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Re: OT.. cat post

It's been my experience (observation-wise) that people who don't like
and/or trust cats have never been around them. My father is dreadfully
allergic, but still likes them. It's impossible for anyone to spend time
around these wondrous creatures w/out being totally fascinated by them.

Just my opinion of course!!


---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: cathy carpenter <cathyc@rnet.com>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sun, 26 Oct 2003 14:43:59 -0600

>We have cats because one of our daughters has the same response to dogs 
>(and horses - but we don't plan on adopting one of them!). It is 
>amazing how many people don't like, or are afraid of, cats.
>On Saturday, October 25, 2003, at 06:51 PM, Bonnie & Bill Morgan wrote:
>> I have to agree with you Cathy.  I think it shows a blatant disregard 
>> for
>> life in general and I have no use for someone who can so easily 
>> dispatch
>> dogs, cats or what-have-you.  It is cruel toward the pet owner whose 
>> pet has
>> been taken, tortured or killed as well.  I will not trust anyone who 
>> can do
>> such things as though it were some sort of macabre sport.  UGH!  (And 
>> I'm
>> highly allergic to cats!  Eyes swell shut, asthma acts up--have trouble
>> breathing, etc., runs into bronchitis within a week and at least $150 
>> in
>> medical costs.  I tend to avoid our lithe feline friends, but not 
>> because I
>> don't think they are neat animals.)
>> Blessings,
>> Bonnie (SW OH - zone 5)
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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