BY Emma Tilden
on Jun 16, 2014
Do you ever have those days where you wish you could switch places with your cat? I’d love to take a day off of work to just sleep and purr and enjoy that feline life. Alas, it was not meant to be.
But at least you can take a break from all of your human-work to appreciate these cats’ amazing sleeping powers! Seriously, I wish I could sleep the way some of these cats are sleeping. It’s a skill.
Because climbing ... Read More
BY Elle Brosh
on May 21, 2014
Aw, there's nothing like a good ol' bit of satirical internet mischief to get you through Hump Day.
And our favorite new blog's premise is based off the old chestnut about men taking up too much space on the train-- there's even a Tumblr devoted to it. But this new blog suggest that men take "spread their legs while sitting down" because, of course, "they're saving room for cats! Duh!"
Here are a few goodies...
Check out the SavingRoomForCats Tumblr and thank ... Read More
BY Amy Carlberg
in Style File
on May 05, 2014
You can get so much weird clothing off the internet, you could easily wander the streets dressed like a Vice Don't every day of your life. The two grandest obsessions of our generation are such weird clothing, and cats. And lists. Lots and lots of lists.
Everyone's got their two cents on this kitty bikini or that cat sweater, but you know you can only trust BUST when it comes to matters of such grave importance. Without further ado: send in the cats.
We've ... Read More
BY Mary Rockcastle
on Apr 21, 2014
If you haven’t heard of Cat Cafés, let me just let you in on this little bit of joy right now; it's a café, wait for it, where you get to hang with cats.
I KNOW RIGHT?! If you’re thinking, “Where have these been all my life?” or "Now I can stop trying to pet the strays on my street" you are definitely not alone. Cat Cafés started in Taiwan in the late 90's and became famous in Japan circa 2004. This unique ... Read More
There’s nothing like being read to; simply put, being told a story makes ya feel loved.Shelter animals around the world deserve to feel special and cared for, and the Animal Rescue League of Berks County thought of an unusual way to nurture their underprivileged cats. As part of the shelter’s new program, kids from Grade 1 to Grade 8 visit the animals and read to them; the shelter reports that the kids’ reading improves and the animals are ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan
on Jul 01, 2013
Venus the cat has a condition: total badassery. As you can see, she's got two different eye colors (AKA heterochromia) and a giant, perfectly straight splash of black that runs down half of her face. She pretty much looks like Two Face but I guess scientists have a name for this, too. They're speculating that this may make Venus a chimera. This means that, under rare circumstances, two genetically different embryos merged in the womb. This is basically the ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan
on May 14, 2013
If it hasn't been your day, your week, your month, or even your year, take a minute to just sit back, relax, and appreciate a bunch of adorable kitten gifs. I dare you not to crack a smile when you look at...
This get out of jail free cat.
This herpetophobic cat.
This cat, who is me.
This cute as shit cat.
This cat who just needs a good belly rub.
This personal trainer cat.
The hunter has become the hunted.
This roomba cat will never ... Read More
Cat videos are awesome. But a cat dressed as a shark? On a Roomba? Chasing a duck? This is maybe the cutest, strangest, and funniest thing ever. And did I mention the dog dressed as a hammerhead shark at the end?
Whoever thought to costume and stage this insanity is brilliant. Check out the video below and prepare to have your mind blown by this hilarious cuteness.
Image via: ... Read More
OMG! Just as I had predicted, cats are trying to take over the world. As BUST Intern Lilly wrote a couple of weeks ago, a creepy cat parasite has been affecting many. Now, a woman contracted the bubonic plague after trying to save a choking stray cat, but thanks to early treatment and detection, she avoided death by a whisker.
Paul Gaylord, a friend of the woman (who wished to remain unidentified), was not so lucky — the cat also bit him. Although his ... Read More
BY Intern Lilly
on Sep 07, 2012
Does this look like the face of a killer? Well, OB/GYNs have been warning pregnant ladies for years about the risks of the cat-borne parasite toxoplasma gondii, which causes toxoplasmosis. The parasite can cause serious birth defects and miscarriages, and can kill newborns. But now it turns out adults are at greater risk of infection than previously believed.
According to the CDC, toxoplasmosis has infected 22.5 percent of the human population in the United ... Read More