From John Bradshaw's Washington Post article this month: "Cats are the world’s most popular pets, outnumbering dogs by as many as three to one. This popularity is undoubtedly helped by the fact that cats are simultaneously affectionate and self-reliant: They need virtually no training; they groom themselves; they can be left alone without pining for their owners, but most nonetheless greet us affectionately when we get home.
"In a word, they are convenient."
- Around the San Francisco Bay Area:
- — pourmecoffee (@pourmecoffee)Tue, Oct 29 2013 09:00:41Just realizing that National Cat Day and the anniversary of the birth of the Internet are the same day (today). This makes total sense.
- — Grace Miller (@4hernameisgrace)Tue, Oct 29 2013 09:50:07It's National Cat Day! Hug a cat-lover, hug a cat, use a cat-shaped-mug; do whatever you can to celebrate our cuddliest domestic friends!