Home Cats, Shelter Cats

Cats and Beds

One would think, we should have two beds on the wide sunny window sill for two cats, right?
In their inscrutable way, here are our Mickey Mouser and Rufus the Red contemplating the unpopular red plush bed.
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Shelter Cats

Catification from the Plumbing Department

You might be wondering why I’m featuring this toilet flange on a cat blog…
When we needed to replace the big climbing pole in Cat Room #8, we went to the plumbing department of a hardware store to buy plastic pipe (that’s what’s under the 220 feet of sisal rope). The flange fit perfectly into the pipe, and Rick cut a round wooden platform which we screwed down and covered in carpet for the top!


Theodore approves.
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Home Cats, Shelter Cats

The Song of Rufus the Red

“He drew a circle that shut me out –
Heretic , rebel, a thing to flout.
But love and I had the wit to win:
We drew a circle and took him In!”

When we brought Rufus home to keep Mickey Mouser company,
we had no idea that we had initiated a month long battle of wills.
That was in July 2015.
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