cats

By - 8/28/14 - 11:09 pm
Cat on the sidewalk in the South End of Boston

Roving UHub photographer Jed Hresko happened upon this bucolic scene this afternoon on Pembroke Street.

By - 12/28/13 - 6:21 pm

The MSPCA in Jamaica Plain has this giant cat up for adoption.

By - 9/25/13 - 1:09 pm

A cafe where you can pet and gaze at cats while you sip your latte, not a place for cats to enjoy mouse smoothies, that is.

I'm a young entrepreneur looking to start a cat cafe in the U.S. I'm very serious about this and determined to have be created by the end of 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. I've had this idea for a

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By - 7/16/13 - 9:21 am

Spatch begins to say good bye to Abbie, his friend of 16 years.

Abbie does not have long. I do not expect him to last the night. If he does, however, a travelling vet is coming by tomorrow morning to look him over. I do not think I need to explain what the outcome of this visit will most likely be. One can hope

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By - 3/29/13 - 12:49 pm

South Station kittehs

Meghan M. spotted a pair of cats by the South Station tracks today, wonders "Why are there a bunch of homeless cats hanging around the tracks?"

Earlier:
Remember Kenmore the Kitten?... Read more

By - 2/14/13 - 11:15 am

Rescued cat

Calamity Shazaam reports from Columbus and Northampton in the Lower Roxbury/South End area that her neighbor and a couple of other folks responding to plaintive meowing from a storm drain this morning to find a cat under the grate:

Apparently they had to pry open the

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By - 2/6/13 - 6:52 am

Concord Town Meeting voted last year not to regulate cats, but proponents of cat herding go before Town Meeting again this year.

By - 12/20/12 - 12:06 pm

And thanks to the Animal Rescue League of Boston, the answer will continue to be "no." Just ask Tommy the Dorchester Cat:

By - 12/14/12 - 2:14 pm

Neil the roving UHub commuter e-mails this account:

Last night around 7:00pm I get off the Orange Line at DTX and see some frantic ~20 year old kid frantically running around and asking the janitorial staff questions.

I try to be helpful so as we're heading down to the Red Line southbound, I ask him what's wrong or if he needs directions.

He says, "Oh

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By - 10/30/12 - 8:13 pm

Strollercat

Robby snapped this photo of a cat on the Red Line this evening. A cat in a stroller. A big-ass stroller, apparently. He tweeted:

What's wrong with this picture? Many things ...

Another commuter, AH, also took to Twitter, around 6:20 p.m. and was more specific:

Lady with a

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By - 9/1/12 - 12:21 pm

Feline feelings at Somerville sidewalk shrine.

R.S.Y Buchanan spotted this sidewalk memorial on Beacon Street in Somerville yesterday:

I'm not sure why this particular cat merits a sidewalk shrine, but as a cat lover I feel their pain.

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By - 7/26/12 - 5:54 pm

A report on a cat on Cape Ann that survived getting chomped by a coyote. Complete with photo of the tooth hole the coyote left behind in the cat's head.

By - 7/9/12 - 4:24 pm

Meow

Hillary, who took this photo, has another suggestion:

Dear sir, perhaps you should ask your cat to be less friendly.

Posted under this Creative Commons license and in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.... Read more

By - 5/14/12 - 6:37 am

Jason Scott's cat, Sockington, has the sort of Twitter following marketers would kill for. Well, not literally. That we know of. In any case, Scott reports some company offered to pay him for tweets on the feed. He explains why he turned the offer down.... Read more

By - 4/27/12 - 8:33 am

Birds will just have to fend for themselves, Town Meeting decides (but recall it took four tries to get a ban on plastic water bottles).

By - 3/24/12 - 11:35 am

The Animal Rescue League of Boston to the, well, rescue.

By - 1/23/12 - 8:00 am

The Globe reports on cat regulations proposed by a resident tired of being "a victim in my own yard to terrorist cats that kill everything in sight."

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