In this issue world-renowned cat behaviourist Mieshelle Nagelschneider shares why you should consider walking your cat on a leash—and how to get started! Mieshelle knows her stuff. The author of the must-read book The Cat Whisperer has revolutionized feline behaviour modification programs by altering the environmental landscape within the household. Turn to page 24 to read her article in this issue!
Award-winning journalist Tracey Tong lives and writes in Ottawa, Ontario. The Burlington native gets her feline fix by visiting her local animal shelter on a regular basis. A former daily news editor, columnist, and media spokesperson, Tracey’s work has appeared in publications all over North America. In this issue, Tracey dispels the myths and misinformation surrounding FIV. Turn to page 68 to read her article.
Liz Stavrinides is the talent behind the lens of Lovedog & Co, the Carmel, California-based portrait and lifestyle pet photography company. In this issue, she trained her camera on our Star Cat Photo Contest winner with adorable results! Turn to page 74 to check them out. Liz’s unique style is the result of her lifelong pursuit of being a professional photographer, with Liz ultimately focusing on combining two of her greatest passions in life—her love for animals and photography—into a rewarding career. For more on Liz’s work, check out lovedogandco.com.