— I constantly try to please my cats, even if I get smugness or irritation in return. This is my life.
— I've always enjoyed doing things to get a reaction, so if I engaged in these feline activities, what would witnesses think?
— Born feral and having suffered a botched eye surgery, the little orange cat has a second chance.
— Cats already passively rule the world, but once polydactyls figure out how to use their thumbs, their domination will be complete.
— I'm the happy recipient of random (and adorable) acts of kindness from my cat, Tulip.
— Who needs toys? I entertain my cats just by making the bed and putting away groceries.
— He suffers from a chronic feline upper respiratory infection, and so do I. Here's to all the URI kitties!
— Would Bubba Lee Kinsey and Phoenix ever forgive me? Ah, the mysteries of shedding season.
— It's a daily struggle to get out the door, what with my cats stopping me at every turn.
— We've teamed up with the stylish folks at Hauspanther; now show us your cats in their cardboard boxes to win!
— I got way more photos than I needed, and it would be a crime not to share some of the most hilarious.
— If it's true that a double-meow means "This is exciting," then Phoebe is thrilled. All. The. Time.
— I lived with cats for a decade before I had my son, and I had no idea they'd be so similar.
— Her recently published volume is called "True Cat Toons."
— Despite multiple pessimistic prognoses, Lennie the polydactyl continues to cheat death.
— Phoebe and Saffy find plenty to do, but Cosmo simply stands around staring at things.
— Clearly, my cat believes it's necessary to save his humans' lives by keeping them awake at night.
— Eating and sleeping they can understand, but what the heck must they think when I read a book or have a phone conversation?
— Of course you don't. But Mika Brzezinski did, and she works on television at "Morning Joe."
— Living on the tropical island of Lanzarote, I encounter gorgeous cats wherever I go -- and I usually have a digital camera with me.
— Based on location, I can usually tell which toys are my cats' favorites and what they've been doing.
— Susan Michals is gearing up for a second Cat Art Show, and she's running a contest on Instagram.
— Fremsley was the victim of severe abuse at a young age -- now she's fighting for a good life.
— Most people know not to violate the boundaries of another, but my cats never got that memo.
— With an uncanny sense for human emotion, he helps an Iraq war veteran through her worst days.
— My cats appreciate our efforts at providing them cat trees and beds, but if they were in charge, our house would look much different.
— Here's a selection of the best entries to the bodega cat bracket; submit yours through Instagram.
— This Ohio shelter knows that special-needs cats are often the last ones adopted and first euthanized.
— If I find open cupboards or tufts of fur around the house, I know exactly which cute kitty is to blame.
— He lost his ears to neglect and his home to a baby, but now is a bit of a fashion plate.