Category: Cats

Caturday

Marceline awaits Easter.

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Catfight in the OK Corral

For the last three weeks, I have fruitlessly tried to reconcile my warring cats. I believe it started when Mimi looked out the front window and saw another animal: maybe a cat, maybe a raccoon, but mostly likely a dog. My street is a dog-walking thoroughfare. She turned on Walter, and the fighting began.  Redirected aggression, they call it. Let me say this before … Read More Catfight in the OK Corral

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Celebrating Milton (It’s Caturday!)

Today we celebrate my mom’s cat Milton, a sweetheart with a difficult past who found his permanent place of residence a few years ago. Now he’s King of the Castle, reigning with benevolence and charm.   Image Credits–Header: (Cesar Cat) © Belinda Ostrowski; (Paws and Heart) © Bigstockphoto.com

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Puttin’ on the Ritz

As promised, I made Jake a top hat…but it was his sister Marceline who made it work.  

Giving in to Cute — Crazy Cute

Aw, da kittums. Not long ago I re-blogged a post about a book with knitting and crochet patterns for cats, Cats in Hats. I bemoaned the idea of dressing one’s cat up in costumes of any sort, but was wise enough to leave the door open for the possibility I might give in to those really cute hats. Wise, because predictably I’ve bonded with … Read More Giving in to Cute — Crazy Cute

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This Side of the Window

Mimi has always looked with longing out her windows, but as she’s gotten older, the great outdoors is more of a passing entertainment and less of a temptation. Every once in awhile, however, the yearning has power. Windows

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Caturday Memories

Today I want to remember all the kitties from my past. I don’t have pictures of all of them, nor is it likely I’ll remember all their names. But Hugo, Petunia, Whittier, Salem, Gabriel, Cassie, Darren, Whitney, Montero, Carter and of course, Paco, you made my life better just by being there in the morning. Even if being there meant you were pestering me … Read More Caturday Memories

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