Tag - cats

Cats and Gardeners

Animal Chatter By Iris Winston Be a tolerant neighbour I received an anonymous note in the mail last week. Written in capital letters, the six-word message screamed: KEEP YOUR DAM [sic] CATS AT HOME. It bothered me for a number of reasons. First, I worry that the anger demonstrated by those hastily scrawled words could spell...

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Rufus Introducing a new pet to the household

Animal Chatter By Iris Winston I first noticed him in February when he and my cat started hanging out together. I didn’t know then that the little red-and-white tabby was homeless, though it was clear that he was scared of human contact. However slowly I approached him, he ran away, a flash of red fur as he disappeared into the...

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