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My Lovelies - My Cats - My Kittens

Updated on November 23, 2014

Cats Make My Day

This lens is about love and the most loving thing in my life are my cats and their kittens, They ooze love and their manners and characteristics reflect something you will never find in a human. It's a gentleness and respect that crosses all barriers and knows no bounds, These are my precious gifts to people who will love them as I do and from whom they will receive an abundance of love in return,

There is something very precious about an animal that loves without expectations. Cats have mates and they are very choosy with whom they mate from my experience as a breeder. The picture is of some of my kittens from one of Star's litters and you can see in their faces that they love without reward. Or do they?

The mums are exceptional lovers. They cuddle into me at times making their presence almost too much to bear. They love to sleep beside me whether that is in my big recliner or in bed. They often share my food if they are given tidbits from my plate and they are so gentle that a pat from one of their paws on my face or arm is something to write about,

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This magnificent kitten is a cross Persian/tabby tortoise shell female and it has all the Rag Doll features that go with that breed. That is due to the genetic make-up of that particular production. Unfortunately they are too fluffy for my nose and not many people are liking them these days, So I mainly try to breed short hair to escape the allergy problems,

Smitten: A Kitten's Guide to Happiness
Smitten: A Kitten's Guide to Happiness

This beautifully illustrated book will steal your heart. This author has a great understanding of cats and kittens.

 

This gorgeous male is cross Persian Siamese and his mother is Qik (quick). She has magnificent kittens and many of them are highly valued. The Siamese adds extra strength to the kittens as they are tougher and have longer lives because of the cross. In fact he was sold over the phone and I delivered him to his new owners who were ecstatic when they saw him for the first time. They called him Juno.

Aurora World Fancy Pals Plush Princess Kitten Purse Pet Carrier
Aurora World Fancy Pals Plush Princess Kitten Purse Pet Carrier

It is essential to have a proper carry cage or basket to transport kittens in cars, This beautiful carrier is just the ticket for your cats.

 

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A Lot of Fun

Plush Cat House with Cats - Five (5) Stuffed Animal Cats in Play Kitten House Carrying Case
Plush Cat House with Cats - Five (5) Stuffed Animal Cats in Play Kitten House Carrying Case

Little girls will especially love these friends to play with. Animals are more encouraging than dolls and the cute little furry things will make their day. Girls love cute!

 

Beautiful Babies

Here is another magnificent kitten that is also cross Persian/Rag Doll and she is a tortoise shell, which is usually in high demand for their beauty. Her father was of the latter breed. She went to a young woman who simply adored her and recent photos show she is much loved. Again she is too fluffy for me to tolerate and it is too much for my family, some of whom suffer from asthma,

This litter is of a very special range of colours. The grey and white are always in high demand and these little greys have extraordinary coats, Their black noses are a feature with many of my kittens and it adds protection against cancer due to sun light exposure,

My kittens have a lovely cat climbing tree, similar to this one, which they adore. The little cabin is a great place for them to hang out as they love hiding and sleeping in the dark. It is also not too large as some of them can be enormous, If you are limited for space, say in the laundry or somewhere, then this size, shape and model is ideal.

Qik's Kittens

What beauties. These lovely kittens are cross Persian Siamese and the black one is similar to Qik. You will notice that the whiskers have been chewed and that is something Qik tends to do with her kittens for some odd reason. Of course they quickly regrow.

Cat Tree Climber

If you have the room and possibly more than one cat then a bigger option is one like this. It has multi layers and lots of climbing arrangements to make an indoor cat very happy. Park it near a window so it has a view and possibly some sun light at times.

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These Babies are Hungry

Star's Baby

This beautiful male almost stayed with me and the temptation to keep him was very strong. Although he was desired by many they refused to take him because of his long hair. He did finally go to a good home when someone fell in love with him. It was hard for me to part with him, however, but by that stage my sinuses were acting up so much that he had to go. He was born on Valentine's Day and his new owner called him Cupid.

Gem's Latest

These are 3 of Gem'slitter born on 14th January 2013. Below is the whole litter and they make a great combo of colors and interests.

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This cat tree is so cute that any cat would adore it. It seems to have everything and is reasonably sized to fit in most places. Love the colour and the idea of the kitty climbing inside as well as having plenty of scratching areas outside.

Meet Gem

This beautiful tortoise shell female is one that was added to my breeders, She is a magnificent animal and her kittens are adorable as well. She is called Gem and that's exactly what she is as far as I am concerned. she was also born on Valentine's Day 2011 and her first litter was born the following Valentine's Day, 2012.

How Can One Part with Them?

These are some more of Qik's kittens. You can see how beautiful the cross Persian/Siamese are in this lot. People often ask me that question and believe me it is not always easy, When you fall in love with every litter born is it any wonder that rearing these animals has become the most pleasurable thing in my life.

Never put a flea collar on a cat

Cats with collars can strangle themselves as their paw gets stuck while they are trying to get it off. They can also hang themselves and are unable to get free. This can result in a very painful and slow death. Collars with bells are extremely dangerous as the cat has hearing sensitivity about ten times greater than humans so the bell ringing in its ears not only drives it mad but stops it from hearing things. Just about every dead cat on the road is wearing a collar with a bell. So don't terrorise your animal in this manner.

My cats rarely suffer from parasites but when fires devastated Canberra we had a few fleas and Frontline was the only product I turned to, It is something that does not have any side effects and it lasts for several months. Also necessary if you are in a tick prone area and the cat goes outside. Prevention is better than a cure,

These Trees are a Must Have

You will never regret investing in a scratchy pole tree climber for your cat. This is an ideal size for the small home and single cat family. Just right in fact for certain situations and small enough to move around to catch the sunlight or to push out of the way when not required.

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      marsha32 3 years ago

      aawww just too too cute and adorable.

      I'm such a cat lover.

      However, we currently have 10 cats in the house and I'm finding it a bit overwhelming affording to feed them and change litter boxes.

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      Faye Rutledge 3 years ago from Concord VA

      Your kitties are so pretty! :)

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 3 years ago from United States

      Oh, they are all so very beautiful! I surely would like to give my grandkitties one of those kitty condos for Christmas this year.

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      Edith Rose 3 years ago from Canada

      I love lenses about cats.

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      taliasmith23 3 years ago

      Wish I could have a cat again, but my dad is SEVERELY allergic and I'd rather have my dad come see my than have a cat... so we have a fish

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      sierradawn lm 3 years ago

      I love cats and people who love cats so of course I love you! Your kitties are absolutely adorable, and so is your lens!

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      WriterJanis2 4 years ago

      So many adorable kitten pictures here.

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      Fay Favored 4 years ago from USA

      These babies are precious. Love the videos. I played it a few times and my cats started looking for them. So funny.

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      KimGiancaterino 4 years ago

      I love your kitten photographs, but could never purposely breed a cat here in Los Angeles. The local animal control facility I support is receiving unwanted kittens on a daily basis right now. I have one foster mama kitty whose kittens were killed at the "shelter" last season. She's still confused about it. The last batch of kittens I rescued myself are 13 now, but it has been a joy to watch them grow.

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      VspaBotanicals 4 years ago

      such a beautiful lens!

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      raeby 4 years ago

      I love your lens! Beautiful!

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      Andrea RM 4 years ago

      Awwww.... I was drooling all over my laptop while I read your lens. :)

      I've never owned a cat, but I was owned by a gorgeous siamese wannabe for 12 years, until he passed away from CRF.

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Your cats are truly blessed to be born in kitty heaven. Your pictures are so dear and it sure is easy to tell your kittens are safe, secure, happy and so loved. I was thinking of your cats one day after reading you lens on raising your children and can say all who have dwelled under your roof are truly blessed. Wish I could leave angel dust...will check in now and then....kitty hugs! :)

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      victoriahaneveer 4 years ago

      What gorgeous photos and great info!

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      Fridayonmymind LM 4 years ago

      Absolutely adorable photos, cuteness personified.

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      CatCave 4 years ago

      SO cute! Enjoyed this lens a lot :) x

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      Ruthi 4 years ago

      Gotta love kittens that gleefully grow up into cats who are the perfect pets. My dog is not cat-friendly so it will be awhile before I have a cat again. I do miss the cuddly critters. (Though my 50lb dog cuddles up too!)

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Wonderful lens, beautiful cats!

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      AshleysCorner 4 years ago

      Very Nice Lens!

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      Renaissance Woman 4 years ago from Colorado

      So incredibly sweet. Love them all. I currently have three rescue felines who light up my life and fill me to overflowing with love. Cute, cute video. My Siamese, Tai, lived for 24 years. I have a real soft spot in my heart for that breed, hence Juno would be here living with me. Thank you for loving your precious four-legged children so completely.

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      jayavi 4 years ago

      Nice lens ! I love kittens they are funny and crazy ! xD