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[CAT] Five #caturday links: Newfoundland, Australia, tracking, body language, bodies

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  • The rescue of cats from the Newfoundland outport of Little Bay Islands, now abandoned, was a success. Global News reports.
  • Cats in Australia may be in a position to ravage vulnerable survivors of the wildfires. Wired reports.
  • The Purrsong Pendant is a new fitness tracker for cats. CNET reports.
  • Humans do need to be able to read the body language of cats, and not only to figure out when they are in pain. CP24 reports.
  • Is anyone surprised cats might eat human corpses? Newsweek reports.

Written by Randy McDonald

January 18, 2020 at 9:15 pm

[CAT] Shakespeare, alerted at 6:43 pm

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Shakespeare, alerted at 6:43 pm #toronto #dovercourtvillage #shakespeare #caturday #catstagram #catsofinstagram

Written by Randy McDonald

January 18, 2020 at 6:51 pm

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[CAT] Shakespeare, posing reluctantly

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Shakespeare, posing reluctantly #toronto #dovercourtvillage #shakespeare #caturday #catstagram #catsofinstagram

Written by Randy McDonald

December 28, 2019 at 11:59 pm

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[CAT] Shakespeare, on brown blankets

Shakespeare, on brown blankets #toronto #dovercourtvillage #shakespeare #caturday #catsofinstagram #catstagram

Written by Randy McDonald

December 21, 2019 at 10:54 pm

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[CAT] Seven #caturday links: Lil Bub, Pallas cats, Smudge, adoptions, expressions

  • This Wired obituary for Lil Bub, arguing that the time for the Internet to be a place fo whimsy is over, does make me sad.
  • Norwegian forest cats look amazing! The Dockyards has photos.
  • The Pallas cats newly in the Calgary Zoo are, rightfully, becoming big hits. Cottage Life has more.
  • Ottawa cat Smudge, already a meme hit, has become a celebrity. CBC Ottawa has more.
  • Unsurprisingly, cats bond with their owners in the same sort of way as dogs and even human infants. More here.
  • Happily, record numbers of cats are being adopted from shelters, given new homes. Global News reports.
  • Some few people are apparently good are deciphering the expressions of cats, 15% of the total in one study sample. VICE reports.

Written by Randy McDonald

December 7, 2019 at 5:00 pm

[CAT] Shakespeare, plugged in

Shakespeare, plugged in #toronto #dovercourtvillage #shakespeare #caturday #catstagram #catsofinstagram

Written by Randy McDonald

December 7, 2019 at 2:00 pm

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[CAT] Shakespeare, on an angle

Shakespeare, on an angle #toronto #dovercourtvillage #shakespeare #caturday #catstagram #catsofinstagram

Written by Randy McDonald

December 1, 2019 at 12:01 am

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