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December 27, 2016

Good afternoon!

I want to update about my cat Garfield, but his former name was Dolce Vita.

This past Sunday, October 23, I’ve celebrated my third anniversary about having my cat Garfield because I have adopted him three years ago which was October 23, 2013 when he was only six years old.

I also want to let you know when I adopted my cat three years ago, I renamed him as Sylvester from Dolce Vita.

When I’ve adopted my cat on October 23, 2013, I wished I could have named him as Garfield instead of Sylvester since the very beginning because my cat really looks like Garfield similar to the classical cartoon show from the 80s as “Garfield and Friends.”

The reason why I’ve refused to name my cat Garfield since the beginning of my adoption because I’ve received sad flashbacks about my parents gave my cat away when I was a teenager; moreover, I used to have a cat similar to my current feline when I was a teenager. Unfortunately, my parents gave my cat away only because they couldn’t afford anymore for veterinary expenses.

Because I’ve been having my cat for a long time since October 23, 2013, now I’ve felt comfortable to rename him the right name as Garfield because he is very chubby, huge, and white with orange; and especially from his loving looks that he gives me most of the time.

As a result, I am happy that I could cope and move on about the sad memories from the past because Garfield has been living with me for the past three years.

This is going to be my last time in changing my cat’s name. From now on, I will not be changing my cat’s name anymore, and his name is going to be Garfield.

When I bring my cat for pet photos with Santa’s event almost in one month, I will introduce my cat to Santa Claus as Garfield.

Yours truly,

Daisy Castaneda

Cat owner