Cats Helping Cure Human Cancer

Cat Chat — Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (11-24-2021) #0068: Dr. Elsey, who owns Dr. Elsey\’s Precious Cat, has raised over $14 million dollars for the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (a disease his wife Kathy lives with) by donating proceeds from their litter sales for one month, along with coupon incentives to cat owners. Tracie and he discuss the value of funding \”orphan cancers\” which are neglected by the large cancer associations and how research for treatment and cures for any cancer help move the needle forward in knowledge about all cancers and hope for those who have it.

Power of Purrsuasion Adoption Event

Dr. Elsey’s, the Founding Sponsor of the NY Cat Film Festival, is launching the first adoption pop-up event for their Power of Purrsuasion campaign in New York City for two weeks, beginning Monday April 22nd to May 15th, at the Meow Parlour. Dr. Elsey’s will cover a limited number of Meow Parlour reservation fees and […]

Dr. Elsey’s Precious Cat is Bringing Joy to Cat Lovers & Shelters Nationwide

Dr. Elsey’s Precious Cat is Bringing Joy to Cat Lovers &  Shelters Nationwide I was filled with hopeful excitement last year when Dr. Elsey’s Precious Cat — my “precious” devoted sponsor of  DOG TALK (and Kitties, Too!) (my NPR radio show)  — encouraged me to create a cat film festival to give kitty cats their […]

Guardian Angel to Kitty Cats

Guardian Angel to Kitty Cats This weekend my NY Cat Film Festival will be playing twice at the beautiful Regent Theater outside Boston in Arlington – on Friday night June 29th and again as a pair of matinee shows on Sunday July 1st. We’re so sure that cat lovers are going to arrive in droves […]

Good Deeds at Cat Camp (NYC, MAY 5th & 6th)

Good Deeds at Cat Camp in New York City, May 5th & 6th Jackson Galaxy’s Cat Camp is a two-day event in NYC that will bring together “regular” cat lovers to mingle with and hear from leaders in the field — cat experts, rescuers, and advocates — who will speak on a range of topics […]

Thanks to Halo for Believing in the NY Dog Film Festival™

Thanks to Halo for Believing in the NY Dog Film Festival™ Next Tuesday morning, December 5th, I’m going to be on Fox News “Good Day New York” between 9:30 and 9:50 AM to talk about the 3rd Annual NY Dog Film Festival™ December 10th at the School for Visual Arts Theater on West 33rd Street […]

Is Whisker Fatigue in Cats Really a ‘Thing?’

Is Whisker Fatigue in Cats Really a ‘Thing?’ This article in the New York Times about kitties having “whisker fatigue” during eating may sound a bit new-agey, but does a wonderful job of acknowledge the sensitivity of a cat’s whiskers — and the insult to our cats when we ask them to eat out of […]