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Get A Mortgage, Receive A Cat — Only In Russia

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September 2, 2014
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The incentive is in keeping with a Russian superstition that it's good luck for a cat to be the first to cross the threshold of a new home. Video provided by Newsy


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Colonel Meow Earns Guinness Record for Longest Fur

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Buzz60 (Aug. 29, 2013) — A cat named Colonel Meow from Seattle, Washington won the Guinness World Record for the cat with the longest fur, clocking in at 9 inches. The cat has a huge social media presence, with more than 180,000 likes on Facebook and tons of views on YouTube. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) takes a look at why this feline is so fantastic.
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World's Oldest Tiger Plays in a Fountain Like a Kitten

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Buzz60 (Aug. 16, 2013) — A 24-year-old Siberian-Bengal tiger named Flavio, was caught on camera frolicking in a water spray like a little kitten at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Florida. Jen Markham explains why the big cat's antics prove you're never too old to dance in a fountain.
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Police Use Cat DNA Database in Manslaughter Conviction

Police Use Cat DNA Database in Manslaughter Conviction

Newsy (Aug. 14, 2013) — Researchers analyzed cat hair found at a crime scene, finding a link to top suspect David Hilder's pet cat, Tinker.
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