codger & jinxy
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The Kritters of the Whisker Kisses Koalition

 

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pudders

Pudders

In Memoriam

Female, Main Coon. 18 yrs, 10 mo.

One of our first rescues. Loved to bite to show affection. Smartest Cat Ever. Got her name because you can Put Her Here or Put Her There. Had years of Kidney Disease & Hyperthyroidism but never lost her kitten within. Lost due to Old Age.

 

 

Elly

Elly

In Memoriam

Female, Black. 13 yrs. One of our first rescues. Best buddy of Pudders. Pudders would protect and watch over Elly. They loved to play hard. We lost her to a vaccine related sarcoma.

 

kody

Kody

In Memoriam

Male, Gray Domestic Short Hair. 15 yrs. He and his brothers were rescued in the nick of time by someone trying to run them over in an alley. Lost due to Kidney Disease.

 

Taz

Taz

Kody's brother. Male, Gray & White. Like Kody rescued in the nick of time from someone trying to run him over in an alley. Semi-Feral

 

 

 

felix

Felix

In Memoriam

Male, Black & White. 20 yrs. Owner did not care for, malnurished and had large abscess. Leader of the pack. Would paw you non-stop when he wants attention. Lost due to Old Age.

 

 

 

 

 

Zeke

Zeke

In Memoriam

Male, Orange & White. 12 yrs. Nickname Gilamonster cause he liked to nip at your heels as a kitten. He & his sister were rescued from abusive teens. Lost due to Lymphoma.

 

 

 

summaris

Summarris

Female, Siamese Mix. Sister of Zeke. Named after the streets where she was rescued, Summer & Harris. She was kicked hard in the head by an abusive teen and sustained some brain damage.

 

 

 

 

chance

Chance

In Memoriam

Female, Torti. 15+ Yrs. Rescued after beind tossed from a moving car while pregnant. Required surgery to repair shoulders. Needs daily meds to control seizures. Lost due to Cancer & Old Age.

 

 

pudge

Pudge

Daughter of Chance. Female, Torti. Loves her private time. Very talkative. Our Harlequin Faced Kitty who is an extremely picky eater.

 

sigmond

Sigmond

Son of Chance. Male, Orange Tabby. Fluxuating anxiety issues. Needs occasional behavioral medications. Very intelligent. Too smart for his own good. Son of Chance.

 

 

omg

OMG

In Memoriam

Son of Chance. Male, Orange Tabby. Gave Whisker Kisses its name. He is very sweet and always giving Whisker Kisses. He is very agile and practically flies when he jumps. Lost to FIP.

charity

Charity

In Memoriam

Female, Siamese. 10 yrs. A humane officer had her in a noose to euthanize her as feral. She was in the process of giving birth to her kittens when our co-founder happended by and rescued them despite the threat of being arrested. Lost due to Cancer

 

mugwai

Mugwai

Son of Charity. Male, Siamese. Developed a patellar luxation needing surgery. Rare in cats. Vet thinks due to trauma at birth by humane officer. He has a slight limp.

 

 

 

kimchee

Kim Chee

Daughter of Charity. Female, Siamese. She has extra tail vertebrae which allows her tail to curl like a prehensile tailed monkey.

 

 

Charlie

Charlie

In Memoriam

Male, Black & White, 2 yrs. Charlie was dropped over a fence in a paper bag as a kitten. Very frightened. He had a damaged back end because of it and wobbled when he walked resembling Charlie Chaplin, thus his name. He took a while for him to come around but just as he was getting comfortable he suffered an embolism propably from his injury and we lost him.

 

casper

Casper

In Memoriam

Female, Black. 10 yrs. She was found in a pallet with a newborn kitten. Feral. She has mellowed nicely, plays and will sit next to you. May even let you touch her nose, but that's it. Lost due to Mouth Cancer.

 

 

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Widget

Female, Calico. She is the daughter of Casper. Was the cutest kitten. She is loving but shy. Fiesty little thing.

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little foot

Little Foot

Female, Black. She was dumped on our doorstep as a kitten. Poor thing. She is now fat and happy. Very sweet and must not only be in your lap but in your face.

 

oli

Oli

Male, Black & White. He and his brother (Froto) were rescued as kittens. Owners couldn't keep. Very sweet. However, he and our Orange kitties don't get along. Must be race related ;-).

 

 

Froto

Froto

Found A Loving Home

Male, Black. He and his brother (Oli) were rescued as kittens. Owners couldn't keep. Very sweet. However, Oli and Froto didn't get along as they got older. Talk about sibling rivalry. We found Froto a loving home and he is doing great.

 

happy

Happy

Male, Black. He was a happy go lucky alley cat who was friends with every home. He got into a scuffle with a raccoon and severely injured his left eye. Despite numerous effort, it couldn't be saved. But Happy is happy as ever and love being indoors.

 

Pickles

Pickles

In Memoriam

Female, Torti, 6 yrs. Was abandoned while pregnant. She gave birth to 4 kittens. Codger, Sumo, Jinxy & Tamarin. She was very thin and her coat like wire. With love and proper nutrition, she filled out and was soft and silky. The whole family is big. Pickles being dwarfed by her kids.

Lost due to Heart Disease.

 

codger

Codger

Male, Gray/White. Son of Pickles. Sweetest cat ever. Loves everyone and everything. We call him our little Walrus. Had umbilical hernia as well as a history of FUS, Feline Urological Syndrome, a conditon of developing crystals in the urine. He loves to talk.

 


sumo

Sumo

Male, Siamese. Son of Pickles. Never developed his adult left lower canine. Fractured his right femoral head when jumping. Has a deterioriating bone abnormality. Needed surgery to remove femoral head. All recovered and walks normal. Sumo fits his name.

 

jinxy

Jinxy

Son of Pickles, Male, Orange. Doesn't know if he's long hair or short hair - varies with the season. Has re-curring upper respiratory issues & Auto-Immune Disease. He's our Mighty Little Lion.

 

 

 

tammarin

Tamarin

Daugher of Pickles, Female, Torti. Almost a clone of her mother, Tamarrin the only girl of this family. She got her name because she jumped and climbed like a monkey. Now as a big girl she loves to lay next to you and is very vocal.

 

 

 

Memow

Memow

In Memoriam

Female, Gray, 17 yrs. Memow lived a hard life outside. We rescued her after a bad storm. She has bad feet with multiple nails growing between her toes and walks stiff legged probably due to arthritis. She resembles Oscar the Grouch of Sesame Street. But was very sweet and loved to lay next to you or on your chest. Lost due to Rectal Cancer & Old Age

 

bagheera

Bagheera

In Memoriam

Male, Black. 1 1/2 yrs. Rescued in alley at about 6 weeks old. Someone was trying to run him over. He is a little guy. Only about 5 pounds. Never really grew, but had an appetite for a kitty 10 tmes his size. Followed you around like a puppy.

Lost due to FIP.

 

 

 

Unagi

Unagi

Male, Siamese. Brother of Inari. Rescued from the Ruth Lake Fire. Found in burning mattress as newborns by fireman. Mother could not be found. Bottle raised. Very sweet. Loves to jump on your back and ride on your shoulders. Sucks his tail.

 

inari

Inari

Female, Siamese. Sister of Unari. Rescued from the Ruth Lake Fire. Bottle raised. Very sweet. Lovers to climb up your legs. Has no control over her tail. Destroys papertowels. Has to be at the highest point in any room.

 

 

Mazikeen

Mazikeen

Female, Stripped Tabby. She was attacked by her first owner's Pitbull and suffered an injured leg. Her second owner tried to resuce her but again was bullied by her two dogs. Because of her leg, no resuce would take her and her owner was about to have her euthanized. Luckily we heard and she now has a life home with Whisker Kisses.

 

 

Lucifer

Lucifer

Male, Black. Rescued with his brother Tobiko, only a few weeks old, left alone in a shopping cart the day after Christmas 2017. He has grown to fit his name. A little terror to some of the other cats, yet you just can't help but love him and his tiny little meow.

 

 

Tobiko

Tobiko

In Memoriam

Male, Orange. 6 mos. Rescued with his brother Lucifer, only a few weeks old, left alone in a shopping cart the day after Christmas 2017. At 6 months old suddenly developed an acute peritonitis, maybe related to FIP, and despite all efforts could not save our little Dust Mop, as he had the fluffiest tail.

 

O'Malley

O'Malley

In Memoriam

Male, Orange, 8 mos. Born to a Feral Mom along with his 2 sisters, Hera & Gaia, we trapped them at about 2 months of age. O'Malley was sweetest kitty ever. He would climb on your shoulders and wrap his paws around your neck and give hugs. He survived an early illness at age 4 months as was doing great, then at 8 months, fell ill again, but with FIP. Devasted does not even describe our feelings. Named after O'Malley the Alley Cat of the Disney Film "Aristocats." We will never forget our Krinkle Nose.

 

 

 

Hera

Hera

Female, Black. Sister to O'malley and Gaia. Very shy at first when caught but has become very sweet, rolling over and wanting her belly rubbed. Named after the Greek Goddess.

 

 

 

 

Gaia

Gaia

In Memoriam

Female, Torti. Sister to O'Malley and Hera. The most skittish of the three. Climbed the walls at first but has settled down nicely. While she still is skittish when you are walking around, if you sit or lay down, she is right next to you purring and wanting loving. Named after the Greek Goddess. Lost to FIP.

 

 

Cleo

Cleo

Female, Torti. Born to a Feral Cat, we trapped Cleo and found her to be nursing. We had her spayed and re-released her to care for her kittens. We kept setting out the trap and caught all 4 of her kittens and re-caught Cleo. Surprising for kitties born wild, all are extremely sweet. Named after Cleopatra.

 

 

Wile E

Wile E

Male, Gray. After we caught Cleo and the Kittens, a Gray Male started appearing. We trapped him and became obvious he was the Dad. We think he was a dump as he is the sweetest cat. Maybe why all the kittens are were so sweet right from the start. Named after Wile E Coyote.

 

 

 

 

 

Bugs

Bugs

Male, Gray/White. Bugs is one of 4 kittens born to Cleo & Wile E. The biggest of the 4, named after Bugs Bunny, he is so sweet and rolls over just to get his tummy scratched.

 

Esmerelda

Esmerelda

Female, Gray. Esmerelda is the only girl of the 4 born to Cleo & Wile E. Named after the Warner Bros. Witch. She unlike her brother Elmer, does not jump but rather climbs up on whatever she wants to be on. But she is smarter than all her brothers.

 

 

Elmer

Elmer

Male, Black. The twins born to Cleo & Wile E. Elmer & Fudd are identical and can only be told apart by looking straight at them. Fudd's face is slightly rounder, other than that only behavior tells them apart. He is our Jumping Bean. Takes the Mightiest Leaps. Obviously named after Elmer Fudd.

 

 

 

 

Fudd

Fudd

Male, Black. The twins born to Cleo & Wile E. Elmer & Fudd are identical and can only be told apart by looking straight at them. Fudd's face is slightly rounder, other than that only behavior tells them apart. Obviously named after Elmer Fudd.

 

Maki

Maki

Female, Calico, LongHair. Her nick name is Thing 1, from Dr. Seuss. She and her sister were born on our property and trapped at 4 weeks of age. We also caught Dad but unable to trap Mom. Took some time but she is very sweet. Loves her kitty treats.

 

 

 

 

Nigiri

Nigiri

Female, Calico, ShortHair. Her nick name is Thing 2, from Dr. Seuss. She and her sister were born on our property and trapped at 4 weeks of age. We also caught Dad but unable to trap Mom. She took even longer but she is very sweet. Loves her kitty treats and her tummy rubbed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Max

Max

In Memoriam

Sable Ferret. Max was rescued on a movie set when the makeup artist took them from a friend afraid he and his siblings Chief and 99 would be confiscated by DFG. Named after the characters from Get Smart. Max lived a very long life for a ferret topping 9 years old.

 

 

Heffalump & Woozel

Woozel & Heffalump

In Memoriam

Rescued through the Ferret Underground as Ferrets remain illegal in the state of California. These funny little guys lived happy full lives, which sadly for ferrets just isn't long enough.

 

 

 

 

colonel

Colonel

Military Macaw, Male. Rescued from a shelter in Los Angeles. He was just dumped. He was going to be euthanized because they didn't adopt out or resuce birds. He has one foot from an apparent injury or abuse. We have had him now over 20 years, now probably in his 30's. He is ornery and way too smart. Was going to be named General, but he bit me soon after rescue, so he was demoted.

 

 

higgins

Higgins

Yellow Nape Amazo, Female. She belonged to a colleague who owned many many birds. When he passed, everyone took one of his birds. One of our first exotic rescues. She is now in her 50's. Has an incredible vocabulary which includes singing 'I Left My Heart In San Francisco.

 

 

Sydney

Sydney

In Memoriam

Mollucan Cockatoo, Male, 40 Years.

Belonged to Animal Training Company but was too shy. Very sweet bird. However she also suffered from night terrors which eventually took her from us.

 

 

Queenie

Queenie

In Memoriam

California King Snake, Female, 30 years. Rescued from a Reptile faciltiy going out of business. Starred in TV's Home Improvement and Commercials for many years. Was used in Educational Shows. She was approximately 4 feet long. Lost due to Old Age.

dynasty

Dynasty

In Memoriam

Male, Reticulated Python. 35 yrs. Rescued from a Reptile faciltiy going out of business. Starred in TV and Commercials for many years. Was used in Educational Shows. He was approximately 11 feet long. Lost due to Old Age.

 

 

 

zeppo

Zeppo

In Memoriam

Male, Burmese Python. 33 yrs. Rescued from a zoo who had too many snakes. Starred in TV and Commercials for many years. Was used in Educational Shows. He was approximately 8 feet long. Lost due to Old Age.

 

 

 

 

Dallas

Dallas

In Memoriam

Male, Reticulated Python. 20 yrs.

Rescued from a Reptile faciltiy going out of business. Starred in TV and Commercials for many years. Was used in Educational Shows. He was approximately 12 feet long. Lost due to Cancer.