April 12, 2010 (redux)

To answer a few of the questions I’ve been lobbed via Twitter and email – it turned out that Amelie was suffering from hepatic lipidosis, complicated by an inoperable, fast-growing tumor at her gall bladder duct. There was nothing anyone could do for her, except what her owner did: Love her to bits and pieces, […]

April 12, 2010

Amelie 2002-2010 After more than a month of frankly heroic efforts, her owner (my friend Ellen) made the difficult decision to let her go. Amelie died this morning, surrounded by people who loved her. She was a sweet, beautiful cat who loved sunbeams, her big brother Java, heating pads, and pork roast. May she rest […]