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Entries Tagged as 'Cats'

Check out the New Yorker’s dog and cat volumes

November 23rd, 2014 · 1 Comment

Thanks to Nanette Geller for alerting me to the “The Big New Yorker Book of Cats” and this fine essay about the book from Maria Popova’s Brain Pickings blog. She begins: “Dogs are not about something else. Dogs are about dogs,” Malcolm Gladwell proclaimed in the introduction to The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs, […]

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Feline Friday: Romeo leads the escape

November 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment

It’s Feline Friday again. I’ve been digging around in old photo files, and came up with a few old-timey pictures of our cats, current and former. This is Romeo and I out on the back deck. I think this was back several years, maybe as early as 2005. More on the photos in a bit. […]

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Feline Friday: November 14

November 14th, 2014 · 2 Comments

It’s that magic day again, Feline Friday, the perfect end to the work week. Mr. Romeo has been feeling really good. We’ve gotten him slimmed down quite a bit, so he’s got more energy, which he wants to burn off by going outside to guard against incursions by Lumber, the wandering orange cat from down […]

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Tags: Cats · History · Photographs

Feline Friday: A place at the table

November 7th, 2014 · No Comments

Romeo, Kili, and Toby joined forces to provide a good illustration of the balance of power in our house. The cats have definitely earned a place at the table. If they get too pushy, they are invited off the playing field and onto the floor. Continued fussing summons the dreaded squirt bottle. Luckily, that doesn’t […]

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These cats are agnostic on Halloween

October 31st, 2014 · 1 Comment

It’s Halloween, and Feline Friday. But our cats simply haven’t gotten into the Halloween spirit, so they’re just going to make their regular appearances. Ms. Wally is the star of today’s feline fotos, featuring in half of the 10 pictures. I grabbed this image when she and Romeo were crashed on our bed as we […]

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Tags: Cats · Photographs