Janus Cat

  • 5 Reasons A Mother Cat Might Abandon Or Reject Her Young

    5 Reasons A Mother Cat Might Abandon Or Reject Her Young

    A mother cat nursing her litter of kittens is adorable, but not all felines who give birth take care of their young; in fact, some are rejected; find out why.

  • CatTime’s top 10 cat news stories of 2013

    CatTime’s top 10 cat news stories of 2013

    Two-thousand and thirteen had no shortage of news involving cats, and here are the top 10 news stories of the year that got the most traffic on CatTime.com.

  • Deucy, two-faced ‘Janus cat’ in Oregon, dies

    Deucy, two-faced ‘Janus cat’ in Oregon, dies

    Last week, CatTime reported on Deucy, a kitten who was born with two faces in Amity, Ore., on June 11. Sadly, the small feline passed away last Thursday. The cat suffered from a condition known as diprosopus, a rare disorder that results in a being with duplicated parts of the head. Felines with this affliction […]

  • ‘Janus cat’ born in Oregon

    ‘Janus cat’ born in Oregon

    In February 2012, CatTime reported on Harvey Dent, a kitten who was born with two faces in Port Charlotte, Fla. Tuesday, another cat was born in Amity, Ore., with a similar condition. “This morning the kids actually found him and came in and said, ‘Mom, there’s a kitty with two heads,’” Stephanie Durkee, the cat’s […]

  • Harvey Dent, the two-faced ‘Janus cat,’ dies

    Harvey Dent, the two-faced ‘Janus cat,’ dies

    Earlier this month, we reported on a two-faced “Janus cat” named Harvey Dent that was born in Florida. Sadly, he died from complications two days after it entered the world. The cat was named after a character in the Batman comic-book series (Dent was played by Aaron Eckhart in the 2008 blockbuster The Dark Knight). […]

  • Two-faced ‘Janus cat’ born in Florida

    Two-faced ‘Janus cat’ born in Florida

    The cat has two faces: a kitten with twin faces was born in Port Charlotte, Fla., this week. The owners have named the feline Harvey Dent, after a character from the Batman comic-book series. “Janus cats,” named after the two-faced god in Roman mythology, are rare, typically suffer from a myriad of health problems, and […]