ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Mookie the Cat

Updated on December 23, 2016

Although I'm a rescue cat, I don't see why this should bar me from living like Jabba the Hut. As I was moving from pillow to pillow it occurred to me that you, my online friend, can pay a bit of attention to me, adding even more to my pampered and self-centered environment. Understand, I freely lavish attention and love to those around's just that I require so very much more from them in return.

Comfort Requirements

Inside or out, it's important I have a choice of pillowed places to relax....I'm good at alerting my staff where and when to be ready with my goose down.

Attention Please.....

I need something..... figure out what it is.

How I made it here.........

After being rescued from certain death by the cops from a hell-hole residence in a rural area, they sent me to a rescue veterinarian, who packed me up and shipped me to my new home and staff....via UPS.

I have simple needs.....really......

I love being "bugged". The bug is a vibrating massager (mine looks like a ladybug), and when I inform the staff that I would like a bit of pampering (usually just a look at the bug, laying down on my side and a meow) I get shoulder-to-butt vibrating bliss. The only other thing I really need, besides numerous pillow stations, treats 3 times a day and frequent belly rubs, is ice in my water bowl; if the last cube has been melted too long, just standing by the bowl and screaming for a bit will fix that right up.

Community Service

I certainly don't mind mentoring our youth as long as they look up to me with the required reverence.

Where's the remote!


Mookie Cooing at Nothing

I Purr...Not like a little cute kitty purr but an ear shattering coo that makes me sound a bit like a pigeon on steroids. I really like to do this a 3am as close to the "staffs" heads as possible. I need no reason to do this...I often purr at nothing.

Part of the daily regime.......................

In order to maximize me, I place my chakra activation and clearing ball on top of my head, enabling sacred geometric alignment, vibrational therapy and, on good days, a shamanic journey. The ball is full of catnip.

Holiday Responsibilities

Possessing the most regal and respected chair at our households holiday table, it falls on my shoulders (and pooch) to guard the Christmas stockings from the vandals that make up some of my extended family....Pork Chop in particular....that little devil would rummage through everyone's stockings in search of nip.

I Love Sunbeams & Sidewalks

Funny Mookie Cat Close Up Photo

He's funny, he's charming & he's a total ham for the camera. Bring home your very own piece of Mookie memorabilia today!

A Big Cardinal fan!

Mookie on the Deck
Mookie on the Deck

I listen to John Rooney's St. Louis Cardinal play-by-play on the deck all summer I am asking for my 6th ice cold Busch.

K&H Thermo-Kitty Mat
K&H Thermo-Kitty Mat

When not on my pillows I love my...

Thermo-Kitty Mat

K&H Thermo-Kitty Mat

This cool Thermo-Kitty Mat is an affordable heated sleeping mat with a dual thermostat heater buried beneath soft foam to make a comfortable napping, it's really fabulous! The surface of the bed will remain 12-15 degrees above ambient air temperature and warm to 102 degrees when in use.

The Rest of the Crew....

Click thumbnail to view full-size
StewieMunchieHarleyPork ChopChopperLouieMau MauBettyChub Chub
Pork Chop
Pork Chop
Mau Mau
Mau Mau
Chub Chub
Chub Chub

Update...Mookie Passed away in his sleep on 11-12-2012 his iconic purr will never be forgotten.

Give Mookie a Shout!

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      KarenCookieJar 5 years ago

      I love the pic in the pink packing stuff, so cute!!! lol

    • Magda2012 profile image

      Magda2012 5 years ago

      Ooh.. sorry to hear the latest news about Mookie. Mookie was so cute.

    • profile image

      marsha32 5 years ago

      Sorry for your loss. You have some really cute photos of Mookie.

    • CCGAL profile image

      CCGAL 5 years ago

      RIP sweet Mookie. You were dearly loved, and will no doubt be remembered into eternity. I'm glad I got to hear your pigeon coo purr today. My heart goes out to your "staff" who feels the horrid empty place you've left behind.

    • BarbRad profile image

      Barbara Radisavljevic 6 years ago from Templeton, CA

      I love all those cat pictures and reading Mookie's narrative.

    • profile image

      BeyondRoses 6 years ago

      Mookie is delightful ... sweet cat captions! Wonderful photos of Mookie, and all the crew ...

    • ResJes profile image

      Jessi 6 years ago from United States

      What an adorable cat! I love her coloring!! That's great you rescued her..there are so many who need homes. I have rescued a cat and a dog - I have actually made lenses about them if you want to check them out. Great lens. :)

    • Diana Wenzel profile image

      Renaissance Woman 6 years ago from Colorado

      I love this lens. Of course, there's the star -- Mookie. Really enjoyed the humor and creativity. Great photos, too. Thank you for being so good to these precious, precious fur-persons.

    • OhMe profile image

      Nancy Tate Hellams 6 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      Hey Mookie! I sure did enjoy visiting with you! Will you do me a favor and tell Sam that I certainly did appreciate her angel blessing. That was so sweet of her! Thanks.

    • profile image

      TravelingRae 6 years ago

      Your lens made me smile. You've got a good life now Mookie.

    • jenms lm profile image

      jenms lm 7 years ago

      Mookie is a sweetheart and the rest of the crew are adorable!

    • SoyCandleLover profile image

      BW Duerr 7 years ago from Henrietta, New York

      Mookie, I'm back because I'd like to introduce you to Kitty Kisses. I think you two have a lot in common. Lensrolling to her page. Thanks again. :D

    • SandyMertens profile image

      Sandy Mertens 7 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      Mookie is adorable and so is the rest of the crew. Sweet,

    • delia-delia profile image

      Delia 7 years ago

      what a sweet lens 5* Thanks for saving adorable Mookie...lenrolled to "me feral cat named Kitty" lens

    • HorseAndPony LM profile image

      HorseAndPony LM 7 years ago

      I'm back for a visit! Love your Mookie vid! Blessed!

    • norma-holt profile image

      norma-holt 8 years ago

      had to come back with wings and give Mookie the blessing he deserves and to feature this wonderful lens on Sprinkled with StardustNorma

    • VarietyWriter2 profile image

      VarietyWriter2 8 years ago

      Very cute. Love your photos. Blessed by a SquidAngel :)

    • GeorgeK2010 profile image

      GeorgeK2010 8 years ago

      " living like Jabba the Hut " lol. All kidding aside rescue animals are awesome ! I wish more people adopted these animals and did not support the mall pet shop industry.

    • jptanabe profile image

      Jennifer P Tanabe 8 years ago from Red Hook, NY

      Mookie you know what it takes to keep a cat happy! I've lensrolled your advice to my "Recipe for a Happy Cat."

    • newbizmau profile image

      Maurice Glaude 8 years ago from Mobile, AL

      Adorable pet lens.

    • WindyWintersHubs profile image

      WindyWintersHubs 8 years ago from Vancouver Island, BC

      I love your cat Mookie. What a sweet and colorful kitty. Sadly, our kitty passed a few years ago and we sure miss him. Thanks for sharing the life of Mookie. :)

    • HorseAndPony LM profile image

      HorseAndPony LM 8 years ago

      I'm in love with Mookie. Your cats are great. We have two cats and they are a blast. Your crew must be very entertaining. Great lens.

    • SoyCandleLover profile image

      BW Duerr 8 years ago from Henrietta, New York

      Mookie, you write as well (I can't say better) than your faithful servant. I think I serve one of your relatives, 5 stars for your ghost writer, unless you do actually type, and lensrolling to my Chocolate Labs story, although you may feel an objection to this. :D

    • Faye Rutledge profile image

      Faye Rutledge 8 years ago from Concord VA

      Mookie is so cute...very photogenic!

    • mysticmama lm profile image

      Bambi Watson 8 years ago

      Lovely Kitty!

    • RobW1 profile image

      RobW1 8 years ago

      I have 4 Mookies of my own! Blessed!

    • justholidays profile image

      justholidays 8 years ago

      Indeed a funny lens! This cat is so cute! And the lens well crafted and well organized!Squidangel blessings for Mookie!

    • norma-holt profile image

      norma-holt 8 years ago

      My word, so cats can write I often wondered when mine pass their paws over the keyboard and start meowing as though I am not doing it right. Keep up the good work Mookie, I think you are very funny. Top marks and lensrolled and featured on my pet lensNorma

    • MediaMogul1 profile image

      MediaMogul1 8 years ago

      Hey Mookie, You look like a pretty lucky duck to me. Thanks for sharing your story. I'm gonna have to try that whole geometric chakra thing. 5 stars.

    • FlynntheCat1 profile image

      FlynntheCat1 8 years ago

      Hahha :D Lensrolled to my cat paintings and photos) lens!

    • divacratus 2 profile image

      divacratus 2 8 years ago

      SO cute! :) Mookie's eyes are beautiful.

    • MarcBlackMedia LM profile image

      MarcBlackMedia LM 8 years ago

      I am so glad you rescued Mookie! What a loving member of the family he has made and looks and sounds very happy. But I bet he never gets into any trouble, eh? LOL

    • poptastic profile image

      Cynthia Arre 8 years ago from Quezon City

      It was a pleasure meeting you Mookie, I love the way you (or was it your human?) out this lens together. (:

    • Wednesday-Elf profile image

      Wednesday-Elf 8 years ago from Savannah, Georgia

      BTW, tell Mookie I'm a big St. Louis Cardinal fan too! :)

    • Wednesday-Elf profile image

      Wednesday-Elf 8 years ago from Savannah, Georgia

      Mookie, you obviously have the 'staff' in your house well-trained to cater to your every, whim!GroovyFinds, I've been hoping you'd do a featured lens about Mookie ever since I saw his name in your bio. Fantastic photos .. and cats are not easy to photograph! Well done.

    • Heather426 profile image

      Heather Burns 8 years ago from Wexford, Ireland

      Hilarious and great lens! Minnie the Yorkie and Queenie the Bichon and Rocket the Tortoise all applaud Mookie for teaching the staff so well. They say their staff is trained just as well! Lensrolled to my Pet lenses.

    • JoyfulPamela2 profile image

      JoyfulPamela2 8 years ago from Pennsylvania, USA

      Hi Mookie! My cat, Sebastian, demanded that I give you 5 congratulatory meows for you and your staff on a great lens. My doggie, Angel, told me to lensroll to her ASPCA lens because she is a rescue, too. :D