The family cats

Caspar is the noisy one who miaows to go out at all times of the day and night, whether he really wants to or not. If he doesn’t get his own way he stalks around looking cross.

George scurries around on three paws, and scrambles up walls instead of jumping. He likes to keep to his own routine and not encounter too many strangers. During the recent cold spell he went into hibernation for 3 weeks. Jacques ‘the kitten’ is much younger than the others, and still does silly things such as climbing big trees to try and catch magpies*, and stalking the local fox.*[updated June 2010] and, on one memorable occasion, succeeding