October 1st 2012 5:31 pm
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Happy Birthday to me! Thank you to all of my wonderful friends for helping me celebrate my 12th Birthday. In honor of my 12th Birthday, here are the top 12 things I'm happy about today in no particular order).
1. Having a wonderful home to live in.
2. Snuggling with my Mom on the couch
3. Having a spot on the couch with a soft, warm blanket
4. My yummy rabbit moist food
5. My nifty fountain - the water stays nice and cold!
6. All my wonderful friends on Catster
7. Dad keeping the bird feeder full so I can watch the birds
8. Having a kitty tower to sit on and look outside
9. Being able to sleep on Mom and Dad's bed
10. Having milk rings to chase around the house
11. Watching nature programs on TV
12. Playing deputy when Teebo and Callie fight
August 20th 2012 4:39 pm
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I was tagged in a game by my pal Tully. Here's the questions just copy and paste. And tag 5 kits to play along.
1) Tell me your funny Christmas story.
Hmmm..I've only been here for two Christmases. However, my 1st Christmas here Mom and Dad found out that even though I'm a little older that I still like to bat at the Christmas ornaments on the lower branches.
2) Where's your favorite hiding place when playing hide and go seek?
I don't really like to hide very much. But when I do, I like to go and hide on the steps to the basement. Not a very good hiding spot, but, like I said, I don't hide very much.
3) What did you dream of being as a young kit?
I dreamt of being a pampered cat - and I am VERY pampered here!
4) What's your favorite hobby?
Cuddling. Seriously, I LOVE to cuddle and get love from Mom and Dad (or anyone who stops by). I also really like to sit on the cat tower and watch the birds.
5) What’s your one "bad habit" that you love and your Mom hates?
I will only play when Mom isn't watching. She would love it if I would play with her or Dad, but I just won't.
6) If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go?
This is a tough one! I'm not really tied to a specific place. I just want to be in a home where I'm loved.
7) What is your guilty pleasure?
8) What is your favorite make believe monster? Post a pic of this mysterious beast.
I don't really have one. I'm pretty unflappable and don't get scared easily.
9) What is the one dreaded thing you have to do at home?
Live with Teebo. I just don't trust boy cats!
10) Zach's family is going to have have coed ships this year for Talk Like a Pirate Day, so which ship do you want to be on Zach, or Zoe’s. Gris will be having a small ship (more like a dingy) for all our kits to be on.
Since I'm a girly girl, I would have to say Zoe's.
Now I'll be tagging 5 of my fabulous friends to play! If you haven't been tagged yet, feel free to play!
July 12th 2012 9:51 pm
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I like to go in the basement and explore. Teebo and Callie are too scared but I'm braver I guess. I stand at the door to the basement and "ask" dad to open it. So he does at my command. Today dad took me in the basement himself to show me some of his "Kollectables" on shelves. He then set me down in an area of the basement I had not yet explored thoroughly and left. I have to admit I did not know where I was. There were all these strange plastic boxes around. So I Meowed my loudest and dad came back down to see what I wanted. Once I saw him I followed him upstairs. So I guess I got lost in the basement. I'm glad dad was available to rescue me. I'll have to explore that area better next time I'm in the basement.
With warm purrs
July 4th 2012 6:49 pm
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Wow - it's already been two years since I got adopted! Time flies when you're having fun!! Thanks to all my pals for stopping by to help me celebrate. Mom and Dad gave us all some Rescue Remedy to help us deal with all the noisy fireworks. Don't know how many people will be outside because it's in the mid 90's and VERY humid.
Mom and Dad are going to stay inside on the couch and watch some Big Bang Theory with me.
June 11th 2012 7:03 pm
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We've all been on a moist food diet since February and I've made a lot of progress on a number of fronts
-I've gone from weighing 17 pounds to 15 pounds
-My eyes aren't goopy anymore. It appears I may have an allergy to grain - who knew?
-I'm getting along more with Teebo since I eat next to him all the time. I even play with his tail sometimes!
-I gave Callie a kiss on her nose. We're still not quite sure about each other, but we're getting there.
-Mom and Dad have figured out that I like to play when no one is watching. If they catch me playing, I'll stop.
Guess that's all for now. Time to go explore the basement!
April 24th 2012 8:22 pm
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It's. been quite a while since I've written. I guess I'm spending too much time napping....I take that back. You can never spend too much time napping. We got switched to an all moist diet recently. Teebo and I are both eating the Nature's Variety rabbit formula, which is really yummy.
It seems I may have had some sort of allergy to grain because Mom has noticed that my eyes are much less goopy and crusty now.
I'm also getting along more with Teebo. I'm not snuggling with him, but I will lay on Mom's chest while he lays by her feet on the couch. Speaking of which, I think it might be time to more snuggled!
February 17th 2012 4:29 pm
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This morning we all got put in carriers and taken to the vet for our annual exams. Everythhing was going well, until Mom and Dad forgot to take me home. I couldn't believe it! The nice vet tech took me in the back and put me in a cage. I got taken out so they could squeeze my tummy.
Finally, they called Mom and Dad to come and pick me up. I was so relieved they came to pick me up that I peed in the carrier as soon as Dad put the car in reverse at the vet.
*Note from Mom: We didn't forget Rose at the vet. We did a senior exam for her and the vet wanted to get a urine sample. Unfortunately, she didn't give them a sample, so the office sent some Nozorb along so we could get a sample at home.
January 16th 2012 7:52 pm
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You need to understand that I'm a super chill cat. Dad calls me his zen cat. I don't really meow very much or yowl. However I still make my wants clear. Here are a few examples.
Getting into the basement
I enjoy going in the basement. I refrain from meowing or pawing at the door. Rather, I simply walk down the hall, then peek around the corner until Mom or Dad sees me andopens the door.
Getting some attention
I have a move that I call the Roser Dozer. It involves simply walking into someone's leg head first. No rubbing up against it, just walking into it.
I LOVE to drink water from the tub faucet. So, when I need a drink, I just hop in the tub and gaze at faucet. If Mom or Dad are in the bathroom they will turn the faucet on then off right away so I can drink the drips.
November 28th 2011 4:08 pm
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On Saturday Teebo, Callie and I had a photo shoot! Mom and Dad piled us in our carriers and took us out to the HEA Adoption Center.
Mom made sure to let my head stick out so I could lunge at the other cars on the road. Mom thinks it's hilarious, but I know that I'm keeping those other cars from attacking us.
We waited our turn like good cats, and in fact we were the ONLY cats in the waiting area, so people were telling us how brave we were with all those dogs (which we were).
The time for our photo shoot arrived and we got taken out of our carries and put on this fluffy white faux fur blanket that was on top of some wooden crates that was next to a Christmas tree. Teebo and Callie had to share the top crate and I got my own crate lower down. However, I felt that something was missing and simply couldn't make the photographer understand and had to walk away from the shoot. (Note from Mom: Seriously, she got up and just walked away a few times while Teebo and Callie just sat there).
Finally, I realized I would need to make do so I stayed laying down, but refused to look at the camera. The photographer was pulling out all the stops to make me look, and she tricked me by barking like a dog! This of course was the one shot where Callie was NOT looking at the camera so there may be some photoshopping involved with the final shot.
Mom and Dad were super happy with the photos (as always!). Once the photos are posted online we'll let you know so you can see them if you want.
October 29th 2011 7:39 pm
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Yay!! What a great way to start celebrating Halloween - I'm a DDP today!
Thanks to all of my pals for stopping by to help me celebrate today!
Gibbs, Cash and Family sent me a wonderful note.
Big Harry sent me a note and even made me a great photo to celebrate.
The Bush furs dropped off some leaves for me to chase around.
Hooch and Crew stopped by with a pumpkin to get me in the Halloween spirit.
Luke, Tully, Sammy and Natasha sent over a fun ghost that I can play with.
Tat sent over a pumpkin that I can carve.
Zoey and family sent me a black cat that I can play with.
Mallee, Milo, Smokey Jos, Same, Timmy and Ziggy sent over some very yummy sushi for me to enjoy.
I also got sooo many wonderful comments on my diary from Finney, Peekaboo, Ollie, Samoa, Sofie and Zoey.
If I've missed anyone, the blame rests squarely on Mom.