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Cats...is this normal?

February 04, 2020 06:50PM
I should say up front that I'm not a cat person. We never had house cats... lots of outdoor cats, I still have an outdoor cat, but an indoor cat I've probably only had 2, maybe, in my entire life.

Recently we got 2 of them... I relented and allowed it mainly hoping they could help with mouse control... (fingers crossed). So I'm learning cats.

One of my Grandson's, Ashton, talked me into it. He fell in love with one of the two cats we got.... loves them both but one especially... now here is what I don't get, and didn't know...

That cat actually waits for him to get home... and celebrates when he gets home. Then follows him around the house, no matter where he goes... LIKE A DOG!!!!! Is that common, or even normal?

If he walks down the hall his cat is behind him. If he goes to bed the cat gets in bed with him. If Ashton isn't home and you're holding and petting his cat and then Ashton enters the house the cat will leap from your lap, clawing his way if need be, to rush to Ashton.

This is stunning to me.... but like I said, I'm not a cat person and I don't know cats very well at all. - JamesJM

  Cats...is this normal?

JamesJM104February 04, 2020 06:50PM

  Sounds to me like.....

roman1843February 05, 2020 05:47AM


waterfield44February 05, 2020 06:53AM

  my cat used to follow me around the neighborhood

ferragamo7937February 05, 2020 07:34AM

  Had an inside/outside cat.....

roman1849February 05, 2020 07:47AM

  Yup, I'm learning....

JamesJM44February 05, 2020 09:04AM

  You ain't lying...

sstrams43February 05, 2020 09:10AM

  Try this experiment.....

roman1842February 05, 2020 09:12AM

  LMAO... yes brilliant idea...

JamesJM37February 05, 2020 09:19AM


sstrams44February 05, 2020 09:36AM

  Yup, think I saw every episode of Cheers....

JamesJM47February 05, 2020 09:53AM

  Sweet.. Frasier..

sstrams60February 05, 2020 11:29AM

  I like Raymond...

JamesJM44February 05, 2020 12:35PM

  Whole series should be on netflix..

sstrams50February 05, 2020 01:25PM

  One whole episode deals with him being annoying...

JamesJM39February 05, 2020 01:41PM

  Hope...not on Netflix... it is on Amazing Prime

JamesJM44February 05, 2020 01:43PM

  Its not on Netflix?

sstrams43February 05, 2020 02:00PM

  Another sitcom I forgot..

sstrams51February 05, 2020 04:37PM

  I only include 2, I think, pre-1970...

JamesJM53February 05, 2020 05:25PM

  Heck I dunno about that Jimmy!

sstrams44February 06, 2020 06:13AM

  How's about the "Cone of Silence?"....

roman1844February 06, 2020 06:58AM

  Yeah, that show was awesome...

sstrams43February 06, 2020 08:08AM