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Yes, People Should Clean Up Their Dogs' Poop, But Does This Poster in England Go Too Far?

Some people take dog poop really seriously. If you work here at Dogster, it's kind of hard not to notice. Recently, Michael Leaverton wrote about the neighborhood in Brooklyn (my old neighborhood, actually), that was fighting dog poop...Show More Summary

Dogs Are Now Doing the Ice-Bucket Challenge

Because the ice-bucket challenge is a viral Internet sensation, the god of such things will not rest until the trend has wormed its way into every segment of society. As it does so, it was bound to pass dogs, and it has. People are now pouring ice-cold water on their dogs, and the dogs are... Show More Summary

What is Mange in Cats? Is Your Cat at Risk?

Mange is much more common in dogs than in cats. Even so, full-blown symptomatic mange is rare in pet dogs, so for your feline friends, it is not a condition that requires too much concern. When we talk about mange in cats, we're referring...Show More Summary

ResQte Of The Week: Tuna Noodle Casserole

“‘Sup Cute Overlords? Here’s our new ResQte Kitteh, he came with the name Oreo, but we were all, NAH. Now he lives with us and our two other rescue cats and his name is…Tuna Noodle Casserole. [Like the other kittehs don't tease him for THAT one. -Ed.] Check out this faceeee! Endless love, Cuteporter Holly […]

Poll: Stumpy Cuttlefish ACTION At The MBA!

Lookit this little goofball, floating casually through the water at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Let’s go Polling, shall we? Cute? Or….NOT Cute. THAT ’tis the qwesh. (Note- I’m voting Cute. His first name is “Stumpy,” after all. -B.) Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: poll, WHAT! IS! THAT?

9 Possible Causes of Feline Weight Loss

Obesity is appearing in cats at epidemic levels, and we constantly hear about how we can help our feline friends lose weight. But what if your cat has the opposite problem? If your cat is losing weight and you’re not dieting her with the guidance of your veterinarian, there are a lot of reasons this could be happening. Show More Summary

Cookie Bears. Hugging Nuts.

(Let’s get this outta the way right up front- of COURSE they’re from The Big J. Now, onto more deets, as covered in Bored Panda.) Whip up a bunch of dough, shape ‘em into bears, and- the tricky part- get ‘em to HOLD A NUT. These were created by a Japanese cook named Maa Tamagosan. […]

Let’s Shed Some Light On This Subject

[No! Don't turn the light on, I haz lots of fun now?] Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: kitteh, Whackadoodle Kitteh

My Cat Toby Is in Love With One of His Toys

When I was preparing the nursery for our little girl, I didn't expect my cat Toby would be interested in much except maybe the burlap ribbon that hung from her crib. in the midst of diapers, wipes, books, and stuffed animals, Toby found...Show More Summary

It’s SUMMERTIME! You Feelin’ LUCKY, Pup?

It looks like ALL these puppehs are lucky! The Lucky Puppy pet service in Maybee, Michigan just tossed another Puppeh Pool Parteh, and all in attendance agreed it was a woofin’ good time! Video/photos from Mail Online. Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: puppehs

Best Name Ever: Griffin VonPorkchop

That would have to rank up there, though it’s not on this list, amazingly. This is the one and only Griffin VonPorkchop. Mashable says GVP “was born with an asymmetrical jaw which causes his snaggletooth.” Check out The Man on Instagram, Twitter, Imgur, and The Tube Of You. (Who has time to update all of […]

Meet CatFoodBreath, a 17-Pound Cat Blogger With a Sushi Habit

CatFoodBreath is the latest upcoming Internet star to hit the feline blogging circuit. Something of a gourmand and a curmudgeon, this portly Siamese loves chowing down on sushi while plotting to get rid of the dog he has been unceremoniously forced to live with. Show More Summary


“Darn it, please pardon the caps. I love, love, love Cute Overload even IF you won’t post things I send. You guys make my day, every day.” -Stepphy N. Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Cats

New Federal Regulation Is a Win Against Overseas Puppy Mills

Editor's note: At least one of the images below is somewhat graphic, so reader discretion is advised. August saw a win for the fight against puppy mills. On Friday, Aug. 15, ABC news reported that the U.S. Department of Agriculture "approved...Show More Summary

It’s Full Of Warm!

[Oh Magical Hot Box, we welcome you to our humble abode! But it's the middle of AUGUST. Can we ask you to come back in about three months?] Arbroath.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Lemurs

Do You Regret Not Being Able to Say Goodbye to Your Dog?

I still vividly remember the day my dog Teddy died six years ago. We got him when I was six so we had grown up together, and as cliche as it sounds, he was my best friend. The last year of his life we slowly saw him go from a dog who...Show More Summary

Neema, Jake, And Ella’s Bathtub Selfies

Cuteporter Regula E. checking in on a Wednesday night: “I’m submitting some photos of our cats past and present. We had two long-haired kitties for many years, Fritzi & Ella. Both were rescued as kittens from a Louisiana animal shelter. We lost Fritzi in September 2012, and Ella (below) in September of 2013.” “After a […]

“Rhett…If You Go, Where Shall I Go, What Shall I Do?”

“Meet Scarlett O’Hara, the little “sister” (related only by love) to our 12 year bloodhound Belle Watling.” -Rebecca W.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Historical literary reference, puppeh

Rump Day

Ah, another 3/5’s of the work week is, er, BEHIND us. So let us celebrate with some Quality Zebra ‘Tocks, shall we? “Hello from Sweden! Your site is the best! Did you know that Bebeh Zebra ‘Tocks are extremely fuzzy? We found out last summer in Tanzania’s Tarangire National Park.” -Axel L.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: […]

Curses! Foiled AGAIN!

Little Sqwerl Dude (actually, HEFTY Sqwerl Dude) just doesn’t know when to give up! (From the video: “For anyone who is concerned about the squirrel, he still raids our other two feeders and the vegetable garden. The tiny amount of Vaseline used is non-toxic, the kind used for lip balm.”) As seen on VVV.Filed under: […]

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