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Cat-DNA Database Helps U.K. Police Solve Crime | TIME.com

Cat-DNA Database Helps U.K. Police Solve Crime | TIME.com | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
Forensics just got a lot furrier
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Dog Finds A Tiny Kitten, Risks Everything To Save Her

Dog Finds A Tiny Kitten, Risks Everything To Save Her | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
Animal control officers in Anderson, S.C., thought that a barking shih tzu was stuck in a ravine. Turns out, she was there nursing and protecting a tiny abandoned kitten she had found.
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Dog found lost in South Carolina nurses, nurtures month-old kitten

Dog found lost in South Carolina nurses, nurtures month-old kitten | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
A dog found lost and hurt in South Carolina was discovered to be caring for some precious cargo -- a tiny, nursing kitten.
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Kitten rescue caught on tape

Kitten rescue caught on tape | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
A Fresno firefighter wearing a helmet camera massages life back into a kitten trapped in an apartment fire.
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James Gandolfini's Final Film Will Feature a Rescue Pit Bull

James Gandolfini's Final Film Will Feature a Rescue Pit Bull | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
James Gandolfini's last film will bring much needed attention to animal abuse issues.
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Cat Detained At Russian Prison After Illegal Smuggling Mission

Cat Detained At Russian Prison After Illegal Smuggling Mission | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
It was transporting cell phones.
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Artist creates colourful collection of hats for cats that you just can’t help but smile at

Artist creates colourful collection of hats for cats that you just can’t help but smile at | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
Feline fussy dressers now have more than 200 hat designs to suit their every whim, including this lion's mane, thanks to American artist Meredith Yarborough.
Dr. Arnold Plotnick's insight:

I'm not sure what cat would allow a wool cat hat on their head without ripping it to shreds. 

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The power of cuteness - why online cat videos can make you more productive

The power of cuteness - why online cat videos can make you more productive | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
They are the most watched videos on Youtube. Now Sharon Crowe reports on research which found that looking at images of cute things, such as fluffy cats, can make you more productive at work
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Shelter dogs and cats now Colorado's official state pet | koaa.com | Colorado Springs | Pueblo |

Shelter dogs and cats now Colorado's official state pet | koaa.com | Colorado Springs | Pueblo | | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
DENVER (AP) - Shelter dogs and cats are now Colorado's official state pet.Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill making the designation on Monday morning at Denver's animal shelter.
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Cat Man Do | Dr. Arnold Plotnick: Letting Your Cat Outdoors Can Be Dangerous

Cat Man Do | Dr. Arnold Plotnick: Letting Your Cat Outdoors Can Be Dangerous | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
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Cat and Duck Best Friends, Become Celebrities at University

Cat and Duck Best Friends, Become Celebrities at University | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
A cat and a duck have become celebrities for the students at Tecnologico De Monterrey in Monterrey, Mexico. They are completely inseparable.

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When nothing is too fancy for Fido

When nothing is too fancy for Fido | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
Pet owners are pampering their animals like never before, with bakery visits, massages and pet psychics.
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‘Zombie’ Finds, Returns Cat Missing For 2 Years To NYPD Officer - CBS New York

‘Zombie’ Finds, Returns Cat Missing For 2 Years To NYPD Officer - CBS New York | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
A cat named Disaster that had been missing for two years was found and returned to his owner by an unlikely character -- a zombie.
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P&G Voluntarily Recalls Limited Quantity of Dry Pet Food Due to Possible Health Risk

The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) has voluntarily recalled specific lots of dry pet food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
Dr. Arnold Plotnick's insight:

Certain Eukanuba and Iams pet foods are being recalled. Please check your cat and dog foods if you feed these brands.

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Amazing recovery of a tough little kitten named Justin who has fought his way back from the brink of death after being doused in gasoline and set alight by cruel thugs

Amazing recovery of a tough little kitten named Justin who has fought his way back from the brink of death after being doused in gasoline and set alight by cruel thugs | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
Thanks to consistent veterinary case, Justin the burned kitty quickly set off on a path to recovery, and about three months after he was found horribly burned in Philadelphia, the now-healthy-looking cat entered a new foster home.
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WATCH: Children's Hospital Debuts Program That Lets Kids See Their Pets

WATCH: Children's Hospital Debuts Program That Lets Kids See Their Pets | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
A children's hospital in Jacksonville, Fla., has opened its doors to the pets of its long-term patients.
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World's most luxurious cat food | Orange UK

World's most luxurious cat food | Orange UK | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
Quirky news article from Orange UK
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Kitten with two faces born in Oregon – video

After a kitten with two faces was born in Amity, Oregon, pet owner Stephanie Durkee gives her reaction
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Pay? No, I've got a puss pass: Cat rides the bus for free by hopping on and off at his local station... making 10-mile journeys on passengers laps

Pay? No, I've got a puss pass: Cat rides the bus for free by hopping on and off at his local station... making 10-mile journeys on passengers laps | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
The 15-year-old cat makes up to 10 mile round trips from Bridport to Charmouth in Dorset and some bus drivers even feed him cat food.
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Grumpy Cat Gets Garfield-Like Movie Deal

Grumpy Cat Gets Garfield-Like Movie Deal | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: More depressing news for humans who can't get a Hollywood movie made. Grumpy Cat, the cranky-faced kitty voted Meme of the Year at the 2013 Webb
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Navy Sailors Bonded with 3 Stowaway Kittens

Navy Sailors Bonded with 3 Stowaway Kittens | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
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Yet even more reason to love our troops....

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Three Common Cat Myths Busted

Three Common Cat Myths Busted | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
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Humans that harm animals should be held accountable

Humans that harm animals should be held accountable | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
Colleen Boggs: We are quick to punish animals that attack humans, but what about the reverse such as the Ringling Bros elephant shooting?
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FYI: Can Humans Get High On Catnip?

FYI: Can Humans Get High On Catnip? | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it
While cats may feel effects from marijuana—no word on whether Sir Harry Paus actually likes the
Dr. Arnold Plotnick's insight:

 As veterinarian Arnold Plotnick of Manhattan Cat Specialists in New York wrote to me in an email, "Think about it… catnip is cheap and legal. If it had a significant effect on people, everyone would be smoking it."

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Cat Man Do | Dr. Arnold Plotnick: Top 8 Signs that you Need to take your Cat to the Veterinarian Immediately

Cat Man Do | Dr. Arnold Plotnick: Top 8 Signs that you Need to take your Cat to the Veterinarian Immediately | Feline Health and News - manhattancats.com | Scoop.it

Would you know a cat emergency if you saw one?  I discussed feline first aid for cats and kittens (what to do in a cat emergency), but now I want to point out signs that should cause the pet owner to say, "This is a cat emergency! I need to get my cat to the veterinarian immediately."

Dr. Arnold Plotnick's insight:

There are scenarios, however, when a cat should be seen RIGHT AWAY.  Here are the top 8 signs that you need to take your cat to the veterinarian immediately.

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