The Cat Petting Museum

Vintage Petting

People have been petting cats for thousands of years. Few have done it as stylishly as this woman. What a lucky kitty!

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/125/from-the-stacks/vintage-cats-article/

 

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Cat Petting in Hollywood

Cat petting has been featured in film and television for as long as they have been around. It turns up in all genres, too. From dramas that pull on your heartstrings to sci-fi that keeps you on the edge of your seat, you can bet that several of your favorite movies and TV shows have someone petting a cat in them. Here are a few notable examples.

Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the film adaptation of Diamonds Are Forever

Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the film adaptation of Diamonds Are Forever

Adelaide Bonfamille from The AristoCats

Adelaide Bonfamille from The AristoCats

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Data and Warf in Star Trek: The Next Generation Data and Warf in Star Trek: The Next Generation

Doctor Claw petting M.A.D. Cat from Inspector Gadget

Doctor Claw petting M.A.D. Cat from Inspector Gadget

Sabrina "petting" Salem in Sabrina the Teenage Witch

Sabrina “petting” Salem in Sabrina the Teenage Witch

Dr. Evil and Mr. Bigglesworth from the Austin Powers movie franchise

Dr. Evil and Mr. Bigglesworth from the Austin Powers movie franchise

A scene from Futurama

A scene from Futurama

Spock from Star Trek

Spock from Star Trek

Lisa and Snowball II from The Simpsons

Lisa and Snowball II from The Simpsons

Cat Facts

800px-Flickr_-_The_U.S._Army_-_Pets_of_PatriotsThe ExplorIt Science Center compiled a comprehensive collection of scientific cat facts. If you want to get to know your cat companion on a fundamental level then this is a must-read.

http://www.explorit.org/science/cats.html

 

Down to Business

Business cat can always be counted on to tell it like it is!

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Flipper and the Feline

Cats love to play. They also love to be petted and will take the pets from whomever they can get them…even dolphins. Check out this amazing animal odd couple!

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2689882/Cat-plays-DOLPHINS-amazing-video.html

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