The headline says it all: “Syria’s Cat Calamity: War is Hell on Pets Too.” Syria’s war torn cities are full of cats and dogs left behind by residents who have fled the fighting. In the midst of these scenes of desolation, a few kind souls are doing their best to help as many hungry animals […]
A cat named Barsik is the furry favorite of voters in a Siberian city fed up with corrupt politicians. The 18-month old Scottish fold cat has beat out all of her human rivals in an unofficial poll run by a popular social media page, Altai Online. Barnaul, a city of 700,000 located near the Altai […]
Horace, a young orphaned monkey, is often sleepy.
Cats continue to take over the internet.
Arthur, the cat who shut down New York subway service two years ago when he and his brother escaped out onto the tracks, is home safe and sound after another adventure.
Ten cats are at it again in this video that shows them sleeping or trying to sleep with and on each other and in various questionable locations.
This is really good news about a terrible problem. It involves real life heroes and villains, plus a dose of politics and the truth about a dirty, cruel business that needs to end. Buried in a massive spending bill is a provision that will shut down shady dealers who buy and sell dogs and cats […]
Cats on glass is the subject of an interesting photo essay on buzzfeed.com. These series of photos from diverse sources show cats on glass surfaces that make them look like they are floating or let us gaze at compressed tummies, which we are so worth appreciating.
Who is this cat? And who are those people? All good questions without answers. This funny photograph has been making the rounds on social and mainstream media. “That is much better than the family picture could have ever been,” one Facebook commentator wrote. “It’s a Photonuke!” declared a report on bay.com. We agree.
A tiny kitten escaped certain death when an alert employee grabbed it off a conveyor belt at a massive recycling plant in Galt, California. The feel-good story was reported by CNN and KCRA and posted on YouTube by VUZ TV. The survivor kitten likely made it through a ride on a garbage truck before a […]
This video shows you how to make an “ugly” kitten sweater with a sock and a pair of scissors. Some little ones might need a bit of extra warmth, so snip away.
As if we didn’t have enough crazy cat stuff to distract us from real life, along comes a dainty marshmallow treat with a cat face on it. These chocolate filled treats from Japan sell for $21 for a box of 12 and are made by retailer Felissimo, a popular mail order company in Japan. “Have […]
Dwayne Molock of Portland, Oregon certainly knows how to stand out from the crowd.
When Tiny Tim and his littermates were saved from euthanasia, no one initially realized that the young kitten – between 8 and 10 days old – was paralyzed from the hips down.
Boston’s men in blue are feeling very blue these days. A sweet little calico known as SWAT Cat has been missing for three weeks, and the Boston police want to find her. She was adopted by the department in 2013 after she started hanging around the station, according to local news station WHDH. The officers […]
Grumpy Cat is upset. Well, really, Grumpy Cat’s company, Grumpy Cat Limited, is upset to the tune of…well, let’s say it is a lot. Seems a coffee company who legally licensed the Internet sensation for a single product is trying to pussy foot around the arrangement. Lawsuit was filed in California on December 11 against […]
As it is the time of year when people send out family portraits, it is surprising how many of them a) include family pets and b) only include the family pet.
Dating back to the ancient civilizations of Egypt and Greece, there is a seemingly natural association between felines and femininity. Women that reportedly lived “alone,” with their cats were primarily working women with full social and activity-based lives. That probably could be said of Nefertiti, too.
When you are different you are two choices. The first choice is to try and disguise who you are from the world. The other is to embrace. Either way will have ramifications, both positive and negative.
This YouTube video of a kitten trapped in a storm drain in a Costco parking lot in Fontana, California quickly went viral on social media. It all started as shoppers heard the kitten’s faint cries coming from the storm drain. A rescue effort was launched and images and updates began pouring in on David Loop’s […]