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What Cat Lovers Know!
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Do you think you own your cat? Don't be silly. Cats own their people. They're in charge, which is why they don't obey us. That's what Susan's guest, Molly Brandenburg , a feline aficionado, artist and comedian says. Being an expert in "meow-speak" who has spent years analyzing our furry friends, she will share hilarious insights on how cats think and why they do the wacky things they do from her book, Everyday Cat Excuses: Why I Can't Do What You Want . Join us as we spend a lighthearted hour sharing stories about cats and how they affect and inspire our lives and no matter what trouble they may get in, they always make us laugh.
Episode Segments:
 
What Cat Lovers Know! - Part 1
Molly and Susan talk about the reasons that cats dont feel like obeying their owners. Molly also has some amusing thoughts about the excuses that cats come up with for not obeying and why they live to give their owners dead rodents as gifts.
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What Cat Lovers Know! - Part 2
Molly talks about her connection with her cats and what drove her to write her book. Much of her writing is inspired by the strong bond with her cats. She also talks about her longtime love for tuxedo cats.
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What Cat Lovers Know! - Part 3
Molly explains what motivated her to write her first book and how her fathers encouragement helped her to pursue her dream. She also talks about the benefits of cat ownership throughout history.
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Visit the Wild About Pets official web site and view the pictures Susan and her guest(s) are discussing.

Everyday Cat Excuses At Amazon
Welcome to the cat excuse universe. Cat lovers will recognize every funny scenario…and their pets will want to sneak a peek to discover new ideas.

Guest(s) Appearing on this Episode
Molly Brandenburg
Writer/illustrator/animal lover Molly Brandenburg has had her work published in the alternative press as well as national publications and major corporate media. Also a comedy performer, Ms. Brandenburg is known to cabaret audiences for her acclaimed one-woman show, The Peggy Judy Comeback Tour. Everyday Cat Excuses was inspired by her weight-challenged tuxedo cat, Frankie, and by the memory of two other unforgettable black and white felines, Boots and Seymour. Ms. Brandenburg (who is also a dog lover!) is currently at work on her second book of cat cartoons.