This year was full of ups and downs, which is why we launched Always Pets in September to celebrate the one thing we can all find joy from — our beloved pets. Our mix of articles covered everything from hilarious cat memes to facts about horses to tips on how not to annoy your pet, attracting approximately 1.9 million entrances to the site in its first three months.
Here, we look back at the top 10 stories that readers enjoyed the most since our launch. We’re looking forward to a more hopeful 2021 filled with lots of cuddles from our dogs, cats and every other pet in between.
Cat Memes So Funny We Could Just Cry
Cats are funny, like spit-out-your-drink funny, so it’s no surprise that meme legends like Limecat and Grumpy Cat became household names overnight. That’s why we gathered some of the funniest cat memes we could find to entertain readers.
Adorable Dog Breeds That Always Look Puppies
People love puppies, and luckily, there are tons of dog breeds that always have that adorable puppy face. Which one’s your favorite?
Smartest Dog Breeds, Ranked
All dogs are smart, but these 30 purebreds happen to be the most intelligent, even if the ways in which they display their smarts are not always obvious to humans.
These Wildlife Photos Are Straight-Up Hilarious
Each year, the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards hosts a competition that encourages photographers from around the world to take some seriously funny wildlife photos. And the top 44 wildlife photos from this year were pure comedic gold.
Cat Breeds for All 12 Horoscope Signs
Yes, we did it. We matched the best cat breeds for each horoscope sign. And whether readers agreed or disagreed with our matches, people had fun debating the topic on Facebook and elsewhere online.
These Wacky Dogs Will Turn Your Day Around
Now, cats are funny, but so are dogs. And the dogs of Instagram make for some of the wackiest, funniest photo-ops around. Just see for yourself...
Animals That Are Even Bigger Than We Imagined
This article highlighted Always Pets’ coverage of animals in the wild, with facts and photos of some of the biggest animals in the world. No, you can’t keep them as a pet, but we guarantee that their size alone will amaze you.
Fun Facts About Horses You’ll Want to Share
Did you know that miniature horses can pull up to three times their weight? What about the fact that horses can reproduce with zebras? Horses are fascinating creatures — so fascinating, in fact, that readers spent an average of 11 minutes and 11 seconds reading about what makes them so unique.
Rare Dog Breeds You May Not Know About
Most everyone knows what a Golden Retriever or Poodle is, but what about a Karelian Bear Dog or Stabyhoun? We found the 35 rarest dog breeds to give readers an inside on the less traditional family pet.
40 Ways to Annoy the Fur Off Your Dog and Cat
Did you really think you never did anything to annoy your pet? Well, we offer insight into what exactly might be driving your furry friend a little crazy.