2) Cats, and kittens. Oh my.
I got myself on the humane society waiting list to bring these two stray cats in, but they told me it may be February before it's my turn. One black and white cat, small/medium, started hanging around my yard sometime last year. I did due diligence trying to find out if it was a neighborhood cat without any results. It had been pretty skitterish but after I put myself on the HS waiting list I started feeding it so I'd be able to catch it when my turn came, and it has warmed up considerably. Spends probably 20 hours/day sleeping in a camping chair in my back yard. Terribly flea bitten, probably has earmites, but pretty chill and friendly. I am assuming it is either male or spayed (or both?) because in the last year and a half it hasn't been pregnant.
Cat #2 is almost identical to cat #1 except it's slightly smaller and definitely female and unspayed, because it is pregnant. I'm not a kitten expert but I'm guessing there are going to be baby cats sometime in the next 2-4 weeks, which means there will be kittens ready to be adopted in, you know, 10-12 weeks or so? This one is slightly less fleabitten for some reason but also probably has earmites. It only started showing up maybe 5-6 months ago. I want to say it's the daughter of cat #1 but maybe that's just because their markings are so similar I originally thought they were the same cat. This one also warmed up quickly to getting fed and is super friendly, loves to be held and petted.
All these felines are looking for good homes - good meaning, where they'll get fed and given clean water and medical attention so they're not fleabitten with earmites, and neutered so they're not having/making more kittens all the time.
I unfortunately don't have photos yet but will get those & post them ASAP. Or I could text/email them to you.
If you're interested in any of these, leave a message here, PM me, or get in touch with me through the CL ad info...
Hey also, is it legal to drive around with a for-sale sign in your vehicle window (or any other sign for that matter)? In NH where I grew up it is illegal. I see a lot of cars driving around with for-sale signs, which doesn't mean it isn't illegal, and I tried googling but didn't find much except a story of a man who robbed a drive-through in a stolen car with a for-sale sign in the window. Just wondered if anyone here knew.