Mike Bridavsky

Exclusive Interview with Lil BUB’s “Dude” – Part Three: BUB’s Challenges, and What Comes Next

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If you missed Parts One and Two our our exclusive interview with Lil BUB’s “Dude,” Mike Bridavsky, click the links to catch up:

Part One: How It All Began

Part Two: BUB and Her Adoring Public

I’d like to talk a little about Bub’s physical issues. BUB’s osteopetrosis, also known as marble bone disease, is an extremely rare genetic disorder in which bones harden. What types of treatment is Bub receiving?

BUB is the only cat in recorded history born with this bone disease.Continue Reading

Exclusive Interview with Lil BUB’s “Dude” – Part Two: BUB and Her Adoring Public

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If you missed the first part of our interview with Lil BUB’s “Dude,” Mike Bridavsky, click here to read “Part One: How it All Began.”

Are you getting used to BUB’s fame, or does it still seem surreal at times?

Well it’s been 2 years now, and BUB is only 2.5 years old. So while all of her life has been spent as the most remarkable creature on the planet, 2 of those years have been spent as one of the most famous cats on the planet. It’s actually not surreal at all to me anymoreContinue Reading

Exclusive Interview with Lil BUB’s “Dude” – Part One: How It All Began

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I never met Lil BUB in person, but I, like hundreds of thousands of others (BUB currently has more than 650,000 Facebook fans), fell in love with this amazing little cat via photos and videos. I hope to some day meet Lil BUB in person. She conveys a level of charisma on the printed page and in photos and videos unlike anything I’ve ever seen. I can’t even imagine what it must be like to meet this special little cat in real life.

Since an in-person meeting is not in the cards right now, I had an opportunity to do the next best thing: I got to ask Lil BUB’s “dude,” Mike Bridavsky, some questions.Continue Reading