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ADVICE PLEASE ON HOW TO TYPE

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Maria

Maria Report 1 Aug 2008 22:36

Maria ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ back

to the very lovely Caz

xx

Cumbrian Caz~**~

Cumbrian Caz~**~ Report 1 Aug 2008 18:37

~~~~~~~~~ to the lovely Maria,


Caz xxxxx

Maria

Maria Report 1 Aug 2008 15:20

Thankyou for all your suggestions, I will try them all at least once!

Susan - I will try to teach him, he seems quite keen to learn, lol.

Jean - Oscar has been leaping from the floor onto my back, and I've a few scratches to prove it. I rather hoped it was a kitten thing and wouldn't last too long. Oh well.

Deanna, I can just see hin tucked up in a little dollies bed, I think he'd quite like that.

And Buggs, I'm sure all these ideas can work just as well for the bunny in your life ;o)

Maria xx

Deanna

Deanna Report 1 Aug 2008 13:51

What you need is a dollies bed to place over the keyboard!!
Problem solved... cat sleeps and you type.;-0)
Deanna X

Jean

Jean Report 1 Aug 2008 13:47

my cat jessica, is a fat black cat, she still likes to jump up from the ground onto my back and sit across my shoulders, I wouldnt mind, but at 11yrs old surely she shouldnt still be doing this, quite painful at times when her claws dig in. I think it must be dinner time, one of the other cats has just jumped onto keyboard to get me to go and feed them, lol.

jean

Susan719813

Susan719813 Report 1 Aug 2008 13:44

Hi Maria,

The answer to your question is quite simple.

Teach the kitten to type, then dictate all your notes.



Susan
x

Jill 2011 (aka Warrior Princess of Cilla!)

Jill 2011 (aka Warrior Princess of Cilla!) Report 31 Jul 2008 22:38

LOL Amanda! Poor dad!

Amanda2003

Amanda2003 Report 31 Jul 2008 22:30

Jill..........we used to have a black cat that enjoyed being draped round the neck .........you could wander about happily indoors for ages like it.

My Dad got the bright idea to go to the corner shop with Sooty draped one day.........big mistake....lol.....cat freaked out big time and poor Dad came home distressed and scratched to ribbons............lol

Maria

Maria Report 31 Jul 2008 22:27

Thanks.

The 4 was added by Oscar. He's certainly starting how he means to go on - ie he's in charge, likes to be warm & comfortable.

So when I'm trying to compose some witty or helpful reply to an email, he's pressing enter 50 times or switching the power off.

Whereas at ten to five in the morning his preferred location is wrapped under my chin & round my neck like some mad surgical aid.

But he's so cute and purrrrrry I haven't the heart to be cross ;o)

Maria xx

Jill 2011 (aka Warrior Princess of Cilla!)

Jill 2011 (aka Warrior Princess of Cilla!) Report 31 Jul 2008 22:25

Pick her up very carefully and drape her round your neck. She;ll get used to sleeping there and you can type. Be a bit warm at the moment but just think, come winter and a slightly bigger cat, and you'll save a fortune on the heating bills!

Seriously, we had a cat once that used to travel to the vets loose in the car and draped himself about husband's neck when he drove so I'm sure they're happy there.

Jill

Amanda2003

Amanda2003 Report 31 Jul 2008 22:21

Carefully................lol

I've got a cat curled up on my lap and she doesnt like when I move.........lol

Maria

Maria Report 31 Jul 2008 22:17

with a sleepy kitten sprawled across your keyboard.4

Maria xxx