Category Archives: pets

Sugar Puss

My caregiving life involves more than my mother. I also have a very handsome tuxedo cat named Max who developed diabetes last year. He went from being a chubby 16 pound adult cat to a weak and frail kitty of … Continue reading

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Repeat That Please

The definition of insanity is repeating the same action and expecting a different result. In my role as caregiver to both my mother and my cat, I visit the edge of insanity on a regular basis. My cat, Max, has … Continue reading

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Time To Kill The Cat

I’ve always been more of a dog person, but Bob loves cats. Once you get started with one type of pet, it’s hard to switch. Cats tend to do better in pairs. They keep each other company while you’re running … Continue reading

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