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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #405 on: July 02, 2018, 06:55:40 PM »


Jesus is a dog person.
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #406 on: August 27, 2018, 03:56:05 AM »
Kitten becomes so playful after his eyes are treated (warning: beginning is distressing)

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« Reply #407 on: August 29, 2018, 12:34:18 AM »


Jesus is a dog person.

Doesn’t seem to be by choice now does it?  ;)

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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #408 on: August 29, 2018, 02:24:07 AM »
Psalm 22:16; Psalm 22:20 ?   (It is, after all, an illustration from a psalter.)
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #409 on: August 29, 2018, 06:12:21 AM »
Psalm 22:16; Psalm 22:20 ?   (It is, after all, an illustration from a psalter.)

Else it's Ps. 21:17 / 21:21 !

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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #410 on: September 03, 2018, 10:55:45 PM »
We have the cats's food bowls in the corner of the living room by the fireplace. When we're sitting on the couch and she's eating, she takes a few kibbles in her mouth and brings them into the middle of the room, drops them on the floor and eats them in front of us.

I don't get why.
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #411 on: September 03, 2018, 11:09:56 PM »
We have the cats's food bowls in the corner of the living room by the fireplace. When we're sitting on the couch and she's eating, she takes a few kibbles in her mouth and brings them into the middle of the room, drops them on the floor and eats them in front of us.

I don't get why.

Are you not entertained?

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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #412 on: September 03, 2018, 11:11:01 PM »
We have the cats's food bowls in the corner of the living room by the fireplace. When we're sitting on the couch and she's eating, she takes a few kibbles in her mouth and brings them into the middle of the room, drops them on the floor and eats them in front of us.

I don't get why.

It's like she's trying to share but then remembers she's also hungry.  ;D
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #413 on: September 04, 2018, 01:56:05 AM »
We have the cats's food bowls in the corner of the living room by the fireplace. When we're sitting on the couch and she's eating, she takes a few kibbles in her mouth and brings them into the middle of the room, drops them on the floor and eats them in front of us.

I don't get why.

Are you not entertained?

lol, definitely. My cats are hilarious.

We have the cats's food bowls in the corner of the living room by the fireplace. When we're sitting on the couch and she's eating, she takes a few kibbles in her mouth and brings them into the middle of the room, drops them on the floor and eats them in front of us.

I don't get why.

It's like she's trying to share but then remembers she's also hungry.  ;D

LOL
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #415 on: September 14, 2018, 11:31:31 AM »


That's me whenever I see a spider on my leg.

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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #416 on: September 14, 2018, 02:46:16 PM »
El Paraiso de los Gatos by Remedios Varo

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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #417 on: September 14, 2018, 02:49:13 PM »
The wind-powered contraption would be fun to see going during high winds.
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #418 on: September 14, 2018, 03:00:16 PM »
El Paraiso de los Gatos by Remedios Varo



Another reason to love Varo!
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #419 on: September 14, 2018, 03:08:07 PM »
El Paraiso de los Gatos by Remedios Varo



Quick question: Can I live in this painting?  :D
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #420 on: September 14, 2018, 03:30:05 PM »
Image removed.  Live kitties only.  --Ainnir

k morning's TV News … yesterday, a cougar killed a woman at Mt. Hood near Zig Zag, Ore. Authorities will be tracking this cougar down and kill it. This is the first reported killing of a human by a cougar in Oregon.
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #421 on: September 14, 2018, 03:57:42 PM »
"It is logical that the actions of the human race over time will lead to its destruction.  I, Alpha 60, am merely the agent of this destruction."

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« Reply #422 on: September 14, 2018, 04:01:55 PM »
I think I might adopt a kitty now that I have a beautiful house in a safe neighborhood.  A siamese cat probably like my beloved Clatipor, although Clatipor, with his lumbering gait,  his muscular 22lb body, which when he got sick at the end of his life became emaciated and dropped to 10-12lbs, and his 15”tail tail, was unique and irreplaceable.
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #423 on: September 14, 2018, 04:03:26 PM »
El Paraiso de los Gatos by Remedios Varo



I love this.  I like to pray my Clatipor and some other cats who have been dear to me are in such a place.
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #424 on: September 14, 2018, 04:17:25 PM »
I think I might adopt a kitty now that I have a beautiful house in a safe neighborhood.  A siamese cat probably like my beloved Clatipor, although Clatipor, with his lumbering gait,  his muscular 22lb body, which when he got sick at the end of his life became emaciated and dropped to 10-12lbs, and his 15”tail tail, was unique and irreplaceable.

Go for it! Unless the talking drives you insane.
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Re: All Things Cats
« Reply #427 on: September 21, 2018, 03:00:55 AM »
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There's one in Leeds as well. I'm definitely making a detour to visit next time we're up north.
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« Reply #428 on: September 21, 2018, 06:20:24 AM »
For a few months my sister lives in a cottage by a lake and over 4 o5 yeras the same two kitties come to ehr, even sometimes sleep at home, are hugged etc. They're, i'd say, semi-wild. But each is so different, Rózia (the first one) is like-cat aristocracy, while the second one (Stefan) is daredevil.




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« Reply #430 on: October 02, 2018, 09:32:57 PM »
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« Reply #434 on: October 17, 2018, 03:05:19 AM »
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« Reply #435 on: October 17, 2018, 03:21:23 AM »
I see that coming, I cross to the other side of the street!

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« Reply #436 on: October 17, 2018, 05:00:05 AM »
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