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Old 06-21-22, 08:30 AM
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Originally Posted by SurferRosa
rip Gus the cat 2007? - 06/16/22.
Last pic I took...



First day I met Gus, he gave me a hug.

So much love.
Man, it's sad to hear this. I met Gus after a ride back in August of 2019. Very affectionate, just hanging out outside, enjoying his sunny spot. Even took a picture:



Very sorry for your loss; hang in there. Takes about a year, but the hurt fades. Never stop missing them, tho...

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Old 06-23-22, 05:21 PM
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motion picture about another Gus, also much loved and lovable -

My Pal Gus (1952)

​​​​​​https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044939/?ref_=tt_mv_close


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Meet Boris Badinov, a tough old tomcat that showed up and adopted us a few years ago.
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⬆️ Looks like the kind of cat you just don't mess with..


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Old 07-03-22, 11:59 AM
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Originally Posted by Kevin stafford

Meet Boris Badinov, a tough old tomcat that showed up and adopted us a few years ago.

That's a Perrrrrfect Name!

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Baddest cat in the whole damn town. Badder than ol' King Kong, meaner than a junkyard dog.

What a great photo; he looks like quite the character. <3

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Meet Boris Badinov, a tough old tomcat that showed up and adopted us a few years ago.
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Yes, Boris is quite the character. He is very vocal, and his vocabulary is “colorful”. This is a picture of a friend that he brought home, of course we had to name her Natasha (she is a Russian Blue).
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Originally Posted by Kevin stafford

Yes, Boris is quite the character. He is very vocal, and his vocabulary is ďcolorfulĒ. This is a picture of a friend that he brought home, of course we had to name her Natasha (she is a Russian Blue).
Well, "Natasha Darling" to be precise.
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Help! Someone woke up a lil grumpy today!

Only 12 hrs of sleep?!
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Originally Posted by Steve B.
Well, "Natasha Darling" to be precise.

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shouldn't that be "Natasha Dahlink" ...


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We found one of his hiding spots.

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Cinnamon and Mars repurpose the kitchen..


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...well might one wonder which be the higher priority for felines; rest or alimentation

if one measures by the time expended in each activity per day it is no contest;

rest: ~20 hrs/day

alimentation: ~ five minutes per day

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Quite the decorative pair. <3

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Cinnamon and Mars repurpose the kitchen..


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Originally Posted by majmt
We found one of his hiding spots.

Does he know how to open the door, or is there another way in?
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magnetite crystals in brain interact with magnetic door clasp


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Originally Posted by RichSPK
Does he know how to open the door, or is there another way in?
I donít know what is in his brain. Could be magnetite - Iím pretty sure thereís not much gray matter. The cabinet was used for a stereo system and is open in the back but has since been repurposed for old linen storage. Like a lot of cats, he loves to sneak into any small space or open door. We had a cat that also liked to bed down in our washing machine if the door was left open.
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I donít know what is in his brain. Could be magnetite - Iím pretty sure thereís not much gray matter. The cabinet was used for a stereo system and is open in the back but has since been repurposed for old linen storage. Like a lot of cats, he loves to sneak into any small space or open door. We had a cat that also liked to bed down in our washing machine if the door was left open.
The idea of a cat bedding down in the washer or dryer is terrifying to me.
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Originally Posted by juvela
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...well might one wonder which be the higher priority for felines; rest or alimentation

if one measures by the time expended in each activity per day it is no contest;

rest: ~20 hrs/day

alimentation: ~ five minutes per day
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Mine are hunters. Latte can provide for most of her food. And it can take hours.

The cats can bring in gophers, moles, mice, and shrews. A substantial goal amount of time might be spent waiting for a critter to surface.
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