UK Cats

How to Get The Best Health Cover for Your Pet

Marie Carter | Posted 01.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marie Carter

As a nation of animal lovers, we naturally want the best for our pets. The rising cost of advanced diagnostic equipment and procedures has led to more expensive veterinary treatment. How can pet owners shoulder the cost whilst doing the best they can for their pets?

Artist's Beautiful Tribute To His Dead Cat Will Melt Your Heart

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For years, digital artist Richard Saunders was inspired by his feline friend, Tolly. After spotting a bush that looked like a sleeping cat, the artis...

Karl Lagerfeld's Cat Is The First Owner Of The £300 Dyson Supersonic Hairdryer

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 31.05.2016 | UK Style

The first owner of the world's most revolutionary hairdryer is... a cat. Well, not just any cat. Karl Lagerfeld's cat, Choupette, to be exact. The pam...

Stop With the Sexist 'Crazy Cat Lady' Label

Jody Thompson | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jody Thompson

Russell Brand famously took his cat Morrissey with him when he moved to Los Angeles as he loved him so much. Ricky Gervais has even given his cat Ollie his own Facebook page. Does anyone call them crazy? No.

Rising Life Expectancy Contributing to Increasing Animal Dementia

Andrew Bucher | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Bucher

Britain has long been touted as a nation of animal lovers, which was confirmed last year when we spent a record £6 billion on our pets. But as medical care becomes better, animals are living longer and this is contributing to a rise in old-age conditions that would have been rarer in the past.

Vets Said This Wide-Eyed Cat Wouldn't Live Past Six Months, Look At Him Now

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Vets said Kevin the cat wouldn't live for more than six months after he was found abandoned in a car park. But thanks to the love of a good owner, th...

Licki Brush Is Everything The Person Who Loves Cats A Bit Too Much Needs

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK

This... Yes that is exactly what it looks like. A man. Licking his cat. Wearing a fake tongue. Wait, that can't be right. Holy motherducking catn...

Cat And Her Human Travel Australia Together In A Camper Van

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For just over a year, Rich East has been travelling Australia in his camper van. While it might seem like lonely business for some, East has a furry ...

This Cat Watching A Horror Movie Is Viral Video Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 15.05.2016 | UK Comedy

Sure, it's only May but we're confident when we say this is the cat video of the year. Andrew Parrish filmed his pet while watching the classic horror...

This Cat Just Became A Student Union President, Sort Of

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A students' union has unveiled its latest honorary president - a slinking cat who has lived on campus for a decade. Southampton University Students' U...

Cat Jogs With Its Human, Gives Us Serious Gym Goals

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to exercise, it can be difficult to find the motivation to get up and go. However one woman found support in the unlikeliest of places.....

Stray Cat Gets Miracle Surgery To Transform Broken Jaw Into Lovely Smile

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When Duchess the cat was hit by a car, her chances of survival were slim. The stray cat had been left with a broken jaw, which meant she was unable to...

The Talented Artist Who Creates 3D Pets

Marie Carter | Posted 02.05.2016 | UK Tech
Marie Carter

The artist's work takes 3D tech to the limits by creating items that are truly bespoke and unique to the individual. Dimitris is recognised as an international expert on 3D art and has exhibited internationally.

This Is Why Cats Act Bizarrely

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Cats are strange. And that's a fact. From hiding in the tiniest spaces to running away from cucumbers and creating new homes in paper bags, their acti...

This Kickstarter Wants To Make The World A Better Place

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Comedy

An organisation on crowdfunding website Kickstarter is spearheading a plan to make London a better place - by replacing all Tube adverts with pictures...

These Cats Pull The Purrfect Pin-Up Girl Poses

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you've officially switched off and are in bank holiday weekend mode, we've got your back. Instead of scrolling through Twitter or stalking your ex ...

Woman And Cat Sail The World Together, Live Every Dream Imaginable

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman and her adorable cat are giving us serious life goals by travelling the world together and sleeping under the stars in a sailboat. Liz Clark h...

Rescued Pit Bull Has So Much Love For Tiny Ginger Kitten

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Pit bulls sometimes have a bad rep for being aggressive, but six-year-old Bubba is clearly a complete softie. Bubba was rescued from an animal shelter...

This Wonderful Hospital Lets Pets Visit Their Poorly Owners

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When you're in hospital, sometimes the one thing you want is familiarity - and occasionally that means a cuddle from your pet. But sadly, a lot of th...

California Is the Home of Pet Tech

Marie Carter | Posted 05.04.2016 | UK Tech
Marie Carter

The market for technology for our pets, or 'pet tech', including wearables such as activity trackers, is one of the last hi-tech frontiers set to be conquered. The charge is coming not from the UK, but from California.

Do Cats Have Accents Like Humans? This Phonetics Expert Hopes To Find Out

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

While it might seem a little weird imagining your cat with a Geordie accent, one Swedish phonetics expert has set out to discover whether cats actuall...

There's A Cat Hotel That Re-Homes Rescue Kittys

Caters News | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A hotel, nicknamed 'The Meow-maison' for the thousands of rescue cats it has homed, cost its owner £430,000. Jane Lynegar, 54, from Swanwick, Derbysh...

Love Viral Cat Videos? Not As Much As This Toddler

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK Parents

Wasting time on YouTube watching hilarious cat videos has become an international pastime loved by adults, and it seems there is no lower age limit fo...

The Important Role Of Ships' Mascots & Pets

Marie Carter | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK
Marie Carter

Ship's pets and animal mascots have been a common sight throughout the ages until that is just over 40 years ago in 1975 when the Royal Navy banned th...

Our Pets Really Do Love Us

Marie Carter | Posted 25.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marie Carter

Pets give people so much in terms of love and emotional support. Simply stroking a dog, cat, rabbit or even horse can lead to lower blood pressure and can combat stress. The feelings are reciprocated, as our touch can have therapeutic effects for our pets, particularly if they are feeling out of sorts.