It’s Good To Be The King

Every now and then, I like to “cuddle” with my human. Claws are often used.IMG_20180315_0941323_rewind

Please excuse the absolutely horrible photo. She uses her Kindle instead of a real camera. I would bring her to the shelter, but at her age, who would want her?

18 Extra Amazing Facts About Me. Starring Jake.

This meme is courtesy of Stunning Keisha

Check out her blog and play along.

1. Favorite smell— Fruit flavored Gummies, maple flavored marshmallows are good too.

2. Last time I hissed—When Big Butt (my human) stepped on my tail. I mean she claimed that she couldn’t see me. How can you not see a black cat sitting in the shadows? My attorney at claw is handling my lawsuit, I’m not at liberty to say anymore.
3. Favorite pizza—Anchovies, sardines, tuna and cheese. Hold the sauce, and crust.
4. Favorite Flower-I find them all equally delicious. We haven’t had any flowers in the house in a long time, I wonder why.

5. Favorite dog breed-None. The dog that lives in my house is my friend but she claims she’s not.

6. Favorite ice cream—Any kind that my human leaves unattended.
7. Pet peeve—When my human won’t open a different flavor of cat food for me after I explain to her I don’t want the flavor that she just opened.
8. Shorts or jeans—I’m a cat so my birthday suit is my favorite.
9. Color of your PTU (prisoner transport unit)—Blue
10. Color of your eyes—Gold
11. Favorite food-Anything fish.
12. Least favorite food.—Dollar store cat food.
13. Favorite Holiday—My birth month (February)
14. Night owl or morning person—Both. Why choose?
15. Favorite day of the week-Any day ending in “y”.
16. Do you have a nickname?-Mr. Man, Dr.Jake, you little ¿€*¥¢», when she catches me eating her food that she left unattended.
17. Favorite music-The sound of silence, not the song, just the silence.
18. Tattoo-De plane, de plane! (My human thinks she’s a comedian)
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20 More Amazing Facts As Answered By Dixie

This meme is courtesy of Stunning Keisha. Visit her blog and play along.

1. What was the last thing you put in your mouth? A delicious buffalo shin bone. 

2. Where was your header pic taken? In the backyard of the house where I used to live.

3. Worst pain you ever felt? The last time my Mom was eating and didn’t share with me.

4. Favorite place you’ve traveled? To my forever home.

5. How late did you stay up last night? 10:00. My Mom likes to play on her electric box after I go to sleep. I have to give her the stink eye until she puts it away.

6. If you could move, where to? Wherever my Mom goes to. Or the refrigerator, the refrigerator is good too. 

7. What do you collect? Nothing, I’m a dog.

8. Which of your blogging friends lives the closest? The Wag-N-Woof gang from New Hampshire I think.

9. Amusement park or concert? Amusement park. Is that the same as an agility course?

10. When was the last time you cried? See #3

11. Who took your header photo? My Mom.

12. Who’s the last person you took a picture with? My Mom.

13. What’s your favorite season? Winter, windy and snowy please.

14. If you could have any career, what would it be? Professional food taster. I keep trying to get my Mom to let me practice but she’s a meanie and tells me no.

15. Do you think relationships are ever worth it? Heck yeah! My human feeds me (not enough), walks me (not long enough)  and scoops my poop (I’m her idol, she wants a souvenir).

16. If you could talk to anyone right now who would it be? The *%<£€*~¥ squirrels. I would tell them to get in my mouth.

17. Are you a good influence? Of course.

18. Does pineapple belong on pizza? Everything belongs on pizza.

19. You have the remote, what are you watching? My Mom telling me to drop it.

20. Whom do you think will play along? I don’t know, we’re pretty late to the game. I think we may be the last ones to play.                     

Here’s a gratuitous belly shot just for reading this far.dixie-backyard-treiball-sept-2013-026.jpg



25 Amazing Facts and An Amazing Hat.


I’m answering these questions that I got from Stunning Keisha. It’s a meme that’s been going around.

1. Where is your cell phone? Sleeping
2. Your hair? Messy
3. Your dad? Missed 😢
4. Your mom? See above
5. Your favorite food? Mexican
6. Your dream last night? None
7. Your favorite drink? Tea
8. Fear? Robots
9. Favorite shoes? Sneakers
10. Favorite way to relax? Reading
11. Your mood? Blah
12. Your home away from home? Vermont
13. Where were you last night? Home
14. Something that you aren’t? Rich
15. Muffins? Blueberry
16. Wish list item? Car
17. Where you grew up? Worcester
18. Last thing you did? Read
19. Favorite thing to do? Bicycle
20. Your TV? On
21. Your pets? Sleeping
22. Friends? Yes
23. Your life? Boring
24. Missing someone? Yes
25. Something that you are? Foxy. 😄

Happy New Year!

First, I want to thank everyone who has followed my blog even though my posts are scarce. I’m using WordPress on a Kindle and they’re not really compatible.

I will be posting a little more frequently this year.

Happy New Year!

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Colorful, comfortable BUMAS muzzles coming to the U.S.

The Muzzle Up! Project


Yesterday, I met up with a friend and colleague who recently got involved with the BUMAS muzzle company. For those who aren’t aware, BUMAS makes made-to-order, colorful, comfortable muzzles for all dog breeds.

Many dog guardians struggle with finding a muzzle that fits their dog, not to mention one that allows for ease of movement and treat delivery. Muzzle Up’s Facebook page and website are full of recommendations to help improve fit and comfort with at-home modifications, but even with these aids, most muzzles available in local stores fall short. Because of BUMAS’s commitment to comfort, safety and a positive image, their muzzles have been a favorite recommendation of mine ever since I discovered their company. (Ironically, my friend told me a majority of the orders BUMAS receives from the United States each year come from the Bay Area, where myself and The Muzzle Up! Project are located. Coincidence? I don’t…

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New Year, New Friend

If you are in search of a special friend for the New Year, you are in luck. These two kitties that I am sharing, are in the Contra Costa county area in California.

I am sharing Ms. Savvy Do’s post so you can see if one of these kitties will be right for you.

Another Kitten Guest Selfie

Courageous Momma Kat #mommakatssearch

HIYA!  SAVANNAH HERE!!—My Sunday Selfie Mystery Guest revealed. Momma Kat had five kittens to care for and feed and yet she herself had not been out to find food for days. She took a chance, stashe…

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A Poem for Cecil the Lion!

Thanks to Rachel’s Magical World for this great tribute to Cecil the Lion.

Rachel's Life Style....This is Me


A Majestic King in all his glory,

Now gone from this world in a senseless slaughter,

Majestic Beauty full of love for his pride,

A King is Gone,A king has died!

Shine Bright above us in Leo’s Bold bright Stars,

Forever Remembered ,never forgotten!

Cecil the Lion a King in his prime!

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Will You Help Me Network for Tigger?: Thursday Purrsday

Awesome kitty looking for his forever home in California or Oregon. Help Tigger today, transport is available to the right home.


Will You Help Me Network for Tigger?: Thursday Purrsday.