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A Bee-ver? Damn!

What the… I just don’t… I mean… I can’t even begin to… (thud) Via Reddit.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Beavers, Unusual Animals

Degrees of brightness

We might not think our cats need much in the way of abstract thought. But if so, we’re mistaken. Cats need to visualize, imagine, and project future actions. Their brains need as much of a workout as their bodies. The … Continue reading ?

WHO’S The Little Halloween Devil? WHO Is?

Why it’s YOU, Sir Irving Tesla Paddington Baxter! From Cuteporter Judy. [Note- due to some obscure OCD thing C.O. tradition- Irv's posts always go up at 6:29am PT. We...don't know why. -Ed.]Filed under: Uncategorized

Good News for Dog Owners: More Employers Offering Pet Insurance

Many people consider their dogs members of the family. So it’s encouraging to hear that more employers are slowly but surely recognizing this and are offering pet insurance as a benefit to employees. Share this image Beautiful friendship...Show More Summary

I Cured My Cat of Rodent Ulcer With Natural Remedies

Rodent ulcer, which also goes by many clinical names, including eosinophilic granulomas, is a complex, highly unpleasant skin disorder that my poor cat, Murphy, developed. While veterinarians commonly treat this with a regimen of steroids...Show More Summary

An Injured Stray Named Henry Gets a New Life After Amputation

Share this image When Michelle Morrison went to visit her sister in the northern Canadian village of La Loche, Saskatchewan, she did not think she would be bringing a dog back to Alberta with her, but everything changed when she metShow More Summary

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Feline Respiratory Infections

Ah, the feline respiratory infection -- the bane of shelters and immune-compromised cats everywhere. Some of them are highly contagious and can take down a shelter full of cats in no time at all, while some lie dormant and only come out to play in high-stress times. Show More Summary

Missy-Moo, How Do U Do?

We don’t get too many Sheepsters on Cute Overload because…we don’t. But Missy-Moo’s here to reverse that trend! “This is our sheep Missy-Moo, we took her in because her owner was going to send her to market, she is quite the character! Here we see her trying out Halloween costumes, she can’t decide if she […]

These Dogs Think They're Pumpkins for Halloween!

Pumpkin season is in full and gloriously orange-hued swing. Whether at the produce stand, harvest festival, or fronting up Halloween house decorations, the autumnal crop is ubiquitous this time of year. Naturally, the dogs of the world have noticed and have fallen in love with the stately gourd. Show More Summary

Comeback Award: Flexible Repeatedly Jumped the Obstacles of Obscure Lameness Setbacks

The 18-year-old show jumper Flexible has made a name for himself in the show ring--and in the vet clinic. Flexible has been named the first recipient of a new award, the Grayson-Jockey Club Foundation Comeback Award. In tribute to him, Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky has donated $10,000 to the foundation for equine research. Show More Summary

Halloween has hit rock bottom

Things were simpler back in the 80s. We only has three things to do the week before Halloween: 1. Watch the Great Pumpkin. 2. Carve a pumpkin. No one helped. If you cut your finger off, oh well. 3. Run to Woolworth’s and pick out your plastic costume that tied in the back like a […]

Bailey -N- Bella Go BOO!

Looks like two Peegs in particular are already geared up for the Big Night this Friday. “Here are some pictures I took of my friend Katrina’s piggies, Bailey and Bella, getting in the Halloween spirit! There was almost too much Cute for me to handle while taking and editing the photos!” -Carolyne K., Winnipeg, MB, […]

I'm using my pumpkin spice perfume, too...

"It's fall, so I'm doing my autumn leaf-themed fur motif right now... like it??" :D This totally gorgeous girl is Tamarind, and she's up for adoption with the Foothills Animal Shelter in Golden, CO. You can read more about her...

Be the Talk of the Cotillion!

Gentlemen, would you like to add some variety to your next prom or formal occasion? Then skip the traditional wrist corsage and surprise your date with this lovely wrist anteater! Via Reddit.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Anteaters, Unusual Animals

UPDATED: C.O. Cat Café World Tour: Montréal

A little over a month ago, we ventured up to the Great White North to check out the The Café Chat L’Heureux, now open at 172 Duluth Est, Montréal. Here’s an update c/o Cuteporter Liz H. by way of a website called “The Montreal Eater.” Deuxième photo prise par Chantal Levesque.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: C.O. […]

Kit The Doxie Would Like To Remind You-

- that there’s a Big Baseball Game starting at this very second. No idea who she is rooting for, either. From Jo B., who says “Fun to take, but I have now lost my favorite sweatshirt to Kit, who think’s it’s an awesome cave-bed.” [Note- We must note, in the interests of equal time, we've […]

‘Tocktober: Marty’s Trabel Adbentures

Ah, we missed this one for Rats It’s Monday, but who said we can’t have a Rats, It’s Tuesday? No one did, that’s who. These Ratso ‘Tocks happen to belong to Martin “Marty” Mouse (who is really a Rat,) the Internashunal Bizness CEO. Marty, when’s your book out? Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: 'Tocktober 2014, Marty, […]

Plum’s Beans

“This is Plum, who was born to a stray cat in my yard in the spring. She and her brother Milo are happily living with me now. Milo likes to stretch out when he sleeps, but Plum prefers the curled kitty with exposed toebeans position. She is perhaps the sweetest kitten I’ve ever had. So […]

Watch This Remarkable Cattle Dog Bring His Master a Beer

As an honorable cat owner since time in memorial, I haven't come across many situations in which I secretly wished I'd chosen a pooch instead of embracing the feline side. Until I saw a stupendous viral video. It features a cattle dog,...Show More Summary

JoeJoe The Puppeh Sitter

From the “C.O. Can’t Even Fathom This” Department: According to the YT video, “the mother of the puppies was unable to care for them so JoeJoe watched over them until they were old enough to go to forever homes.” So what we’re talking about is..A CAPYBARA PUPPEH SITTER. Say that out loud, then press the […]

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