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#685386 - 15th Apr 2012 7:34pm My stray cat Murphy.
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I have a ginger male called Murphy. He is around 15 to 16 years old. He was a stray cat on the street I live on when years ago he kept coming back after his owner moved down the road. They gave up coming back for him years ago. Basically I moved in the street 2 years ago as a house share with a woman who owns the house and has her own 2 cats.

After much pestering she finally let me keep him in the house and it has been happy days for 2 years even though he doesn't get on with her male cat. Well anyway, she has got a new fella and he lives down south and she is going to move down there. She said I could stay in the house and pay her mortgage and look after her 2 cats as well as Murphy because her boyfriend doesn't like cats, but I can't afford it so I am looking for another house share and will be moving out when she has found a job down south. Her mum and dad are having her 2 cats but Murphy is my responsibility, so they won't have him too. She has said it is best if he is put down. Unfortunately that seems the only option as I can't afford my own place at this moment in time so I will be house sharing again and it's not going to work out moving an old cat away from his home even if I could take him. I don't want to take him to the vets to be put down, he has never been in a car, so wanted them to come and do it at home wh e n the time comes and I have to move. Does anyone know what home euthanasia costs?


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#685388 - 15th Apr 2012 7:38pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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Poor cat :-(

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#685389 - 15th Apr 2012 7:42pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: lollypop82]
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I agree, but what can I do? She reckons she can give me a minimum of 6 weeks notice and it could be at least July before that happens. I am hoping in a way he dies naturally before then, I don't like the thought of euthanasia but I can't just leave him here. He is too old to live on the street now.

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#685390 - 15th Apr 2012 7:44pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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I was thinking of even trying to pay her mortgage and stay here were I live now, but he might die within a month, then am stuck paying someone elses mortgage til the notice period is up.

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#685394 - 15th Apr 2012 7:56pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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kieran if this lady moves out .you carnt pay her mortgage its classed as fraud ..if it went tits up you wouldnt have a leg to stand on ..and the poor cat i hope it gets a good buppa home

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#685396 - 15th Apr 2012 8:01pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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If you tell the mortgage lender you intend to rent then that is enough, they came a few weeks ago. I would love to take him with me, but finding a house share in Bromborough willing to have a cat there will be difficult.

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#685402 - 15th Apr 2012 8:20pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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A picture of Murphy not long after I moved in 2 years ago.


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Description: This was taken 2 years ago, I hadn't been living there long and already he claimed my laptop bag lol



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#685403 - 15th Apr 2012 8:21pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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Another from 2 years ago, drinking in the bath


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#685405 - 15th Apr 2012 8:22pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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These were taken around 1 year ago I think.


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#685407 - 15th Apr 2012 8:23pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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I taken this at 2am on 7th of December 2011, I was getting ready to go to The Gambia for a week.


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#685410 - 15th Apr 2012 8:26pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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This is Murphy recently, looking more rough than in months gone by. I suspect he may be diabetic or have hyperthyroidism as he lost quite a bit of weight, but started putting it back on again so maybe he was just a little poorly, still happy as ever though.


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#685414 - 15th Apr 2012 9:07pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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ginger moggy's are my favourite, what a stunner he is ..

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#685421 - 15th Apr 2012 9:22pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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Yeah he is, he is a great cat, he sometimes tries to bite you when playing and has some matted fur near his tail that he won't let me cut out, but all round good cat. I wish that woman I do house share with didn't have that boyfriend, I would have been able to stay then.

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#685423 - 15th Apr 2012 9:25pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: Kieran1981]
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Hope he finds someone if you cant keep him, he is lovely!!!!

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#685429 - 15th Apr 2012 9:52pm Re: My stray cat Murphy. [Re: angelina]
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I want to find someone in the Bromborough area who would have him so I could still see him every so often easily enough. I would be prepared to supply his food, I would rather that option of someone having him than have to get him put down when he is happy etc, I would feel bad.

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