American Shorthair
Picture of Zephir, a male American Shorthair

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Age: 25 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 10 lbs.

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Pet, Zephirto, Monkey, Little Man, Zephie, Tuggah, the Spats-Footed Zephir

Kitty Complexion:
sleepyvery active
not curiousvery curious
not vocalvery vocal

Quick Bio:
-mixed breed-cat rescue

sleeping, licking, NPR Morning Edition theme -- if not already camped out on his people, he races in

shoes, hates shoes

Favorite Toy:
golden snitch, cat dancer

Favorite Nap Spot:
his person's lap, the desk drawer or his custom-designed closet cubby

Favorite Food:
tuna fish, vanilla ice cream, plastic

Zephir can fetch and yodel for select audiences. he's also an agile boxer -- practice starts around 4am


Arrival Story:
As a bold weeks-old stray, Zephir followed a "Bronx Tale" crew member home and through this acquaintance came to live with my mother for ten years. Zephir's tail curls over him like a plume, reminiscent of a monkey, hence the name Zephir after the Babar character. I used to sing his praises, literally and often; husband Dan believes Zephir heard my call and New Year's Eve 2002 conspired to relocate to our household where he now enjoys the love and worship he deserves.

Zephir likes to turn his head nearly upside-down when he requires petting which can result in embarrassing spills that only aid his quest for attention. Zephir flees when he recognizes the phone's different ring when our doorman calls to announce a visitor. He also once phoned me all by himself by stepping on the speakerphone button. Zephir is the official spokescat for M5 Networks: www.m5net.com and he has his own business: http://www.cafepress.com/zephirwor ld

Lives Remaining:
7 of 9

I've Been On Catster Since:
August 7th 2004 More than 12 years!

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