Gucci **R.I.P.**(Nov 25, 2006)

Domestic Shorthair/Pixie-Bob
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Home:London, ON, Canada  [I have a diary!]  
Sex: Male   Weight: 12 lbs.

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Guc, Goosee, Goudi

Kitty Complexion:
sleepyvery active
not curiousvery curious
not vocalvery vocal

Quick Bio:
-part feral-pound cat-disabled
-cat rescue

September 1st 2002

Brown Tabby

Being outside, causing mischief, being secretive and a genius, fighting, giving other kitties baths, sleeping, playingin the night, catnip, fishing food out of the water dish

being scared, not getting attention, being trapped inside, not getting his wet food, other kitties getting in his way whenhes high on catnip

Favorite Toy:
other cats, toy mice, twist-ties!! fishing food out of the water dish...& anything unexpected

Favorite Nap Spot:
the bed, on your head, under the couch, kitty beds anywhere & everywhere

Favorite Food:
Whiska's meaty morsels, dog treats, anything dairy, crackers, meat

standing/walking on hind legs, ripping open unopened food, thinking up genius plans, escaping

indoors and outdoors

Arrival Story:
Gucci was a young kitten, all alone and scared at St. Thomas Animal Aide ON. He was resuced and brought home to a loving father & family. He was abused, but always survived. He has traveled to and from many homes in his short life, but is as happy and healthy as ever. He is in guardianship of his uncle & aunt at the moment.

Gucci will always keep on kickin, no matter how many hardships he endevors. He has lost his tail and walks with a gimp for life, but he is as cute and lovable as can be!!!!!!! Gucci is pure PIMP :)

Forums Motto:

The Groups I'm In:
♥ =^..^= 4 The Love of Cats =^..^= ♥, Adorable Adoptees, Canadian Catsters, CAT-tastrophe!, Terrific Tabbies, ^^^^Cool, ~**The Kool Kitty Lounge**~

Kitty Crush:

Special Caster Friends:
Miko, Saona, Jezabelle, Taz, Kiddy, Kaida, Rio, Jinx

Signiture colour:
Black with bling

Catser Look-a-like:

Most Recent Secret Plan:
Popping open the window screen & letting out the other cats :)

I've Been On Catster Since:
March 2nd 2006 More than 11 years!

Rosette, Star and Special Gift History

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Gucci...."a life lost much too soon"

an unexpected end of the road...

January 2nd 2007 9:15 pm
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After trying to change Gucci's diet with no success for bladder/kidney stones, he became blocked and was unable to urinate and began going down hill very quickly. After undergoing emergency surgery to unblock his urethra and clean his bladder of stones, Gucci appeared to be recovering just fine after about a week. He was able to escape his isolation to the kitchen, remove the cone the vet had placed on his head and remove all stitches in his belly!! He seemed to be back to our normal Gucci....

that week, we took Gucci to have his incision looked at and his bladder checked for urine to make sure he was recovering as well as we had hoped. That evening once home, Gucci seemed not himself and very sluggish...we just thought he was tired.....

We awoke to Gucci incontinent and seizuring the next morning and rushed him to the emergency after hours clinic. Gucci had suffered a stroke due to a blot clot from his bladder traveling to his brain after having his bladder squeezed the day before at the vet's office. Gucci had suffered from seizures previous to this day, but this stroke combined with his weak body, was just too much for him. The swelling on his brain was irreversible and even if something could have been done, he had no reflexes present in his eyes or limbs.

Our family was forced to make the decision that no family wants to ever make in their lifetime....but we knew that Gucci would never have the life he wanted or enjoyed ever again.

He travelled over the rainbow to kitty heaven after 40 minutes in our arms.....and left his family only in body, but never in spirit.

Gucci, now one month passed, sits watching over the rest of his kitty and human family from our mantel and lives on everyday in our hearts.

Gucci was a cat so special, unique and wonderful that no other could be compared....he will never be replaced, forgotten or lost. He is with us every day.

R.I.P. Gucci (Nov. 25, 2006)

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