This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



catnip enables you to add cute and funny images of random cats in your WordPress theme sidebar or in any page with the catnip shortcode.

Current API functionality built into catnip from The Cat API:

  • Currently the only functionality built into catnip is the ability to get 1-100 random images from The Cat API’s “get” method.

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Is it Caturday today?

It is now!



  • General bug fixes


  • Initial release of catnip.

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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