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Discussion in 'New Cats on the Block' started by Sagwah, Jan 12, 2018.

  1. Sagwah

    Sagwah Thread Starter TCS Member Kitten

    Hello! I found your site awhile ago when I was looking for help on grooming Persians (specifically getting rid of the "eye boogies" they can get.) I've lurked ever since, and decided I should come out of the woodwork.

    I work in Antarctica over part of the year, but when I am off work, I'm pleased to share my life with my two cats, a Creame Point Himi named Gypsy Rose and a bicolour (Red and White) Persian named Percy. My cats get annoyed by me leaving, but I can assure you, their routine does not get disrupted as they remain in place year-round.

    Both are altered, and neither has shown, although both are papered. I had a PKD Persian once and since then I've been religious about interviewing the breeder as much as they interview me, and insist on seeing the genetic test proof.

    GypsyHasFloof.jpg PercysChairStill.jpg

  2. abyeb

    abyeb Charlie's Purrson Staff Member Forum Helper

    Feb 18, 2017
    Welcome to TCS to you and your gorgeous, fluffy Persians!

    See you around! :wave3:
    golondrina, foxxycat, Alejandra Rico and 4 others purraised this.

  3. posiepurrs

    posiepurrs TCS Member Super Cat

    Jan 11, 2015
    Western Massachusetts, USA
    Welcome to you and your beautiful fluffies! Persians are my favorite breed. I don't think I have ever mat anyone who has been to Antarctica!
    golondrina, foxxycat, Alejandra Rico and 6 others purraised this.

  4. betsygee

    betsygee Don't believe everything you think. Staff Member Moderator

    Mar 17, 2013
    Monterey, CA, USA
    Welcome! I'm glad kitties have a steady routine year-round. I'll bet they're glad to see you when you come home. :happycat:
    golondrina, foxxycat, Alejandra Rico and 4 others purraised this.

  5. Kreatorcat

    Kreatorcat TCS Member Alpha Cat

    Jan 1, 2018
    My ex's favorite breed! I'll send her a link. She loooove that face!

    Welcome to the forum.
    golondrina, foxxycat, Alejandra Rico and 3 others purraised this.

  6. Lari

    Lari TCS Member Super Cat

    Nov 18, 2017
    Hello! That's so exciting that you work in Antarctica! I was there almost 11 years ago on a marathon tour (I walked the half - my dad's the marathon runner) and it was the most amazing experience of my life.

    Your kitties are so cute and fluffy!
    golondrina, foxxycat, Alejandra Rico and 4 others purraised this.

  7. rubysmama

    rubysmama Forum Helper Staff Member Forum Helper

    Nov 25, 2013
    golondrina, foxxycat, Alejandra Rico and 4 others purraised this.

  8. GemsGem

    GemsGem Mentor Staff Member Mentor

    Dec 4, 2013
    Welcome to the site :hithere:

    Your kitties are beautiful :redheartpump:

  9. CaliCatCharlie

    CaliCatCharlie Living FeLV Pawwwsitive! Adult Cat

    Jan 4, 2018
    California Desert
    Welcome to you and your fluffy beauties :wave3:

    Your cats are gorgeous. You’ll enjoy it around here. Fun place to kitty brag.

  10. Mamanyt1953

    Mamanyt1953 Rules my home with an iron paw Staff Member Forum Helper

    Oct 16, 2015
    Havelock, North Carolina
    WELCOME! Your cats are magnificent. Antartica...I will now officially cease griping about the cold in North Carolina this winter ~she says with her fingers crossed behind her back, knowing full well that she will~! Never been near it, although I got pretty close to the OTHER end of the world. My dad was stationed at Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, Alaska when I was much, much younger.
    golondrina, Furballsmom, foxxycat and 7 others purraised this.

  11. 1CatOverTheLine

    1CatOverTheLine TCS Member Top Cat

    Feb 6, 2017
    Olcott Beach, N.Y.
    @Mamanyt1953 - That's four sevens!

    @Sagwah - Welcome to TCS!
    golondrina, foxxycat, Alejandra Rico and 4 others purraised this.

  12. margecat

    margecat Mentor Staff Member Mentor

    Oct 11, 2006
    Fluffy greetings!

  13. tabbytom

    tabbytom Happiness is being owned by a cat Staff Member Mentor

    May 12, 2016
    Garden City, Singapore

  14. calico man

    calico man TCS Member Young Cat

    Mar 2, 2017
    Lodi, CA
    Lulu says "Welcome!"

  15. kat0121

    kat0121 Advisor Staff Member Advisor

    Feb 23, 2014
    Sunny Florida
    :hellosmiley: to you, Gypsy Rose and Percy from all of us here in south Florida!! Gypsy Rose and Percy are both gorgeous!! :loveeyes:

  16. neely

    neely TCS Member Staff Member Forum Helper

    Dec 22, 2005
    Another 'warm' welcome especially when you're working up in Antarctica. ;) I also have a Persian and your two cats, Gypsy Rose & Percy, are beyond gorgeous. :hearthrob::redheartpump: I'm sure you must have many interesting stories to share. I look forward to seeing more pics of your lovely felines here: Fur Pictures and Videos Only!

  17. daisyd

    daisyd TCS Member Super Cat

    Jan 21, 2017
    Welcome to the site ! What are they like when you return from a long trip ? I worry cats easily forget ...
    golondrina, foxxycat and tarasgirl06 purraised this.

  18. doomsdave

    doomsdave TCS Member Top Cat

    Dec 2, 2016
    Der Baron von Komfy und his Fraulein, Zika, bid you wilkommen!

    Do tell us about Antarctica, and when the time comes, maybe some opinions on IMO: In My Opinion

    golondrina, Shane Kent, foxxycat and 5 others purraised this.

  19. tarasgirl06

    tarasgirl06 TCS Member Top Cat

    Sep 19, 2006
    Glendale, California
    Welcome Gypsy Rose, Percy, and @Sagwah to TCS *officially*! What gorgeous fluffsters!
    golondrina, foxxycat and doomsdave purraised this.

  20. nansiludie

    nansiludie TCS Member Top Cat

    Mar 14, 2014
    Welcome! Your cats are absolutely beautiful. So much fluffy fur to snuggle. :happycat:
    doomsdave, tarasgirl06 and foxxycat purraised this.

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