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  • The Science Of Meow: Study Looks At How Cats Talk [VIDEO]

    The Science Of Meow: Study Looks At How Cats Talk [VIDEO]

    Does your cat like when you talk to him or her like an adult? Or does your cat respond more to baby talk?

  • CatTime’s top 10 cat news stories in 2012

    CatTime’s top 10 cat news stories in 2012

    This year had no shortage of news stories about cats — from telephone-pole rescues to abuse. Here is a countdown of the top 10 news stories posted on CatTime that generated the most traffic. 10. Cat saved from euthanasia as ordered in owner’s willWhen Georgia Lee Dvorak passed away, she donated her entire $1.3 million […]

  • Sponge Bob has been adopted

    Sponge Bob has been adopted

    On June 1, CatTime.com reported on Sponge Bob, a 9-year-old cat that was left at a New York shelter after his owner entered a nursing home. The cat weighed 33 pounds; the average cat weighs 7 to 12 pounds. After he entered the shelter, Sponge Bob was immediately put on a diet and exercise program. […]

  • Bigger than Sponge Bob: A 40-pound cat named Garfield

    Bigger than Sponge Bob: A 40-pound cat named Garfield

    Last week, CatTime.com reported on Sponge Bob, a 33-pound cat that was dropped off at a New York shelter. One online publication reported on the same feline, calling him the world’s fattest cat. They may not be saying that today. A 10-year-old cat named Garfield arrived at New York Animal Care & Control of NYC […]

  • Sponge Bob: A big cat that needs a home

    Sponge Bob: A big cat that needs a home

    When two cats were dropped off at the Animal Haven shelter in lower Manhattan, the person who surrendered them said one was “a little large.” As in 33 pounds – that’s how much Sponge Bob, a 9-year-old orange tabby cat, weighed when he entered the shelter. The feline’s previous owner had to surrender the cat […]

  • Meow’s untold story

    Meow’s untold story

    On April 25, CatTime.com reported on Meow, a cat that was left with a Santa Fe, NM, shelter. Nothing out of the ordinary with the surrendered pet, except it was a feline that weighed 39 pounds. The quickly cat became a media sensation and the poster child for pet obesity. Meow was called “courageous” and […]

  • Meow, the 39-pound cat, is dead

    Meow, the 39-pound cat, is dead

    On April 25, Cattime.com reported on Meow, a 39-pound cat that was surrendered to a shelter in Santa Fe, N.M. Sadly, the feline passed away on Saturday, May 5. According to the Santa Fe Animal Shelter and Humane Society Facebook page, Meow died of respiratory distress. The cat began wheezing on Thursday, May 3 while […]

  • A 39-pound cat needs to lose weight – and gain a home

    A 39-pound cat needs to lose weight – and gain a home

    A 5-year-old cat that weighs 39 pounds recently checked into Santa Fe, N.M., shelter after his 87-year-old owner could no longer care for the feline. The cat, named Meow, was originally dropped off at a shelter outside Roswell, but the animal was too much for the facility to handle. The cat is currently at a […]