Month: November 2010

  • Amazing Physics At Work When Cats Drink

    Scientists at MIT, Virginia Tech and Princeton University studied the way domestic and wild cats drink and found an exquisite balance of two forces at work. The way cats drink was first described in 1940, whenMIT engineer Doc Edgerton used strobe lights to make a stop-action film of a domestic cat lapping milk. This footage …

  • New Treatment Offers Hope For Cats with FeLV and FIV

    One of the toughest things about loving and rescuing cats is coping with the specter of Feline Leukemia and Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV). In all my years of cat rescue, it would often turn out that some of the sweetest cats were the ones whose lives were drastically shortened by one or both of these …

  • Purr Board Updates

    Meows! We’ve launched a some updates to the Purr Board and I wanted to meow you about it. *) We removed repetitive links to “profile updates”. Now no matter how many times a furiend updates it’s profile recently you’ll only see one link. (Really glad to have this enhancement in!) *) We made it so …

  • Pretty Little Ocelot

    Ocelots have such delicate curves to them! They look like they were made by a professional graphic designer!

  • Happy Veteran’s Day

    Remember: The company of a cat can raise anyone’s spirits in any situation.

  • “Are you serious?”

    This cat sees you looking at lolcats when you should be working and he is NOT amused.

  • Jaguar Cub

    This looks like an elementary school picture! How come he didn’t go with the laser background?

  • Art Kitten

    Man these new Campbell’s Soup labels are REALLY abstract.

  • Tiger Owner Fights Against Seizure of His Cats

    A man is on the verge of losing his collection of big cats and his dream of opening a zoo near Cancun, Mexico. Jose Juarez Gil, known as “Pepe Tiger,” has been fighting authorities trying to seize his cats for decades. The battle has included animal cruelty charges, a mauling, and even claims of national …

  • Happy Veterans Day

    Remember to take a few moments out of your day today to honor our country’s veterans. Kittehs, if you aren’t in the military but would like to be, will fix ya right up! Would you believe that there really are kitty cat war veterans? Check out the pussycat patriots here.

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