September 8th 2014 6:19 pm
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Wow! This has been quite the week!
I turned FOURTEEN and soon I will be our furmily's Longest Living Cat!!!
I also got to decorate my page TWICE ... once for my Birthday and now for Autumn. Up until then my page still had Happy New Year decorations! MOL
I wasn't able to log in to Catster until today but wanted to thank my furiends for celebrating my Birthday with me.
Callie Rose and Herbie are so faithful to make beautiful mementos on behalf of the Birthday and Gotcha Club and the Canadian Kitties group.
Manx so much for the gifties from:
Blue Bird from Princess, Rebby and Kody
Cupcake: 1. Hazel Lucy and 2. Gimli, Django, Nikola and K.C.
Big Hugs: 1. Family of Mac, Ivy, Legoles, Zander and Zoe
2. Family of Sam, Mr. D., Raza and Baltster
January 7th 2014 12:34 pm
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We got this info from our furiend Stormy.
We have had a lot of our furiends lose everything in their fun stuff boxes they have worked on for years. there is a glitch in Catster so please don't even go to your Fun Stuff Boxes until it is fixed! Fortunately we had our pages up before this happened.
we feel so bad for our friends. we know how much time and work it takes to do pages. this is a message from the Watch Cat ~
[Just did some testing and confirmed what has happened to a few of you with your extra bio fields.
For the time being, do not, repeat DO NOT make changes to your extra bio fields until we figure out what's happening. Existing scripts to bio fields will continue to work, but adding a new script wipes them all clean. We do not yet know why.
Turning the display off and back on for a bio field seems to be OK, at least during my initial testing that did not cause a problem, but to be on the safe side, I wouldn't make adjustments of any kind to the Fun Stuff section until Lori & I have had a chance to do more extensive testing.]
Please everyfur post this in your diary. if we can help just one friend not lose all their work it will be worth it. purrs
September 15th 2013 6:32 am
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Wow! I am a very blessed girl!
Manx so much to my dear furiends for celebrating my 13th Birthday and DDP!
Birthday Comments on my Diary: 1. Xena -Princess Warrior 2. Tiny Tot 3. Jezebel 4. Hazel Mazel (Mazie)
Birthday Paw Mail: 1. Mika and family 2. Jezebel and Travis
DDP Paw Mail: 1. Angel Buddie Always Loved 2. Smiley Cassanova
Birthday Mementos: 1. Birthday & Gotcha Club 2. Canadian Kitties
Butterfly: 1. Lil Muppet, Sampson, Nakita & Chico 2. Cocoa Jo and furmily
Cupcake: 1. My precious Charley who promises he is watching over me *tears* 2. Gimli, Isis, Tabi, Django & KC 3. Tigger and the Gang
Rose: 1. Tony, Anna, Greystone, Sammy & family 2. Reebok, Callie & Rose 3. Molly Angel & family 4. Norman, Wanda & family 5. Indiana
Ice Cream: 1. Angel Sam, KiKi & Em 2. Ginger
Lemonade: 1. Maize and HL 2. Tiger, Tiny & Beauty 3. Pooh Bear and the Carolina Crew
Pink Ribbon: Ozzy & Harriet
Watermelon: Pinkie, Biggles, Nonny, Buddy & family
September 5th 2013 5:40 am
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Manx so much to my Catster furiends for celebrating my Birthday with me.
Later today I'll have my Birthday portrait taken and Mom promised me some Tuna and some Tuna Juice.
Life is pretty wonder-full for me. I have real good sleeps and my appetite is still really strong. I demand my fish oil capsule every morning.
Every so often I run down the hall with a burst of energy. Mom helps me get up on the love seat when I want to enjoy some snuggles there.
I still LOVE being brushed! I got a pre-Birthday bath and now my fur is all shiney again.
Every day Jasper and Jillian give me kisses and sometimes they wash me. I've had them for half my life now. They keep me young at heart.
November 2nd 2012 11:07 am
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My vet just called Mom and there is NO MASS in my bladder!!!
My bladder wall is very thick and inflamed so I`ll be coming home with a different anti-inflammatory that I can take for a longer time than the last one I had. It`s a pill but I don`t mind pills.
We`re all very happy and now we can celebrate my Angel Sisfur Zoe`s Gotcha Day.
November 2nd 2012 10:18 am
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Thanksgiving weekend I was having problems going to the litter box frequently. I had to wait to see the vet until Tuesday Oct. 9 and I was put on an anti-inflammatory. The good news was no stones showed on the x-ray and there was no urine infection.
Since then I've been feeling great except for sometimes I pass some mucous globs.
This morning Mom called the vet at 10:10 and we got an appt. for 10:30 which was a miracle as they are closed on the weekends.
Mom had to leave me there so they could wait for me to have a full bladder and then I get an ultrasound.
I might have an infection in the bladder wall or it could be much worse.
Mom is waiting to hear.
September 4th 2012 7:38 pm
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Wow! I'm now Mom's second longest living cat. Two more years and I'll be Numero Uno for longevity.
I got some Happy News! For a long time I've been over grooming three of my legs (I can't reach my fourth because of that arthritis stuff).
While I was on my holidays at Grand Paws I didn't have one of my usual flavors of wet food. After we got home, Mom noticed my fur was growing back in where I over groom my legs! So I'm never going to eat that flavor again! Especially on my Birthday!!!! MOL
February 4th 2012 6:33 pm
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When we first joined Catster we were happy to join the group MANX BUTTZ administered by Dancin' Girl.
Yesterday her dear Mom lost her battle to cancer but we know she is now at peace and no longer suffers.
Cherri you will always be an inspiration to us all.
December 4th 2011 7:05 am
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I didn't win the December 1st contest sponsored by the Humane Society where Mom got me but since it was so close to my Gotcha Day I thought I'd share with my furiends.
Our OHS pet adoption "tail"
Well let me begin by saying that I contacted OHS in October 2000 to find a Manx cat. So for our family, a “tail” is NOT what we’re looking for! We do have many tales though!
I was really excited to learn that a kitten “with no tail” was being fostered with her Mom and three sisters until the kittens were old enough to be adopted. I immediately said I was interested in adopting her. The foster Mom was kind enough to give me frequent updates on the progress of the little family.
On December 4 I visited OHS to meet my kitten. She was and is adorable. She is black and white with many tiny black spots so she is my “Dalmation” kitty. She also has a black nose in the shape of a heart! She truly is a sweetheart in personality.
I learned when I saw her intake information that the Mom and kittens were found on Bell Street and I wanted to include this in her name. It was also significant that she was born in 2000 a year of Jubilee. I decided to name her Jobél, which is the root word for Jubilee. I’m thankful for that special fact of her beginnings being in her records and now in her name.
Jobél came home on an OC Transpo bus and was silent until a few blocks from our destination. Then she let everyone know she was onboard! She was so tiny and could fit in the palm of my hand but she sure could “sing” with gusto!
Jobél is such a gorgeous Manx. She is a rumpie riser with no tail but when she’s really happy there’s a spot under her fur that rises up and down. So cute!
Jobél is also very dog-like in that she loved for me to toss a ball to her and she would retrieve it. She also LOVES peanut butter!
I adopted Jobél as a companion to an older Manx I had recently adopted. I had searched for a long time and now I had two Manx beauties to share their first Christmas with me. So many beautiful memories over the years and Jobél will always be my Christmas girl as she arrived to make our family complete.
Two years later we moved from Ottawa but continue to support OHS through donating our HBC Rewards points. I will always be grateful to OHS for the care that was provided for Jobél before I brought her home. Every time I purchase her food and other supplies I get to thank OHS all over again.
Jobél recently turned eleven and in three days we celebrate her Gotcha Day. If it weren’t for OHS I would not have her and thousands of her kitty friends on Catster would not have read her tale on Catster. She has the OHS logo on her page for all to see. Visit her at www.catster.com/cats/525354 and say MEOW!
September 5th 2011 5:48 am
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OMC! My Birthday started out with me enjoying my all time favorite treat in the whole wide world -- PEANUT BUTTER!
Jillian let me borrow her Calvin Collar and I had my Birthday photo shoot. I was looking especially cute cuz I'm feeling really perky lately!
This prescription wet food has me much slimmer and my tummy disappeared! Mom is thinking she may try it! MOL
Later today we're going to celebrate with some Tuna Juice and maybe eat some Tuna too! Just a little bit.
Mom told me lots of purrsons are having a holiday today and some places have fireworks. Wow! Effuryone is celebrating with me!
*kisses to all my Catster furiends for sharing my Special Day with me*