Dog And Cat Birthdays. Living With Seniors.

I pay more attention to the birthdays of my dogs and cats than I do to my own birthdays.  Most of the time.  Especially when they get up into their senior years. I don't have birthday parties for any of them.  Not like "people birthday parties."  And,  I think that's okay with them.  Birthdays aren't that important a frame of reference in their lives. Almost all of my cats live well into their late teens.  We are talking 18, 19 and in a few cases, 20 years.  At the moment,  the senior cat … [Read more...]