Monthly Archives: April 2011

How to Keep Other Cats Out of Your Yard

For  20 years we have always had a family dog, along with cats, so we never had a problem with cats coming onto the property except at night and if we let the dog out then the cat would be … Continue reading

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Different Uses for a Cat House

A cat house can be used for a variety of purposes. Our houses were built by a local carpenter who made double wall thickness houses with an electrical heating coil below the floor. The thick inset roof lifted off the … Continue reading

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Rabbit Arrives on Easter

Several years ago we had a real rabbit that showed up in our back yard on Easter morning. I could hardly believe my eyes but sure enough it was a live rabbit hopping around in the grass.  We don’t have … Continue reading

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Spring Fever

This year in western Canada, spring is taking a long time to arrive. We’re still waiting for the earth to warm up and all the snow to melt. Everyone is keen for the warm weather to arrive and the cats … Continue reading

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Legal Trapping Hazard to Cats

I don’t know where you live? But here in my city, in Canada, there is a bylaw that supports humane trapping of animals, which was approved a few years ago. This means that if an animal comes onto your property … Continue reading

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Cats that Love their Outdoor Cat Enclosure

Here is a homemade outdoor cat enclosure that was made for under $300 using purchased supplies from Home Depot, plus some planning and construction labor and skills. The owner made it possible to take the frame apart for possible moving. … Continue reading

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Pet Car Seats

Pet car seats are important for transporting your cat or dog safely in vehicle.  As people have become more accustomed to using safety seats and seat belts in a car, so have animal  caregivers given a similar consideration to their … Continue reading

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Large Outdoor Cat Enclosures

What would you consider to be a large outdoor cat enclosure? This of course depends on your perspective of the qualifier, ‘large’.  In my mind, the outdoor cat enclosures have a fair degree of height and space for cats to … Continue reading

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Kittywalk Systems

Kittywalk Systems is a brand of outdoor cat enclosure that specializes in making light weight modular units that can be attached together and arranged in customized patterns for your yard or patio.  Their units are made with sturdy rope netting … Continue reading

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Purr-fect Cat Fence System

Purr-fect Cat Fence System was originally inspired by efforts to keep deer off property and garden areas, etc. by using  deer netting that is available in rolls and is a flat plastic style of netting in various thicknesses. Purr-fect Cat … Continue reading

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