August 2nd 2013 9:09 pm
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Meow, well, I just don't think it's fair, that's all!
Late every afternoon I get a Teatime Treat. Mom puts ten Temptation treats out fur me on a plate in the kitchen, on the floor near the refrigerator. I sit in the dining room and watch while she gets them ready, and if she's late, I remind her by moving pointedly to the doorway to the kitchen and sitting there to make sure she sees I am waiting.
Today, because of something she read on Catster, she did something different, though. Instead of just putting my well-deserved treats on the plate, she cut an empty cardboard paper towel roll in half and put the treats inside it, and then put the roll on the plate. I had to extract the treats one by one with my paw before I could eat them. It took me at least twice as long as usual.
Really, mom! I don't care what you read about "making things interesting" for kitties and "challenging kitties mentally." I just want my treats, that's all! And do you really think it's a "challenge" to get treats out of a paper towel roll? I'm not a kitten, you know, and I'm quite accustomed to using my paws. Please give up this ridiculous idea!
*flips tail in annoyance* Meow, if she does it again, maybe I'll show her how good I am at using my paws by taking a swipe or two at her leg. . . .
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I agree, it's not fair! Mommy used to make me sit to get a treat just because she liked me to eat them from her hand one at a time. She thought she was teaching me tricks! I taught her a trick though. I wouldn't sit anymore. I knew if I rubbed against her legs enough times she would just give yhem to me. I ,ove Temptation, and I shouldn't have to work for them. Neither should you! You are a princess, after all!
Not fair that you have to work for treats!
MOL~ Oh Athena, dat bites bit time~! Mom tried dat a few times too fur me 'n Mallee 'n Mallee went fur it, but not me, I knew it wuz a TRICK~! I am not a piggy like Mallee anyfur.
Swat away, gurlie gurl~! U shouldn't haz to 'work' fur treats in my opinion~! We bof like tempation treats soft 'n hard but only cheesey craze on da hard. Yesh, definitely a Purrincess should NOT has to work fur spawcial treats~! XOXO Love ya~!
Milo 'n Mallee too
You might have to work on teaching mom a few tricks and see if she likes to have to work for her treats
Thanks fur your support, guys! I think mom's gotten the message! *giggles*