01 May 2011

Claws, Fangs and Trots

Cinders has put on a little wee bit of weight. It was confirmed at her third blood test, weigh in and evaluation last week.

This reminds EJ of a very slim lady wearing a coat with fur collar showing off her slim neck looking relaxed crossing her limbs.

This is what you get after being shaved for the third time at the same area.

She has started eating kibbles though she mostly consume wet food now. Next to her is 'fatty' Kenggy gorging in.

Cinders seems happier now and has started trotting!

With that little increase in weight, her meds dosage increased which means additional pills to be swallowed. With both Cinders' and Tommy's numerous pills combined to be shoved down their throats daily, EJ's hands take the beating of being accidently bitten. Index finger holding the pill take the brunt of being bitten at the same spot all the time.

Unfortunately Tommy didn't fare as well as Cinders. He lost weight and has no appetite. His favourite vet gave him appetite stimulant pills. His second blood test results will be known early next week.

24 comments:

Katnip Lounge said...

Hurrah for Cinders! Every ounce counts.

We'll keep purring for her and Tommy; and EJ's fingers, too!

Kay L. Davies said...

Oh, Cinders is a darling. I'm glad she's feeling better. I sure hope Tommy starts eating again soon.
Love and prayers,
K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

magiceye said...

heya cinders good to see you getting well!!

and tommy now worries.. we all holding good thoughts for you too!


Woof woof
from Bozo
Pets forever

OKcats said...

Well, now, that is great news for Miss Cinders! Trotting kitties make our mom happy. We hope that things turn around for Tommy. And we hope that EJ's fingers develop calluses soon so the pilling is easier! :)

Mr Puddy said...

Hooray for Cinder !!!!, I have to thanks Kenggy, the way he ate must help Cinder's appetite : )

I purrs so hard for Tommy and Ej's finger ! and paws crossed for his results.

Hug to all
Take Care
xoxoxo

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ros@dimaggio63 said...

Hi
felice che Cinders stia un pò meglio !!!!
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Myriam

Kea said...

Cinders looks better, this is great!

We're continuing to send purrs to her and Tommy...to you all!

-Fuzzy Tales

i beati said...

We are very happy for Cinders all of us pictured yesterday..sk

Old Kitty said...

Me and Charlie are beyond happy for Cinders!! She is such a brave little fighter!! We hope she continues to go from strength to strength!

Oh sweet Tommy! We are sending him tons of healing purrs and hugs! We have everything crossed for him!

Big hugs to you too wonderful EJ! Take care
x

Brian said...

Hooray for sweet Cinders and many purrs to that Tommy. Hugs to all of you!!!

Catherine said...

It's so hard when our furry four legged friends are not feeling well.

Sending big hugs!
xo Catherine

Ginger Jasper said...

Cinders keep going as every little helps as I know too well and yes I can relate to the neck shave too. Purring things go better for Tommy now. Hugs GJ xx

ABBY said...

Sweet Cinders we are so happy to hear that there was improvement and that there is a weight gain. YAY! That is a cause to well EAT MORE! We continue to hold both you and Tommy in our purrs and we hope that Tommy can achieve the same results.

>^..^< >^..^< >^..^< >^..^< >^..^<
Abby Ping Jinx Boo Gracie
purrin
xoxox
~ManxMnews

Admiral Hestorb said...

I know what it's like not to eat though I am now..and mom and I purr and pray for precious Cinders and Tommy.

Love to the precious babies.

xoxox

Karen and Gerard said...

Giving pills to cats is very hard and definitely no fun. Sure hope your cats get better!

Au and Target said...

All terrific news. HOORAY!

We're taking break. Back in 3 weeks.

Amin said...

I am glad that she feels better...

Sharon Wagner said...

You definitely have worn a trail to the vets office. Shoot. Poor kitties.

catsynth said...

Glad to hear that Cinders is doing a bit better and gaining weight. Sending healing thoughts for her on Tommy.

meowmeowmans said...

Hooray for Cinders! We are purring and praying for Tommy...

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Kat said...

Good for Cinders and I do hope Tommy gets well soon too. As for the pill popping, well... good luck in that too.Will they take it better if crushed and mixed with food?

Tracy said...

I hope you are doing okay this week; thinking of you and wanted to let you know!
Happy Mother's Day to you and your four legged children!