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Old 01-30-22, 06:31 PM
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Old 01-30-22, 06:49 PM
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Originally Posted by sjanzeir

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What a Qutumz!

Is this spice rack denizen a permanent resident or shall it be moving to a new spice rack?


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Old 01-30-22, 07:08 PM
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Originally Posted by juvela
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What a Qutumz!

Is this spice rack denizen a permanent resident or shall it be moving to a new spice rack?


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Oh, no, Cinnamon's most definitely a keeper! Ever since I found this two-month-old kitten abandoned at our front door in October 2020, I've always had a special kind of love for her; she's as much my cat as she is our cat. She's always had issues with trust and abandonment that we're still working through with her to this day (she still reacts violently to being picked up and carried away, and she's not all that fond of being petted or cuddled.) We just had her spayed this week and we're watching for changes in her demeanor. She's already been abandoned once, and I'm not about to do that to her again.

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Originally Posted by sjanzeir
Oh, no, Cinnamon's most definitely a keeper! Ever since I found this two-month-old kitten abandoned at our front door in October 2020, I had a special kind of love for her; she's as much my cat as she is our cat. She's always had issues with trust and abandonment that we're still working with her through to this day (she still reacts violently to being picked up and carried away, and she's not all that fond of being petted or cuddled.) We just had her spayed this week and we're watching for changes in her demeanor. She's already been abandoned once, and I'm not about to do that to her again.
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thank you!

they are all so doggone fortunate to experience the endless fountain of love that flows in your home!

always wonderful to see them in a good situation - they just BLOOM!


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Something really strange has been going on since last night: Cinnamon (right,) who has just been spayed last week, has been volunteering to foster Snickers' babies! We haven't the slightest idea as to why she's doing this, and we're a bit concerned over here!

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Old 01-31-22, 09:59 AM
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Originally Posted by sjanzeir
Something really strange is has been going on since last night: Cinnamon (right,) who has just been spayed last week, has been volunteering to foster Snickers' babies! We haven't the slightest idea as to why she's doing this, and we're a bit concerned over here!
"nurse maid" sounds OK, no?
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Old 01-31-22, 03:45 PM
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Originally Posted by rumrunn6
"nurse maid" sounds OK, no?
Well, she seems to have taken over completely, so we're way past nurse maid now:

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Originally Posted by sjanzeir
Well, she seems to have taken over completely, so we're way past nurse maid now:
wow! it's like tag-team wrestling!
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Originally Posted by rumrunn6
wow! it's like tag-team wrestling!
Well, I'm sorry to report that things took a turn for the morbid last night: Cinnamon resorted to stealing Snickers' babies and hiding them under our bed! After she did that a few times and I took them back - and even wrestled a couple of them from her teeth - we eventually had to lock her out of the room.


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Originally Posted by sjanzeir
Well, I'm sorry to report that things took a turn for the morbid last night: Cinnamon resorted to stealing Snickers' babies and hiding them under our bed! After she did that a few times and I took them back - and even wrestled a couple of them from her teeth - we eventually had to lock her out of the room.
wow when maternal instincts join w/ territoriality. not so morbid, was afraid you were going to say one of them got eaten! whew!
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It was terrifying!
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Snow day….

What a fortuitous (and totally cool) shot! It's like a real-life, illustrated food chain

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We've got a bit of a hostage situation over here... Cinnamon's taken Snickers' babies for ransom!
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Not sure I'd be trusting Cinamonns motives here,. I might be separating Cinamon from the kittens for a few weeks. Just curious why you have kittens at all ?, Are you breeding ?.
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Originally Posted by sjanzeir
We've got a bit of a hostage situation over here... Cinnamon's taken Snickers' babies for ransom!
if you can't beat them, join them? I've tried changing a cat's mind with reason & argument. about as futile as trying the same w/ my Wife
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Cinnamon is on call while Snickers is on duty...
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Originally Posted by sjanzeir
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won't be long now before they are in complete control of the house...


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A (rare) moment of peace and serenity between Cricket and Mars...


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sjanzeir How many do you have at this point? Is that 10, with the kittens?

We had 12 at one point a few years ago when a stray we'd been feeding had her litter next to my backdoor.


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...we can really sympathize with moms when they roll over onto their tummies with their legs spread out in the four directions...

they are saying to the kittens "i need a break for a few minutes"...



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