Monthly Archives: April 2014

Who’s Watching?

The number one watcher is Julie today.  He has been spending a lot more time looking out for the kittens when they are outside playing in the back yard.  He’s up on the wall, but instead of looking outward he … Continue reading

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Formal Picture Day

Someone always has to be a comedian. The pictures I liked from Friday’s outside time broke up into the grass eating shots and some nice portraits. Julie is adjusting to being the top cat in an interesting way.  He was … Continue reading

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Meals of Grass

It was a nice day to go out and the theme of the day was grass eating.  Julie has always been a big grass eater…and barfer, of course.  Davout has been sniffing at and eating grass blades since his first … Continue reading

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Life Goes On

Yesterday after saying goodbye to Gus, we all took some time to recharge some in the back yard in the sun.  Julie is apparently over his reluctance to be outside and spent some of the time patrolling the pool area … Continue reading

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Farewell to Gus

Gus did not wake up in the hospital this morning.   It wasn’t a shock given how he was withdrawing inward yesterday.  It was just time to go. I got to see his body a last time.  He looked more relaxed than … Continue reading

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Shrinking Hopes

I visited Gus today and talked to the vet.  Some of the treatments are helping – the IV is easing his dehydration, but he is still refusing food and slipping farther away.  I will see him again tomorrow morning, but … Continue reading

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Gus is Out Sick

Gus is in the hospital now.  He stopped wanting much food the last day or so and was very sluggish in the morning and refused food.  He did drink some so he hasn’t given up yet.  He even walked up … Continue reading

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Pokey Day

I caught Rhea hanging out in a ‘tunnel’ at the base of the stairs behind the sofa back to the cat tree.  I’ve seen her use the tunnel before but not sleep there.  Pay no attention to the knee brace … Continue reading

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Taxing Day

I finished up my taxes today but inbetween I could see the cats lazing the day away.  I loved this view of Rhea snuggling up to this anglerfish cat toy… And it was even funnier with the back feet flopped … Continue reading

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Boring Day

Julie’s strange mood of not wanting to go out continues, but he seems a bit less tired out.  As a hiker that habitually overdoes the exertion and has three days of sore muscles afterward, I sympathize with this.   So … Continue reading

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