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Sylvia (A Tribute)

Breed Unknown/Siamese [See My CatsterPlus Photo Book]
Picture of Sylvia (A Tribute), a female Breed Unknown/Siamese

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"Christmas cat"

Home:Chicago, IL  
Sex: Female   Weight: 8 lbs.

Halloween cat

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"Halloween cat"

Can you see me?

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"Can you see me?"

It may say "Ginger" but it

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"It may say "Ginger" but it's MY bed now"

What do you mean, there

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"What do you mean, there's a dog next to me?!?"


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Syl, Silly, Sivvie

Quick Bio:
-cat rescue

Hanging out in front of the computer monitor


Favorite Toy:

Favorite Nap Spot:
Curled up around the computer mouse

Favorite Food:
Anything contaning blueberries. olive juice, fish


Arrival Story:
My family adopted Sylvia from friends about 10 years ago. These friends got her when their own black cat was missing. The father of the family came home one day and opened the door, and a black cat cat came in after him, so he called out to his daughter "Hey, the cat's back!" His daughter came running in and said, "Uh, that's not him..." For one thing is was a FEMALE cat! She just walked right in the house as if she owned the place, and she stayed. Their cat did turn up, and I'm sure he was surprised to see another black cat had taken over while he was gone!

Sylvia was a very sweet, loving cat but very shy with anyone outside her family. Most people who came to our house didn't even know we had a cat since she would hang out elsewhere whenever there were any people over. Sylvia was diagnosed with kidney disease (Chronic Renal Failure) in March 2002, which we managed well with a high-quality diet (not prescription junk food) and occassional sub-q fluids. She was doing very well and all her levels were normal for a long while. Sadly, in 2004 she developed a mammary tumor which was removed and was diagnosed with mammary adenocarinoma. Unfortunately she developed more tumors and metastasization. She passed away at the end of September, 2004.

Forums Motto:
We miss you

The Groups I'm In:
Adorable Adoptees, Black Cat Society of Catster, Illinois Kitties, Love 'em? Fix 'em., rescued kittens and cats, Shelter Kitties

The Last Forum I Posted In:
Looking for black kitties with a white spot on their ches



I've Been On Catster Since:
October 27th 2004 More than 11 years!

I Was In The:
See me in Catster's 2005 Holiday Picture Party!
2004-2005 Holiday
Picture Party

Rosette, Star and Special Gift History

Catster Id:

for 3994 days

Meet my family
Ginger DSA ThD
Harley (past
foster dog)
Pooch ~ I miss
you ~
Stormy Puppy
(Found a
Sneakers, I
miss you
Mikey, in
♥ Roxy
QGM Harlequin
Bianca CGC TT
Mister Grey
Blaze (Striped
Spot (Striped
Tesla Jubal

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