Abby – my little shrimp

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Awwww!  Abby, our little “shrimp” went to the vet’s yesterday to be spayed.  She came home a very groggy, and wearing a rather interesting little outfit, roll-neck and all, to keep her dressing in place. I think she looks like an organ grinder’s monkey lol. 

Kittens will be 7 months old on 17th May.  I call Abby my little shrimp because she really is tiny, compared to the other cats.  She weighed in at 2.950 kilos yesterday. 

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Ducky, on the other hand is my “monster kitten”.  I weighed him yesterday too, just out of curiosity.  5 kilos!!!!!  When I think back to when they first arrived, at the age of 10 weeks, and how Abby was 200g heavier than her brother . . . now, at almost 7 months, Ducky is a whole 2 kilos heavier! 

Oh and good news regarding Blackjack’s diet!  He’s been on a strict diet of calory control dried food for the last 3 weeks and has already lost 2 kilos. He still needs to lose another 4 kilos to get back to his ideal weight, but we’re already heading in the right direction.

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5 thoughts on “Abby – my little shrimp

  1. I do think that Abby’s outfit is better than just having the cone-thingy on their necks. Sammie was quite distressed by hers and I think she’d have done much better with that huge dressing. How is Abby getting on with it?

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