Pets archive

The jemjabella household is a bit of a zoo, covering several different species: from pedigree cats to exotic spiders. While a hundred (exaggeration) pets might not be everyone's idea of fun, and there's no shortage of cleaning duties to be had, there's always something furry looking for a cuddle and a fuss.

Five Things I Had Forgotten..

In Pets

..about owning a cat: Anything and everything relating to cats becomes cute or funny. You find yourself browsing the likes of icanhascheezburger even though you’re totally anal about grammar and spelling usually. Videos like kittens playing with loo roll on YouTube makes you go “aww”… read full entry →

Hex Goes Walkies

In Pets

Karl and I took a trip to a local pet superstore today, and purchased one “cat harness”. I’m personally against the majority of cat collars and I hate strapping cats up, but as Hex lives in a first floor flat he doesn’t really have the… read full entry →

Hex Ate My Homework

In Pets

Not really, but I couldn’t think of a creative title for the random/mixed load of waffle that this entry is going to be. Firstly, I present you with Hex dressing up/playing LOLCAT: Created for your viewing pleasure by Aisling (x3) and Hanna (x1) Next, I… read full entry →

Hex: One Week On

In Pets

Yes, I have nothing of any interest to blog about so I’m filling the gap with some random kitty pictures. (Hands up if you predicted this’d happen!) If you saw my “Named the Kitty” side-post, you’ll know we named him Hex. For those that didn’t… read full entry →

Named the Kitty

In Pets

We decided to name the kitty “Hex”, for various reasons…

My New Kitty

In Pets

There’s a new addition to our little family… meet the as-of-yet unnamed (unless you count Karl calling him “Mofo”) sleeping ball of fur (AKA my new kitten): He’s noisy, and has a habit of licking everything, but is the cutest kitten in the whole damned… read full entry →