Munckin Monday 10-13-2014

Good Morning Monday.

I am doing a little catch up. Here are some pics of the Munchkin. She LOVES kitties.
We found two tiny kittens beside a dumpster. Eyes still closed meowing like crazy. She insisted we take them. I insisted we take a walk and see if the Mommy Kitty came back.

We went for a walk and they were still there when we came back. Both were cold, stinky and hungry. We took them home, gave them a bath and fed them with a medicine dropper.

FYI, Baby shampoo and dish detergent is a great flea bath! It rendered them flea less!

One one managed to live two days, but the other one was strong and I was able to give him meds from a vet. I named him Fork.

After three weeks, he also passed away. I was devastated. This was the first time, I had to explain death to the munchkin. She doesn’t really get it yet. And I never let her see them after they passed. She still asked a few times where “Sister” was. She called them both “Sister”.

I think at this age it is easier just to say, Kitty went away.

Munchkin is doing well, and I know we will have more kitties to save in the future. 🙂

At the moment, Munchkin and I are nursing colds. Who knew we would be struck down so soon after starting preschool. The sound of dueling nose blowing abounds. A few coughs thrown in for good measure.

On a positive note, I have had time for studying Serbian thanks to Preschool! Hooray!

Dobar Dan Y’all!

 

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3 thoughts on “Munckin Monday 10-13-2014

  1. well you done well its so sad that both the kittens died but al least you and Munchkin helped them
    during there sad little life’s I always say a prey for them after all they have a life force in them just like we humans have I guess you get idiots in all countries that just dump animals like there a piece of rubbish thanks’ for helping the kittens out
    regards peter mcgrath

  2. How horribly sad — I’m glad you were able to give the kitties at least a little love and comfort in their short lives. And it’s so hard to have to explain “death” to kids … you probably did the best thing in just saying “they went away”.

    Hugs to you both!!!

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