More Cute 1870’s Cat Pictures

More cute pictures from the 1870’s…

Here is Downton Tabby is her perambulator waiting for the Dowager Countess to give her a push. When was the last time you saw or heard the word perambulator? Had you ever heard it before today? It’s a favorite word of your cat faerie, so elegantly old fashioned and so Englishy.

1870's picture of a cat in a baby carriage

Snuggly kittens in a basket – I feel a nap coming on!

1870's picture of kittens in a basket

They are by a English photographer named Pointer who sold photographs to tourists at Brighton. To find out more about these visit http://www.retronaut.com/2012/04/lol-cats-1870s/

The EU bans the sale of cosmetics containing ingredients tested on animals!

At long last, on Monday March 11, 2013, the European Union has banned the sale of cosmetics which contain ingredients that were tested on animals, regardless of where in the world the tests were conducted. This ban involves the 27 nations which make up the EU. Very impressive!

Here’s a good story from BBC Europe, with several excellent related stories including tight new laws regarding lab animals, and the goal towards animal free laboratories!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21740745

A Cat’s Map To The Bed

Here’s a cat’s map to the bed. Their bed, the one they graciously let us use at night

A cat's map of the bed

I need my shot of cat-feine

I’m not any good in the morning without my shot of cat-feine!

Kitty face in cappuchino

Cute Cat Pictures from the 1870’s

Here’s something fun – some cute pictures from the 1870’s by a English photographer named Pointer who sold photographs to tourists at Brighton. If you’d like to find out more about these visit http://www.retronaut.com/2012/04/lol-cats-1870s/

Cute cat picture from the 1870's of cats having tea

Cute cat pictures from the 1870's - kittens in a boot