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When Pets Don't Get Enough of the Right Kind of Protein

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 06.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

A heartbreaking case at an animal hospital in North Melbourne, Australia offers another opportunity to warn pet owners about the dangers of feeding bi...

A Letter to My Cat, Who Died This Morning

Joel Schwartzberg | Posted 06.03.2014 | Green
Joel Schwartzberg

When I came home, you ran to greet me. You sat behind my head when I was on the couch, and pressed your warm stomach against my neck. Often you licked my face with your sandpapery tongue like you were trying to scrape away stress.

Is Your Pooch Prone to Scooting?

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

If your pup is doing the dreaded scoot across the grass or your favorite Oriental rug, take heed. Chances are she's trying to solve a problem with one...

October 29 Is National Cat Day: Show Some Respect

Liane Kupferberg Carter | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Liane Kupferberg Carter

Cats are low-maintenance pets. They smell better than dogs. Cats will never eat your baby. They'll never hump your leg. They don't need to be walked, and they bury their poop.

Celebrity Cat Lil Bub Spills Some Secrets to a Cat Expert

Joel Sucher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News
Joel Sucher

It was an up close and personal tête-à-tête with the huge green eyes and protruding tongue that's made this perma-kitten so damn recognizable.

Cat Does This Every Time

William Goodman | Posted 08.15.2013 | Comedy

We've all been there before. Someone nearby yawns and you suddenly find yourself compelled to yawn right along with them. It's just that contagious. ...

Felines: Fashion's New Muses

Kimberly Couzens | Posted 12.01.2012 | Style
Kimberly Couzens

Is fashion getting cattier? Supermodels of the world, make way for your feline competition. They're fierce, they're fabulous, and they have twice the legs.

Is Your Cat the Boss of You?

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 09.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

Both these social arrangements seem to point to the existence of higher-status cats in multi-cat environments. If this is the case, it's conceivable the owner of a "boss cat" could be -- in the eyes of the cat -- another employee in his organization.

Feline Fatale

Liane Kupferberg Carter | Posted 05.07.2012 | Parents
Liane Kupferberg Carter

She was meant to be a companion for our cat Dizzy. She looked identical. The same kohl-rimmed eyes. The same silky, silver fur. The same sweet face. She was Dizzy's Doppelganger. But inside? A heart of darkness.

WATCH: Where Funny Kitten Videos Come From

Posted 10.14.2011 | Comedy

You love cute cat videos. We love cute cat videos. We even have pages devoted to the both cats and kittens. But who makes all of these amazing ca...

Denver Dumb Friends League Commences CatFest

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 08.21.2011 | Denver

The English novelist Terry Pratchett once said, "In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods; they have not forgotten this." Neither has the Den...

When Cats Pray: How Our Feline Friends Uplift The World

Pamela Gerloff | Posted 07.23.2011 | Healthy Living
Pamela Gerloff

As I paused to experience the stillness in which Miss Kitty was immersed, an image entered my mind -- an image of a global feline force that daily nourishes and sustains us all.

From Desktop to Mountaintop - The Reality of Apple's Newest Icon

Panthera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Panthera

Snow leopards are one of the most distinctive cats - stocky, covered in thick grey fur with large black rosettes, and they have small, rounded ears - an adaptation to minimize heat loss.