¿Qué tal? from Quintana Roo

Our resort does not have a lot of cats, but the one that I did see was not ear tipped. Although he’s still a kitten. We suggested doing TNR like their sister resort we stayed at earlier this year.   He’s obviously cared for, though, and knows how to work the dining room.  There are… Read more »

Cozumel Cats

Earlier this year we went on vacation to Cozumel, Mexico. The all-inclusive resort we stayed at was filled with cats.   But these cats were ear tipped. Every. Single. One.   A quick Google search revealed that the Iberostar hotel chain participates in TNR with local rescue groups. Once the cats are TNR’d, their staff continues… Read more »

Chicago TNR

All week I’ve been distributing the huge bales of straw that I picked up as a donation earlier this summer.   This straw will be used as insulation in outdoor cat houses to help keep the cats warm.   One of my straw pit stops was with Georgie of Chicago TNR. You can learn more… Read more »

Feral Flowers: From the Garden to the Flower Shop

This summer I became a Flower Farmer.   I’ve been cutting the flowers in my garden and transporting them to Forget Me Knodt for purchase since July. This project has been a great success so far, and there are still more flowers available.   This was the first experimental bouquet I made. It also features… Read more »

Cats048 – The Cats In My Yard Game!

We made a new game with the cats based on the super fun and addictive 2048 by Gabriele Cirulli. The game features cats that are currently in the James’ Gang Colony, and a few that have passed through the yard over the years. Can you beat my high score of 296,752???

Trap-Neuter-Return, TNR, for Outdoor Cats in Englewood

I met up with Chicago TNR again over the winter to help with trap-neuter-return, TNR, for outdoor cats in Englewood, a neighborhood in Chicago’s south side. My friend George started Chicago TNR by herself last year and has been humanely trapping colony cats all over the south side. She started trapping the Englewood cats last… Read more »