Welcome to Purdey's world! Purdey is our tabby cat, and she spends much of her time fraternising with the local rodent community. When I say fraternising, it is probably a bit one-sided. Watch out for Purdey's PAWS awards (Purdey's Awards for Worldwide Stardom), a star-studded ceremony which gives you the chance to vote for your favourite actress!

Purdey’s PAWS Awards 2017 – the Results!

Ponyo 2 PAWS 2017 winner

Who will snatch the Golden Fir Cone this year? The results are in!

Purdey’s PAWS Awards 2017


Which of these talented little starlets will win the coveted Golden Fir Cone this year? It’s time to cast your vote!

Coffee mornings with Purdey and friends

Rupert, Einstein

Just recently, my human has been paying mysterious visits to the house next door, which at the moment is inhabited solely by my friend, Rupert. I’ve finally worked out the reason for this.  Rupert’s own human is in hospital, and Rupert is therefore very grateful for the provision of a temporary butler/housekeeper/chef de partie. The […]

Purdey’s PAWS Awards 2016 – The Results!

PAWS Results featured

Who will be lifting the golden fir cone this year? The results are in!

Purdey’s PAWS Awards 2016

PAWS 2016 collage

The world’s media are gathering! The red carpet is being rolled out once again! Yes, it can only mean one thing… it’s time for Purdey’s PAWS Awards 2016!

Purdey’s Hallowe’en hallway horror

Halloween Purdey

From reading about haunted castles and abbeys just recently, it struck me that the stairway is very often the hang-out of choice for ambitious apparitions who want to see some proper hands-on action. I was particularly interested to read a story about Airth Castle near Falkirk, whose phantom dog lurks in a hallway and has a habit […]

Purdey’s PAWS Awards 2015: the results!

Alien Abduction 2 Crop

The votes have been cast… has your favourite won?

Time for Purdey’s PAWS Awards 2015!


It’s finally arrived! The event you’ve been waiting for all year… this is your chance to vote in Purdey’s Awards for Worldwide Stardom 2015!

Purdey’s top tip: wiping

Wiping crop

Mirrors, cupboards, windows, bathroom tiles… all of them benefit from a really good wipe. There’s no time to waste!

Purdey’s how-to video: putting small things under chairs


Great for rainy days… watch Purdey’s video and then try this for yourself!