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  • The internet's obsession with cats is spreading into the real world
  • The internet's obsession with cats is spreading into the real world
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Creature comforts at Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium

Seeing an opportunity to unite cat-lovers with their feline friends while supporting the local community, Lauren Pears is opening Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium: London’s first cat café.

Location United Kingdom--London

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Nothing has captured the hearts and imaginations of internet users quite like cats. Amidst a plethora of LOLcats and YouTube videos of clumsy kittens, The Infinite Cat Project sends browsers on a boredom-busting mission to endlessly look at cats that are looking at cats, while Tardar Sauce – better known as Grumpy Cat – is a fully certified feline celebrity.

Yet in the real world, human-cat contact is sparse – particularly for city dwellers committed to rental properties, where many landlords hold strict policies against pets. Seeing an opportunity to unite cat-lovers with their ...

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