Cat perch

I can tell how much milder the temperatures have gotten these past few days, but how many of the outside cats I see when I do my rounds in the morning! I saw 9 of them this morning, including Rolando Moon, who has been away for a week or two, but showed up yesterday. I … Continue reading Cat perch

An amazing Christmas gift just happened!

We had a very surreal moment this afternoon. Someone knocked at the door. That just doesn't happen. Especially with a locked gate and snowed in driveway! It was the renter's farm hand. He had been driving by with their tractor and noticed we'd cleared a few paths in the snow, so he stopped, climbed the … Continue reading An amazing Christmas gift just happened!

Critter(s) of the Day: the cold toes dance

It's a bit warmer today, so the outside cats were out and about while I did my rounds. Still chilly, though. Chilly enough for the cold toes dance. Potato Beetle demonstrates the first step; holding up one front paw, while expressing one's discomfort. Nostrildamus follows along... Note the delicate curling of the tail over the … Continue reading Critter(s) of the Day: the cold toes dance