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Engineer with Cats

Shaved Calico Cat

For whatever reason, this year has been a rough one for the longhaired cats.  All the boys and Rhea have been having a lot of large hairballs, and Rhea even had a big wad of hair get stuck being pooped … Continue reading

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Anna and Grant

Anna was torn today, as Sherman came up to the door to visit then backed off. She knew someone was out there and was uncertain to explore or stay.  She compromised by watching out the door from the sofa. With … Continue reading

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Sunday Bits

I was wondering who was pulling bits of packaging out onto the floor this last week. I’ve seen Davout on the counter, but this is the first time I’ve seen him only halfway up.

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Warm and Lazy

Rhea is very rumpled today after her nap. Grant is sleepy but prim and proper.

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One thing with getting a new cellphone is that you must redo a lot of apps..and I don’t add that many. Just trying out a WordPress App and its new editor.

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Nap Time

The cats were forming a ring around the room.  Grant and Rhea were up high on one wall, atop the bookshelves.   She gave me a yawn of greeting that I managed to get a picture of. I remember when … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday

Marshal D and his crazy whiskers took a nap just where I could reach down and ruffle his tummy fur. Catching up on some old shots…

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Grant suddenly decided he liked this chair arm. Anna prefers sofa back sides. Anna has two moods outside her room.  Ecstasy and Anxiety.

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Anna’s World

Anna has been taking the chance to explore more often.  She will walk right past Sherman with only a little trepidation and even when she’s exploring his following her only bothers her a little. The only difficulty is that she … Continue reading

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Patio Time

There was some daylight left so I let the cats out back.  It was muggy again, but no panting problems from Sherman.  He didn’t rush around, just strolled about eating plants. Grant rolled about on the warm concrete.

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