This Sunday, the world said good-bye to the world’s most distinguished corporate kitty. From stray cat to Shinto Goddess, Tama the tortoiseshell cat’s funeral was attended by 3,000 people, including rail officials from the Wakayama Electric Railway Company where she had eventually become a Vice President. Tortoiseshell cats have always been special in Japanese culture, often prized […]
Two of the most dominant forces on the internet were combined and we somehow all survived. We speak of Taylor Swift and cats, naturally. Ms. Swift tweeted (to her 59 million followers) that she was going to miss her cats while she was away. At the airport about to leave for Europe, listening to ‘See […]
Kitty moms are there when their kittens (feline or otherwise…) need some motherly love and to keep sassy kitties in check. Prickly baby hedgehogs: look no further than the kitty mom who will let you cuddle on her back. Kittens expecting to get away with mischief: beware!
Thanksgiving. There’s nothing quite like it. You eat. You eat again. Then you eat some more. And then…you descend into the deep, dark depths of turkey coma. Here are eleven cats who appear to have gotten their share of Thanksgiving turkey. 1. “IM AWAEK, I SWEAR 2 U.” Uh, no you aren’t, little guy.
It’s almost Halloween. You know what that means… NOT dressing up your kitty. Here are 21 kitties whose guardians ignored that rule – we’ll assume they paid the price. 1. Chicken Pumpkin Cat An oldie but a goodie: the kitty dressed as a chicken popping out of a pumpkin. Never gets old. (Source)
(Courtesy Lifetime; AP Images/Invision; Source) Brace yourselves, people. This is news of catmospheric proportions. The voice of Grumpy Cat has been chosen. That’s right. Lifetime’s live-action tv-movie Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever will feature…Aubrey Plaza, who plays April Ludgate in Parks & Recreation. The storyline is about an overlooked kitty in a pet store […]
It turns out that Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged author Ayn Rand was a cat lover. In a funny, slightly scolding response to Cat Fancy Magazine in 1966, Rand fesses up that she subscribed for the kitty pics! Who can blame her? (Source)
Sometimes we lose it. It can happen to anybody. It sure happened to these kitties, who seem to have forgotten everything they learned. Here’s what they forgot: 1. That you don’t NEED to do a berserker dance just because you found a tiny pebble on the floor. Source
If you think about it…it’s pretty incredible that occasionally a cat ends up with a beret on its head. It takes EXACTLY the right conditions for this to happen. We think it goes something like this. Let’s say it’s a Saturday in late summer. It’s muggy outside, the air is still. And little kitty’s hooman has […]
It’s time for spring cleaning. You know – that annual ritual where we shake the rugs outside, dust off the bookshelves, and shred toilet paper into a humongous pile on the floor for no reason at all. These kitties have been dying all winter long to help their cat parents with a little tidying up.