UK Cats

Rescue Cats Given Hilarious Personalities To Help Them Find New Homes

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

An animal-loving comedian has created description tags for the cats in his local animal shelter to help rehome them. Jeff Wysaski imagined a personali...

This Cheeky Cat Is Owning Every Department Of His Local Branch Of Wilko

The Huffington Post | Becky Barnes | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Comedy

A branch of Wilko (formerly Wilkinson) has found the purr-fect way to attract new customers - by making a ‘stray’ cat feel at home. George the tab...

Singletons Can Spend Valentine's Day Chilling With Cats Thanks To Battersea Dogs And Cats Home

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Don’t let being single get you down this Valentine’s Day because the good people at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home have got your back. The animal sh...

It's Official: Cats Are Just As Intelligent As Dogs

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Tech

Scientists in Japan have pawed scorn on the idea that cats aren’t as smart as dogs. A study of 49 felines revealed the species is just as able as it...

Antifreeze And Pets - Be Aware Of The Dangers

Andrew Bucher | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

Let's face it, most pets dislike the cold weather. Whether it's freezing, windy or wet, it's not a pleasant experience for pets or their owners! Howe...

The UAE Has Finally Banned People From Keeping Wild Animals As Pets

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK

For some people in the Gulf States, keeping a wild animal as a pet is a symbol of status. Now, it will get them a potential six months in jail and a f...

Cat Owner's Cautionary Tale About Ordering From Amazon Without Checking Description

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A cat owner who thought she’d nabbed a bargain on Amazon was left a little deflated when the item she purchased arrived - on a miniature scale. Redd...

Amazing Moment 3-Year-Old Gets The Cat She Always Wanted... Eventually

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK Parents

A kid’s first pet is a special, special time in their lives. Unless the cat somehow Houdinis its way out of the box. Watch the moment this three-ye...

Keeping Your Pets Safe This Christmas

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marc Lee Abraham

The festive season should always be an exciting time for all of us but please remember to consider the health and happiness of your four-legged family...

Family Finds Rescue Cat Giving Birth Under Christmas Tree

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A teenager found something far better than presents under her Christmas tree when she realised her cat had given birth to an adorable kitten. Danielle...

Buying A Pet At Christmas? Consider The Costs

Andrew Bucher | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

Christmas is traditionally known as a time when families buy a new pet to welcome into the family. Yet, pet ownership may actually be falling in the U...

Why Must I Choose Between Cats Or Babies?

Charlotte Barnes | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Charlotte Barnes

Once you step back and look again, it becomes quite clear that the cats vs babies 'war' is just a smokescreen for the older 'women who choose to have children' versus 'women who choose not to have children' divide.

Dogs, Cats, And Descartes

Marti Leimbach | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marti Leimbach

During the recent COAPE presentation we saw a clip from Animal Odd Couples about a cat that adopts a clutch of newly hatched ducklings the very day sh...

Pet Dentistry - Looking After Your Pet's Teeth

Andrew Bucher | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

We're all reminded from an early age that too much sugar and junk food will rot our teeth. I'm certain there are very few people out there who enjoy going to the dentist too! However, what about our pets? While we're unlikely to be indulging our pets with fizzy drinks and chocolate, we still need to think about their dental hygiene and where necessary, taking to them to the dentist.

Celebrating Christmas With Your Cat

Tamsin Kelly | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you’re a cat owner, there’s nothing better than relaxing with a warm, contented cat purring on your lap - the perfect antidote to the stresse...

World's Best Boyfriend Proposes With Rescue Kitten And It's Unbelievably Adorable

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When Kat Woodley visited an animal shelter with her boyfriend recently, she expected to come away with a new pet. But her partner of two years, Jerad ...

Winter Hazards For Our Pets

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 30.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marc Lee Abraham

One of the best (and most fun) ways to ensure your pet stays warm is to provide lots of contact. Holidays usually mean more free time to spend with your animal companions so any excuse for a belly rub is always going to be well received - whatever the season!

Making Digital Comedy Amongst A Whole Load Of Cat Videos

Noah James | Posted 25.11.2016 | UK Comedy
Noah James

Short, shareable and preferably cute kitty cats... that's what resonates with the social media generation. And who doesn't want that cute, furry escap...

Couple Recreate Iconic Film Scenes Using Their Cats

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A couple use their cats to recreate iconic film scenes and the results are nothing short of genius. Dave and Sarah, from Nottinghamshire, share the im...

Changing The Lives Of Tomorrow's Dogs

Claire Horton | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK
Claire Horton

A ground-breaking report was released by a key Westminster Committee last week - one that could make a huge difference to the lives of dogs and cats in England and Wales - but it didn't get its chance to make the impact it deserved.

Photographer Makes Hats For His Pet Cats Using Their Own Fur

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us are repulsed by hairballs, but not photographer Ryo Yamazaki. He collects lumps of fur that his cats have shed and recycles them into tiny,...

BenBen The 'Saddest Cat On The Internet' Finds Happiness And Love At Last

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A stray cat who looked destined to spend the rest of his life in an animal shelter has found a happy ending at long last. BenBen the stray ginger cat ...

The Emotional Stages Of Watching The US Election Results Unfold, As Told By Cats

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The US election results are in and a large proportion of the world is in meltdown. But don’t worry, your friendly internet saviours are here. To he...

Rescue Cat With No Ears Helps Woman With Anxiety Cope With Panic Attacks

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A graduate who recently adopted a rescue cat with no ears says her anxiety improved as a result. Molly Lichtenwalner adopted Otitis from a rescue cent...

This Cat Meditation Class Will Make You So Calm You Could Purr

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If nothing makes you smile like a cute cat video, we have a treat for you. Pet charity Blue Cross has created the world’s first guided meditation ca...