Monthly Archives: September 2011

Front and Back

This evening when I got home I thought it would be a good day to explore the front yard for a change.  I know that Gus especially likes it out front and he doesn’t have Julius’ ability to jump from one … Continue reading

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Slow Day with Moppets

The last day or so has been kind of sluggish for everyone – Julius even stayed in yesterday without complaining.  That has to be a record. He did do one thing I don’t think he has ever done.  I was lying … Continue reading

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Grab Bag o’ Gus

Usually when I decide on what to make a post on and what pictures to use, I just add those images to the library.  Sometimes, however, I add an extra picture or change my mind on which one to use … Continue reading

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Habits

Yesterday I went to one of the superstores to get pet supplies and like usual I bought a cat toy.  This was a catnip impregnated orange worm.  And as is typically the case, Gus set the pattern for them all by … Continue reading

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No Fear

The question of the day after yesterday’s lockout was if Calpurnia would have lost her sense of safety out in the yard.  She did spend the part of the evening after she got back inside upstairs, which is not usual, but since her … Continue reading

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Poor Calla

Until just a little while ago, I didn’t have a good subject for today’s post (Cries of “never stopped you before” from the peanut gallery are clearly audible).  So I’ll get to that while showing some pictures from yesterday. I … Continue reading

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Hunting Tales

There was a little bit of discussion in the comments of the hunting post of the day before yesterday about hunting triumphs. Kimkiminy related the tale of her cat Kabuki bringing home two mice in the same mouthful.  This is impressive, … Continue reading

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Contrarian Cats

I’m not usually surprised at what cats know or don’t know about things around them, but the evidence is piling up that they actually read this blog and then do the opposite.  I didn’t think much of it when right … Continue reading

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Reluctant Guest

I’m a little surprised at all the comments the last post garnered.  It seems Internet strangeness is almost as interesting as cats!  I’m sure it was all a coincidence (or was it?) but around the time of the French/Canadian likeathon there was … Continue reading

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‘Like’ Strangeness

It’s nice to be liked, I suppose but today I had 12 likes in a minute or so. They were on four posts, three likes to a customer. They were 12 different people, five from Calgary and seven from Seattle.  They seem to … Continue reading

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