About Catherine Holm

Catherine Holm is the award winning author of cat fantasy fiction and cat-themed memoir. She lives in Vermont with her husband and five well-loved cats. Learn about her work at www.catherineholm.com.

Mindfulness Tools Help With Grief

Mindfulness Tools Help With Grief

Relationships

Losing beloved cats, whether death is sudden or gradual, is a big deal. Even though I’ve been through at least 15 of these passings, my human mind can’t wrap my head around my companion’s absence. How can a being who means so much be gone? How can that bond be suddenly severed? How can we […]

Use Your Senses When Choosing a Veterinarian

Use Your Senses When Choosing a Veterinarian

Vet Visits

Finding the best veterinary care for your cat care is critical. The veterinarian you choose will be a crucial contributor to your cat’s wellbeing throughout life and should be someone you can work with to ensure that your cat receives the best care. But what are the indicators to look for when vetting a veterinarian? […]

5 Tips for Introducing a Kitten to Adult Cats

5 Tips for Introducing a Kitten to Adult Cats

Kittens & Puppies

There’s nothing like the fresh new energy of a kitten coming into your home! If you normally adopt adult cats, adding a kitten can be a real adventure and can bring a sense of play and joy into your household. If you already have several cats in your household, you’ll want to make sure the […]

Is This New Cat “The One”?

Is This New Cat “The One”?

Kittens & Puppies, Relationships

When we lose a beloved cat, sometimes our inclination is to “find” him or her again. This desire may be driven by personal spiritual beliefs (reincarnation, or some kind of belief that our cat’s soul will want to find us again), or this desire might more simply be based on a belief that somewhere out […]

Mindful Ways To Make Time For Cats

Mindful Ways To Make Time For Cats

Exercise & Enrichment

Life is busy, and we all suffer from too much to do. Have you ever had the sudden realization that, “Hey, it’s been awhile, days even, since I petted or loved my cat!” I’m embarrassed to admit that there have been days when I may not have touched my cat once. But our cats thrive when […]