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Posted 2 years ago

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Moonstonel…
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This is a picture of Casey and I when I was 19 years old! She was my very first Kitty that my Father rescued from a Mansion in Beverly Hills.
The story goes that she came from Show pedigree background and was meant to show. The lady did not take care of her. What my Dad found in the LA Times was free Maine Coon to good home! He went to see her and he found a scrawny long kitty with a lacerated tongue, mangy coat, eyes that could not open fully from infection! And basically emaciated and could not eat, lick and drink! So he brought her home knowing she would need emergency help! At that time I was riding horses and working at a top Veterinary Clinic and so I brought her in...she had to be on Prednisone and antibiotics....she was in bad shape!!! I spent about $4,000 on her care...
She was my first love and she was so smart and loving....I hope you like this story!!! Sorry for the bad pictures!!!

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  1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 2 years ago
    look at you 2 very beautiful!! xoxox
  2. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    SEAN68, thank you!!! I was soo young and innocent!! I miss her even today.....she was my rock!! She taught me so much about unconditional love! Thank you Big Bro!!! XOXOXOXO This was very hard to share....
  3. MattyG MattyG, 2 years ago
    How sweet, pretty kitty
  4. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    MattyG, :))))))
  5. SEAN68 SEAN68, 2 years ago
    Your very welcome little sister:) I understand where your coming from:)
  6. AmberRose AmberRose, 2 years ago
    Have you aged? Don't think so! Pretty pretty!
  7. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    SEAN68, :)) thank you!!!
  8. SEAN68 SEAN68, 2 years ago
    your very welcome Moonstonelover:)
  9. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    Amber, I looked funny with big bushy eyebrows and crooked smile :) Thank you !!!!
  10. MattyG MattyG, 2 years ago
    Stop it, you look fine
  11. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    Matty, thank you :))). That means a lot to me. I was told I was the ugly duckling ;)
  12. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    Brat, thanks for loving:)
  13. bratjdd bratjdd, 2 years ago
    You are welcome :)
  14. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    We had a Maine Coon named Hobbs who lived to be a good 16 or 17 years old. He was such a regal, sweet tempered cat, I miss him.
  15. mikelv85 mikelv85, 2 years ago
    Such a nice picture. We never see ourselves the way others do. He looks like my cat Benji. I think he's part, if not all Maine Coon. He's very old, over 20 but going strong !
  16. toracat toracat, 2 years ago
    Mewow! You are beautiful! Casey is cute!!
  17. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 2 years ago
    Beautiful picture...
  18. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 2 years ago
    And great story
  19. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    sarahoff, thank you for loving and I miss my Casey all the time...she was so loving and caring!! She would lay lengthwise on my chest and sleep...taking up half my body!
  20. valentino97 valentino97, 2 years ago
    You still look 19! Pets are amazing aren't they and impossible to forget. Casey looks like a lover.
  21. sarahoff sarahoff, 2 years ago
    Hobbs would tap us when he'd want some attention, and he could open doors! :) I would get another Maine coon in a heartbeat:)
  22. Zowie Zowie, 2 years ago
    Such a big heart & you truly haven't aged much at all no bull I don't tend to speak it as I don't like it. Have a great day
  23. toolate2 toolate2, 2 years ago
    Wow! Very pretty... Nice cat too!!
  24. Zowie Zowie, 2 years ago
    You got that Wright toolate2. sorry if you are starting to blush moonstonelover
  25. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    valentino97, thank you for saying that!!! XOXOXO I love animals...and we are all blessed to have had them in our lives!!!
  26. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    sarahoff, Casey would sit on my dinning room chair while I ate dinner. And if she saw something on my fork that was good enough for her....she would stop the fork from going into my mouth with her paw!!! So instead of thinking it was food going into my mouth it would be a furry paw!!!! XOXOXOXO
  27. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    DrFluffy, XOXOX for your love!!!
  28. lundy lundy, 2 years ago
    i love the story ,and the pitcure is beautiful xoxoxo
  29. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, I totally agree...there should be more people who are more proactive in Animal Cruelty situations....XOXOXO
  30. valentino97 valentino97, 2 years ago
    I love the story about Casey deciding what you should eat. Love you!
  31. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    toolate2, thank you for saying that!!! XOXOXOXO
  32. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    valentino97, you should have been there at the table! You would think I had 3 arms! She would watch every fork full and gage which one she wanted! She was my best friend!!!
  33. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    Manikin, thank you for loving!!!!
  34. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
    Your welcome such a beautiful lady and photo !**
  35. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    Manikin, coming from you!!! You have me blushing and grateful for your attention!!! You have exquisite taste and I appreciate your wonderful words ...you have made my day XOXOXOXOXOXO
  36. Moonstonelover.jr Moonstonelover.jr, 2 years ago
    Very BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!!:))))))))))))
  37. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    Moonie, thank you daughter...love you!
  38. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    WPJ, thanks for the loving!!! XO
  39. wpj wpj, 2 years ago
    Great photo of you and your cat. I am a cat lover too.
    I had four black cats that just kinda showed up to
    live at my house at different times. One has died and
    have three now and some other neighborhood cats that
    hang around for the chow! Glad to hear about you
    adopting needy cats!!!
  40. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    WPJ, I have had 4 cats. All rescues. And one from the barn where I had my horses at. Even my show horses were rescues from the slaughter. The girls and I are about to rescue another pet in a little while. Thank you for loving and understanding my longtime friend xoxoxo.
  41. aldo78 aldo78, 2 years ago
    very beautiful :)
  42. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    aldo, stop making me blush!!! XO
  43. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Lovely, and so is the cat!!
  44. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 2 years ago
    petey, :))) Thank you !!!!
  45. CindB CindB, 6 months ago
    Love the story!! :)
  46. Virginia.vintage Virginia.vintage, 6 months ago
    Adorable post, pure love!!!

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