UPDATED: #InternationalCatDay Why is it declared International Cat Day today?
- Well, not only humans deserve a celebration. International Cat Day is a celebration of felines, one of the cutest furry creatures ever walk the earth.
Caturday, August 8 is a Feline celebration or #InternationalCatDay according to the Social Media, started by the International Fund for Animal Welfare in 2002. Well, furry meow paw totally deserve that!
To start with the celebration of the cutest furry paw/ International Cat Day we find some cutest cat on the Internet and here’s we pick a few- Maru a Japanese feline: circle or round; born May 24, 2007 is a male Scottish Fold. He has been amusing fans with his YouTube antics for years. As of April 2013, videos with Maru have been viewed over 200 million times. From sliding into paper boxes to hiding in dustbins, Maru has done it all.
Grumpy Cat (born April 4, 2012), real name Tardar Sauce, is a female cat and Internet celebrity known for her grumpy facial expression. Her owner Tabatha Bundesen says that her permanently grumpy-looking face is due to feline dwarfism.
Colonel Meow first found fame in 2012 and has since gained hundreds of thousands of fans (or minions, as he calls them) on social networks. When news of the Colonel’s illness spread online, his fans of both the human and cat variety rushed to show their support. He recently landed a spot in the Guinness World Records for being the cat with the longest fur at nine inches.
Singapore’s very own gangster cat, which once lived in Marine Parade, has been featured in UK’s Your Cat magazine. He has multiple injuries on his face due to fights with other male cats, hence his name. Scarface has his own calendar by the Cat Welfare Society. He now lives in the Recuperation cum Adoption cattery.
Lil Bub (born June 21, 2011) is an American cat and Internet celebrity known for her “perma-kitten” appearance. Her photos were first posted to Tumblr then took off after being featured on the social news website reddit. She was born with several genetic mutations which accounts for her tongue permanently sticking out. And the rest of the cutest cat- little cute furies can be found here on CutePaw. Photo of Nala courtesy of Cute Paw.
The rest of the shortlisted Hashtag top stories of the day
#mufc Kyle Walker gets in around the back and prods goalwards but Romero is out quickly to make an important block.
United push forward and Darmian sends over a cross from the right, but Vorm catches comfortably.
#AUSvNZL Australia vs New Zealand, Rugby Championship - live: Will All Blacks take the Bledisloe Cup. I know this is sour grapes, but the Wallabies just won the Rugby Championship without playing in South Africa or New Zealand.
McAwesome Hedgehog equals the record for the most capped player in international rugby history! #legend #AUSvNZL
Brilliant from Hooper as New Zealand go right, the ball goes loose on the floor and the flanker hacks it through. Still New Zealand can’t gather it and Hooper comes up with the ball inside the 22. Right it goes and suddenly Australia are looking to batter the door down!