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Tipswitch RIP

Breed Unknown/Domestic Long Hair
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Sex: Male   Weight: 20 lbs.

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Today is my Rainbow Bridge Day.

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Special Gift Box:
The family of Big Harry, My Orange Angel, Patches, Angel Abigail, Angel Zack, Angel Lumi and more!

Tippy, Tipster, Nutso Cat, Fatso, Crazy Kitty

Kitty Complexion:
sleepyvery active
not curiousvery curious
not vocalvery vocal

Quick Bio:
-mixed breed-disabled -cat rescue

Gotcha Date:
May 5th 2002


Body/neck rubs with your feet---anything stinky

Scares easy from loud noises or head pets

Favorite Toy:
Oversized stuffed grey mouse toy

Favorite Nap Spot:
In front of the hall window in the sun or by the back door in the sun

Favorite Food:
ANYTHING including my plants

eating, squeezing 20 lbs of cat under/behind the couch, catching flying bugs mid air with his paws, the most incredible " Meow Meow Meow?" talk I have heard.


Arrival Story:
I moved to DC from the west coast and made some friends at the local consignment shop. One of the ladies there had to move to Texas for a few months to take care of her parents, she had 2 cats and had not found a place for one of them to stay. I volunteered thinking he could stay with me until she returned. I never did get ahold of her again but he has a good home here.

Tippy is a huge, white, fluffy scaredy cat. I think sometime in his life he was abused in some way. The vet also thinks something happened to his head/neck as he doesn't have full motion to turn his head. I have had him for 2 years now and he has settled in. He was real insecure at first but he has settled down quite a bit. I think he has decided since I feed him so regularly and rub him that all will be well. He's not so intimidated by his room mate Sam anymore and you actually see them sitting next to each other to bird watch.

Forums Motto:
Fluffy Hair Ball

The Groups I'm In:
Pure White Kitty Club

I've Been On Catster Since:
June 8th 2005 More than 11 years!

Rosette, Star and Special Gift History

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Joining Sammy now

Good bye to all my peeps

February 19th 2014 9:30 am
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Tired and not feeling so well, had to lay down and rest. I'm gonna go catch mice with Sammy now.

RIP big Kitty


After being sick for a couple of months

September 28th 2013 5:57 pm
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Not feeling so hot and joined Samwise this morning. Going to catch mice on the Rainbow Bridge now....big hugs to all my friends human and kittys.

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