A cat forum. CatBanter

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » CatBanter forum » Cat Newsgroups » Cat anecdotes
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

Motley (RB)

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old November 9th 16, 02:36 AM posted to rec.pets.cats.anecdotes
[email protected]
external usenet poster
Posts: 92
Default Motley (RB)

Motley is gone. She was a petite (seven pound) tortie, the last of our
rescue cats. She was half feral and wasn't much of a companion but she
was decorative and she knew it. Her age was indeterminate. If I had to
say, I'd guess ten years. Suddenly this morning she became lethargic,
wouldn't move when Max (the 100 pound lab) chased her, wouldn't
struggle when I picked her up. That in itself was a bad sign; she
never lets anyone touch her.

This evening we took her to the vet. By that point she was struggling
to breathe and X-rays showed her chest full of fluids of undetermined
origin. We then decided to end it.

We are sorry to see her go but comforted by the fact that we did not,
as we have too often before, wait too long to make the decision.

She will probably be our last cat. Max is rude to cats and we are
getting too old to deal with litter boxes.

Dick Evans

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:03 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2018 CatBanter.
The comments are property of their posters.