Sally E. Bahner

Branford, CT Freelance Writer


  • Multiple awards from the Society of Professional Journalist and the Cat Writers' Association, including the Shojai Mentor Award


BA in English, Upsala College


My passion is cats. My journalism career allowed me to move into cat writing, which then evolved into classes and behavior consultations. I enjoy reading and adult coloring.


Moving Cats To A New Home: A Step-By-Step Guide

Whether you’re moving across town or across the country with your cat, safety and preparation go hand in paw. Stories abound about cats that have escaped during the moving process, so establishing a secure, comfortable location – on both ends of the move – is critical. Create A Safe Room The “safe room” should be created before the first box...

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10 Questions To Ask Before Adopting A New Cat

Adopting a cat, kitten, or any other pet is a lifetime commitment, so it’s important to do your homework. Too many people think cats are disposable; hence the populations of community cats and full shelters. Asking yourself the following 10 questions will help you to make a wise decision. 1. Do I Really Want A Cat? A cat is not...

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