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Re: Re: now cat names


My angel is my only child - make no mistake about that!!  Even the neighbors respect her "space" when she's out on her tether.

Pam Evans
Kemp, TX
zone 8A
----- Original Message -----
From: Kitty
Sent: 7/23/2004 1:28:28 PM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT]  now cat names

> My cats are my kids.  I know someday they won't be here.  The next round

> will be my grandkids. When I get older, perhaps at 64,  I'll get myself 3

> littermates and call them Vera, Chuck, and Dave.  They will sit on my knee.

> Who could ask for more?

> 

> Kitty

> 

> ----- Original Message ----- 

> From: "Jesse Bell" <silverhawk@flash.net>

> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>

> Sent: Friday, July 23, 2004 8:52 AM

> Subject: RE: [CHAT] now cat names

> 

> 

> > Theresa...that is SO FUNYY - "George (from the old Bugs Bunny cartoon

> > take-off on Of Mice and Men, as in "I'm going to pet him, and play with

> > him, and call him George". - my kids and I say that all the time with

> > the new critters we get in. Surprised they aren't ALL called George

> > around here. And we have a cat named Calvin too...after Calvin and

> > Hobbes....his nick-name is "Evil' because he is into everything and is

> > SO pigheaded. He even answers to Evil....I walk in the house and say

> > "EVIL?...where are you?" and he comes running. Too funny.

> >

> >

> > Jess

> >

> >

> > Tchessie <tchessie@comcast.net> wrote:

> > My cats are:

> >

> > Chessie (short for Chesapeake- got her when I lived in Maryland, and she

> > looks exactly like the "Chessie cat" from the old C&O railroad ads). She's

> > my cat on prednisone.

> >

> > also George (from the old Bugs Bunny cartoon take-off on Of Mice and Men,

> as

> > in "I'm going to pet him, and play with him, and call him George". Was a

> > joke, because the cat wouldn't let me touch him at all for 6 weeks. He was

> > a little starving stray who took up snoozing on my deck in Maine. He is

> now

> > a small, pudgy grey that looks/behaves like he is part Korat. Very social

> > and lovey. Sleeps on my stomach every night.

> >

> > and then Calvin (he's the siamese and has a propensity for trouble- like

> > Calvin & Hobbs. Rescued him in the middle of the road after a 105 degree

> > Sacramento day, being strangled by his own collar. God only know what he'd

> > been through. He was a mess- but cleaned up to be a flame-point siamese

> with

> > stunning blue eyes. He is wacky.

> >

> > Hannah was my kitty I had to euthanize last year. The name just seemed to

> > fit her. She was a big snuggler with a super loud purr.

> >

> > I grew up with a Siamese named Kubla Khan (his father was Ghangus Khan)-

> we

> > just called him Kubie. My mom's 22 year old cat (we got her with I was 16)

> > that was just put to sleep last month was named "Thistle" by me- she was a

> > grey color that reminded me of thistle-down and as a kitten she had

> > killer-sharp claws!

> >

> > Theresa

> >

> > -----Original Message-----

> > From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]On

> > Behalf Of Kitty

> > Sent: Thursday, July 22, 2004 9:45 AM

> > To: gardenchat@hort.net

> > Subject: Re: [CHAT] Slugger pic now cat names

> >

> >

> > Oh, it's coming back to me now......

> > We had two cats and got a new puppy that I wanted to name Jammer. Husband

> > thought the name sounded luridly suggestive or something and said no way.

> >

> > I was very disappointed as pets have always been my "children". I was so

> > looking forward to having the Cats and Jammer Kids.

> >

> > Kitty

> >

> > ----- Original Message -----

> > From:

> > To:

> > Sent: Thursday, July 22, 2004 11:02 AM

> > Subject: Re: [CHAT] Slugger pic now cat names

> >

> >

> > > In a message dated 7/22/2004 10:38:40 AM Central Standard Time,

> > > kmrsy@comcast.net writes:

> > >

> > > wanted to name a black cat we found 'Spade' (as in black as the ace of),

> > > but my husband thought that was too un-PC.

> > >

> > >

> > > Well, we had one named Kunta Kitty. He was also black and was born when

> > > "Roots" was on TV. There was no offense intended or taken.

> > >

> > > zem

> > >

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