Welcome Cat Lovers!

Have you ever wondered what your inscrutable cats are thinking, as they stare enigmatically into the distance? You might find an answer to this mystery in the weekly conversations we feature between a delightful though often foolish cat, Rinpoche, and her exasperated owner, Daddi.

Whether you love cats or not, you will enjoy these entertaining tales about the exploits of Rinpoche. So join us on a glorious romp as we venture into the secret world of Gloucestershire’s cats! 

You can also take a look some great Cat Clobber, tested and recommended by Rinpoche herself. If you’re looking for the puuuurfect gift for a cat lover then take a look at our suggestions for gifts

Tales of Rinpoche

A Fishy Story

“What are you doing with the goldfish bowl, Rinpoche? Get down at once!” “I was just fishing, Daddi…” “You’re not allowed to fish, Rinpoche! You know how much Mummi loves her little …

Rinpoche Calls a Spayed a Spayed

I’m a sensible cat who likes to call a spayed a spayed. So I was more than happy to give guidance on spaying to young Mittens, the kitten next door: “What’s …

Kitty Care

Is it normal? We answer the most pressing questions about your cat’s health and behaviour. You can expect Rinpoche to wade in on this too. 

Looking After Your Cat: Affection & Foreplay

Do you really know how to give your cat the attention they deserve? We’ve put together a comprehensive list of Cherishment and foreplay with illustrations created by our illustrator, Julie Hope, for you to enjoy. 


Cat Care After Spaying


Everything you need to know about looking after your cat after the somewhat uncomfortable procedure of being spayed. Paws for thought.


Cat Years to Human Years: How Old is My Cat?

If your cat is looking a bit tired then consider this. Your cat is 7 times your age. Discover the exact age of your cat and understand their needs as they age.


Cat Clobber

Rinpoche reviews the latest gadgets, gizmos and products giving her honest opinion on whether they are worth the investment.  

Happy Meow Sardine Catnip Toy

Rinpoche is currently reviewing this product. Come back soon or subscribe to Cato9tales and we'll let you know when Rinpoche has reached her verdict.

Rinpoche Reviews: Cat Wand Toy Making Kit

Since nobody knows your cat as well as you do, the fab Cat Wand Making Kit by Sandy Leaf Farm allows you to create a personalised toy that is guaranteed to please even …

GPS Tracker for Cats: Review

The GPS Cat Tracker for Cats is a collar with, you guessed it, GPS tracking capabilities. We take a look at the features and get Rinpoche to try it out.GPS …

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