Happy Sunday! I announced a contest yesterday and posted it with the plug-in for promos, but I guess I didn’t do it correctly because there are no participants yet. If you want to enter to win a frolicat Sway :Please comment on this post or any post up to July 3rd and you will be entered for a chance to win this.
Today I will tell you how Joanie came to us, she is the fast eater mentioned earlier this week. I actually didn’t even know Joanie was at the shelter. I went to pick up her brother, Sammy ( I will tell you why I wanted him next week) and was shocked to see the 2 of them were in a cage together. Apparently someone surrendered 3 siblings and one was already adopted. My friend, Sharon had accompanied me as my partner in crime ( well, cat adoptions at least). I had her hold Sammy who was already purring and asked to hold Joanie. She immediately started purring too- there was no way I was going to leave her behind. Actually, I did have to leave them both behind that day. I paid for Sammy and told them I would be back the following week with the money for Joanie (her name was Megan at the time). I named her Joanie after my mom- my mom was not thrilled.
First, I had to deal with my hubby. David loves cats, but would prefer not so many. In these cases I find it better to ask for forgiveness than permission. I knew he was going to be annoyed with me and I didn’t want that to ruin my niece’s college graduation party that weekend so that is why I left them at the shelter. We did go back and get them a few days after the party and they have both been fantastic cats. It breaks my heart that their family got broken up. I adopted them in May 2010 and have been asking the shelter since then to find their lost sibling. Damn privacy issues won’t allow it. I really don’t see why they can’t give my number to the people that have the 3rd sibling. Enough babble for a Sunday.
Enjoy the day and be sure to comment so you will be entered in the drawing. Thank you.