Calling all cats! If one of your New Year’s Resolutions was to start earning some money to support your nip habit, it might be worthwhile to explore a rewarding career as a masseuse!
What do I mean when I talk about cat types? I have organized general cat tendencies into three main “types” called Alpha, Beta, and Gamma. This was inspired by the classic science fiction novel Brave New World, wherein humans are … Continue reading ?
I hope everyone enjoyed the game and didn’t overdo it on the nip. Last week I read a couple of lame attempts to list the all-time top 10 Superbowl commercials. They were all pretty much inventories of Bud ads with a glaring omission: the classic EDS “Herding Cats” commercial. I’ve watched it over a hundred [...]
Cat clown Yuri Kuklachev and his son Dmitri are suing their ex-promoter, Mark Gelfman, for, among other things, federal and common-law trademark infringement, false endorsement, unfair competition and invasion of rights of publicity and privacy. They are arguing that Gelfman secretly filed a registration with the US Patent and Trademark Office, claiming the name “Moscow [...]
Before you yell at your cat for attacking your Christmas tree, consider that maybe that particular urge is hardwired in their DNA… here are a bunch of gorgeous big cats from Big Cat Rescue reacting to a gift of Christmas trees from Target. In a reader? Click here to see the video.
Hey evrybuddy, Skeezix here. Do yoo remember my exkloosive Cat’s Meow interview with Sockington, the werld’s most populer cat on Twitter? Well, almost live frum Noo York, heer’s an interview with his owner, Jason Scott. In it, yoo’ll also git to heer the Sockington theeme song! In a reader? Click here to watch. Do yoo [...]
In this great big world of ours, there are two categories of people: Those who like cats and those who don’t. Actually, maybe there’s a third category… those who LOVE cats. Eliot Weisberg (who happens to work for Catster!) is definitely in that third category, which makes him a very special kind of person — [...]
A reader writes: I recently found out someone’s cat got into a food with lots of onions in it, and onions are toxic to cats. I didn’t know that. Fortunately, the cat involved was made to throw up (under a … Continue reading ?
We might not understand how, as I’ve often been asked, that “Our cat can be lying there one second, and the next they are running around like a crazy person!” This is our cat’s hunting style. It’s obviously very effective. … Continue reading ?
Can we train our kittens to use a litter box? No. see more Lolcats and funny pictures, and check out our Socially Awkward Penguin lolz! That’s because kittens are born knowing how to use the litter box. In fact, it’s one of my “pet” peeves; cat advice that starts out telling people what they should [...]
The answer to litterbox odor We are launching another new product! This one is called Littermint. Our Litter Robot saves us money on litter, but that can also mean our clean litter doesn't smell clean. Any of us can have this problem. And now we offer a solution! Cover odor in the litter box in [...]
When there’s a jumpy litter of kittens and a feather toy in the air, chances pretty good that somecat is going to get a little squished. Can’t see the video? Watch it on Youtube. I saw this one coming a mile away! Did you? P.S. Have you entered our giveaway for a copy of “The [...]
There’s been money raised and rescue groups mobilized, but right now there’s a bigger hurdle than any of that for animals in Japan’s worst-affected area: Japan’s government has closed off the restricted zone, and no one can enter to help the animals anymore. Up until April 22, rescue groups and pet owners were allowed to [...]
The Animal Humane Society in Minnesota put together this sweet, touching video to help get some kittens adopted. A kitten’s want list is pretty short: toys, food, love… but most of all, a home. This video tugs at just the right heart strings, and I hope it helps inspire tons of people to adopt a [...]
Not all Cat Guys are as naturally adorable as John Fulton. Here’s an example of a Cat Guy FAIL. Gentlemen, take note. In a reader? Click here to watch!
Featured on PEOPLE Pets today, this dog stole the cat’s treats and nommed ‘em till they were gone… and boy is he ashamed! Warning to dogs everywhere: don’t steal the noms! You’re just not smart enough to get away with it!
My heart is broken. As much as my prayers go out to the Japanese victims of the earthquake and tsunami, I am sick to my stomach at the prospect of Japan’s “Cat Island” (Tashiro) being submerged. Near Ishinomaki, Cat Island is on Japan’s eastern coast, most vulnerable to the tsunami surge. While sending your thoughts [...]
Ever wondered if your cat loves you, or is just sucking up to you for food and treats? If you’re a woman, wonder no more. A new study proves the bond between cats and the crazy cat ladies who love them. In the study, scientists observed the interactions between 41 cats and their human families [...]
The Cat Ladder blog is one of my favorite websites. It provides a photo gallery and a tribute to over 900 cat ladders from 32 countries. Cat ladders are structures that allow cats egress and ingress to the home, usually via a window, and usually from two stories up or higher. The cat ladder [...]
A new Animal Planet show, Must Love Cats, has just premiered, and it promises to make the must-see-TV lists of Cat Ladies and Cat Guys everywhere. And not just because the host, John Fulton, is hot. The clip below is part of a profile of Dusty, a sticky-fingered sticky-pawed Snowshoe mix in San Mateo, CA. [...]