I’ve lived with many different cats throughout my life, and they’ve done some strange and amazing things, but the two we have now are quite a pair, both together and individually.
Meet Hunter, our large grey and black striped male. He’s lovable, curious, full of energy, and romps heavy-footed throughout the house like an elephant. Recently, he’s decided that it’s his job to let us know when the phone rings, as if we’re not aware of the noise it makes. When someone calls, Hunter jumps up onto the old desk next to where I write. He then continues to circle the phone, meowing until I answer it. Once the job is done, he jumps down and goes about his business.
Recently, when I was out of the office, I heard the phone continue to ring and ring and then it stopped. When I came back, I found that Hunter had… Continue reading