Here's a good description from the BBC News Magazine piece "Who are the furries?
": "No standard definition exists but generally furries are people who have a fascination with anthropomorphic animals.
) from a select group of "excellent" universities and colleges. As the lady holding the cat explains, "Cat lovers from all walks of life can celebrate the photos, the stories and videos of their beloved family member.
" Lots of people describe themselves in their 420profiles as "laid back," "kicked back" and "mellow"; some profiles talk about wanting to find a special someone with whom they could "burn a little." Most mortals need not apply "Smart is sexy" at Right Stuff Dating.com, an ultra-exclusive site that bills itself as "the Ivy League of dating." To join, you must be a graduate or a faculty member (proof required! Otherwise, piano music will start to play, and a woman holding a cat will enter from stage left and keep putting strong verbal emphasis on the word "purr." That said, if you adore your cat (and cats in general), and if you want to meet someone who feels the same way about cats, then this is the place to be.(There's even a choice for people who are taller than 6-foot-11! Make sure your computer has virus protection before you click on Ashley Calm down, it's just salad Oh, to be young, hip, single, fashionable and employed in Midtown Manhattan.