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Category Archives: 2017-Harley

Farewell to the Greeks

And to Harley.  Their last 2 cultures stayed clear for a week each and no new lesions.  They’re staying there and are available for adoption this week.  If there are leftovers, they’ll be fostered at a cleaner house.

 
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Posted by on December 14, 2017 in 2017-Greek Food, 2017-Harley

 

Getting Old

The twice a week washings are getting old, as are the kittens.  Each time, they get a new box challenge: this one they cannot fit inside but I can put a marble in it as a challenge.

I dunked the scale (by mistake) too many times, so I bought a new one.  It came with a box.

Backs and sides of books I feel I can run bleachy water over, but not the tops.  Bob figured out a nifty way to close one book case.  I have the other side blocked with a board and tape, but this is way nicer.

 
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Posted by on December 3, 2017 in 2017-Greek Food, 2017-Harley

 

Oh, To Be Free

Thursday  starts a new 2-week culture cycle.  The only place they can’t yet reach is the loft and maybe inside the closet.

 
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Posted by on November 28, 2017 in 2017-Greek Food, 2017-Harley

 

Too competent

They have been able to jump onto the white table and get into the (formerly) blocked Zone of Junk.  So I removed the shelves that made a stairway up to the pin-board and all the junk I didn’t want to bleach each kitten bath day.

On the plus side, I found Em’s passport.

 
 

Hit The Sack

Some hit the sack, some hit the bag.

 
 

Water Babies

Although they really are not babies any more.

They had 2 week-long cultures look good, but the vet saw a new-to-them lesion on Kabob. It’s already regrowing hair, so I have a little hope.

 
 

Mr. Casual

Just a picture of a cat (or 3 or 4) sitting on my lap.

 
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Posted by on November 18, 2017 in 2017-Greek Food, 2017-Harley

 

Fungal Fun

I ‘m learning a lot.  The  ringworm culture test takes about a week and they need 2 clean weeks to call an all clear.  Last week’s culture was negative.  If today’s is also, they could be fixed and out of here, but with Thanksgiving it would be another week.  Still hoping.

Since I have to clean or toss all their toys twice a week, I really like cardboard boxes.  This one is a modified flat from the canned food: cut, scored, and taped to make a small enclosure.

 
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Posted by on November 16, 2017 in 2017-Greek Food, 2017-Harley

 

I Want A Moat

They now body-slam the shade blocking the closet so I’m trying a different blocker: a little water in a (clean) litter box.  It apparently is fascinating.  They dip a foot in, shake it, splatter everyone, and all stare.  The closet is forgotten.

 
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Posted by on November 15, 2017 in 2017-Greek Food, 2017-Harley

 

Tough Kitties

Harley looks like she’s all fluff, but she’s pretty tough.