I Created Faux Magazine Covers To Boost Black Cat Adoption

I Created Faux Magazine Covers To Boost Black Cat Adoption

I photograph adoptable animals as a volunteer at the Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority (SVACA) in Santa Clara, California. Each year, the black kittens and cats are the last ones to be adopted, and each year that bums me out because black cats are wonderful! They’ve gotten some bad publicity (I’m talking about you, silly superstitions) but nothing that can’t be overcome with some better PR—right? So, this year, my SVACA colleagues and I decided to highlight black and tuxedo cats in a fun way that would celebrate them and take the ‘spooky’…continue reading →
I Hand Paint Your Beloved Pets Into Magical Nature Scenes On Mugs

I Hand Paint Your Beloved Pets Into Magical Nature Scenes On Mugs

Hi! My name is Polona and I love to paint animals! Two years ago, I started painting pets on mugs and I figured, this is the thing I really want to do! In the beginning, I was painting beautiful landscapes, forests, and meadows with moon and stars. But one day, I lost my beloved squirrel. I was heartbroken, so I decided to make a beautiful memorial of her on a ceramic coffee mug. I hand painted her and her sisters sitting between plants and pine trees in the night scene with full moon…continue reading →
Last Year We Adopted A Scrawny Little Kitten And Had To Fight For Her Precious Life Ever Since

Last Year We Adopted A Scrawny Little Kitten And Had To Fight For Her Precious Life Ever Since

I want to tell you the story of Shuri, our little Warrior Princess, the black kitten that we fell in love with and that we have been trying to nurse back to health for the past year. She had to battle numerous health issues since she was 2 months old, some have put her life in danger, some have tested all our patience and resistance but we are all fighters and we are not giving up. Last year in May I decided it was time we adopt a cat, I convinced my husband…continue reading →
Meet Merlin The Munchkin And Persian Mix Cat That’s Almost Completely Blind (24 Pics)

Meet Merlin The Munchkin And Persian Mix Cat That’s Almost Completely Blind (24 Pics)

You met Merlin, the cranky Canadian Ragdoll cat, with resting b*tch face, well another feline Merlin has taken over the internet – but his face is nothing short of angelic. With milky bluish eyes and luxurious dark gray fur, this kitty looks like a plush toy. Merlin rose to internet fame thanks to his human parents Nathanial Green and Elliot Green, two visual artists that curated a visually stunning Instagram page dedicated to their beautiful pet, which has amassed 28k followers. More Info: Instagram | Twitter | Website Image credits: heyelliotgreen The Greens…continue reading →
Swiss Foundation Raises Awareness About Animal Abuse By Posting Shocking Images Of Animals In BDSM Clothes

Swiss Foundation Raises Awareness About Animal Abuse By Posting Shocking Images Of Animals In BDSM Clothes

In social advertising any means justify the ends. Controversial, creative yet striking marketing campaigns are meant to immediately grab attention, provoke thoughts and actions. Being loud, straightforward and shocking is the key to get noticed in today’s information overload. Especially when trying to raise awareness about important and sensitive subjects, and to inspire a change which we still seem unable to make. When speaking on behalf of those, who can’t defend nor express themselves, it’s extremely important to reach people fast and effectively. So the more disturbing and provoking the ad is, the…continue reading →
This Instagram Account Is Shaming Cats For Their ‘Crimes’ And It’s Too Entertaining To Read (New Picks)

This Instagram Account Is Shaming Cats For Their ‘Crimes’ And It’s Too Entertaining To Read (New Picks)

Cats are probably the cutest criminals. They just don't care - they'll steal your socks, shrimps and heart before you even know it. The Instagram account @cat_shaming has provided cat slaves a platform to publicly shame their furry criminals. And if you have been reading Bored Panda for a while, you've probably seen the post we did last year on these shameless kitties. Well, we are continuing the tradition and present to you the second part of the post where we continue exposing our wonderful, but atrocious pets.continue reading →

Chinese Engineer Builds An AI-Powered Shelter For Stray Cats That Has A Facial Recognition System

One Chinese man, who was concerned for the well-being of stray cats in his native city Beijing, recently built the world’s first AI-powered cat shelter. Wan Xi is a computer engineer who was always a devoted animal lover. He’d feed the stray cats and provide them with fresh water. During this icy cold winter, he took it one step further and now the stray kittens of Beijing can have a safe, warm and incredibly cool-looking refuge. Wan wanted to learn about the living conditions of stray cats, so he reached out to animal…continue reading →
We Explore The Amazing Personalities Of 11 Pets Through Our New Series Of Photography

We Explore The Amazing Personalities Of 11 Pets Through Our New Series Of Photography

Hi! We are Alexander Khokhlov and Veronica Ershova, the photographers duo based in Moscow, Russia. You could remember us as creators of the Dog Show series, where we showed you the wonderful world of dog breeds and their surprisingly unusual personalities. We would like to introduce you the new part of our big photography project that has already got several international gold awards, including PDN Faces 2017 (Winner) and Moscow International Foto Awards 2018 (Gold in Nature category). More info: alexanderkhokhlov.com | Instagramcontinue reading →
I Adopted A Kitty With Huge ‘Glass’ Eyes After Someone Found Him Abandoned On A Porch

I Adopted A Kitty With Huge ‘Glass’ Eyes After Someone Found Him Abandoned On A Porch

Here is the story of a very special kitten. Porg was found abandoned in a cardboard box on the porch of one of my clients (I am a small veterinarian). When she found him in his box he had a large wound on his neck, which was presumed at that time to be caused by some sort of trauma. He was also a very small kitten, weighing over just 1 pound. He was taken to the ER veterinarian where his wound was repaired with stitches. More info: Instagram The next day she brought…continue reading →
136 Hilarious Cat Pictures That Will Crack You Up

136 Hilarious Cat Pictures That Will Crack You Up

As useful as the internet has been to humanity, connecting us all like never before and aggregating the sum of all our knowledge into one easily accessible place, we all know its true purpose: cat pics. Along with porn, cat pics are probably the most popular and widely shared of our guilty internet pleasures, and never fail to brighten up a dark day! There's just something about our feline friends we can't get enough of, whether they are being majestic, cute, wet, or just plain hilarious, cat pics are just always a good…continue reading →
Mythical Beasts: Photographer Captures The Majestic Beauty Of Maine Coons (New Pics)

Mythical Beasts: Photographer Captures The Majestic Beauty Of Maine Coons (New Pics)

Maine Coons are the largest of the domesticated cats, and they are as close as you could safely get to having an actual Lion in your house. Their powerful facial features are perfectly framed by a majestic mane, with their sturdy build and slightly menacing prowl completing the mini-Mufasa vibe that this magnificent breed oozes. Photographer Robert Sijka, based in Hong Kong, loves to combine his two passions in life: photography and his beloved Maine Coons. He has experienced a lot of joy in perfecting his skills, bringing out the beauty and majesty…continue reading →
Instagrammer Gives Her Followers’ Pets Creepy Makeovers With Photoshop

Instagrammer Gives Her Followers’ Pets Creepy Makeovers With Photoshop

Ida is an ordinary girl working a full-time job but the hobby she has chosen to spend her free time on is what caught our attention. Ida turns pets of her followers on social media into weird creatures that will give you nightmares rather than make you want to cuddle them. It seems that people really enjoy seeing their furry friends turned into something out of this world because her so-called “madness” is rapidly growing in popularity with almost 10k followers on Instagram. It has got to a point where Ida is hardly…continue reading →
Someone Asks What’s The Weirdest Habit Their Pets Have, And People Deliver

Someone Asks What’s The Weirdest Habit Their Pets Have, And People Deliver

We've seen dogs being weird and pets bringing home the weirdest of items, so it's no surprise that our closest (usually) four-legged friends can be really, really bizarre. Some say that pets can be so close to their owners, that they eventually mimic some behavior and we know anything about humans, we know that our own species can have some pretty strange habits. That's why it doesn't surprise anyone that pets can be a little... "out there" with their actions. Well, as long as they're not hurting anyone, we guess? People of Reddit…continue reading →
I Sold My House And Belongings To Travel Over 3 Years With My Cat

I Sold My House And Belongings To Travel Over 3 Years With My Cat

It’s been over 3 years since I left our hometown of Hobart, Tasmania, to travel around Australia. Although I sold my house and all my stuff, there was one thing that I just couldn’t leave behind. Show Full Text My cat Willow. The solution was simple. Road trip with my best friend! Since May 2015 we have traveled over 70,000 km, seen forests, beaches, and deserts, and even took a boat out to the Great Barrier Reef together. Late last year we finally made it all the way around and even spent summer…continue reading →
I Spent Over 3 Years Traveling With My Cat In A Campervan

I Spent Over 3 Years Traveling With My Cat In A Campervan

It’s been over 3 years since I left our hometown of Hobart, Tasmania, to travel around Australia. Although I sold my house and all my stuff, there was one thing that I just couldn’t leave behind. Show Full Text My cat Willow. The solution was simple. Road trip with my best friend! Since May 2015 we have traveled over 70,000 km, seen forests, beaches, and deserts, and even took a boat out to the Great Barrier Reef together. Late last year we finally made it all the way around and even spent summer…continue reading →
I’m A Cat Photographer, And I’m Bribing People To Vote!

I’m A Cat Photographer, And I’m Bribing People To Vote!

We all know voting is super important, but voter turnout tells a different story! Show Full Text I wanted to use my cat photography to encourage voter participation this midterm election. More info: Instagram Get your ballots ready, and let me tell you a little more about myself! I started photographing pets in 2015, after about a decade of photographing people for a living I still photograph humans, but animals are my true passion Just look at some of my adorable little models I fall in love over and over, at every shoot…continue reading →
Area Cat Has Serious Case of the Mondays

Area Cat Has Serious Case of the Mondays

There’s only one thing Millie the cat hates more than the vacuum, and that’s Monday morning.  After a long weekend spent sleeping, napping, grooming, preening, sleeping, and napping, the last thing Millie wants to do is drag herself out of bed. “I mean, I get it, none of us like getting out of a warm bed and trudging off to work,” said roommate Carly Hutchison. “But that’s the thing: Mille is a cat. She doesn’t go to work.” Hutchison said an average Monday for the kitty is a lot like any other day: lots…continue reading →
A New Plaque Scheme Has Launched And It’s All About Celebrating Amazing Animals

A New Plaque Scheme Has Launched And It’s All About Celebrating Amazing Animals

A new scheme has launched in the UK, that is all about honoring animals, rather than people. Show Full Text The ‘Pet Plaques’ scheme takes inspiration from the English Heritage blue plaques that have recognized people for over 150 years and turns the attention fully onto our furry friends. Aiming to highlight the many amazing things animals do and have done over the years. Just over 20 green plaques (complete with pointy pet ears) have been placed around the UK so far, with pets including Flora, a life-saving dog that predicts its owner’s…continue reading →
I Am A Photographer Who Does Post-Wedding Shootings With Cats (Part 2)

I Am A Photographer Who Does Post-Wedding Shootings With Cats (Part 2)

Last year I had the idea to do a post-wedding photoshoot with my cat Arthur to have some memories of this important day with him. And I did the same for a couple of friends after their wedding day. I posted the lovely result on Bored Panda. Show Full Text Since then, a couple of other people who liked the photos I took wanted to document their special day, so I had the opportunity to do new post-wedding shootings with cats. More info: mariannazampieri.itcontinue reading →
Modern Day Feminism Has Gone To The Dogs

Modern Day Feminism Has Gone To The Dogs

More than 400 of the country’s best professional photographers gathered in Melbourne Tuesday night for the Australian Institutes Professional Photography Awards – known as APPA – presented at a gala dinner at The Plaza Ballroom on Collins Street. Show Full Text Melbourne photographer Belinda Richards was awarded the prestigious title of Australian Emerging Photographer of the year for her humorous and quirky images of dogs. Ms. Richards, a full time pet photographer spends her time extracting human like expressions from our canine companions. Ms. Richards image ‘Catastrophe’ was a favourite among the judges…continue reading →
Rescued An Abandoned Kitten Left By The Road – My Dog Is A Big Fan So Far

Rescued An Abandoned Kitten Left By The Road – My Dog Is A Big Fan So Far

One evening, we came upon a little gray furball in the grass by a road. The area was sadly known for people dropping off their unwanted cats, given that a person living nearby would, on occasion, leave food out for them. Show Full Text The kitten was malnourished and ridden with fleas, though very curious and playful. We decided to give him a new chance in life, bringing him home, feeding him proper food, and taking him to the vet. His fur fell out in a few spots considering how bad the flea…continue reading →
Cats Are The Best Subjects To Photograph And I Will Show You Why

Cats Are The Best Subjects To Photograph And I Will Show You Why

Hello everyone. My name is Felicity Berkleef. A few of you may know me and most of you don’t. I have written a few articles about… cats. And here I am again with another… “cat” article. Original right? Show Full Text This time I am writing about why cats are the best subjects for me to photograph. Just take a look at these photos below. If you want to know their names.. Nero, Tommie, Mr. Jansen, JoJo, Bruce, Taco, Spook (not in these series) and uhm I don’t know. If you are interested…continue reading →
We Adopted An Adorable 33-Pound Cat, And He’s Now On A Weight Loss Journey

We Adopted An Adorable 33-Pound Cat, And He’s Now On A Weight Loss Journey

Hi, my name is Mike Wilson and together with my girlfriend Megan Hanneman we have a company that makes wall-mounted cat furniture designed to promote activity for indoor cats. We have two cats who help us test our furniture ideas and let us know their favorite pieces. A couple of months ago, we decided to bring a new kitten into our home to join the two cats we had already. One day, when we only had 45 minutes before we had to be at work, we decided to head over to our local…continue reading →
Molly Chan, The Bengal With The Shining Eyes

Molly Chan, The Bengal With The Shining Eyes

“Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes.” said french poet Theophile Gautier of cats. It is hard to believe there has ever been any doubt. Show Full Text Meet Molly chan, the extraordinary little Bengal and Instagram supermeowdel with the most beautiful eyes. They have been described as both sad and mesmerizing. The selected photos have no filters and very little editing. These pawtraits, however, were not always easy to take as Molly can be very active during shoots. Getting a clear, focused shot is very exciting! Here…continue reading →
Woman Moves Into A New House And Soon Realizes The Previous Owners Left Her A Surprise Gift

Woman Moves Into A New House And Soon Realizes The Previous Owners Left Her A Surprise Gift

Moving houses is quite a stressful task. Especially, when you find out that the past owners left something ‘special’ behind, like a rodent infestation or dirty underwear stuffed behind the wardrobe. Fortunately, in this story, told by Imgur user Miranda, what was left behind is far less scary, and actually pretty exciting. Show Full Text The woman shared a set of photos 2 days ago, where she showed a noted they found after moving in. It started with “Welcome to our beloved home!” and detailed some very important matters about what the previous owners…continue reading →
Woman Travels 1,300 Miles For Her Cat’s Cancer Treatment

Woman Travels 1,300 Miles For Her Cat’s Cancer Treatment

What would you do for your cat? One woman traveled 1,300 miles from her home in Oak Harbor, Washington to Fort Collins, Colorado to get her cat Baba G. the lifesaving cancer treatment he needed. Show Full Text Baba Ganoush was a rescue cat that Crystal adopted when she lived in Jacksonville, Fla. He was Crystal’s constant companion, snuggling by her side during her husband’s deployments and moving to Washington with the couple. There wasn’t much Crystal didn’t think she’d do for her best friend. And then that loyalty was put to the…continue reading →
Vet Technician Share Bizarre Animal Stories And You Won’t Believe This Guy Didn’t Know Dogs Have Nipples

Vet Technician Share Bizarre Animal Stories And You Won’t Believe This Guy Didn’t Know Dogs Have Nipples

Visits to the vet can be scary and stressful for the animals, often leaving them drugged and confused. And while we might think that they look quite funny afterward, narrow-eyed expressions aren't the only humorous things to come out of vet visits. There's another side of the story, and Imgur user tankgirl215 is here to share it. Show Full Text The woman works as a veterinary technician and has seen plenty of animals while working, collecting various stories and incidents through the years. And yesterday she shared a few of them with the world.…continue reading →
A Chance At Life:  A Kitten’s Story

A Chance At Life: A Kitten’s Story

One hot day we found a kitten living under a house with no mother in sight. The kitten was about 3 weeks old. It was emaciated and living only on water in 105 degree weather. We brought him home and started nursing him, first with formula until he eventually graduated to eating solid foods. He was given the name Zidane, after a character in Final Fantasy 9. He had a respiratory infection so he was given medication which helped him get better. In no time he was running, jumping and playing like any…continue reading →
I Take Photos Of Cats High On Catnip (19 Pics)

I Take Photos Of Cats High On Catnip (19 Pics)

I'm Andrew and I'm an animal photographer best known for my captivating images of felines. While I used to be terribly allergic to cats, I now live with my girlfriend, our three cats, and a slew of rotating foster kittens outside of D.C.  Show Full Text Recently finished a project about cats' love for the green stuff. I have a book coming out on June 19th called CATS ON CATNIP and wanted to share a few shots from it. This book was sooo much fun to make and I hope you guys enjoy a sneak peak!…continue reading →
I Documented The 10 Year Friendship Of My American Staffie And Adopted Kitten And This Is What It Looks Like

I Documented The 10 Year Friendship Of My American Staffie And Adopted Kitten And This Is What It Looks Like

As my very own first dog – american Staffordshire terrier just turned 12 years old, I have decided to show her 10 year friendship with adopted kittens. Staffies are still followed by negative shadow of the breed in social media, but what I truly understood is the tender intelligence that best describes it. This is the very fist pic of 4 weeks old kitten acceptance to the family Shared their comfort and everything else Settled the level of hierarchy. and again Guarded one another… I mean litterally… Improoved their hygienne habits. Been there…continue reading →
C-At Work: I Photograph Cats That Live In Beautiful Working Places

C-At Work: I Photograph Cats That Live In Beautiful Working Places

Spending time taking photos of cats, naturally turned out that there are many people who have a cat in their working place, so I decided to start a new project called C-AT Work. Show Full Text It is a very interesting project that allows me to see the cats entered in the most unusual environments, in beautiful locations where we are not used to seeing them. But I want to point out that all of my pictures are taken with respect for each cat, nothing is pretended or forced. Cats are very unpredictable…continue reading →
My Favourite Photos With Bobo And Nikita Cats Which I Took In Last Two Years

My Favourite Photos With Bobo And Nikita Cats Which I Took In Last Two Years

My name is Krzysztof Smejlis. I am a semi-pro photographer from Poland and owner of Bobo and Nikita channel on YouTube. Show Full Text I want to show you some of the funny pictures with Bobo and Nikita. You will see funny reactions, tongues, eyes and moves of these two lovely cats and few videos. These photos I took in 2017 and 2018. Bobo (bigger one) is an alpha cat and he was born in 2010. Nikita is a crazy (in a positive way) and feisty one. She was rescued and adopted when…continue reading →
Guillermo del Toro’s Next Movie, “The Shape of Cats,” Is a Go

Guillermo del Toro’s Next Movie, “The Shape of Cats,” Is a Go

Guillermo del Toro’s Next Movie, “The Shape of Cats,” Is a Go Fresh off his Oscar win for “The Shape of Water,” writer/director Guillermo del Toro has reportedly secured funding for a sequel called, “The Shape of Cats.” According to Deadline.com, del Toro has began writing the movie while making “Pacific Rim,” but decided to hold off until he felt special effects technology was up to the task of matching his vision. “The Shape of Cats” will begin shooting this summer in Georgia and distributors are already lining up to bid for it. “Once you have an…continue reading →
Cat is Fourth Pet to Resign from White House in a Year

Cat is Fourth Pet to Resign from White House in a Year

Cat is Fourth Pet to Resign from White House in a Year Waffles the cat, who joined the White House as senior national security kitten in October, has resigned. Maggie Haberman of the New York Times broke the story overnight.This is the fourth major pet departure from the White House in just over a year. A few months ago, Waffles replaced Whiskers, who left abruptly after reports surfaced that she had spent $24,000 on a new litter box for her office. “Waffles was supposed to be a steadying force in the White House,” said Alan…continue reading →
90+ Hilarious Cat Snapchats That Are Im-Paw-Sible Not To Laugh At (New Pics)

90+ Hilarious Cat Snapchats That Are Im-Paw-Sible Not To Laugh At (New Pics)

There’s never a dull moment when you own a cat. Sure, they spend plenty of time snoozing and lounging around, but you never quite know when they are going to do something cute, funny, crazy or maybe just a little bit evil. Show Full Text Snapchat is a great medium to capture your feline’s foibles, because its highly visual and you can also tag your pics with a witty caption. Some of these pics, compiled into a list by Bored Panda, are perfectly-timed, some clearly staged and others completely random, but they are…continue reading →
Cat Owner Fakes His Death To See How His Kitty Would React

Cat Owner Fakes His Death To See How His Kitty Would React

From the very first day a pet arrives at our house, it becomes a part of the family, one more new member that we unconditionally love. The same, of course, happened with a cat named Sparta – a 10-year-old Bengal mix who was adopted in the summer of 2007. Show Full Text Sparta might seem like an unusual cat – he likes wrestling, playing fetch, stalking and being held like a baby. Since he loves cuddling so much, his owner once asked himself a question: “What would my cat do if I suddenly…continue reading →
Architect Couple Turns Cardboard Boxes Into Cat City, And The Felines Love It

Architect Couple Turns Cardboard Boxes Into Cat City, And The Felines Love It

We all know that cats love cardboard boxes. This Taiwanese brand called Cat Thing took them to another level by creating a collection with a modern design, where a modular docking system allows to build an awesome city to be set up for felines. Show Full Text There are numerous mounting options and four customizable “environments”, consisting of bedroom, living room, balcony and ramp. With a minimalist look, the boxes can be stacked to result in a small building and have openings in the most varied geometric shapes, where cats can jump and…continue reading →