective as a pet owner, I now felt it was necessary to protect my human baby from my cat baby. And I didn't expect how sad that would make me feel.
cats
During the first couple of weeks in my cocoon, I was a walking nervous breakdown: There was nothing to distract me from all of the stupid things I’d done to get in my own way, which was an overwhelming epiphany.
pets
Do you spend tons on your pets? Or do you think spending lots of money on animals is ridiculous?
cats
Every morning, at 4:30 am, like clockwork, my stupid effing cat starts mrowling and screeching like a banshee.
in

Feb 15, 2012 at 12:48pm | 287 comments

cats
FATTY MCBUTTERPANTS, you guys.
in

Apr 16, 2012 at 12:00pm | 274 comments

cats
cats are awesome, dogs are awesome, science is awesome, and feelings are awesome - LET US COMBINE THEM ALL INTO ONE AMAZING ARTICLE.
in

Jul 30, 2013 at 4:00pm | 267 comments

cats
While I hope everyone seriously considers adopting their next pet from a shelter, no one talks about how difficult it can be to raise a shelter pet or a pet that is the product of an abusive previous home life.
in

Dec 11, 2012 at 9:00am | 243 comments

cats
You have your baby, and I have mine.
in

Apr 24, 2013 at 10:00am | 223 comments

shoppables
This is an entire post devoted to clothes and accessories with cute cats on them! (Just in case you weren't sure.)
cats
He doesn’t adore me, unconditionally or otherwise, but that hasn’t stopped me from developing feelings for him. Feelings I’ve never felt for a cat before.
cat ladies
Friday morning I went to check on my cat Rufus, who had been fighting a serious illness for the past few months, but who we thought was getting better. He wasn't better.
in

Aug 20, 2012 at 2:00pm | 209 comments

cats
“Dead,” the doorman said. He wanted me to confirm what the building superintendent should do with the body. “Because the garbage truck passes by in fifteen minutes.”
anxiety
“It’s not that I want to kill myself,” I said to my therapist after 3 months. “It’s that I keep thinking how surprised everyone will be when I do.”
cats
Until last week, I have always given serious side-eye to people who freak out about the ailments of their children.
in

Sep 9, 2013 at 1:00pm | 161 comments

cat acceptance
I have spent the past several days giving food to a cat that doesn’t want it, and on the scale of difficulty, this ranks somewhere between assembling a different IKEA desk once every hour or so all day long, and performing brain surgery on yourself.
cats
Do you think there's a shelter for unwanted Home Depot managers somewhere?
kittens
The last kitten was so weak she couldn't hold her neck up. She was even too weak to suckle from her mother, just barely moving.
dating advice
My mother is very concerned that my cat is the reason I don't have a boyfriend.
pets
Once she ran across my entire apartment to claw my mother-in-law’s hand for no reason.
in

Jan 10, 2013 at 3:30pm | 129 comments

cats
Just so you know, this entire article is just an excuse to post gratuitous pictures of my cat wearing clothes.
in

Mar 5, 2013 at 10:30am | 127 comments

panic attacks
Panic attacks aren't fun. But they can be funny.
in

Apr 17, 2013 at 2:00pm | 119 comments