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The Purrrcast

Hosts Sara Iyer and Steven Ray Morris, producer for “My Favorite Murder,” talk to cat people because they can't talk to their cats. Theme song by Analise Nelson and Dax Schaffer Artwork by Jillian Yoffe
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Dec 27, 2017

On episode ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-TWO of The Purrrcast, Sara and Steven take a look back at the biggest cat stories of 2017 with comedians Georgea Brooks and Blake Wexler (Ya Booze, Ya News). Georgea also updates us from her previous episode on her cats Jojo and Saige, we learn how cat hair was used as evidence in a bombing threat, we finally answer the question, “Are cats smarter than dogs?,” and more! The Purrrcast, talking to cat people because we can't talk to their cats. 

The Purrrcast is the cat podcast for you and your feline friends. Based in Los Angeles, hosts Sara Iyer and Steven Ray Morris chat with fellow cat enthusiasts about the furry little creatures they love. Not sure how the cats feel about it though.

New episodes every Wednesday! Please rate and subscribe in iTunes: thepurrrcast.com

Email us! thepurrrcast@gmail.com

If you shop on Amazon be sure to click this link and we’ll get a small kickback. Thanks for the support: http://www.amazon.com?_encoding=UTF8&tag=thepurr-20

Follow Georgea on Twitter: https://twitter.com/georgeabrooks

Follow Blake on Twitter: https://twitter.com/blakewexler

Follow Georgea on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/georgeabrooks/

Follow Blake on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blakewexler/

Follow Jojo on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jojo_sphynx/

Follow Saige on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/saige_siamese/

Listen to old episodes of Ya Booze, Ya News: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/yaboozeyanews/id1207185040?mt=2

Links Of Interest:

- Cats Join Dogs for the Show - https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/11/sports/westminster-kennel-club-show-cats-and-dogs.html

- Matching cat hair leads to woman accused of mailing explosives to Obama, Texas governor - https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2017/11/24/matching-cat-hair-leads-woman-accused-mailing-explosives-obama-texas-governor/893266001/

- A Week in the Life of P-22 - http://www.latimes.com/projects/la-me-griffith-park-mountain-lion/

- Life in an Alaskan Town Overrun With Bald Eagles Looks Patriotically Nightmarish - https://sploid.gizmodo.com/life-in-an-alaskan-town-completely-overrun-with-bald-ea-1797932504

- An Adorable Cat. A Grand Slam. A Kerfuffle in St. Louis - https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/18/sports/baseball/rally-cat-st-louis-cardinals.html

- Rally Cat won't return to Cards after public spat with nonprofit - http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/rally-cat-return-cards-public-spat-nonprofit/story?id=49409422

- Are Dogs Smarter Than Cats? Science Has an Answer - https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/11/dog-cat-brains-neurons-intelligence-study-spd/

- Did A Viral Study ‘Prove’ Dogs Are Smarter Than Cats? Not Quite. - https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/cats-dogs-smarter-study_us_5a2064f6e4b03350e0b542d0

- Hemingway’s Six-Toed Cats Ride Out Hurricane Irma in Key West - https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/11/us/hemingway-cats-irma.html

- Saber-Toothed Cats Paid a Stiff Price for Lunch - https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/12/science/saber-toothed-cats-dire-wolf-hunting-injuries.html

- Ollie the Bobcat Is Found Near Her Zoo’s Birdhouse (Where Else?) - https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/01/us/ollie-bobcat-found-national-zoo.html

- Nashville Zoo Has a Clouded Leopard Produced by Artificial Insemination - http://www.catster.com/the-scoop/nashville-zoo-has-a-clouded-leopard-produced-by-artificial-insemination

- Cat Tale: Ancient DNA Reveals How Your Kitty Came to Be - https://www.livescience.com/59538-cat-domestication-dispersal-in-ancient-world.html

- Fearless Rats Are Caring For Orphan Kittens At This Magical Cat Cafe - https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/rats-kittens-brooklyn-cat-cafe_us_59664d4ee4b09b587d6421bc

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Follow Sara Iyer’s cat Samba on Twitter: https://twitter.com/kittysamba

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Check out Sara Iyer on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/saraiyer

Follow Steven Ray Morris on Twitter: https://twitter.com/StevenRayMorris

Check out Steven’s new podcast, See Jurassic Right: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/see-jurassic-right/id1239538917?mt=2

Theme song by Anabot (Analise Nelson) and Dax Schaffer:

https://thesaxelnaiad.bandcamp.com/

Artwork by Jillian Yoffe: flatratstudio.com

Part of the #HelloLionFace podcast network

Dec 20, 2017

On episode ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-ONE of The Purrrcast, Sara and Steven wish everyone a Meowy Christmas with our holiday special 2017 edition. We share some Christmas cat care tips, some Hanukkah cat gift ideas, find out if Santa Claus has any pets, and we learn about the creepy Christmas cat from Icelandic folklore, Jólakötturinn aka the Yule Cat! The Purrrcast, talking to cat people because we can't talk to their cats. 

The Purrrcast is the cat podcast for you and your feline friends. Based in Los Angeles, hosts Sara Iyer and Steven Ray Morris chat with fellow cat enthusiasts about the furry little creatures they love. Not sure how the cats feel about it though.

New episodes every Wednesday! Please rate and subscribe in iTunes: thepurrrcast.com

Email us! thepurrrcast@gmail.com

If you shop on Amazon be sure to click this link and we’ll get a small kickback. Thanks for the support: http://www.amazon.com?_encoding=UTF8&tag=thepurr-20

Links Of Interest:

- Happy Universal Holidays - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w6rcSHYsttY

- Samba’s heated cat bed - http://amzn.to/2BJHR4m

- Jólakötturinn, The Christmas Cat of Iceland - http://www.lifewithcats.tv/2015/12/09/jolakotturinn-the-christmas-cat-of-iceland/

- The Christmas Cat of Iceland - https://www.iizcat.com/post/4373/The-Christmas-Cat-of-Iceland-a-giant-terrifying-cat-that-gobbles-up-children-if-they-re-bad

- Does Santa have any pets? - http://santas-village.portablenorthpole.com/stories-and-secrets/secrets/all-kinds-of-animals-in-the-village/

- Does Santa bring puppies and kittens? - https://rumpydog.com/2014/12/15/does-santa-bring-puppies-and-kittens-2/

- Pets as Gifts: Please Don't Surprise Me With a Life Sentence - https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/animal-emotions/201711/pets-gifts-please-dont-surprise-me-life-sentence

- Cat surprises 3 year old girl for Christmas - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a91oTLx-1No

- Christmas Safety Tips - http://www.catster.com/lifestyle/christmas-holiday-safety-tips-cat-trees-decorations-candles-allergies

- Are Christmas trees poisonous to cats and dogs? - https://www.thespruce.com/are-christmas-trees-poisonous-to-cats-and-dogs-3385508

- Holiday plants that are poisonous to pets - https://www.thespruce.com/poisonous-holiday-plants-3385528

- More Christmas safety tips - http://www.petwave.com/Cats/Basics/Christmas.aspx

- 8 Hanukkah Gifts for Cats and Cat Lovers - http://www.catster.com/lifestyle/holiday-gift-guide-cats-hanukkah-cat-toys-collar-mug-menorah-hoodie

- Mother, May I Sleep With Podcast’s Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever episode - http://mothermayisleepwithpodcast.com/bonus-holiday-episode-grumpy-cats-worst-christmas-ever/

- Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PrSPuBYm-Cw

- A Garfield Christmas - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4G0l3dt6ovQ&t=23s

- 5 Holiday Movies Featuring Cats - https://iheartcats.com/5-holiday-movies-featuring-cats/

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Follow Sara Iyer’s cat Samba on Twitter: https://twitter.com/kittysamba

Follow Sara Iyer on Instagram: https://instagram.com/saraiyer/

Check out Sara Iyer on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/saraiyer

Follow Steven Ray Morris on Twitter: https://twitter.com/StevenRayMorris

Check out Steven’s new podcast, See Jurassic Right: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/see-jurassic-right/id1239538917?mt=2

Theme song by Anabot (Analise Nelson) and Dax Schaffer:

https://thesaxelnaiad.bandcamp.com/

Artwork by Jillian Yoffe: flatratstudio.com

Part of the #HelloLionFace podcast network

Dec 13, 2017

On episode ONE HUNDRED TWENTY of The Purrrcast, Sara and Steven take you on part two of Sara’s big Mew York City adventure (with Ellisa Keller as her guide) chatting with friends old and new about their cats! Plus Steven reports from Chicago talking to his friend Carly Gorman about her cat January! Guest’s include: Tricia Gilbride, Melissa Seward, Tara Connelly, and Carly Gorman!The Purrrcast, talking to cat people because we can't talk to their cats. 

The Purrrcast is the cat podcast for you and your feline friends. Based in Los Angeles, hosts Sara Iyer and Steven Ray Morris chat with fellow cat enthusiasts about the furry little creatures they love. Not sure how the cats feel about it though.

New episodes every Wednesday! Please rate and subscribe in iTunes: thepurrrcast.com

Email us! thepurrrcast@gmail.com

If you shop on Amazon be sure to click this link and we’ll get a small kickback. Thanks for the support: http://www.amazon.com?_encoding=UTF8&tag=thepurr-20

Follow:

https://www.instagram.com/lady.palm/

https://twitter.com/parlorpalm

https://www.instagram.com/airbudtwo/

https://twitter.com/tricia_gilbride

https://www.instagram.com/don_garlos/

https://www.instagram.com/taralynn.jpg/

https://twitter.com/taratarantula

https://www.instagram.com/cmangore/

Links Of Interest:

- Ellisa’s episode - http://thepurrrcast.libsyn.com/117-ellisa-keller-desert-pizza

- Ikea Pet Supplies - http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/categories/departments/pets/

- Cat Cold Remedies - https://www.petmd.com/cat/conditions/home-remedies-cat-colds

 

Follow The Purrrcast on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThePurrrcast

on Instagram: https://instagram.com/thepurrrcast/

Please like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThePurrrcast

Follow Sara Iyer’s cat Samba on Twitter: https://twitter.com/kittysamba

Follow Sara Iyer on Instagram: https://instagram.com/saraiyer/

Check out Sara Iyer on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/saraiyer

Follow Steven Ray Morris on Twitter: https://twitter.com/StevenRayMorris

Check out Steven’s new podcast, See Jurassic Right: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/see-jurassic-right/id1239538917?mt=2

Theme song by Anabot (Analise Nelson) and Dax Schaffer:

https://thesaxelnaiad.bandcamp.com/

Artwork by Jillian Yoffe: flatratstudio.com

Part of the #HelloLionFace podcast network

Dec 13, 2017

On episode ONE HUNDRED NINETEEN of The Purrrcast, Sara and Steven take you on part one of Sara’s big Mew York City adventure (with Ellisa Keller as her guide) chatting with friends old and new about their cats! Guest’s include: Arthur Smilios and Caitlin Leighton, Martha Hayward-Mintz and Chris Hayward, Pier Harrison, Jen Jones, Tricia Gilbride, and Tara Connelly! The Purrrcast, talking to cat people because we can't talk to their cats. 

The Purrrcast is the cat podcast for you and your feline friends. Based in Los Angeles, hosts Sara Iyer and Steven Ray Morris chat with fellow cat enthusiasts about the furry little creatures they love. Not sure how the cats feel about it though.

New episodes every Wednesday! Please rate and subscribe in iTunes: thepurrrcast.com

Email us! thepurrrcast@gmail.com

If you shop on Amazon be sure to click this link and we’ll get a small kickback. Thanks for the support: http://www.amazon.com?_encoding=UTF8&tag=thepurr-20

Follow:

https://www.instagram.com/celerythemunchkincat/

https://www.instagram.com/c.r.l/

https://www.instagram.com/arthur_smilios/

https://www.facebook.com/lysaght.smilios

https://www.instagram.com/lady.palm/

https://twitter.com/parlorpalm

https://www.instagram.com/sabinecat/

https://twitter.com/b3byvoldemort

https://www.instagram.com/hardcidrepapi/

https://www.instagram.com/jenjonesjones/

https://www.instagram.com/airbudtwo/

https://twitter.com/tricia_gilbride

https://www.instagram.com/taralynn.jpg/

https://twitter.com/taratarantula

Links Of Interest:

- Arthur & Caitlin’s episode - http://thepurrrcast.libsyn.com/104-arthur-smilios-caitlin-leighton-satori-moment

- Martha and Chris’s episode - http://thepurrrcast.libsyn.com/004-martha-mintz-chris-hayward-kibbles-n-tits

- Ellisa’s episode - http://thepurrrcast.libsyn.com/117-ellisa-keller-desert-pizza

- Puzzle Feeder for Cats - http://amzn.to/2BZcUXp

- Cat First Aid - https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/first-aid-in-cats

- Catit Puzzle Feeder - http://amzn.to/2iLxYZ3

- Nerf Rival ammo and magazine - http://amzn.to/2Bnqgjb

- Cat Wine Pawty Pack - http://amzn.to/2kKns8H

Follow The Purrrcast on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThePurrrcast

on Instagram: https://instagram.com/thepurrrcast/

Please like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThePurrrcast

Follow Sara Iyer’s cat Samba on Twitter: https://twitter.com/kittysamba

Follow Sara Iyer on Instagram: https://instagram.com/saraiyer/

Check out Sara Iyer on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/saraiyer

Follow Steven Ray Morris on Twitter: https://twitter.com/StevenRayMorris

Check out Steven’s new podcast, See Jurassic Right: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/see-jurassic-right/id1239538917?mt=2

Theme song by Anabot (Analise Nelson) and Dax Schaffer:

https://thesaxelnaiad.bandcamp.com/

Artwork by Jillian Yoffe: flatratstudio.com

Part of the #HelloLionFace podcast network

Dec 6, 2017

On episode ONE HUNDRED EIGHTEEN of The Purrrcast, Sara and Steven welcome graphic designer and Sara's neighbor, Efi Latief! She tells us all about her cat Kimchi's origins, having eighteen cats when living in Indonesia, we talk about Kimchi's dynamic with Samba, and more. Plus we chat with Judy from Vivipet about their new Kickstarter at the front of the show! The Purrrcast, talking to cat people because we can't talk to their cats. 

The Purrrcast is the cat podcast for you and your feline friends. Based in Los Angeles, hosts Sara Iyer and Steven Ray Morris chat with fellow cat enthusiasts about the furry little creatures they love. Not sure how the cats feel about it though.

New episodes every Wednesday! Please rate and subscribe in iTunes: thepurrrcast.com

Email us! thepurrrcast@gmail.com

If you shop on Amazon be sure to click this link and we’ll get a small kickback. Thanks for the support: http://www.amazon.com?_encoding=UTF8&tag=thepurr-20

Follow Efi on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kimkimyumyum/

Check out Efi’s work: http://www.behance.net/efilatief360d

Check out Tomat Kids: http://tomatkids.com/

Check out Vivipet’s new Kickstarter for the OMI: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/vivipetofficial/omi-a-self-cleaning-water-purifier-for-pets

Follow Vivipet on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vivipetofficial/

Try Quip: http://www.triquip.com/meow

Cat Instagram Of The Week: https://www.instagram.com/charitycalifornia/

Links Of Interest:

- Allie Kelley Illustrations - https://www.instagram.com/alliekelleyillustrations/

Follow The Purrrcast on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThePurrrcast

on Instagram: https://instagram.com/thepurrrcast/

Please like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThePurrrcast

Follow Sara Iyer’s cat Samba on Twitter: https://twitter.com/kittysamba

Follow Sara Iyer on Instagram: https://instagram.com/saraiyer/

Check out Sara Iyer on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/saraiyer

Follow Steven Ray Morris on Twitter: https://twitter.com/StevenRayMorris

Check out Steven’s new podcast, See Jurassic Right: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/see-jurassic-right/id1239538917?mt=2

Theme song by Anabot (Analise Nelson) and Dax Schaffer:

https://thesaxelnaiad.bandcamp.com/

Artwork by Jillian Yoffe: flatratstudio.com

Part of the #HelloLionFace podcast network

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