John Antrobus Story

John Antrobus Story

by Sarah Hartwell

I can confirm the John Antrobus story was an annual April Fool and also set to catch people who copied wholesale from my websites without asking and without checking. (new window)

Hi Sarah!.. why haven’t you got a comments section on your site?!

Well, I am impressed by your creative writing. It fooled me but at least I didn’t copy it wholesale! How many other fictional stories are on your site? – just joking.

For those who haven’t heard the John Antrobus story is about a person who found some teacup cats in a refuse dump in Argentina. He went on to breed from them.

It is very believable because of the quite numerous stories of naturally occurring breeds being “discovered” some of which are slightly vague. An example is the Abyssinian cat.

I’ll put a note and a link to this on the teacup cat page.

Comments for
John Antrobus Story

Average Rating starstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Dec 07, 2009
by: Michael

Thanks Sarah for your comment.

Dec 07, 2009
John Antrobus Story
by: Sarah

Simple: Fictional stories and April Fools come under the Moggycat Index to ensure they are separate from factual items.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please only upload photos that are small in size of max 500px width and 50 KB size. Large images typical of most default settings on digital cameras may fail to upload. Thanks.