previous cats and cats from the past
cats with ladies
cats with gentlemen
cats with children
cats with people you might have heard of
cats in the military
cats at sea
cartoons, art, and illustration
cats on matchboxes
cats wearing bows
possibly not okay and/or sad
how not to hold a cat
find the cat
a kitten in a maze
a cat falling in slow motion
a swimming cat
my pet lion
the adventures of sam
gjon mili's cat blackie
monkey the cat and his hats
rabougri: chat de gouttiere
black cat auditions for tales of terror
los angeles cat show
the krueger family
the trimpey family
cats in baskets and other containers
cats in motion
cats in labs
cats in wisconsin
cats in people clothes and/or doing people things
cats and dairy
cats and corn
cats and yarn
cats and non-cats
George Silk, Los Angeles cat show, 1952. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
CAT PLAYS TABLE-TENNIS!
Source: janwillemsen on Flickr.
Source: National Portrait Gallery, London.
Illustrator Erica Macdonald, 1947
- by John Gay
Brassaï: “Les équilibristes, montreur de foire avec chat et rat blanc,” ca. 1930. Source: Réunion des musées nationaux.
Couple of things.
I like how this is a BOY dressed up as a witch.
And: “with black cat being THROWN onto him,” more like.
Image: Boy (6-7) dressed-up as witch in Halloween party with black cat jumping onto him. Source: Corbis.
Eadweard Muybridge, from Animal locomotion: an electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of animal movements, 1872-1885. Source: Boston Public Library on Flickr.
This has been logged somewhere in the “Crimes Against Tabbies (and Chihuahuas)” dossier.
Loran Smith: Seeing Eye Cat, 1946. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
More Rudy and Trudy!
Frank Scherschel, “Animal Relations,” Mexico City, 1946. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.
Trudy the cat getting muscled off of her chair by Rudy the Dachshund during their friendly roughhouse.
P.S. No cat here, but this has gotta be my favorite photo in this set.
When cats and rats put their noggins together, the result is Science.
“Cat and rat both press floor buttons at same time to make second gate drop out of the way.” Photograph by Francis Miller, November 1950. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.