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Old December 6 2012, 12:20 AM   #451
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Re: Feline Follies

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Thank you! Yes, that does sound like a very fitting caption. They look so funny when they squeeze their eyes like that!
To be honest, kitties don't usually like me because I like to nuzzle. Dogs? They'll run right up to me. Cats? They know the deal and they're running away.
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Old December 6 2012, 03:58 AM   #452
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You just need to find the right cat. If you watch a cat's behavior when you go to the shelter or rescue long enough, you'll find the outgoing, very tactile ones that really want to be near you and be held and petted all the time.
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Old December 6 2012, 04:29 AM   #453
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I named my cat Dog, maybe that would help
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Old December 6 2012, 05:52 AM   #454
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You just need to find the right cat. If you watch a cat's behavior when you go to the shelter or rescue long enough, you'll find the outgoing, very tactile ones that really want to be near you and be held and petted all the time.
Well, I don't plan on adopting a pet until I have my own place, but when I do, I may have to find a nuzzle kitteh!
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Old December 6 2012, 06:06 AM   #455
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You just need to find the right cat. If you watch a cat's behavior when you go to the shelter or rescue long enough, you'll find the outgoing, very tactile ones that really want to be near you and be held and petted all the time.
Yes. My cat likes to nuzzle, too much.
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Old December 6 2012, 06:13 AM   #456
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Yeah Comet is constantly bugging me because he always wants to sit on me.
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Old December 6 2012, 06:22 AM   #457
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I've similar problem with my cats. An hour or so ago I had two of them on me, making typing a bit difficult. Not enough room for two cats and a laptop.
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Old December 6 2012, 06:33 AM   #458
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When I took my second cat from a shelter, she was the 'don't touch me' type. She's changed and likes being near me.

Colder and distant kitties also need a home!

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Old December 6 2012, 07:24 AM   #459
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Awwww...KYOOOOOOOT!

And yeah, it's true that more distant kitties need a home. I don't argue that. But if someone wants a dog substitute...then there are really clingy cats you can get for that.
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Old December 6 2012, 08:03 AM   #460
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If someone wants a dog, they should get a dog
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Old December 6 2012, 10:48 AM   #461
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Damn. Now I covet Alienesse's Smaranda
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Old December 6 2012, 12:26 PM   #462
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I will pass on the compliments.

Gul Re'jal, what a lovely sight to wake up to!
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Old December 6 2012, 03:49 PM   #463
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Old December 6 2012, 08:22 PM   #464
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If someone wants a dog, they should get a dog
Not necessarily. Dogs are sloppier, more dangerous, harder to care for, and far fewer landlords are willing to allow them. So if you're not into all of that, then a very personable cat is the best choice.
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Old December 6 2012, 08:25 PM   #465
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If someone wants a dog, they should get a dog
Not necessarily. Dogs are sloppier, more dangerous, harder to care for, and far fewer landlords are willing to allow them. So if you're not into all of that, then a very personable cat is the best choice.
Oh, I love doggies and kitties both, and would be happy with either. I usually consider myself a dog person, but more and more I've been thinking about being owned by a kitteh.
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