03/17/2015 – Ruby Tuesday

Ruby's Tower - 2015 © Colehauscats.com

Ruby’s Tower – 2015 © Colehauscats.com

Want easy instructions on how to make Ruby even more happy with her tower? Her tower has a hole in the center of one of the levels, a level she likes but as you might imagine, she isn’t fond of the hole. It provides easy upward climbing access for younger cats but it’s too much wasted real estate, we think. Sure, we could have just piled a blanket over it, but…

Add warm mat - 2015 © Colehauscats.com

Add warm mat – 2015 © Colehauscats.com

… Take one cushy heated cat bed with soft cover purchased from the Doctors Foster and Smith store. (We love this place!)

Add warm mat to Ruby's tower - 2015 © Colehauscats.com

Add warm mat to Ruby’s tower – 2015 © Colehauscats.com

Place heated mat over tower hole, plug in, and…

Add one Ruby - 2015 © Colehauscats.com

Add one Ruby – 2015 © Colehauscats.com

Well, what do you think? That is one confident-looking girl! Ruby has barely left this bed since we put it in two weeks ago. She’s more talkie and friendly (mom hasn’t been bitten or scratched once in all that time – a record!) and Tessa, who shares the room at night, couldn’t care less since she runs warm all the time. Ruby is in complete heaven and we’re thinking, “Duh! We should have done this for her ages ago!”

25 responses to “03/17/2015 – Ruby Tuesday

  1. Ruby it looks like you chose a great place to relax in.
    Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

  2. ruby !! we loves foster & smith two….& inn deed thatz a grate eye dea yur mom had…ewe shuld try self warming mattz sum time coz ya can take em with ya any wear ya wanna go !! ♥♥♥ plus they come in like way kewl leopard printz !! ♥

  3. What a happy resolution! We’re glad Ruby likes her new toasty spot 🙂

  4. Wow that sure sounds like it was a great success. Have a terrific Tuesday and happy St Patrick’s Day.
    Best wishes Molly

  5. Alright, Ruby! Happy day when your humans figured out what you needed! Less biteys are better for everyone! Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

  6. Plush!
    We love it Ruby and you look so happy!

  7. It is a great idea, and best of all. ….the cat is happy.

  8. Ruby, we’re so glad your humans finally caught on. You look perfectly contented…….as you should! 🙂

  9. Someone looks very comfortable. It’s amazing what one small change can do.

  10. Ruby, you do look so super happy. What a nice thing your humans did for you, and what a sweet girl for showing your appreciation by not attacking your mom. XOCK, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo

  11. What an awesome idea! I remember your human talking about it during my cat show weekend, and it’s nice seeing how it played out here.

  12. Andrea and the Celestial Kitties

    What a great idea! She looks all warm and cozy there!

  13. Ruby that looks like a great warm spot.

  14. Looks absolutely purrfect 🙂


  15. A warmed bed? That sounds purrrrrfect!

  16. Ruby looks very happy on her heated bed.

  17. Dat heated bed looks pawsome!

  18. Well, now we know what we want! 🙂

  19. Happy St. Patrick’s Day. We all like the warms.

  20. Ruby looks very happy! Spoiled girl. ♥

  21. Ruby, that warm bed has softened your look… enjoy it sweet Torbie girl!

  22. What a great idea!! I love it! Looks like Ruby is loving it too. You have a great mommy Ruby. ❤️

  23. That is awesome! A warm bed and no sneak attacks from the other younger cats would make us happy, too. 🙂

  24. Pawsome idea ! You look very happy, Ruby ! Purrs

  25. What a lovely solution. Ruby looks like one happy kitty.