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Domestic Shorthair from <a href='http://www.catchannel.com/local/NJ/Ocean City/club-members.aspx' title='Ocean City, NJ'>Ocean City, NJ</a>

Tara

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Hi! My name is Tara

I am Domestic Shorthair from Ocean City, NJ

Nicknames: Tara-Dara, Dara, Scoop, and Bundle

Age: 8 years old

Gender: M

Coat: short haired

Education: We're always proud of him. He has some visual/motor coordination problems, but he learned to compensate for them is a very happy, healthy cat. He's also come along way in overcoming what we think must be abandonment issues. When he first joined our family, he mewled loudly and repeatedly whenever either of us walked into a different room from him.He did the same thing when either of us left the house. He is still a little leary of being left "alone", but overall he seems to understand that we won't leave/abandon him. Now he doesn't mewl when we leave the room, though often he'll get up and follow us.

My favorite tricks and treats are: He plays fetch, he comes when we make clicking noises with our tongues, and he sleeps under the top blanket of our bed at night. Normally we hold the blanket up for him, but if he's not ready to sleep when we are, he'll pull the blanket back with his paws until he can scoot under it. and Any flavor of normal treats. He also loves vegetables.

Where I hang out: Under blankets, or throws. Patches of sunshine, and the window ledge closest to the bird feeder.

My favorite grubs: Any flavor of wet food.

My pet peeves: Being left alone, his sister not wanting to play when he does, rain, and sudden loud noises.

What I love about my owners: They give me lots of treats, hugs, kisses, and toys, and they play with me often.

My cat hobbies: EAT! He also loves to play.

Pet motto: "Cats should eat and play 24/7"

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How We Met

Our friend saw him walking next to a highway. It wasn't near anything but more highway and pine barrens, and because of that coupled with the fact that he seems to be afraid of being alone, we think he was abandoned there. Our friend couldn't take him because he already had three large dogs and one of them didn't like cats or small dogs. We already had another cat and thought it would be good for the two of them to be company for each other. So we adopted him. We fell in love immediately.

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I've had 202 friends visit me.

I'm the 33,992nd member on CatChannel.com.

11 friends have voted for me since I joined Club Cat!

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10/14/2009 08:09.18 AM
Hello!
Hi! you are a very sweet looking kitty! Hope you have a great summer, i'm leaving a vote.

Come visit me, Pepper, Hobbit, Persephone and Cookie-puss

Come visit me, Hobbit, Ollie, Sunny, Cookie-puss & Persephone.

07/07/2009 11:42.32 AM Report This Comment
What a GREAT face!!!
My name is Sniffles and I just wanted to stop by and welcome you to the Cat Channel. I hope that you like it here as much as I do. I am leaving you a vote in hopes that we can be furriends. Take care and I hope that you will come by and visit me sometime soon. ~ ★Sniffles★

Come visit me, *~*Sniffles*~*.

07/05/2009 11:51.38 PM Report This Comment
hello
Very cute cat! left you a vote :-D

Come visit me, Kirby, Tasha R.I.P My Angel <3 & Baiya.

07/05/2009 09:24.25 PM Report This Comment
A Vote from CA
Hey, Tara! You're a cutie! Who could ever have abandoned you? We're all rescue kitties, too. Augusta was abandoned at the park across the street when she was just about 4 months old. She was so cold and scared - Mom doesn't think she'd ever been outside before. So, we're with ya, buddy! Aren't we lucky to have found a good family to take care of us and other furry friends for company? Here's a vote for you.

Come visit me, Sissy, Casper, Punkinhead, Tsu-Dee & Lady Augusta.

07/04/2009 10:10.35 AM Report This Comment
From Katu and Mitzy
Hello Tara. We just visited Pyewacket's site and wanted to leave a vote for you as well. Welcome to the cat channel. We are so glad you found a forever home. We left a vote for you and hope we can be friends. Happy fourth of July.
Katu and Mitzy

Come visit me, Katu Dedicated to all Shelter Kitties, Mugwump, Praying for sick kitties & Mitzy, Prayers for Lost Kitties.

07/04/2009 06:41.16 AM Report This Comment

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