• Pets News

    Pledge to plant a tree for every pet photo shared on Instagram spins ‘out of control’

    An online campaign that promised to plant a tree for every pet photo posted to Instagram “spread out of control,” its creator said Tuesday after it was shared more than 4.1 million times. Instagram Stories was filled with pictures of dogs, cats and other household animals after an interactive “Add Yours” sticker prompted users to share photos of their pets. “We’ll plant 1 tree for every pet picture,” said the sticker, which allowed users to reply with photos. It wasn’t long before questions were raised about who would be planting all those trees and where. The creator behind the Instagram account Plant A Tree Co. took responsibility for the campaign…

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    Instagram cartoonist Saba Moeel on Gen Z hit Pink Cat Daily

    Scrolling through digital artist Saba Moeel’s Pink Cat Daily comics on Instagram is a bit like mainlining meme and hip-hop culture directly into one’s veins. Pink Cat, the plucky feline star of the Bay Area native’s 5-year-old series, is covered in tattoos, balances her spiritual practice with occasional drug use and speaks in the punchline-heavy parlance of the internet. With panels exploring tarot and astrology, party culture and polyamory, Pink’s exploits have endeared her to a stable of (mostly) young social media users. “Pink Cat is an experience on Earth,” explained Moeel over drinks in Hollywood. “It is the document of how the spiritual and physical are a journey of…