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We’ve Been Adopted

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We lost a cat a couple of months ago. She had adopted us a couple of years earlier (people don’t adopt cats; cats do the adopting). Ranch cats often have fairly short lifespans, especially if they are left out at … Continue reading

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Bad Dog/Irresponsible Neighbors

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Sad times around the homestead the last few weeks. Our neighbor’s dog came “visiting,” terrorized our cats and killed CeeCee, the female. CeeCee acquired us after a severely alcoholic neighbor was hospitalized and subsequently died of liver failure. Like many … Continue reading

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Ranch Cats – Some Thoughts on the Newest

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We have acquired a new cat. This is a bit unusual, as in my experience, cats acquire you. They simply show up one day and decide you belong to them. In the 38 years of our marriage, we have only … Continue reading

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