Cats have always wowed us and entertained us with their antics. Although, they have an air of superiority, they still act silly. Maybe that could be a way to show that they are very much a part of our ecosystem. It comes as no surprise that the felines are one of the most popular pets on social media. You will find hordes of blog posts, tweets, images and YouTube videos of cats splattered all over the web. People enthusiastically create and share this content. Such was the case of Elle Maruska who asked something silly for the Twitterati about cats and you cannot imagine what happened next –
1. It Started Out As A Request On Twitter, But It Snowballed Into Something Bigger
Elle Maruska just posted it as an oddball request on Twitter. She never imagined that she would get so many replies in response to her request. People came up with a lot of before and after transformations of their cats. It looks like #CatGlowUp achieved its goal. But what was heartening to see that a bit of care and nourishment can transform the appearance and the confidence of an helpless creature.
2. This Cat Was Abandoned In The Woods
Meg Metcalfe found this adorable ball of fur abandoned in the woods seven years ago. She named it Morchella and took her under her wing. Ever since then, the two have been inseparable. Just like siblings, they eat together and sleep together. Morchella and Meg even doze off on the same pillow. The cat also does not like to interact with anybody else.
3. What Love And Medicine Can Do For You
Abandonment is an airbender that can destroy a life. Whereas love is an elixir that can resuscitate a hopeless victim. Here, this Twitter user posted a photo that showed how much of a difference it can make. A trip to the vet, some food and medicine can transform a mangled kitten into a joyous feline. In just two weeks, the wounds of kitty have healed. It looks like a completely different animal altogether.
4. This Tweet Went Viral
This cat was a tiny and cute looking one. From there it grew like a monster and went on to look like a lion. Looking at this metamorphosis, Twitterati just went crazy. This tweet received over 15000 likes and was retweeted 16500 times. One can say that the tweets didn’t trickle in, it was more of a downpour. Now we have a new viral sensation among us.
5. These Kitties Look Different Outside But Are Same Inside
These siblings, a brother and a sister were adopted together adopted by a kind person. Looking at the trending hashtag, she also decided that this duo also needed to be a part of it. Being a Twitter user, she posted a glam picture of them lounging together like couch potatoes, enjoying a life of luxuries.
6. A Snowball Who Can Win Over Everybody’s Heart With Her Cuteness
One can only adore the manner in which Pammy posed with her forepaws in front. She behaves in a humanly fashion, doesn’t she? Well, it turns out that a decade and a half down the line, not much has changed. She still dons that pose with elan, but her fur coat has become more flamboyant. What do you all say?
7. Not Everybody Starts Out With A Bang, But A Little Love Makes All The Difference
This kitty here has got a silly long name. It is called as Sid Vicious Spooky Transylvania W. Some time back, it had been abandoned and it lived the hellish life of a stray destitute. But with the help of a kind Samaritan, it bounced back and became a vital force in the household. Now Sid Vicious is all about living the life king size.
8. His Name Is Muffin, Blueberry Muffin. No Wonder He Looks So Sweet
During his younger days, he undoubtedly looks pretty. Those black eyes look like cute saucers. And the gray coat, it looks so warm and fluffy. You feel like cuddling it, don’t you. Now he’s grown into a handsome feline, but he has managed to retain some of that innocence behind his stern exterior. You want to scream with joy when you see your children grow up into something fabulous.
9. Cats Grow Faster Than Humans, So The Difference Is Huge
This cat owner shared her kitty’s photo. The one on the left was when it was 14 weeks old. The one on the right is when it’s 1 year and 9 months old. Gosh, you can see the change it has gone in this short period. That’s because cats grow faster than humans. And it’s obvious that there’s one thing it doesn’t like at all – the birthday hat it’s wearing. Otherwise, there’s no reason why you would be sullen on your birthday.
10. This Somali Cat Is Called Firefox After The Internet Browser
Felines have always been the cutest of species. But the Somali breed is simply irresistible. They look so cute in the auburn tint, you would want to keep it in your lap all the time. One can understand why Lenneth named it ‘Firefox’, but this oddball is winning hearts all over the web, just like its namesake.
11. It’s Amazing To See How Tiny Sad Eyes Can Transform Into Big Bright Ones
Finn was waiting to be adopted. Look at those eyes, and you can notice their angst and desperation. The picture on the left was taken right after Finn’s owner had seen him for the first time. The photo on the right was taken after the cat turned a year old. His eyes are of a lovely blue tint, just like the deep waters of the ocean. But you cannot miss the gratefulness in its eyes. It seems to have found a lifelong companion in his master.
12. This Cat Has Certainly Undergone A Prolific Transformation
Look at the before and after pics of this cat! It is certainly stunning to the eyes of the viewer. But these pictures tell one thing. Love can certainly turn around a creature’s life. It can bring a sea-change in a living and breathing critter’s life. The color of its coat is deeper and vibrant. It looks amazing as a cosplayer. Looks like life is going great for this cat and its owner.
13. Not Every Cat Grows Up To Be A Ball Of Fur, Some Grow Fitter And Leaner As They Age
Kate Carrington seems to be lost for words for her pet, Digby. The kitty looks extremely adorable with its blue eyes. Looks like it has landed on Earth from a faraway planet. But looking at Digby’s grown up pics, he looks earthy and one of our own, albeit in a charming way.
14. Most Kitties Remain Young Forever
Some kitties look like they never age. The only change you will notice it is in its size. But not every cat can stay tiny indefinitely. Every pet owner must find it a bit heartbreaking when they compare the before and after pics. So in this before and after photo. This tiny kitten was so small it was able to fit into a kitchen scale. But now it has outgrown the scale and probably the kitchen.
15. Which Heartless Person Would Abandon These Two Cute Kitties On The Roadside?
Luckily, these kitties were found by a kind person, Janie, who took them home and now they are her own responsibility. They could barely open their eyes when they were found. Today, they are all grown up and the bond between the three is as strong as a close-knit family.
16. Caligula Takes Your Heart Right Away
You feel like losing yourself in these deep blue eyes, don’t you? Caligula had been snapped twice in her life. One, when it was only a few months old, eleven years ago. You can see it on the left. When you see what Caligula has grown up into(strong and serene), you can only yearn that time would turn back and you could get to see its cuteness all over again.
17. Not Every Cat Duo Looks Lovely With Cuteness, Some Need To Show Their Wild Side As Well
We all know that cats are silent creatures. They rarely disturb you and they don’t like to be disturbed either. But not every cat is born equal. Some are aggressive and mischievous as hell. Look at these two cats. The hara-kiri they are creating together looks so lovely. It’s like you get to witness a full-on cat wrestling match. All they need is a ring and referee, so that they can knock each other up like something.