Sandy Robins' "Catastrophes and Other Tails" blog.  

Fudge finds a new job
Chasing New Prospects
Fudge pursues a new career path.
July 30, 2010

Cat Experts at Toyota Museum
Driving Ms. Kitty
We secure everything else in our car — why not our cat carriers?
July 21, 2010

pet cat hoarding
Exposing Cat Hoarders
A new show will help shed light on the problem of animal hoarding.
July 13, 2010

Spay License Plate
The Name Is Bond, James Bond
Pierce Brosnan is a special agent when it comes to helping pets.
July 7, 2010

raindrop-shaped fountain
Light-Bulb Moment
Cleaning out Fudge’s water fountain and replacing the filter made me realize something.
June 21, 2010

Fudge's Nose Knows
Numerous boxes of new pet products arrive at my front door every week. Fudge finds her favorites.
June 14, 2010

A Calming Collar
A Calming Collar
Introducing a new collar that’s both fashionable and calming.
June 7, 2010

Purrs for Some Needy Kitties
A cat sanctuary in Tennessee is the beneficiary of Bissell's MVP photo contest.
May 28, 2010

Cat Eye Bed
Fudge a Real Pro — Sometimes
My cat performs on cue only when she feels like it.
May 21, 2010

Stamps for a Great Cause
A win-win situation: Buy the new pet rescue stamp and send a letter to a friend.
May 14, 2010

Memories of Cali and Moving On
Finding that other cats can benefit from Cali's products makes all the difference.
May 7, 2010

Gardening for Your Cat
A new Cat College video pays dividends for Fudge.
April 30, 2010

One Click of the Mouse Can Make a Difference
Peace of Mind program helps those in hospice keep their pets.
April 23, 2010

Cat steps
Stepping Up to the Challenge
A CatChannel regular and her four kitties get to do some product testing for Sandy and Fudge.
April 16, 2010

Ant party
The Ant Party Is Over
At last! The answer to an ant invasion of the food bowl..
April 9, 2010

Sandy and Rachael Ray
Notes From the Pet Expo
Five days of being on the go results in lots of new cat products and meeting Rachael Ray.
April 2, 2010

Cat's House
A Cat's House Open House
A fabulous cat house will be open to the public to raise money for a pet-tastic cause.
March 26, 2010

The Quest for Purrfect Teeth
The perfect cat to demonstrate teeth-brushing is a cool, laid-back tabby.
March 19, 2010

Global Pet Expo
The Greatest Pet Expo on Earth
It's always fun attending Global Pet Expo and seeing the latest cat products.
March 12, 2010

In Our House, Fudge Rules
The cat has definite opinions about what should go where.
March 5, 2010

A Kinder Cone for Cats
Fudge is asked to model a surgical cone, and she isn't very happy about it.
Feb. 26, 2010

Domestic Longhair
The Purr-fect Hair Experience
Cats make great assistants at the hair salon.
Feb. 19, 2010

Cat-Friendly Restaurant
It's quite a long trip to South Africa, but the Cafe de May is feline-friendly and fabulous.
Feb. 12, 2010

This Cat Is a Shoplifter
One of the resident cats loves to "shop" for items and deposit them under the living room coffee table.
Feb. 5, 2010

Treats Have Their Attention
I've got to ration the treats around this testing panel of cats.
Jan. 29, 2010

Enjoying the Outdoors in a 'Catitat'
My friend set up a great outdoor enclosure for her cats, but one princess won't have anything to do with it.
Jan. 22, 2010

Cat burglar
Confronted With a Cat Burglar
My friend's cat proves to have criminal ways when it comes to getting cat treats.
Jan. 15, 2010

New York skyline
New Yorkers and Their Cats
It's obvious that folks in the Big Apple love their cats.
Jan. 8, 2010

Diet Buddies
My cat Fudge and I are teaming up to take off a few pounds.
Jan. 1, 2010

Shelter cat
There's a First Time for Everything
Visiting an animal shelter for the first time opens my husband's eyes.
Dec. 25, 2009

'Tis the Season to Give to Shelter Pets
Operation Santa Paws gives abandoned cats and dogs a little holiday cheer.
Dec. 18, 2009

Jingle Paws, Jingle Paws
Getting kitty to sit for a photo with Santa is a furry proposition.
Dec. 11, 2009

Mr. Poopy Pants
Thanksgiving With Mr. Poopy Pants
Grand-cat has a grand old time at holiday feast.
Dec. 4, 2009

To Muse and Amuse
A weekend at the Cat Writers Conference brings to mind the cats' role in writing.
Nov. 26, 2009

Sophie and Madison
Cat Sisters and Body Doubles
While shooting a video, it comes in handy to have a look-alike cat.
Nov. 20, 2009

Tabby cat
Nine Lives for Cats a Good Thing
That Cat sends his sister, This Cat, over the edge.
Nov. 13, 2009

How a Cat Blog Begins
Pet writer Sandy Robins talks about a day in the life of her working cats.
Nov. 6, 2009

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