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Notes From a Housesit: Barcelona

Roberta Verdant | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Roberta Verdant

I didn't know Barcelona before I came. In total I have nine days here. I picked people's brains for Barcelona recommendations before I arrived; it's such a much-loved city. Still, though, one of my housesitting pleasures is moving to my own rhythms.

Meet Albert, The Cat Who Looks Permanently Angry

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Comedy

Having 'bitchy resting face' is an unfortunate affliction. Not least when you're a cat. Take Albert, here. Whose owners clearly think he suffers no...

'Oh, You're Working? Let Me Sleep On Your Keyboard' And Other Pieces Of Cat Logic

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Comedy

Cats do some weird stuff. Like sitting literally everywhere that's inconvenient. Or destroying any expensive piece of furniture you own despite hav...

Is This The Unlikely New Leading Lady In 'Cats'?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Former 'Loose Women' star Jane McDonald will take over the role of Grizabella in 'Cats', recently played by Nicole Scherzinger, according to reports. ...

Ten Reasons Why Pets Are Powerful

Hayley Goleniowska | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK
Hayley Goleniowska

It's incredible how those animals formed an integral part of my childhood theatre, and that they were not only very much a part of the action, but they were also key protagonists.

Instant Karma Reveals Why You Should Never Be Mean To Your Cat

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Comedy

Here is the most karmic-worthy lesson ever on why you should never be mean to your cat – and it’s just 36 seconds long. The scene: A ginger mo...

This Is Why You Can't Take A Cat Fishing With You

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Comedy

When this guy pulled a fish out of the water, he certainly wasn't expecting to be ambushed! But a naughty enemy snuck up from behind and snatched h...

This Won 'GIF Of The Year'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Tech

It's that time of the year again when the prestigious "GIFYS" reveals the web's favourite GIFs, whether they're a cat wiggling its bottom or President...

Meet Sam, The Cat With Incredible (Freaky) Eyebrows

Barcroft Media | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you thought the path to riches and fame was via hard work or a lottery ticket, think again. It's by owning a pet with an oddball facial feature. ...

Talking To Your Cat In Cat Will Backfire

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Tech

How many of us talk to our pets? Probably all of us at one point or another have spoken to an animal, disregarding all common sense in favour of speak...

This Woman Runs A Retirement Home Just For Old Cats

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

An English charity is running what they believe to be the only feline retirement home in the world. Lincolnshire Trust For Cats has almost 80 elder...

Paws for Thought: Are Cat Cafes a Special New Home for Rescued Kitties or a Quirky New Commodity for Trendy Humans?

Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jessica Pitocchi

Furry felines have left their paw print firmly on many aspects of society. Historically, cats were considered gods by the Ancient Egyptians who worshipped the ground they prowled on.

24 Cats And Dogs To Inspire You To Make Your Face Funny For Red Nose Day

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Comedy

The theme of this year's Red Nose Day is 'Make Your Face Funny For Money'. So if you're after some ideas for how to do just that, may we suggest fo...

Men Love Cats Too: Photos Prove That Felines Aren't Just For Females

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We don't want to come over all gender stereotyping, but many people assume most cat owners are women. And this is precisely why photographer a...

Cat Groomer Turns Pet Into A Lion, Who Seems Less Than Happy About It

Barcroft | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Next time you're left reeling over the sight of cat hair all over your bed, it might be worth looking up Steven Harrold. The professional cat groom...

More of This and Less of That

Arabella Noortman | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK
Arabella Noortman

Lately I've been dwelling on things in the world at large that I would like to see either more of or less of in 2015.

19 Reasons Why Cats Are Better Than Men

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Bathroom manners. Shows of affection. The desire to help out with household chores. Yes, when it comes to certain relationship skills, fellas could...

Why Our Hearts Are Broken This February

Bea Mitchell | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Bea Mitchell

Any animal lover knows pets aren't just pets. They are part of the family and our friends. I'm wild with rage that Plod met such a grisly fate and I'm livid that my family have lost their lovely little friend.

A Visitor's Perspective on Tourism and Animal Welfare in Myanmar

Georgina Allen | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK
Georgina Allen

Often innocently visited by tourists because they love animals, few know the often real brutality that can goes on breaking in and managing elephants (meant for the tourist industry) so that they can be ridden or handled, a concerning issue documented in other S-E Asian countries.

18 Dos And Don'ts For Dealing With #Snowmaggedon2015

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Comedy

As Bill Murray so memorably said in 'Groundhog Day'... Indeed. So how should you deal with these couple of flakes, Northeast America? Here are ...

Adorable Puppy In Battle Of Wills With Family Cat

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK Comedy

At just 10-weeks-old, this Frenchie has already had enough of the family cat. Pixel's bed was stolen, and his struggle to reclaim it is incredibly ...

This Woman Married Her Two Male Cats - And January Marks Their 10-Year Anniversary

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Barbarella Buchner broke up with her partner of seven years, she thought that she would never find love again. But then the 48-year-old reali...

Do Cats Actually Feel Any Emotion Towards Their Owners?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As a cat owner, it can be hard sometimes to figure out whether your pet genuinely pines for you when you're gone, or if their love for you is more sup...

This Cat In A Scarf Is The Best Thing You'll See Today

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You know that expression "you look like the cat who got the cream"? Well, this guy got the cream, ahem, scarf. And he's absolutely loving it! Reddi...

Dogs Think 4K Is Real Life

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK Tech

Watching a 4K TV can sometimes feel like you're looking through a window, it really is that clear. With this in mind the people at LG decided to try a...