Aby-a-Day – May 4: Jacoby’s Fan Club

We spent a lovely weekend up in New Hampshire at the Seacoast Cat Club’s annual show. We saw a lot of old friends, met a lot of wonderful cats, and even made a final!

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But the best thing happened halfway through the show yesterday, when I heard, “Is that him? Is that Jacoby? It is! It is him!”

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I looked up from my book to see a couple who introduced themselves as Katie and Stan. They moved to Massachusetts recently from North Carolina, and they discovered this blog a while back and have been following Jake and Angel’s adventures ever since!

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It wasn’t the first time I’d run into someone who read my blog and then saw us in person, mind you. That’s happened once or twice, but most of the time it’s been more of an, “Oh, you know, there’s this blog about Abys…” “Yeah, that’s me” kind of encounter.

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I think this is the first time people have driven to another state just to meet Jake. Stan was thrilled to hold Jake, as you can clearly see.

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Katie said she didn’t need to hold him, too.

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So instead, he got a kiss. Maybe he didn’t end up with the most rosettes at the end of the show…but how many cats have their own fan club?

Aby-a-Day – June 26: Special delivery

I love bringing Jacoby with me when I go to the Post Office.

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He has fans there! Everyone wants to come see him and pet him.

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When I go during the week, everyone asks me where Jake is and how he’s doing. It’s kind of funny; he’s definitely more popular than I am!

Gun-Hee has fans!

This is an email I got from a friend who works for a company we work with:

I have to tell you, I have a network of cat lovers.

They are following Gun-hee’s journal and he has fans all the way to Tennessee! (Hope you don’t mind).

Also, they are checking out your store. So far, very interested in the Gun-hee TShirt on the T!
Who knew this little cat could warm so many hearts?

If you’re one of those members of Gun-Hee’s fanclub, welcome!