The cats of the family


The cats in my life, and what I’ve learned from them, plus, a video about cat behaviour. How well do you know cats?

Caught on the Cat Cam

Ginger #1.

I set up a webcam to catch an uninvited guest. It was both fun and informative.

A baby bird hides out


A baby bird takes refuge in a concrete corner.

Cat mummies in Brooklyn


Cat and mummy should be nouns, not adjective and noun. Blast those ancient Egyptians!

Cats on campus at UH


While doing some teaching for Pacific New Media at the University of Hawai’i I was staying at Lincoln Hall on campus. · · The campus itself is delightful: it contains numerous diverse buildings, large and small, and trees and bushes galore. There are wide open pathways, huge spreading trees, and most surprising of all, abundant […]

Family dynamics and the training collar


We have 3 cats and 2 dogs. Sometimes it seems like a lot of ‘people’ to manage, as of course each has her or his own character and quirks. Recently we’ve had to resort to some pretty stern measures to achieve harmony. Olive has lived with us the longest. She used to live with our […]