Louis Wain - developed schizophrenia, his images of the cats changed as his mental health became worse. This painting was created in the early stages of his schizophrenia.. notice the cautious eyes. They're different from the joyful paintings he painted of cats previously. Eventually the images became psychedelic of the cats when his mental health became worse.
Many cat lovers are now savvy that indoor cats are safer cats, while others still think that cats deserve freedom to run in the great outdoors. When humans domesticated cats, we took on the responsibility for their health and welfare. Part of that responsibility is to keep cats safe and in good health. For those holdouts for letting cats roam free, consider these top reasons to keep cats indoors.