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Old 05-24-2008, 10:15 AM   #1
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Oh no

she follwed my brother home... of couse he's moving out west next month so I guess I have a cat now!

I am tottally a dog person never had a cat in my life

but she is here now and off the mean streets of noth philadelphia

Super friendly and not skittish so she is definitley not ferile.. but soo skinny and hungry... guess its time to enter the world of kitty litter and catnip... what is an animal lover to do

brothers huge dog not really sure what to make of her yet... im gonna miss him (dog not brother) I was gonna get me a dog or 2 when he left now I have to make sure to get cat friendly ones.


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Old 05-24-2008, 10:20 AM   #2
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cute cat. read up on cat care on the internet. cats are very different than dogs and also they do not respond to scolding like dogs . One thing you should not do, is play with the cat with your hands because that teaches the cat to scratch and bite hands. Always have some toy or object in your hand if you want to play with cat. LadyCook (Happily owned by 3 cats and 2 kittens )

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Old 05-24-2008, 10:38 AM   #3
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Kitty is gorgeous! She has the same face markings as my last cat (part Maine Coon). What have you named her?
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Old 05-24-2008, 10:57 AM   #4
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I'm happy you gave cute little kitty a home!
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Old 05-24-2008, 11:09 AM   #5
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A cutie! Make sure you get kittie spayed or neutered.... it will
make life SO MUCH easier!!!
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Old 05-24-2008, 01:00 PM   #6
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hehe thats cute
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Old 05-24-2008, 01:30 PM   #7
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I only get gray tiger cats!

Congratulations! She is beautiful, pancho!

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Old 05-24-2008, 02:42 PM   #8
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you can never "own" a cat , unlike the dog. i love dogs but like cats better. give em food and a clean litter box and they will be happy with you.

oh yes, maybe a goodie once in awhile.

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Old 05-24-2008, 03:26 PM   #9
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A tip: Dogs have owners; cats have staff.

I love cats - can't remember a time when I haven't lived with at least one. Yeah, cats are not trainable, but if you have a talkative one, they're lots of fun. I love watching mine talk to the birds through the window. Which reminds me - is she going to be an indoor cat from now on? I'd recommend it. She'll be safe from cars (I've lost one that way), feline AIDS and other diseases, and you won't have to worry about her if you don't see her when you expect to.

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Old 05-24-2008, 04:56 PM   #10
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Aww cute kitty. Pancho I think you'll enjoy having a cat around.

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