Thankful Thursday: The Comforts of Home

Angel Jami’s Call to Action: Help Kittens Basil & Pepper

Brian's Home, adopt cats, we deserve it!

Hello friends! Yesterday was National Feral Cat Day and I’ve been thinking about that for a while now. Of course we are thankful we have the opportunity to help our ferals, but my sisters and I have something that they do not have. We have a home. I’m pretty sure our ferals consider our outside domain to be their home, but I’m talking about the part that is inside the house.

There are so many things the we are thankful for that make our house our home.  We have all the attention we want.  We have toys galore.  We have nice super soft blankets that constantly beg to be fluffed.  We are warm in the winter and cool in the summer.  There are warm and cozy cat beds scattered about along with cardboard scratchers and cat trees.  There is the big bed that our humans so willingly share with us if we’re in the mood to pile in.  We have a water fountain and multiple water bowls, and of course yummy food for breakfast and dinner.  We each have our brushes, although some of us like them more than others.  We’ve got lots of room to play Thundering Herds of Elephants whenever it’s time to romp n’ roll.  We’ve got great Bird-TV with occasional appearances by rabbits, ducks, geese, foxes, squirrels, frogs, turtles, dogs and our feral cat friends.  Most of all we have love and we give love, and that’s what makes our house a home.

So, today I’m thankful for all the all the comforts of home and I will be even more thankful when more homeless critters get to experience this joy. Remember, adopt cats, we deserve it!!!!!  More Forever Homes More Often!  Purrrrr! Zip!  Later!

Disclosure: My blog may contain assorted affiliate links from with I may derive a commission.
This entry was posted in adopt cats, Brian, thankful thursday and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

38 Responses to Thankful Thursday: The Comforts of Home

  1. The comforts of home are important to be thankful for! We’re lucky cats, having peeps who pamper us and write blogs about us. We should never take that for granted.

  2. Marg says:

    We truly believe that the feral cats are so glad to have their shelters that you have provided for them and also that good food. Otherwise, they wouldn’t have anything so they surely feel like they have a home too. Glad all of you have such a good home and we are all so thankful for all the same things. Have a great day.

  3. Madi and Mom says:

    Top of the Morning to you Brian and OH HOW GOOD IT IS TO SEE YOU ON TOP OF YOUR WORLD!!
    Hugs Madi your bfff

  4. Whisppy says:

    We are so grateful to have a place to call home. Thank you for doing all you do for your ferals, Brian. 🙂

  5. Coccolino says:

    Aww Brian, you must be all better. That was a nice post to remind us all to be thankful. Our kitties are glad to be off the crazy Roman streets (and now an ocean away) and our pig…well…we THINK he is grateful for his food and cuddles though pigs want, want, want more 🙂

  6. Catherine says:

    Being home is a beautiful thing indeed!
    xo Catherine

  7. Brian a loving home is a happy home. Have a tremendous thankful Thursday.
    Best wishes Molly

  8. easy rider says:

    To have a home is just wonderful. btw: I just noticed your wonderful paws Brian – they are pawsome!

  9. We are grateful to have you as our friend, little Brian
    Nice Thursday to all of you
    Lots of purrs from
    Pepi, Xixo, Juja and Jujuba

  10. Pat Hatt says:

    Comforts of home can’t be beat indeed. If only Pat never had to go to work lol

  11. I always kid on we are hard done by Brian but we are super happy and grateful that we have a fantastix home and staff that are trained to deal with our every whim. xxooxx

    Mollie and Alfie

  12. Thundering Herd of Elephants? I have NEVER played that game but I think I’m gonna have to try. Sounds like fun.

    Oh Peepers… I’m gonna need a few elephants…


  13. those are very good things to be thankful for.

  14. We know we are very lucky too and there are many cats who are sad as they don’t have furever homes. We wish we could do more but do try and support the causes closest to our hearts. Now we’ll teleport over and join in the fun of THoE.
    Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

  15. Ann Staub says:

    Yes, you kitties are very lucky to get to stay inside your nice warm house!

  16. Comforts of a loving forever home is a lot to be thankful for. We totally agree!

  17. da tabbies o trout towne says:

    dood…lookin good buddy !!! that trout ya eated last week did rite bye ewe !! thiz bee a awesum post N rings veree troo with all oh uz….thanx for sharin N thanx two yur mom N dad az well for helpin yur feral friendz at yur place…heerz ta a grate week oh end ~~~

  18. Here here, Brian! Those are great things to be thankful for, and to hope for!

  19. Yes, there are a lot of things to be thankful for, aren’t there! Why not join the Thankful Thursday blog hop over at CokieSmart Dog’s? All are welcome!

  20. Gin and Bailey says:

    Thank you for reminding us of all the things to be thankful for, including our special blogging buddies…you & your family are at the top of that list Brian…

  21. Sparkle says:

    There is so much to be thankful for! And I am also thankful for humans like yours, who look out for the neighborhood kitties who have no inside homes.

  22. Thoes are great things to be thankful for Brain!!! You guys are lucky kitties! 🙂

  23. Yes must to be thankful for indeed. I know the ferals that you look after are very thankful for all you do. Hugs GJ x

  24. Kitties Blue says:

    All of us kitties who are lucky enough to live in warm, comfortable, happy and loving homes are so fortunate, and we should be grateful each day. Brian, the photo of you is catabulous. You look both content and thankful. Purrs and hugs, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo

  25. It is so sad when we think of all the pets who do not have a good home.
    Everyone deserves to be loved and taken care of.
    We are very lucky that we have a family, aren’t we Brian.
    Dip Bridge and Elliot x

  26. Amen to that Brian !
    Me too is very thankful for all those things !

  27. It’s so wonderful to see you at home. Wouldn’t it be wonderful for all kitties to have a home?

  28. There’s no place like home! So impressed with how Thankful you are Brian! You are one Cool Cat! So glad you have a nice forever home and family! You do have a lot to be Thankful For…..

  29. Sue Brandes says:

    What a wonderful post. My wish is for all the kitties to have a loving home.

  30. OH Brian I am soooooooooooo with you! I am thankful for my comforts of home too! Love, Cody

  31. Angel Abby says:

    All of us, except Angel Abby knew what it was like to be discarded and abandoned outside, so we too feel gratitude at all the comforts of home. We wish all anipals had true forever homes.

  32. Cathy Keisha says:

    You are so right and so wise, Brian. It’s nice to see how much better you look. TW saw two little ferals in the park today. She almost got them to come to her but then they noticed she didn’t have food.

  33. Amen! to that. My home is just like yours (although there’s only one of me) and we give Squatty the Stray 2 meals and a blanket. Spay, Neuter, and Adopt kitties, they deserve it.

  34. emma says:

    My cats came from a shelter, so they know how lucky they are to have a wonderful home with everything they need. My sisters and I never had to suffer, so sometimes Mom tells us that we are spoiled and can’t appreciate it. She is glad we never had a “bad life”, but we could appreciate what we do have a bit more in her opinion.

  35. GreatGranny says:

    You furbabies are truely blessed.

  36. speedyrabbit says:

    home is where the Heart is and there is nothing better than that,xx Speedy

  37. GizmoGeodog says:

    You’re right about how good you have it compared to the ferals…we had some here living under the house for a while and though I provided them food I always felt so bad that they didn’t have a nice comfy home to curl up in…And the same for pups…Gizmo definitely is living the good life and I always think of the pups that didn’t make it out of the shelter and those that are there now…I do remind him to be thankful for all he has

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

WordPress Anti-Spam by WP-SpamShield