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Greetings….

Greetings….

Alex, the cat, needed to have a full exam prior to us bringing him to the surgeon to treat his tail. Our vet, who works out of his house, was very concerned about putting Alex under anesthesia because of his age. He wanted to make sure, through a blood test, that his kidneys were strong enough to allow a full recovery.   The morning of the test, Alex was having a really good day. He was playful and spunky. However,…

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Quest for Freedom – a tailless cat’s tale

Quest for Freedom – a tailless cat’s tale

Hey! It is Alex!   Whatever am I going to do about my parents? Anything? Can I trade them in for a different model? Are there any returns? Do I have any options, because the dynamic duo is making me nuts! They are behaving themselves this morning (shockingly), but if I see one of them reach for that cone again, I will be forced to take some drastic actions!   It has been a while since I was able to…

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Dreams really do come true

Dreams really do come true

We barely uttered a word. All that my husband, Marc, said to me was, “we are good. We leave at 8”. Now, I knew what he was referring to. But, Alex the cat, who was sitting next to me in what we have come to call our “recovery room” wasn’t privy to the prior conversations. However, he didn’t have to be. He understood his father loud and clear.   At five to eight, I left the room. I headed downstairs…

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Time flies….

Time flies….

I can’t believe another week has passed.  More accurately, I can’t believe ten days have passed since we brought my cat, Alex, home from the hospital following his tail amputation. These days have flown by and have gone in slow motion all at the same time.   Alex has been beyond the model patient. He has been locked into a spare bedroom and bathroom since last Wednesday. My husband, Marc, and I have moved into this room with him, since…

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Another update

Another update

As soon as my husband, Marc, and I returned from Costco yesterday, we saw it. The answering machine was flashing that we had messages. We played them, not thinking anything of it. After all, it was Sunday. The machine announced that there were two calls. The first one was a friend, checking in and seeing how Alex, our cat, was doing after his tail amputation.   As soon as the caller on the second message announced his name, Dr. C.,…

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