Wednesday, December 12, 2012


If you’ve ever wondered what you or your friends and family would look like as cats, download the new Friskies® “Catify Yourself app and start creating, posting and sharing your funny Cat-ified photos with friends and family today.

A leader in apps and tablet games for cats and humans, the new, free Friskies “Catify Yourself” app allows you to send photo messages to your friends from a cat-like you. The iPhone app is easy to use and free from the App store now. You can also use “Catify Yourself” on the Friskies Facebook page. Start Cat-ifying, and share your photos on the Friskies Facebook page for the opportunity for your photo to become the Friskies “Catify Photo of the Day.”

I have often thought that I look like a cat. Throughout the years people have even told me that my clear green eyes appear to be "cat-like". Only problem was that I didn't have the fur to go with it! When the people at Friskies emailed me about "Catify Yourself" I couldn't wait to give it a go! I did mine from the Friskies Facebook page.

Now I can look like Cody!!

Watch the  ‘how-to’ video, or just get started by choosing one of the cat background templates. The background templates feature cats with toys or in playful poses. And just in time for the holidays, Friskies® offers special holiday-themed templates for those ready to take Cat-ification to a very merry place by surprising their friends and family with Cat-ified holiday e-greetings.

Once you’ve chosen a template, take a photo of yourself or choose one from your camera roll, and add a caption from the list. Friskies offers dozens of funny captions to fit a variety of expressions and situations including “Awkward,” “Somebody a grouchy bear today?” “I’ll explain later,” “Can you pick up some paper towels on the way home?” and “Do you feel as good as I look?” With so many possible combinations of fun backgrounds, quirky captions and your photos, final Cat-ified photos can range from hilarious to cute to just plain strange.

“Cats have incredible sensory abilities and playful imaginations. We’re fascinated by them, and this app lets us have fun with the idea of what it would be like to be cats for a while, at least in photos, and share those photo moments with family and friends,” said Shawn Brain, assistant brand manager for Friskies. “We’ve enjoyed a lot of laughs creating Cat-ified images of ourselves, but seeing people’s reactions when they receive Cat-ified photos is just as much fun. We can’t wait for people to try it out and start sharing.”

In addition to sharing with family, friends, and on Facebook with Friskies, images created with the “Catify Yourself” app make great mobile phone wallpaper or social media profile pictures.  Create and upload photos to share with us anywhere you’d use a photo of yourself, including Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and even LinkedIn.

What are ya waiting for?
Go and check it out!!

Friskies offers a variety of free tablet and mobile games and apps for cats and humans, including “Cat Fishing” for cats on iPhone and Android mobile and tablet platforms, and “You vs. Cat,” the first Friskies game you can play with your cat, for Android and iPhone tablets. For more information about Friskies Games for Cats, search your App Store for “Friskies” and please visit

About Friskies
The Friskies® brand offers a complete line of great-tasting cat foods, including more than 60 wet, dry and treat varieties. Friskies is manufactured by Nestlé Purina PetCare, a global leader in the pet care industry. Nestlé Purina PetCare promotes responsible pet care, humane education, community involvement and the positive bond between people and their pets. The North American headquarters for Nestlé Purina PetCare is located at Checkerboard Square in St. Louis; Mo. Nestlé Purina PetCare is part of Swiss-based Nestlé S.A. – the world’s largest food company. All trademarks are owned by Société des Produits Nestlé S.A. or used with permission.

In full disclosure: I was not compensated for this post. I am a member of the Purina Cat Blogging Panel and was happy to share this information!


  1. Yikes........ I don't know if we want to see HH in cat gear. That's pretty funny..... MOL

    Have a great day.

    Hugs, Max, Bugsy, and Knuckles

    1. OMC I think it is completely hilarious! I could do it all day lol. I want to see you catified!! You have a great day too!

  2. Cool! I will have to try it when I have the time!!!

    The KT Mom

  3. That looks like so much fun! I wonder what I would look like as a cat...

    Nubbin wiggles,

  4. Hee, hee! You humans will do anything to become cats. We rule!

  5. Hahaha! How awesome. I will have to go check this out.

  6. Those kitties are scaring us
    Benny & Lily

    1. you aren't the first one to say that MOL, nor will you be the last...MOL!! Especially mine!

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    1. hehehe...only my hairdresser (or catdresser) knows for sure MOL!

  8. OMC! I am sooooo not letting Dad near this one! He will catify efurryone he knows! AND post it to his FB page!! And Cody, I think Miss Caren looks furry cute in your furrs...paw hugs, Savvy

  9. Bwaa! Haa!! Haa! Me is going to has to does Mommy and Daddy!