Thankful Thursday Blog Hop: Welcome Home Kiki

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Howdy gang, 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!

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Today, on behalf of all of us at Brian’s Home, I want to introduce you to our newest sister, her name is Kiki. She’s very small, about 10 months old and is just as sweet as she can be. We’re all thankful to have her as a part of our family.

FUN FACT: Kiki was on our header all day yesterday and nobody noticed her up there.

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Kiki showed up on one of our feral cams on May 4th and she looked pretty scared. She started showing up in our yard but the ferals scared her a good bit. She kept coming back trying to get something to eat. Finally, she made her way to the feeding stations and became a regular at meal time. She quickly learned the feeding schedule and came back for food just like clockwork. We tried to see if someone was missing her but they weren’t, nobody was looking for her.

Then she started rubbing on Dad’s legs before she had something to eat. Our Dad was able to pick her up and pet her lots, she loves being petted. We’re pretty sure she was left behind when humans down the street moved away. It was obvious from the start that she loves the human touch.

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On Tuesday, July 26th, the Dad picked her up and put her in a carrier. They made the jaunt to the Vet to get her checked out. Kiki tested negative for the bad stuff and her spay day is scheduled for August 16th. Once we got home we discovered she had a cough so she went back to the Vet on Monday to get it checked out, all is good.. She was super good riding in the car both times.

So, there you have it, an unexpected new sister that fit right in after day two and we’re thankful we get to introduce her to you. So, 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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Darla M Sands
1 month ago

This is wonderful news! Dolly is cheering from the rainbow bridge, I’m sure. Your humans do good works. And yes, I am guilty of not really noticing banners of favorite blogs. I’m too anxious to read! lol Blessings, my dears.

messymimi
1 month ago

Hooray for a new sister! You’re right, i didn’t see her in the header until you pointed her out, but i only just read your Wednesday post about ten minutes ago on the old computer. It’s so old it doesn’t even show the whole picture at the top!

Congratulations to Kiki, i’m so glad your family took her in.

Marjorie and Toulouse
Marjorie and Toulouse
1 month ago

WAIT?!?!?

WHAT!?!?

She got left BEHIND?!?!?!? WTF is it with stupid, horrible, nasty people. * bangs head against wall * I mean seriously.

But, maybe KiKi lucked out and found a much MUCH MUCH BETTER and safer haven.

Citu
1 month ago

Bienvenido Kitty es muy lindo. Te mando un beso.

Fur Everywhere
1 month ago

Hi Kiki! We love you already! You are such a gorgeous girl, and we hear that you are very sweet. <3 We can't wait to get to know more about you! You found the best family you could have possibly asked for. You will be well-cared for and so loved.

meowmeowmans
1 month ago

Well, hello and welcome, Kiki! You sure did choose the very best, most loving forever home and family, sweet girl! We’re looking forward to getting to know you. We are over the moon happy for all of you! Hugs and purrs from us! – Ava, Mom Tracey and Dad Kevin

angiesrecipes
1 month ago

wow Meow Kiki 🙂 You are such a sweet and beautiful kitty. And WELCOME!!!!

angiesrecipes
1 month ago

p.s How could someone so heartless and left her behind??? Unbelievable!!!

Cloudia
Cloudia
1 month ago

I am thankful that there are people and cats like you guys!

Leah
1 month ago

Wow, Kiki is just beautiful! I totally missed seeing her in the header yesterday! LOL
How sad that anyone would leave pets behind; so glad she’s with y’all now. Brian, you look extra handsome today!

Ananka
1 month ago

She is stunning 😀 So glad she is safe and clearly the other humans didn’t deserve her! She picked you 😀

easyweimaraner
1 month ago

how beautiful she is! welcome KIKI…. you found the best furever furmily ….

Lillian
1 month ago

No kitty on my page to day, but to morrow they wil joine my site. To day I am greatfull for joining sheeps. A lot of sheeps.

Zoolatry
1 month ago

Hello, and welcome pretty little one ~ we have no doubt you’ll enjoy your new furever home and family!

Molly
1 month ago

We are so happy for you, Kiki and you are such a pretty little girl!

Memories of Eric and Flynn

Welcome to your forever home, Kiki! You chose a very good place when you started visiting the feeding station at Brian’s.

ATCAD ~Scylla, Chimera, Yin, Yang, Fenris & Tuiren

Well we are very thankful your Dad was there to help Kiki and that now she is part of your family. Kiki you are gorgeous.

Madison
1 month ago

Wow! Congratulations and what an adorable and sweet girl she is! You all will make her feel welcome and she will settle right in. What a lucky kitty!

Ellen J Pilch
1 month ago

Nice to meet you beautiful Kiki! I am so happy for you.You have found the best home ever.
Thanks for hosting. Have a wonderful day. XO

MadSnapper
1 month ago

Welcome to your new home, Kiki… you are so cute and beautiful. Love your eyes. It is proof that you fit right in with your siblings that none of us noticed you in the header. I am a tad embarrassed about that. I teared up a little reading your happy story of Dad picking you up and then bringing you into their home. I love a Cinderella story and yours is one. You are blessed to be there, and they are blessed you found them. It breaks my heart that humans can just move off and leave their pets.

The Poupounette Gang
1 month ago

Oh that is such wonderful news! Welcome home, Kiki! You are a real cutie. You chose yourself the best family ever. We are looking forward to following your adventures!

Purrs,
The Chans

Teddy
1 month ago

Welcome Kiki! Oh boy are you in the BEST possible home EVER! There are lots of great nap spots in that house too so you should have no problem finding good places to keep an eye on things. Your photo looks great in the “header line-up” – you’re a pretty little girl who is going to have a GREAT life now that you’re safe in a home. Thanks to Brian for hosting the Hop today too! We are SO thankful for many things including meeting the new family member!!

Hugs, Teddy

Mickeys Musings
1 month ago

Well hello Kiki!!!! Sorry to hear you were abandoned(that’s what mum and I think) but yay for you finding Brian’s Home!!!!
You could not have a better place to live. Mum and I are sure you will love living there and you will have such pawsome siblings:) I look forward to learning more about you and seeing you enjoy life 🙂

Purrs, Julie

Maggie from Stillness at Cherith
Maggie from Stillness at Cherith
1 month ago

Awwww, Kiki is beautiful. I am so thankful to hear she is home now ♥

Derry and the biped
1 month ago

Oh my gosh, welcome, Kiki!!! You’re such a beautiful ladycat, and you’ve found an amazing forever home! We’re thrilled for you all! ❤️❤️❤️

The Florida Furkids
1 month ago

Welcome Kiki! You hit the jackpot with your new forever home. We can’t wait to learn more about you.

Sandee
1 month ago

Welcome to your new home, Kiki. You couldn’t have a better forever home. You’re most adorable too. I’m doing the happy dance for you.

Thank you for hosting the Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.

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

Cecilia Upchurch
1 month ago

Brian you are a sneaky tabby. OMCs no I did not notice there were 4 in your header either. WOW
Kiki I know Seal is happy to have a sister to help her keep the bros in line.
I love your name and your furs are beautiful. You were a brave little girl to keep coming back and smart too notice that you were among friendly humans who would love you furever.
Hugs cecilia

Laila and Angel Minchie

Welcome Kiki!!! You are absolutely beautiful and you have found the absolute purrfect forever home!

Precious
1 month ago

KIki, you are so cu-cute! We were just wondering about how the ferals were
doing and here you must have lost your home but now have a super home. Precious

Diane
Diane
1 month ago

What a wonderful win-win story for Kiki and her human and fur family. She’s so cute! Much happiness.

The Island Cats
1 month ago

Hi Kiki! You are beautiful! And you have found the purrfect home! ~Ernie

Millie & Walter
1 month ago

Welcome to the family, Kiki. You sure are a beauty and were very smart to let the dad know you liked to be around people.

Silvia
Silvia
1 month ago

Welcome to your new home kiki. Such a cutie

Ivan and Izzy from WMD

The stars were rightly aligned! Welcome, Kiki, to your *real* forever home!

Susan from Bucks County Pennsylvania
Susan from Bucks County Pennsylvania
1 month ago

Welcome to your new home! What a happy story of Kiki becoming a member of Brian’s gang!

Catscue
1 month ago

Congratulations! Kiki is just a beauty, isn’t she? I’m so very sorry she was abandoned, alone and scared and also not spayed, not good! But there is a happy ending, she is loved and safe now – hooray! You are all Superheroes, you know that – right?

Loulou
1 month ago

We are thankful for YOU having Kiki, who looks so regal and perhaps has a mix of Siamese somewhere in there…absolutely BEAUTIFUL, that Kiki. MERCI for including her in your family

Eastside Cats Blog
1 month ago

OH OH OH!
Hello, sweet Kiki!
You are as cute as a button, and fie on any human that didn’t treat you properly in the past.
Concatulations!

Random Felines
Random Felines
1 month ago

Concats!! She knew a good place when she found it

Gidget Blue Sky
1 month ago

oh my cod!!! wat a beauty!!!! Kiki, smart little girl, big hugz frum us

LA Paylor
LA Paylor
1 month ago

oh she is so sweet…. as you told the story I could feel her fear and hopelessness… I felt how lost she must have felt… and now safe and loved. She is so beautiful and fitting right in… 10 months old, still a baby. I’m so glad you two and cats family were there for her. Love expands to include others…. LeeAnna and Milo

Patricia
1 month ago

Kiki is beautiful and very lucky to have found all of you.

Katie Isabella
Katie Isabella
1 month ago

I could not be any happier for all of the family and certainly for baby Kiki.

The J-Cats
1 month ago

Oh, what a beautiful little kitty girl you are, Kiki! And lucky too. You have hit the jackpot with your new home. Maybe it wasn’t just chance though. We are pretty sure Angel Dolly had a paw in it, whispering in your ear and making sure you ended up exactly where you were destined to be – with a family for whom “forever” really does mean forever.

Lucy and Xena
1 month ago

Welcome to your new furever home, Kiki! You will never be abandoned again. And we voted, and it is unanimous: you are one of the most beautiful kitties we’ve ever seen. XOX Xena, Lucy and Riley

A ShutterBug Explores
1 month ago

Oh Kiki ~ I am so happy for you ~ you are adorable and your Mom and Dad are treasures ~ blessings for all ~ Xo

Wishing you good health, laughter and love in your days,

A ShutterBug Explores,
aka (A Creative Harbor)

Pamela Jackson
1 month ago

Brian, I have said it before and will say it again, your mom and dad totally rock!! Thank you mom and Dad, Terry for taking this beauty in and giving her a FUR EVER home. She is adorable and I am hoping that she is wrapping the rest of the felines around he pretty paw! I love it….If I had the body, the land and the money I would make a BIG place for strays and ferals. I prefer strays since most of them are like Kiki, don’t mind holding and rubbing. Feral cats don’t want my hugs! However, if… Read more »

Jan K
1 month ago

Oh, what happy news! Congratulations to the whole family on your new addition, and welcome, Kiki! She is SO pretty, I just love her coloring. ♥

Meezer'sMews&TerrieristicalWoofs

Kiki!! Welcome!!

We are thankful you found the best place to live. Sorry you got abandoned before you came here…we love already!
You are very beautiful:)

Nope we didn’t’ see you up there, either, LOL! We just go right to the blog and never pay attention…tee-hee!

Lily Le Mew and Jan
1 month ago

Hello beautiful Kiki! You couldn’t have picked a better home!

Adventures of the LLB Gang

Welcome Kiki!!!! What a wonderful addition she is going to make Brian…We can never express how thankful we are for
folks like yours who take such good care of the feral kitties and look out for all kitties in need!
xoxo,
Rosy

databbiesotrouttowne
databbiesotrouttowne
1 month ago

kiki…we iz on a stolen cell ewe lar dee vize …sew pleez eggz cuze any typoz ewe mite reed…. we well come ewe
two yur new for everz home; ewe picked de BEST, well come two blog land, happee gotcha day two ewe & we
look for werd ta reedin yur storeez, { even if we canna commint rite now { de internetz knot been inn vented
in trout towne yet } ewe iz one gorgeouz gal for sure and now itz even stevenz ther…two gurlz…two boyz !!! YAY !!!
♥♥♥♥3

katie Isabella
katie Isabella
1 month ago

Oh Tabbies! YOU said it!!

Kitties Blue
1 month ago

Welcome, Kiki. You are stunning, and you sure found yourself a terrific home! Your Gotcha Day of the 26th is the same as Raleigh and Audrey’s. We cannot wait to get to know you better. XOCK, angel Lily Olivia, angel Mauricio, Misty May, angel Giulietta, angel Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth, Calista Jo, Cooper Murphy, Sawyer, Kizmet, Audrey & Raleigh

Pumpkinpuddy
Pumpkinpuddy
1 month ago

Congratulations on your new sisfur!

Kiki, you’ve landed in the best kitty home you could. Welcome to the blogosphere. We’re happy to meet you. Can’t wait to hear more about you.

Sue Brandes
Sue Brandes
1 month ago

She’s beautiful. Welcome home.

Wylie Hudson
1 month ago

A big welcome to Kiki! This is the beginning of a wonderful life for her.

Mary McNeil
Mary McNeil
1 month ago

Welcome Kiki 0 you sure are in a good place. A couple of angel kittiues may have steered you all together !

Cathy Keisha
1 month ago

Kiki, I love you already. Looking forward to finding out how you got your name and seeing you inneract with your new family. I bet you love brushies!

Melissa & Mudpie
1 month ago

Welcome home, Kiki! You hit the kitty lottery with your new family! You are absolutely adorable. (Too funny you were on the blog header and no one noticed! I admit during holiday time is when I pay the most attention to blog headers.)

Caren
1 month ago

Omg she’s gorgeous!!! I couldn’t be happier for you!! Welcome Kiki!!!! She is one smart kitty to have picked you! She knew your home is the place to be! She’s beautiful and I love her already!!! ❤️❤️❤️

The OP Pack
1 month ago

Aww, welcome Kiki!!! You are going to fit in perfectly with your new family. And one thing we know for sure, they will NEVER leave you behind.

Woos – Lightning, Misty, and Timber

The Oceanside Animals
1 month ago

Charlee: “Hooray for a new sibling! Welcome aboard, Kiki!”
Chaplin: “You sure are cute! And I can’t believe we didn’t spot you up there in the header!”
Charlee: “We must have been too busy trying to figure out what Seal was looking at.”
Chaplin: “Or maybe it was Simon’s eyes!”
Lulu: “Or maybe you cats just aren’t as observant as you think you are.”
Charlee: “No, that can’t be it …”

Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
1 month ago

Congratulations to you and your pack. You have many wonderful years coming up. We are thankful that you joined your family.

Ruth Epstein
1 month ago

Welcome home Kiki you are so pretty and your name is adorable, you are one lucky kitty to have such a loving home where you will be spoiled rotten, thank you Brian for adopting home, you a hero in our eyes.

Pip-Squeak
Pip-Squeak
1 month ago

Welcome home, Kiki. I know you are little and may not know it yet, but you have hit the jackpot of families. You are going to live your best kitty-life!

Happy gotcha day, sweet girl.
Your new furend, Pip

Lola The Rescued Cat
1 month ago

Welcome, Kiki! You adopted the purrfect family! And paws up to your pawtastic mom and dad for taking you off the streets.

Create With Joy
1 month ago

Welcome to the family Kiki – what a wonderful ending to what could have been a tragic story – you are a smart gal for finding the purr-fect family to love you!

Wendy
1 month ago

Congratulations on the new family mempurr! I guess we’re all used to seeing large numbers of cats on your header so it doesn’t immediately stand out.

I am thrilled for you all! Yes, from Kiki’s behaviour, she must be used to human interaction. And she’s good in the car, too.
Bonus. Kiki’s a lovely little girl, and I hope all the other kitties learn to love her, too. So darn sweet. Hurray!

Wing Commander Basil & The B Team

Happy Sunday guys, many apologies for being a little late this week, but OMC mew’ve got a new sisfur, how epically epic!!!

We are thrilled and so excited for mew, and she sure is purretty!

Three Chatty Cats
1 month ago

Oh my gosh, welcome to Kiki! She picked the perfect yard to show up in!

Cathy Kennedy
1 month ago

Welcome Kiki! You have found a great forever home with some nice hoomans. Oh yeah, let’s not forget Brian and your other new furblings. They’ll soon be your bestest of furiends. And, now you won’t have to ever worry about outside things again in safe, loving surroundings. 🙂