Jake and Bathsheba

A blog by two cats who used to live in the same house in Northern Virginia. Unfortunately, they are both no longer with us.

Saturday, December 08, 2007

A Little Bit of SNOW!

A few days ago we had our first snowfall of the season. It was only about two inches or less.

I HAD to go out in it after my dinner.

I think that I'm going to venture off my deck and go play.


I'm off to explore the jungle in winter!
I only stayed outside about a half hour, but later that night, about 3:30 a.m., I started my "scratching on the bedroom full length mirror" routine. That's usually my signal to Mom that I want to go outside or have my breakfast. Mom yelled at me for about 30 minutes to go back to sleep, but I was persistent. Because she knows that I sometimes punish her by doing something "inappropriately" in the house, she decided to get up and let me out despite the cold. I got to stay out for several hours until breakfast! I love my freedom and my fur coat kept me warm.
~Jake

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At Saturday, December 08, 2007 3:23:00 PM, Blogger Victor Tabbycat said...

OH MY GORSH! You go out in the SNOW? Mom won't let me go see it. She brot sum inside one time, but it's not housebroke cuz it left a puddle on the floor.

Mom an Dad haf been furry busy blowing on the snow an complainin that it won't moof. Beans is weird.

 
At Saturday, December 08, 2007 3:46:00 PM, Blogger Skeeter And LC said...

You got the same snow we did! I went out in it too, but I dont think The Big Thing took any pictures. Sounds like you had a grand adventure bein out there fer a few hours!

 
At Saturday, December 08, 2007 4:54:00 PM, Blogger Daisy said...

You sure are brave to go out in the cold snow in the middle of the night!

 
At Saturday, December 08, 2007 6:57:00 PM, Blogger Caesar and Princess said...

You are so lucky and brave to get to go outside.

 
At Saturday, December 08, 2007 7:28:00 PM, Blogger Eric and Flynn said...

We didn't git any snow. We hardly efurr git snow. Not Fair!!!!
It's exciting when yoo can go in the garden in the dark, all on yer own isn't it.

 
At Saturday, December 08, 2007 8:02:00 PM, Blogger Cheysuli and gemini said...

You are very brave to go exploring in the snow like that...

G.

 
At Saturday, December 08, 2007 10:15:00 PM, Blogger Rosie & Cheeto said...

wow jake, yer the bravust guy evur! Yoo kept yer lady up fur a half howr by skratching?!?!

And too also eskaped into the skary wite cold stuff. Yer a wild one!
-rosie

 
At Saturday, December 08, 2007 10:46:00 PM, Blogger Artsy Catsy said...

Okay Jake, what's your secret? I've been trying to go out in the snow for days, and my human is being very obstinate about not giving me my way!

Rocky

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 2:47:00 AM, Blogger Benjamin Fuzz said...

looks like you had fun out there!

ben

ps how's your mom doing? she's been through a lot recently. mom's thinking about her.

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 2:51:00 AM, Blogger Tara said...

Oh burrrrrrr, I'm not sure I would like that! It was cold here today, and when I went outside with Mom, I shivered, so she brought me back in and put my sweater on! And we don't even have any snow!
Tara

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 3:25:00 AM, Blogger Gattina said...

Your mom should understand ! when a cat has decided something it has to be done immediately ! My cat Lisa wakes me up almost every night at around 3.30 am not to go out but for food !! and if I don't get up immediately she would scratch the wardrobe, throw things on the floor and meauw until I am out of the bed ! I tried to close my ears, but it never worked !

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 9:13:00 AM, Blogger Boy said...

You went out to the snow! WOWWEEEE!!!

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 11:38:00 AM, Blogger Honey P. Sunshine said...

yor furry brave to go sploring in the snow in the middle of the nite. we was furry cold yesterday and it didn't efun snow

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 4:58:00 PM, Blogger Chairman Mao said...

Wowie kazowie, that sounds fun, 'splorin inna snow! We don't get much snow here anymore. Momma really likes it, though, and she wishes we got more!

Kittyhugs and purrs from MaoMao!

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 11:56:00 PM, Blogger DaisyMae Maus said...

It's 59 degrees here at nearly nine o'clock in the evening. It's not cold enough for snow here.

Be careful out in the cold, Jake!

Smooches!
DMM

 
At Sunday, December 09, 2007 11:56:00 PM, Blogger One-Eyed Jack said...

I dunno, Jake, I think Indy might be right! Stripes might make cats crazy!!! You LIKE walking in snow?!? But good job on getting your mom to let you out! And at night, for hours! My OTW never lets me out for hours and never ever at night, 'cause she says she'd never find me back! Oh, well, it's definitely too cold here and we've got more Evil White Stuff falling from the sky again.

~Jack

 
At Monday, December 10, 2007 2:04:00 AM, Blogger michicoļ¼ŠAdan said...

That is very brave of you~!! Jake~!!
I am so admiring you~!

 
At Monday, December 10, 2007 3:05:00 AM, Blogger Dragonheart said...

Wow! You are very brave to go outside in the snow!!! I like to watch it fall, but I wouldn't want to go out in it. Fortunately, we haven't had much snow in Munich yet this year. Just a little bit that has melted soon after touching down.

 
At Monday, December 10, 2007 7:09:00 AM, Blogger Parker said...

Brrrrrrr! I'll just stay in and look at it!

 

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