Friday Cat Blogging – 22 June 2018

Meet Professor Marc’s cats. They are both majestic Siberian furballs who like to chase down toys. Last weekend, while I was playing with them, Moloko (on the right) retreated across the living room to get a wider view of things. Then Mocha wandered in and plonked down in front to check things out. For a few moments, they looked as if they were posing for an official photo in Buckingham Palace. I’m honestly not sure I’ve seen anything more regal looking in my life. A crown would just ruin it. Only humans need all that regalia.

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