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The Cat Jeoffry, on Smart

For I will consider my Man Christopher.For he is shut in a box, and betimes scratchesAt the door, but is not let out. For his purrIs varied and choked. For he has patchesOf calico, and these he sheds at dusk.For he sleeps not when he would, but all of a night,Straight as if lashed to board. For his . . . . Continue Reading »

Beware of Dog

Pets are replacing America’s children. According to the marketing research firm Mintel, two-thirds of American pet owners treat their pets as “part of the family.” One-third say that their pets understand their feelings better than most humans. Half care as much about the . . . . Continue Reading »

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