Mancat Monday: Medicine Madness Myths

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Howdy everyone!  Dang, where did that weekend go?  It was here a few minutes ago and now it’s up and disappeared.

Hey, on Saturday Sister Sascha was telling y’all about some of the medicine antics that go on around these parts.  I think maybe she gave you the wrong impression.  Well, maybe she just didn’t tell you the whole story, and she is pretty good at doing that, or not doing that.

I am super good at taking my pills and liquid pain meds and Sisters Zoe and Dolly are both good at taking their meds too. We never fuss or fight, not at all.  We’re not that good about being caught though.  It’s a pretty fun game called Avoid the Two Leggers and we actually look forward to it.

All three of us are pretty good at figuring out the peeps first move and once it happens then the game is on.  So, you see, it’s just a fun game.  I didn’t want you to think we are difficult, we’re actually quite easy when it comes to taking our meds.

Now that I’ve set the record straight I’m off to have a Monday snoozy.  Anyone care to join me?

Remember, adopt cats, we deserve it!!!!!  More Forever Homes More Often!  Purrrrr! Zip! Later!

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The Poupounette Gang
8 years ago

Thanks for clarifying that, Brian. You are kind in making sure that your people get some exercise and thus stay healthy!

Have a great week!

The Chans

8 years ago

Sparkle was like that, I hear – she always knew when she had to have meds or be spoon fed, and she always went in the opposite direction… but she always dealt with it nicely when she was caught. At least usually.

Bev Green
8 years ago

Brian i think that you are all just making sure that Mum and Dad get their daily exercise…it is super you have a great workout routine for them…don’t want them getting sick do you! Mol…paw pats Pickles xxxx

Socks, Scylla, Fenris & Tuiren

Well we all know we have to keep our 2 leggers in shape, that sounds like a fun game with lots of health benefits.

8 years ago

Oh we all know all about that game of chase. We love to make the Mom run around. It is good for these peeps to get some exercise. But glad you told us how good you are Brian. You all have a wonderful day.

8 years ago

We bet your Mom and Dad end up breathless with you three running around pretending you want to dodge having your medications.
Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

8 years ago

I’m thinking it’s a great day for a snooze too Brian! See you in dreamyland!

Hugs, Sammy

Caren Gittleman
8 years ago

you guys are like my Angel Bobo! He was super good at figuring those things out too. Cody not only falls for it every time, he comes over to suffer the abuse!!! lol!

Laila and Minchie
8 years ago

The chase before med time is the best fun!

Sue Brandes
Sue Brandes
8 years ago

Have a great week Brian.

Ellen Pilch
8 years ago

That does sound like a fun game 🙂 Your folks are lucky to have such playful kitties.

Sailor Edgar
8 years ago

That weekend is rapidly disappearing in my rear view mirror. 🙂

Our Gracie is very difficult to catch when it is time to take our kitties to the vet (Millie is not so difficult to catch). We have to act like nothing is going on and catch her by surprise.

Have a good snoozy, but I have computer work to do!

easy rider
8 years ago

the chase is a part of it … so we can show our people that we are on the way to recovery :o)

McGuffy's Reader
8 years ago

Maggie could not care less about her meds. It is like throwing a pill into the Grand Canyon.Chloe Jo likes the game of Catch Me if You Can. I do. She runs the same path every time! ☺

8 years ago

Have a delicious week and a wonderful Monday!

Pat Hatt
8 years ago

Nothing wrong with seeing who can avoid the two legged the longest

da tabbies o trout towne
da tabbies o trout towne
8 years ago

dood….next time yur mom ore dad hasta take sum medisin….just watch em care full lee…they will hold ther nose, act like they wanna hairball, ask for any kinda thing ta drink after…& due knot EVEN get uz started on de side oh fex they say they haz…

yea….sew if ewe guys wanna complain a wee bit….feel free ~~ 🙂 ♥♥

Madi and Mom
8 years ago

Back in January I had to have two kinds of eye drops twice a day. Mom was very worried I might bite her hand off. She thought she was fooling me by approaching me from the back with her hand behind her back..this kitty knew…but I didn’t seem to mind them which blew her mind
Hugs madi your bfff

Fur Everywhere
8 years ago

Lita: I’ll gladly come over and have a snooze, Brian! Then the Mom won’t be able to grab me for medicine time, MOL!!!

Mom: Brian, please teach Milita how to take her medicine like you do. She likes to squirm and kick and run and hide. It is always a battle with her. Carmine is easier, but he really doesn’t like liquid medications.

8 years ago

Luckily my kitties don’t need any medicine right now, but if they do, Mom is good at giving it to them.

8 years ago

Mes happy that yous thinks its a game! That means yous don’t minds it! Mes don’t plays any games…
Mes just waits until they gets close and then mes all teeth and claws!

The Daily Pip
8 years ago

Avoid the two leggers is the best game of all!!!! Wanted to let you know that Miss Rosie and Moo Shu (our two fabulous felines) are hosting their very first kitty only review and giveaway today. Hope you and your sisters will stop on by!

8 years ago

We knew it was a game you all had decided on!

Cathy Keisha
8 years ago

I love to run with TW waddling after me. It’s a fun game and sometimes I take it so seriously, my tail gets all bushy.

The OP Pack
8 years ago

It is always fun to keep the humans happy with games, Brian. We both just woke up with a long morning snooze – so HOT!!!

Woos – Ciara and Lightning

Emma and Buster
8 years ago

That sounds like fun. How long does it take the humans to get their hands on your paws?

Layla Morgan Wilde (Cat Wisdom 101)

That sounds like a fun way to give everyone some exercise 🙂 Weekends and summer are going way too fast!

Colehaus Cats
8 years ago

Yes! We know that game very well too! What fun, huh? Have a great snooze!

Dezi and Lexi
8 years ago

Oh Brian we never fawt y’all was bad kitties. Mommy just dusn’t have da ability or da agility fur da chase. MOL Yous pawents awe in much better shape than our mommy. MOL Have a gweat day.

Luv ya’

Dezi and Lexi

8 years ago

Oh Brian!!
Reading this almost broke my heart. My darling fur baby was named Dolly. That is why my Facebook name is under Dolly…..
I’ve missed her every single moment for over 8 years now AND her brother Deeb. Both are forever cherished here at the Big Blue Barn….and because of that I haven’t been able to get another.
I can certainly understand all the meds and what goes on because of it….
However – I’m enjoying virtual hugs and softness via you! Thank You!!

Dip and Elliot
8 years ago

We never thought you were difficult Brian, bet you have lots of fun giving those 2 leggers the run around, hehe.
Our cat brother could detect a micron of pill in the middle of an entire bowl of cat food.
Dip and Elliot x

Andrea and the Celestial Kitties

Your parents should recognize that you like the game by now, no? MOL I understand trying to get away, but you’re awesome for taking your meds when they do get you!

8 years ago

I do the same Brian. I run around the table away from my mum, then I either wait for her to pick me up, or sometimes she taps the office chair and I jump up to have my meds.

8 years ago

Agarra-me se puder! hehehe
Parece divertido.

Georgia and Julie
8 years ago

Good to hear that you kitties are OK with taking your meds.
Treasure is the difficult one here. When he plays”run from the human” he means it!
Mom always asks for meds that can go in food 😉
Lucky that he is not on any now 🙂
Good that you kitties are OK too!
Purrs Georgia and Julie,
Treasure and JJ

Sometimes, Cats Herd You

That’s a really fun game. We like the fun away game much more than the take your medicine game, actually.

8 years ago

We have to shake the treat package and then grab, hold and pop the pill –Freckle is on to us though and although he loves treats, its still a struggle a few days a week….he needs lessons from you guys.

Fraidy Cats!
8 years ago

hee hee! Brian, we love that you and your sisters will take your medicines but don’t want to be caught 😀 that is the cat way to do things, mol! have a great week!
(our mom says why can’t the weekends be five days and then work only two?)

pip, smidge, minnie, hollie

Sherri-Ellen T-D.
8 years ago

Ok mee bee rite over Brian! Can wee purrtend it iss still thee weekend??
An wee NEW youss’ were good taking yur meddycayshunss 😉
**Hi-5’SS** Siddhartha Henry =^,.^=

The Island Cats
8 years ago

Brian, sometimes you just gotta make the humans work hard to get you to take your meds. We know all about that.

8 years ago

It sounds like the, ” Catch me if you can” game! Fun for the kitties ;p

the critters in the cottage xo

Fuzzy Tales
8 years ago

We wonder if your dad and mom find the game of Avoid the Two Leggers just as fun. 🙂

It’s good you’re all calm about your meds…once you’re caught, that is.

Thanks for stopping by, it’s appreciated. We do hope everyone is well and as healthy as possible. Purrs and peace.

8 years ago

M says we kitties are way smarter than most people give us credit for.

Kitties Blue
8 years ago

It doesn’t take long to catch on to the routine that means meds are on the way. Mom is happy that she only has Giulietta to give a pill to each day. Sometimes she is totally cooperative and other times she is NOT! XOCK, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo