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 or why not enrol at our Catspeak school where you’ll find lessons to perfect your cat lingo. If you’re looking for the puuuurfect gift for a cat lover then take a look at our suggestions for gifts

Conversation with Rinpoche

Rinpoche is a Shamelessly Manipulative Cat

Rinpoche Makes Sourdough Bread:  Part 2   “Daddi, if you let me make bread just this once, I promise I’ll throw away the rest of my sourdough starter afterwards – even the …

A Sourdough Starter is Precious

Rinpoche Makes Sourdough Bread: Part 1 “What the…. Look at the mess you’ve made in the kitchen, Rinpoche! What are you doing?” “I’m making sourdough bread, Daddi.” “That’s insane! Cats don’t make sourdough …

Rinpoche Has a Zoom Party

“Watch where you run, Rinpoche! I almost spilled my hot tea over you!” “Sorry, Daddi.” “Why are you rushing around with one of my socks on your head?” “It’s my special hat, Daddi. …

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 A Kitten: Everything you need to know

Getting a kitten is a big responsibility. Read our complete guide that includes everything from bringing your cat home to the essential equipment you’re going to need. 


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.


How do Cats Communicate?

Do you know what your cat is trying to tell you? Cats use a range of verbal and non-verbal cues to tell you how they’re feeling and what they want.


Cat Clobber

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

The Very Best Cat Themed Christmas Gifts

If you're on the hunt for that perfect gift for your cat loving friend or relative, then look no further. We've trawled the web to bring a definitive list of …

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.

CatSpeak School

In order to communicate with cats and understand their convoluted thinking, you require a rudimentary knowledge of Cat Logic and Catspeak. To address this we formulated our very own Catspeak School. Work your way through the individual lessons and become a master of cat lingo. Enjoy!

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