Month: November 2010

  • Mother Cat Plays Mother Hen

    This is way off the Cute-o-meter. Baby chicks, baby kittens and a mom who loves them all…. check it out! In a reader? Click here to watch video.

  • World Series Giveaway Winner

    The winner of The Cat’s Meow’s World Series giveaway is Stormi, a Catster from Los Banos, CA. Stormi wins a cat-sized San Francisco Giants jersey and cap. Concatulations, Stormi and the San Francisco Giants!

  • The Whole Caboodle: Calicos

    Calico cats are pretty, but also, biologically interesting! If you see a Calico cat, you can quickly tell it’s gender: Female! All Calico cats are female because the gene for their fur pattern is on the same chromosome that determines gender. Even though Richard Scarry’s Busy Town featured a family of male and female Calico …

  • “Cathedral Cat” Catches Mice and Greets Visitors

    The Washington National Cathedral officially welcomed its new Cathedral cat, a tortie they named Carmina, at the October 2010 Blessing of the Animals on the Feast of St. Francis. Victoria Chamberlin, a staffer for the Cathedral Choral Society, the cathedral’s resident symphonic chorus,was the force behind Carmina’s adoption. She pled for the group to adopt …

  • I got a pocket, got a pocket full of sunshine!

    I got a love, got a love and it’s all mine! (via mahalala)

  • Fur-riendship is the Best Medicine

    The following story from Best Friends Animal Sanctuary demonstrates the powerful healing properties of purr and fur — especially when it comes from a big orange tabbby! By David Dickson Bumps always come along in the road of life no matter how hard you try to avoid them. And when they do, its sure a …

  • Bonding!

    Did you know that it’s been scientifically proven that, while cats do not feel romantic love for their mates, they do feel love for their children, parents, and siblings. The bond they share with their human is simliar to the parent/child bond they share with their mothers. (via fallsdowntherabbithole)

  • Where do you think YOU’RE going?

    Home? You think you’re going home? That’s cute. (via hamtan)

  • Heritage

    Rawr like your ancestors! Even though you lost your ability to roar when you gained the ability to purr. Still! Hiss and pretend it’s a roar! (via despicablealexis)