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Reassembling Your Cat

We all know that cats are very good at relaxing. Sometimes, however, your cat may relax so much that it appears boneless and it may have trouble getting itself back to a more standard appearance. At such times, you may need to offer a little assistance.

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When your cat has relaxed too far, you need to push all of the stray parts together gently, combing them in a pile until they begin to cohere. This may take ahwile as the individual hairs can be quite resistant to rejoining the gestalt. Be patient, gentle and persevere. It MAY take hours.

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Congratulations! You have reassembled your cat!! BUT you are not done yet. You must assure that the reassembled cat is in proper alignment. Adjust the cat until it is at the proper angle. Remember to be gentle and patient as you do not want the newly reassembled cat to fragment.

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Once the cat has been aligned properly, allow it to rest undisturbed. This allows the recombination to strengthen and increases the likelihood that the cat will maintain its standard appearance. If you have any stray pieces left over after you have reassembled the cat, you may remove them once the cat has left the work area of its own volition. A newly recombined cat may decide to discard some hairs or whiskers as it settles into its new condition.

Cat Studies

cats enjoying the fireplace

Whiling away a raw rainy 1st day of Spring

a bath before sleeping

A bath before napping

Black cat with pillows

I like my pillows

let sleeping cats lie

Even asleep I am the cutest cat in the world, says WC. Note my pink ears and pink paw pads.

The I’s Have It

Innocence

Innocence
I know nothing about the mess you just cleaned off of the carpet.

Indolence

Indolence
I am comfortable and see no reason to move out of your chair.

Insecurity

Insecurity
Don’t come any closer. It’s a trap. I know it is. I’m ready to run.

The White Cat Demands Attention

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She says: “hey, I’m too cute for words, too!!!” Even if she often scowls and complains. When she’s in my lap being brushed, she has a very happy face. But other times she is in contention for grumpy face of the year. 🙂 But we LOVE our white kitty!!! (Even if she does shed all over the red couch.)

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I’m Too Cute For Words

Meow. Wherever I go I’m adorable.

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We Are Easily Entertained

Both of us are easily entertained. And one of is absolutely adorable and knows it. GC was too sophisticated and experienced to be interested in a paper bag. She is a cardboard box connoisseur. 🙂

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The Elusive Catbird

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GC alerted me to the presence of the elusive catbird in the bushes outside of our living room window.

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It’s very hard to capture these elusive creatures on camera (do we still say “on film”?). You can’t approach them directly – you must shoot through windows with screens. The morning sun streams into the lens, and the catbird is black (affectionally called “Lilah”).
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Catbirds never stay long in one spot. There is always a distraction somewhere, calling them to investigate.


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