Mushu is a tomcat born in late May to another of our cats, Mitzi. She gave birth to three kittens: two tomcats and a kitty. We found a good home in the countryside for two of them, but we kept Mushu. We liked his half-pink, half-black nose and his loving nature. He's been shy from … Continue reading Meet Mushu
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.
Who says cats can't protect us from wildlife attacks? In this video, a house cat chases away a hungry bear from a woman's porch. That is one brave cat! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pgNxgIxazU [via Holger on FB]
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