Archive for August 2012




Clicker Training

I don’t need any training, of course (except when I stay at Miss Julie’s house), but maybe your cat does. And your dog definitely does. Maybe you should try clicker training. It’s actually very simple. You use a thingie that makes a clicking sound to tell your pet they’re doing the right thing. Then you give them a treat. I have to admit, that’s not the way things work around here at the library. I get a treat no matter how I act!

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Add comment August 30, 2012

Trixie’s Bookshelf: Digital Photo Madness

Learn all sorts of neat things to do with your digital camera. There’s even a section on photographing cats and dogs. I love to have my picture taken! And I bet you love to look at pictures of me!

Add comment August 28, 2012

Pet Love

Here are some funny ways cats and dogs show pet love. Want me to love you? Just pet me and tell me how awesome I am!

Add comment August 24, 2012

Trixie Poem

Two green eyes
Runs through the library
I want to eat!
Xylophone? No, I don’t play it.
I want to eat!
Expert at sleeping

Add comment August 18, 2012

Simple But Fun Cat Toys

Here are some simple toys to make for your cat, including a stringy glove, catnip thumper sock, and paper feather chaser. If you bring me a toy, I’ll try to give you something in return. Maybe I can cough up a hairball for you!

Add comment August 14, 2012

Ball Poem

I like playing with balls! Here’s a poem:

Bouncy
Away it goes
Loudly rings the bell inside
Likes to be carried in my mouth!

Add comment August 10, 2012

Jobs For Cats

I’m a library cat. But what else can a cat be? Click here to see a police cat, a railway cat, and a hotel cat. So what would I like to do if I wasn’t a library cat? Hmmm…maybe the zoo needs a cat to watch their bird area.

Add comment August 8, 2012

Cat’s Eye Nebula

What is a cat’s eye doing floating around in space? Oh, I see. It’s the Cat’s Eye Nebula, a dying star. It sure is pretty! (But not as pretty as my green eyes!)

Add comment August 3, 2012

Trixie’s Bookshelf: Crop Circles

I keep hoping one of these will appear outside the library! Could aliens really be involved in making them? Learn all about crop circles in this book by Jan Burns (j001.94 Burns).

Add comment August 1, 2012

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