How To Deal With Father-in-law’s Rude Remarks About Cats Over The Holidays
My father-in-law hates cats. When my husband or I mention our cat Clive, my father-in-law teases his son about becoming a girly cat-lover. How do we respond?
Dear Tabby: Cat Won’t Stop Clawing Furniture!
My wife and I just got a cat for our family and everyone loves her. The only problem is that Furball is clawing our dining room chairs into ribbons.
Dear Tabby: My Aloof Cat Offends My Friends
My cat Momo does not like people (myself excluded). It doesn’t matter if we’re at the vet or at home. When someone new approaches...
Cat Bites Can Be Dangerous And Even Deadly – Make Sure You Know What To Do
A reader's playful kitty likes to nip, but cat bites can cause serious, sometimes life-threatening infections. Dear Tabby explains why they're serious and how to treat them.
Dear Tabby: I Don’t Trust My Friend’s Boyfriend
My best friend has offered to stay at my house and watch my cat while I'm gone. She and my cat get along great but her boyfriend...
Dear Tabby: My cat is PHAT!
Dear Tabby, I have the most adorable, gray cat (certainly no bias). I am fully aware that he (name not disclosed for privacy reasons) is a “large” cat. I don’t intentionally overfeed him, however, I do believe he partakes from the food bowls of the other two cats in the house when he can get […]
Dear Tabby: Help me say “this stinks!”
Dear Tabby, I love cats. I have one myself, along with a dog and three fish. I also love my Aunt Betty and her two cats. We’re all very close and we spend a lot of time together. Whenever possible, I suggest we go out for coffee or I invite her to my home for […]
Got cat etiquette queries? We’ve got answers. CatTime’s own Dear Tabby can guide you and your felines down the most polite path, without even a scratch to speak of. So whether your Himalayan is coming between you and your husband, you don’t know how much to tip the cat sitter, or you just need advice […]