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Picture of Laika, a female Russian Blue

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Home:Oxnard, CA  
Age: 9 Years   Sex: Female

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Kitty Complexion:
sleepyvery active
not curiousvery curious
not vocalvery vocal

Quick Bio:

May 7th 2006


Eating human food, sitting on laps, purring


Favorite Toy:
Pirate dog stuffed animal

Favorite Nap Spot:
the sofa and bed

Favorite Food:
Royal Canin, Science Diet mix

knocking things over


Arrival Story:
My owner had wanted a Russian Blue for some time, and her boyfriend agreed to buy her one as a college graduation present. She researched breeders online and found one that she really liked, based in Apple Valley, California. They drove a few hours to pick me up and named me Laika, after the Russian space dog. Laika means "barker", which refers to the way I howled when I first came home, and it is also the name of a song by The Arcade Fire, one of my owner's current favorite bands. When I first came home, I wanted nothing to do with my new parents! I hid for a week, and it took two for me to come out with bribes of food. Finally, after three weeks, I decided that I loved my owners and now I am the sweetest and most affectionate cat they have ever known.

I am my owner's first purebred cat, and she is interested in showing me if I get more comfortable around strangers.

Lives Remaining:
9 of 9

Forums Motto:
Hakuna Matata

I've Been On Catster Since:
January 4th 2007 More than 8 years!

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