Queen of the Boxes

– Hey Pix, can I have a box please? – No. – Please, I need one to put an order in. – No, stop taking the box! – But I really need it! – NO! They’re my boxes – I’m only taking one, you have lots left – I said NO! Give it back, give …

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Helpful Arty

– Hey Arty, a few people are wondering what exactly it is that you do around here? – What do you mean? I do a lot! – Well Pixie and Molly are always helping with the shop, packing orders, sorting things out, making stuff. You don’t seem to help at all. – I’m a supervisor. …

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Watching Invisibles

– What are you staring at Molly? – Up there on the wall, can’t you see? – I can see a wall? – Yeh but on the wall! – What’s on the wall, I can’t see anything. – I can’t believe you can’t see it! – What?! – Uh, you humans with your inferior eyes. …

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Molly and the birthday box

We ordered Molly’s birthday gifts from Amazon as they always do great boxes. She was super upset when the gifts arrived in an envelope 🙁 I thought I’d let Amazon know that they’d let me and let down a cute little kitty on their first birthday. Contrary to my expectations Amazon replied straight away and …

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Happy Birthday Molly!!

Molly is one today!! She has only been in our lives a few months but she’s taken no time to settle in and make herself a part of the family. She is so funny and makes us laugh everyday. She is the most meowy cat I’ve met (and Oscar was quite the chatterbox) and she …

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Missing Molly

Last night concluded the longest five days of our lives! On Saturday afternoon we noticed Molly was missing. We’d only seen her ten minutes before but we couldn’t find her anywhere. We searched for five days. We knocked on neighbours doors, asking them to check sheds and garages. We put up posters all around the …

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Catification in progress

We’ve lived here for a few months now and we’re finally getting round to sorting out shelves for the cats. Stage one is putting the wine boxes on the wall in the living room. These are wooden wine boxes that I got from the market I used to have a stall at. Lots of wine …

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Introducing Molly

If you follow me on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram then you’ll know that last week we welcomed a new little kitty to our family. We thought we’d wait till we had a name before formally introducing her to the world on my blog. We were checking out the Cats Needing Homes page on our local …

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Farewell Oscar

I write this with tears streaming down my face. Our beloved Oscar lost his battle with kidney disease on Sunday. We our heartbroken. He was, and always will be, a huge part of our family and we will remember him forever.

Black Cat Day!

It amazes me that cats are being judged by their colour but sadly it’s true. On my visits to the local rescue centre the black cats have always been there the longest. Our Oscar used to be black until he spent too much time in the sun. Look at that little face! Please don’t judge …

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Caturday

It’s a beautiful autumn day here with lots of lovely sunshine. Oscar loves the window sill in our bedroom when it’s sunny like this. It’s also a great place to photograph him as the light is great. Happy Caturday

Cat Burglar

Anyone who followed my Facebook page will know what a rollercoaster yesterday was. Pixie went missing. We always keep our cats indoors at night so when tea time came and went and there was still no sign of Pixie I started worry. We walked miles up and down the area behind our house (a block …

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Oscar’s Charity Badges

Oscar Badges available on Etsy Our kitty Oscar has become rather popular on Facebook recently, with his comical grumpy looks and handsome face. He’s not really grumpy but the camera always makes him look that way. You can see more of him on his Facebook Page. He wants to help cats who really are grumpy …

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Happy Birthday Pixie

Happy Birthday to my beautiful little Pixie cat. I can’t believe she’s 6 already. She is the cat who changed my life and made it so very much better. I can’t imagine where I would be without her. Tonight she will have a lovely tuna dinner. I love you Pixie. Here’s Pixie over the years …

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Caturday

Hello, it’s Daz here again doing another guest post for Caturday. I thought I’d share some slightly unusual photos of our cats using one of my favourite photographic techniques – “multiple exposures”. I mostly take photos using film cameras, some of which have special buttons that allow you to take more than one photo on …

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Caturday

This is one of Pixie’s favourite toys, it is called Da Fur Thing (from the people who make Da Bird), you can get it here on Amazon. Ours is several years old, hence the lack of feathers, but the fun hasn’t worn off because Pixie still loves to play with it. Check out that tongue!

Caturday

Our neighbours have recently got a kitten. She is so adorable. I’m not sure what they call her but we call her Minnie because she’s a mini version of Artemis! She is very bold and often comes into our garden. She loves to play and is getting more confident with our cats. She growled at …

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Crafty Cat Toys

The more money you spend on a cat toy, the less they are likely to play with it – or at least that’s how it seems most of time! Maybe that’s why our cats love this so much, because it cost nothing to make! Daz has been hoarding the tubes from the centre of toilet …

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Caturday

Oscar pays no attention to Da Bird or other cat toys. Scraps of fabric are another matter entirely! He loves them. Pixie being adorable as usual. Arty, stressed again.

National Microchipping Month

June is National Microchipping Month in the UK and it aims to raise awareness about the importance of chipping. All of our cats are chipped and I highly recommend it to all cat (and dog) owners. Lots of vet practices put on special offers at this time of year so check yours out to see …

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