Mikel Maria Delgado is a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Veterinary Medicine at UC Davis (USA) where her research explores the behaviour of cats in multi-cat households and the health and development of orphaned neonatal kittens. Mikel is a Certified Applied Animal Behaviourist (CAAB), and a Certified Cat Behaviour Consultant (CCBC), and has worked professionally with cats for almost twenty years. She got her start in the Cat Behaviour Program of the San Francisco SPCA, and founded her cat behaviour consulting partnership, Feline Minds in 2008. She offers consultations for cat guardians and rescue organisations to prevent and solve behaviour problems. Mikel is co-author with Jackson Galaxy of the 2017 book “Total Cat Mojo,” and has published her research in several academic journals, including the Journal of Comparative Psychology, the Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, and Applied Animal Behaviour Science.