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DIY for CATS!

Summer is a great time for crafting projects that are a little larger and require a bit more space. You can save a significant amount of money and invest your pride in a DIY project for your home… and for your cat! Cats need real estate, especially if you have several cats in the home. […]

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Devon Rex Drawings by Anita White

The Devon Rex is a relatively young breed. It was first recognized by the ACFA in 1972, then in CFA and TICA in 1979. They originated in Devonshire, England, in the late 1950s when a Miss Beryl Cox found that a stray cat in her care had given birth to a rather odd looking curly-haired […]

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A Peek Behind the Curtain

For those of you who couldn’t make it, here is a look at some of the wonderful cats and wacky people…, (or is it the wonderful people and wacky cats!) at the recent San Diego Cat Show in beautiful Del Mar, California. If you have never been to a show, here is a behind the […]

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Let Me Count The Ways

People who don’t own cats often believe that cats are not affectionate animals. They see cats as fiercely independent… well, that part’s not wrong, but cats can be very affectionate and loving. How do cats show their love? Valentine’s Day is all about love, so Planet Devon wants to share the love by describing how […]

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Twas the Day After Christmas

‘Twas the day after Christmas, and all through the house The Devons were looking for a snack or a mouse. The tree was still lit all shiny and bright, With boxes and ribbons, oh my what a sight! They pulled at the lights, the ornaments and tree And having as much fun as Christmas should […]

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Devonly Greetings

We are home from the International Cat Show, unpacked and ready to tackle the holiday season. It was terrific to meet so many online friends IRL – in real life! Planet Devon enjoyed being there, and hope you enjoyed seeing little Baci, and all the goodies Planet Devon has to offer. As we come up […]

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Safe and Sound

It’s finally fall, and a chance to snuggle under sweaters and pajamas. We want to keep our cats safe and warm. What if your cat does get out? What is the best way to draw him back or help him find his home? Place his letterbox outside near the door you think he used. The […]

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CFA International Cat Show

Planet Devon hopes you and your cats had a safe and Happy Halloween! A cat show is a great way to see new and interesting cat breeds, meet breeders and find new cat-friends. There are local cat club shows across the nation nearly every weekend during the show season. But periodically you have a chance […]

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Is your cat hiding an illness or injury?

We worry so much about our cats, it’s because we care. But when can you tell if your cat truly needs medical help or is in pain? A great article from Texas A & M gives us some clues. Pet Talk: When is your cat hiding illness or injury? College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical […]

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Cats with curls? More than the Devon Rex!

The Devon Rex is our favorite, but there are a number of cats with curls. You can know which ones have a curly coat by looking for the name “REX” in the breed. There is Selkirk Rex, Tennessee Rex, Cornish Rex, and our personal favorite, Devon Rex. How can you tell these cats apart? Are […]

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