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If the tooth fits...

Posted by cheezdoodle12 6 (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 24, 13 at 18:26

It's that time of year once again, and my cat has decided to sample some of the seedlings.. I just re-potted this one yesterday into a larger container and this morning found it like this...


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LOL...

My cat seems to crave my alliums. I hope I don't see him doing the same to my peppers.

My dog gets pissed when I pull HER foxtails and she chases anything that moves that might be beneficial(i.e., birds, lizards, etc.). I wish she'd finally find a way get the damn gophers. When she was a pup, she used to bury her bones right at the root of my young plants.

Reprimanding them for their antics is tough though.

Kevin


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Ah, man, yeah cats are like that....
reminds me of an Aloe nobilis that bore perfect little fang marks on its leaves for years after I watched my sister's cat while she was out of town. Now I know better... ;-)

Curiosity killed the cat...and satisfaction brought him back


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  • Posted by robeb Kansas City area (My Page) on
    Sun, Feb 24, 13 at 22:47

Personally,
I'd opt for kitty tacos... (yum) or:

Here is a link that might be useful: how to train a cat


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"Bonsai Kitty" !?!

Surely I'll be horrified when I can finally stop laughing.

This post was edited by DMForcier on Mon, Feb 25, 13 at 16:57


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Josh, it looks like that cat is admiring your potting mix.

It stands to reason that a well-draining, well-aerated container soil should result in plants that taste better to cats, since more vigorous plants will form more essential oils ;o)

Alex


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haha, I think you're right, Alex ;-)
I've had problems with that same cat treating my larger containers as a litter box...that crunchy mix probably feels great on the paws.



Josh


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