Here's a video clip of Felix playing with (and scratching) my hand while on my office chair. He was just a little kitten then and he didn't know how to guard his claws yet. My hands were perennially scratched as he grew up but we adored him just the same. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVWj5DH6Bjc By the way, if … Continue reading Playing with Felix when he was just a little kitten
Amazing Cat Goes Missing in Colorado, Found Five Years Later in New York City, Alive and Well | Popular Science The Pop Sci blog has published a story on Willow, a very lucky calico kitty who went missing in Colorado and was found, five years later, on the streets of Manhattan. When taken to a … Continue reading Cat goes missing in Colorado, found five years later in New York City
Remember Felix (I), the little deaf tomcat I wrote about earlier this year? In the course of winnowing my photo library, I found better photos of him, taken a few months before his untimely demise. This is how I want to think of him.
As I promised in my post about the birth of our six new kittens, here is a video that shows how close our two cats, Mitzi and Trixie, really are. They are sisters, from the same mother, and they've been together since birth, but even we were surprised by how caring Trixie could be toward … Continue reading Trixie comforts Mitzi
Updated 10/22/10: You can see better photos of Felix here. In the summer of 2006, we visited family in Romania, and we met this wonderful white tomcat at my mother-in-law's place in Tulcea, Romania. He was still a kitten, a growing boy, scruffy, dirty, and completely adorable. He was also deaf as a post, the … Continue reading The little deaf tomcat