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This retirement home for cats is a balm for your weary heart

In Lincolnshire, England, there is a place where your cat can be loved — even after you die Located on seven acres of land, the Lincolnshire Trust for Cats is a retirement home for felines that outlive their owners. It features three central south-f.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2015

Travelogue: The long flight home—this time, I enjoyed myself

Pure happiness is an empty cabin, unlimited cognac, and a PC full of Sierra games. After three full days in Munich, I rolled out of bed at 4:00am on Thursday to start the long trek home. First came an early cab ride at what in the US would be consi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2015

12 death metal cat videos

These heavy metal cats are occasionally joined by heavy metal dogs and lemurs. That kitty mosh pit looks serious. Read the rest.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2015

YouTube "Kids" app makes it easier to pacify the little ones

YouTube is launching a new app (initially on Android phones and tablets) that will run only kid-friendly content. YouTube Kids -- home run right there -- will field age-appropriate videos of cats, Minecraft, Thomas the Tank Engine and other things wh........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2015

YouTube launches a dedicated app for kids on February 23

YouTube is launching a new app (initially on Android phones and tablets) that will run only kid-friendly content. YouTube for Kids -- home run right there -- will field age-appropriate videos of cats, Minecraft, Thomas the Tank Engine and other thing........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2015

Miss P, a beagle, takes home Westminster"s "Best in Show"

A beagle named Miss P took home the top prize at the 139th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Tuesday night. The 15-inch beagle from beat out six other dogs for the title of "Best in Show," which affords her a Today show appearance Wednesday morning......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2015

"Up!" house is for the dogs on "Super-Fan Builds"

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team make the ultimate canine home worth begging for -- a floating balloon doghouse from the Pixar movie "Up!".....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  cnetRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2015

13 dogs that believe they can fly

Michael Jordan's got nothing on these dogs. At the second annual Westminster Agility Masters Championship this weekend, dogs of all breeds and sizes competed for the top-dog spot. While only one went home with the title, dogs impressively zipped and flew .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2015

Collect Tainted Souls For The Devil In This Strange Upcoming RPG

Turn dogs inside out, summon cats inside the house of a person allergic to them, and collect souls for the devil in upcoming RPG Where They Cremate the Roadkill. Read Collect Tainted Souls For The Devil In This Strange Upcoming RPG on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2015

A-to-Z dog facts about your favorite breeds

The Internet may love its cats, but the second longest-running sport in the U.S. favors the feline's slobbery counterpart In its 139th year, the Westminster Dog Show celebrates the sport of purebred dogs. To celebrate man's best friend, we gathered facts .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2015

Photo series takes napping dog on whimsical adventures

Even dogs can dream in their sleep. However, they're not fantasizing about chasing tails and barking at mailmen. Rufus, a 3-year-old pharaoh hound, is a fun-loving pup when he's out and about, but when he's home, his favorite activity is taking a nice, lo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2015

Meowlingual Cat Translation Device: Understand Garfield from now on

There is this unique bond between man and animal – and some of us have learned to domesticate these animals to have them end up as pets over the many thousands of years, where both dogs and cats happen to be among the most popular pets worldwide. Ca.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2015

Meowlingual Cat Translation Device: Understand Garfield from now on

There is this unique bond between man and animal – and some of us have learned to domesticate these animals to have them end up as pets over the many thousands of years, where both dogs and cats happen to be among the most popular pets worldwide. Ca.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2015

Courageous dog helps cat from the deadly clutches of a fast-food cup

It's always nice to see dogs and cats finally put aside their differences — at least for a moment. In the video, above, a brave dog swoops in to save a helpless kitty, who is waging war against one of cat-kind's sworn enemies: a red fast-food cup. T.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJan 25th, 2015

Why Do People Sometimes Give Up Their Dogs?

"We would love to tell you that every dog can flourish in every home, but the truth is that, no matter what you do, sometimes a dog and family are not a good fit." ~ Patricia McConnell and Karen... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2015

MacID: Unlock your Mac with Touch ID

Even though my 27-inch iMac is in my home office and usually not apt to be "played with" by unauthorized personnel other than my cats, I make sure that it auto-locks whenever I'm away from the keyboard for even a few minutes. Of course, that means en........»»

Category: mobileSource:  tuawRelated NewsJan 20th, 2015

Kindle Sales Crash as Real Book Sales Rise

Books published on paper are so 1800? Maybe, but Kindle sales have plummeted — shoppers at one UK book retailer have all but stopped buying Amazon’s ebook readers while increasing traditional ink-on-paper books. What’s next, cats and dogs li.....»»

Category: topSource:  tapscapeRelated NewsJan 8th, 2015

Caturday: Oliver, Dice, and Apple products vie for owner"s attention

While we're on a bit of a holiday hiatus, here are some happy photos of cats and dogs living in harmony together to remind you of the season. That fellow above using screen cleaners as a pillow is Oliver, a handsome cat who owns his human Benjamin Ra........»»

Category: mobileSource:  tuawRelated NewsDec 27th, 2014

Loyal dog refuses to leave injured owner, chases after ambulance transporting him

Dogs: 100. All other animals (especially cats): 0 This Brazilian pup may have just earned the title of "most fiercely loyal pet in existence ever" after it chased down the ambulance transporting its owner, who had just suffered a seizure. Eventually, the .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsDec 24th, 2014

Sorry, Cats: Dogs Ruled YouTube In 2014

You might think cats rule the Internet, but another animal took the top spot on YouTube's list of its most popular videos from 2014: the spider dog. "Mutant Giant Spider Dog" has been crowned the top trending star on YouTube for this year, beating out th.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsDec 9th, 2014