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Thursday, June 27, 2013

And up this week...

Time to show off my stay-at-home kitties this week.

First up, the charming and oh, so handsome Billy.

Just looking at this guy tells you the type of personality he has. He is a poster cat...loved by many.

I finished up with my 'challenging' cats, Flash & Quincy. Each day I saw progress as they took little baby steps towards trusting me. I was able to pet them and massage their backs. They just need time to heal and they will be ok. I smile just at the thought of the wonderful home they now have. They have a road ahead of them but I have no doubt they will be relaxed & trusting family members soon.

Their deck is always active with pigeons, squirrels and all kinds of song-birds. What a gorgeous garden they have.



and the elegant Ebony.

How I love caring for this cat. She is so sweet and just a little mysterious.

And I must show you, once again, the lovely Dominique.

We have been spending quite a bit of time together. She is alone so when I arrive she has had time to gather up her brush and toys and sits ready for a time at the spa.
She loves to be pampered and I love to pamper her.

I also cared for Parker, Jennie & Willow, Otis, Rosie & Lola.
I'll post photos soon.

Sadly, we lost little Emma a few weeks back. She was the little black and white diabetic cat that I so fondly wrote about. Her owner dropped over to tell me that they had to make the difficult decision to let her go after discovering that she had a tumour and was not doing well. I held it together but cried when she left. Emma had been in my care for years and I will miss her so very much. I guess there is a down-side to every job and this is surely it for me.
Rest in Peace,  darling Emma.
hugs, Deb

13 comments:

  1. Rest in peace, Emma...

    The rest of this lot are indeed adorable. It might take Flash and Quincy awhile, but they'll get more used to you.

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  2. So sad about little Emma. It is always heartbreaking when we lose a friend.
    Your photos of the kitties today are so great. What a joy to know all these cats, quirks and all. Dominique has amazing markings.

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  3. I'm sorry to hear about Emma. So sad.
    I enjoyed these sweet pics today. Rocker, my newest rescue, has been to the vet twice lately but is doing better now.
    Hope you will enjoy the upcoming weekend.

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  4. We are so sad to hear about Emma.
    Love the photos of your charges!

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  5. Ah, sweet Emma, a life well lived,and loved.How all cats should be.
    Jane x

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  6. Such beautiful Kitties! I love that Flash and Quincy have so much security and love to look forward to. Oh that is could be that way for them all!
    Love,
    Lily, WA, USA

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  7. We are sad to hear about Emma. One gets attached so quickly.
    Glad to hear Flash and Quincy are progressing :)
    Love Dominique's face!

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  8. Never get tired of your cats shots, keep em coming
    Briony
    xx

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  9. I love the "twins!" (I know -- they aren't!) I'm so very sorry about Emma, though. Love these posts!

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  10. My heart goes out to you with the loss of Emma--I know so painfully how losing a pet effects us. You have so many wonderful "clients" and I know you find joy in your work; hold on to that, XOXO

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