• Cat stories

    Runt Love

    A delightful guest post about a boy and his kitten. Who says men don’t love cats? I love the runts of the kitty litter. During childhood I discovered my affection for the tiny runts of the litter, at about 6 years old I chose a cat from a neighbours kittens and my father said, “That’s the runt, why not go for that one,” and he pointed to a bigger, more beautiful kitten. The little guy I wanted looked a bit lost and disgruntled, he wasn’t getting to suckle on the mother’s teat much and other kittens had been using him for a pillow occasionally. But to my young eyes, this little guy looked like he may…