Monthly Archives: October 2010

Brushes and other “comfort” items for shelter cats

Our animal shelter doesn’t have money in the budget for “comfort” items like toys, beds, or grooming supplies, so I’m trying to find ways to get some of these supplies for little or no cost. This requires a bit of … Continue reading

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Quick shelter update

I stopped by the shelter after work today to check on the pregnant cat that was being spayed today.  I got there just at the right time to be the one to take her from the hospital section back to … Continue reading

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Never a dull moment at the shelter

After spending 6 hours getting cats out of their cages and cleaning, I had time to get just one more cat out before the shelter closed. A first-time volunteer said one of the cats was a bit sassy so she … Continue reading

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Caught in the act – twice!

Raven got the second punch on her Naughty Kitty card this weekend. Her dad caught her holding onto the passener-side window frame of the car, scrambling to climb up. Unfortunately, that means she put scratches in the side of her … Continue reading

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Pizza, really?

I can understand Sammi liking buttery mashed potatoes, scrambled eggs, chicken, and turkey. Those are all foods you’d expect a cat to enjoy and even beg for. But pizza? I made pizza for dinner tonight and as we sat down … Continue reading

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Getting back to volunteering

For the last two months I haven’t spent much time volunteering at the shelter. For 5 weeks I was trying to get my two cats to accept a third cat. It did not work out, and I was upset that … Continue reading

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The turmoil is behind us

It’s been a tumultuous couple of months here at the Indulged Furries’ home with Mozart’s coming and going, but we’re back on track now. Raven has returned to her usual playful, quiet, “anywhere is a good place for nap” personality. … Continue reading

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