Author Archives: bloolark

Random cats and new stand for Keela!

First up, the random cats. :) This was ALMOST a picture of all three cats cuddling before Jelly went away because the camera came out. Jelly says, ‘Who me?’ Giant pile of cats on the rug, hint of doberman outside … Continue reading

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The little birds get some photo time!

Life here has been crazier than usual thanks to two trips and a bunch of job stuff on my part. Now that things are shifting back into normal, I’m working on catching up on some of the fun things that … Continue reading

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Cats, birds, and dogs, oh my!

I know I’ve used that title a thousand times before, but what you get here is exactly that. Some cats, some dogs, some birds. :) It was quite hot a few days ago, and all the pets drooped around looking … Continue reading

Posted in Cats, Crow, Dogs, Fetch, Macavity, Nemo, Noire, Parrots, Theodore, Tlalli, Youngsmile | Leave a comment

Y is too easy.

This is probably going to be the final ‘Official Cat Introduction’ update because Y is simply too easy. We’ve had her eight days, and she’s handled everything we’ve thrown at her and then some. She ignores the parrots, she’s met … Continue reading

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Adult cats are easy… and hard.

The last time I brought home an adult cat, it was Gus in 2006. Since then, all the cats that we’ve brought home have been kittens or adolescents (generally four to six months old). Kittens are super easy to integrate … Continue reading

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Youngsmile, Day 2.

Joining our household comes with a whole slew of new experiences for a cat, and requires the right cat. Youngsmile completely is the right cat. It’s been an exciting second day for her, and it’s only 2 pm! I will … Continue reading

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Meet Youngsmile.

We attended our first cat show in August of 2012, and have been going off and on ever since. One of the cats who was doing phenomenally well at the shows back then was a gorgeous chocolate lynx point female … Continue reading

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Oh, right, pictures.

Hi all! Sorry for falling down on the posting of zoo pictures for the past bit. I will make up for it with tons and tons and tons of pictures now, and undoubtedly more soon. This weekend, Mac and Jelly … Continue reading

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Goals update for May!

I’m separating out goals posts into their own category so that they can be easily referenced later. To find the previous updates on goals, click here, or on the category Training goals to the right. 1) Diet. My diet preferences … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Tlalli-bird!

As part of my in-depth investigation of her past, I discovered the pet store chain that sold her originally, and through that, her birthday. So I can tell you, for certain, that on April 30th, 2008, a greenwing macaw was … Continue reading

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