Month: December 2008

  • Man Admits Cat Did NOT Try to Kill Him

    Poor Cat Falsely Accused Of Shooting His Owner In yesterday’s news, Rockingham County, NC sheriff’s officers reported that a cat attempted to murder his owner by gunning him down with a .45-caliber pistol — this based on the cat owner’s version of the story. 24-year-old Charlie Busick of Eden, NC, man blamed his cat for …

  • Catster’s on Animal Planet’s Cats 101 Sat Night

    The Stars Shine Bright In Our Catster Community! We have not one but TWO members of the Catster family that are going to be on Animal Planet’s Cats 101 show this Saturday. First Goma, whose biped features him in art and graphic design, will be featured. Pawsome. Skeezix did a great write up over at the …

  • OH MY GOMA!

    Skeezix Exclusive Exposé On Goma, The Himalayan Cat Hey evrybuddy, Skeezix heer. I’m so ixsited, I cood wet my pants! One of my best frends and Catster, Goma, is going to be on Animal Planet’s Cats 101 this weekend! Goma is a hard-werking kitty in Vermont hoo not only has his own blog, but also makes …

  • Cat’s Face Reattached after CATastrophe

    Wanna Know How I Got These Scars… Edgar, a 4-year-old female cat (yes, you read that right), is resting comfortably at the Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston after surgery to sew her face back on. Edgar was slashed by a car’s fan belt, apparently while she was huddled under the hood to stay warm. …

  • JAVMA Reports on Encouraging New Treatment for Feline Heartworm

    The Possible New Frontier For Feline Heartworm Medicine When people think of heartworm disease they generally picture dogs as the victims of infestation. However, heartworms, which live in the heart and are spread by mosquitoes, also can infest cats. Cats with heartworm infestations may show symptoms of heart failure including coughing, inability to exercise, shortness of …

  • Lucky 13: The Last of the Abandoned Ridgefield Cats Find Homes

    A Happy Ending To A Harrowing Tail On September 30th, when the first crew of dog walkers showed up at 5:45 am at the Ridgefield Operation Animal Rescue shelter (ROAR) in Connecticut, they found thirteen cats and kittens stuffed into five cardboard carriers, at the front door of the shelter. The abandoned cats were caked …

  • Cat Santa or Cat Burgler?

    Frankie, The Feline, Exposed As Cat-Burglar And Occasional Gift-giver? Is Frankie the Cat amassing toys to distribute to all good cats and kittens at Christmas, or is he a cat burgler maliciously stealing toys from all his neighbor cats? This stealthy UK cat burglar has a particular affinity for toy leopards — he’s brought home over 15 …

  • The Cat Hair Handbag Lady

    Make It Work! This Week In Fashion… If you watched Cats 101 on Animal Planet last Saturday, you probably saw the segment on the Cat Groomer who makes purses from the fur she removes from her clients — usually done during the course of giving Persians the coveted Lion Cut. She cards and felts the …

  • Double Dads Are Three Times The Fun

    This Cat Has The Purrfect Pair Of Guardians Today’s guest blogger is Judi Basolo, better known as Guido the Italian Kitty’s mom… take it away Judi! By JUDI BASOLO Who wouldn’t want to double their pleasure, double their fun, with two dads, yes two dads, oh yes it could be fun. Well it’s precisely what Franklin …

  • Rename Tory the Tortie and Help Her Find a Furever Home

    (Insert Best Pet Name Here) Needs A Loving Home TheCuteList.com is sponsoring a contest to name a needy cat from the San Francisco SPCA. So here’s the deal, they’ll rename the following cat whatever gets the most points in the thread for cat names. Hopefully, a great adoption story will result from this contest. Here …

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