Ambush’s ashes

I picked up Ambush’s ashes today: a little white box in a purple velvet bag that says “Until we meet again at the rainbow bridge.” My poor little buddy. I held it together until the person at the clinic handed me the bag with Ambush’s ashes. I’ve cried almost every Read more…

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-03-28

Birthday week

This past Tuesday was my birthday. I had a ball: dinner with my friend and an evening playing Dragon Age. My friends and I went to a nice (if somewhat pricy) restaurant at the local mall. I even managed to find something that was (theoretically) within my point allotment for Read more…

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-03-21

  • Rough day yesterday. Have a Maine Coon cat on my lap giving me kisses. What could be better? #
  • Funny how having a 20 year old cat who still chases her tail skews perspective on what is "old" for a cat. #
  • Going to the barn to drown my sorrows in a cloud of horse hair. (All of my girls are shedding.) #
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New theme

Seems like any time something major happens, I have to choose a new theme for this site. This theme is called “Vina.” Unfortunately, the theme displays all of the categories in the menu bar. I’m going to turn that off, but not tonight. I have stayed up a little too Read more…

Funny kitty behavior

It’s only been a few days since Ambush past and the kitties seem to be adjusting. Kiesha periodically walks around the house yowling. When she’s called, she meows lightly and trots in for pettings. Stella has also yowled a little, but, being mostly deaf, she doesn’t hear it when I Read more…

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-03-14

Ambush, 1994-2010

Ambush’s diabetes has gone into ketosis (very bad stuff for a diabetic). His glucose level was over 700 (off of the scale). It impacted how his kidneys function. Even if aggressive treatment was started, there was no telling if he would survive and what quality of life he might have. Read more…

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-03-07

RT @EquineConnect Evaluating Indistinct Gait Deficits: Musculoskeletal and Neurologic Causes: in reply to EquineConnect # The Horse | EPM Diagnosis and Treatment Recommendations.. # RT @dancinghorse: Free Reads from Judith Tarr @bookviewcafe: Chapter 1 Ars Magica and Horseblog # RT @TARDIS_Tara: Free, heavily researched patterns for Read more…