Posts tagged "cat"

Cat Lives Secret Life With 2 Families

Alice Alexander probably had no idea that the name she gave her new Siamese cat 14 years ago would prove so prescient. She called him “Ming,” because he liked to…

Newser | August 30, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Amazing: Cat Rescues Boy From Dog Attack

When a neighbor’s dog began attacking their four year old son, Jeremy Triantafilo. Tara (a stray who was adopted into the family six years ago) put one of her nine… | May 17, 2014 - 9:30 am

Attention, Cat Ladies: Kittyo App Lets You Hang Out With Your Cat Long-Distance

Does the thought of missing Mr. Bojangles’ adorably pawing at shadows on the wall give you social anxiety?  Kittyo, an intriguing/obnoxious new app, will allow you to hang out with…

Claire Hannum | April 25, 2014 - 12:30 pm

23 Signs Your Pet Is Actually Your First-Born Child

The United States birth rate just hit a record low, as more and more twenty- and thirty-somethings are putting off the parenting phase of their lives. But make no mistake,…

Huffington Post Weird News | January 1, 2014 - 1:30 pm

The Biggest, Fattest, Hairiest World Records Of 2013

By definition, world records are pretty weird. Someone or something does something that has never been done before. But some world records are weirder than others, such as the world’s…

Huffington Post Weird News | December 29, 2013 - 1:30 pm

Kitten’s Weekly Weigh-Ins Are Ridiculously Cute

Kittens: they grow up so fast! It seems like just yesterday that mine was but a fluffy palm-sized gremlin. (Now he’s a fat-faced, 15-pound young gentleman and a formidable paw-wrestling…

Rachel Krause | November 7, 2013 - 10:40 am

The Kitten Bowl Is Here, And It’s Smarter, Cleaner, And More Agile Than The Puppy Bowl

The Puppy Bowl is cool and all, but there’s only so long I can watch a bunch of dogs tumbling around before I’m like, “Where them kittens at?” The Hallmark…

Rachel Krause | October 23, 2013 - 9:40 am

I Am Really Not A Fan Of “Celebrity Cat Impersonator” Betsy Bushytail

In theory, this video of “celebrity cat impersonator” Betsy Bushytail giving us her best Maru should be something I enjoy. It sure sounds like something I’d enjoy, right? But I…

Rachel Krause | October 16, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Why Throw A Bouquet At Your Wedding When You Could Throw Cats?

If brides were to toss kittens into the crowd for all the single ladiez, I would actually make an effort to grab it. Bouquets, on the other hand, are best…

Rachel Krause | October 10, 2013 - 2:40 pm

I Want To Eat This Adorable Cat Face

Look, I wouldn’t really eat a cat. Or a cat face. But there are no words for how scrumptiously adorable this little cross-eyed tabby cat is. This is Jarvis P.

Julie Gerstein | September 8, 2013 - 9:00 am

When Lil Bub Met Grumpy Cat, A Comin’ Through The Rye

I consider Lil Bub meeting Grumpy Cat as akin as to when Churchill met with Roosevelt. The two greatest cat powers on the continent, combining forces for cuteness. Watch as…

Julie Gerstein | August 31, 2013 - 11:00 am

Macklemore Schools Us On Proper Cat-Holding Techniques

Cat-holding! You’re doing it wrong. Let Macklemore show you how to properly wrangle and pet a cat — especially one who displays a shocking level of indifference/hatred regarding your very…

Julie Gerstein | August 29, 2013 - 1:20 pm

The Acro-Cats Are Cats That Actually Follow Directions

Oh, I’m sorry, were you talking to me? I’m a little distracted by this acrobatic cat troupe. They’re called the Amazing Acro-Cats, and they’re a 13-cat touring troupe of feline talent.

Julie Gerstein | July 17, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Choupette Scores Her First Vogue Cover, Seriously Upstages Linda Evangelista

As far as designers go, Karl Lagerfeld is notoriously loyal to his muses — for instance, while most brands will hold on to a spokesmodel for only a few years…

Rachel Krause | June 16, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Criminal Cat Arrested For Smuggling Goods Into Prison

Not so much a cat burglar as a cat smuggler, a kitty at a Russian prison facility was detained after guards found cell phones and chargers taped to the animal’s…

Julie Gerstein | June 4, 2013 - 1:40 pm

What Will Those Krazy Katdashians Do Next?

What with “Keeping Up With The Kardashians,” its various spin-offs both real and rumored, and their omnipotent media presence, Kim, Kourtney, Khloe and krew don’t really leave much to the…

Rachel Krause | May 30, 2013 - 5:30 pm

Cross Species Love: Cat & Duckling Edition

Help settle a debate in The Frisky offices. Both Sophie and I think this video of a mama cat suckling her baby kittens and a gaggle of ducklings is so

The Frisky | May 26, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Sushi Cats Are The Unhappiest Cats

While we humans might delight in dressing up our cat friends as adorable little pieces of sushi, don’t think for one second they’re enjoying this. Because they are not. [Laughing Squid]…

Julie Gerstein | May 2, 2013 - 9:20 am

Taylor Swift Might Just Be A Crazy Cat Lady, Too

Crazy cat ladies, we are in good company: Taylor Swift has also copped to having a little bit of a kitten situation. Witness Tay-Tay and her Scottish Fold kitten Meredith,…

Julie Gerstein | April 12, 2013 - 12:20 pm

You’ve Met Goats Screaming Like Humans? Try Cats Braying Like Goats

Is it science? Evolution? An adorable genetic quirk? Whatever it is, we’re definitely into this video of Pickles the kitten braying like a goat. [Laughing Squid]…

Julie Gerstein | March 19, 2013 - 9:20 am
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