C is for Cat (Shadow)

cC is for Cat!

I actually giggled at myself last night as I decided to make this my next topic. My cat, Shadow, is totally awesome. I then wondered how many different ways I could fit him into the A to Z challenge. C is for Cat; F is for Feline; P is for Paws; S is for Shadow?

Don’t worry. This is not my plan. [Read more…]

Shadow Saved Our Lives Last Night

020811 Birthday BoyThe kitchen counters are a forbidden area for the cat. The good news is he never, ever tries to walk them. At most, he used to use them as a launching ground to get to the top of the fridge (to get to the top of the cabinets), but he hasn’t tried to do that in ages. There is a small area of counter to the left of the stove, though, and he will jump up there from time to time. It’s where we keep the vitamins, cat treats, and other odds and ends.

He’s not really allowed up there, but he jumps up there when he feels like he’s not getting enough attention or when he wants a treat. Last night was one of those nights – or so we thought.

Shadow jumped up on the counter. I went and put him down [Read more…]