Aby-a-Day – May 11: “Lazy” (Saturday Photo Hunt)

This week’s Photo Hunt subject is “Lazy.”


“Oh no, you’re not going to put me up as an example of laziness, are you?”


“Because I’m not you’re typical lazy cat, no siree.”


“Don’t let the pillow and the comfy mat fool you.”

From the mailbag: A Grand show brag!

Cynthia Cash wanted to share a little show brag about her lovely ruddy boy, GC, RW Absolute Zatarain, who just last weekend became a Grand Champion at the Rebel Rousers CFA show in Lawrenceville, GA. Cynthia writes:

“RW Absolute Zatarain became a Grand Champion this past weekend! For his RW, he was #14 kitten, as well as #1 Aby kitten in the Region and #7 Aby Kitten world-wide in CFA. Not only is he on fire’ with color, he loves to stand on the judge’s chest and give nose kisses…yes, nose kisses get you anywhere 🙂 Must be an Aussie thing as he is part Australian.

This is Zatarain, known as Zattie, as a kitten in Doug Meyers’ ring at the World Show last fall. Cynthia adds, “I just adore this boy. Kim Everett and Joan Miller selected him to be the Breed Exhibit Aby for their presentation at the World Show this past Fall. He played the part well. His type might be on the moderate side, but no one can touch his coat, color, and ticking. That all comes from the Australian influence. Plus, he has the single most laid-back, lovey personality of almost any Aby I’ve ever had and I’ve had them, as I mentioned, since 1979. Super boy! BTW, Doug finaled him 3rd Best Kitten out of a field of 99! Go little Zattie!!!

Congratulations to Cynthia and Zatairan! If you’ve got an Aby show brag you’d like to share, please, feel free to send it to me.