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Homer: The Blind Wonder Cat


Monday, August 26, 2013

HI, Everyone,

I recently had the great pleasure of reading a book entitled "Homer's Odyssey" by Gwen Cooper. It's about a blind cat and the person who loved him. For anyone who is a cat lover or animal lover in general, this is one of the best books I've read. If you've already read it, I'd love to know your opinion.

http://www.gwencooper.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Hom
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Have a great Monday!!!











SPOILER ALERT: For those who know Homer's story, I'm sorry to announce he died at sixteen years of age last Wednesday. Gwen had him put to sleep at home and he died in her arms. emoticon


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PCOH051610 9/4/2013 7:17AM

    Thanks for the recommendation. I'm always looking for books about cats and dogs to read. Wonderful to hear that he lived 16 years all the same

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LOUIE-LILY 8/28/2013 3:25PM

    I've had 3 cats die in my arms - One of which was around 23 years old! It hurts every time - like losing a child and takes a long time to recover from the loss :(
My heart goes out to anyone who is experiencing this loss now.I don't remember the story of Homer, but I will look it up.

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THE_SHAKESHAFT 8/27/2013 2:13PM

    Sorry to hear about Homer :(

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ELMA1913 8/27/2013 10:30AM

    Pets, no matter which kind, dog, cats, farm animals, birds, all take a special place in my heart, and any time I loose one, I cry. For the cat to live 16 years is remarkable, but it still hurts!

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BECKYSFRIEND 8/26/2013 10:03PM

    emoticon

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FCARMICH 8/26/2013 7:11PM

  okay

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PDSLIM 8/26/2013 1:38PM

    Thanks for sharing.

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WALLAHALLA 8/26/2013 10:54AM

    Sounds like a good book.

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FLYER99 8/26/2013 9:59AM

    So sorry to hear that. It appears like he had a great and wonderful life.



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ANHELIC 8/26/2013 12:40AM

    emoticon I know how it feels, my Harley died in my arms as well.

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ZRIE014 8/26/2013 12:29AM

  i know how it feels. we put our cat to sleep 3 mo ago at the age of 17.

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ARTJAC 8/26/2013 12:29AM

    16 YEARS IS A GOOD AGE

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LIVINGFREE19 8/26/2013 12:24AM

    Sixteen is a pretty good age to live to for a cat.

I am going to have to check this out



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