“Paw-ternity” Leave A Paw-sibility

Dreams do come true! New pet-parents that work at animal-loving companies may be able to expect paid “paw-ternity” leave in the near future. In the United Kingdom, Mars Petcare is one of the first companies to ever offer paid leave to employees with new pets. Mars’ HR Director Kate Menzies explains, “[W]e want to enable Read More

Cat and Dog Siblings Disagree About Who Should Get Tennis Ball

One power-hungry cat is determined to ruin his canine sibling’s day by claiming control over his beloved tennis ball. Like many parents, their pet-dad seems to think they should resolve the issue on their own. What does the feline friend want with a tennis ball anyway? Does the pup stage a coup? The world may Read More

Itty Bitty Kittens Rescued from Drain Pipe

On April 5, a group of tourists visiting the Cultural Centre in Araras, Brazil, heard mysterious meowing. Apparently a mother cat had placed her four kittens on a roof for safe keeping, but the sweet kitties fell into the nearby drain pipe and were trapped for nearly a week. The water treatment department had to Read More

Adorable Kitten Survives Against the Odds

On Thanksgiving morning last November, Branden Bingham and his family ran outside to play in the fresh foot of snow that had fallen overnight. That’s when Bingham’s oldest son discovered a nearly-frozen kitten in the snow. The family quickly rushed the cold kitty inside, performing CPR and warming it by the fireplace. Witness the cat’s miraculous Read More

Happy National Pet Day!

Today is National Pet Day! As you might recall, we recently admitted National Puppy Day was one of our favorite days of the year. Well, National Pet Day is definitely in our top favorites too! Founded in 2006 by animal welfare advocate Colleen Paige, National Pet Day is meant to celebrate the joy pets bring Read More

‘Cat Dracula’ Rory Seeks Loving Family

Four-year-old Rory can’t seem to catch a break. The black cat has been constantly overlooked as an adoptable furry pal, due to his super cool fang teeth. The purrr-fect kitty has been dubbed “Count Dracula,” which hasn’t helped to bring in the adoption applications. If you’re across the pond, Rory is currently with the Battersea Read More

The Cat Club Helps Kitties Find Purr-ever Homes

The Cat Club Rescue Group, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is on a mission to help the homeless cats of Los Angeles—one cat-paign at a time. The rescue group was founded by Holly Meowy, a cat enthusiast who’s been rescuing kitties since she was six-years-old. The team consists of Holly and her model-friends. “We’re a new breed Read More

Your Cat is Definitely Speaking to You

Finally! Animal behavior scientists can prove your cat is in fact trying to communicate with you. Their findings even suggest humans and their cats can develop their own secret meow-language together. So, good news—You’re not a crazy cat lady! The Science of Us has created this purr-fect video to explain the latest findings, which includes Read More

This Biker and Tabby Cat have the Friendship of Your Dreams

Party Cat has come a long way since his rescuer, biker and sheet metal worker Pat Doody, first found him at a Nevada truck stop. A New Jersey resident, Doody was biking cross-country on his motorcycle when he came across the injured orange tabby. The cat was homeless, hungry, and had some sort of burn Read More