Is your Cat a Mean or Happy Drunk on Catnip?

Cat Chat – Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (06-02-2021) #0043: Dr. Mikel Delgado explains the mysteries of catnip. A cat’s response to it is genetic and for about 60% it’s a wonderful exciting experience. What cats are responding to is still a mystery, and even kittens can enjoy it, despite earlier recommendations to wait […]

Caring for a Paralyzed Dog

Dog Talk (10-03-2015) #441: Sharon Seltzer talks about what it means to have a paralyzed dog and how caring for one inspired her to write LESSONS FROM A PARALYZED DOG; Dr Jerry Nepom from the Immune Tolerance Network explains the CATNIP cat allergy study being conducted at major medical centers around the country — and […]

Juno the Olive-Obsessed Kitty

Juno the Olive-Obsessed Kitty Several years ago I was contacted by Susan, one of my radio listeners in New Hampshire, with a question that remains a fascinating phenomenon. My two year old cat Juno steals Kalamata olives. Not only does he steal them, he will scream and beg for them if he sees me eating […]

Emma’s Passion Project: Cat Behavior

I got this charming email recently: My name is Emma and I am in 6th grade. I am doing a Passion Project, and cats are my passion. I need to ask an expert some questions on cat behavior. I hope you have time to answer my questions. My cat is Angel and she is 17! […]