Cocktails & Catnip Reception

 Cocktails & Catnip Reception
By Coco Schefmeyer

 Cocktails and Catnip?

     Okay.  There was neither catnip nor four-legged pussy cats at the posh Palm Beach jewelry store, Kaufmann de Suisse . However, there was no lack of cat passion, with rhinestone cat ear headbands wore by staff and models, and framed pictures of cats adorned with gems sitting atop the jewelry cases filled with precious stones .  

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"How Smart is Your Dog or Cat?" Palm Beach Daily News

That Paulette Cooper Noble knows how to write the most clever headlines!

In the Palm Beach Daily News, also known as the Shiny Sheet because of the high-quality newsprint, the headline read, “How smart is your dog or cat?”

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Letter Questions Cat Study


President David Leavitt’s letter to editor  of the Palm Beach Daily News questions scientific validity of Smithsonian Cat Study.


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Cat's Meow Ball: Kaufmann de Suisse Kick-Off Party

Palm Beach, FL – Friends of Palm Beach Island Cats, Inc. (PBIC) were treated to a feline themed kick-off party for PBIC’s inuagural “Cat’s Meow Ball” at the Worth Avenue showroom of Kaufmann de Suisse jewelers on February 28th, 2013.

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Study Gives Feral Cats A Bad Rap

A recent article in the Daily News ‘Shiny Sheet’ outlined why ‘feral cats are under fire in the national news’. It's apparently because of a recent Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute study.  Leslie Moss, executive director of Palm Beach Island Cats, disputes the study. ‘Cats are not responsible for disappearing animal populations, she said, man is.’


[Click to read full article by Aleese Kopf, Daily News Staff Writter]