Saturday, June 07, 2008

PhotoHunt: Bad Hair

Why a photo of Bailey looking goofy for this week's theme, bad hair? Well, since he's white, his hair shows up on everything, all year long. It makes wearing dark clothes a pain since I have to de-hair them all the time. But now that it's spring, going on summer, when he's shedding A LOT, his hair is Literally Everywhere! Whatever possessed me to agree to having a white cat, I don't know. But this photo does make me smile. :)

24 comments:

  1. You aren't the only one. My dog is mostly white and while my cat is a mixture of white, but mostly orange, it seems like I am always covered in white hairs thanks to both of them.

    Love the photo of Bailey!

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  2. lol, I love that picture! It's a lolcat waiting to happen :P

    I have the same problem. One of my cats is sort of beige, another is light grey and a third one is black and white, so no matter what I do there are always very noticeable cat hairs all over my dark clothes.

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  3. That is one smug looking kitty! I half expected to see a mouse under his paws, or milk dripping from his whiskers. Someone's pleased about something!

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  4. What a great shot! So much attitude. :D

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  5. He's bad and he's proud it hehe... nice photo! :)

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  6. are you lookin' at me?!

    very sweet :)

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  7. Annie-Dog is shedding quite a bit these days, too, as she "blows" her winter coat. As I speak, she's at the groomer's getting all nice and clean (and hopefully, a little less furry!).

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  8. Oh, my gosh, I just love that photo! It made me laugh.

    We have black hair everywhere. I suppose if you have a cat, you're obligated to defuzz, period!

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  9. We really put up with a lot for the ones we love! My Tina was mostly black. Her fur really didn't go well with my summer wardrobe either. LOL!

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  10. I love the look on his face. He looks like he's saying what all cats think: "I'm better than you." I know what you mean about white cat hair _ we have a long-haired one. :)

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  11. Sooooo cute, I'd excuse the bad white hair that hangs to your clothes, etc.! BTW, he looks Japanese... in particular, he reminds me of those "welcome cats" in stores! :DDDD

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  12. Literary Feline- LOL, the joys of having pets. Jiro's hair is much darker and usually not as noticeable but I still end up covered in hair when he sits on my lap. ;)

    Nymeth- I thought lolcat too when I saw the picture! :P
    We keep a lint roller by the door so H can make sure he's reasonably hair free before going to work.

    mariel- LOL. No milk or mice.. who know what he was so pleased about!

    Bunny Trails, philos, lingovise- An "I'm the king of cats" kind of look. ;)

    Les- We brush them, but especially Bailey, quite often in this season and it's amazing how much hair comes off. Hope Annie comes back looking all pretty.

    Nancy- Glad it brought you some joy! It makes me smile too. :)
    Yes, I think it's just one of the things that comes with sharing a house with a cat, or two.

    Teddy Rose- I'm not sure cat hair goes with any wardrobe! But it's the price we pay. :)

    Maree- Oh yes, you can tell he's feeling pretty superior at that moment. I can't imagine a long-haired white cat!

    YTSL- Haha about him being like the maneki neko. He is white, and Japanese. :)

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  13. Great pose for the camera! I think Bailey is just adorable!! =)

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  14. This shot has definitely bring a smile to me too! He's like, "So what I shed a lot of hair?" lolz

    Jean Chia

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  15. LOLLL! And I mean that literally. I'm not just typing it. He's sooo cuuuute. But I do understand about the fur. Daisy is white and yellowish, so she shows up on my black work clothes constantly.

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  16. Hey is this for the Weekly Geeks? Your cat is mega cute. White cats are beautiful, even though I like them silvery charcoal.

    I posted my photo post yesterday, when the theme was announced. However I have a problem with the image button. It doesn't want to appear on my blog as a widget for some weird reason.

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  17. Oh! I love Bailey! He looks so snobby and dignified! I want to make a lolcat out of him that says MY GOOD SIR I'M AFRAID THIS WINE WILL NOT DO.

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  18. kaycee- He doesn't usually pose for me so I was glad to catch this one. :)

    Jean Chia- Exactly. He's like "what's a little bit of hair...?"

    Andi- Yes we put up with the white hair on everything because he is pretty cute most of the time.

    daydream- No, this is for the Saturday PhotoHunt. I'm not sure yet what I'll post for Weekly Geeks. Probably won't be until later in the week.
    I love silver grey cats too. Russian blues are so pretty!

    Janet- All this adoration is going to go to his head! ;)

    Dewey- I've never made a lolcat, but that would be a good one.

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  19. Oh, goody. I can't wait. I already posted mine and the likes. It was a very gothic photosession. ;) My first WG post.

    Have you watched that commercial about cat food Sheba. The silvery charcoal cat was wowness!

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  20. daydream- I think I know the commercial you're talking about and if so, then yes the cat in it is very purty. :)

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  21. Cute white cat I wish to have one. But my six cats are all gray and the other one is orange...

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  22. So sweet. Bailey looks like he is smiling and about to say something! How do you manage to get your cats to pose?
    :-)

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  23. mimi- I love grey cats though. :)

    A Reader from India- LOL. It's usually just chance. He was sitting on the box already so I grabbed my camera and tried to get him to look up. The attitude is all him! :P

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