working cats

“Churchwarden” black cat has served the church and congregation diligently for 18 years

CAT NEW AND VIEWS: A devout and elderly black cat has welcomed visitors and attended services at St Mary's Church…

3 weeks ago

University of Verona allows employees to bring their pets to work after lockdown

I don't have the full story of this because of various reasons but it caught my eye as something that…

1 month ago

Resident church cat’s death resulted in a plague of pigeons

There was a time, when Tom, the church cat at St Mary Redcliffe, Bristol, UK, kept away pesty pigeons. Tom…

4 months ago

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…

4 months 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…

6 months 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…

7 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…

8 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…

9 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…

10 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…

11 months ago