A Look Inside Purringtons, Portland's First Cat Cafe (VIDEO)

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Food & Drink
Portland has a cat cafe. It's called Purringtons. We went inside it. It's full of cats. So many cats.So many. At Purringtons there are sad cats, happy cats, playful cats, sleepy cats, sassy cats, and even the elusive friendly cat.It will feature all the fluff you need including local beer and wine, pastries, coffee, tea and "cat therapy." The cats are located in a petting lounge, next to the cafe; the ...   More
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 LUCAS CHEMOTTI

Would You Like to Rub Kyle Beckerman's Belly?

Now you can! The Oregon Humane Society has him up for adoption.


We understand if you want to rub Kyle Beckerman's belly. He is, after all "looking for a lap." You might prefer, however, to rustle DaMarcus Beasley's scruff. Frankly, we're partial to Fabian Johnson—but as of this Saturday, he's taken. The Oregon Humane Society has recently taken to naming their incoming unnamed pets after members of the U.S. national soccer team, who advanced on Thursday, ...   More
Monday, June 30, 2014 by MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Headout: Relax The Hounds

Where to spoil your four-legged circus performers.

This week, the Popovich Comedy Pet Theater somersaults its way into Portland, with dozens of four-legged, furry stars in tow. We figured that ringleader Gregory Popovich—who’s been called a    More
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 REBECCA JACOBSON

One Sick Puppy

Questions about veterinary care dog a pet-leasing company.

News Stories
Hannah the Pet Society, a controversial and growing company that leases pets, is exploiting a loophole in a state law intended for chicken farmers and cattle ranchers—that owners can medically   More
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 ANDREA DAMEWOOD

Rent A Pup

Oregon’s richest veterinarian wants to lease you a pet—but complaints dog his business.

Cover Story
There’s a small storefront near the Nordstrom at Clackamas Town Center that’s hard to ignore. In the window is a gray bunny that can bounce a ball. On a recent visit...   More
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 ANDREA DAMEWOOD

Irrelevant Interviews (Special Extra Edition!): Neil Hamburger

"BIG STORY: Neil Hamburger, is a Great comedian, who would Light up any room, that he walked into, with his Jokes, of Hate.” — Boni Jergen, Volunteer Web Master of Neil Hamburger's Unofficial Site For people who haven't seen the genius of Neil Hamburger, just know this: there are fewer comedians out there that are such top notch entertainers in this day and age. Here is the conversation ...   More
Wednesday, July 7, 2010 Kat Gardiner


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