CWA Members List

Updated July 29, 2015

 

AHRENS, TRACY
mylittleforie@yahoo.com
www.tracyahrens.weebly.com
www.raisingmyfurrychildren.com
Artist, author. Pet parenting, behavior, humor and columns.

ANDERSON, JOANNE
jvsabu@aol.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/joanne.anderson.9484
“Pets, Pets, Pets” column in Babylon Beacon, Amityville Record, Massapequa Post newspapers on Long Island. Has written weekly newspaper column since 1983 emphasizing shelter rescue and proper pet care. Long time municipal shelter volunteer. Also volunteer and board member at Last Hope Animal Rescue in Wantagh, NY. Works in Westminster Kennel Club press room.

ANDREWS, SARAH
roby@robysweet.com
Blog: http://www.cuddlywumps.blogspot.com “The Cuddlywumps Cat Chronicles”
Blogger. Cats in history, mystery and culture. Writes and blogs under the pen name Roby Sweet.

ANIBARRO, GLORIMAR
ganibarro@gmail.com
http://gatos.about.com/
Blog: http://gatoavocado.com/
Twitter: @GatoAvocado
Facebook: http://gatoavocado.com/
Google+: GatoAvocado
Writer, graphic designer, illustrator.

 

ARDEN, DARLENE, CABC
Daar@aol.com
www.darlenearden.com
Blog: http://perpetuallyspeaking.blogspot.com/
Blog: http://www.redroom.com/author/darlene-arden
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/petxpert?fref=ts
Twitter: @petxpert
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=24363552&trk=tab_pro
Writer/lecturer/author. Learning Facilitator, Kutztown University, Dog Training and Management Program. Pet health, behavior, welfare, human interest, human-animal bond. Adjunct professor, Kutztown U. Regular contributor, My Buddy Butch & Talk2theAnimals radio programs. Founding member, CWA and IAABC. Frequent guest on radio and television.

 

ARSLANIAN, TAMAR
tamcalinyc@gmail.com
www.ihavecat.com
Humor, relationships, décor, style.

 

BAHNER, SALLY E.
Sebahner@snet.net
www.exclusivelycats.wordpress.com
Alternative – complementary cat care, behavior, nutrition, multi-cat issues, Russian Blues; resident behavior expert on Tracie Hotchner’s Cat Chat Radio (Sirius satellite radio).

 

BAILEY, ANGIE
angie@angie-bailey.com
www.angie-bailey.com
Author and freelance writer — cat humor

 

BALLNER, MARYJEAN
Maryjean@catmassage.com
Maryjean@catanddogmassage.com
www.catmassage.com
Cat Massage – DVDs and books. Author and Speaker. Presents workshops in Japan and America. Animal shelter experience – How to increase adoptions, reduce returns, enhance human/feline bonding. Specialty: Techniques that soothe scared/defensive cats.

 

BANGS, BJ, APR, MBA
bjbangs1@gmail.com
bjbangs@yahoo.com
Blog: www.bjbangs.net (Paws for Reflection – Everything cat, their humans, and life beyond)
Twitter: @bjbangs
Facebook: CatsPawsForReflection
Pinterest: bjbangs
LinkedIn: bjbangs
Instagram: bjbangs
Journalist/blogger, freelance writer, photographer. Contributing Writer: CatTalk, Cat Fancy, Catster, Maine Sunday Telegram. Cat rescue, cat abuse, cat welfare, all cat related issues. Vice President, CWA. Awards: CWA Muse Medalion: 2010, Newspaper Article Series, Problems caused by cat overpopulation; CWA Certificate of Excellence, 2013 Color Photograph,, Baby Lenny; Maine Press Association, 2011, First Place, Best Education Article.

 

BAREY, PATRICIA
pbarey@gmail.com
www.juliascats.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JuliasCats
Writer, filmmaker, narrative nonfiction, biography, memoir, human-animal (especially cats) relations, writing workshops, presentations. Winner, MUSE™ Medallion, 2013.

 

BARNES, DEBORAH
dbarnes@zeezoey.com
Book website: http://www.zeezoey.com
Book trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QcwFvrsXWSU
Amazon Reviews: http://amzn.to/1naY6eC
Zazzle boutique: http://www.zazzle.com/zeezoeyboutique
Blog: http://www.zeezoey.com/blog
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deb.barnes.14 (personal)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/zeezoey (business page)
Twitter: @zeeandzoey
LinkedIn: Deborah Barnes
Spay/neuter. Writing, feline-human bond, cat behavior, humor, inspirational, kitten care, custom illustrations, cat photography. Author of “The Chronicles of Zee & Zoey – A Journey of the Extraordinarily Ordinary;” 2013 “Friskies Cat Writer of the Year” Award; Author Contributor – Cat Fancy Magazine; Secretary, Pawsitively Humane, Inc. (www.pawsitivelyhumane.org).

 

BEIGEL, GRETA
gretabeigel@yahoo.com
www.facebook.com/GRETABEIGEL
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/greta-beigel/09/6A2/945
Author: “Kvetch: One Bitch of a Life–A Memoir of Music & Survival,” set in Africa and California (Amazon); “Mewsings; My Life as a Jewish Cat” (Kindle, Nook, ibook). Also in audio, narrated by Greta Beigel, music by Michael Hoppe (iTunes, amazon, cdbaby).

 

BELCHER, LOU
lou@louBelcher.com
www.MaxtheQuiltCat.com
Writer, editor, photographer, artist.

 

BERKELEY, ELLEN PERRY
epbinvt@earthlink.net
Author, “Maverick Cats: Encounters with Feral Cats” (1982; expanded/updated 2001); Author, “TNR: Past, Present, and Future: A History of the Trap-Neuter-Return Movement” (2004); Member, Board of Advisors, Alley Cat Allies (1990-continuing). First article on TNR in the American feline press (CAT FANCY, September 1984).

 

BERTOLINI, CLAIRE
swissneko@gmail.com
http://www.swisscatblog.ch
Blog: http://www.swisscatblog.ch
Facebook: https://facebook.com/theswisscats
Twitter: @TheSwissCats
Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/theswisscats/
Cat blogger; education about living with cats; cat-related products.

 

BIBISI, CAROLE STEVENS
caroleart@hotmail.com
www.ArtHarmonyCreations.com
Singing, creating Mandalas and Cat Art. Creator of the Lucky Black Cat Collection of POP Art with Cattitude, to raise awareness & popularity for Black Cat Adoptions.

 

BINIOK, JANICE
Realpets@aol.com
www.TheAnimalPen.com
Freelance writer.

 

BLUE, JANET BUICKEROOD
Janet.blue@thecatonmyhead.com
jbblue@cox.net
http://www.thecatonmyhead.com
Blog: http://www.thecatonmyhead.com
Twitter: @KittiesBlue
Cat humor and poetry; product, book and art reviews; general cat-related information; originator and host of the Sunday Selfies Blog Hop; Brand Ambassador for PetBox.

 

BONEHAM, SHEILA W., PhD
sheilaboneham@gmail.com
www.sheilaboneham.com
www.rescuematters.com
Blog: www.writersandotheranimals.blogspot.com
Selection, care and training of cats and dogs; fiction

 

BOORAS, CHRISTINE MARIE
ChristineBooras@att.net
http://www.christinebooras.com
http://www.dragonflywarriorproductions.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/christine.booras
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/me.myferals.and.I
Feral cat adventures; educating the public about TNR. Author of “Me, My Ferals & I: How a colony of cats freed me to discover the feral within.”

 

BOWERS, KEITH
urbanite13@gmail.com
www.catster.com/topic/cat-dandy
Men who love cats, opinion/commentary, humor, the human-cat connection, behavior.

 

BOYD, NANCY
nancy@brightwings.com
Blog: http://www.brightwings.com/articles
Blog: http://www.DancesWithFlowers.com
Twitter: @brightwings
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Bright.Wings.Inc
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Nancy.Boyd.BrightWings
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/brightwings
Integrative medicine, animal behavior, flower essences for animals.

 

BOYES, EMMA
emmaboyes@gmail.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=67779794
Writer, Journalist. Cat facts.

 

BRUCHE, RITA
rita@vivacesomalis.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Somalirita
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VivaceSomalis
Writer who breeds and shows cats. Writing breed profiles (especially Abyssinian and Somali), human-animal bond, behavior, grief, photography, psychology.

 

BRUNT, JANE E., DVM
Jane.Brunt@catalystcouncil.org
www.CatalystCouncil.org
I facilitate collaboration among veterinarians, animal shelters and other people and organizations that use data to improve the health and welfare of companion cats across the US. Visit us at www.catalystcouncil.org/connection

 

BULANDA, SUSAN A.
sbulanda@gmail.com
www.sbulanda.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/susan.bulanda?fref=ts
Twitter: @suebpets
LinkedIn: Susan Bulanda
Certified Animal Behavior Consultant (IAABC); author, SAR dog expert, Adjunct professor, lecturer.

 

BULS, CECILE SMITH
Cecile138@att.net
www.BarxBros.com
Realistic and impressionistic drawings and paintings of cats; owner of Barx Bros., Inc, provider to veterinary clinics of illustrated stationery, note cards and other client-communications materials.

 

CABALLERO, CHRISTY A.
7swans@earthlink.net
Pet columnist, writer of magazine features.

 

CALLOWAY, JANE
Jane_Calloway@yahoo.com
Former editor “Cat Fancy” Magazine. More than 15 years of corporate communications and public relations experience with Fortune 500 companies, including Merial, Eli Lilly and Company, and Cummins.

 

CAMP, DEBORAH L. 
dcamp@webster.edu
Deborah.camp@webster.edu
Adjunct professor, writer, designer, lecturer (class is “Animals and Society,” Rhodes College), pet columnist since 2008 for “Best Times” (circulation 25,000, published monthly). Former pet columnist, “The Lamplighter.”

 

CANEY, DR. SARAH, BVSc PhD
scaney@catprofessional.com
www.vetprofessionals.com
Author, researcher and veterinary surgeon with 20 years experience in first opinion and referral feline-only practice; particular interest is geriatric feline medicine – especially systemic hypertension, renal disease and endocrinology.

 

CANLAS, OLIVIA
olivia@meowbox.com
http://www.meowbox.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/getmeowbox
Twitter: @meowbox
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/meowbox
Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/meowbox
Google+: https://plus.google.com/+getmeowbox
Cat play, social media. Co-founder and CEO, MeowBox.

 

CARSON, TERESA J.
Artsafari2003@yahoo.com
www.sugarbabybooks.com
Children’s books (mid-grade), fiction, Persian cats, adventure. Author of “Sofia’s Angel.”

 

CHRISTENSEN, WENDY
wendy@wendycats.com
www.wendycats.com
www.etsy.com/shop/wendycats (Cat Jewelry shop)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wendy.christensen.39
Twitter: @CatTweats
LinkedIn: Wendy Christensen, Cultural Ailurologist
Cultural ailurologist; award-winning writer, artist and illustrator; painter of cat portraits; cat behavior consultant. Author of “Outsmarting Cats” and other books. Focuses on social life, culture and behavior of cats living in groups with humans. Feline-human harmony; understanding and overcoming feline behavior challenges; creative environmental enrichment for indoor cats; designing comfortable, easy-care shared living spaces that work for both cats and humans.

 

CHURCH, CHRISTINE
christine.church@sbcglobal.net
www.christinechurch.net
www.P-A-W-Shoppes.com
www.casualrazzledazzle.com
Blog: http://www.examiner.com/cats-in-hartford/christine-church
Blog: http://www.examiner.com/horses-in-hartford/christine-church
Blog: http://www.catonthekeyboard.com
Blog: http://www.knights-in-black-satin.com
Cat care therapist, indoor cat expertise, non-fiction and fiction writing, pet care. Also: horses: riding & training. Fiction (fantasy, paranormal, romance).

 

CICERRELLA, LORETTA
cleaner@centurytel.net
Writer, award-winning photographer. Rescue and feral cats

 

CLIFFORD, MARY ANN
pennkat@yahoo.com
www.reflectionsofacatwhisperer.com
Writer; cat behavior, working with cats who have medical problems, therapy cats, cat welfare issues. Cat rescuer. Author of “Reflections of a Cat Whisperer.”

 

COBLE, LINDA L., RVT
catlady902@gmail.com
Registered Vet Tech. Feline Behavior, Feline Medicine, TNR advocate and trapper, special need felines, professional pet sitter.

 

COOPER, HARRIET
harrietcooper@rogers.com
Freelance writer and editor. Humor, creative non-fiction, cat health & wellbeing, cat history and mythology.

 

CROUCH, KELLY
Kcrouch1@austin.rr.com
kcrouch512@gmail.com
Legislation; Legislative Information Liaison, CFA.

 

DALE, STEVE
petworld@stevedale.tv
steve@stevedale.tv
petcentral@stevedale.tv
www.stevedalepetworld.com
www.petworldradio.net
Blog: www.chicagonow.com/stevedale
Twitter: @stevedalepets
Facebook fan page: www.facebook.com/SteveDalePetWorld
YouTube (professional): https://www.youtube.com/user/jdbdrp
YouTube (personal): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwITiF3G1fehi9wnA_irkpQ
Certified animal behavior consultant, TV regular on syndicated “HouseSmarts” and elsewhere; book author, “Good Cat!” and others; nationally syndicated newspaper columnist Tribune Content Agency; syndicated radio show host Black Dog Radio Productions and also host WGN Radio, Chicago. Board member: Winn Feline Foundation and Tree House Humane Society.

 

DAVIS, CHRISTINE
davis@lightheartedpress.com
www.lightheartedpress.com
Blog: http://lightheartedpress.com/news
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/christine.davis
Twitter: @ChrisDavisBooks
Author and illustrator specializing in award-winning gift books for those grieving a lost animal companion.

 

DAWSON, MARJORIE
TeamDashKitten@icloud.com
www.DashKitten.com
Blog: www.DashKitten.com
Blogger. Beginner tech help, international outreach, adventurecat stories.

 

DELOUISE, DEBBIE
deblibrarian@yahoo.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/debbie.delouise
LinkedIn: Debbie De Louise
Author of “Cloudy Rainbow,” a paranormal romance featuring a cat, a virtual world, and a clairvoyant.

 

DENNY, JANE
jane@thepridecartoon.com
www.thepridecartoon.com
www.themadhand.com
www.emmalinebook.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Pride-Cartoon/104176919655596
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/thetwelvecatsofchristmas
Artist, illustrator, cartoonist. Illustration, graphic design, art direction. Creator of The Pride, The Award-Winning Reality Cat Cartoon Starring Crazy Johnny.

 

DIGENTI, VICTOR
vicdig@mac.com
www.parkerfrancis.com
Blog: http://parkerfrancis.com/blog/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Windrusher-Fan-Page/95769179982?ref=bookmarks
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Parker-Francis/189343527776539?ref=bookmarks
Author of the award-winning Windrusher series. Writes the Quint Mitchell Mystery series as Parker Francis. Short story writer, speaker, writing instructor, cat lover.

 

DION, TRACY
http://catcentric.org
Blog: http://catcentric.org
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/TracyDion
Feline nutrition, behavior and general care.

 

DONALD, RHONDA LUCAS
Rhonda@browntabby.com
www.browntabby.com
Facebook: Rhonda Lucas Donald
Twitter: @rhondadonald
LinkedIn: Rhonda Donald
Cat protection, humane and science education.

 

DORN, ANDREA
adorn@iastate.edu
Blog: www.andreadorn.blogspot.com
General pet topics, feral cats, feline agility (esp. CFA), showing cats, pet health, veterinary practice management, photography, local (Iowa) interest, essays and poetry. Genres: non-fiction, poetry, fantasy-fiction, children’s literature.

 

DOUGLAS, CAROLE NELSON
cdouglas@catwriter.com
www.carolenelsondouglas.com
www.wishlistpublishing.com
Blog: http://www.carolenelsondouglas.com/blog
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/CaroleNelsonDouglas
Twitter: @CNDouglasWriter
Publisher: Macmillan.us.com
Publisher: SimonandSchuster.com
Ex-journalist; author, the Midnight Louie, P. I. feline mystery series and Irene Adler series, numerous short stories; Publisher of Cozy Noir Press and Wishlist Publishing.

 

DOUTE, SUZANNE M.
blkcatgal@gmail.com
Blog: http://www.island-cats.com
Facebook: http://facebook.com/TheIslandCats
Twitter: @TheIslandCats
Instagram: http://instagram.com/TheIslandCats
Cat blogger, “The Island Cats.”

 

DOW, CARRIE
Missmoo303@yahoo.com
petexaminer@yahoo.com
www.missmooblog.blogspot.com
Blog: www.missmooblog.blogspot.com
Author. Interested in animal shelters and welfare groups, editing, grammar and punctuation.

 

DRACKER, PUNE
pune.dracker@aspca.org
www.aspcapro.org
Blog: www.aspcapro.org/blog
Twitter: @ASPCApro
Facebook: www.facebook.com/aspcapro
Director of Content and Editorial Services for the ASPCA.

 

DREYER, NICOLE E.
Luke_chapter24@hotmail.com
Writer: Devotions for children and adults, curriculum for children and youth. I have shared God’s love and grace by writing about my first cat, Bastet Grace; my new cat, Grace Epiphany, as well as cats in general, in numerous published devotionals for both children and adults. (www.cph.org)

 

DUNN, DOUGLAS W.
DougNKatty@yahoo.com
Blog: www.cujocatchronicles.blogspot.com
Writer and blogger. Humor and cats.

 

DUPONT, LONNIE HULL
lonnie@lonniehd.com
lhulldupont@revellbooks.com
As an acquisitions editor, I acquire books of both fiction and non-fiction for the inspirational market. As a writer, I compile anthologies of cat stories (and other animals) under the pseudonym of Callie Smith Grant. I am also a poet under my own name.

 

EAMES, TONI
teames559@gmail.com
Guide, Hearing and Service dogs working with people with disabilities; blind cats; living in a canine/feline household. Lives with six indoor-only cats, one of whom is blind.

 

EASTERLY, SUSAN
easterly23@frontier.com
Humane issues, pet health care, black cats, poetry. Award-winning author, “Your Older Cat” (Fireside, Simon & Schuster) and “The Guide to Handraising Kittens” (TFH).

 

EIGENHAUSER, JR., GEORGE
geigenhauser@allmail.net
Attorney, specializes in cat law, animal advocacy, animal welfare and animal legislation; CFA Board member and Legislative Coordinator (Legislative Information Liaison).

 

EISEN, SHARON
Eisen1130@mac.com
Cat veterinarian and writer. Specializes in cat stories.

 

ELDREDGE, DEB M., DVM
debme@juno.com
debme15@hotmail.com
http://coyote-run.net/
Blog: http://literarypets.blogspot.com
Blog: http://www.examiner.com/pet-health-in-utica/debra-eldredge (column)
Veterinary care, human-animal bond, training.

 

EWING, SUSAN M.
dogwriter@windstream.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/susan.ewing.376?fref=ts
LinkedIn: Susan Ewing
Bi-weekly column for Jamestown Post Journal. Author of several dog breed books, winner of two Muse Medallions, and the President’s Award for “Cats! Train Your Owner.” Past President of CWA, and past treasurer.

 

FABER, ELAINE
Elaine.Faber@mindcandymysteries.com
www.mindcandymysteries.com
Fiction writer; novels and short stories.

 

FILSON, LEA SINCLAIR
Lea@SinclairAndLea.com
www.SinclairAndLea.com
Twitter: @LeAdvice
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/leasinclairfilson
Writing, Audiobook Talent, Speaking.

 

FIORAVANTI, KAYLA
kayla@kaylafioravanti.com
http://kaylafioravanti.com/
Cats, aromatherapy, crafts, nonfiction writing. Book and magazine writer, poet, cat blogger.

 

FISHER, STEVE
sfisher1246@gmail.com
www.theworldisyourlitterbox.com
Blog: http://theworldisyourlitterbox.blogspot.com
Cats and humor.

 

FLECK, DENISE
denise@sunnydogink.com
www.sunnydogink.com
Blog: www.quickfindbooks.com/petcare
Twitter: @thesunnydog
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sunny-Dog-Ink/369756375899?sk=info&tab=overview
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/denisefleck
Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/denise2881/
Pet First-Aid & CPCR, Senior Pet Care, Dog & Cat Safety, Pet Disaster Preparedness, Inspiring children/young adults in animal care/issues.

 

FLEMING, LISA
Lisa9247@aol.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CatandCrowFriendship
Children’s book author.

 

FOEHRING, TAMARA KREUZ
novelone@sbcglobal.net
TNR/feral cats, rescuing and fostering stray cats, owning multiple cats, and feline nutrition. Author of “The Stray Cat Handbook.”

 

FOWLER, EMILY
contact@emilyfowlerwrites.com
Writer; cat behavior and psychology, cat care and general cat-related issues.

 

FREED, BEVERLY
bev@kittysave.org
www.kittysave.org
Writer; animal rescue.

 

FRIESE, MIKE
Webmaster12@pacbell.net
http://mike.friese.com
Editor, exotic cats.

 

FRY, PATRICIA
PLFry620@yahoo.com
www.matilijapress.com
www.patriciafry.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/KleptoCatMysteries
Twitter: @authorPLF
Freelance writer, author of 48 books, including the Klepto Cat Mystery series; editor; publishing consultant.

 

FULLER, FREDERICK
haisodesu@gmail.com
http://reclusiveraconteur.com (includes blogs)
Facebook: www.facebook.com/gaylordcat
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/fredsbreads
Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheWordWonker
Twitter: @gaylordcat
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=42799978&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile_pic
Writer, bread maker, animal advocate, avid reader. Published two novels: “For the Heart’s Treasure “ (a love story) and “Children of Bast,” a memoir of a cat named Gaylord who narrates his story to a professor who teaches and speaks Egyptian-Arabic, the language spoken by cats everywhere. (Yes, cats do talk.) Both novels are available as paperback and e-book (Kindle) at amazon.com.

 

FUNKHOUSER, MAGGIE
maggie@saveacat.org
www.saveacat.org
Blog: http://alleycatrescue.blogspot.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/alleycatrescueinc
Twitter: @saveacatorg
Editor and contributing writer for “Alley Cat Mews;” freelance writer and editor; cat rescue, feral cats, TNR.

 

GAMBLE, KATE
KatePGamble@gmail.com
Feline behaviorist, worldwide telephone consultations on all aspects of cat behavior and training. CWA Muse™ Medallion winner and CWA founding member.

 

GARSON, LYN T., CVT
LynGarson@comcast.net
Writer, photographer, Certified Veterinary Technician; animal health and special-needs pets.

 

GARZA, JANISS
jgarza@fitcatinc.com
www.sparklecat.com
www.fitcatinc.com
Blog: www.sparklecat.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/FitCatPub
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/sparklecatfans
Twitter: @SparkleCat
Writer, editor, publisher. Humor, cat behavior, blogging, book reviews, photography.

 

GEORGE, SHARON
cat.writer@yahoo.com
http://www.a-cats-tale.com/
Writer, artist, cat rescuer.

 

GERMINDER, LEA-ANN O’HARE
lgerminder@germinder.com
Lea-Ann.Germinder@germinder.com
www.germinder.com
www.goodnewsforpets.com
Blog: www.goodnewsforpets.wordpress.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/leaann.germinder
Twitter: @lgerminder
Twitter: @goodnewsforpets
LinkedIn: Lea-Ann O’Hare Germinder
Veteran public relations expert interested in advancing the love and care of the pet as part of the family through authentic and credible branded and non-branded content and storytelling through others and my own experiences. Executive Editor & Publisher of goodnewsforpets.com, President & Founder of Germinder & Associates, Inc., digital and traditioanal PR NYC-based agency specializing in pet/vet sectors.

 

GINGRICH, SUSAN E.
felinefan@verizon.net
Founder of the Bria Fund for FIP research at the Winn Feline Foundation, Co-Administrator Facebook Support FIP Research Cause, Co-moderator Yahoo FIP Cat Support Group.

 

GITTLEMAN, CAREN
cgittleman@mi.rr.com
Blog: http://catchatwithcarenandcody.com (Cat Chat with Caren and Cody)
Blog: http://dakotasden.net (Dakota’s Den)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Carenosringittleman
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cat-Chat-With-Caren-Cody/208923585790514?ref=ts&fref=ts (Cat Chat with Caren and Cody)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Dakotas-Den-Daily-Doings-of-a-Dog-Named-Dakota-Let-the-Barking-Begin/212764172068608?fref=t Dakota’s Den)
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/profile/public-profile-settings?trk=prof-edit-edit-public_profile
Twitter: @catchatcaren
Twitter: @dakotasheltie
Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/catchatcaren/
Instagram: catanddogcaren
PROFESSIONAL BOOK/PRODUCT REVIEWER, ADEPT AT PR/BRAND PROMOTION, SOCIAL MEDIA, BLOGGING. I LOVE Cats! Living With Cats, loving cats, sharing cats, thinking like a cat, laughing about cats, conversing/writing about cats, devoting much of my life to cats! OH AND DOGS TOO!!! 25 years experience in newspaper advertising, 21 of those were at the Plain Dealer in Cleveland, Ohio. Graduate of Kent State University. MAJOR: Rhetoric and Communication MINOR: Philosophy.

 

GLADE, CLAUDIA
claudiacglade@aol.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pippathekitten
Writes about wine, especialy California wine tourism.

 

GLASSNER, PAUL M.
peregrinity@comcast.net
Award-winning writer, photographer, editor. Edited “Our Animals,” SF/SPCA quarterly, 25 years.

 

GLOVATSKY, DEBBIE
glogirl@visi.com
http://www.glogirly.com
http://www.glogirlydesign.com
http://www.debbieglovatsky.com
Blog: http://www.glogirly.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/GLOGIRLY
Twitter: @glogirly
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/debbieglovatsky
Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/glogirly/
YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/DebbieGlovatsky
Graphic Design, Branding, Logos/Headers, Ebooks/Books, Biz Cards, Photography, Blogging, Product Reviews, Humor.

 

GOODWIN, LESLIE A.
Incatrader@comcast.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Leslie-Goodwin/1505167733096921
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100008542442026
FIP and nonfiction; author of “CAT SKILLS: Loving Care for Cats.” Serious writer, professional editor, journalist with many publication credits, best-selling Kindle book author. Moderator, Yahoo FIP Support site.

 

GORDON, MICHAEL COWL
mcgordon@mindspring.com
www.georgiacat.com
Novelist.

 

GRAFTON, JOHN
Gummo10279@aol.com
www.TheDailyMews.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/AuthorJohnGrafton?ref=hl (“John Grafton’s Cat Tales”)
Writer, cat humor stories, cat-human bond.

 

GRAHAM, BARBARA FLORIO
BFG@SimonTeakettle.com
www.SimonTeakettle.com
Blog: www.SimonTeakettle.com/blogterzo.htm
Facebook: facebook.com/barbara.f.graham
Facebook: facebook.com/pages/Simon-Teakettle-Ink/
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/simont
Author of “Five Fast Steps to Better Writing” (20th anniversary edition), “Five Fast Steps to Low-Cost Publicity,” and the award-winning “Mewsings/Musings;” publishing consultant; online courses and mentoring, expertise in copyright, contracts, marketing, publicity, speaking. Winner of the Shojai Mentoring Award (2010). Contributor to 37 anthologies in five countries. Managing editor and contributor to “Prose to Go: Tales from a Private List.” Life member, Ottawa Independent Writers.

 

GRELYAK, ALANA
info@catcatastrophes.com
http://www.catinthefridge.com
Blog: http://www.catinthefridge.com
Youtube: http://youtube.com/catcatastrophes
Writer, blogger; special needs pets, humor; cat-related screenplays.

 

GRIFFIN, PAULINE (P.M.)
paulinegrffn@yahoo.com
www.pmgriffin.com
Author of science fiction and fantasy novels and short stories featuring cats.

 

GUEVIN, JOHN
Catsbuzz@aol.com
www.catsbuzz.biopub.us
www.biopub.co.cc
Author of “Uncommon Cats: The Who’s Who of Cats,” and “More Uncommon Cats!” (now available as a Kindle eBook.) Bookstore (www.catsbuzz.co.cc) featuring cat books and information about cats and kittens. Proceeds help feline disease research at CCAH and SPAY USA. Independent book publisher (www.biopub.co.cc) for cat books and books on other subjects. New authors are welcome.

 

HACKETT, STACY
Snhackett328@hotmail.com
Instagram: stacy_hackett
Facebook: Stacy N. Hackett
Cat breeds; cat care and other pet-themed topics. Writer for Catster and other I5 publications since 1990.

 

HAGENGUTH, HEIKE
worddesign@usa.net
www.heikehagenguth.com
Blog: misrcats.wordpress.com (MisrCats )
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/heikehagenguth?fref=ts
Twitter: @heikehagenguth
LinkedIn: Heike Hagenguth
Indoor cat behavior, health, nutrition, responsible pet care, human-animal bond, breed profiles, grooming, training, public eduction on cats, multiple cats ownership, cat in Egypt and Middle East.

 

HARDIE, LINDA KAY
lkhardie@sbcglobal.net
Master of arts in writing; author of the children’s picture book “Louie Larkey and the Bad Dream Patrol;” editor of “Not Fit for a Dog! The Truth About Manufactured Dog and Cat Food” by Dr. Michael W. Fox; adjunct professor, consulting writer, editor, journalist, speaker, PR and business writing consultant.

 

HARMONAY, MAUREEN
MHarmonay@animaltranslations.com
www.AnimalTranslations.com
Blog: http://animalcommunicationnews.blogspot.com/
http://www.animalcommunicationbookclub.com
Telepathic animal communication, human-animal relationships, cat rescue, animal advocacy. Boston Animal Advocacy Examiner; Consulting Associate of the Gurney Institute; Editor of the Animal Translations Book Club.

 

HARRISON-BEST, TERESA
rteresahb@gmail.com
www.catawall.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Catawall?ref=hl
Poet. illustrator and author (“Catawall, Fluent in Feline.” (ISBN 9781849860222)). An advocate for all animals, but particularly cats.

 

HAWKINS, LORRIE BELL
bellhawk@bellaliant.net
www.percheronpresscanada.ca
Author of “Jolicure Cats.”

 

HELGREN, J. ANNE
JenAnne@aol.com
Author of six books and hundreds of print and Web articles on cat breeds, showing, feline behavior, genetics, health, nutrition, general cat care and the human-feline bond. Science fiction writer. Seven-time CWA Muse™ medallion recipient; 2007 Pro Plan Pedigreed Cats Award winner.

 

HENRY, LAURI, MS
singita4@yahoo.com
www.singitaburmese.com
Blog: http://open.salon/blog/singita (about showing her cats)
Burmese cats, medicine.

 

HESS, ROBBI
robbi@blogpaws.com
robbi@mydivasdish.com
www.blogpaws.com/posts-by-robbi-hess
www.allwordsmatter.com
Blog: http://allwordsmatter.com/blog/
Social media management and professional blogging.

 

HOFVE, JEAN, DVM
jeanhofvedvm@gmail.com
www.littlebigcat.com
Blog: http://www.littlebigcat.com
Blog: http://www.paleodogbook.com/
Holistic veterinary medicine, feline health and behavior, and pet nutrition.

 

HOGAN, MOLLIE
Mollie@natureofwildworks.org
www.catbusiness1.com
www.natureofwildworks.org
Owner of CatBusiness, Inc., offering behavior consulting services for felines and their humans. Author of numerous articles pertaining to exotic and domestic cat training and behavior. Founder, CEO, The Nature of Wildworks, wildlife education center, providing educational programs for the public and lifetime care for non-releasable wildlife. Inspiration for recently published children’s book, “Phoenix the Mountain Lion Gets a Job” by Rennie Chamberlain.

 

HOLM, CATHERINE
cat@catherineholm.com
www.caherineholm.com
Blog: http://www.catherineholm.com/blog-new/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Catherine-Holm/156035251112896
Twitter: @Catherine_Holm
Linked in: http://www.linkedin.com/in/catherineholm
Author (fiction, cat fantasy fiction, and memoir), blogger at Catster.com, freelance writer and editor, and yoga instructor.

 

HOLTON, LOUISE
LAHolton@aol.com
www.saveacat.org
Blog: http://alleycatrescue.blogspot.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/alleycatrescueinc
Twitter: @saveacatorg
Pioneer of feral cat control programs. Feline behavior, health, zoonotic diseases, rabies control, wildlife predation, raising orphan kittens. Writer, editor: “Alley Cat Mews,” CWA Muse™ Medallion winner.

 

HUTTO, WEEMS S.
whutto@verizon.net
Webmaster, computer programmer and professional cat and product photographer. Stock photos available. Work has appeared regularly in “Catnip,” “Whole Cat Journal,” and AdoptAShelter.com. Provided photos for numerous books including, “Kittens for Dummies.”

 

JABLONSKI, HELEN M.
crazy4felines@att.net
www.crazy4felines.com
Writer, photographer; feline behavior, natural/holistic care and dental care; regular contributor to “Cat Fancy.”

 

JENKINS, PETER “TREEMAN”
treeman@mindspring.com
www.treeclimbing.com
Blog: http://www.treemanspeaks.com
Writer, instructor, video producer, photographer, speaker, storyteller.

 

JENNINGS, PATRICK
patrickpending@mac.com
Blog: PatrickJenningsSquire@Blogspot.com
Twitter: @PJenningsWrites
Author of over 20 books for young readers; teacher and lecturer in writing.

 

JONES, ALISON M.
cat.tails21@yahoo.ca
Writing, TNR/feral cats, Russian Blues, Turkish Angoras.

 

KAIER, ANNE
AnneKaier@verizon.net
www.AnneKaier.com
Writer; memoirs. Author of “Home with Henry: A Memoir.”

 

KANE, NELLIGAN
Nkane_@hotmail.com
Cat care; cat behavior; freelance rescue stories; cat care and behavior leaflets.

 

KEENEY, BELEA T.
belea@beleakeeney.com
www.beleatkeeney.com
Big cats, tigers, lions, leopards and other exotics; also, general horsemanship; English equitation and dressage.

 

KEIGER, TERESA
info@pltmoon.com
www.pltmoon.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pltmoon
Graphic design and web design; Editor, CFA’s “Cat Talk” magazine.

 

KELLEY, JANEA
JaneA@paws-and-effect.com
www.paws-and-effect.com
Blog: www.paws-and-effect.com
Blog: www.catster.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pawsandeffect
Twitter: @pawsandeffect
LinkedIn: janekelley
Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/pawsandeffect/
Instagram: janeakelley
Writer and blogger specializing in cat behavior, cat health, complementary/holistic medicine, spirituality, animal communication, and social media as a promotional/awareness tool.

 

KENNEDY, BIANCA LUNDIEN
shutterkitten@cox.net
www.shutterkitten.com
Editorial photography, veterinary photography, cat show photography, shelter cat photography.

 

KERBER, LISA
lisakerber@earthlink.net
www.lisakerber.com
Author, of “Hardworking Cats: A Humorous Look at the Feline Contribution to Our Workaday World.”

 

KERN, ANNA
Anna.kern@att.net
www.catcozymystery.com
Author of “Murfy the Cat” cozy cat mysteries, including “A Paw-sible Theory.”

 

KERR, LIBBIE
eakerrs@icloud.com
www.akerrsbengals.com
Feline behavior, cattery issues, breeder mentoring. Education and outside-the-box thinking! Children’s stories.

 

KING, INGRID
consciouscat@cox.net
www.ingridking.com
Blog: www.consciouscat.net
Facebook: ingrid.king
Twitter: @consciouscats
Author, blogger, influencer, cat expert. Areas of expertise include cat health, nutrition, behavior, lifestyle and pet loss.

 

KING-BOOKER, SHARON
catnip@catlover.com
Poetry and short fiction about cats; newspaper articles and PR information for regional feral cat association.

 

KLADNIK, MARCI (MARY)
fivepetmom@verizon.net
Mkauthor@verizon.net
www.catalystforcats.org
Blog: www.catalystforcats.org
Blog: www.maggiestories.com
Twitter: @CatMarci
Cat Advice columnist. Feral cats, trapping, fostering and socializing kittens, writing for children and adults, educating the public, photography.

 

KLEISNY, HELGA
helgakleisny@gmail.com
www.Kleisny.com
http://scienceblogs.de/flugundzeit
LinkedIn: Helga Kleisny
Xing: Helga Kleisny
Freelance journalist and non-fiction author with a multitude of areas of expertise, including cat care, personality of cats, cat behavior. Aviation and space (also cat-related).

 

KRAMBO, RAHMA
rahmakrambo@comcast.net
www.guardiancats.com
www.rahmakrambo.com
Writer. Author of “Guardian Cats & the Lost Books of Alexandria,” alternative historical fantasy about mystical books and cats rescued from the Library of Alexandria.

 

KRAWETZ, NATALIA
nmkrawetz@gmail.com
Blog: http://catadvisor.blogspot.com
Editing & writing about feline behavior and the human-animal bond. Co-author of “My Teachers Wear Fur Coats: Lessons from Reiki with Pets.” Also interested in intellectual and cultural-aesthetic history, Renaissance Italy, Edo-period Japan, and the developmental (cognitive & emotional) changes in women over the age of 50 years.

 

KRIEGER, MARILYN, CCBC
marilyn@thecatcoach.com
www.thecatcoach.com
Blog: www.thecatcoach.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thecatcoach
Twitter: @TheCatCoach
LinkedIn: Marilyn Krieger
Catster: http://www.catster.com/author/marilyn-krieger (resident cat behavior expert)
Certified Cat Behavior Consultant; former member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants and Cat Chair; award winning author; resident cat behavior expert for Catster (http://www.catster.com/author/marilyn-krieger). Her book Naughty No More! solves cat behavior problems through clicker training and other force free methods. Krieger resolves cat behavior problems through on site, Skype and phone consultations using positive methods, education and clicker training. Marilyn teaches cat behavior classes and is available for speaking engagements.

 

KRONE, BETTINA
catlifefd@earthlink.net
catlifefoundation.net
Cat behavior, grief, spirituality, self-improvement, cat care, big and wild cats.

 

KUCIK, NANCY A.
nancykucik@yahoo.com
Pet therapy, especially cats in pet therapy; multiple pet households.

 

KUDICH, JEANNE
RandomFelines@hotmail.com
www.random-felines.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/RandomFelines
Twitter: @RandomFelines
Cat blogger related to foster, rescue, and volunteering. Involved in transport, education and TNR.

 

KUNDURAZIEFF, KIRIL
opinionated.feline@gmail.com
Blog: http://www.opinionatedpussycat.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KiriltheMadMacedonian
Twitter: @kgkundurazieff
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/kirilkundurazieff
Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/kgkundurazieff/
Google+: Kiril Kundurazieff
Cats and cat-themed poetry, short stories, essays, humor, news, journalism, reviews and photography.

 

LAPIERRE, MELISSA
Melissa0908@hotmail.com
Blog: www.mochasmysteriesmeows.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MochasMysteriesAndMore
Twitter: @catlover0908
Books feed my mind. Cats feed my soul. I blog about my passions in life, cats and books, the 2 things I am always surrounded by… my bliss.

 

LEBEAU, DENISE
Deniselebeau66@gmail.com
www.bestfriends.org
Outreach stories: trap/neuter/return, rescue, community cat projects; outreach writer for Best Friends Animal Society; “Inspiring People” columnist for Best Friends magazine.

 

LEIGHTON, ANNE
Anne@AnneLeighton.com
www.anneleighton.com
Music industry, publicity, media maniac, folklore/culture/science, celebrities.

 

LEVINE, KRISTEN
kristen@fetchingcommunications.com
www.fetchingcommunications.com
Marketing, public relations, pet lifestyles.

 

LINK, TIM
timlink@wagging-tales.com
www.wagging-tales.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WaggingTales?fref=ts
Twitter: @waggingtales
LinkedIn: timlinkwaggingtales
Author, writer, speaker, nationally syndicated radio host. Animal communication, Reiki energy healing, lost pets, solving pet problems.

 

LOGAN-MCCRACKEN, SUSAN
sloganmccracken@gmail.com
Editor and writer with expertise in cat care, behavior and the human-feline bond; interested in the rescue and advocacy of all felines: pedigreed, shelter, feral, stray and wild cat species; former editor of “Cat Fancy” magazine, CatChannel.com, “Cats USA” and “Kittens USA.”

 

LOPO, ANA G.
ALopo@aol.com
Public relations specialist, product publicity, special events; writer specializing in feline behavior and health.

 

LOTEMPIO, TONI
tlotempio@aol.com
Toni.Lotempio@exelisinc,com
www.tclotempio.com
Blog: http://catsbooksmorecats.blogspot.com/
Author, blogger.

 

LOWD, MARY E.
www.marylowd.com
Fiction writer.

 

MACCOLL, LISA
lisamaccoll@gmail.com
www.lisamaccoll.com
Blog: www.lisamaccoll.blogspot.com
Cat behavior, alternative treatments, integrating animals (especially cats!) into a home. Anything & everything to do with cats in our lives.

 

MAHONEY, THOMAS
tpmahoneyjr@optimum.net
Feline medical topics.

 

MARANO, NANCY
nmarano@aol.com
www.petroglyphsnm.org
Editor, “Petroglyphs,” award-winning regional publication; CWA-award-winning author; NMWFTA Journalist of the Year; regional publishing, humane education, humane issues, animal welfare. New Mexico Press Women award-winning author.

 

MARCOUX, HEATHER
Marcoux.heather@gmail.com
www.heathermarcoux.ca
Author page: http://www.catster.com/author/heather-marcoux
Writer; cat humor, cat care.

 

MAREK, RAMONA D., MS Ed. CAO (Feline)™
rdjmarek@comcast.net
www.ramonamarek.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/ramona-d-marek-ms-ed-cao-feline-™/a2/955/933
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ramona-D-Marek-MS-Ed-CAO-feline/981965551828336
Freelance writer and Cultural Affairs Officer(Feline) interested in the significance, role and symbolism of felines in world cultures. Topics include fine arts, literature, mythology, music and film/TV. Other areas of interest are the human-animal bond, feline health and welfare, nutrition and behavior.

 

MARROW, MARVA
marva@kittykouch.com
www.7thHeavenCats.com
www.kittykouch.com
Blog: http://www.redroom.com/member/marvamarrow
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SimplyMahvelous?fref=ts
Twitter: @Stellinaluna
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/marva-marrow/5/11b/801
Breeder; exhibitor of top winning Oriental Shorthairs; Editor, www.CatsCenterstage.org.

 

MARTINEZ, CECELIA
Ceceliann1@sbcglobal.net
Cat and kitten health and safety; cat and kitten adoption.

 

MASSON, LESLIE A.
L.Masson@verizon.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Peekskill-Trolley-Company/169096116474520 (Peekskill Trolley)
Facebook: Leslie Masson
Twitter: @Stellatrolley
LinkedIn: Leslie Masson
Events promotion and public relations, and now Trolley tour company owner operator, children’s book writer

 

MAXWELL, KIMBERLY H.
www.KimberlyMaxwell.com
www.TheFriendlyFloppyRagdollCat.com
Blog: http://design.kimberlymaxwell.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/KimberlyHMaxwell
Twitter http://twitter.com/KHMaxwell/
Pinterest http://pinterest.com/khmaxwell/
YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/KimberlyHMaxwell
Google+: http://gplus.to/KimberlyMaxwell
Author specializing in Ragdoll cats and book cover design.

 

MCALEE, JULIE
Julie@CatsHerdYou.com
www.CatsHerdYou.com
Author, geek translator, technical writer cat blogger (“Sometimes Cats Herd You.”)

 

MCCLOSKEY, KIM
Kimberly.j.mccloskey@gmail.com
www.KimberlyMcCloskey.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kimberly.mccloskey (personal profile page)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Hope4Holly (page for ex-foster paraplegic cat I care for)
Twitter: @kim_m
LinkedIn: KimberlyMcCloskey
Interests are writing, photography and cat rescue focusing on special needs kitties. Certified Online Business Manager for animal-lovers and those in pet-related industries.

 

MCCONCHIE, LYN
www.lynmcconchie.com
Blog: www.lynmcconchie.com
Facebook: Lyn McConchie
Freelance writer/freelance journalist; general cat and consumer articles, fiction (books/stories).

 

MCGONAGLE, JOANNE
joanne@thetiniesttiger.com
http://thetiniesttiger.com
Cat behavior, lifestyles, well being and cat products.

 

MCGONAGLE, JOHN J.
JJM@helicongroup.com
www.breedingpedigreedcats.com
CFA Ambassador. Retired cat judge; books and articles on breeding, genetics, care and exhibiting pedigreed cats; legal issues; Japanese Bobtail cats.

 

MCMINN, BRIGITTE
info@awardwinningpublications.com
www.BengalsIllustrated.com
www.SavannahsIllustrated.com
Editor, graphic designer; feline welfare, rescue, Bengal cats.

 

MELILLI, B. JEAN
yakjm@aol.com
Freelance writer, editor, illustrator. Cartoons, short stories, personal experience, articles and photos.

 

MELNYK, SHARON
samelnyk@gmail.com
Shelter & in-home programs for cats; behavior & temperament; training people & cats.

 

MERRYFIELD, LAUREN
lauren@catlines.com
www.catlines.com
Blog: http://www.catlines.com/wordpress/ (Cats Are Terifically Superb)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lauren.merryfield.1
Twitter: @catlyus
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/lauren-merryfield/10/b81/914
Pet loss support and human/animal interest stories. Editor of CATLINES blog (Cats Are Terifically Superb); Author of two books: “There’s more than one way to love a cat” and “There’s more than one way to be OK: A blind woman’s PURRspective on life.” Lauren has three kitties: Maryah (Mariah with a Y), Tobias (Toby) and Lelaynya (Laynie).

 

MICHAELS, CHRISTINE
riverfrontcats@yahoo.com
www.riverfrontcats.com
Public speaking on radio and TV; educating the public about feral cat issues.

 

MILES, LINDA
lindymiles@gmail.com
www.kittycatresearch.com
Blog: http://theinstituteforkittycatresearch.com/
Co-author with Betty Wilson of “Kitty Cat Positions Home & Afield,” published by The Institute For Kitty Cat Research. Supports fundraising efforts for several cat rescue groups and volunteers for the Rescue House.

 

MILETTE, DEBORAH-ANN
tellfelids@aol.com
Research and development, public speaking, domestic cats, exotic cat rescue.

 

MILLER, JOAN
JMillerArt@aol.com
Public affairs issues related to cats and pet ownership. Cat breeds – origins and characteristics. The basic nature of all cats, history of pedigreed breeds, multi-cat environments; feline coat color/pattern genetics, handling cats in shelters to enhance adoption, pet ownership trends, breeding programs for pedigreed cats.

 

MILLER, LETRISA M., M.S., DVM
catdoc1@gmail.com
www.ctfeline.com
Feline Medicine, Feline Surgery, Feline Behavior.

 

MILLER, LYNN
lynnmiller325@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lynnmiller325?fref=ts
Twitter: @lynnmiller325
LinkedIn: lynnmiller325
Author, “Guide To Owning an Oriental Shorthair Cat.” Community events editor for 10 local newspapers.Owner of feline lymphoma online support group and Oriental Cat Fanciers group. Co-founder and current president of Oriental Shorthairs of America, secretary of Westchester Cat Club, both affiliated with Cat Fanciers Association. CWA Treasurer.

 

MLYNAR, PHILLIP
phillipmlynar@gmail.com
Freelance writer. Cats, music, cats and music. Writes “Monday Miracles” for Catster.com.

 

MOHR, LINDA A.
LindaMohr7@bellsouth.net
www.lindamohr.com
Blog: http://lindamohr.wordpress.com/
Human-pet bond, pet loss, feline kidney disease, cat stories; award-winning author of “Tatianna–Tales and Teachings of My Feline Friend” including 2008 Merial Human-Animal Bond Award, National Best Books Award and National Indie Excellence Award; CWA Muse Medallion winner; Catnip Connection blogger; Northwood University professor.

 

MOORE, ARDEN
arden@fourleggedlife.com
www.fourleggedlife.com
Blog: www.fourleggedlife.com/blog
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArdenMoore
Twitter: @ArdenKnowsPets
LinkedIn: ardenmoore
Host of “Oh Behave!” on Pet Life Radio.com; Pet Tech certified pet first aid/safety instructor; pet trend and behavior expert; founder of Four Legged Life.com; author of 20 pet books; media consultant; professional speaker on pets, social media, publishing and encore careers; creator of National Dog Party Day. Pet health, cat and dog behavior, people-pet bond, pet safety, pet economics, dog parties, pet industry, pet radio podcasts, human health, nutrition, fitness and travel topics.

 

MORRISSEY, CIMERON
cimeronM@yahoo.com
www.cimeron.com
Feral cats and humane cat management; feral cat behavior; animal welfare.

 

MOSS, ANNE (ANAT EL-HASHAHAR)
anne@thecatsite.com
www.thecatsite.com
Blog: www.thecatsite.com/atype/48/blog
Web publisher and owner/operator of TheCatSite.com; Former cat behavior counselor with the Cat Welfare Society of Israel.

 

MUGAVERO, ELIZABETH
Liz.mugavero@gmail.com
www.lizmugavero.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Liz-Mugavero/329291780446231
Twitter: @lizmugavero
LinkedIn: lizmugavero
Author of the Agatha-nominated “Pawsitively Organic Mysteries” from Kensington Books; author of the “Cat About Town Mysteries” (writing as Cate Conte) coming in 2016 from St. Martin’s Press.

 

MUNERA, JACQUELINE
jacquecatconsulting@gmail.com
www.positivecattitudes.com
Domestic cat and dog behavior and training, operant and respondent training techniques (such as clicker), dog and cat interactions, impacts of declawing on cats physically and behaviorally, presenting cat behavior and training topics at conferences, environmental and mental enrichment ideas for cats, educating shelter staff and volunteers about cat needs.

 

MURPHY, SANDRA J.
stlouisfreelancewriter@mindspring.com
Blog: www.classicalbean.typepad.com
Pet sitting, humor, general health, therapy pets; editor of “SPAWNews,” an online monthly newsletter for 2000 SPAWN members, St. Louis.

 

MURPHY, SHIRLEY ROUSSEAU
www.joegrey.com
Fiction: “The Catswold Portal;” the Joe Grey mysteries (“Cat Pay the Devil,” “Cat Telling Tales,” “Cat Bearing Gifts”), “The Cat, the Devil and Lee Fontana” (now in hardcover and paperback), “The Cat, the Devil, the Last Escape” (hardcover, Feb., 2015).

 

NEWMAN, LESLÉA
leslea@lesleakids.com
www.lesleakids.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Leslea-Newman/64120542032
Twitter: @lesleanewman
LinkedIn: Lesléa Newman
Poetry, fiction, personal essay, and children’s books.

 

NICHOLS, ANTHONY
Anthony_Nichols@hotmail.com
www.quincunxcats.co.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/anthonyjamesnichols
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/anthony-nichols/4b/a96/896
Freelance writer; cat breeding and showing, cat care, genetics, cat breeds.

 

NICHOLS, KAREN
karen.nichols@yahoo.com
editor@mousebreath.com
Blog: mousebreath.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/knichols1109
Twitter: @catstercatsmeow
Twitter: mouthbreathzine
LinkedIn: Karen Nichols (SF Bay area)
StumbleUpon: knichols1109
Reddit: mousebreath
Writer, influencer, illustrator and pet portrait artist and photographer. Expertise in SEO, social media, web analytics and WordPress development.

 

NIEMI, JENNIFER
elsiepeabody@bellaliant.net
www.nerissaslife.com
Blog: http://the-peeps-cheeps.blogspot.ca (The Peeps Cheeps)
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NerissasLife (Nerissa’s Life)
Twitter: @nerissathecat
Cat blogger: “Nerissa’s Life;” cozy mystery writer.

 

NIJSSEN, ELLES
elles.nijssen@ziggo.nl
Writer, cat behavior therapist, columnist; cat behavior.

 

NOLAN, ALLIA ZOBEL
AlliaZobel@optonline.net
www.AlliaWrites.com
Blog: http://kittyliterate.blogspot.com/ (KittyLiterate’s Blog: From the Ridiculous to the Sublime, Life With a Side of Whiskers)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Allia-Zobel-Nolans-Books-n-Things/221744651226428 (Allia Zobel Nolan’s Books ‘n’ Things)
Allia Zobel Nolan specializes in cat humor, children’s religious books, and is the author of over 200 traditionally-published titles. New Releases include: “Women who Still Love Cats Too Much,” with illustrations by noted “Sylvia” cartoonist Nicole Hollander; “When God Turned On the Light,” a children’s book about how light touches every part of our lives; “The Angel Bible Storybook,” a 240-page children’s Bible focusing on angels; “Whatever: Livin’ the True, Noble, Totally Excellent Life,” and “The Beauty of Believing,” two tween devotionals. She is the author of nine cat books, including the classic, “101 Reasons Why a Cat is Better than a Man.”

 

NYE, JODY LYNN
JodyLynnNye.com
www.MythAdventures.net
www.jodylynnnye.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jodylynn.nye
Twitter: @jodylynnnye
Author. Fiction, Humor. Photography.

 

O’BRANAGAN, DEVIN
Devin@DevinWrites.com
www.DevinWrites.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/devin.obranagan
Twitter: @DevinWrites
Humor columnist; fiction about cats and dogs (humor, paranormal, mystery, feline chick lit, canine chick lit).

 

O’BRIEN-SINGER, JO
moonweb@aol.com
Blog: http://frequentlyfelineblog.com/
Feline nutrition, health and behavior. Senior cats. Helping cat owners with issues concerning their cats. Former Registered CFA breeder: Siamese and Oriental Shorthairs.

 

O’DONNELL, JEANNE VADALA
donegalcat@charter.net
www.donegalhimalayans.com
Breeding, showing and writing about Himalayans & other Persian cats. Author of the inspirational book: “A Child Left Behind” and a series of humorous cat books.

 

O’HARE, CAITLYN
Caitlyn.ohare@germinder.com
www.Goodnewsforpets.com
Account rep at Germinder & Associates. Press releases, articles.

 

OHRING, MARGY
mcat19@gmail.com
I write sonnets about cats. Examples of my sonnets can be found in my book, “Cat-House Sonnets,” 100 poems celebrating cats. On request, I will write grief sonnets to celebrate the lives of dear companions who have left for the Rainbow Bridge.

 

OLSON, ROBIN A. F.
robin@coveredincathair.com
www.coveredincathair.com
www.kittenassociates.org (rescue group)
Blog: www.coveredincathair.com
Blog: www.kittenassociates.com
Blog: www.ultramaroon.com (graphic design)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/robin.olson
Twitter: @RobinAFOlson
Twitter: @KittenAssociate
LinkedIn: robinolson
Cat Rescue, Behavior, Wellness & Nutrition. Socializing Feral Kittens. Professional Graphic Designer with 25 yrs+ Web & Print Design. Copywriting. Cat Photography. Social Media Marketing & Blogging.

 

OSTERMAN, JENNIFER, LVT
Jennisis@comcast.net
orders@exclusivelycats.com
www.exclusivelycats.blogspot.com
Blog: www.exclusivelycats.blogspot.com
Blogger, LVT. Veterinary care and feline health.

 

PARETTS, SUSAN
catco22@aol.com
Blog: https://www.facebook.com/susan.paretts
Twitter: @cattydiva
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/susan-paretts/20/421/b86
Writer, cat health and cat behavior.

 

PAVIA, AUDREY
audrey@audreypavia.com
www.audreypavia.com
Behavior, veterinary, breeds.

 

PAYNE, JONATHON SCOTT
jonny@mightylittleman.com
www.mightylittleman.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mightylittleman2014
Writer; human/animal bond, pet loss, pets and the military. Engineering, retired Air Force officer.

 

PAYNE, KAREN
karen90new@gmail.com
www.princesskitty.com
Editor of MEOW (CWA newsletter); owner of Princess Kitty®, “The Smartest Cat in the World”; cat trainer; writer/editor (newsletters, articles, magazines, books); business communication trainer; video producer; founder of VECCS keynote lecture; CWA Muse™ Medallion winner.

 

PEDERSEN, JOCELYN
jp@greatwritingworks.com
www.greatwritingworks.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jocelyn.pedersen.14
Twitter: @JocelynPedersen
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/jocelyn-pedersen/4/3b/b77/
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/jocelynpedersen
Writer, photographer. Professional journalist. Savannahs, Aphrodites, Blues (Russian Blue and Korat) and household pets.

 

PERMENTER, PARIS
parisandjohn@parisandjohn.com
www.cattipper.com
Freelance writer; rescue and adoption; the economic side of pet guardianship.

 

PERRY, CAROL J.
Cperry3042@verizon.net
Fiction writer. Author of the “Witch City Mystery” series starring O’Ryan the cat.

 

PETERSON, NANCY
cwa-nancy@starpower.net
Feline medicine and behavior, feral cats, animal welfare, Registered Veterinary Technician, Past CWA President.

 

PHELPS, RACHEL
Rachel@PrestonSpeaks.com
www.PrestonSpeaks.com
Blog: www.PrestonSpeaks.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/prestonspeaks
Twitter: @Preston_speaks
Writer; pet travel, pet trends, saving money with pets, pet product reviews.

 

PHILLIPS, ALLIE
allie@alliephillips.com
www.alliephillips.com
Blog: http://alliephillips.com/?page_id=13
Criminal prosecution, animal cruelty, connection between animal cruelty and human violence.

 

PIRO, STEPHANIE
stephaniepiro@gmail.com
www.stephaniepiro.com
Blog: http://stephanie-piro.blogspot.com
Blog: www.thesixchix.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stephanie.piro.3?fref=ts
LinkedIn: Stephanie Piro
Cartoonist / designer; specializes in cat cartoons and illustrations. Author/illustrator, “My Cat Loves Me Naked.” Looking to add humor to your project? Contact me!

 

PITTMAN, VICKY
catlady@atlanticbb.net
Writer: general feline topics. Human/animal bond and Persian cats. Photographer.

 

POLING, REBECCA A.
rpoling1@swbell.net
Blog: www.dfwanimalrescue.com
Animal welfare, rescue and sheltering.

 

POYNTER, DAN
DanPoynter@ParaPublishing.com
www.ParaPub.com
www.OlderCat.com
Blog: http://blog.ParaPublishing.com
Writing, publishing and promoting nonfiction books. Author: “The Self-Publishing Manual” and “The Older Cat.”

 

PRICE, ELLEN
Ellen@petsit.com
www.petsit.com
Writer, editor, Academic manager. Pet sitting.

 

RAINBOLT, DUSTY
dustycatwriter@pobox.com
www.dustycatwriter.com
Blog: www.dustycatwriter.com (Dusty Rainbolt’s Universe)
Cat behavior consultant and award-winning author, columnist, product reviewer, public speaker. Editor-in-chief at AdoptAShelter.com, a shop-to-donate website that benefits animal charities. Author of 9 cat care books and novels including “Kittens for Dummies.” Specializes in product evaluations, feline health & behavior, safety, rescue, multicat issues, environmental enrichment, humor. 25+ year cat/kitten foster, orphan kittens, animal paranormal phenomena. AdoptAShelter.com is looking for fun and snackable content.

 

RAWLINS, DONNA
donnarawlins@mac.com
www.skinnythecat.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Skinny-the-Cat-and-the-Magic-of-Kindness/203964269672437?ref=hl
Twitter: @DRawlinsAuthor
Audio Book Narrator / Voiceover Actress, singer/songwriter. Books, older cats, rescue cats. Author of “Skinny the Cat and the Magic of Kindness.”

 

RAY, MICHAEL, DVM
mray@catclinicofroswell.com
http://www.catclinicofroswell.com
Blog: felinedocs.com (http://felinedocs.com/author/dr-michael-ray/)
Facebook: http://facebook.com/catclinicofroswell.com
Feline dentistry, soft-tissue surgery, internal medicine. Blogs about cat health.

 

RAYMOND, JODELL
Jraymond@cfa.org
jodellbcp@gmail.com
www.cfa.org
Blog: http://blog.cfa.org/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/cfaorg
Showing cats; Managing Editor, Cat Talk magazine.

 

REEDER, JEN
jen@jenreeder.com
www.jenreeder.com
Twitter: @JenReeder1
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/profile/preview?vpa=cxn1&locale=en_US
Writer; cat health and general care; rescue.

 

REEVES, NANCY L.
BurmaPearl@mac.com
www.BurmaPearl.com
Blog: http://moddaengjourney.blogspot.com/
Writer, editor. Burmese cats.

 

REIDLER, WENDY
wreidlr@comcast.net
Writer. Children’s books and young readers.

 

REIMERS, RITA
Rita@thecatanalyst.com
www.thecatanalyst.com
www.justforcatspetsitting.com (parent company)
www.cats90210.com (Los Angeles location)
www.charlottecatsitting/com (Charlotte NC location)
Blog: www.cattasticblog.com
Articles: www.petcha.com/pet_care/author/rreimers/
Writer, cat blogger, cats-only pet sitter. Cat behavior, cats-only pet sitting. Owner/operator of a cats-only pet sitting company. Columnist (“A New Cattitude”) for Catster magazine.

 

RICHMAN, LISA
Lrichm2@gmail.com
www.atonkstail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aTonksTail
Twitter: @TonksTail
Linked In: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/lisa- Richman/11/552/790/
Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/lrichman/cats-cat-people/
Instagram: instagram.com.to
Author, cat blogger, copywriter, director/producer of film/video. Pilot.

 

RITZ, STACEY, M.Ed.
StaceyRitz@aol.com
www.Advocates4Animals.com
www.KittiesInTheCity.com
Facebook: www.Facebook.com/Advocates4Animals
Facebook: www.Facebook.com/KittiesInTheCityBlog
Award-winning writer, blogger and author. Founder: Kitties in the City (blog). Executive Director: Advocates 4 Animals, Inc.- 501(c)3. Rescue/adoption, rehabilitation, spay/neuter, feral cats/TNR, positive reinforcement training. Published Books include “Pawsitive Connection: Heartwarming Stories of Animals Finding People When We Need Them Most,” “Letters from Cats: Hilarious & Heartfelt Notes,” “Covered in Pet Fur: How to Start an Animal Rescue the Right Way.”

 

ROBINS, SANDY
sandyrobinsonline@gmail.com
www.SandyRobinsOnline.com
Blog: http://sandyrobinsonline.com/blog/ (Reigning Cats and Dogs)
Facebook: www.Facebook.com/SandyRobinsPetLifestyleEXPERT
Twitter: @PetSandy
Sandy works as a pet lifestyle consultant, blogger and pet industry spokesperson. The focus or her work is the enhancement of the human-animal bond. She is regular contributor to numerous pet centric and mainstream magazines and websites and appears regularly on radio and on TV. She is the co-host of Pet Product TV the popular online video show that highlights products that improve our pets’ lifestyle, general health and well-being. Sandy works as a pet safety advisor for Toyota, and as a pet lifestyle spokesperson for Petco and Motorola. She has authored three books, “Fabulous Felines: Health and Beauty Secrets for the Pampered Cat” (Winner of the Hartz Mountain Glamour Puss Award), “For the ‘Love’ of Cats” and “The Original Cat Bible”. Her next book project is a collaboration with photographer Paul Smulson and titled “Making the Most of All Nine Lives: The extraordinary Life of Buffy The Cat” and will be on book shelves in early 2016.

 

ROSS, GAEL J.
Gjross08@gmail.com
www.petlossguide.net
Pet loss, animal rescue, shelters.

 

RUELL, CHARLENE LYN
Charlene.Ruell@Catalystcouncil.org
charlooney@gmail.com
www.catalystcouncil.org/newsroom
Facebook: www.facebook.com/catalystcouncil
Twitter: @catalystcouncil
Lead, Social Media Team for the CATalyst Council. Assists the CATalyst Council in their mission to promote the health, welfare and value of companion cats; produces press releases, social media content and marketing

 

RUSSELL, MICHELLE
catsong2@netzero.net
www.catsongpublishing.com
www.michellerussellauthor.com
Twitter: @Catsong2
Living with cats, cat health, cat opinions and personalities.

 

SCARBOROUGH, ELIZABETH ANN
scarboro@olympus.net
www.eascarborough.com
Fiction writer specializing in mysteries, science fiction and fantasy.

 

SCHULTZ, JACQUE LYNN
jacque.schultz@aspca.org
Animal welfare issues, equine welfare issues, equine rescue and sanctuary programs.

 

SECORD, DAWN
fff@linkline.com
dawnsecordart@gmail.com
www.DawnSecord.com (fine art website)
www.FurFeathersFins.com
Blog: www.artofthedog.blogspot.com (art blog)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Art-by-Dawn-Secord/120610651282807
CafePress store: http://www.cafepress.com/dawnsecord
Professional artist, freelance writer, pet sitter of the year 2003, Pet Sitters International. CWA and DWAA award-winning illustrator.

 

SHAFER, MARY A.
author@maryshafer.com
www.maryshafer.com
Blog: http://almostperfectpets.blogspot.com
Pets, weather, marketing, history, book publishing.

 

SHAW, FRAN PENNOCK
franshaw1@juno.com
CWA and DWAA award-winning writer. Former award-winning newspaper reporter, special sections editor, PR/publications coordinator. Text author: “Gotta Love Cats!” (Barron’s 2010). Contributing writer: “Symptom Solver For Dogs and Cats” and “Cats Do It Better Than People.” Past CWA president and treasurer.

 

SHOJAI, AMY D., CABC
amy@shojai.com
www.shojai.com
Blog: www.amyshojai.com (Bling, Bitches & Blood)
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/amyshojai.cabc
Twitter: @amyshojai
Google+: https://plus.google.com/+AmyShojai
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amyshojai
AuthorCentral: http://www.amazon.com/author/amyshojai
Animal behavior consultant, author of 30 pet care/behavior books & pet-centric THRILLERS WITH BITE! suspense novels, speaker on pets & publishing. Current spokesperson for PetHealthyStore.com, columnist for PetSafe.com; former contributing writer to cats.about.com, creator of puppies.about.com.

 

SHUBIN, RACHEL
sandpipercatblog@gmail.com
www.sandpipercat.com
Blog: www.sandpipercat.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/sandpipercatblog
Animal rescue; pet blogging including personal experiences, book reviews and giveaways.

 

SILLOWAY, PEG
ps@ursabooks.com
http://CatBookofDays.com
Writer on cats and their humans, the naming of cats, cats in history, art and science.

 

SIMON, CLEA
cleas@earthlink.net
www.cleasimon.com
Blog: http://cleasimon.blogspot.com
Author of the Theda Krakow mystery series (CWA President’s Award winner “Mew is for Murder;” “Cattery Row;” “Cries & Whiskers;” and “Probable Claws”); the Dulcie Schwartz mysteries (“Shades of Grey,” “Grey Matters,” “Grey Zone,” “Grey Expectations”), feline nonfiction (“The Feline Mystique”), and the Pru Marlowe pet noir mysteries (“Dogs Don’t Lie,” “Cats Can’t Shoot”). Also, reviews/articles for The Boston Globe, Boston Phoenix, San Francisco Chronicle and more.

 

SIMONS, RAVEN
raven@shapeshifting.com
www.shapeshifting.com
Exotic felines, animal welfare. Editor with expertise in non-fiction.

 

SIMPSON, GREGORY M.
gregsimpson10@gmail.com
cat behavior, history, human/cat companion bond

 

SLEEP, BETTY
carraig@nbnet.nb.ca
Humor, trivia, children’s writing, cat care and breeding, Birman cats, author of the Purrlock Holmes series of middle grade mystery novels.

 

SMITH, CAMILLE
okobojicats@hotmail.com
Feline behavior, cat-human bond, humor.

 

SMITH, DIANE M., CVT
msmarple@ntelos.net
Certified Veterinary Technician. Feline nutrition and health; developments in feline medicine. Pet portraits in pastel and acrylic.

 

SMOCK, SHARA PENDRAGON
ssmock@cfl.rr.com
www.sharasmock.com
Book author, technical writer. Big Cats. Author, “Hooking the Reader: Opening Lines That Sell,” with original material from 100-plus best-selling authors, and “Living with Big Cats.” Also, more than 20 computer manuals, plus newspaper and magazine articles on health, animals and writing.

 

SNIDER, JUDY
www.judysnider.com
www.goldysbabysocks.com
www.Iloveyoubecareful.com
Song lyric writer; author of children’s picture book, “Goldy’s Baby Socks,” published in English and Spanish, about a family that adopts a cat and all the fun that follows. She also wrote “I Love You, Be Careful,” a sentimental gift picture book for parents, grandparents, brides, etc.

 

SOLOMON, CORI
terikor@gte.net
http://corispawtraits.com
http://writtenpalette.com
Blog: http://corispawtraits.blogspot.com
Blog: www.examiner.com/pets-in-los-angeles/cori-solomon
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CorisPawtraits
Twitter: @CoriSolomon
Facebook: https://facebook.com/WrittenPalette
Animal artist: painting, drawing and printmaking; Writer: travel, food, wine, art and animals.

 

SORENSON, ROSIE
theyhadmeatmeow@aol.com
www.theyhadmeatmeow.com
www.foolishtimes.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rosie.sorenson.7?fref=ts
LinkedIn: Rosie Sorenson
Former psychotherapist, now humor writer. Winner of 2009 Muse Medallion for my book: “They Had Me at Meow: Tails of Love from the Homeless Cats of Buster Hollow.” Winner of 2010 Muse Medallion for humorous greeting cards. Please visit websites listed above for more information and to order.

 

SOROCCO, ERIKA
erikasorocco@yahoo.com
http://www.cateyesandskinnyjeans.com
Twitter: @cateyesskinnies
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/erikasorocco
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/erika-sorocco/5b/116/231
CatChannel Contributing Writer Page: http://www.catchannel.com/author/erika-sorocco.aspx
Writer and Blogger. Contributing author for CatChannel.com, and “Cat Fancy” magazine; and Contributing Columnist for “Catster” magazine. Penning pieces on all forms of feline-focused interest – from pop culture and feline health to grooming and special interest.

 

SORRELL, STEPHANIE
steffiesorrell@gmail.com
www.stephaniesorrell.com
The spiritual, psychic and telepathic connection between cats and humans, and the healing capacity inherent in that relationship.

 

STEIN, BARBARA J.
Bcatstone@gmail.com
www.petloveru.com
www.catboxpress.com
www.barebonesgrooming.com
Technical writer/editor, training developer, animal rescuer, groomer, communicator. Pet nonfiction and fiction: online articles, stories, poetry, ebooks, training. Special interests: education for pet guardians, grooming, pet loss, animal communication, pet rescue. Founded Animal Rescue & Care Home (ARCH), a nonprofit, no-kill shelter, in 1994. Writes as B. Cat Stone.

 

STEWART, LINDA
sam_the_cat@verizon.net
www.samthecat.com
www.survival-writing.com
Fiction, adult and children’s; author of the Sam The Cat mystery series, nominated for the Edgar and Agatha Awards, CWA Muse™ Medallion winner. Nonfiction: Pseudonymous author of Survival Writing, a guide to business writing aimed at freelancers, including such subjects as the prose (and cons) of contracts, the trouble with presentations, the armor against thievery, the secrets of getting paid.

 

STOCKWELL, KELLENE
kstockwell@ktvn.com
Blog: Kellene23@wordpress.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kellene.stockwell?fref=ts
Twitter: @Kellene23
Emmy-winning TV producer, screenwriter, cat advice columnist.

 

STOWE, BETSY
calico2223@yahoo.com
Former editor of MEOW (CWA newsletter); author of award-winning book of poems and photos, “Calico Tales and Others;” specializes in photography and poetry; multiple CWA Special Award winner; Shojai Mentor Award winner; multiple CWA Muse™ Medallion winner; DWAA Maxwell Award winner.

 

STRETTON, BARBARA
B.stretton@att.net
www.toritrotter.com
Author of Tori Trotter mystery series for ages 8-12 and cat lovers of all ages; cat portrait artist.

 

STUCKART, DIANE A. S.
diane@dianestuckart.com
www.alibrandon.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/blackcatbookshopmysteries
Author; “Black Cat Bookshop” mystery series (written as Ali Brandon).

 

SYUFY, FRANNY
cats.guide@about.com
http://cats.about.com
Blog: http://cats.about.com/b
Facebook: About.com Cats
Twitter: @frannycats
Cat care, nutrition, health and behavior, advocacy, and feline-human bond.

 

THOMPSON, PATTI
wayfil@comcast.net
www.cathymns.com
Blog: www.diamonddivaonline.com
Co-author of “Cat Hymns” book and CD.

 

THOMPSON, STEPHEN
stephen2816@comcast.net
www.cathymns.com
Co-author of “Cat Hymns” book and CD.

 

THORNTON, KIM CAMPBELL
kthornton@cox.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kim.campbellthornton?fref=ts
Twitter: @kkcthornton
LinkedIn: Kim Thornton
Cat and dog behavior, care, health, training, breeds. Author of more than 20 books and hundreds of articles. Multiple CWA award winner. Past CWA president. Other interests: scuba diving/travel.

 

TONEY, SANDRA L.
sandratoney@petwriter.net
Experienced, award-winning author/photographer with eight books written on cat care and behavior. Articles and photos have appeared in hundreds of national publications. Writes on any cat care, behavior, health, animal shelter and other topics.

 

TRAYNOR, JUDI
fraidycat@bellsouth.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=558567670 (Judi Braunhardt Traynor)
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/judi-traynor/3a/b72/2a2
Feline nutrition, art, editing. paint and graphic arts; design brochures for “Tigers for Tomorrow;” editor of the ISFA (International Scottish Fold Association) newsletter,produce calendar for SFR, Inc., produce calendar for SFR, Inc.

 

TUCKER, ELLEN E.
terrellen24@gmail.com
Humorous fiction; author of “Cats in the Belfrey.”

 

TURZILLO, MARY A.
maryturzillo@earthlink.net
www.maryturzillo.com
Blog: http://maryturzillo.livejournal.com/
Science fiction and fantasy writer, poet.

 

UNRUH, CATHY
cathy.unruh@tomcatmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cathy.unruh?fref=ts
Community cats and TNVR; hosts “Up Close with Cathy Unruh” on WEDU-TV. Author of “Taming Me” (Collage Books, Oct., 2012).

 

VELENOVSKY, JANET, CPDT-KA, CDBC, KPA CTP, ACCBC
janet@velenovsky.com
www.velenovsky.com
www.http://vavoad.communityos.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/kaizenpets
Facebook: www.facebook.com/solidfences
Facebook: www.facebook.com/OscarTheComfortDog
Facebook: www.facebook.com/HopeAACR (www.hopeaacr.org — Hope Animal-Assisted Crisis Response)
Twitter: @kaizenpets
LinkedIn: velenovsky
Freelance writer of pet behavior articles and resource on animal-assisted therapy and crisis response. Specializes in cat and dog behavior problem-solving, clicker training, and kitten and puppy socialization. Dog sports and competitive activities such as Rally, Nosework and agility. Extensive experience as pet toy developer & tester, co-inventor of the Come With Me Kitty harness by Premier. Expert witness testimony. Served on the BOD, Assoc. for Pet Loss and Bereavement. Therapy Animal Consultant. Regional Director, Eastern US region of Hope Animal-Assisted Crisis Response (hopeaacr.org).

 

VELLA, CAROLYN
jacat@epix.net
www.breedingpedigreedcats.com
CFA Ambassador. Retired cat judge. Books and articles on genetics, breeding, care, and exhibiting of pedigreed cats; Japanese Bobtail cats.

 

VENTRE, PATIE
venad@aol.com
www.worldcaninefreestyle.org
www.wcfo.org
Creator of “Wonderful World of Cats” poster. Founder of WCFO, Inc. “Dancing with Dogs is Fun for you and… maybe your CAT???”

 

VON KAPHERR, TOM
catsatthebar@outlook.com
http://catsatthebar.org
Blog: http://catsatthebar.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/catsatthebar
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cats-at-the-Bar-Gifts/
Twitter: @TvKapherr
Instagram: https://instagram.com/catsatthebar/
Google+: https://plus.google.com/+TomvonKapherr
Freelance writer, blogger, photographer.

 

WALKER, BOB
bob@catshouse.com
www.catshouse.com
Award-winning book author (“The Cats’ House,” “Cats into Everything”); photographer / catwalk designer.

 

WALKER, VICKY
vwalker@i5publishing.com
www.catster.com
www.catster.com/author/vickywalker (author page)
Executive Editor, Catster.com.

 

WARDLAW, MS. LEE
author@leewardlaw.com
www.leewardlaw.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/leewardlaw
Twitter: @LeeWardlaw
Award-winning author of 30 books for children, tweens and teens, including ‘The Tales of Grandpa Cat’; ‘Won Ton – A Cat Tale Told in Haiku’ (winner of the Muse Medallion for Children, 2011); and “Won Ton and Chopstick – A Cat and Dog Tale Told in Haiku.’ Recipient of the 2005 Shojai Mentor Award.

 

WARSTLER, MARY LU
marylu@maryluwarstler.com
www.MaryLuWarstler.com
Writer, cozy mystery novels with a Christian base.

 

WEBB, MARGIE YEE
mywebb@sbcglobal.net
Facebook: http://facebook.com/MargieYeeWebb
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/margieyeewebb
Writer, photographer. Author/Photographer of “Cat Mulan’s Mindful Musings: Insight and Inspiration for a Wonderful Life,” a gift book for cat lovers and their finicky friends! Co-creator of “Not Your Mother’s Book . . . On Cats,” the ninth NYMB anthology title with fun, humorous stories from Publishing Syndicate (https://PublishingSyndicate.com/). One of several producers of “FEMME: Women Healing the World” (along with CWA member Celeste Yarnall), an inspiring documentary with director Emmanuel Itier and executive producer Sharon Stone (http://www.FemmeTheMovie.com/).

 

WELCH, JULIE STANTON
mygraycat@gmail.com
seamuskitty@hotmail.com
Blog: http://seamuskitty.blogspot.com
Bengal cats.

 

WEST, MICHELLE
westgold@interlog.com
Breeding, health issues, humor and cartoons, crafts, feline diabetes, feline heart disease, Scottish Fold cats.

 

WEXLER-MITCHELL, ELAINE, DVM
catdoc@aol.com
Feline medicine, surgery, and behavior.

 

WHITE, DAWN
dawn.white.507@gmail.com
www.lolatherescuedcat.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LolaTheRescuedCat
Twitter: @Lola_RescuedCat
Instagram: Lola_Rescued_Cat
Writer; rescue, cruelty-free living, cat humor.

 

WILDE, LAYLA MORGAN
layla@laylamorganwilde.com
www.laylamorganwilde.com
Blog: http://catwisdom101.com
Blog: http://insightlifecoach.com
Facebook: catwisdom101
Twitter: @boomermuse
Intuitive life coach for people and cats; fiction and nonfiction with a spiritual twist; Siamese cats; feral cats.

 

WILLETT, SUSAN C.
Susan@lifewithdogsandcats.com
Susan@HaikuByCat.com
www.DogsAndCatsTexting.com
Blog: www.LifeWithDogsAndCats.com
Blog: www.HaikuByCat.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/LifeWithDogsAndCats
Twitter: @WithDogsAndCats
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/WithDogsAndCats/
Instagram: WithDogsAndCats
Google+: Life with Dogs and Cats
Author, blogger, photographer. Humor, poetry and creative nonfiction about life with dogs and cats. Contributor to Catster.com.

 

WILLINGHAM, KEZIA
Kezia.willingham@gmail.com
Twitter: @KeziaWillingham
Catster profile: http://www.catster.com/author/kezia-willingham
Cats and kids, rescue, adoption, health benefits of cats, multi-cat households.

 

WILLIS, JULIA
eggrocketx@comcast.net
Cat humor. Author of “The Cat’s Baby Book – Meow-mories.”

 

WORMALD, KAREN
worklikeacat@aol.com
www.worklikeacat.com
www.karenwormald.com
Blog: www.catsworking.com
Facebook: catsworking
Twitter: @catsworking
Freelance writer-editor, speaker, Business-writing instructor for the University of Richmond (Virginia), author who applies feline logic to workplace issues. Author of “How to Work Like a CAT.”

 

WRIGHT, JOHN C., PhD, CAAB
Wright_JC@mercer.edu
http://cla.mercer.edu/psychology/faculty/j_wright/
Behavior of cats and dogs, solutions to behavioral problems of cats and dogs kept as companion animals.

 

YARNALL, CELESTE, PhD
Celeste@MoxxArt.com
www.MoxxArt.com
www.celestialpets.com
Blog: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/author/celestey (Celestial Musing blog for Care2)
Facebook: Celeste Yarnall
Facebook: Holistic Cat Care
Facebook: Moxxor=The Art of Wellness
Facebook: MoxxArt
Twitter: @MoxxArt
LinkedIn: Celeste Yarnall
Nutrition, Natural pet care, Reiki Master, EFT Practitioner, Non-Verbal Communication, Life-Coach, Public Speaking; Author of “Cat Care, Naturally,” “Natural Cat Care,” “Natural Dog Care;” co-author of “The Complete Guide to Holistic Cat Care” and “Paleo Dog,” co-authored by Jean Hofve, DVM; member MOXXOR Holistic Advisory Board.

 

YOUNGREEN, P. EMILY
reoracle@telus.net
Blog: http://www.pets-people-and-possibilities.blogspot.com
Pet and animal illustration; pet portraiture. Sumi cat, dog & horse illustrations appear on apparel at www.flyingpanda.com.

 

ZWEMKE, SIRI
vasrc@siameserescue.org
www.siameserescue.org
Cat shelter behavior; cat health; non-profits and Siamese cat health.