Posts Tagged ‘pretty kitties’

The Care and Feeding of our Aging Pets: Part 2

Saturday, April 7th, 2012

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I awoke this morning at 3 a.m. to loud shrieks and pitiful wails. I immediately jumped out of bed and ran to find my cat Princess. These weren’t her usual “I want to play” cries that I hear at least one or two nights a week. She sounded like she was suffering. Turned out not so much, unless you count wanting fresh canned cat food as suffering (and yes, that’s Princess licking her lips at about 3:05 a.m. this morning).

A year ago I posted here about the changes I was dealing with due to Princess’s advancing age. The past year has brought even more changes. As a result of some ups and downs in her health, we’re learning to deal with a number of new routines. But happily, Princess is still with me, is still active, and on balance has had a lot more good than bad days.

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Cats, Don’t Try This At Home!

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIWwOXrHqas[/youtube]Found this via the Catster blog.  Charlie the Spider Cat mysteriously appeared in his apartment in Scotland just moments after his owner let him out.  It was then that she discovered his amazing trick.

-Sandy AAR