CATalyst Council

Happy Cat Month 2015

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As cat guardians, we strive to make every month “Happy Cat Month” for our cats, but the Catalyst Council has designated September to celebrate a month that is all about ensuring that cats are happy, healthy, and valued.

Cats are often viewed as self-reliant loners who don’t need much beyond a species appropriate diet, water and a place to sleep, but nothing could be further from the truth. Cats need companionship, environmental enrichment, daily play, and most of all, they need us to love them just as much as they love us.Continue Reading

Happy Cat Month 2011

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The American Veterinary Medical Association and the CATalyst Council are celebrating Happy Cat Month this September. Of course, here at the Conscious Cat, every month is Happy Cat Month – after all, that’s what we’re all about: “conscious living, health and happiness for cats and their humans!”

None of us here have to be convinced of the benefits of living with cats, but did you know that studies show that people who live with cats have a 40% less chance of having a stroke or heart attack? Of course, cats bring so much more into our lives than just health-protective benefits, and in return for making us happy, we all do everything we can to keep our cats happy.Continue Reading