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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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Rooftop Comedy (Jan. 27, 2015) — Peter Cohen moved into his home in Goleta, California in 1988. Originally, the home came with two cats. But over the years, Peter has gone cat crazy, rescuing 15 cats in total. Not only did Peter invite so many rescues into his home, he's also spent almost $40,000 dollars creating the ultimate cat playground filled with tunnels, catwalks, scratching posts, and over 24 litter boxes! Video provided by Rooftop Comedy
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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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House Cats

House Cats

National Geographic (Mar. 18, 2012) — You're closer to a natural-born killer than you think. Common house cats are actually fierce feline hunters responsible for killing over a billion small mammals and birds each year. Could this cuddly species with a taste for the wild life spark an ecological disaster? Wild Chronicles follows conservationists working to control the feral cat population by calling on Crittercam® to find out how a game of cat and mouse really plays out.
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Aging Tiger Has Groundbreaking Arthritis Surgery

Aging Tiger Has Groundbreaking Arthritis Surgery

AP (Mar. 19, 2013) — Tacoma the Siberian tiger is the ripe old age of 13 and his golden years have been painful. The big cat has debilitating arthritis and walks with a bad limp. But, his caretakers gave the cat a groundbreaking surgery to relieve the aches.
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