Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday's Purrs: Garfield

"Excuse me. Do look like a cartoon to you? No? I didn't think so."

"Guess I can't help it that the cartoonist guy decided he needed a handsome mancat to model his 'toon after. Just one thing:  how did he know how handsome I'd be, years before I was born?

I mean, I'm only a 2 year old guy and all.  It's a puzzle, I tell ya.
Maybe I'll be able to figure it out after a snack. I hear it's more difficult to think on an empty stomach."

"Got any treats on you?  I'd gladly take one or two off your hands. Hey, I'll bet you have even more at home! What if I head on over there with you and we make it a date?

I promise I'll be very diligent managing the rodent population. As you can see from my resume photo, below, I'm quite adept at it."

 "What do you say? Think we should seal the deal over a bowl of cream?

Dutifully yours,

Garfield is waiting for you. Come meet him today, at the Main Campus of Kansas City Pet Project.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Not a Fan of Fall. Not. At. All.

Did we call it, or did we call it?
Note the accusing glare .... and the offending brown leaves.


Tuesday, October 17, 2017

'Toon Tuesdays: In Honor of Sloth Day

It's October 20. How do you plan to observe it?
(we pretty much observe it every day ....)


Toon Tuesdays feature animal (and sometimes human) humor created by the peeps over at Shoebox Greetings (Hallmark approved. Sorta.) - where our mom works, too!

Monday, October 16, 2017

So not fair. Or is it?

Maxwell: *sigh* He's at it again.
Taunting me, throwing his good fortune right in my face.

Is it really fair that he gets to go out in the harness and I'm stuck inside on my lounger?

Faraday: Well, if you'd let other kitties have some time on that lounger Maxie, maybe I'd feel your pain.  (thoughtful pause)  Or not.

Maxwell: ... don't look. Just don't look .... don't look .... Is he gone yet? Don't look ....

Faraday: Seriouslies, Maxie, you channel Houdini every time Mommy puts you in a harness.
It's not my fault I'm a perfect angel when it comes to walkies.

Maxwell: Angel? Did I hear that right? 
He said angel?
Uhh, I think I might be feeling a bit little sick ....

Poor Maxie.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Picture Me This Photohunt

Created for friends, fellow bloggers and anyone who enjoys a creative challenge, Picture Me This is a weekly idea-starter for social media posts. Any platform, anywhere.

No following, no submitting required. And certainly no pressure!

We're just filling a void made when last year's Photohunt host went on hiatus.

This Week's Theme:

Be sure to tag your entry with #PMTphotohunt so others can find you.

If you tag us as well (@tonkstail on Instagram & Twitter, @atonkstail on Facebook) we'll be sure to like and share your entry.



Friday, October 13, 2017

Goodbye, Green. I'll miss you!

This August and September were some of the wettest ones on record for us, and they resulted in lush greenery.

Something tells me Allie's going to miss them ...

I could be wrong.


I predict a period of mourning at the first freeze.

Poor girlie.


Wednesday, October 11, 2017

One Word Wednesday