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Home:College Park, MD  [I have a diary!]  
Age: 20 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 13 lbs.

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Samoa - Diva Angel

Sampy, Sammy, Pooter, Doggy Paws

Kitty Complexion:
sleepyvery active
not curiousvery curious
not vocalvery vocal

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Quick Bio:
-mixed breed

April 6th 1997

Brown Tabby


non neutered males

Favorite Toy:
toy mice and pom-pom balls

Favorite Nap Spot:
on my bed behind my knees

Favorite Food:
chicken, winter squash, spinach quiche, and of course whipped cream

He plays fetch like a dog. He will actually bring me a toy mouse or pom-pom balls and meows.

indoors and outdoors

Arrival Story:
One day in 1997 I saw a photograph of five kittens that had that Maine Coon look. Underneath the photo it said "free kittens, all boys and below that was a phone number. This photo was attached to a bulletin board outside a grocery store in Solomon's Island, MD. I called the number and went to pick up Sampson (who I named after his dad. I just added the "Silver Dollar" part to it because he had a little bit of silver cast to his fur. The owner told me his dad was silver, longhaired and big. He hid the whole time I was there. I did get to see baby Sampson's mommy who was a tiny shorthair named Skimpy. She looked like a kitten herself.

Sampson or Sampy or Pooter is the most affectionate cat I have ever owned. He loves giving me sandpaper licks, especially in my hair or on my chin. When I sit down at the computer, he always wants on be on my lap and starts in with his kneading and drooling and licking and purring. Every night he sleeps with me behind my knees. He loves to play fetch and he initiates the game by bringing me toy mice or pom-pom balls. Sometimes at night he brings me mice or balls and I find them on the bedroom floor in the morning whereas they weren't there the night before. When Bentley passed away Sampson became more and more effectionate. It was like he was glued to me. I had to get him a playmate and I did so in June of 2005. His name is Bailey Gray Cloud and he will be entered also in Catster as one of my cats. SAMPY'S DIARY PICKS: 2006: 4/28, 5/17, 6/8, 8/4, 10/1, 10/11, 11/7, 11/19, and 12/27; 2007: 1/15, 2/7, 2/12, 2/20, 3/30, 5/11, 5/15, 5/31, and 12/2; 2008: 3/6, 4/23, 5/7, 6/9, 7/20, 10/2, 10/16, 10/31, and 11/7; 2009: 3/16, 3/21, 9/6, 10/19, 11/8, 11/10, 11/16, 11/21, 12/14, and 12/15. CAT OF THE WEEK:

Lives Remaining:
9 of 9

Forums Motto:
I'm the King of this Castle!

The Groups I'm In:
"ROYAL FELINE GROUP", ♥ =^..^= 4 The Love of Cats =^..^= ♥, ♥ A Tribute to Simba ♥, ****#dogs and cats that start with M, **Catstertown**, 10 YEARS OR OVER??? DOGS or CATS, 3S2F, ♫ THE KIT KAT CLUB ♫ ┬«, *** WE LOVE OUR TROOPS***, FANCYPANTS CAFE, Fur Frenzy, PETS for OBAMA, ♥♥MISS DIXIE MONROE'S **DIXIE**LAND♥♥, Awesome Kitties of Catster, BlacKat Lounge, Cat Warriors For The World!, Cats that Act Like Dogs, Catster Maine Coon Lovers, CATSTERHOLICS!!!, Cattitudes, Da Cat`s Meow!, Heart To Heart, I Knead You, Kitty Diary Club, Kitty TTouch Learners, Maine Coon Madness (mixes and full breeds alike), MAN CATS AT WORK - No Girl Cats Allowed, Monkey Business, Multiple Cat households!!!, Muppet's Bucket (HQ-approved fundraiser), Navin and Buds, Nipfields Cat Park, Outdoor World, Pawsome Pages, Pen Paws, Poopology, PURRS N WOOFS VILLAGE, Samoa's Detective Agency, summer lovin' kitties, Tall Cat Tales, The Birthday & Gotcha Club, The Cat Lounge, The Cat's Den, The FURminator┬« Group For Cats, The Maine Coon Gang, The Social Cats, THUNDERCATS*, Trading Cat Goodies, Voki Madness!, Welcome to Kitthaven Estates, Worldwide Pen PAWS, ~♥*Kitty Cat Love*♥~, ~Furiends Furever~, ~~Your Key To Happiness Cruise Lines~~, ~~~*♥Dog Park USA♥*~~~

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August 9th 2016 3:26 pm
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Tomorrow, there will be tears in Heaven and Earth as our beloved community will be no more. It's sad and unfair that a decision to "pull the plug" has been made.

Angels and living beings are crying. So sad!

Love forever my friends,




August 9th 2016 3:20 pm
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Tomorrow, there will be tears in Heaven an Earth as our beloved community will be no more. It's sad and unfair that a decision to "pull the plug" has been made.

Angels and living beings are crying. So sad!

Love forever my friends,




July 11th 2016 6:57 pm
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It's sad to hear about the upcoming demise and shutdown of our lovely town. I hate the word "goodbye" and will miss everycat. I've made wonderful friends and some of you are in touch with Mommy through FB which is good. Still, we need our Catsterland! We've been here since March of 2006 which is a little over 10 years. Why oh why does anything enjoyable never last long??? Again,it's sad. Memories will live on, sure and at the same time we cannot go back here. Still we wish and pray for a miracle . . . will one come to save our beloved community???

Prayer upon prayers and being said for some kind of miracle.

Anyway, we have accrued tons of Zealies in our Kitty Bank Account and started to disburse some of them today. Mommy heard via the gravevine that our angel friend, Edgar, ran out of Zealies. We're helping him out so he could give out goodbye gifts. We're sharing the wealth and will send some out ourselves this week.

We understand so far that the shutdown day is now July 18th. Again, we're still hoping for that miracle.

Got to fly,

Love & purrs to all my friends on heaven and on earth.


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