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Funny Video: You May Get Cat-Smacked If You Try to Use a Kitty Translator

Originally posted 03/14/2015 08:00AM

Here's the part of Dr. Dolittle they didn't show you.

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Dog Gets Insanely Long Hug from Cat After 10 Days Apart

Originally posted 03/12/2015 07:15PM

We've teamed up with one of our favorite sites, BarkPost, to bring you and your four-legged friends even more adorable pet videos, photos and must-see stories. Check back every week for new furry fun from BarkPost!

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Credit: South West News Service
Couple Shocked to Find Cremated Cat Back from the Dead (Sort Of)

UpdatePosted 03/10/2015 07:40PM

Couple Shocked to Find Cremated Cat Back from the Dead (Sort Of)

Originally posted 03/10/2015 04:50PM

Zombie cat has been one-upped. Amigo the kitty not only returned from the dead, he came back to life after being cremated ... or at least that's what his owners thought at first.

According to Metro, John and Margaret Ross's cat named Amigo recently went missing from the couple's home in Hackney, England. Shortly after the pet's disappearance, a cat was run over and killed in the neighborhood. The Rosses were heartbroken to discover the deceased feline looked just like their sweet Amigo.

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Credit: Alexandra Draghici
How Atchoum, the Unusually Furry Feline, Became Famous

How Atchoum, the Unusually Furry Feline, Became an Online Star

Originally posted 03/07/2015 09:05AM

Atchoum the cat now has tens of thousands of Instagram followers, and his owner, Nathalie Côté, had a feeling he'd be an Internet sensation.

Atchoum's rise to fame began with a dare from Côté's kids to post a photo of the unusually hairy Persian kitty on Facebook. The kids thought that no more than 100 people would like the snap, but mom knew he would make a splash.

"Atchoum was so cute!" Côté tells PEOPLE. She received the feline as a gift last July from a coworker at the Quebec veterinary hospital where she works as a groomer. "Differences are beautiful in living things."

Atchoum, who was born with hypertrichosis (a rare condition that causes excess hair), is otherwise healthy, says Côté – but he requires a lot of care, including regular brushing to prevent matting of his hirsute coat.

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Credit: Humane Society of Iredell/Facebook
Shelter Cat Is a New Mom to Kittens – and Puppies!

The Daily Treat: Shelter Cat Is a New Mom to Kittens – and Puppies!

Originally posted 03/06/2015 11:50AM

Say hello to Super Mom.

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Filed Under: Baby Animals, Cats
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The Daily Treat: Can We Hug this Firefighter Who Saved a Cat in a House Fire?

Originally posted 03/03/2015 02:55PM



A warning to firefighter A.J. Johnson: If we should ever cross paths, you're getting a humongous bear hug from us.

In this video uploaded to YouTube by Kentucky.com, the diligent rescue worker is seen administering oxygen to a cat that escaped a house fire (watch until the very end, when Johnson comforts the kitty with gentle strokes to the head).

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Credit: Thomas Peter/Reuters/Landov
Welcome to Aoshima Island, Where Cats Outnumber Humans 6 to 1

Welcome to Aoshima Island, Where Cats Outnumber Humans 6 to 1

Originally posted 03/03/2015 04:20PM

This one's for all the cat ladies out there: Call your travel agent now, because I have a fun and furry vacation idea for you.

Book a ticket to Aoshima Island. This tiny Japanese isle is a magical, meowy place where squads of feral cats rule the streets, and just about everything else, according to NBC News.

Also known as Cat Island, Aoshima is a pet dander paradise where felines outnumber humans six to one.

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UpdatePosted 02/27/2015 07:10PM

Funny Video: This Cat Just Realized She's Being Filmed

Originally posted 02/26/2015 03:45PM



This cat was having a purr-fect day – you know, the kind filled with lots of catnip and tuna. Then, all of a sudden she realized she was being filmed without her consent.

On the unsuspecting day in question, the kitty, who belongs to YouTube user 1313EbutUoy, is busy grooming her fur toy near a window in her home. What she doesn't know is that her owner is capturing it for all posterity (a.k.a. the Internet).

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Filed Under: Cats, Funny Pet Videos
Credit: Getty
29-Year-Old Cat Could Be World's Oldest

UpdatePosted 02/25/2015 07:00AM

The Daily Treat: 29-Year-Old Cat Could Be World's Oldest

Originally posted 02/24/2015 05:25PM

Tiffany Two, there may be a cat older than you.

A 29-year-old feline from Karlskoga, Sweden, is vying for the title of the world's oldest living cat, which would bump 26-year-old Tiffany Two from her feline throne.

According to FOX 8 news, Asa Wickberg, the owner of a 29-year-old cat named Missan, says she adopted her feline in 1985. Recently, Wickberg spotted an article about Tiffany Two being named the world's Oldest Living Cat by Guinness World Records and realized that her kitty was older (wiser? That is still unclear).

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Credit: Courtesy Amy Bender
Meet Sauerkraut, Grumpy Cat's Newest Competitor

Meet Sauerkraut, Grumpy Cat's Newest Competitor

Originally posted 02/21/2015 02:45PM

This kitty is a true sour puss.

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Filed Under: Cats, Around the Web

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