working cats

How a nursing home cat had the unusual ability of predicting death within the next hours

You may remember Oscar. He is quite famous (actually very famous). He's a fluffy, grey-and-white brindled cat who was adopted…

7 hours ago

Should California learn the lesson of the London plague of 1665?

Dr Christina Lin, writes of a massive homeless crisis and infectious disease threat in California in The Times of Israel…

1 month ago

In Indonesia domestic cats are snake catchers

Harking back to the very beginnings of the domestic cat around 9,500 years ago when wild cats were domesticated because…

3 months ago

Library cat looking for retirement home at 13

Honestly, it was not an easy decision to make to consider re-homing Porter, but he has been of great service…

4 months ago

Remembering Pfc Hammer, a tabby cat who improved the lives of soldiers in the Iraq war

Pfc (Private first class) Hammer was a tabby kitten born at the US military's base for the 1st Battalion, 8th…

5 months ago

Professor Doerak, the University of Groningen’s campus cat

Today we are visiting the Netherlands and I am pleased to do so as it is rare that I write…

6 months ago

Beloved furniture store cat dies at 29-years-of-age

"We will miss you joining us at our meetings. We will miss you cuddling up to us. We will miss…

7 months ago

Police department resident cat Sarge Butters is removed and the community doesn’t like it

"Unfortunately someone said “Hey, here’s a ray of sunshine, let’s secretly take it away because we don’t need it anymore”…

8 months ago

Lexington County Coroner fights to keep her cat, Morticia, at the workplace

South Carolina: Morticia is the sweet, female, dilute calico cat that you will find at the workplace of the Lexington…

8 months ago

Cat greets commuters at railway station ticket barrier

I think this is in Israel and the cat is Mitzi. She is a calico - tortie-and-white and quite the…

1 year ago