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I Saw the Ghost of My Cat - Catster

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- 2333 days ago -
The summer before my 14th birthday, my family and I went to our local animal shelter to adopt a dog. We came home with a dog and two cats -- Iris, a mostly white calico, and Purr Bear, a long-haired black-and-white Maine Coon lookalike.


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Roseann d (178)
Friday November 2, 2012, 5:20 pm
My friend's dad who never believed in ghosts...saw their cat's ghost twice. Once super clear and once...a more faded.

Me too BarbCat. I've definitely felt my own cat's presence. Didn't see her though.

Vicky P (476)
Friday November 2, 2012, 6:00 pm

Terry V (30)
Friday November 2, 2012, 6:36 pm

Barb K (1687)
Friday November 2, 2012, 8:01 pm
AMAZING is right!! What I wouldn't give to see my beloved long black haired cat 'Spooky' the way she saw Iris.

Lydia S (155)
Friday November 2, 2012, 10:56 pm
Very nice , Thanks

Gysele van Santen (213)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 12:56 am
such a beautiful post, thank you.

Past Member (0)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 1:22 am
Whenever I had a problem I always saw a calico cat that looked much like mine that went missing when I was a girl. As a spiritualist I believe very much in these stories of messages and visions from the afterlife. Blessings

Gloria picchetti (304)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 2:45 am
Bearutiful story.

Karen Martinez (18)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 2:46 am
Very touching. I still get glimpses of my Princeton under the table. Sometimes I even hear his 'Mrwooow' when he wants something, and we lost him last spring. I don't believe our pets ever really leave us.

Joshua Bigley (8)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 4:39 am
I never saw an animal ghost but I had a pet visit me in a dream. it felt very real--like astral traveling. A dog I was very close to, and had given to a friend. i felt like I had abandoned him, and always feel guilty, even now years later. We had a very special bond. When he came to me in the dream i was thinknig he might be dying of old age so I called to find out and was told he was fine. In the dream he had returned ot my childhood home, a place he never knew, and lay dying with his paw in my hand. It felt very very real. A lab-pit. I saved his life twice and he saved mine twice--but that is another story.

June M (136)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 5:46 am
thanks everyone for sharing such wonderful stories ♥

TomCat S (128)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 7:57 am
I have awakened, because I heard a deceased cat purring in my ear.

aj E (164)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 9:04 am

Kay M (347)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 9:39 am
wish i knew my cat was ok.

Dany Strakova (123)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 10:17 am
such a beautiful story! thanks for sharing

Donna Hamilton (159)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 11:23 am
Amazing story! Thanks for posting, BarbCat.

jennifer t (41)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 2:13 pm
Great story.Thanks

jennifer t (41)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 2:20 pm
I wish this poor cat had been desexed instead of being encouraged to have litter after litter of kittens.Desex your pets

Lynne Buckley (0)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 3:08 pm
I've seen the ghost of my dog in the garden and we've had a few visits inside the house too. I find it very comforting to know that he's still around some days. We miss him.

Suzanne L (89)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 8:25 pm
Lovely post Barb. TY.

Marie W (67)
Saturday November 3, 2012, 9:08 pm
SPAY AND NEUTER is my first comment- the litter after litter part really infuriates me. The ghost part I believe.

desanka s (416)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:00 pm
Love and beyond... Beautiful story Barb, thank you for sharing!

Wolf LuvR (120)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 12:29 pm
yrs ago I didn't see but heard the sound of my recently deceased horse. Beautiful story Barb, thanks for sharing.

. (0)
Monday November 12, 2012, 12:16 pm
Thanks Barb for sharing. I, too, have seen my deceased cats and I think it's because some people are more open to it, and have a special kinship with them..

Yvonne F (181)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 9:58 am
Interesting! Thanks Barb for sharing

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Saturday May 18, 2013, 3:59 am
Yes, that has been my experience on occasion and it is certainly a moving experience!
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