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Saw this and thought of Chicken….

One of Chicken’s favorite pastimes was knocking glasses from any level surface! That was really her only bad habit! 🙂 I’m happy to report that all five of our other kitties are doing great!

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2013 in Review!

I apologize for not being more active on the blog in 2013. We had quite a busy year- selling our house, moving into a new house, raising a toddler and having a new baby! Ezra was born on December 12, … Continue reading

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So Many Changes!

So much has changed recently! In May we moved into a new house three times the size of our old one. The cats are in heaven! They have so much room to run and play (and sleep)! 🙂 It was … Continue reading

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Chicken aka Chicken Ricken, Chico, Pretty Girl

Chicken was a 13 year old female domestic short hair cat who was stricken with vaccine associated malignant fibrous histiocytoma. This cancer was a result of either Leukocell 2 (FeLV vaccine) or Defensor 3 (rabies vaccine). Both vaccines are manufactured … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t veterinarians fully inform pet owners of the possible risks from vaccinations?

Chicken’s vaccinating veterinarian never once informed us of any possible adverse reactions or risks of the vaccines he gave yearly. When I spoke with him to inform him that Chicken had developed Vaccine Associated Sarcoma, he was not surprised and … Continue reading

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Six month anniversary

Yesterday was a bittersweet day. It was my birthday, but also the six month anniversary of Chicken’s death. I still feel blindsided by her passing. It was just so totally unexpected. I get angry when I think about it and … Continue reading

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Could we catch a break, please?

I think I’m feeling a little woe-is-me right now. I know that senior kitties bring challenges, but I feel like we’ve been hit fairly hard with all of our kitties, young and old. In July 2010 Riley was diagnosed with … Continue reading

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