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Re: Cat names

That is quite a project Barbara! They sound adorable. What's Mom's and
Aunt's names? I assume the grandmother is Nana. Hope you will post
photos when you get time. Bless you for giving them a chance.


-- "Barbara" <sundrops@earthlink.net> wrote:
You all give me hope on my current project -- raising 4 kittens from a feral 
mother! (who I recently trapped and is at the vet being spayed as we speak). 
They are 3 months old now and 3 have been inside with me for about 5 weeks, 
doing just great.  The 3rd one I caught a little later and it took a little 
while for him to soften up but he is just fine as a pet now.  The 4th one I 
just was able to trap a few days ago and I still have him in a cage.  But he 
eats off a spoon held by my hand and is calmer, so I am hopeful.  Their 
names are Nico (apricot and white, gorgeous), Nessa (black and white), Nate 
(orange and white), and Noah in the cage (gray).  I will be keeping Nico and 
Nessa inside with my older two cats, and Nate and Noah will live under my 
house with several other outdoor cats including their mother, aunt, and 
grandmother.  Whew!
--Barb, Grass Valley CA
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Marge Talt" <mtalt@hort.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Friday, December 16, 2005 12:25 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Cat names

> Good names, Jim.  I once had a cat named Scardy Cat; male black and
> white who was born wild but eventually became quite tame.  He turned
> out to be a true gentleman...still miss him and he's been gone for at
> least 20 years.  Just takes some time and patience to turn scardy
> cats into lap cats:-)
> Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland
> mtalt@hort.net
> Shadyside Garden Designs
> ----------
>> From: james singer <islandjim1@verizon.net>
>> We finally settled on names for the two cats. The homely little
> calico
>> will be "Squinty Cat" because she squints a lot, especially in the
> AM
>> when I first turn on the lights. The large all-black cat that
> spends
>> most of her time under the bed will be "Scaredy Cat" for obvious
>> reasons. Scaredy is becoming more sociable, but it's a slow
> process.
>> She's really a beautiful cat, long coal-black fur and bright green
>> eyes. We have some hope that Squinty, who is very sweet and loving,
>> will eventually civilize Scaredy. But that may be wishful thinking.
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