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It´s the spice kittens! Thousands follow
antics of Basil, Mace, Sage and Pepper
online after owner installs webcam
in their play area

Daily Mail [UK], by Olly Wright

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 12/7/2012 8:17:54 AM

A litter of picture purr-fect eight-week-old kittens have become an internet hit after their foster parent installed a webcam to capture their adorable antics around the clock. Nicknamed the Spice Kittens, Basil, Mace, Sage and Pepper have attracted more than 18,000 followers on live events website Livestream from their home in America. The 24/7 recording of the four internet starlets was launched by foster dad John Bartlett after they were born to to a stray named Rosemary on October 5. At any given time during peak hours, there can be between 4,000 and 7,000 viewers tuning in

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Not for diabetics--the ultra-sweetness will do you damage. And, yes, "spice" is a misnomer (except for Pepper) but then it wouldn´t be a play on Spice Girls, would it?

Skip the text and just look at the photos and videos. Better than valium for cat-lovers.

Awww!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 12/7/2012 8:25:40 AM     (No. 9053226)

Thank you, OP for my cute fix for today! Love these adorable kitties!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: thelmalou, 12/7/2012 8:47:04 AM     (No. 9053259)

Squeeeeeeee!!!


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Reply 3 - Posted by: jorgecito, 12/7/2012 9:09:33 AM     (No. 9053298)

Awwww. It lightens the heart to watch these beautiful little creatures of God.

A little stray on my back porch give birth to an almost identical litter -- two "dilute" orange kittens, one dark orange kitty, and one dark kitty. I took them inside to keep the tiny things warm ... and twelve years later, I still have two of the little guys (who are now large and fat).

There appears to be one photo that is mislabeled. "Rosemary" (as the mama is appropriately named) is a calico in most of the pictures; but one shot shows a different mom. Maybe she was just babysitting?



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Reply 4 - Posted by: linkay6, 12/7/2012 9:43:25 AM     (No. 9053362)

I noticed the different "moms" also - At first I thought it might just be a different angle, but it is definitely two different moms! The babies are super sweet though!!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: happywarrior, 12/7/2012 9:46:41 AM     (No. 9053373)

Where´s the "Like" button here? ; )

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JoniTx, 12/7/2012 9:59:11 AM     (No. 9053403)

Agree with #5!! Awwwww.....sweet!

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