Ch.Int. Joetunn´s Tom Dooley
black tabby mc/ white (n 09 23)
He`s our big gigantic
Pappa Bear :o)
An original type Norwegian Forestcat! Very big and strong.
With a coat structure that every Norwegian Forestcat dreams of! Because
of him, we are crazy about Polaris, who is responsible
for Dooley`s in- and outside. Dooley has also Polaris`s signature: A tiny
little white tailtip :o).
His wonderful temper made him a perfect breeding male. He never sprayed.
Never fought with other males.
And he was a wonderful father! Now he`s a wonderful grandpa and great-
We had to neuter him, because he got stones is his bladder from a bad
i tried, because a friend told me that there was a new, marvallous food,
pure nature. I still can`t forgive me that.
Not only our males, but also other males got bladder stones because of
Still he takes care of our kittens, teaching them to be as social,
as he is. He really can get along with any creature!
Two of his daughters stayed in our cattery as breeding queens.
Candy and Pippi
fra Jerriks Smykkeskrin.
And after we had to neuter them also, we kept a daughter of Pippi (Tossa)
even got his great-grandchild (Candy's grandchild: S*Istindra's
of Sweden to keep his lines for our cattery!
Tossa´s son Ior
has inherited lots of him!
were as solid as a rock...
Not the leader of the pack, but the gentle wise guy,
everyone came to whenever in need...
13 years you where with us for better or for good...
Every newcomer got a warm welcome, you comforted them and showed them
Every one just loved you desperately and we will never forget you...
You went to sleep forever in the arms of your daughter and
she held you tight for ours after...
This picture is burned into my mind forever...
It hurts soooo terribly much...
The old Feline, who never liked anyone - except for you,
now often lies together with your daughter on the blanket you left your
last breath on...
You live on in all your wonderful offsprings and in our hearts
Rest in peace my Dooley-Bear
found a nice urn for him.
It looks like an ancient, Egypt juwellery box.
He´s a little bit founder-male of my cattery, which is called translated:
"Out of Jerrik´s juwellery chest"
little Trulsson - aren´t they both totally-super-cute???
Trulsson and Trulla is hiding behind him
with his daughter Pippi. They stil love each other desperatly!
if he's 10 years, now- he still takes good care of his grandchildren!
Ida with Dooley
he doesn't like the kids fooling around anymore, but he stil loves to
cuddle with them!
his daughter Pippi
She misses him sooo much...