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Discussion in 'suburban75' started by Mation, Oct 18, 2013.

  1. stavros

    stavros Well-Known Member

    If I were more technologically minded, I would look into some sort of device which allowed me to turn on the lights and pull the curtains whilst sitting with an occupied lap. Utter disdain from Missy as I evicted her to perform these tasks manually.
  2. donkyboy

    donkyboy Crazy cat man

    chloe watching...

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  3. Mrs D

    Mrs D . Banned

    She was asleep and then suddenly woken up by our barely audible neighbour across the road taking their shopping out of their car. She froze like this for nearly a minute and then went back to sleep.

  4. Epona

    Epona Down with battered parsnips

    It occurred to me today that some of the very happiest moments in my life have involved having a purring cat curled up very close to my face.
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  5. stavros

    stavros Well-Known Member

    I spent about £30 on this thing about two and a half years ago, before Missy moved in, and she's barely used it. However, when she does, it kind of feels like a bargain.

    Cubby hole.JPG
  6. Epona

    Epona Down with battered parsnips

    That is an adorable picture! I can guarantee you that any cat furniture in this house for two and a half years wouldn't be recognisable, it would more likely resemble some scene of destruction from a post-apocalyptic landscape.
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  7. xsunnysuex

    xsunnysuex Life is a horizontal fall.

  8. trabuquera

    trabuquera Modesty Bag

    I love Missy's uncannily clean white murdermittens and the teeny tiny pink tips of Toby's toes peeking out.
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  9. Calamity1971

    Calamity1971 If Mr Peanut says It's okay, then it is.

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  10. BigTom

    BigTom Well-Known Member

    murdermittens is right! (I don't know if this was Karl's doing as I didn't see who killed this or brought it in)
    karl mouse sept 2018.jpg
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  11. chriswill

    chriswill Misbehaving!


    Daisy is tired of being aloof
  12. Calamity1971

    Calamity1971 If Mr Peanut says It's okay, then it is.

    Looks like I'm going to have to move the bird box higher for next season. Luckily the birds fledged from that this year before Red was with me.
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  13. ddraig

    ddraig dros ben llestri

    Molly has been getting closer and closer to my face when allowed upstairs in an attempt to get me up/for strokes!
    Even rested her head on my arm as she was dozing off
  14. LeytonCatLady

    LeytonCatLady Well-Known Member

    Awww! Black cats are beautiful.
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  15. stavros

    stavros Well-Known Member

    Karl has an incredibly wide stance.


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  16. BigTom

    BigTom Well-Known Member

    :D If only he was as confident as his stance suggests
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  17. Calamity1971

    Calamity1971 If Mr Peanut says It's okay, then it is.

    Karl or Sajid? ;)
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  18. stavros

    stavros Well-Known Member

    Karl has gone about his daily business, rendering what he views as smaller, inferior and weaker lifeforms helpless as he entertains himself.

    Whereas Sajid...
  19. Me76

    Me76 Not very good lurker

    Oh dear.

    New micro chip reading cat flap has been installed so hopefully no more tabby eating our food and sleeping in our hallway.
  20. Puddy_Tat

    Puddy_Tat meh

    be prepared for grumpy tabby catness

    from the cat reviewer on tweeter
  21. Me76

    Me76 Not very good lurker

    I am looking forward to hearing the head bumping.

    Although, the new cat flap has a very long delay from the read to the lock, so if our girl cat is letting him know when dinner is ready as I have the feeling she has, he might still appear anyway
  22. Calamity1971

    Calamity1971 If Mr Peanut says It's okay, then it is.

    That makes me feel a little sad :(
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  23. Epona

    Epona Down with battered parsnips

    Looks like there is a real risk that the cat may swipe at the parent birds when they are going in and out to feed their young, or swiping at the wobbly baby birds when they come out of the box as fledglings - so yeah, moving it next year might be good idea :D (I love cats, also love wild birds and protection for them is good). I do suspect that the birds abandoned it after their first nesting this year if they ever saw or heard the cat up there (most birds do not have a sense of smell, contrary to popular opinion, but they surely saw him :D )
    Last edited: Sep 17, 2018
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  24. donkyboy

    donkyboy Crazy cat man

    Was having hard time sleeping last night. My bed mate Chloe was sleeping with me. thought I'd hold her tiny paws. all going fine until Bella decided to randomly run into the bedroom at full throttle and run out again. unfortunately, she woke Chloe up who then got up and moved to the bottom of the bed.

  25. donkyboy

    donkyboy Crazy cat man


    I used to let my neighbour's cat into my flat. didn't bother me him munching on the food I got for my girls or him helping himself to the water fountain to quench his thirst. No big deal. Don't get why this bothers people?
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  26. LynnDoyleCooper

    LynnDoyleCooper Up against the wall motherfucker.

    It's not good for the cats that do live in the house. It can cause them quite a lot of stress to have an invader in their space.
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  27. Calamity1971

    Calamity1971 If Mr Peanut says It's okay, then it is.

    I'm not sure Me76 mentioned anywhere that her cats were stressed with the other cat. In fact it looks like they may all get on.
    Not that I'm saying all cats wouldn't be happy with that arrangement.
    I have no choice, it's a rented house so my catflaps are windows. Much to the annoyance of local plod who knocked on my door and told me off.
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  28. Lupa

    Lupa Well-Known Member

    I think cats are as individual as people.
    I know people who have lots of cats in the same home with not much of any problems.
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  29. Motown_ben

    Motown_ben Well-Known Member

    Floyd up to his usual mischief[​IMG][​IMG]

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  30. stavros

    stavros Well-Known Member

    Missy's just come in from some odyssey outside for the last 90 minutes or so, walked around the lounge, sniffed my ankles, and promptly walked back out of the cat flap. It's that kind of don't-give-a-fuck attitude that we love, isn't it?

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