Archive for August 2009
Here are all the posts written in 2009 August.
A blog on why we love animals so much
Ichimi the kitten was rejected by her own mother. Lost and alone, Ichimi had a slim chance of survival on her own. Luckily, the orphaned kitten was rescued into a loving family. Ichimi’s new family has fostered many homeless kittens, so Ichimi’s arrival at their home was accepted by all of the other pets in […]
Dogs are widely regarded as man’s best friend, although everyone has their own preference for pets. Coming in a variety of different breeds, sizes, shapes and personalities, no two dogs are alike. Whether you’re a fan of big, loyal guardians or small, playful puppies, dogs never cease to bring smiles to our faces. Go ahead […]
Ladies and gentlemen, this just might be the cutest darn thing on the entire internet: 4 impossibly cute, perfectly perched, flying floof balls !
His “wife” is injured and the condition is fatal. She was hit by a car as she swooped low across the road. He brought her food and attended to her with love and compassion. He brought her food again but was shocked to find her dead. He tried to move her … a rarely seen […]
The goldfish (Carassius auratus) was one of the earliest fish to be domesticated, and is still one of the most commonly kept aquarium fish. A relatively small member of the carp family (which also includes the koi carp and the crucian carp), the goldfish is a domesticated version of a dark-gray/olive/brown carp native to east […]
A kitten has survived an unexpected ride from the Kapiti Coast to Plimmerton early this morning after stowing away in a car’s wheel arch. The car’s occupants, who were not cat owners, were surprised to hear meows as they drove south late last night, eventually stopping at the Plimmerton weigh station to investigate said Plimmerton […]
What do cats do when their owners are away? There was one way to find out – cat cams. Fifty house cats in the US were given collar cameras that took a photo every 15 minutes. The results put a digital dent in some human theories about catnapping. Based on the photos, about 22 percent […]
The mysterious mewing in Vickie Mendenhall’s home started about the time she bought a used couch for $27. After days of searching for the source of the noise, she found a very hungry calico cat living in her sofa. Her boyfriend, Chris Lund, was watching TV on Tuesday night and felt something move inside the […]
In an amazing series of photos, a fearless rat stared down a mighty leopard–and the leopard blinked. While the puzzled cat sniffed and watched, the rat helped itself to the leopard’s steak dinner. Full story at [ DailyMail ]
We all know that cats love to hide in small, hard to get in places. Here are some cats playing hide and seek:
Here are all the posts written in 2009 August.
Here’s a picture I just received in my email. I like it so much I had to share it. The Burning Cat 🙂 [ click on image to enlarge ]
The Scottish Fold – sometimes called Coupari by Canadian breeders – is a breed of cat with a natural dominant-gene mutation that makes its ear cartilage contain a fold, causing the ears to bend forward and down towards the front of their head, which gives the cat what is often described as an “owl-like” appearance. […]
Does your cat have a ladder to allow free egress and ingress to your home? If not here are some interesting cat ladders to give you some ideas to make your own 😉
Just in case you don’t have any ideas on what to cook tonight here’s something really tasty
Fastest animal on land The fastest animal on land is the cheetah that can run at a speed of 70 miles per hour (113 km per hour). Fastest bird on land The fastest bird on land is the ostrich that can run at a speed of 43 miles per hour (69 km per hour). Fastest […]
Are you an Ailurophile? A person who has the “love of cats.” 1. A cat’s heart beats twice as fast as a human heart. 2. One female cat that is not spayed can birth 100 kittens over her lifespan. 3. Domestic cats have been clocked sprinting over 30 mph at cat trials. 4. Cats do […]
Now that you’ve seen the world’s ugliest dogs maybe you’d like to see some cute dogs, right ? Here are some amazing dog photos
The pictures speak for themselves but this doesn’t mean that the owners of these ugly dogs don’t love them. Anyway they brought them fame and a $1000 cec 🙂
1. My life span may be 10 – 15 years. Any of that time away from you is likely to be painful. 2. Give me time to understand what you want of me. 3. Place your trust in me. It is crucial for my well-being. 4. Don’t be angry with me for long and don’t […]
“Just love taking photos, it’s one of my most favourite hobbies. Since I am a Christian, I hope my photos show a little of God’s beautiful creation. God bless you all!” ~ Ellen van Deelen