Thankful Thursday Blog Hop:  Scratcher Replacement Day

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Howdy friends, thanks for stopping by for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.  I am always thankful to each of you for joining us!  Each and every Thursday we share the things for which we are most thankful and we always enjoy reading all of the things you are thankful for too. If you are new to our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop, thanks for hopping in, we really do get excited when new blogger pals join us!

One of the things we have here that we’re all really fond of is our  cardboard scratchers.  You’ve seen the photos, they are literally everywhere.  Well, at the moment we don’t have any scratchers in the kitchen.  I wonder why not?  Anyways, we have round ones, rectangle ones, oval ones, wide ones and thin ones.  Each of us will use them sometime throughout the day.

Today, being the end of the month, is our Scratcher Replacement Day.  The Dad will do an inspection and replace those that are torn up to the point that they are a cardboard mess.  MOL, it looks like that is gonna be most of them this month.  We’ve been pretty busy tearing them up.  Thanks Dad, we appreciate the new ones!

Okay, that’s it for me, what are you thankful for today? Tell us in the comments and then join us for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop. Remember, adopt cats, we deserve it!!!!! More Forever Homes More Often! Purrrrr! Zip! Later!

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Eastside Cats Blog
2 years ago

Brian, it’s a funny thing: Sweetie will not use a scratcher!
Not a vertical one, not a horizontal one.
She will only use the throw rug.
Da Boyz have scratched up many scratchers, like you!

2 years ago

Your dad is most efficient, having a specific day each month to do this chore. Hope he’s feeling better and fully recovered, and enjoy those new scratchers!

2 years ago

Genial siempre hay que estar pendientes de nuestras mascotas. Te mando un beso.

2 years ago

Your dad sure does do you kitties right, Brian! We hope you all enjoy those new scrathers. 🙂

Kathe W.
2 years ago

Your Dad is a great Dad- have a lovely day testing out the new scratchers!

2 years ago

Can we see a before and after picture, please.
Coffee is on and stay safe

2 years ago

Wow, your Dad is super organized to have a regular end-of-month scratcher replacement plan. A new scratcher is always satisfying.

Anne M Robinson
2 years ago

Ah…..thank you for the reminder. After tripping over one scratcher in the hallway I thinkit is time to replace it. MIster Kitty gets pretty excited when he hops on that particular scratcher. I better get a new out and set it up. Love oyur photo tosay! Missed seeing all of you. HUGS and MEOWS to all

Anne Marie Robinson
2 years ago

Aside from the spelling erros on my previous comment, sorry about that, I am always happy to be here. Yes, the scratching posts, pads, need replacing. Some cats get extra excited to play with them while enjoying them so….it is about time to change ours around here too. Thanks for the reminder. Love your sweet photo and always enjoy visiting you. Enjoy the weekend. The month was brand new and now it is going to be gone away. Take care all.

2 years ago

Looks like that you are enjoying your nap, Brian, and we too need to get some new scratchers.

2 years ago

that is super great… so efurry last day of the month is a little like christmas with getting new scratchers… that is fantabulous!!!

Memories of Eric and Flynn

That is nice to be getting new scratchers. The boys only used upright ones on their cat trees. They weren’t interested in horizontal ones apart from Flynn using the carpet sometimes.

2 years ago

Oh boy…….are you dreaming of new scratchers now Brian? I won’t use them but I do use the covering on my cat tree as a scratcher and when I’m outside I LOVE using the trees! Thanks for being our host for the Thankful Hop every week.

Hugs, Teddy

2 years ago

You gave mine Mommy an idea, thank you. I have 2 scratchers and then a scratcher-mat … but now she keeps picking up itty-bitty bits of cardboardy scratcher stuff from EVERYWHERE so I told her about your replacement plan and she said,
OK, that’s a good idea …
thank you.

2 years ago

How nice to have your scratchers replaced. Bert used to go wild on them and they only lasted a few months but now that both kitties are older, they don’t use them as much. Mom trims their nails, and they also grow slower. Enjoy the fresh scratching opportunities!

2 years ago

I am laughing today because I can see just how ‘excited’ you are about scratch replacement day.. did somoen check your pulse? brahhaha on the Easy of Easys

The Florida Furkids
2 years ago

We love our scratchers and tear them up pretty good too.

2 years ago

Your peeps make sure things are in their proper order so you have what you need. You have great parents. We all know that.

Thank you for hosting the Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.

Have a purrfect Thankful Thursday. Scritches all around and my best to your peeps. ♥

Derry and the biped
2 years ago

Brian, that’s awesome that your dad regularly replaces your worn-out scratchers! You do have excellent human servants!

Millie & Walter
2 years ago

How nice that your dad makes sure you all have so many scratchers around to use or take a nap in.

Cecilia Cofield Upchurch

MOL MOL you 3 are experts at shredding…
I love your photo
Hugs cecilia

Darla M Sands
2 years ago

We have some here and one of them is about to give way. Heh… Your humans are the best!

LA Paylor
2 years ago

I wasn’t aware it’s scratching post day… well I’ll let Milo know and I’m sure he’ll scratch something in solidarity!

2 years ago

You sure do look comfy, Brian.

Cat and DOG Chat With Caren

I better get on the ball! Roary has 3 scratchers (2 of which he uses all of the time) and I probably need to replace his too!

2 years ago

New scratchers can’t be beat! Cute photo of you, Brian!

2 years ago

Oh you take wonderful care of your cats and us!

Ellen Pilch
2 years ago

You are so lucky to get new scratchers so often. XO

Adventures of the LLB Gang

What a great scratch replacement technician you have on staff Brian! We are sure you pay him with lots of snuggles!
Enjoy your new scratchers!!
Jakey, Rosy & Sunny

Cathy Keisha
2 years ago

You got a lot (of scratchers) to be thankful for. Autumn used to tear them up. TW bought the double sided ones.

2 years ago

dood….if thoz ottomanz waz heer in TT; eye wood call THEM scratcherz 😉 ♥♥

mackerull ~~~

Królowa Karo
2 years ago

In the face of recent events, I’m very grateful that I can sleep in my own bed and that I have a home to come back to!

Melissa & Mudpie
2 years ago

You are super lucky kitties!

Ivan and Izzy from WMD

What we need here is a scratcher *appearance* day!!

Kitties Blue
2 years ago

Oh boy, new scratchers! Lucky Kitties. XOCK, angel Lily Olivia, angel Mauricio, Misty May, angel Giulietta, angel Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth, Calista Jo, Cooper Murphy, Sawyer & Kizmet

Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
2 years ago

You are lucky to have such diligent parents.

2 years ago

You are lucky to have such a caring Dad!

2 years ago

Wow, that is what I call first class service! I am pretty gentle with my scratchers so they rarely have to be replaced.

Wing Commander Basil & The B Team

Epic new scratcher Brian! Today we’re thankful for a warm fire while is snowing outside! MOL Happy Friyay sweeties!

2 years ago

Great that y’all use the scratchers! Around here, only Jack uses it, Teddy likes the furniture, and Sophie likes the rugs.

A ShutterBug Explores
2 years ago

You sure look comfy ~ sweet photo of you ~ Xo

Wishing you love and laughter in your days,

A ShutterBug Explores,
aka (A Creative Harbor)