Posts Tagged ‘Tommy’

It’s like a constant struggle with a 4 year old child

What new thing can Tommy do today? He’s 10 years old this year, but he is a cat, so these things happen – I understand. What I don’t understand is how he comes up with these new scenarios in his imagination and athleticism months or even years after we have moved into a new rental […]

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Single Pet Parent of the Week

I was going to put together a list of things I enjoy for my cats, and that you may as well for the holidays, but life once again happened. My mental health is oh so wonderful this time of year in a part of the country that still believes in changing time twice a year. […]

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My cat breaks into every microchip feeder we’ve tried

Tommy Gargoyle makes me nuts. I love him, but nothing is ever easy. “oh… you need to feed separate diets? You should get a microchip feeder!” Even I will say this to people on the cat forums as if it were a cure-all for the dilemma, but I will also weave them this brief tale […]

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#Basepaws DNA Catkit update #6 Tommy is getting sequenced

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Tommy Gargoyle – The weight struggles with my cat

When Tommy was a young man, his mother overdid it and let him eat all the time, and balloon to 21 lbs. That was me. I love this guy, and I didn’t know better. We got his measurements taken at the vet’s office and they told me he was honestly a 13.1 lb cat underneath. […]

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My cat is at the emergency room again

We just went through this a few weeks ago, and the diagnosis seemed like a blanket diagnosis. Dismal said there were things that I should have asked about or insisted on, or that maybe I was just not soaking in all the information. Today has been a very busy day for me, and my head […]

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Tommy likes the people at the ER

He didn’t protest even once. They took his blood and even injected subcutaneous fluids under his skin. I had called his regular vet and they said to take him to the emergency room. My cat had been straining in the litter box, and then keeps vomiting under the strain. ER says he’s likely not constipated […]

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March “Spring Dreams” Crazy CatLadyBox – Tommy’s reaction

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1 year post PU

I haven’t written anything about this, because I don’t want to jinx it. Tommy came home from the Annandale VA hospital February 17th 2017 from having his Perineal Urethrostomy performed. I keep seeing progress updates showing on my Facebook Memories, and we’re up to the point that he had learned how to flip his soft […]

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#furbliss #vetniquelabs Silicone brush for your pets

I was sent a Furbliss in blue (for short haired pet) for free, in order to give honest reviews among various sites, and introduce you to the product. DrsFosterSmith.com carries these in several varieties for your furred ones. You can use them on your dogs, cats, bunnies, and possibly even guinea pigs. I can’t firmly […]

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