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Val, love the toon!!!!!

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and everyone else too!!!

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This is the 5th cat I have had declawed, ever since I stopped letting them go outdoors. I haven't noticed any change in the behavior of any of them. They still sharpen their "paws" on all the same places that they used claws before. They still tumble around as usual, and cuddle as usual, then nap in a pile of fur, no difference at all. If startled, they flee temporarily, they don't attack anything or anyone. The one indoor cat I didn't declaw was so solitary that I rarely saw her, had to hunt and capture to get her to the vet once a year, and her claws had always grown around back into the pads of her feet. I have very expensive furniture and some silk drapes, and I can't allow them to be destroyed. If I didn't tell you they had no claws, you wouldn't know unless you felt their paws. The newly declawed kitten (5 days later) "helped" me change the bed today, and for the first time I didn't have bloody hands when the job was done. They don't like to be secured long enough for me to clip their nails, if I try, I won't see them for weeks as they hide from me.

Some years back, I paid a lot of money to have a doctor cut my face off then sew it back on, which is what a facelift is. It hurts, but people save or go into debt to have it done. Other cosmetic procedures are more grueling, yet people pay a LOT of money and endure the discomfort for the result. Believe me, it took more than 5 days for me to recover. If a cosmetic surgeon offered free surgery, the line would extend into the next state. It's all in the perspective.

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Chrisy Miss had her claws taken by laser. It might be better in the healing process, but it still affects them terribly. Garfy is clawed, Chrisy Miss is not. Her reaction to stress and fright is to go for his neck with her teeth. She is the most gentle and loving cat, but removing the claws takes a horrible toll on their minds. It also leads to more arthritis when they get older. If it had been me, I would never have had it done. There is no piece of furniture, or any scratch on my leg that would cause me to do that to a cat. I adopted her because I had been given a declawed cat from my DIL. Mickey Mouse was from a "mill" and I was worried he would be in danger from a clawed cat. Garfy teases the heck out of Chrisy, but has never scratched her badly. I adopt strays from the shelter and take them as they are. Not preaching, just saying, it is not a choice I would make. This note is solely for others that may be thinking of it.

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The laser takes off less of the toe than cutting, and the laser seals the wound so there are no stitches or blood. Healing is a lot faster. My previous cats had to stay at the vet's for two days with bandages that came off when they came home. With a laser there are no bandages. It's more expensive, and only vets who do a lot of declaws will have the equipment and be trained in its use. It's an easier recovery than from the spay, which, though common, is a bigger surgery. My vet won't deal with rescue leagues because they require kittens to be spayed before coming home, no matter the age, even as early as 7 weeks. She won't spay until the kitten is 6 months old, it isn't safe before that. If a rescue kitten dies in surgery before going into someone's home, there is always another kitten, I guess. If I'm paying $500 for a kitten from a registered bloodline, I insist on exquisite care

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What is laser declaw and how does that differ from the other declaw?

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I took my kitten in last Wednesday to be spayed and laser-declawed. She's doing very well, sleeping a lot and cuddling the rest of the time. It took a couple of days for the other cats to forgive her the vet smell. They sent her home with a cone to prevent her from worrying her abdominal incision, but I took it off. In all my 50 years of female cats, they've never had a cone after a spay. The other cats will sit by her now, but aren't playing with her yet, they must know she is hors de combat. I had to go back for liquid pain medication, she wouldn't take a pill, kept spitting it out, and her fighting it was causing more pain. The liquid in the little injector takes half a second, and she just works her mouth at the taste. I'm glad it's done. I don't think I'll bother sending the spay certificate to the breeder so I can get her registered. My other cats have all been registered, but I have decided there really is no point, not worth the $25.

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Linda, I don't think Orzo is feeling bad, because he was playing with a new toy they gave him from the Pet Food Pantry. It's a little weighted thing with feathers on top. I think he is just showing his love. I think he has shown his gratefulness at having a home since the day I got him. Even though he didn't take too well to me at the store (adoption center at Petco) and preferred my friend, as soon as she left he knew this was his home and came to jump in my lap. Maybe two reasons he didn't like me as well in the store. One, I had looked at him the day before and then went on to the event I was going to, so maybe he felt rejected. Two, my friend has 3 cats.

MaryAlice, I wonder if that meal contest is the one that they end up going and cooking with Mrs. Obama. I have seen something with the winner before (one was from Colorado who made some kind of salad). It's a great way to get the students to eat healthier.

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I just saw on TV where the local high schools are having a contest. Who can make the best lunch for 1.25. Thats right one dollar and a quarter. The lunch has to be 350 calories, no added salt or sugar, met the school lunch nutrition requirements and be something the other school children would eat. Extra points for something the whole family would enjoy. The winner at the school they were showing, was fish tacos made with fish sticks. Low with the fish sticks and high with the lettuce, tomato and other veggies. This must be a country wide program since the winner goes to district, then to state and on to DC.

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Orzo could be feeling bad himself. My little Mickey Mouse was underfoot when he was suffering. Or it could be that he realizes that you rescued him, and he is very, very grateful.

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I am hoping that Orzo hasn't felt that I have anything serious. It's a bit of a worry with the IBS hitting so hard, though.

He just washed Cassie's face, then came up on the chair and licked my hand and started rubbing on me. Not as clingy as the last week, but still making sure I know he's here and loves us (including the dog).

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Happy Sunday Everyone!!!




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Fancy, cats and dogs can feel your pain and if you are sick. I was having a miscarriage many years ago, and my inside/outside cat stayed with me constantly wrapped around my head while I was in bed.

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Orzo has been more clingy lately. He will go to his table by the window for a little while, but has been spending most of the time on my lap. He's a little lover, but he usually will spend longer in the window and also spends time on the window sill. Don't know if it is just him or if it is because of some problem with my help. I have been getting weaker and today I could barely get his litter from the fill station into the buggy and then into the truck. Had to call my neighbor to get it in the house.

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Happy Earth Day!!!

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Tax season is over and the next one is a couple months away, so I'll try and get caught up with posting

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Linda, I do ask Cassie where he is. She isn't as helpful as Annie was, though, or maybe that was Bridgitte. One of them would tell me where anything was that I couldn't find. She just stays next to me while I look. I guess he is in the bedroom now because I wouldn't let him on my lap while I ate.

I now have a green, purple and yellowish striped TV screen. Sometimes green, blue and orange. A little different than the circles on the other TVs I had. They are the old kinds of TVs, so no one fixes them. I am not sure how to get this one out of here. It took 3 men to get it in here because it is so heavy. Then it has to be taken to a recycle place that charges something like $5/inch to take it. Then they take things apart and sell them to make even more money on them. Don't know what to do with it at all, though the last one we set out by the curb for "free" and someone took it.

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I always ask, they never answer, just look bored.

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Darlene, when they put fertilizer down at my condo, my allergies go wild. The smell also is paralysing. Do you, like me, ask Cassie where Orzo is?? Saw on FB where they asked that question. A lot of people said yes. I always do!! LOL!!

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Poor Chrissy. She needs to learn to find another place that would be just as comfortable, but wouldn't hurt you.

Orzo is mad at me because I was having dinner and he isn't allowed to be in my lap when I am doing that. So he is sulking in the bedroom on a pile of clothes. I didn't know where he was for a while and Cassie and I had to go check on him (yes, she checked on him, nosing all over to make sure he was okay). He just went back in there again. I didn't know if he wasn't feeling well or is it the horrible smell that is apparently coming in from outside. I don't know what that can be unless because it is raining so soon after the neighbor across the street spread fertilizer. Windows are all closed, but the smell is still coming in. Guess I will diffuse some Thieves or similar.

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NEELOJ - what a beautiful photo of your two kitties. They do find the most comfortable spots for them, but not always for us. You feel bad disturbing them, but they get over it.

I share your pain, those with back problems, especially today. Rainy and dull weather...

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Fancyqtr, I have Sciatica and lower back pain. I can last only about 2 hours in bed. It is an adjustable bed, but somehow I can't get comfortable after 2 hrs.
Today my leg is killing me below the knee on the rt side. I was bending and climbing a lot yesterday because internet went out and I had to check out all cables etc. I was in terrible pain this am and poor Chrisy tried to sit on the top of my leg again. It is her birthday and I felt really bad about it, but I had to move her. I don't think she is going to forgive me today.

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Linda, I am a little like you, though I can stay in the bed longer when I can get to sleep thee. I toss and turn, though, having to try a different side a lot. Orzo will get on my legs when I sleep in bed. Usually I am in the recliner and he will sleep on my stomach until I have to turn over some. Then he will sleep on my leg. Cassie has been sleeping at the foot of the bed next to my legs. Sometimes Orzo will lie on or between my legs and close to Cassie. My back and hips are the things that cause me problems that I need to go between the bed and the chair.

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That is funny Linda! They do have a mind of their own don't they!
My two are brother and sister and are 4 1/2 years old.
Love them loads also!!

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Neeloj, I can only stay in bed for about 2 hours a night, then I come out on the LazyBoy and sleep as much as I can the rest of the night.
Chrisy Miss drags her tubby little self out of the bedroom and plops herself on my lap/rt leg. The right knee is in bad shape and I attempt to move her a little, at least her fat little tushy off my leg. She gets highly upset and sometimes jumps on the floor and demands her battery operated toys be turned on. She eventually forgets how mad she is at me and climbs back up on sofa to go through the whole routine again. There are nights I get very little sleep. But I love her like crazy. She is 14 tomorrow and I will not have her for very long, so I put up with it. LOL!!!

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Want to share a photo of my two kitties!!
This is how I wake up in the morning. I can't move! My legs are under there! A queen size bed but they always lay right on my legs!! LOL


Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
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My 2 just kind of mosey out of the bedroom like they are not really interested in me. Then they start asking for stuff. Chrisy asks for her toys to be turned on. Garfy is always looking for a handout of food. But still, they do greet me with their version of love.

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I just love that little chirpy noise they usually greet you with, and the way they run toward you with their tails straight up although that's most likely to happen when I'm carrying a food bowl.

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I agree with you on that, Linda. I was out today with a friend and when I got home Orzo met me at the door (course, he also wanted to go outside, where he isn't allowed to go). Cassie ran back into the house when I got here (my next door neighbor had let her out for me just a little while before).

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Longlife, when you live alone, there is nothing like being greeted by your little fur balls.

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Prince doesn't like crunchy food. Don't know why. It's not bad teeth. But yesterday I gave him some dry treats and he ate those and some more again this morning. I have to mix dry food into his wet. Hubby doesn't do this so then Prince is STARVING in just a little while. Buddy is the same way as many of your cats. he will heat about 2/3rd of a can of wet Fancy Feast and usually never eat the last 3rd. With Prince back that is not a problem he will suck up anything old or new. Buddy is older and has a slower metabolism, (cat on Valium) Prince is only about a year and is a (cat on Speed) It was so great to come home yesterday after work and see them both on the porch.

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Orzo has had tooth problems in the past, but does fine with the dry food that he gets now. Yesterday I picked up some Iams treats that are for teeth. They were free from Kings (part of Krogers family) and he likes them and doesn't have any problems eating them. Sometimes he gets some food stuck in his mouth and uses his paws to get it out, then he gets a drink and cleans his teeth on the door. He does okay that way, but maybe those chicken or meat pieces get caught where he lost those teeth before I got him.

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Charlotte, love the meatball story.
Darlene, could Orzo have tooth problems and can only eat soft food??

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It's those human treats you have to watch out for emoticon emoticon My Brian prefers fresh from the bag or can - it's that just-opened smell that gets them probably. He loves the sauce, leaves the shreds, and the pate has to be moistened with a bit of water - emoticon If he gets hungry enough, he'll clean up the "nasty dry crap" in his bowl usually when no one is around. When we're eating at the table, he sits on a stool nearby and tries to look cute. Yesterday, I gave him half a meatball, which he proceeded to stalk, bat about, chase and carry in his mouth - hilarious! I found it under a dining room chair later that afternoon.

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For a long time Orzo wouldn't eat anything but the saucy food. Then he started eating the sauce and leaving the rest (kind of what he was doing to the food I was giving him). Then he decided he wanted the pate, so that is what I have mostly been giving him. I had one can left of the stuff with the chicken in sauce, so I decided to give it to him. He ate it good the first 3 meals, then left the chicken and only ate the sauce.

I got him another bag of dry (same kind) and he is mad at me for not giving him food from that instead of the rest of the old bag. Just can't convince him it is the same thing. I also got him some Iams treats that the store had on their Friday Free coupon. I had forgotten all about it until I saw the sign in the store the other day. That one expires Sunday, I think. They have had cat treats a few times, but never have any for dogs. They usually have something for humans, though.

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Darlene, Chrisy Miss insists on Pate and Garfy prefers chopped with gravy. Chrisy won't touch his food. Are you trying both kinds of soft food and he only wants one??? My cats also have hard food down all the time. Cats are so fussy as to what they want, when they want it. LOL!!!


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Do your cats like to sleep on clean laundry? My cats know the sound of the dryer door, and follow me carrying the basket upstairs so they can snuggle down into Mt. Laundry.

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Linda, that is a great picture.

Orzo has dry food in his bowl all the time, too. In the morning and evening he wants a bit of canned food, though. He will only eat about a heaping teaspoonful of it, though. Sometimes not even that. He insists on getting it, then turns his nose up. I just ended up throwing away part of a can because he wouldn't eat it at all. So he is on a new can.

You are right. They have us well trained. Orzo even told me what time it was last night so I would let Cassie out and then feed both of them. Then he wanted what I fed Cassie since she has been eating my food this week. Well, he won't eat home made food, so I don't know why he was trying to eat her food.

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My beautiful Mickey Mouse (RIP) use to stand on my chest until I got up. He did not mess around!

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Every morning around 6 am my furry alarm clock jumps up on my tummy and starts kneading. Then settles down and goes to sleep. So then I can't get up because I'll disturb him, right? I usually leave dry food out for him overnight so he's not really hungry in the morning, just lonesome I guess. Sometimes when I'm working at the computer, Brian will gently touch my ankle with a claw to get my attention then makes a beeline for the kitchen & food bowl. They have us well trained.

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Orzo yowls at me to wake me up and if I ignore him he body slams me, then slams his head in my eye to get me up. He is very persistent.



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One of my cats usually sniffs my ear to wake me up. It is very loud first thing in the morning.

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Both of my cats are indirect when telling me to get up. Chrisy walks across my lap about 19 times and Garfy finds his favorite toy (a groc. bag) and rolls around on it. If that does'n't get me up, they start fighting.

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Oh, that would be so nice. We are supposed to have the mid 60s today, but it was cold the last couple days. They said on Facebook yesterday that it would be warm today and tomorrow we would have another big snow storm of 16-20 inches. Boy, was I upset. It finally ended with an "April Fools." That's the first time I've seen something like that from one of the TV Channels. There were people who didn't watch the video and just got mad at the meterologists.

I have had a bad cough the last half a week (and will probably go on for a month or so like it usually does) and sleeping a lot. Orzo is usually the one to come and comfort me when I am upset or not feeling well, but when he wants me to get up and feed him he could care less how I am feeling. So this morning it was before sunrise or even any hint of light outside. What a brat. When I didn't get up when he wanted he started clawing on my box my canvases are in and then started chewing on my purse. That just was not nice.

Have to get out and work on cleaning up some of the mess in the yard. The Senior Hub volunteers are coming tomorrow to help with it. I can't do the bending and binding things to get them out of there for trash pick up. Have to get the gas for the mower and get it charged so it will start, too. Guess I'd better get that done.

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It's 78 degrees out, the windows are open, and the cats are all stretched out on windowsills. Happy cats all!

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Love your story, MaryAlice. Your dad sounds like he was a real laugh and smart, too.

Cassie and Orzo are upset with me this week. We are having the Passion Play and also had a rehearsal Tuesday. There was no performance Wednesday because of the snow storm we had. This area of town had an official 19.5 inches (church where it is this year is only about a mile and a half from me). Yesterday quite a bit melted so we had the opening performance. Dog and cat want me to just stay home. This morning Orzo was giving me a dirty look because I was so tired from last night so slept late. We have performance tonight and tomorrow also. Praying that the snow doesn't get too bad tomorrow.

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MaryAlice, I love it! Great story!

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MaryAlice, loved the story about your dad. Feral momma cats can give a look that can't be unseen. LOL!!!

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My father passed several years ago. Sometimes mom tells stories. Daddy thought the government should keeps it's nose out of peoples business and had his own way of showing it. Where we were living you had to have a permit to put a shed in the back yard. Daddy wanted a shed to put the lawn mower and stuff in. When the guy told Daddy he couldn't build it till he got the permit, Daddy told him to put a cat door in. When Daddy went to get the permit, they asked him what the shed would be used for and he said a cat house. Well that promoted an investigation. When the folks in uniforms got to the house Daddy proudly showed them the shed and the cat door. The uniforms wanted to see in the shed. When they opened the shed door, they found a lawn mower, other lawn tools and a a feral mommy cat nursing a liter of new born, who wasn't any to happy about her space being invaded. Case closed, it was a cat house.

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I wonder if we have a leprechaun in the house. Orzo has been acting totally crazy last night and today. He just keeps running and yowling. This morning I think he jumped over Cassie on his way to the basement stairs. She was just standing where he needed to go and he either jumped her or ran right in front of her because he was going so fast he couldn't stop. I think he might be part mountain lion. he doesn't just meow but has a kindof funny sounding meow. The other day I decided he sounds like a little mountain lion. Like when you see a movie with a mountain lion in it and they are ready to attack. Of course, he isn't nearly that loud and he is a lot more friendly than the mountain lion. He doesn't attack (I guess unless someone threatened us).

Hope you are all having a good wearing of the green day.

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Beannachtam na Feile Padraig
Happy St. Patrick's Day!!!


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Nell, Garfy poops in his carrier either coming or going to the vet. Much better if he does it coming home. But, just in case, I take clean up supplies with me when we go.

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