The contest is long over but I still have an immense backlog of readers’ cat photos, and they keep coming in. Here’s a nice one from reader “Pyers” that was headed “Less than 24 hours old”:
Belong to some friends … went round last night to wish them welcome to the world. Moms a persian; dad a mog…. (oops!)
They knew she was pregnant but not sure when the due date. They came down yesterday morning to find she had torn a book to shreds and had built a nest round the back of a freezer where the warm air is expelled. (Fascinating behaviour in a domesticated animal)
They had a closer look and saw the kittens …..