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6 cats out of 12 - Newcomer, please be patient, gentle. by Kitten
Hello Everyone, I'm new here, thought I'd give it a try - need some cheering up, as much as the cats excell at this, some human comfort would be welcome too. I am crazy about cats, all have been rescues, I can not fault them - the only time I'm unhappy with them is when they fall sick. So, at most...
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Today 07:23 AM
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OT Update 11/13/2018 by jmcquown[_2_]
Thanks for the continued purrs for John, everyone! Like a yo-yo, things have been up and down. The initial surgery included a temporary pacemaker to regulate his heart. Apparently that wasn't doing a sufficient job. Yesterday morning they put in a permanent pacemaker. They have moved him...
Today 06:13 AM
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Buffy Scared the C*** Out of Me! by jmcquown[_2_]
Not literally. :) I had the audacity to go out and run errands today. I felt sure I'd given Buffy plenty of attention when I got home. We played for a while. Then I turned my attention to the computer, which I haven't done for a few days. She was sitting in my lap, getting scritches. I got...
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Today 02:21 AM
by Bill Nak Go to last post
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OT: Purrs for my SO by Tina[_2_]
On 03/11/2018 17:08, jmcquown wrote: My significant other, John, is in the hospital.* He's had heart problems for years.* About 20 years ago he had angioplasty for a blockage.* In 2004 he had quintuple bypass surgery.* Now he's in the hospital again. He's been having issues with...
Yesterday 06:22 PM
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summer food by Judith Latham
Sootie isn't a big food fan, she eats to live rather than living to eat. So in summer she's out more and doesn't come inside much so misses her meals (although she does sometimes have a takeaway) and she becomes scrawny. This year with the very hot summer we've had I decided to try to give her her...
Yesterday 06:20 PM
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OT: More Purrs Needed by joy
On 11/10/2018 6:19 AM, jmcquown wrote: John took a turn for the worse yesterday.* He was doing fine on Thursday, very positive and upbeat.* They'd removed all the tubes.* He was eating and said he felt really good.* Last night, not good.* The difference between night and day. :( ...
Yesterday 07:27 AM
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More Purrs Needed by Kitten
6 kitties sending you both purrs. -- ----------------------------------------------------------------- Adresse email/correspondance prives = Ne Pas partager sans permission S.V.P. Private email address/correspondance = Please Do Not share without approval. Merci de laisser l'historique de...
Yesterday 06:01 AM
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Where is everybody? by joy
I haven't seen any posts here for a couple of days.
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November 10th 18 03:20 PM
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Uh Oh! by jmcquown[_2_]
I have pet steps next to my bed. I bought them when Persia (RB) was having some trouble leaping up onto the bed. Buffy immediately realized these were steps for *her* to use. Of course! She inherited them. :) The problem is, when I get up in the morning she goes down the pet steps and then...
October 24th 18 02:28 AM
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Update on Mark Edwards by Mishi[_2_]
Hello all, Bridget Baker called Mark and talked to him a bit yesterday. Here is her post: Hey everyone, I had a very brief conversation with Mark Edwards last night. He is hanging in there. Right now he is isolated from the rest of the nursing home because there is evidently some kind of...
October 21st 18 05:42 PM
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Smokey meets the Dawg by Bill Stock[_2_]
The relatives arrived today and brought a couple of their dawgs, because they had a sitter issue. Fortunately the large Bulldog stayed in the car (no it was not hot today), but the miniature BD came inside. It stayed in its crate for the most part, but Smokey stayed in bed, claiming not to know it...
October 17th 18 08:07 PM
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Halloween Cat Decorations by jmcquown[_2_]
Halloween is my favourite non-official holiday :) For years I've hung this cat flag out in the month of October: https://i.postimg.cc/nLsTSbBK/catflag.jpg It's just fun! Jill
October 6th 18 03:00 PM
by jmcquown[_2_] Go to last post
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Scardy Cat! (Buffy) by jmcquown[_2_]
I don't really understand. There are usually afternoon thunderstorms starting around May every year. It's typical for this part of South Carolina. Buffy has been through two hurricanes (Matthew and Irma) with me. Wind and rain never bothered her, nor did thunder or lightning. A thunderstorm...
October 4th 18 08:17 PM
by Judith Latham Go to last post
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Cats terrible for catching rats by Tigger[_2_]
https://www.wired.com/story/rats-vs-cats/ IN THE SUMMER of 2017, Michael Parsons found the urban rat haven of his dreams: A Waste Management transfer station—aka a literal trash heap, aka rat paradise—in Brooklyn, New York. For nearly two years, the behavioral ecologist and visiting scholar...
October 1st 18 06:54 PM
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Seasons Changing by jmcquown[_2_]
This happens every year. Buffy keeps trying to find the comfy snooze spot in the sun. She follows it around on the floor. Then up onto the sofa. Oh dear, it keeps on moving! Where are the sunny snooze spots? I've said before, I can't do a thing about the earth turning. Fall arrives (not...
September 28th 18 07:25 PM
by Judith Latham Go to last post
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We found the neighbor's kitten :-) by Jill McQuown[_2_]
Oh, what a feeling! https://slaymyboredom.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/missing-kitty.jpg
September 22nd 18 10:57 PM
by Greg C Go to last post
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Red squirrel experts? by Bill Stock[_2_]
Anyone have these pests? I haven't seen them since I was a kid. The black/grey squirrels are relatively harmless, other than digging up the flower pots and bulbs. But these red squirrels are maniacs, they harass everything in sight and seem to enjoy chewing on the roof. We actually have one living...
September 21st 18 07:05 AM
by MaryL Go to last post
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Lap cats - or not by joy
For ages, I’ve had cats in my lap while I sat in my recliner and watched TV in the evening. About 90% of the time I’d have both, although occasionally it would be just Pickles, and once in a while just Koala. Usually Pickles would come up first. She wouldn’t come up if Koala was already...
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September 19th 18 09:05 PM
by Tina[_2_] Go to last post
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Hurricane by Tina[_2_]
Jill, stay safe, it seems to be heading your way. Lota of good wishes that it veers away from you
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September 19th 18 01:28 PM
by jmcquown[_2_] Go to last post
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A mystery by joy
My cats Pickles and Koala free feed. I have two small bowls of kibble down at all times. Between those two bowls I have one of their water bowls. Every day when I change the water there is at least one piece of kibble floating in the water, and sometimes two or three. Since it is this...
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September 16th 18 05:00 PM
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