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Cat Freed After Being Trapped in Car Engine

A kitten was freed after being stuck in a car’s engine for hours even while the car’s owner was driving the vehicle around Prince George’s County.


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Video: Stowaway Cat Gets Ride Of Its Nine Lives

YouTube video shows a cat stowing away on an ultra-lightweight aircraft, surprising both passenger and pilot.


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Drug Suspect Escapes After Putting GPS Device On Cat

A man escaped after he put his court-ordered GPS device on a cat.


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Pet of the Week: Allie the Domestic Shorthair/Mix

I am a sweet girl who may seem shy at first, but I just want to get to know you slowly.


The Nationals scoreboard explains the game is delayed due to severe weather before a baseball between the Colorado Rockies and the Washington Nationals on July 2, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Phil Wood on Nationals Broadcast: ‘Your Cat Will Eventually Eat You’ (Audio)

It was raining cats and dogs before the Nats games yesterday, which is fitting enough of a reason for radio announcer Phil Wood to remark during the extended pre-game broadcast, “If you have a cat, and you die, your cat will eventually eat you.”


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Pet of the Week: Betty Lou the Cat

Cat lovers! Looking to give a kitty a forever home? Meet Betty Lou!


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Woman Injured, 6 Cats Dead After McLean Fire

Firefighters were able to revive one dog and one cat.


Unlike dogs, wild cats chose to settle alongside humans some 9,000 years ago...but that doesn't mean they're happy about it. (Getty Images)

Study: Cats Ignore Their ‘Owners’

Cats recognize their owners’ voices, but choose not to respond, according to a new study.


The eyes of a 7-week-old kitten peek out from his spot inside of the car's wheel well. (Photo credit: Prince George's County Fire Department)

Firefighters Rescue Cat Trapped Under Car’s Hood

A group of Prince George’s County firefighters went above and beyond their normal duties Tuesday afternoon when they rescued a cat stuck under the hood of a person’s car.


Best Places For Pet Photography In D.C.

Family photography saves memories of precious pets for years to come, but capturing an animal’s essence takes a special touch. Celebrate the love of your fur baby with classic portraits by the area photographers who know how to catch your cat when he’s being a character and your pup when she’s at her cutest. Bring them in for studio shots or schedule a candid session at your pet’s favorite hangout; these professionals always accommodate.