Read about Charlie’s dice with death when he managed to steal food that contained onions. One trip to the emergency vet, an overnight stay and several blood tests led to a bill of over £400! On an unsuspecting July evening, we made meatballs for dinner. We served up our food, left the rest of the … Continue reading Our crazy trip to the vet after my cat ate onion
Have you ever gone overboard with giving somebody instructions on how to look after your pets? Last year, I became that person who gives more instructions for looking after their cats than others would for looking after their child. Reading them back now though, I do feel that Charlie and Socks wouldn’t expect anything less. … Continue reading Instructions for looking after my cats
It can be taken for granted that there are plenty of threadbare sofas and carpets across the planet! We all know that cats need to scratch, but why does the little hell raiser insist on scratching the human furniture rather than their scratching post? Once I let Charlie and Socks through the door, I unleashed … Continue reading 6 Top Tips to Stop Your Cat Scratching the Furniture
Charlie stayed indoors for a few weeks while we decided what to do. We had never suspected that our cat would have issues with a neighbour cat and it was difficult to imagine how Charlie could continue to live on the same street as the Tabby. The best thing we could do was to keep … Continue reading This is why we considered returning our cat to the rescue centre
Warning: Graphic image of wound below. It took us a few weeks to realise that Charlie has two personas. Inside the house, he is the most placid, affectionate and playful cat you could imagine. As soon as he heads through the cat flap though, he becomes ‘Brutus’, the cat who valiantly defends his little garden … Continue reading Cat territory warfare: What happened next?