Scout, the kitten we got last summer, is almost a grown cat now. He's a good size for a nine month old - sturdy. Actually? He's getting a bit porky. He reminds me of an endearing line from James Herriott's All Things Bright and Beautiful about a litter of kittens who almost didn't make it: … Continue reading Scout update: “Them kittens big cats now”
Scout has been trying to figure out how to clamber up onto the entertainment center for a couple of weeks and today he managed it. Floor to rocker to speaker to entertainment center. He's so thrilled by his conquest that he gets up there and knocks the books helter skelter every hour or so. Bethesda … Continue reading Scout Finds a New Favorite Perch
I can't tell whose having a better time! The girls or Scout! He is a source of endless diversion and so far they have not tired of him in the least (nor he of them). They have pets at home and the occasional playful nip or even a little scratch doesn't bother them. I'm pretty … Continue reading Our nieces are visiting!
At twelve weeks he completely dominates the food bowls. And Candy just gets out of his way!! She's been a lot more subdued since Bethesda's death; never really bounced back. I'm afraid this is her new normal.