Mancat Monday: A Few Quick Health Updates

      52 Comments on Mancat Monday: A Few Quick Health Updates

Brian's Home.  Adopt cats, we deserve it! Pardon us if we don’t get around to visit your blogs as quickly as we would like, we’re still dealing with some health issues at our place, more specifically, with Sister Kit.  You may or may not recall, but I dictate by blogs for the week on Sunday so they are done and scheduled out for the week.  So, these updates were as of yesterday.

We’ll start with the weighty issues first.  The dry food in our diet is almost all gone and we’re almost fully transitioned to a wet food only diet.  Speaking of diets, Sister Gracie has gained more and now weights more than she ever has…sigh.  We’re still trying.  On the other paw, Sister Precious has gained some weight, which is terrific, but I’ll let her tell you about that on Saturday.

Now for Sister Kit.  Kit had a terrific day on Saturday, she was walking about quite well, ate well, and even used the litter box.  Then, at 4AM Sunday morning the Dad woke up when he heard growling and hissing and yelling.  He thought there was a fight going on, but it was Sister Kit hurting when she was trying to stand up.  It obviously hurt a lot too.  Dad gave her the pain meds but they sure didn’t seem to help immediately.  She couldn’t get up.  Dad put some food down and she ate it.  Then, at about 9:30, she got up, headed down the long hallway and went to the litter box.  She didn’t use the one with the easy entry, she instead used the one had to climb in to it to use.  Go figure, and she’s been walking around and even went to the kitchen to eat some wet food.  Some more purrs and prayers would sure be appreciated.  Dangit.

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

Affiliate Disclosure: Sometimes I use affiliate links. What does that mean? It means that if I’ve used a product and liked it, or it's a company I buy from and trust and they have affiliate programs, I sign up. Then, when I mention that product or company in one of my blog posts, I use my affiliate link. Should you end up buying something as a result of one of those links, I might get a little sumpin’ for my treat fund.

 


52 Comments
Oldest
Newest
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Mark's Mews
4 years ago

We did not know about your post scheduling… But we purr for all of you.

Mickey's Musings
4 years ago

We are sending lots of purrs to Kit.
We hope her hurty issues are not serious.
Purrs Georgia and Julie,
Treasure and JJ

Summer
4 years ago

Poor Kit – I am giving her LOTS of purrs!

The Poupounette Gang
4 years ago

We are sending all the purrs we’ve got for Kit, and crossing our paws for a solution to Gracie’s “weighty” problem. Good on you, Precious!

Purrs,
The Chans

easy rider
4 years ago

POTP to you sister Kit, I’m so sorry that this happened…I cross my paws that it will be better without seeing the vet …. and good luck with the die-t Gracie, I hope you are back to a good weight soon and die-t time is history…

Marg
4 years ago

Gracie, how could you be gaining weight?? Guess you are just going around eating everyone’s food. Sounds like Dad needs to do what our Mom does, if we don’t finish our plates, it goes outside to the outside cats. Maybe the ferals would like some of that food. Then the next meal, maybe everyone would finish their food.
Sorry Kit, you are having such a hard time. Guess it takes a while for the pain meds to work. We sure send tons of purrs to you Kit.

The Florida Furkids
4 years ago

We’re purring for all of you. We know how stressful this must be for everyone.

The Florida Furkids

Hilary
4 years ago

poor kit… sending lots of love your way

Madi
4 years ago

Oh no Kit…I can’t imagine how that must have hurt. I hope maybe it was a mean or cramp that has passed.

Sending healing hugs madi your bfff

Tamago
4 years ago

Oh poor Kit. It breaks my heart to think how painful she felt.. Glad she is walking now. Sending tons of purrs your way xo

Sue Brandes
Sue Brandes
4 years ago

Sending purrs, hugs, and prayers.

Sammy
4 years ago

Oh I’m so sad about Kit……awful that she hurts so bad…….I’m going to send all my spare POTP down to your house!!!!

Love, Sammy

Meowmeowmans
4 years ago

We’re sending big purrs and prayers for dear Kit to feel better soon. And Gracie, we are sorry that the diet has not been successful yet. Purrs and prayers for you, too, sweet one.

Random Felines
Random Felines
4 years ago

Sending purrs to all of you

Nicki and Derry
Nicki and Derry
4 years ago

Purrs and purrayers to you all, Brian, but especially Sister Kit.

Annie
4 years ago

We just feel so badly for dear Kit. We truly hope time will mend whatever is causing the pain and that time would hurry up. It’s good to hear she’s eating and using the box.

Emma
4 years ago

Poor Kit. Hope she feels better. We are having troubles with Katie too. She isn’t really eating much at all and is getting pretty weak. It’s never good when the furry ones are not doing well.

Pat Hatt
4 years ago

Gracie must have a stash of food hidden away for a rainy day. Hopefully Kit has no more pain attacks, those sure stink indeed.

hannahandlucy
4 years ago

We hope Sister Kit will soon be able to walk without her pains.

Annabelle
4 years ago

Big big big purrs for Sister Kit.
We hope she feels better today.

Katie Isabella
Katie Isabella
4 years ago

Sister Kit, Sister Precious and Sister Gracie, Blessings on all three of you. You have the POTP coming to you from here as well. XXOO

Ellen Pilch
4 years ago

I have been praying for all of you, I will say extra prayers for Kit.

KitKat
KitKat
4 years ago

Sending all our purrs to Sister Kit. May she feel better.
Angels Normie and Mika, Sasha & Grady Lewis

McGuffy's Reader
4 years ago

Oh, my heavens. Prayers, certainly. My heart goes out to Kit, especially. Pain of that magnitude is something that no one should ever deal with. Poor Kit does not deserve that. Please keep us posted. XO

jansfunnyfarm
4 years ago

Poor Kit. Sounds like she gave your dad a bad scare! No fun for her either. Glad she is doing better as the pain medication helps.

da tabbies o trout towne
da tabbies o trout towne
4 years ago

kit….we haz been off line fora few N did knot noe ya waz knot doin sew good; we iz sorree & we hope bye like reel time…..like rite now….ewe due knot haz any mor hurts & yur bak ta yur ole self……good werk on eatin yur foodz & usin de knot sew eazee box… ♥♥ precious, we iz buzzed happee ya haz gained sum weight !!! HOORAY ♥♥ N gracie; de werd d.i.e.t. haz been out lawed sew tell yur dad ta forgetaboutit ~~~ ♥♥

az all wayz, St Francis blessings two all ♥♥♥

Pretinha
4 years ago

Estamos enviando muitos ronronas para irmã Kit.

Maggie
4 years ago

I’m sorry to hear that Kit was in pain. I hope the meds kick in fast and she’s recovered. Purring for Sisters Gracie, Precious, and Kit! The peeps sure have their hands full at Brian’s Home.
xxoo

Fur Everywhere
4 years ago

We are so sorry to hear about Kit. We hope the pain medication can help her as she recovers from whatever is wrong. We are sending lots of purrs, prayers, hugs, and love. <3

Emma and Buster
4 years ago

Oh dear, we are sending the very best healing purrs we have for Sister Kit.

Deziz World
4 years ago

Oh Brian we’s hate to hear this. Altho’ we do purreciate da update. You know us kitties, we never take da easy route. You know even in da end when sis Lexi couldn’t hardly stand up, she was still tryin’ to jump in da shower to help me drag mommy out. And instead of drinkin’ water from da fountain on da floor, she insisted on takin’ 10 times as long to jump up on da vanity and drink from dat fountain. We’s sendin’ lots and lots of purrayers and hugs fur all.

Luv ya’ll bunches

Dezi

The OP Pack
The OP Pack
4 years ago

All paws crossed for Sister Kit to be painfree soon. And for everyone else too. Hope the week improves for all each day of the week.

Woos – Ciara and Lightning

Sometimes, Cats Herd You

Lots of purrs for Kit! And paws up for getting onto a canned food diet. We know that transition is not easy on you or your humans.

Hobo Hudson
4 years ago

Sending a bucket full of kisses to make Kit feel better.

Maxwell, Faraday & Allie

oh mowzers, Kit, we are sending you many healing purrs!!!

Katie Kat and Katie Kitty Too

Will keep the purrz going for Sister Kit. Glad she felt some better after the meds. Bless her heart.

Quill & Greyson
4 years ago

Sending positive and healing purrs over your way!

Cathy Keisha
4 years ago

OMC! It must be so hard to watch someone you love in pain like that. More healing purrz coming Sister Kit’s way. It’s a mystery all the weight gaining. I get 2 1/2 3-oz cans of food per day and can’t put on an ounce.

Sailor Edgar
4 years ago

Oh no, poor Sister Kit! Hope she gets better soon!

The Island Cats
4 years ago

Poor Kit! We’re purring mega purrs for her. The mom wishes she could get us on to all wet food…but some cat around here (Wally!) insists on his crunchies.

Andrea and the Celestial Kitties

Aw Kit, poor girl, we’re purring for you! We hope you are all well and good soon!

thecatguy
4 years ago

purring, purring, and more purring for Sister Kit. Hope for solid healing really soon and no more pain.

caren gittleman
4 years ago

Oh no!! Didn’t see this til now………praying that Sister Kit is doing much better……..sending tons of POTP!!

Raven
4 years ago

Some mixed news for your siblings, Brian. Purrs for Kit. I hope her leg is feeling better soon and she doesn’t have many more episodes of pain.

Socks, Scylla, Fenris, Tuiren, YinYang & Chimera

Extra special healing purrs to Sister Kit, we are sorry she is in so much pain. If it is arthritis, have you thought of a heating pad for her to sleep on? Glad to hear Sister Precious has gained some weight. Sister Gracie, Scylla understand completely how hard it is to lose those pounds even with the metabolic food she is eating. The kittens have helped her get more exercise which is good but it’s still hard to get those pounds off. Hang in there girl and don’t give up. But remember you are loved no matter how much you… Read more »

diane
diane
4 years ago

Paws crossed for Sister Kit and diet success for Sister Gracie:)

Laila and Minchie
4 years ago

Oh, Sister Kit, we are so sorry you are having all that pain! We know you are being taken well cared of. Take care, sweetie.

Sherri-Ellen T-D.
4 years ago

Sisfur Kit mee iss sorry yur not feelin good. Mee snedss TRIPULL POTP just fur you!!!
An Sisfur Gracie mee finkss Nature iss beein notty makin you gain weight like that; LadyMum sayss shee has thee same problem!
~~~head rubsss~~~ Siddhartha Henry~~~

Mariodacat
4 years ago

Purrs and prayers coming your way sister kit! Hope you feel better soon.

Nerissa's Life
4 years ago

Oh Brian… I’m sending lots and lots AND LOTS of healing purrs and prayers, Kit’s way.

Purrs,
Seville.

Marty the Manx
4 years ago

Adding Sister Kit to our prayers and keeping them coming for Precious, so glad that she is doing better!

Little Binky and Granny

How sad to read that Kit was in so much pain. We send Healing Pawkisses for now and we stay here to read ahead, so we know how it is going <3 <3 <3