Pam Johnson-Bennett is a certified cat behavior consultant and the best-selling author of 10 books, including the brand new release, "Catwise: America's Favorite Cat Expert Answers Your Cat Behavior Questions." Pam’s best-selling book, “Think Like a Cat,” changed the way cat owners view cat training and has been referred to as the “cat bible” by veterinarians, shelters, behavior professionals and cat owners world-wide. Her book, “Cat vs. Cat,” was the first of its kind to address the unique needs of households with multiple cats.
Pam Johnson-Bennett hosted the Nat Geo Wild/Animal Planet show “Psycho Kitty,” which aired in the UK and Canada. With a career that spans over 30 years, she is considered a pioneer in the field of cat behavior consulting and her books have been used as texts for professional behavior and shelter training.
Pam is a former vice president of the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants and is the founder and former chair of the IAABC Cat Division. She was on the American Humane Association’s Advisory Board on Animal Behavior and Training and the AHA’s forum on cat health and welfare. She was the cat behavior columnist for Cats magazine, Yahoo, Catster, Cat Channel, iVillage and many others. She has received numerous awards, including the Winn Feline Foundation Media Award and the IAABC Cat Division Award.
When she’s not on the road, Pam does a limited number of private consultations through her company in Nashville, Cat Behavior Associates.
Pam lives in Nashville with her husband, two children, a rescue cat and a rescue dog.