Category Archives: Cats

Socializing and habituating feral kittens.

Where we were On July 18th, 2014, we found a pair of five to six week old feral kittens while walking through our neighbourhood. Feral cats are domesticated cats who have returned to the wild, or the offspring thereof. Feral … Continue reading

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The kittens earn themselves a bit of freedom.

I’ve got a huge post in the works about how I’ve raised these kittens to this point, what steps come next, etc, but it’s still not quite ready. So instead, you’ll get pictures. I know, I know, it’s so hard … Continue reading

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All Slightly Less Tiny Cats, All the Time!

You can expect that the constant kitten posts will slow to a halt roughly when they go to their new homes, and not before that. :) So! When last we met our fearless tinycats, they had just gone to the … Continue reading

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All tinycats all the time!

It’s been an exciting few days, I have to say. Tinycats are well on their way to thinking that humans might be okay, and for fun, we’ve also taken them to the vet. We had some concerns on Saturday, as … Continue reading

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Pet rescue saga, for real.

tl;dr — Anyone in the Toronto area want a kitten? Our neighbourhood has a lovely 2 mile walking path through it. Part of it goes along a stream and is quite full of woods and weeds and is fairly wild … Continue reading

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Two is always better than one.

And so, this post will be a number of things in pairs. Until I run out of things in pairs, and then it will be things in singles. Life here is cruising along as it does, full of entertainment and … Continue reading

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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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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

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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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