UK Cats

It's Cool To Be A Cat Lady According To London Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK Style

Cat ladies, your time has come. It has never been cooler to wear your feline-fond heart on your sleeve arm, thanks to Anya Hindmarch, who featured kit...

The Internet Is Obsessed With This Cat Owner's Ghost Story

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

An illustrator and cat owner has been sharing evidence of what he believes is paranormal activity within his apartment. Adam Ellis began live-tweeting...

5 Cat Videos To Get You Through The Bank Holiday Blues

The Huffington Post | BeckyBarnes | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Comedy

Returning back to work after the August Bank Holiday - we know the struggle is real. So what better than a selection of cat videos to get you through ...

Meet The Heroes Knitting Beautiful Gifts For Rescue Kittens

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Once a month, Battersea Dogs and Cats Home transforms into a hive of excitement. Long tables filled with colourful wool and knitting needles become fl...

We Ranked The Westminster Cats On Their Twitter Game

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK

They might have been brought in for a fairly mundane reason but the cats of Westminster bring so much more to the table than just keeping the mice awa...

Homing A Rescue Cat Is A Privilege, However Brief

Melanie Briggs | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Melanie Briggs

Of the two kittens that we adopted from a national cat rescue charity, it wasn't Fruitbat that I worried about. Despite her frail appearance - she was the runt of the litter - she strutted around our home like she owned it, and she did, immediately. Fruitbat was tiny, chocolate brown and had massive ears; ears that I joked she would never quite grow into.

Boat Captain Rescues Soaking Wet Cat Apparently Thrown Off Bridge

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Captain Jordan Smith did not expect to be pulling a cat out of his fishing net last week. Smith, who owns Florida’s Let’s Fish Destin Charters t...

Animal Cruelty Sentencing: Reasons For Optimism

Claire Horton | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK
Claire Horton

There are times in my seven years as chief executive of Battersea Dogs & Cats Home when you can really sense that positive change in important animal ...

How To Keep Your Cat Cool This Summer

Katrin Scholz | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Katrin Scholz

With predictions that summer 2017 will be a scorcher in the UK cat parents need to be clued up on how to manage high temperatures.

This Dog Found A Box Of Tiny Abandoned Kittens And Became Their Foster Dad

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Cats and dogs aren’t known for their companionship, but when a dog called Aragon found a box of abandoned kittens, he put their differences aside. A...

According To Givenchy's Latest Campaign A Cat Is Your Best Fashion Friend For Life

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Style

If Givenchy get their way this season’s must-have accessory will be a feline friend. The fashion house’s latest campaign, ‘Transformation Seduc...

Do Cats Purr When Humans Aren't Around?

The Conversation UK | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Tech
The Conversation UK

Cat owners will be well aware that a cat can produce more than one kind of purr, just as they have a whole repertoire of meows, chirps, growls, spits and other sounds.

This Is How Cats Conquered The World And Became Our Feline Overlords

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Tech

In modern-day society, we value cats for their grumpiness, the way they resent everything we try to do for them, and the fact they only want our atten...

The Seven Habits Of Highly Effective Cats

Gerry Thompson | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Comedy
Gerry Thompson

I'm not saying that effective cats get a lot done without being overly busy - they're just not interested in getting things done. They do as little as possible. And what they do best is nothing at all; they're better at creatively doing nothing than anyone else in the universe.

Beloved Cat Gets OTT Quinceañera To Celebrate Her 15th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Turning 15 years old is a pretty big deal for a cat, with the average kitty having a life expectancy of 14 years. So a family in North Carolina recent...

The Emotional Stages Of Polling Day, As Explained By Cats

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

It’s polling day and millions of people are out in force to have their say on the future of the nation. While general elections only roll around eve...

This Veterinary Clinic Has Posted The Dream Job For Cat-Lovers

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you exude cattitude and have a history of feeding the neighbourhood moggies, we’ve found the perfect job for you. A veterinary clinic is hiring a...

People Reveal The Ridiculous Nicknames They Call Their Pets (And It'll Make You Giggle)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We’re all completely obsessed with giving our pets bizarre nicknames - and the internet has proven it. In what is sure to make you chuckle, Reddito...

'Utter B****** Of A Cat': Animal Shelter's Hilarious Description For Moggy Waiting To Be Adopted

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Mr Biggles is a shiny, black cat waiting to be adopted. He’s also a bit of a bastard. That’s according to staff at Cat People of Melbourne in Aust...

'One Last Goodbye': Elderly Woman's Dying Wish To Cuddle Her Cat In Hospital Is Granted

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

In her final hours, an elderly woman wanted to be comforted by her best friend. And who could deny her that? A photograph shared on Imgur shows the mo...

Taiwan Bans Sale Of Cat And Dog Meat And Doubles Animal Cruelty Penalties

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK

Taiwan has become the first Asian country to ban the sale and consumption of cat and dog meat. The country has also doubled the penalty for animal cru...

Dog Who Grew Up With Cats Loves Nothing More Than Chilling In The Cat Tree

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A dog who grew up around felines has officially been initiated into the cat club. The hilarious doggo has been photographed enjoying some downtime in...

8 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Dogs

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For years, cats have been pitted against dogs as some kind of evil, hostile equivalent. (Just watch the film ‘Cats & Dogs’ if you don’t believe ...

This Watch Is Made Out Of Your Pet's Fur, So Excuse Us While We Gag

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK Style

If a Rolex is a little too flash and a Casio just screams hipster, then perhaps we can interest you in another classic timepiece – the pet fur watch...

Cats Love Humans More Than Food (And All Is Well In The World)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For years, cats have been perceived as a bit cold and anti-social. But, actually, they’re pretty loveable and really quite nice. That’s according...