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"How It Was With Dooms," Xan and Carol Cawthra Hopcraft

It’s a beautiful story. Okay, so sometimes I get sentimental and beautiful things make me cry. But this one makes me cry every time I get to the end of the book. Every single darn time.

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Kittenwar! Battle on!

Kittenwar! May The Cutest Kitten Win! A strangely addictive site, Kittenwar holds “battles” between cute kitten photos, allowing you to pick winners and showing you the stats on past battles. Link found on the Daily Kitten.

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Your Daily Kitten

Michi – The Daily Kitten Okay, I can’t help it, I love cats and kittens. Check out the daily kitten blog if you’re desperate for a dose of adorable fuzziness. As is so often the case, link found on

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"Raising Cats Naturally," Michelle T. Bernard

I know this diet isn’t a miracle cure, but sometimes it’s hard not to see it as one.

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Clevercat Litterbox

I have a feeling most cats would be happy to use the lid as designed just as one of our cats did, and for the rest you can always build the stairs solution–I still find this to be a far superior design to the traditional litterbox.

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"Your First Kitten," Marie Dupont

This book glosses over or omits important information and some of the information is more whimsical than useful or accurate.

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"Rex Cats: A Complete Pet Owner's Manual," Anne Helgren

This book provides all sorts of information to help you choose your cats, starting with a checklist of questions to ask yourself before you decide that you’re actually ready to have cats. It’ll give you a much better idea of the kind of responsibility you’re in for.

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"Owner's Guide to Cat Health"

If you love your cat, buy this book and “Guide to a Well-Behaved Cat.” You’ll more than get your money’s worth.

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"Kittens as a New Pet," Jerry Walls

This book should really be titled, “If you want to get a kitten but you’re really a moron who shouldn’t ever be allowed to be responsible for another life, buy this book.”

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"Guide to a Well-Behaved Cat," Phil Maggitti

If more cat owners knew the things I’d read in this book, their relationships with their companions would be greatly improved. Once you understand why your cat does the things she does and how she thinks, you’ll have a much easier time handling her behavior.

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Stuff for Gamers

Take a look at the shirts-n-things in our stuff for gamers store.