Assembled by Jerry, tweaked by Grania.
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First up on this fall Caturday we have a cat’s guide to their staff, sponsored by Purina and clearly narrated by zefrank1:
Here’s a sweet story from Turkey, HufflePo reporting at its finest: relax cat made famous by Internet meme has had a statue erected in her honor. Although she was apparently a homeless cat, her expansive waistline suggests that Tombili never went hungry at all.
When Tombili died, those who loved her made memorials, both of paper and, eventually, in bronze:
The Tombili statue, showing her sitting in her favorite pose:
And the cat-loving citizens of Istanbul memorialize the chubby moggie by giving her statue tea, “worry beads,” and crunchies!
From Singapore we have this gripping Search & Rescue from a ledge 12 storeys above the ground. Yikes.
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And finally, lagniappe from Twi**er: A cat’s gravestone. The human capacity to bond in meaningful ways with members of other species is always amazing to me.
h/t: Michael, Ed