history

Favorite

15 Historical Photos Of Cats During War

 While cats might not immediately stand out as brave military animals, the fluffy little felines served an important role in the lives of soldiers, serving as mousers and ratters to protect vital food stores and prevent the spread of disease. But perhaps more importantly, cats often served as a morale boost for soldiers. Many cats were adopted as "mascots" whether it was in the trenches of WWI, aboard battleships, planes or tanks. Via: Flashback & Meowingtons

photos showing cats contributing to the war efforts
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -
Favorite

Know Your Feline’s History With This New DNA Test For Cats

Have you ever wished you could find out about your cat's ancestry and ultimately their health and habits? Well, now you can! Find out what your cat's DNA can tell you about their ancestry and ultimately their health and habits.


New DNA test for cats
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -
Favorite

8 Craziest Myths About Cats Throughout History

Since time immemorial, civilizations across the world have been devising myths about these curious creatures, ranging from superstitions about their supposed luckiness to stories of them playing fiddles, hanging out in cradles, or sailing the sea with owls in pea-green boats. Here are some of the more curious beliefs different cultures have held about felines throughout history.

curious myths about cats throughout history
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -
Favorite

How Different Dog Breeds Have Changed Over The Last 100 Years

Although we can only guess how our pets looked in the very beginning, we can easily compare them with dogs that lived a century ago. Interesting.

12 dogs breeds that changed over the last 100 years
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -
Via: Minute Earth
  • -
  • Vote
  • -

This Animated video by Minute Hearth explains in 3 min the origins of one of the world's most beloved pets

Favorite

6 Of The Greatest Cat Ladies In History

You've seen them on television. You might know one in real life. Perhaps you're even one of them. Cat ladies have been around since time immemorial. This is their story.

The story of 6 historical cat ladies
View List
  • -
  • Vote
  • -