Category Archives: Cats

Cats Playing Soccer

In honor of the World Cup matches I’m posting some videos of Zephyr playing soccer. He’s taught himself how to dribble his jingle ball around the house, keeping himself entertained for hours on end. This is great on one hand … Continue reading

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Athena Can Fetch Too!

Not wanting to be shown up by Zephyr, Athena has lastely been working on her fetching skills and showing off. She has a toy mouse that used to have feathers (just like they occur in nature) that she’ll fetch, and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Zephyr and Athena

Time flies when you have cats! Athena turned one year old in June, and Zephyr in July. It’s been fascinating to watch their personalities develop. In spite of his initial skittishness, Zephyr has turned out to be more dominant and … Continue reading

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Zephyr Learns to Fetch

He just started doing this while Amanda’s parents were visiting. Athena used to fetch things with feathers attached, but that was really unreliable. Zephyr can now reliably fetch the ball several times in the row. Occasionally he’ll get distracted by … Continue reading

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Kittens Kittens Everywhere!

After much planning and deliberation we have now successfully adopted two adorable kittens! Athena is a white Siamese girl, and Zephyr is a black medium-haired boy. Both are shelter cats, adopted from the local pet store. It was quite an … Continue reading

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