Miss Dilly & Co – juuuuuuuuuust a little on the contrary side #cats

In preparation for moving house, and anticipating the need to keep the feline occupants indoors for a few weeks (an act of self defence), we have invested in a couple of covered cat litter trays. As the tribe have never used cat flaps, and even Oberon the baby of the tribe is nine years old… Read More Miss Dilly & Co – juuuuuuuuuust a little on the contrary side #cats

Miss Dilly and Co: United Union of Radical Kittykind (UURK!) #cats

There is a misconception that cats are merely fickle when it comes to food. I am not so sure about that. Careful observations of the ‘Miss Dilly’ crew have led me to believe that their choices are made on a mixture of masterful plotting and the wish to collectively mess with the minds of humankind… Read More Miss Dilly and Co: United Union of Radical Kittykind (UURK!) #cats

Autumn Warmers

You can tell when autumn starts to kick in when the cats start sharing spaces! Peter got a snap of Oberon and Miss Betty this morning snuggled up on a chair that happens also to be a sunny spot. No sign of Miss Dilly… she shares with no cat…

Miss Dilly & co : Guard Cat

Sitting here a few minutes ago, getting into writing mode, when *plonk* *clatter* *flutter* *bang*  – a large wood pigeon landed on the study window sill. Now this is no mean feat for a bird that size when the sill is narrow, sloping and, being, a modern UPVC replacement,  totally without purchase of any kind for pigeonish feet.