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02

Aug

The joy of trampolines: Animal editionThese videos prove that trampolines aren’t just for 2-legged creatures.

The joy of trampolines: Animal edition
These videos prove that trampolines aren’t just for 2-legged creatures.

24

Apr

10 cute, quirky commercials starring cats
If the Internet has taught us anything it’s that people love cat videos, and it didn’t take advertisers long to capitalize on our affinity for funny felines.

10 cute, quirky commercials starring cats

If the Internet has taught us anything it’s that people love cat videos, and it didn’t take advertisers long to capitalize on our affinity for funny felines.

25

Mar

6 inspiration workout videos from the animal kingdom
From otter basketball to walrus aerobics, check out the creative ways these animals stay fit and healthy.

6 inspiration workout videos from the animal kingdom

From otter basketball to walrus aerobics, check out the creative ways these animals stay fit and healthy.

04

Mar


 9 videos of cats meeting wildlife 



Whether they’re exploring the backyard or peering through the window glass, cats are curious about the wild world and its many animal inhabitants.
Whether they’re exploring the backyard or peering through the window glass, cats are curious about the wild world and its many animal inhabitants.

14

Dec

10 cats made famous by YouTubeFrom a piano virtuoso to the chattiest cats on the Web, we’ve rounded up some frisky felines made famous by their viral videos.

10 cats made famous by YouTube
From a piano virtuoso to the chattiest cats on the Web, we’ve rounded up some frisky felines made famous by their viral videos.

02

Dec

5 videos of cats that love waterIt’s widely accepted that cats don’t like water, but these swimming, splashing and bathing felines prove to be the exceptions to the rule.

5 videos of cats that love water
It’s widely accepted that cats don’t like water, but these swimming, splashing and bathing felines prove to be the exceptions to the rule.

08

Jun

Happy World Oceans DayIn honor of the 20th annual World Oceans Day, here are two videos that illustrate our planet’s marine majesty from two very different angles.

Happy World Oceans Day
In honor of the 20th annual World Oceans Day, here are two videos that illustrate our planet’s marine majesty from two very different angles.

31

May

YouTube launches channel for pet loversWhether you’re a dog person or a cat person, you’re sure to find something you’ll love on The Pet Collective.

YouTube launches channel for pet lovers
Whether you’re a dog person or a cat person, you’re sure to find something you’ll love on The Pet Collective.

28

May

8 great cat tricks caught on cameraFrom fetching and rolling over to skateboarding and playing the Magic Cup Game, these felines prove that dogs aren’t the only ones who can do tricks.

8 great cat tricks caught on camera
From fetching and rolling over to skateboarding and playing the Magic Cup Game, these felines prove that dogs aren’t the only ones who can do tricks.

22

Apr

From international whaling to global warming, environmental issues have grown increasingly big-picture lately, befitting a holiday whose name was big-picture all along. So, in honor of Earth Day’s all-inclusive nature, here’s a video tribute to all 7 continents — plus the oceans and atmosphere — that highlights some of the planet’s less obvious wonders. Most of the footage presented here is in time-lapse, since Earth’s majesty doesn’t always manifest itself very quickly.

From international whaling to global warming, environmental issues have grown increasingly big-picture lately, befitting a holiday whose name was big-picture all along. So, in honor of Earth Day’s all-inclusive nature, here’s a video tribute to all 7 continents — plus the oceans and atmosphere — that highlights some of the planet’s less obvious wonders. Most of the footage presented here is in time-lapse, since Earth’s majesty doesn’t always manifest itself very quickly.