TGIF: Thank Goodness for Interspecies Friendship

Meet Maru the hamster and Mogu the cat, two furry and bewhiskered friends who live together with their human, Japanese Twitter user @Hachi_Arnm. They love a good evening cuddle: https://twitter.com/Hachi_Arnm/status/985806749578883073 Followed by some mutual snoot sniffing, after which Maru sets about seeking the softest, warmest place to settle in: https://twitter.com/Hachi_Arnm/status/985808476059258881 https://twitter.com/Hachi_Arnm/status/957217112543473664 Maru also enjoys using Mogu …

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Medieval Cats vs. Monday Blues

Whether you've got too much, too little, or only wibbly-wobbly things happening this week, nothing puts a brand new week into perspective like the angst-ridden, demented, confused, just plain sad, or otherwise troubled visages and misshapen bodies of medieval art cats. I thought I knew existential angst until I saw this anguished kitty: Many of …

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Meet Dog the Cat, Star of the Haiphong Market

Meet Chó, aka Dog the cat, because sometimes one simply can't wait until Caturday to share such an impressively cute kitty as this furry gentleman. Chó (which is Vietnamese for 'dog') is a 3-year-old Scottish Fold kitty who lives with his human Le Quoc Phong, a street market vendor in Haiphong, Vietnam. According to Le Quoc Phone, …

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Who’s Who in The EOIFC

Happy Caturday! Let's all raise a sprig of catnip to welcome the two newest members of The Eminent Order of Inscrutable Felis Catus. Name: Grim the Grey Likes: Boxes. Darting out the front door. Freeze-dried chicken necks. Tuna Open widows. Dislikes: Forced cuddles The anti-shedding brush. Blinds. Name: Asmodeus (his rabies tag is number 666) Likes: His fish toy. …

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Enter The Eminent Order of Inscrutable Felis Catus

We live in the age of internet-famous cats. Yet anyone who shares their life with a cat or cats know that their cats are also amazing, utterly singular, decidedly weird, and worthy of the world’s attention. Thus begins a brand new, weekly feature here on The Spoodoir: The Eminent Order of Inscrutable Felis Catus. From now …

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