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Cattitude - The #1 Cat Podcast About Cats As Pets- Pet Life Radio Original (PetLifeRadio.com)

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In these cat podcasts, learn everything there is to know about cats on Cattitude with your hosts Michelle Fern & Tom Dock.. In this cat podcast, each week we’ll spotlight a cool cat breed, give up-to-date advice on cat health, and check out new cat products! So curl up on the couch every week for a purrr-fectly enjoyable time on Cattitude... on Pet Life Radio.

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United States

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In these cat podcasts, learn everything there is to know about cats on Cattitude with your hosts Michelle Fern & Tom Dock.. In this cat podcast, each week we’ll spotlight a cool cat breed, give up-to-date advice on cat health, and check out new cat products! So curl up on the couch every week for a purrr-fectly enjoyable time on Cattitude... on Pet Life Radio.

Language:

English


Episodes

Cattitude - Episode 230 The Real Scoop on Hairballs: What Every Cat Parent Should Know

2/27/2024
Whether you're a seasoned cat parent or a first timer, navigating the world of hairballs is a sticky reality in most feline companionships. Unravel the mysteries of hairballs, exploring their causes, sharing practical tips, and ultimately finding humor in the unique quirks that make life with our feline friends both charming and, at times, a tad hairy. This week Michelle Fern welcomes back best-selling author and cat behavior expert, Pam Johnson-Bennett, along with Fear-Free certified veterinarian Dr. Amy Shirley to talk about what are the causes and symptoms of hairballs in cats, what you can do about them, and much more! EPISODE NOTES: The Real Scoop on Hairballs: What Every Cat Parent Should Know

Duration:00:25:16

Cattitude - Episode 229 Brushing Up on Pet Dental Health Month!

2/15/2024
With periodontal disease being one of the most common medical conditions seen by vets, it’s essential for pet parents to be on the lookout for signs & symptoms so they can take the necessary steps to prevent potentially life-threatening conditions down the line. This week Michelle Fern welcomes Holistic Veterinarian, Dr. Ambika Vaid, to talk about putting the bite on pet dental disease with proper prevention. EPISODE NOTES: Brushing Up on Pet Dental Health Month!

Duration:00:23:23

Cattitude - Episode 228 Play With Your Cat!

2/7/2024
Why is playing with your cat just as important as food, water, and a clean litter box? Find out as Michelle Fern chats cats with noted cat expert Dr. Mikel Maria Delgado, author of the new book, Play With Your Cat! Dr. Delgado explains the key to cat well-being: interactive play! In this comprehensive, illustrated guide she shares the wide-reaching benefits of play and how to develop play habits that work for your schedule and your cat’s. EPISODE NOTES: Play With Your Cat!!

Duration:00:39:21

Cattitude - Episode 227 Cats Without Coats Part 2 – More About Sphynx Cats!

1/25/2024
When Michelle Fern received an email from a listener asking her if she would like to receive a Sphynx kitten, she was overjoyed and apprehensive. What are Sphynx cats really like, and will they integrate into her multi-cat household? This week Michelle talks to that listener, small Sphynx cat breeder, Cristina Kean about those questions and many others on this unusual breed. Tune in to find out everything! Also check out Cattitude Episode 139 – Cats Without Coats Part 1. EPISODE NOTES: Cats Without Coats Part 2 – More About Sphynx Cats!

Duration:00:32:25

Cattitude - Episode 226 Therapetixx – Leading the Industry in Natural & Holistic Pet Care

1/19/2024
Michelle Fern chats with Robert Kovler, founder of Therapetixx. Therapetixx is an innovative pet care brand that offers natural solutions for canine, feline, equine, and exotic companion animals formulated by veterinary holistic specialists. Created by Animal Nutritional Products, Therapetixx leads the way in holistic pet care, promoting the well-being of animals and the planet. A portion of every sale is donated to rescue groups worldwide. EPISODE NOTES: Therapetixx – Leading the Industry in Natural & Holistic Pet Care

Duration:00:36:48

Cattitude - Episode 225 Cat Chakras

12/29/2023
This week Michelle Fern welcomes back Julie-Anne Thorne, author of the book, Cat chakras. A complete guide to clearing, cleansing and balancing your cats' core energy centres. Step into the fascinating world of cat chakras, the energy centres within your feline companion. Julie-Anne Thorne, an expert in holistic healing, teaches ways to unlock the secrets to your cat's well-being by balancing and harmonising its chakras, promoting improved health, vitality and emotional balance. Julie-Anne guides you through a variety of approaches to influence and align your cat's energy, leading to a happy, healthy cat. EPISODE NOTES: Cat Chakras

Duration:00:35:23

Cattitude - Episode 224 Can Your Cat Be a Therapy Cat?

12/8/2023
So many of us share our lives with cats, yet there remains such mystery surrounding this remarkable species that has long been underrepresented in research about the human-animal bond. This gap in our appreciation of the cat-human bond is now being addressed. This week Michelle Fern chats with Taylor Griffin, chief researcher of this study. Tune in to hear how cats are now becoming therapy animals! EPISODE NOTES: Can Your Cat Be a Therapy Cat?

Duration:00:27:25

Cattitude - Episode 223 Meet the Cat Rescuer Who Has Fostered More Than 3000 Cats!

11/28/2023
This week Michelle Fern is joined by Amy Castro, long-time cat rescuer who has fostered more than 3000 cats personally, and President of Starlight Outreach and Rescue. Starlight Outreach and Rescue is a 501(c)3 non-profit, foster-based animal rescue in Friendswood, Texas and Alvin, Texas that started with a small group of volunteers who wanted to support the efforts of Houston-area shelters to provide a better quality of life for stray and abandoned animals, medical attention beyond the scope/capabilities of the facilities along with fostering and rescue services for animals with special needs. EPISODE NOTES: Meet the Cat Rescuer Who Has Fostered More Than 3000 Cats!

Duration:00:32:04

Cattitude - Episode 222 When You Want Those Nine Lives to be Long Ones!

11/1/2023
This week Michelle Fern welcomes Dr. Gary Richter M.S., D.V.M., holistic veterinarian, international bestselling author of The Ultimate Pet Health Guide and founder of Ultimate Pet Nutrition. In his new book, Longevity for Cats, Dr. Richter offers insight on the science of longevity and the best integrative veterinary care for your dogs and cats to achieve longer, happier lives. Join Dr. Richter as he dives deep into how we can increase both the lifespan and healthspan of our pets and how we can make the best choices for them through personalized approaches. Tune in to find out how your cat can live a long and healthy life! EPISODE NOTES: When You Want Those Nine Lives to be Long Ones!

Duration:00:30:46

Cattitude - Episode 221 Cat Problems? Help is Just a Whisker Away from The Two Crazy Cat Ladies!

10/17/2023
This week Michelle Fern welcomes back Jae and Adrienne, The Two Crazy Cat Ladies to discuss behavior and health problems your cats may have. They have unleashed the Cat Symptom Checker, which is the ultimate resource for everything cat. It was built to offer cat parents free advice on helping your cat’s health and behavioral issues naturally. Tune in to find out all about it! EPISODE NOTES: Cat Problems? Help is Just a Whisker Away from The Two Crazy Cat Ladies!!

Duration:00:33:19

Cattitude - Episode 220 A High-Tech Litter Box That’s The Cat’s Meow!

10/10/2023
This week Michelle Fern chats with the newly renamed Casa Leo (formerly Smarty Pear) Founder, Chris Madeiras, creator of the Leo’s Loo Too litter box. New from Casa Leo: the Leo's Loo Too smart automatic litter box. Developed by a cat lover, every detail has been thoughtfully considered—automatic sifting after each visit from kitty, triple-layer safety protection, odor-reducing UV light, and modern design. The connected app monitors usage frequency and allows for custom settings. It's even Alexa and Google Home compatible! EPISODE NOTES: A High-Tech Litter Box That’s The Cat’s Meow!

Duration:00:33:49

Cattitude - Episode 219 Medium at Large – What Are Your Cats Really Thinking?

9/29/2023
This week Michelle Fern is joined from Denmark, by medium and animal medium, Aliana Ziva Seeger-Madsen. Aliana communicates with all animals, both living and in the afterlife. She often assists people to connect with their pets whether they are here or in the afterlife and helps people to build deeper connections with their pets and understand their needs, emotions and messages. Tune in as Aliana tells Michelle what her cats are really thinking! EPISODE NOTES: Medium at Large – What Are Your Cats Really Thinking?

Duration:00:32:30

Cattitude - Episode 218 I Could Pee on This

9/15/2023
This week Michelle fern chats cats with Francesco Marciuliano, author of the New York Times Bestsellers, I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats and You Need More Sleep: Advice from Cats as well as other pet books. Cats have many ways to say I love you. Sometimes it's a gentle purr and a slow blink. Sometimes it's a tiny dead animal offered in tribute. And sometimes, it's expressed in that deepest of cat love languages: poetry. His new book, Oh. It’s You: Love Poems by Cats (October) is a love-letter from the pets who want to convey their affection with more than head butts and love bites. Francesco has two sibling cats named Leelo and Kiki that inspire his work. He is also the writer of the syndicated comic strip, Sally Forth. EPISODE NOTES: I Could Pee on This

Duration:00:37:10

Cattitude - Episode 217 Is Your Cat Cool When the Kids Go Back to School?

9/7/2023
September is here and that means back to school! After a summer of everyone being home all the time, how can you help your cat adjust to an empty house all day? Michelle Fern welcomes back Dr. Amber Karwacki to talk about ways to keep your cat engaged during the hours that your family is away at work and school. EPISODE NOTES: Is Your Cat Cool When the Kids Go Back to School?

Duration:00:25:17

Cattitude - Episode 216 Quirky Cat Facts

8/31/2023
Michelle Fern delves into interesting things about cats… how they act, how they look, and more! What scents do they like? Which ones do they hate? How do cats communicate with you? How can you answer back? Find the answers to these and more interesting cat facts! EPISODE NOTES: Quirky Cat Facts

Duration:00:25:17

Cattitude - Episode 215 Tricks for Treats!

8/17/2023
Michelle Fern welcomes back Certified Feline Training and Behavior Specialist Molly DeVoss to talk about play for prey, and how to train your own kitties using treats. Cat treats are not only a great healthy addition to cats’ diets, adding in nutrients, but are also a wonderful training and bonding tool. A happy, well behaved, and healthy cat means a happy and healthy family. Also, when cats are loved and well trained, the chances of them ending up in the street or shelter are much lower. EPISODE NOTES: Tricks for Treats!

Duration:00:25:24

Cattitude - Episode 214 Black Cat Appreciation Day

8/11/2023
Black cats have a bad rap, when they’re really awesome sweet kitties! Today Michelle Fern welcomes cat behavior expert, Pam Johnson-Bennett to talk about Black Cat Appreciation Day which is August 17th, and why black cats should be celebrated and appreciated. These mysterious creatures in their sleek black coats are just awesome! Tune in and find out why. EPISODE NOTES: Black Cat Appreciation Day

Duration:00:27:28

Cattitude - Episode 213 How to Cope with the Loss of your Cat: Pet Grief Counseling Expert Shares his Top Tips

8/4/2023
For anyone who has ever dealt with the loss of a pet, the grief is overwhelming. The animal-human bond is deep and profound. Yet, for many, trying to find resources for help with this grief is daunting. This week Michelle Fern talks to ordained non-denominational pastor, ordained animal chaplain, and credentialed loss and grief counselor, Kaleel Sakakeeny about how to cope with the loss of your feline companion. EPISODE NOTES: How to Cope with the Loss of your Cat: Pet Grief Counseling Expert Shares his Top Tips

Duration:00:29:59

Cattitude - Episode 212 Kris the Cat

7/27/2023
This week on Cattitude, Michelle Fern chats with playwright, director & producer Ross Hewett about his animated short film, Kris the Cat. Kris the Cat, is a delightful animated short film that is winning hearts of all ages at film festivals across the country. Inspired by an Icelandic folk tale, it follows the adventures of a common cat who finds himself in the royal court! EPISODE NOTES: Kris the Cat

Duration:00:21:20

Cattitude - Episode 211 Cool Cats… Hot Weather!

7/22/2023
As you know, it’s super hot right now in the US and it isn't just humans who can suffer from the effects. Our animal companions are super vulnerable as well. This week Michelle Fern is joined by Ellie Laks, co-founder of The Gentle Barn, a non-profit sanctuary for rescue animals, and Dr. Peter Weinstein, veterinarian and former executive director of the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association to talk about keeping your cats safe in the sweltering summer heat! You don’t want to miss this one! EPISODE NOTES: Cool Cats… Hot Weather!

Duration:00:35:30