Hello, I am Swizzle

We have an extra cat! This has been in the wings the past few days. While shopping around for an aquarium, we fell in love with Swizzle who was in a little cage at the pet store, waiting for adoption. She was just too cute and sweet not to react. We submitted the online application with Save Our Strays of Maine and were in touch via email and phone. We talked about us, our cats Seven & Wizard, etc. and they gave it the green light. We are approved to be the adoptive parents of Swizzle. So signed the paperwork and picked her up at the pet store today. Swizzle is such a sweetheart!

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Florida hunting trip

Our two felines Seven & Wizard joined us on our trip south. They behaved very well in the car. Wizard did excellent compared to his last road trip two years ago. Maybe they knew they were going on a Florida hunting vacation? Wizard like a true tiger, surveying the area: Seven moved so fast outdoors I had trouble snapping her photo. Every time I walked closer she thought I’d pick her up to go inside.

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You don’t even want to be a flying mouse

I had some fun testing the flash & focus system on the 20D. Come to Seven The fear in the mouse’s eyes says it all: “Uh Oh!” Oh Wizard, there always has to be an observer, right? Just in case stuff like this happens: One of the mice decided to fly behind the tree for cover. Who said throwing mice and keeping 2 hands on the camera was easy? ;-)

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