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Callie

American Shorthair

Overall satisfaction

5/5

Acquired: Other (stray, given cat by friend etc.)

Gender: Female

Appearance

3/5

Intelligence

3/5

Friendly with owners

4/5

Good with dogs

1/5

ActivityLevel

1/5

Appropriate vocalization

4/5

Playfulness

2/5

Healthiness

4/5

Easy to groom

5/5

Need for attention

4/5

Sweetest, most gentle cat.

By

North Carolina, United States

Posted Jun 21, 2015

Callie was my very first pet - she was given to me as a kitten when I was 7 years old and she's still alive and well 18 years later. She is very sweet and loving.

The Good: Callie is as cute as a button and the sweetest cat I've ever met! She isn't trusting of new people, but once she learns to like people she's always searching for a lap to sit on. She is very snuggly and goes completely limp when held by someone she likes.

The Bad: She has always been picky about food, but that's a very common cat thing in general. Callie has also begun having intermittent seizures for about a year now. At 18 years old, we expected her health to go downhill, but we weren't exactly expecting this to happen. It's been a costly vet expenditure. Besides when this happens (maybe once a month) she seems happy and healthy.

We love Callie very much and hope that she's around for many more happy years to come!

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