cats

Shropshire Cat Rescue

Shropshire Cat Rescue

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On a hot day in May this year I ventured up to Shropshire Cat Rescue at Lyth Hill near Shrewsbury for one of their open days. I’d not long lost ... Read more
Sugar, Sugar

Sugar, Sugar

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“Sugar, ah honey honey You are my candy girl And you’ve got me wanting you Honey, ah sugar sugar…” (Lyrics from ‘Sugar, Sugar’ by The Archies) You might wonder why ... Read more
Farewell, My Friend

Farewell, My Friend

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Leo “Boo” Cat 2005 – 2018 Leo, affectionately known as “Boo”, passed away unexpectedly at home on the evening of Tuesday, 3rd April, leaving a great big fluffy hole in ... Read more
The Struggles of a Humble Cat Owner

The Struggles of a Humble Cat Owner

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Let’s be under no illusion. We are not really cat “owners”, we are cat servants, dedicated to pandering to their every whim. If you have a cat or you’ve ever ... Read more
Silky & Leo – 6 Months On

Silky & Leo – 6 Months On

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It’s now six months since we collected Silky from deepest, darkest Ceredigion. She has most definitely made herself at home and it’s hard to remember life without her. Silky is ... Read more
Adopting a Cat – An Update

Adopting a Cat – An Update

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Back in November, I told you our story of adopting a cat. So, two months later, I thought I’d give you an update of how things are going. Well, first ... Read more
Adopting a Cat

Adopting a Cat

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Back in the middle of August we lost Mika, our cat of 15 years (though I’m entirely sure we were his human servants!). It was so heart-wrenching, but he was ... Read more