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Re: What a week/ cats

OK Noreen, that made me laugh out loud. I CAN'T imagine trying to explain
that one. 

Andrea H
Beaufort, SC

> [Original Message]
> From: <TeichFlora@aol.com>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Date: 9/17/2005 4:14:28 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] What a week/ cats
> Hey Theresa, the little wild child mellowed out nicely after spending two

> weeks or so in a large dog shipping crate.  Had no choice, she was THAT 
> Was like feeding a wild tiger, had to use something steardy to push  and
> her back to get to feed her and change the litter.  Slowly we were  able
> gain her trust by playing with her through the openings.  Helped  too
that she 
> saw us playing and holding Ms. Kitty.  Eventually she let me  hold 
> her....except that she confused my neck with her mother's.....well you 
know.  SO I ended 
> up with a  kitten sucking on me whenever I would  wake up or move.  Vet
> it was normal, and to slowly wean her off of it,  don't punish her or
scold her 
> for doing it.  Geesh....ever tried to explain  hickey's from a cat??
> better now, but going through her geeky  stage, very long legs and little
> and head. Anyway, she gets along well with  the dogs, bunny, guinea pig,
> new puppy....who has a tendency to terrorize  everyone, at the moment. 
Loves to 
> sit in front of the baby turtle  pond and push the little turtles off the 
> rock into the water.   But  all in all she's doing very well being a
house cat.  
> Thanks for asking!
> Noreen
> zone 9
> Texas Gulf Coast
> In a message dated 9/16/2005 11:02:30 PM Central Standard Time,  
> gardenchat-owner@hort.net writes:
> Hey- how  is the new kitty adjusting to the house hold?
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