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In Defense of Outdoor Cats – or, The Ballad of Louie and Haskell

Jim Johnson   October 19, 2012   Comments Off on In Defense of Outdoor Cats – or, The Ballad of Louie and Haskell
Louie - An Outdoor Cat

I’ve been thinking about indoor cats vs. outdoor cats recently. Earlier this year, we joined the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP); through them we learned of the Indoor Pet Initiative, the proponents of which contend that pets are better off both mentally and physically if they are kept indoors. I can’t argue that cats aren’t physically safer if they… Read more »

AHA Joins AAFP

Jim Johnson   July 25, 2012   Comments Off on AHA Joins AAFP

News flash – we have recently joined the American Association of Feline Practitioners. We’re working on improving our services to the feline persuasion – they tend to be rather more, ah, particular that our canine pals – and hope to be certified as a Cat Friendly Practice later this year. More info at the AAFP’s website.