Monthly Archives: November 2011

Contrary Cats

So no sooner do I state in this blog that Julius is hard to take pictures of, then he starts draping himself in all kinds of photogenic poses and places.  The desk is a good spot, because I have to … Continue reading

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Flashback – War Wounds

Over the last two weeks or so minlit has been telling her readers about massive Cat War Wounds and Whisker Atrocities that have taken place there recently.  I though that this would be a good day to show some similar things … Continue reading

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Perky Gus

Gus felt normal enough to decide to bite Julius after he came in from outside today, which is the first time in a while.  I did find a bit of a mat on his spine today right at the base … Continue reading

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Trim Belly

Calpurnia is obviously not the one this post title is referring to… One note –  there was a question about ‘grey on grey’ tabbies earlier and I mentioned how non-Agouti cats can display ‘ghost striping’ that shows the tabby pattern that … Continue reading

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Return of the Drama Tail

Today saw a return of Calpurnia’s Drama Tail.  At dinner I tried to put some dry food down for her downstairs instead of in her usual place.  She wasn’t having it, and went up to the first landing, looked up … Continue reading

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Julius Gets His Day

Julius sadly gets a bit of a short shrift in this blog.  He doesn’t make trouble, doesn’t worry me except for the odd late night hunting expedition, and doesn’t get sick.  If anyone wants to eat food off his plate … Continue reading

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Thanks Giving

Here at ThreeCatYard we are thankful for this year with lovely Calpurnia…. And with fierce Julius Caesar… And with handsome Gustavus Adolphus.

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On a Shoestring

More pictures from the other day’s fight with a shoestring.  Here’s Calpurnia about to go for the hanging string.  She would lunge at it from time to time and then retreat back to her pad. I had a real “aww..” … Continue reading

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Stir Crazy?

The shut in days are starting to get to everyone, a little.  Yesterday Julius, after watching a little television — it was a Beatrix Potter animated television show, perhaps the singing rats got hm stirred up — took off on a magnificent … Continue reading

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Gus Takes Over

Even though Gus is the first to dash off into the garage or upstairs into a hidey hole when the vacuum cleaner comes out, eventually he comes back out and shows himself again.  This time the first thing he did was to … Continue reading

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