This is the story of Nadia, a bilingual cat who escapes from a secret lab, and Brian, the Minnesotan who helps her hide from the spies chasing her. It's a tale of friendship and adventure... that also teaches you Russian!


  • Iceland Adventure- Part 5 of 6

    Iceland Adventure- Part 5 of 6

    12/08/2020 Duração: 21min

    With time running out, Brian, Nadia and Ruby get stranded in the middle of nowhere.  In the Russian language lesson, Elena teaches us five Russian idioms.  

  • Iceland Adventure- Part 4 of 6

    Iceland Adventure- Part 4 of 6

    20/06/2020 Duração: 24min

    The gang arrives in Iceland and meets up with Alex, who has alarming news!  This episode has more Russian phrases than any other episode. To avoid spoilers, they are not listed here.

  • Iceland Adventure-Part 3 of 6

    Iceland Adventure-Part 3 of 6

    25/04/2020 Duração: 29min

    The crew rides out a storm together. The cast of Russian for Cats forms a virtual choir and sings a song. Russian words/phrases: Spacibo Numbers 1-10 Navsegda Kislaya Kapusta Koty Koshka My Sem'ya Ya Tozhe Krasiva Proshchay

  • Iceland Adventure- Part 2 of 6

    Iceland Adventure- Part 2 of 6

    09/04/2020 Duração: 18min

    Brian meets a famous YouTuber. Nadia gets high on catnip and causes a ruckus. Ruby reveals her identity. Russian words: Beautiful/Lovely Yes Tuna My eye How hurtful I'm sorry She is family

  • Iceland Adventure 1 of 6

    Iceland Adventure 1 of 6

    09/04/2020 Duração: 26min

    Nadia, Brian and Ruby are just about sick of each other after spending two days driving across the country together. Can they make it to Iceland without scratching each other's eyes out? Russian words/phrases include: Where are we? Stop! Little Mouse Lion oh my God  Join our fan newsletter at  We're on Instagram @russianforcats

  • Meet the Cast-Part Two

    Meet the Cast-Part Two

    26/03/2020 Duração: 04min

    Meet Jacob McNatt! Jacob was the voice of Bro on the Go for Season 2 and he also directed a virtual choir featured in Season 2 Episode 3. You can find more of his work at: His website Soundcloud Instagram 

  • Meet the Cast- Part One

    Meet the Cast- Part One

    20/03/2020 Duração: 02min

    Meet two of our Russian for Cats voice actors:   Alexander Doddy (Alex)      Eyþór Viðarsson (Icelandic DJ)   Twitter:   The Lucky Die: Counter Balance: 

  • Season One Recap

    Season One Recap

    01/03/2020 Duração: 03min

    Listen to this Season One recap before starting Season Two. Season Two is scheduled to release April 2020. Join the mailing list here!

  • Chapter 6

    Chapter 6

    10/05/2019 Duração: 14min

    In the season finale, Ruby persuades Nadia and Brian to leave with her. But can she be trusted? Russian phrases: Who are you?/ Where are we going? Angry Cat sound from

  • Chapter 5

    Chapter 5

    07/04/2019 Duração: 15min

    Nadia and Brian argue over VHS tapes and Nadia's past catches up with her. Russian words/phrases from this episode: -Two days- Good Morning- No- Good Job- and more Russian in the post-story discussion!

  • Chapter 4

    Chapter 4

    20/03/2019 Duração: 17min

    A new threat emerges and Nadia reveals details about her life as a Russian street cat. Pam and Elena play a vocabulary game in the post-story discussion. Additional voices by Peter Smith.

  • Chapter 3

    Chapter 3

    27/02/2019 Duração: 26min

    Nadia and Brian race against the clock to get the trailer up to code before inspection day. Russian words and phrases you will learn in this episode: No- Newspapers- Magazines- Beautiful- Merry Christmas- Boss- Congratulations- Please- Spider- Content warning: The worst thing you will hear is "Burn in hell, a*****e." Meet the cast and crew @russianforcats on Instagram!

  • Chapter 2

    Chapter 2

    27/02/2019 Duração: 21min

    Nadia and Brian attempt to outsmart the spy agency and a visitor shows up at the door with alarming news. Russian words and phrases you will learn in this episode: A good day My hero Thank you Where is _____? Forever Only Forward Breakfast Good Content warning: The worst thing you will hear is "What the h*** am I gonna do?" For more Nadia, follow us on Instagram @russianforcats !

  • Chapter 1

    Chapter 1

    27/02/2019 Duração: 25min

    Nadia runs away from the secret lab and finds refuge with Brian.  Russian words in this episode: Run Sad Cat Hi A**hole/Jerk Yes Thank You I don't know Content warning: the word a**hole is the worst thing you will hear. Meet the faces behind the voices on Instagram @russianforcats