Category Archives: cats

It’s Been A Hard Week! Not.

Zzzzzz And more zzzzzz…. And still more zzzzzz… And finally, We’re enjoying relaxing while we can because…. … the Mistress of Destruction’s apprentice arrives in less than two weeks.  We’re calling her Elsie for short.  :)

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – Fergus Helps With The Housework

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Fergus’ Friday

For those of you that read this from time to time, you will know that we have had a bumpy road (possibly not the best turn of phrase…) with lovely Fergus.  She is a fantastic little cat, has never bitten … Continue reading

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – The Kitty Cat, With Eyes of Flame!

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Monday Mischief – Muuuuuum! There’s a Monster in the Bed!

Just so we’re clear, Fergus isn’t all sweetness and light.  If ever there was a passive-aggressive feline personality type, she would be it.  In the days when she was allowed outside, we were frequently off up to the v-e-t to … Continue reading

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Monday Mischief – Get Your Own Bed

I have a little point and shoot camera which I don’t use very often.  Over the weekend I charged it up so I could use it at the Million Paws Walk and when I clicked through it, there were a … Continue reading

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Monday Mischief – Warning! New Movement Emerges.

Be on your guard all dogs! Flo has two toys which she’s had since she first arrived home – her purple octopus and her lion. I think she’s got a sentimental streak because she routinely destuffs other, tougher toys. George … Continue reading

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Monday Mischief – Feline Fetishes

Nature abhors a vacuum.  George abhors a cupboard that doesn’t contain a cat.  Him, in particular.  It’s a strange need that requires fulfilling at every given opportunity. Fergus has always liked feet.  Many a guest has been startled by a … Continue reading

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Monday Mischief – Poor George

Poor George. It’s true, sometimes he’s hard done by.  But a lot of the time he’s just a little sod. We’re taking part in Monday Mischief.  Click the icon to go to Snoopy’s blog and join in!  :)

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George Does The Chores

We’re busy getting ready for visitors – George decided he’d do what he could to help make the bed. We’re taking part in the Saturday Pet Blogger Hop hosted by Life With Dogs.  Click on the icon or link to … Continue reading

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – I feel it in my fingers

Happy Harmony Day everyone!

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Wordless Wednesday. This is not a new cat. This is not a new door.

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A First Encounter With Doggy Day Care

This week, Flo went to doggy daycare for the first time.  Once a month the garden rubbish is collected and up until now I’ve always taken Flo to a friend’s house so that she didn’t either escape or scare the … Continue reading

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All We Are Saying….

Peace has broken out.  I don’t know why.  I don’t understand.  I’m not going to question why, but peace has broken out.  Feel the love guys, feel the love. Since Fergus has been ill, she and George are tolerating each … Continue reading

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – Memo To Flo

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(Almost) Wordless Wednesday – Hijacked by George

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Fergus’ Friday – stitched up no more

Keeping Fergus confined to one room lasted 5 days.  She’s a strong-willed little sod when she wants to be.  But let’s face it, it’s probably that will that has pulled her through.  So, she’s out and about in the house.  … Continue reading

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Getting the hang of this blogging thang

I’ve been at this blogging lark for a few months now and really haven’t had a huge amount of time in which to explore the ins and outs of WordPress’ bells and whistles. Our lovely blogpal Jodi Stone posted about … Continue reading

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Fergus’ Friday. Freeeeeeedom!

Our little furry friend has been allowed out of her confinement!  It’s such a milestone and she is almost as excited about it as I am!  I think. Freeeeeeeeedom! As well as giving me the okay to let her out, … Continue reading

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Merry Everything!

This week has been filled with preparations for Christmas, a potential cyclone and snot.  And obviously vets! Fergus is doing well.  :)  We’ve elicited more than one smile from the vet this week.  Hurrah! Christmas preparations – not a lot … Continue reading

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