There is no greater power in the web than the cat pic, the kitty video, the feline meme. You know that. We know that. Finally, a museum has found the good sense to to document this kind of (cyber)world domination. Enter New York’s Museum of the Moving Image and their new exhibit: How Cats Took Over The Internet.
An island where the cat to human ratio is 6:1? No, this isn’t a dream. The very real island of Aoshima, off the coast of Japan, is completely overrun by cats, which were originally brought to the island to deal with a rampant mouse problem. An island with no predators a large food supply turned […]
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 […]
As with any human relationship, it’s important to keep things fresh and interesting. The same goes for pets. Luckily, “science” has provided some insightful ways to keep your cat playfully purring all day long. You can thank us later. Pet your cat. See the guide below for a good breakdown of known cat […]
We’re living in a designer age these days. With England opening the door on designer babies, it’s only a matter of time until we arrive at designer cats. Here’s a few recent breeds moving in that direction: Cheetoh We know what you’re thinking. Like the snack food? Yes. But much better. The Cheetoh […]
A cat a day… …seems to keep the doctor away. As if there weren’t enough reasons to own a cat already, numerous studies have shown that cat owners are generally healthier than non-cat owners. Don’t believe it, check out these five reasons why cats help your overall health.
It’s hard to look anywhere these days without seeing a cat tattoo. They’re everywhere and here to stay (though that’s sort of the deal with permanent ink on skin). If Inked Magazine running a slide show of the best cattoos didn’t convince you, maybe The Atlantic’s excellent chronicle on the rise of the cattoo will […]
A couple was on a weekend hike when kitties began pouring out of the woods. That leads to a rescue, a huge meal, baths, and some pretty adorable play time. Via Animal Rescue Site Note: All four kitties found forever homes quickly after the rescue.
We’re pretty sure this is the coolest cat dad in the world. Greg Krueger, a 49-year old from Minnesota, has spent the last 15 years adding nooks, crannies, bridges, hideouts into his house for his kitty crew. Each cat even has its own room. Sure, dogs have dog houses, we’re pretty sure none can touch […]
(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 […]