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Daily Photo Reprise: Mewsette’s Minions

black cat with pumpkins
Is this what you want me to do?

Awake, my minions, it’s Halloween! You know the plan—world domination by black cats via Halloween pumpkins! For every pumpkin a black cat! Now, go forth and find homes, and at midnight you will each become a black cat waiting in a shelter for a forever home!

We could only wish finding homes for black cats was that simple and fun. But tomorrow, you could go out and adopt a black cat from a shelter or rescue, even if you don’t have a pumpkin in your yard tonight! Think of the beauty of Mimi and her children and Emeraude, and consider adopting a black cat for your Halloween treat!

Often I call her “Moussie” as in chocolate mousse.

black cat with pumpkins
Moussie with pumpkins

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I first published this in 2010 under the title “Help, Mom’s Gone Crazy” because Mewsette and all the other beautiful black cats couldn’t figure out what I wanted them to do with the pumpkins!

I just can’t figure out what she wants me to do but it has something to do with these pumpkins! Sometimes mom gets these crazy ideas and she chases us around the house and tries to get us to do things that we don’t understand, and she’s been after us with these pumpkins for days. I can’t wait till Halloween is over and mom gets back to normal!

Yesterday while mom was working on her computer I saw a few kitties wearing silly costumes. It’s just a really good thing she didn’t try that, and that’s all I’ll say on that subject.

Other daily photos shared on this date

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2012: Boys are Jealous
two black cats looking at computer
The boys are jealous.

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2 thoughts on “Daily Photo Reprise: Mewsette’s Minions

  • October 31,black cats and pumpkins…hmmmmmmmmmmmm 🙂
    Happy Halloween !
    Purrs Georgia and Julie,
    Treasure and JJ

  • You are so cute sitting with the pumpkins. Mom You had better watch them really well because who knows what they will turn into before the night is over.


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