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73 Crazy Cat Innovations

From Hipster Cat Blogs to Tattooed Felines

— June 14, 2010 — Lifestyle
If you think cats are boring, you need to check out this collection of cat innovations. There are cat-themed chat sites and funny furry commercials. There are even tattooed cats and false teeth for your feline!

Whether the trends are completely off-the-wall or awe-inspiring, this collection will have you purring with entertainment.

Implications - What is the obsession with cats? This question may not have a straightforward answer, but it's obvious that consumers are taking to this furry creature more than they realize -- what with cats being one of today's largest Internet memes. While dogs will remain man's best friend, it looks like cats are quickly becoming the best friends of pop culture and the Internet.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
70
Tweeting House Pets
Tweeting House Pets
The Sony Lifelog Lets Your Cat Tweet Their Epic Adventures
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69
Quirky Fluorescent Cat Sculptures
Quirky Fluorescent Cat Sculptures
The Feline Staring Contest Light
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68
Retirement Homes for Cats
Retirement Homes for Cats
Life is Good for Australian Feline Retirees at Homeleigh
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67
Felines From Frozen Eggs
Felines From Frozen Eggs
Cryopreservation For Cats
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66
Cat-Adapted TV Shows
Cat-Adapted TV Shows
'Lost' Reenacted by Cats is a Hilarious Summary to a Complicated Show
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65
Natural Catnip Substitutes
Natural Catnip Substitutes
Matatabi Mats
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64
Cat-Themed Chat Sites
Cat-Themed Chat Sites
Kittehroulette Fulfills Your Wildest Cat-Themed Fantasies
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63
Feline Corporate Officers
Feline Corporate Officers
Japanese Cat Promoted from Stationmaster to Corporate Executive
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62
Mutated Mice Play With Cats
Mutated Mice Play With Cats
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61
Feline Recluse Journals
Feline Recluse Journals
'The Cat Lady Diary' Chronicles a Real Life Cat Lady
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60
Cat Eye Lasers
Cat Eye Lasers
Ill Studio Creates Hilarious Futuristic Feline Fashion Tees
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59
The Sound of Purring Cats
The Sound of Purring Cats
Purrcast
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58
Kitschy Kitchen Kitties
Kitschy Kitchen Kitties
Fur-Free Feline Decor Helps Cat-ify Your Cooking
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57
Catty Photo Shoots
Catty Photo Shoots
Ola Bell Poses With Her Jumping Kitties
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56
Fur-Clad Car Ads
Fur-Clad Car Ads
The Dodge Caravan 'Kittens' Commercial is Bizarre
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55
Classic Music For Dogs & Cats
Classic Music For Dogs & Cats
More Music for Animals
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54
CGI Spokescats
CGI Spokescats
Whiskas Replaces Real Cats With 3D Purple Feline in Commercials
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53
False Teeth for Cats
False Teeth for Cats
Feline Invention Wins Microsoft-Sponsored Event
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52
Feline Purr-Formers
Feline Purr-Formers
Nora the Piano Cat Listens, Learns and Loves Music
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51
Cat Worship Pics
Cat Worship Pics
Cat Fancier's Photos are a Cautionary Tale to Get Outside the Home
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50
Mood-Altering Cat Parasites Make Women Friendly and Men Jerks
Mood-Altering Cat Parasites Make Women Friendly and Men Jerks
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49
Scarecrows for Cats
Scarecrows for Cats
The 'Black Cat Scat' Shoos Away Kitties With Reflective Eyes
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48
Cats As Nursing Home Staff
Cats As Nursing Home Staff
Feline Grim Reaper Predicts Death 25 Times in a Row
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47
Realistic Robo-Cats
Realistic Robo-Cats
Sega's Revolutionary 'Dream Cat Venus' Response System
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46
Humanized Kittens
Humanized Kittens
Melinda Josie Uses Felines as Her Artistic Muses
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45
Humans as Cats
Humans as Cats
Whiskas “According to Hubert” Ad
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44
Kittens as Models
Kittens as Models
The United Bamboo Spring ‘10 Collection is Replicated for Furry Felines
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43
Automatic Lasers for Cats
Automatic Lasers for Cats
The Frolicat Bolt Will Drive Your Feline Crazier Than Catnip
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42
Funny Feline Fixations
Funny Feline Fixations
'Stuff On My Cat' Catalogues Messing With Our Furry Friends
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41
Black Cat Campaign Sidekicks
Black Cat Campaign Sidekicks
Lanvin Autumn/Winter 2009 Femme Ads Flaunt Superstition
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40
Felines as Fashion Models
Felines as Fashion Models
Cat Featured in Clothing Shoot
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39
Catty Cosmetics
Catty Cosmetics
MAC Fabulous Felines Fall Line Puts the Cat Back Into Catwalk
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38
High Tech Cat Yarn
High Tech Cat Yarn
The 'Fling-Ama-String'
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37
Fun Camps for Pets
Fun Camps for Pets
Enriching Overnight Outings for Dogs, Cats & Even Goldfish
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36
Gadgets for Pets
Gadgets for Pets
PetSafe Micro I.D. Rescue Collar for Dogs and Cats
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35
$10.6 Million Uniformed Cats
$10.6 Million Uniformed Cats
Tortoiseshell Tama
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34
1.5-Pound Cats
1.5-Pound Cats
Auriette Lindsey Thinks Bitsy is the World's Tiniest Feline
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33
Big Cat Bonding
Big Cat Bonding
The Lion Whisperer
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32
Glowing Cats
Glowing Cats
Genetic Clones With Skin that Glows
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31
Cat-Throwing
Cat-Throwing
Vice Magazine Snaps Some Questionably Fashionable Photos
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30
Feline Pianists
Feline Pianists
Keyboard Cat Punctuates Awkward Moments With Panache
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29
Conceptual Catography
Conceptual Catography
Gurbuz Dogan Eksioglu Shows Felines Have No Limits
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28
Toyger
Toyger
New Cat Breed Might Eat You, But So Cute!
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27
Intentionally Breeding Deformities
Intentionally Breeding Deformities
‘Twisty Cats' Chosen for Inverted Elbows
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26
Hypoallergenic Pets
Hypoallergenic Pets
LifestylePets.com
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25
Faceless Therapy Cats
Faceless Therapy Cats
Chase Helps Disfigured Humans Heal
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24
Feline Fedoras
Feline Fedoras
Cats in Hats Photos Shows Irritated Kitties
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23
Too-Cool Feline Blogs
Too-Cool Feline Blogs
'Hipster Kitty' Documents the Life and Times of Scenester Cats
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22
Cattoos
Cattoos
Inked Feline Markings Range From Frisky to Offensive
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21
Pierced Kittens
Pierced Kittens
Woman Sells Gothic Cats on eBay
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20
DIY Pet Cameras
DIY Pet Cameras
The 'CatCam' How-To
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19
Jedi Pets
Jedi Pets
Animals Catch the Lightsaber Craze
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18
Kitty Litter Camouflage
Kitty Litter Camouflage
Cat Silhouette Cutout Allows Access to Litter Box in Cupboards
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17
Hairpieces for Cats
Hairpieces for Cats
Kitty Wigs
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16
Warrior Cats
Warrior Cats
Masterpiece Suits of Armor Designed for Fragile Felines
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15
Lifestyle Pets
Lifestyle Pets
Ashera Luxury Kittens For $22,000
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14
Nail Polish for Cats
Nail Polish for Cats
Feline Manicures in Crazy Colors
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13
Recycled Feline Loungers
Recycled Feline Loungers
DIY Cardboard Cat Chaise is a Catastic Idea
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12
Feline Humiliation Helmets
Feline Humiliation Helmets
Hello Kitty Costumes for Cats
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11
Ugly Bat Cats
Ugly Bat Cats
Feline Finds Internet Fame Through Ornery Looks
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10
Fat Cat Blogs
Fat Cat Blogs
'F@ K@ Lover' is for Owners of Plus-Sized Pussycats
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9
Groovy Cat Beds
Groovy Cat Beds
Retro Modern Pet Lounges by 'Likekittyville'
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8
Feline Couture
Feline Couture
Cat Prin Tailored Clothing
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7
Treehouses for Cats
Treehouses for Cats
Nature-Inspired Scratchers to Keep Feline Claws at Bay
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6
Freaky Felines
Freaky Felines
10 Bizarre Cats
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5
Winged Cats
Winged Cats
Kittens with Wings
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4
Supersized House Pets
Supersized House Pets
Giant Savannah Cat Promises to Eat You Out of House and Catnip
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3
Wall-Mounted Pet Beds
Wall-Mounted Pet Beds
‘Curve' Shelf Lets Cats Sleep in Midair
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2
Painting Your Pets
Painting Your Pets
Living Colorful Cats
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1
Tattooing Domestic Pets
Tattooing Domestic Pets
Owners Ink Up Cats and Dogs
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