Here is a Cute Kitty, Just Because

October 14, 2016 Animals, Featured, New York City Comments (1) 342

I walk past this kitten every morning on my way to work, along with another (a sibling, presumably?) with whom he or she shares an Upper East Side pet store window.

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Valentine’s Day 2015

February 14, 2015 Personal Comments (0) 150

Cat eating roses

Cat sniffing roses

This is how we spend Valentine’s Day here. I didn’t get a chance to photograph the chocolates because Liz and I ate them too fast. Pizza is on its way now.

Hope you’re having a good one.

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Snowpocalypse 2015: Taking the Cat for a Walk

January 27, 2015 New York City, Personal Comments (0) 233

You may have heard there was a blizzard yesterday. Like most people, we took our cat out for a walk. Mozart doesn’t get to see the outdoors that often, and he seemed to enjoy part of it–though he does not care for noisy subway trains passing overhead.

 

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Cat Photo: Visiting an Old Friend

April 21, 2014 Animals, Personal Comments (0) 196

Buffy_Sunbeam

Liz and I went to visit our parents in the Philly suburbs for Easter, which also gave us a chance to check in with Buffy, who move in with my folks since January.

What was initially intended as a cat-sitting visit turned into long-term residence because she seemed so much happier there. I think at her age (we think around 14) and temperament, the quieter surroundings suit her. She also never got along with Max, who is nine years younger and can be kind of a bully.

As you can see, Buffy’s favorite activities include lounging on sofas, lounging on the rocking chair, and lounging in sunbeams. It’s nice to see she’s doing well.

Also great, of course, to see my family and a couple of friends. My aunt was in town as well, and she and Liz and I had the ride back to NYC on New Jersey Transit to catch up. Pretty good way to salvage a weekend that began with an epic stomach virus on Thursday night. Happy Easter, everybody.

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More Kitty Hijinx

April 10, 2014 Animals Comments (0) 163

As I said yesterday, I’m working to remedy the lack of kitty content on this blog–particularly my cats. So here’s Mozart, one of our two boys, catching treats and playing his favorite game knocking things off a shelf.

I am working on getting some new videos uploaded, now that I’ve finished the book draft. In general they’ll be the usual substantive material I’ve uploaded in the past, but for now just enjoy the kitty.

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It’s the weekend. Have a cat video.

March 30, 2014 Animals Comments (0) 167

I don’t want that awful Wiser’s whiskey commercial on top of my blog. Here are some cats getting the better of their eternal nemeses. Enjoy.

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