Beware Online Reviews

The Traditional Cat Association, Inc.© 1987 ® TM Welcome to the TCA blog! There has been a study done by Duncan Simester of the MIT Sloan School of Management and Eric Anderson of Northwestern University, which examined 325,000 reviews written about an apparel company. An estimate was made that for nearly 16,000 reviews (about 5 […]

…about a Will

TCA, INC. has recently experienced a sad event in the death of one of our long time and loyal breeders due to a massive heart attack.  Since the breeder left no will or designated executor, there were no instructions left behind for his pets and possessions.   One month after the breeders passing a woman e […]

Where Creme Rises to the Top

Comments presented concerning a new book by Hiro Arikawa really caught my interest because they were so true.  The article by Stephanie Sacharek nails down the real truth about “CAT WOMEN” so well, because I have experienced it firsthand. Here is what was presented.  “Whenever I’m reading a hard cover cat-related book in public – […]

New Website

It has taken a lot of work, and sweat to get this done, but we are happy with the results, and hope you are too. Please feel free to let us know what you like, and what you don’t like. Thanks, John & Diana

Announcement/Update

It is incumbent upon me to let all TCA, INC members know that The American Cat Association (ACA) is ILLEGALLY using my BREED NAME, TRADITIONAL SIAMESE on her (Irene Gizzy) web site and in her association and registry. This Breed Name is Federally Copyrighted and Federally Trademarked to me only, Diana Fineran, because I created […]

The Gift Of Language

Communication is one of the many miracles of language. We often take for granted the power it has to forge connections and immerse us in lives of shared meaning and understanding. We often fail to appreciate that something so common and familiar as words in a book, messages on line or the sound of a […]

Announcement/Update

It is incumbent upon me to let all TCA, INC members know that The American Cat Association (ACA) is ILLEGALLY using my BREED NAME, TRADITIONAL SIAMESE on her (Irene Gizzy) web site and in her association and registry. This Breed Name is Federally Copyrighted and Federally Trademarked to me only, Diana Fineran, because I created […]

The Gift Of Language

Communication is one of the many miracles of language. We often take for granted the power it has to forge connections and immerse us in lives of shared meaning and understanding. We often fail to appreciate that something so common and familiar as words in a book, messages on line or the sound of a […]

A Perfect Summer Day

“It was one of those perfect summer days – the sun was shining, a breeze was blowing, the birds were singing, and the lawnmower was broken” by James Dent.

PET-FRIENDLY RESORTS Part 2

More Pet Friendly Hotels… THE STANFORD INN BY THE SEA, Mendocino, California: This eco-resort has welcomed iguanas, parrots, Vietnamese potbellied pigs, even tortoises, and provides house made treats. ($45. Per Pet). PLAY: Catch a Canoe and Bicycles, Too lets pets on its rentals. Stanfordinn.com HOTEL MONACO, Alexandria, VA: Even staffers bring pets to Tuesday doggy […]

PET-FRIENDLY RESORTS Part 1

By Larry Bleiberg in Better Homes & Gardens/February 2016 issue I found this in Better Homes & Gardens and thought you all could use this at some point… More and more Pet-friendly resorts are coming up with ways to bring your cat or dog with you on vacation by providing kitty room service and canine […]

The Movie: “Concussion” Part 3

My advice to those who run across any presentation that doesn’t provide the slanderers and defamers email address and name and tells the reader to hate someone you don’t know or to hate someone in another state, or to perpetuate hate, slander and defamation against anyone else—hit delete and move on to intelligent, positive reading. […]