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by Mayday21
Mon Jul 08, 2019 2:32 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Coco and Chanel dilemma
Replies: 188
Views: 3282

Re: Coco and Chanel dilemma

Phew glad my confusion has been sorted. They definitely needed to be kept together. Vivian
by Mayday21
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Coco and Chanel dilemma
Replies: 188
Views: 3282

Re: Coco and Chanel dilemma

Hi Booktigger have I missed something re your comment about their looks & putting them up for adoption. I thought from posts last year Coco & Chanel were with you for keeps. No doubt it’s me who’s confused. Vivian & The Famous Four from Oz.
by Mayday21
Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Mia - Chapter 3
Replies: 72
Views: 672

Re: Mia - Chapter 3

Hi Dave this does happen. Sometimes a vet will wait, especially if the kitten’s around 8-12 weeks (personally I think this is too young for neutering, speying) to see if the testicle will drop. TC was around 12 mths when he was surrendered to Little Paws, with the folks who’d adopted Snow Girl, surr...
by Mayday21
Fri Jun 28, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Pebbles Famous 4 from Oz
Replies: 4
Views: 73

Re: Pebbles Famous 4 from Oz

Hi folks I gave her a few names to watch out for incl u Lilith. I’ll FB her & pass on your msgs. Yes I do miss Pebbs but this is the best for her. She & Simon have stared at ea other across the room & eating bowls. No hissing so far. Fingers xd. Vivian & The Famous Four from Oz
by Mayday21
Thu Jun 27, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Pebbles Famous 4 from Oz
Replies: 4
Views: 73

Pebbles Famous 4 from Oz

Hi folks great news my foster exotic, Oriental, Siamese-x with the most beautiful jade green eyes, Pebbles, has found her furever home some 4hrs drive from me over the Qld/NSW border. She’s living with a 4yr old Siamese Russian Blue-x Simon, a rescue Italian Sheepdog, Nyla & a pet rabbit. She’s slee...
by Mayday21
Sat Jun 22, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Purdy not well
Replies: 6
Views: 74

Re: Purdy not well

Hi sorry to hear Purdy’s been unwell & had to have a visit to the vets. Another thing to consider would she have fretted for Dave as she’s his girl. Fusses to the little lady from me & meows from the Famous Five from Oz.
by Mayday21
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Dinner is served milady
Replies: 16
Views: 245

Re: Dinner is served milady

Hi Issi it appears my post from yesterday didn’t go up. Thinking I’d changed my email I hadn’t read the instructions which I did yesterday on noticing it still was my gmail. It’s been changed now....my a/c was deactivated, I panicked, emailed administrator but I had to reactivate through my UPDATED ...
by Mayday21
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Mia - Chapter 3
Replies: 72
Views: 672

Re: Mia - Chapter 3

Hi Dave I’ll let more experienced posters on Bengals comment. I understand though they like to be head honcho in group dynamics. Vivian
by Mayday21
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Fip in cattery
Replies: 4
Views: 90

Re: Fip in cattery

Hello Havenhope so sorry to read this. FIP is an insidious disease .. my heart goes out to the kitties.
by Mayday21
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Mia - Chapter 3
Replies: 72
Views: 672

Re: Mia - Chapter 3

Hi Dave no need to tell you but as those little uns are young & you’ve netted your garden they’re safe aren’t they? Pebbles has Oriental in her & she’s very talkative with a demanding meow & very much the observer. Another reason why I had my pergola enclosed with cat netting was if I had trades in ...
by Mayday21
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Cats spraying in the house and basement!
Replies: 5
Views: 70

Re: Cats spraying in the house and basement!

Hi Jessfish unsure if I can help but have you tried special masking urine products. Here we have a few but I used ‘Urine Off’ when Harper sprayed & toileted in my walk-in-wardrobe’s carpet. She was only a kitten & I used to put plastic garbage bags down & when I heard her n the bags in the early hrs...
by Mayday21
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Dinner is served milady
Replies: 16
Views: 245

Re: Dinner is served milady

Hi Issi re my previous post & emailing me, I’ve had to update it as my gmail a/c was closed. Vivian
by Mayday21
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Dinner is served milady
Replies: 16
Views: 245

Re: Dinner is served milady

Hello Issi lovely to read your post & that the little un’s name is Si. Yes I understand about fostering & taking them all. As you know Mr Top Cat (TC for short or my handsome man) & Snow Girl were surrender adoptions who I originally ‘fostered’ after losing my darling girl Mayday late 2015. Then in ...
by Mayday21
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Dinner is served milady
Replies: 16
Views: 245

Re: Dinner is served milady

Hi Issie well done for opening your home to this little Siamese. Pebbles’s is the first oriental I’ve had - & shes’s Xd with something else but has the oriental traits, talkative & follows me everywhere. Now does this little girl have a name? If her elderly ‘mother’s’ had a fall doubt if she’ll be g...
by Mayday21
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: Bereavement Support
Topic: Goose Rainbow Bridge May 28 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 128

Re: Goose Rainbow Bridge May 28 2019

Hi Gloria so sorry to read on Goose’s passing. I came to this site after losing Mayday my avatar after 21+yrs. she was & always be my darling girl. I received wonderful support at that time from peeps here. I agree with Fjm’s kind words. Take your time in processing your loss of this special family ...
by Mayday21
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: Bereavement Support
Topic: Re: Night time terrors: 1 year on
Replies: 22
Views: 3466

Re: Night time terrors: 1 year on

Hello Issi I’ve been absent from the forum for a while & catching up on people’s posts. Please accept my belated condolences on Ghandi’s passing. He sounded such a grand old gentleman. I’ve often said that with pets “there’s such a fine line between pleasure & pain” what apt words by Annie Lennox. R...
by Mayday21
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Mia - Chapter 3
Replies: 72
Views: 672

Re: Mia - Chapter 3

Hi Dave I’ve caught up on Mia Ch3.. those kittens are gorgeous. Reminds me of when I bought Harper home. She & TC bonded immediately & I often found TC asleep on the lounge with Harper curled up in his arms. He often washed her & still does. I always smile when I see them & Bentley together. Alas Sn...
by Mayday21
Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Cat Proofing
Replies: 33
Views: 571

Re: Cat Proofing

Hi Dave have I missed something re 4 kitties...Mia & the terror you had neutered & now 2 kittens. I’ve had my pergola enclosed on 2 sides with cat netting & the Famous Five from Oz love it .. Vivian.
by Mayday21
Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Recurring Fever in young cat.
Replies: 4
Views: 70

Re: Recurring Fever in young cat.

Hi Grace, sorry to read about Bertie’s issues. Agree with Desley & Lilith bloods a good idea. And hi ladies. Haven’t forgotten about the great folks here just that time gets away. Thankfully no issues with the Famous Five from Oz other than Snow & Pebbles still dislike ea other. Keep us posted on Be...
by Mayday21
Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 1 year old cat mystery ailment
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: 1 year old cat mystery ailment

Hi & welcome to this great forum. So sorry to read about your little fur babe. I’ve become addicted to a vet show here “Vet on the Hill”. Scott’s an Aussie based in the UK & has 3 practices with the main one in Richmond. I love it as he explains everything so well & so do the specialists he uses. Ju...
by Mayday21
Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Advocate and bad reaction
Replies: 6
Views: 1359

Re: Advocate and bad reaction

Hi while I’ve not experienced adverse effects of flea treatment & I’ve not used Advocate, I know others who’ve used it & they’ve experienced reactions including loss of fur where treatment was put on. Hope Dave’s feeling a lot better. Flea infestations are horrendous.
by Mayday21
Tue Apr 16, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: For those who feed their cats Felix, has anyone noticed that their cats have stopped eating it?
Replies: 8
Views: 178

Re: For those who feed their cats Felix, has anyone noticed that their cats have stopped eating it?

I’ve been giving the Famous Five from Oz the beef, chicken & salmon as well as chicken & turkey. So far so good. Haven’t tried the Sensation Sauces. They get fresh meat & chicken necks at the weekend.
by Mayday21
Tue Apr 16, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Tilly blood tests
Replies: 23
Views: 259

Re: Tilly blood tests

Hope results in Tilly’s favour.
by Mayday21
Tue Apr 16, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur
Replies: 11
Views: 223

Re: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur

Thinking of & praying for little Muse.
by Mayday21
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Cat Sitter
Replies: 6
Views: 149

Re: Cat Sitter

I’ve left mine for a couple of days. Left extra litter trays, gave them a good dinner the night before, gave them breakfast as well as leaving extra dry food & water. Some people I know leave a radio on for company but as we have electrical storms I’m hesitant to do that.
by Mayday21
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:44 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur
Replies: 11
Views: 223

Re: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur

Mayday had a murmur don’t know what grade & I had her for 21+ years. She used to cough a bit. Harper also had a murmur as a kitten but as she got older it stopped. You must do what you feel is best for the kitten & you. Sounds +ve if the breeder’s going to keep her as well as retiring the queen & St...
by Mayday21
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Cat vomited this morning and still not eating!!
Replies: 11
Views: 236

Re: Cat vomited this morning and still not eating!!

Hi are you able to organise a payment plan with your vet. We have an organisation here Vetcare I think it’s like a credit plan but interest rates less than credit cards. Good news about Tiger & yes vets do cost but we do it for our fur babes. Vivian
by Mayday21
Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Bereavement Support
Topic: Tragic death of my cat
Replies: 6
Views: 152

Re: Tragic death of my cat

I just read Kay’s post & wise words to you & thought of a saying a prominent radio announcer says of someone dying .. “No one ever dies unless the memories fade”. I think this can be applied to our fur babes. I’ll never forget my avatar, Mayday. I sometimes think of the verse in Annie Lennox’s Song ...
by Mayday21
Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: Cat vomited this morning and still not eating!!
Replies: 11
Views: 236

Re: Cat vomited this morning and still not eating!!

Poor boy .. they get themselves into situations. Thankfully the vet found out what it was. I worry about smallish, stringy toys such as mice which can be chased & tossed around. Keep us updated on your fur babe. Vivian
by Mayday21
Tue Apr 02, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: General Cat Chatting!
Topic: Mia - a new chapter begins
Replies: 223
Views: 3154

Re: Mia - a new chapter begins

She certainly had a good fuss. Re the platforms, I’ll let others with more experience but cats are the greatest escape artists. Maybe worth watching. You have a lovely garden for them. Is that Hendrix on the rhs? Vivian