Daily Photo: Keep Your Friends Close, But Keep Your Catnip Closer

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Jojo has her catnip close at hand.

Jojo says, “Keep your friends close, but keep your catnip closer.”

Wise words from our senior lady as she has enjoyed a morning catnip party and settles down for a nap with three catnip toys, and eyes her fur brother over there in the plaid bed.

black cat with catnip toys
Because someone is always near.

They’ve grown accustomed to me taking photos of them, and as long as food appears in their bowls when they want it, they don’t care what else I do. The bathroom is so small, and with the door closed I can’t even back up far enough to get a good angle. For these photos, I set my camera on the floor by the door, pointed it at Jojo, and hoped for the best.

I also took some lovely photos of Lakota in the sun on the windowsill, but Jojo’s were first. We can feature him tomorrow.

And that’s not counting the ones of Mimi out in the yard with me—three times today! I’ll have to find another way to share all these daily photos…

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5 thoughts on “Daily Photo: Keep Your Friends Close, But Keep Your Catnip Closer

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  • June 20, 2013 at 11:39 am
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    jojo….where DID my response go…I was trying to say you knead a restraining orders placed on your brothers before I was rudely disconnected from the internet….hhhmmmppphhhh…..

    I would recommend an order to stay away at the very least…..2000 feet …..as a girl does knead her space…hugs from dai$y =^..*=

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    • June 21, 2013 at 9:36 am
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      Jojo said she saw it fly out the window, Tabbies. And don’t worry, she has complete control over the catnip stash!

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  • June 20, 2013 at 9:06 am
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    How are things going with the senior ones?

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