The Purrington Post

A fresh, fun and feline-friendly cat blog. Meow meow meow meow meow meow meow.

  • Cat Dental Health – Tooth or Consequences

    Cat Dental Health – Tooth or Consequences

    Did you know that February is National Pet Dental Health Month?  Did you also know… The number one health issue facing cats today is oral care Oral care concerns impact almost 70% of cats 80% of...

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  • Natural Disaster Preparedness for Your Cat(s)

    Natural Disaster Preparedness for Your Cat(s)

    The start of a new year is always a good chance to look back and reflect. 2018 was a year of great research in animal health, with some significant new opportunities in products and drugs for our...

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  • WIN a Tattoo Design of Your Cat

    WIN a Tattoo Design of Your Cat

    We wanted to introduce our readers to the talented Antonella Raimondo who is a fine line Dotwork Tattoo artist based in London. She created this beautiful tattoo design of our tuxie Newman (below...

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  • Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Cat Lovers

    Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Cat Lovers

    Two cats are sitting in a bar sipping tunatinis… Male cat: ‘Do you have a date for Valentines Day?’ Female cat: ‘Yes, February 14th!’ With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we did our usual...

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  • WIN a Portrait of Your Cat

    WIN a Portrait of Your Cat

    We’re always finding creative talent in the cat-o-sphere and recently were introduced to a wonderful pet portrait artist named Vicki Liu. She did this beautiful 5×7 watercolor portrait (w/ gold...

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  • Lost Cat? Tail it!

    Lost Cat? Tail it!

    A few years ago the ASPCA undertook a telephone survey of more than 1,000 pet-owning households across the country to get a sense of how many pets have been lost, how many ultimately made it home,...

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  • Meet Peanut – A Snaggletooth One-Eyed Cutie That’ll Melt Your Heart!

    Meet Peanut – A Snaggletooth One-Eyed Cutie That’ll Melt Your Heart!

    Flash back to early 2016 – a stray cat shows up unexpectedly at a couple’s door step and suddenly there’s an instant connection. Coincidence? Fate?  So begins this love story … >^..^< Owner Alex...

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  • CATBOX – When Ordinary Just Won’t Do!

    CATBOX – When Ordinary Just Won’t Do!

    Way back in 2015 we did a post called – Why Do Cats Love Cardboard Boxes?  Check it out – you might be surprised at what we found. Since then cats haven’t changed, but cardboard play beds and...

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  • A New Way to Combat Cat Allergies

    A New Way to Combat Cat Allergies

    As the weather gets colder and we spend more time indoors, we thought it worthwhile to mention a post we published in the Fall of 2016 called Cat Allergies: Nothing to Sneeze At where we talked...

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  • The Benefits of Glucosamine for Cats

    The Benefits of Glucosamine for Cats

    As our cats get older it’s quite common for them to experience arthritis which is the breaking down of cartilage that surrounds the bones of the joints. For a cat, arthritis can begin at the age...

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  • Ra the Mighty – Cat Detective

    Ra the Mighty – Cat Detective

    Introducing a delightful new cat mystery just out from Holiday House Books called Ra the Mighty.  A royal cat and his sidekick track a jewelry thief in this funny new series. Chock full of witty...

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  • The Secret Language of Cats

    The Secret Language of Cats

    Have you ever wondered what your cat is saying? Cats do not meow randomly, nor do they growl or hiss because they have nothing better to do. Cat sounds have a purpose, and they can carry important...

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  • Turmeric for Cats

    Turmeric for Cats

    There are some wonderful natural herbal supplements that can help improve the overall health and vitality of your cat. One of these is Turmeric – a spice and a herb that has been used for...

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  • Introducing the Assisi Loop Lounge

    Introducing the Assisi Loop Lounge

    We have talked about the Assisi Loop® before, a targeted pulsed electromagnetic field (tPEMF™) device that is FDA cleared in humans for the control of pain and inflammation. The Loop has been in...

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  • What Could Your Cat’s DNA Uncover?

    What Could Your Cat’s DNA Uncover?

    This article is the first of a two (possibly three) part series about DNA testing for your cat(s). We’ve been big fans for a while now of the work being done at Basepaws – a California based...

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  • Spiritual Lessons from Dia the Cat

    Spiritual Lessons from Dia the Cat

    We found a truly delightful find for you book lovers out there – The Dia Book: Absolutes is about inter-species communications, the inspirations, the deep spiritual lessons heard and learned, and...

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  • WIN a ‘Go Away Flea Purrfect’ Cat Collar

    WIN a ‘Go Away Flea Purrfect’ Cat Collar

    Does your cat scratch herself, chew her skin, or seem restless? It  could mean that she has fleas.  Your cat’s warm, furry coat and nourishing blood supply are a flea’s dream home. Cats are...

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  • Celebrate Global Cat Day!

    Celebrate Global Cat Day!

    Global Cat Day is Oct. 16 – a day for people around the world to stand up for policies that protect all cats in their communities and to commemorate all the many cats that need a home, to...

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  • WIN a Kittyrama Designer Cat Collar

    WIN a Kittyrama Designer Cat Collar

    Our cats are pretty picky when it comes to wearing collars … and why not be!  Finding a brand and style of collar that they were comfortable with, and that we felt was safe took some...

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  • Captain Ginger – Starship Superhero

    Captain Ginger – Starship Superhero

    On October 17, 2018, AHOY Comics will publish a new comic book called CAPTAIN GINGER. Imagine this scenario — the human race dies out and cats inherit the Earth! Or at least one starship. Now the...

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