Burned Kitty Rescued From Death Row Will “Make Some Family Very Happy”

When Muse was abandoned by his previous owners, it was a huge stroke of bad luck. His misfortune continued when he found himself in a situation that left him badly burned (the exact causes are unknown). And things got worse still when he was picked up by animal control, then immediately put on “death row” due to his injuries. View this post on Instagram My poor back is a mess from the fire, will take some time grow in 😞 … Read more

Adorable Kitten (Literally) Falls Into The Lives Of Woman & Her Housemates

It’s every cat lover’s dream: a fluffy, wide-eyed kitten somehow stumbles into your life, and it’s such a fateful event, you know that you have to keep him… For 28-year-old Ellie Haywood and her housemates, this dream became a reality! A post shared by Asbestos the Roof Cat (@asbestostheroofcat) on Dec 8, 2017 at 1:02am PST It all happened at the house they’re renting in Melbourne, Australia, which is apparently in less-than-stellar condition. In a story by Buzzfeed, Hayworth describes it … Read more

The Ingredients You Want & Don’t Want To See On Your Cat’s Food Label

Every loving pet parent wants to make sure their beloved companion lives the longest, healthiest life possible. This, of course, means that you probably want to feed them a high-quality diet. Then comes the hard part: deciding what kind of food to get them! There are thousands of different pet brands and products out there, and reading the ingredient panel can be even more confusing than sifting through the promises plastered on their packages. So, what do you choose? While … Read more

Man Helps Stray Cat Get A Drink Of Water

A video that’s circulating Reddit is touching hearts and proving that small gestures can still make a difference! The short clip below is explained simply by its title: “helping a stray cat drink from a water fountain.”   Helping a stray cat drink from a water fountain from HumansBeingBros Many commenters on the post speculate that the video was taken at a washing station outside a mosque, possibly in Turkey. Others chimed in saying that locals hold cats in high … Read more

They Rescued A Stray Kitten To Find Him A Home… But Their Cat Decided He Had To Stay!

Everyone who lives with a cat knows that they’re the ones who make all the rules! This was the case for Reddit user todontblink, whose opinionated ginger tabby decided that the new stray kitten they were taking care of had already found his forever home. Todontblink explained in a post that they found the black and white kitty on a country road. Cars were dodging him, but no one else decided to stop and save him. So, the poster pulled over and … Read more

Grumpy Cat Crashes A Local Nativity Scene

As Brooke Goldman, who lives in New York City, sleepily stumbled along the sidewalk, she had no idea she was about to see something that would warm her heart on that chilly morning. The photographer was walking her boyfriend to the train station to say goodbye before he set out on a trip. But despite the kind gesture, the only place she wanted to be was in bed. “I was pretty out of it,” Goldman told The Dodo. “I was … Read more

Why Are Kittens Sometimes Friendlier Than Adult Cats?

Kittens are irresistible for more reasons than one. Not only are they covered in fuzz with big eyes and precious pink paws, they’re also little bundles of curious energy, eagerly exploring the world around them. While many cats grow up to be calmed-down, affectionate versions of their kitten selves, others can become skittish of strangers, and some are downright grumpy. So, what changes: why are kittens sometimes friendlier than cats? To a kitten, the world is a new, adventurous place. … Read more

This Cat Swims So Gracefully, She May Be Part Otter!

Most cats are totally terrified of water. Even the sound of running water makes feline eyes grow three times their normal size, fur stands straight up, and panic sets in before the first drop even hits the drain. Of course there are exceptions to every rule. Meet Sasha – who looks like swimming comes so naturally, she might actually be part otter! She swims so gracefully you might forget that there are cats who can’t stand even being near water! Ahh, that … Read more

Man Climbs Down Shaft To Rescue Cat, But It Takes An Unexpected Turn

These construction workers found a cat at the bottom of this hole. The poor kitty looked scared, crouched in a corner and apparently stuck. The walls of the hole go straight up several feet – high enough that the cat would have to be some sort of magician to find his way out on his own. The workers did exactly what any of the rest of us would do if we saw a cat in distress: we’d help! They put … Read more

The Top Tips For Training Your Cat

Cats have a bad reputation for being untrainable. The fact of the matter is that cats can be trained, but they have different motivations than dogs. While dogs might respond positively to a reward of their favorite ball, a scratch behind the ears, or a verbal “good boy,” most cats are best motivated by food. The good news is that positive reinforcement can help train your cat to do many positive behaviors from using the litter box or scratching post … Read more