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Social media users too eager to condemn woman who fed starving cat

This is a story which highlights what I believe is quite a common situation on social media. On occasion there…

2 days ago

University of Alabama engineering student is self-confessed serial cat killer

Twenty-five year old Yuxin Zhuang is an engineering student at the University of Alabama. On Facebook there are calls for…

5 days ago

Ikea allegedly implicated in illegal deforestation of lynx habitat

Vicariously, Ikea has been accused of illegal logging of forests in Ukraine where Eurasion lynx live. This harms the conservation…

1 week ago

Dispute over feeding cats leads to woman using the N word and being arrested

Hackney, London, UK: Hackney is in the East End of London, a region regarded as working class. A black guy,…

2 weeks ago

Trump should stop using the song “Memory” from Cats (musical) on campaigns

Allegedly Donald Trump is a serial violator of intellectual property rights. He has used the songs of many artists at…

2 weeks ago

Bob the Street Cat was killed when struck by a car

I recently recorded the death of Bob, the ginger tabby cat who found fame when he turned around the life…

2 weeks ago

Professor Joanne Santini’s article about pets transmitting Covid-19 in The Lancet Microbe?

At the date of this post, the media keep mentioning it: Professor Joanne Santini's article about pets transmitting Covid-19 in…

2 weeks ago

Almost 3 months after it was prepared UK government publishes scientific risk assessment of companion animals spreading coronavirus

Published on 12 June 2020 on the government's website, is a risk assessment of companion animal causing onward spread of…

3 weeks ago

In 13 tweets Russell Crowe tells the story of his kitten rescue 17 years ago

I really like this excellent cat story. Russell Crowe took the time to churn out 13 tweets (to their maximum…

3 weeks ago

Salmiati rescues cats in Indonesia

I don't know much about this saint-like woman in Indonesia. She deserves a medal and recognition for her voluntary struggles…

3 weeks ago