Tag Archives: Fergus

A Good Hit of Wildlife…

Apparently I don’t like change… would that make me conservative?  I think I’d rather be inflexible.  Yes, I’m inflexible.  A would-be luddite.  Unable to cope when Google Reader disappears.  It didn’t irk me, even a little, when I read that … Continue reading

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Galavanting Absence

Helloooooo! Apologies for the lack of posts.  Miss Fab, her sidekick plus the two cats have been left in the care of Aunty M who is sending through regular updates and photos but I haven’t had time to sit down … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Who Da Boss?

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George and Fergus’ Rules For Using The Litter Tray

Rule #1 Always try to get to the litter box as soon as it’s been cleaned or changed.  It is perfectly acceptable to get into the empty tray and start your business as the litter is being tipped in.  The … Continue reading

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Almost Wordless Wednesday – Bed? What Bed?

Apologies for the poor quality – it was night, there was no flash, George and Elsie were squirming… I did my best! Elsie is at the v-e-t’s today being spayed.  She’s not like Flo (as well we know) and didn’t … Continue reading

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A Letter To A Special Little Cat

My beautiful, special little Fergus, You’re the first cat that is really mine.  I’d had another cat before you but when I moved out of home she stayed; not, you understand, because I wouldn’t have taken her with me but … Continue reading

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If You Could Have One Wish This Christmas…

Last year Fergus, George and Flo made Christmas lists.  To avoid clumsy repetition, this year we’re going for a Christmas wish. Fergus would like to be furball free. George wishes to be left alone.  Or for world peace.  Maybe both. … Continue reading

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Monday Mischief – It’ll End In Tears…

… and it did! This is part of the Monday Mischief blog hop.  You can hop over to Snoopy’s blog to take part, just click on the link.

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Monday Mischief – Fergus?

Fergus?  No, no idea where she is.  Haven’t seen her.  Snigger. We’re taking part in Monday Mischief Blog Hop hosted by Snoopy.  Hop over to his by clicking on the link and join in.

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Wordless Wednesday – Feeeeeeet!

We’re taking part in Wordless Wednesday, the blog hop hosted by Blogpaws.  Click on the link to join in.  🙂

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And Then There Were Four…

Yesterday morning began with me going through my usual routine whilst clutching my mobile phone.  I was waiting for the call from the breeder to say that she was on her way to the airport at Perth to drop Elsie … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Lazy Days & Sun Puddles

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Getting Ready For Elsie

Elsie arrives in just a few short days so today we’ve been getting everything organised so that we’re all set to go. Flo’s litter was born with absolute perfect timing and she was ready to come to her new home … Continue reading

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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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Wordless Wednesday – Faces of Flo: Pleading

We’re taking part in BlogPaws Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop hosted by Life With Dogs.  Click on the link to hop over and join in.

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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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10 Reasons I Shouldn’t Get Another Dog

1.  I already have 3 animals 2.  I have spent WAAAAAY too much time in the vet’s surgery in the last 12 months 3.  People will assume I’m hoarding animals 4.  People already assume I’m hoarding animals 5.  Children will … Continue reading

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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 – 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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