“Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” dog and cat names
These dog and cat names are derived from the television series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979). Buck (Full name: Captain William Anthony “Buck” Rogers; a NASA pilot whose space shuttle who is frozen for 504 years after his life support malfunctions) Twiki (A small robot in the year 2491)
“Flash Gordon” dog and cat names
These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the movie Flash Gordon (1980). Warning: Plot spoilers are revealed below. Aura (Full name: Princess Aura; Ming’s daughter who falls in love with Flash) Flash (Football player for the New York Jets who ultimately defeats Ming) Ming (Full name: Emperor Ming the Merciless; evil-doer […]
“Firefly” and “Serenity” dog and cat names
These dog and cat names are derived from characters featured in the television series Firefly (2002) and the theatrical feature Serenity (2005). Badger (Part of a smuggling operation on the planet Persephone) Mal (Full name: Captain Malcolm “Mal” Reynolds; owner of the Serenity starship) Saffron (A con artist)
Animal abuser registry bill on the table in Florida
Florida State Senator Mike Fasano (R-New Port Richey) is on a mission to put all of the animal abusers in his state on notice. If Fasano gets his way, Florida Senate Bill 618 would allow for the creation of a complete animal abuser registry within the Department of Law Enforcement. Similar to the National Sex […]
Cats in the White House
Socks isn't the only feline that have lived within the walls of the White House. Here is a complete list of names of cats that have also resided at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
The cat is a high jumper
Is this cat ready for the Olympic Games?
Five cat videos for a Friday
As we go into the President’s Day weekend, here are five cat videos, culled from YouTube, which feature the lovable felines in a variety of activities–from playing a game on the iPad 2 to closely watching a squirrel’s every move. Cat and squirrel: Why can’t we be friends? The cat is a high jumper Cat […]
CatTime video of the week: Cat vs. watermelon
Talk about biting off more than you can chew…
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). […]
Katy Perry may have got the boot, but she can keep the cat
According to the Belfast Telegraph, pop star Katy Perry will get custody of Krusty, the cat that she acquired with her ex-husband, Russell Brand. Perry and Brand each had a cat prior to their 14-month marriage – Kitty Purry and Morrissey, respectively – and the couple adopted Krusty together while they were engaged in May […]
Dog lover meets cat: A sort of fairy tale
Once upon a DogTime, we adopted a cat. DogTimer Simon got the idea from his wife, Michelle, who volunteers at their local animal shelter. There’s an older male who’s been there many months, Michelle told Simon. A friendly, unassuming, long-overlooked cat and wouldn’t it be nice for the crew at DogTime to provide him a […]
Five cat videos for Valentine’s Day
It’s Valentine’s Day – time to show that special someone how you really feel, and we found five YouTube starring cats and dogs that help convey what this day is really all about. Cat and Cat: Hugs and Kisses Cat and Cat: Happiness Is… Cat and Dog: Cat and German Shepherd Cat and Puppy: Hard […]
Friday video: Oskar the blind cat fights a hair dryer
Cat lovers have no doubt heard of Oskar the blind kitten. Born without fully formed eyes, Oskar is completely blind, but that doesn’t keep him from being a curious, playful kitten. Oskar already has a strong Internet following – especially on YouTube, where you can find a variety of his videos. Here’s Oskar battling a […]
Cat’s act of self-amputation may have saved its life
A cat’s heroic act of self-preservation probably saved its life. An animal services officer found a 3-year-old cat wandering around a trailer park, and according to the Asheville Humane Society in N.C., the 4-pound feline was starving, covered in fleas, missing teeth, and suffering from an infection. Someone had deliberately tied a shoe lace around […]
Kirsten Dunst’s cat is missing
Just as last Thursday wasn’t a good day for Miranda Lambert, who lost her dog, neither was it for another celebrity, as Kirsten Dunst was spotted posting flyers for her missing cat. The flyer read: “Lost cat. Name: Tazzy. Grey/White. No collar/please help us find him. Reward.” Dunst was seen with her boyfriend, Garrett Hedlund, […]
Super Bowl 2012 commercials: Best use of a cat
“Cheetah” (Hyundai, 0:30, first quarter): Two hotshots decide to see which is faster: a cheetah, or the Hyundai Veloster Turbo. The race begins and the caged animal is released…but its interest quickly turns to its jailer. The cheetah gives chase and tackles the man on the side of the road. A biting (pun intended) reminder […]
Top 5 Super Bowl 2012 commercials featuring animals
Often times, the commercials that are broadcast during the Super Bowl are more memorable than the game itself, and this year’s offerings were no exception. Companies paid top dollar to promote their products, and one sure way to get people’s attention is by using animals. With that in mind, here are our picks for the […]
Super Bowl 2012 ads: the winner…and losers
It wasn’t even close. Far and away, the biggest winner of last night’s Super Bowl advertising blitz was the Bud Light commercial. The spot features Weego the rescue dog who, when called (“Here, Weego!”), fetches beer on command. Sure, the dog is cute and plucky and eager to please. But the real feel-good (dare I […]
Super Bowl? No, super blogs!
Not so much into the Super Bowl? Check out three SuperBlogs! They're staff favorites and almost as exciting as football, but with fewer screaming fans and less spilled beer.
Top 5 Super Bowl commercials starring dogs
This article courtesy of WebVet.com We heard that Skechers yanked Kim Kardashian as their spokesperson in favor of a dog. Talk about a no-brainer. It’s not about Kim being over-exposed, talentless, and unpopular since she violated the sanctity of marriage. It’s about the dog. Is there anything that makes a product more appealing than having […]
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