Category: Cat Comments

Kitty Buddies

The Good Mews Kitty Buddy program is starting up again. That, of course, is the program that is the most fun — you commit to spending 30 minutes a week with your “kitty buddy,” a particular feline friend in need of special attention or human/feline socialization. I signed up for the program and picked out …

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Today’s blogreading

I ran across this entry, with this quote, today as I was reading through the Ninth Wave Designs blog. “The buying of more books than one can read is nothing less than the soul reaching towards infinity, and this passion is the only thing that raises us above the beast that perish.” – Alfred Edward …

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Owwwwww!

This has been a painful weekend, literally. Yesterday at Good Mews, Hondo tried to take another chunk out of my hand. I was scratching his ears, and he seemed to be enjoying it. But with no warning, CHOMP right into my thumb, nice and deep. 36 hours later there doesn’t seem to be any infection, …

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Godspeed and rest in peace, Andie

One of my favorite Good Mews cats has been Andie, who hindquarters were paralyzed from being shot with a BB gun. She loved attention and scritches, was always eager for visitors in her private room, and was always at her door when I was cleaning in side hallway. This came from Shannon via Karen in …

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Bad Grandcat!!!

At the moment the Grandcat is on the shit list for ripping a sizeable hole in my much-loved “Life is Simple: Eat, Sleep, Read” t-shirt (a souvenir of the Jekyll Island trip with the GA CS Women’s Mafia) when I captured him and shut him in the bedroom while the Lowe’s installer was here putting …

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Feeling the LOOOOOOVE

Even when I have had an absolutely rotten, sucky week, when I have felt totally unloved and unappreciated for all I do by everyone outside my immediate family, there’s always a bright end to it. I go to Good Mews for my regular every-other-Friday-morning clean & feed shift. There, I can feel the loooooove from …

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Good Mews and the Hurricane

When I went to do Clean & Feed at Good Mews yesterday morning, I met three new residents in Intake. Nola (a gorgeous Russian Blue mix), Lucy, and Lizzie (a pair of real cuddlebugs) were rescued, along with three kittens in Isolation that I didn’t meet, from Slidell by one of our volunteers. Shannon says …

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