Happy Birthday, Percy!

Today Percival Gray is two years old.  We do not really know when he was born, but it was around this time and we chose April 2 for his official birthdate.  It seemed like a lucky kind of date.

When he came to us, he was a very small, undernourished guy who had been surviving on the streets of Spanish Town.  He was nearly five months old, but he was the size of a three-month-old.  Here he is on his third day with us.

Percy, August 2008

Percy, August 27, 2008

We are so happy he moved in.  He has been a wonderful little roommate.

Percy, April 2009

Percy, April 16, 2009

He has grown into his ears and he looks a bit more well-fed.  Right now he is celebrating with a nap.

Percy, April 2010

Percy, April 2, 2010

Happy Birthday, Percy!


  1. N says:

    Happy Birthday, Percival!

  2. Percy is a wonderful cat. I am pleased to know him.

  3. Muti says:

    I like your blog

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