Meet Clyde

In order to help you humans learn more about diabetic cats, I am going to introduce you to some other cats who are fighting diabetes like me. Today, I would like to introduce you to Clyde.  Clyde is a polydactyl diabetic like me.  He is a mature cat, and turns 15 on April 7. He didn't get diagnosed with diabetes until he was 11 1/2.  He went in for his senior exam during the summer, and everything looked great. But then his human noticed that he was urinating a lot.  He was going so Read more [...]

Yoga and Humans

My human has been doing yoga for years.  And while he's getting better, he just isn't as flexible as I am.  And I don't even practice three times a week like he does.  I just do my thing and I am much more flexible. Other humans say that my human is a pretty good one.  He may be a good human, but he's not very good at being a cat.  His cat pose is nothing like what Jacey and I do and he's been practicing it for so long. It's so cute, though, that he wants to imitate us even if the pose Read more [...]

Be Careful Before you Take This Advice

Some of us felines love to have tummy rubs done by certain humans.  But there are lot of us who will show you our bellies, but we really don't want to be touched there. And if you're a human who picks the wrong cat to do that to, you may find out why we are such great hunters.  Our claws do rip skin and flesh efficiently although we normally don't do it to humans we love. I let my human give me a tummy rub, but he and I play rough with each other.  I will give him play bites, and since I Read more [...]

I am a bengal cat who was born in 2005. In the summer of 2012, I was diagnosed as a diabetic cat. I want everyone to know that diabetic cats like me are just as fun and loving as cats without the disease.