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Thursday, March 14, 2013

This weeks' kitties

Living with a cat is so much more pleasurable when you can read their body language. This may help, a bit.

It was a busy day of kitty-sitting, house-sitting and dog-sitting. Yes, we are caring for our friends' dog, Helma again. She is a German Shepherd and a beautiful dog, inside and out. I promise some photos.

Bagheera is a mover so she's hard to photograph but I did catch her in the cat bag.

Sweet 'ol Smudge, now 14 years old has been a client of mine since she was a kitten. I enjoyed caring for her again this week.
She still has a kitten face

"Geesh, Smudge. You keep looking like that and I'm going to think there's a ghost in this house."
That's a little better.

Pretty, isn't she? Yes, I had two Smudge's on my client list this week. She's another regular and I have known her for many years, too. She is a grand cat and at her senior age she still loves to play with her mouse and have a treat or two.
This thing is so nuts I almost chased after it myself.

Tomorrow I start with two male tabbies and I'll be adding two bunnies to my list. Time to add some lettuce to the cat-bag.

hugs, Deb


13 comments:

  1. Love the Cat Tail Speak- looks very accurate to me :) Love your photos -you really catch their personalities! so funny -my grandparents had a cat named Smudge too years ago

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  2. So that's what the tail says! Your client's this week are beautiful as always. The calico reminds me of my very first cat I go when I was 8. XOXO

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  3. I love the cat tail graphic! Please post the pictures of you chasing after mousie! :)

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  4. I'm fostering a kitten right now who was born with only a third of a tail & the third that he does have is crooked three or four times. I'm not sure he'll be able to do "tail-speak" with his nub but it's pretty easy to see at this point, he's one happy little guy!

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    1. He'll make up for it somehow. :)

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  5. Beautiful Bagheera! She knows where all the good stuff is. Love the Smudges.
    I always wondered if your regulars recognize your cat bag from a previous cat sitting you've done for them?

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  6. Is that mouse sticking out it's tongues? =)
    Cute charges this week !

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  7. Cute photos ! It is wonderful to be around animals isn't it ? Have fun with your new furry clients . Looking forward to more wonderful photos . Have a good day !

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  8. I've never seen a mouse like that. He's one cute mouse...I think I'd like to have one for my cats!

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  9. You are so busy this time of year also! Love the cat chart! Funny!
    hugs, Linda

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  10. The cat chart seems apt!

    And the kitties look grand!

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  11. The Smugdes are so cute! And that cat chart is so true. I've seen all of those at one point or another!

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  12. In my home, my brother and me say "A Cat is a Boy's best friend"

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