Monster Truck Monday’s – #1

Monday’s are rough, but Monster Truck had a great day as always. He went through his regular routine of waking up, going downstairs to eat, then coming back upstairs to wait for me to finish showering, outside the door. Monster Truck LOVES drinking the milk from the cereal bowl. He waits on the table for me to finish eating, then takes a few licks of whatever milk is left. One thing to know about him is that he always prefers whole milk or even 2% over skim milk. He’s a particular cat with expensive tastes.

Monster Truck also sat at the dinner table with us tonight. He doesn’t do that as often because he’s usually outside at the time we have dinner, but tonight was an exception. He sure loved the grilled chicken!

Oh yeah, and Monster Truck brought home a nice dead squirrel for me the other day. Thanks MT!

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Monster Truck’s Gathering

A few weeks ago, Monster Truck wasn’t feeling very well, so both Corona and Max came up to check up on him while he was eating. He usually has his dinner on the counter but he was unable to jump up so I had to put it on the floor for him. Corona & Max wouldn’t leave him until he was all done eating, and then, like a family leaving a restaurant, they all left together.

Max and Monster Truck did not get along at all when they first met a couple years back, but now they’re good friends. Max now knows that Monster Truck is the boss of the house and he has certainly learned not to mess with him. Max even looks out for his cat friend now!

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Rain, Rain, Go Away

Another gloomy day full of rain. Rain means Monster Truck can’t spend as much outside, and staying inside and laying on the floor all day isn’t one of his favorite hobby’s, although it is a hobby of his.

On the bright side, tomorrow is Friday!

As you can tell by this picture, Monster Truck has had a long week and is more than ready for the weekend. I think we can all relate.

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Rainy Days

The days where Corona and Monster Truck spend 90% of their day on the couch. Sometimes Monster Truck will venture out into the rain, but most of the times he’ll stay instead with Corona.

Corona absolutely DREADS going for a walk at any point of the day when it’s raining. Even when it’s cold and/or snowing she hates it. She used to love playing in the snow when she was younger, but I guess in her old age she’d rather relax near the fireplace.

 

As you can see by this picture, Corona really doesn’t want to go outside.

Monster Truck on the other hand looks pretty excited for the rain!

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Kitty In The Dog Crate

Every now and then, for whatever reason, Monster Truck will go in Corona’s crate and spend some time in there. He doesn’t even leave any room for Corona! He used to do it when he was sick, but now I think he just genuinely enjoys it. She has plenty of other beds and places to rest, so she doesn’t mind him spending some time in there.

Just the other day, Monster Truck decided to take his nap into Corona’s crate.

Corona was patiently waiting for him to leave.

Corona was waiting for a long time.

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Walk Time

One thing that needs to be known about Monster Truck, is that he loves to go for walks with Corona. Every time I take Corona for a walk he follows us around everywhere. Every now and then he’ll run ahead of us just to hide behind a tree to try and scare Corona. Corona is unfazed.

 

Here’s a picture of Monster Truck trying out this leash contraption that the humans use to walk Corona.

Long story short,

Monster Truck was unsuccessful.

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