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Rufus the Red

Home Cats

Heated Pet Mat Review

Mickey: I was here first, Rufus.
Rufus: And that matters why?

It’s been a long cold Winter here in Connecticut and our old electric cat mat has been in constant and sometimes disputed use.
When Maya from Art of Paws wrote to offer a new larger, thicker mat for review, we said yes!
How did she know that Mickey Mouser and Rufus the Red are professional mattress testers?
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Shelter Cats

Everybody’s a Critic

Mindy always seemed to enjoy the nesting box on the wall that Rick built and I decorated…

Taylor and Daphne were also fans.

But recently I noticed that something was amiss.
Back to the drawing board!
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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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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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