Monthly Archives: January 2012

Julius a.k.a “Mister Wiggles”

Julius gets the short end of the photo biz, because he spends a lot of time wandering outside and a lot of the remainder asleep.  He does have an interesting trait that I have not seen on any other cat … Continue reading

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Bwahha

Gus was outside for a bit yesterday himself.  He tends to avoid the direct sunlight because of his dark fur.  There was enough sun to light up those whiskers of his, though. He still prefers the front – when Julie ran … Continue reading

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Outside Calpurnia

It was a nice warm weekend so obviously its a perfect time to get a major head cold.  The door was open, but I noticed that Calla was spending a lot of time upstairs still.  This is odd because last year … Continue reading

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Bobcat Problems

No, it’s not what you are thinking.  The brush clearing operation that has been going on has piled up the discarded wood chips in two large hills right behind my back wall.  Today they had a Bobcat earthmover out and … Continue reading

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Reblog Post:

Originally posted on Anything But Academia:
This blog entry is dedicated to my mom.  Because I know she’ll like it and I’m pretty sure a good combination of nature and nurture from her is why I got so excited about…

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Friday Snacks with Gus

Who says I’m scary?  I’ll kill them for saying that! It was another warm night and the door to the back was open.  Calpurnia was upstairs on her own, and Gus and Julie were outside.  Julie came down from the … Continue reading

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Cat Flop

When Gus decides to lie down, he often goes all the way down.  Even lying on his stomach is too tall – instead he flops on his side for maximum contact.  It isn’t tiredness – you can see that he … Continue reading

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Cozy Cabinet

It was a warm day tonight, so the door was open.  I went outside and found Julius on the wall, and the light behind him made a halo of his loose fur. Very pretty, but not the kind of thing I … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of Calla

Well, I’m having a little trouble coming up with my usual semi-coherent story line for a post so here’s some Calpurnia.  I just read a post recently on ScroobiousPip about an article claiming that it is hard to read an expression in a cat due … Continue reading

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Sweet Award

Calpurnia here shows off her sweet nature by looking like she’s gonna bust me one. Actually, she is just pretty tired out and about to nap. The charming Andrea from the Celestial Kitties blog has nominated me for an award. … Continue reading

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