Monthly Archives: December 2013

Out of Sorts

It has been a strange day – out of sync.  “Bedtime” last night was less than quiet as the kittens tried out their new freedom and the other cats reacted to that.  So by mid-afternoon everyone was pretty knocked out. … Continue reading

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Fitting In

The kittens are blending into the house very well right now after another evening of being out with the big cats.  They spent most of the evening playing with the robot fishing toy. I’d decided that this would be the … Continue reading

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Up and Down

Gus is getting used to the kitlets being around during the evenings.  He watches them some, and goes off to his places to sleep like before some.  The kittens haven’t been annoying him with their play. What they have been … Continue reading

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Picture Extravaganza

This is going to be a large post, at least in picture terms.  I just got a new camera! …what, again?  I think it was sometime last year I got the camera with the big zoom.  And that still is … Continue reading

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Puzzles and Prizes

I broke out the Puzzle Box for the kittens today and it was quite a hit.  Davout wanted to be interested, but he was put off by Rhea’s frantic scrabbling for the balls inside.  He was able to get a … Continue reading

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Julie and Gus

I don’t know if this is a formal stage in the process of integrating the new cats with the older ones, but yesterday both Julie and Gus came up to the kitten room door looking for them or me or … Continue reading

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Sleepy Day

It was kind of a slow day for us all.  The kittens did get out in the morning to wander about the house, and interact with Gus.  Julie did his usual hiss and retreat, and then asked to go outside. … Continue reading

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Tired Kittens

Rhea and Davout are bushed right now.  To give you an idea, an hour or two ago I opened the door to their room and left it open — and they didn’t even notice it for about five minutes.  By … Continue reading

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Little Cats, Big World

Davout’s taste of the world outside the kitten room wasn’t enough for him and he has been eager for another crack at it – he even skipped eating his wet food meal tonight.  The encounters with the other cats haven’t … Continue reading

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Opening Doors

Late yesterday, despite having not yet kitten proofed the upstairs, I did take a chance on some introductions.  The most successful face to face meeting was with Gus.  He backed down the hall after meeting in the doorway, but soon … Continue reading

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