Archive for February 2013

Get Your Cats To Know Their Names

How can you get your cat to recognize their name? Here are some tips. Most important: give your cat a treat when she responds to her name! Just so you know, I don’t respond to “Trixie.” You must call me “Trixie, Queen of the Library.”



Add comment February 28, 2013

13 Things You Didn’t Know About Cats

Learn 13 things you didn’t know about cats. Stuff like: How can you make friends with an unfamiliar cat? What’s the difference between a younger cat’s purr and an older cat?

Here’s something you don’t know about me: At night I become a superhero, The Gray Avenger!


Add comment February 20, 2013

Paper Poem

Pretty colors
Art projects to be made
Paper airplanes fly
Endless creativity
Recycle, please!


Add comment February 16, 2013

Cat Hiccups

Did you know cats hiccup? Yep, and you can learn all about why and how here. According to the article, all warm-blooded wild animals hiccup, including skunks, otters, and porcupines. That I’d like to see. Could someone bring a hiccuping skunk to the library?


Add comment February 14, 2013

Trixie’s Bookshelf: The Pet Dragon

35Having a pet dragon is almost as cool as having a pet cat. Lin is a girl in China who has a dragon, but it mysteriously disappears. Travel with Lin as she searches for her friend, and learn some Chinese characters along the way! The Pet Dragon is written by Christopher Niemann.

Add comment February 12, 2013

Slam Dunking Cat

Watch this cat that can jump over 6 feet high! I could jump that high, but you’d have to give me a really strong incentive.

Add comment February 9, 2013

Making Biscuits

When I first heard this saying that cats make biscuits, I thought it was strange. I don’t make biscuits. I don’t even like them very much. But then I found out it just means kneading. Ok, I do that a lot! Be sure to click on the link to see a video of a cat kneading a dog. That’s something I’ll never do!


Add comment February 5, 2013

Cats in Snow

Look at these pictures of cats in snow. As much as I like to go outside, I don’t think I’ve ever been in snow. It looks like fun!

At least this printer is the same color as snow, but I don’t think it’s quite as soft.

Add comment February 2, 2013

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